The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 49 37 59
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +22
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 11 21 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 2.10% 4.60% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.39% 5.68% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 10 11 3
Median salary £41,250 £30,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -25.00%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Test Scripting
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Lancashire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
460 370 447
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 87.62% 80.96% 87.13%
Number of salaries quoted 419 284 385
Median salary £39,750 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of job ads across the Lancashire region citing Test Scripting as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Scripting Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Lancashire region.

Test Scripting Salary Trend in Lancashire

Test Scripting
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Lancashire

Test Scripting
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Scripting within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Preston -9 4 £42,500 +25.92%
Nelson - 3 £37,500 -
Skelmersdale - 2 £32,000 -
Rossendale - 1 - - 1
Test Scripting
North West

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, IT jobs citing Test Scripting also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Lancashire region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 13 (68.42%) QA
2 12 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (57.89%) JIRA
4 8 (42.11%) Selenium
4 8 (42.11%) BDD
5 6 (31.58%) Automation Testing
5 6 (31.58%) Manual Testing
5 6 (31.58%) Automated Testing
5 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
6 5 (26.32%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (26.32%) User Stories
6 5 (26.32%) Cucumber
7 4 (21.05%) Fiddler
7 4 (21.05%) Capybara
7 4 (21.05%) Calabash
7 4 (21.05%) Defect Management
7 4 (21.05%) Manufacturing
7 4 (21.05%) SQL
8 3 (15.79%) .NET
8 3 (15.79%) C#
8 3 (15.79%) HTML
8 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET
8 3 (15.79%) CSS
8 3 (15.79%) ISEB
8 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2000
8 3 (15.79%) MVC
8 3 (15.79%) Performance Testing
8 3 (15.79%) Compatibility Testing
8 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (15.79%) Penetration Testing

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.26%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2000
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (57.89%) JIRA
2 8 (42.11%) Selenium
3 5 (26.32%) Cucumber
4 4 (21.05%) Calabash
4 4 (21.05%) Capybara
4 4 (21.05%) Fiddler
5 3 (15.79%) Bitbucket
5 3 (15.79%) WebDriver
6 1 (5.26%) Gatling
6 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
6 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (21.05%) Manufacturing
2 3 (15.79%) Retail
3 2 (10.53%) Finance
4 1 (5.26%) Electronics
4 1 (5.26%) Marketing
4 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Analyst
1 9 (47.37%) Test Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) QA Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) QA Test Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Agile Tester
3 3 (15.79%) C# Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Developer
3 3 (15.79%) QA Tester
3 3 (15.79%) Software Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Software Test Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) SQL Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Tester
4 2 (10.53%) Automation Tester
4 2 (10.53%) QA Automation Tester
4 2 (10.53%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 2 (10.53%) Selenium Tester
4 2 (10.53%) Senior C# Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Test Leader
5 1 (5.26%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) .NET
1 3 (15.79%) .NET Framework
1 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET
1 3 (15.79%) CSS
1 3 (15.79%) HTML
1 3 (15.79%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (42.11%) BDD
3 6 (31.58%) Automated Testing
3 6 (31.58%) Automation Testing
3 6 (31.58%) Manual Testing
4 5 (26.32%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (26.32%) User Stories
5 4 (21.05%) Defect Management
6 3 (15.79%) Compatibility Testing
6 3 (15.79%) Mentoring
6 3 (15.79%) MVC
6 3 (15.79%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (15.79%) Performance Testing
6 3 (15.79%) Software Testing
6 3 (15.79%) TDD
7 2 (10.53%) QA Automation
7 2 (10.53%) Test Management
8 1 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (5.26%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (5.26%) Smoke Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) SQL
2 3 (15.79%) C#
2 3 (15.79%) Scala
3 1 (5.26%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) ISEB
1 3 (15.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (68.42%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Telerik
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle
2 1 (5.26%) SAP
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