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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 48 52 66
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +14
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 8 12 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.91% 2.30% 0.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.22% 2.83% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 2
Median salary £35,000 £30,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
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
360 424 418
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 85.92% 81.38% 86.01%
Number of salaries quoted 344 342 351
Median salary £39,000 £36,000 £38,230
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -5.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,000 £43,750
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 28 September 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 28 September 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
Chorley -1 3 £35,000 +16.66%
Blackpool - 2 £32,500 -
Skelmersdale - 1 £40,000 -
Test Scripting
North West

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (58.33%) JIRA
1 7 (58.33%) QA
2 6 (50.00%) Selenium
2 6 (50.00%) BDD
3 5 (41.67%) HTML
3 5 (41.67%) CSS
3 5 (41.67%) TDD
3 5 (41.67%) Penetration Testing
3 5 (41.67%) User Stories
3 5 (41.67%) Node.js
3 5 (41.67%) Performance Testing
3 5 (41.67%) Compatibility Testing
3 5 (41.67%) Scala
3 5 (41.67%) WebDriver
3 5 (41.67%) Defect Management
4 4 (33.33%) Cucumber
4 4 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 4 (33.33%) SQL
4 4 (33.33%) ISEB
5 3 (25.00%) DSL
5 3 (25.00%) Software Testing
5 3 (25.00%) Coaching
5 3 (25.00%) Jenkins
5 3 (25.00%) Automation Testing
5 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
5 3 (25.00%) Confluence
5 3 (25.00%) Test Management
5 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration

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 3 (25.00%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) Data Mining
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (58.33%) JIRA
2 6 (50.00%) Selenium
3 5 (41.67%) WebDriver
4 4 (33.33%) Cucumber
5 3 (25.00%) Gatling
5 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
5 3 (25.00%) Jenkins
6 1 (8.33%) Bitbucket
6 1 (8.33%) Calabash
6 1 (8.33%) Capybara
6 1 (8.33%) Fiddler
6 1 (8.33%) HP UFT
General
1 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Analyst
1 6 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Software Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Software Test Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Tester
3 2 (16.67%) Automation Tester
3 2 (16.67%) QA Automation Tester
3 2 (16.67%) QA Tester
3 2 (16.67%) Selenium Automation Tester
3 2 (16.67%) Selenium Tester
3 2 (16.67%) Test Automation Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Test Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Tester
4 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Developer
4 1 (8.33%) QA Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) QA Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior C# Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) CSS
1 5 (41.67%) HTML
1 5 (41.67%) Node.js
2 1 (8.33%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) BDD
3 5 (41.67%) Compatibility Testing
3 5 (41.67%) Defect Management
3 5 (41.67%) Penetration Testing
3 5 (41.67%) Performance Testing
3 5 (41.67%) TDD
3 5 (41.67%) User Stories
4 4 (33.33%) Mentoring
5 3 (25.00%) Automation Testing
5 3 (25.00%) Coaching
5 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (25.00%) Manual Testing
5 3 (25.00%) QA Automation
5 3 (25.00%) Software Testing
5 3 (25.00%) Test Management
6 2 (16.67%) Automated Testing
6 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
7 1 (8.33%) Functional Testing
7 1 (8.33%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) Scala
2 4 (33.33%) SQL
3 3 (25.00%) Groovy
4 1 (8.33%) C#
4 1 (8.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) ISEB
2 3 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (58.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) HP
1 1 (8.33%) Telerik
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