The first table below looks at the demand for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Liverpool region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 51 55 57
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +2
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 11 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 2.10% 1.71% 1.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.58% 2.07% 2.12%
Number of salaries quoted 11 8 4
Average salary £35,000 £38,750 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.67% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £31,350 £26,100
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £41,500 £44,300
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
427 386 378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 81.64% 82.30% 70.26%
Number of salaries quoted 368 347 351
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Test Scripting
Merseyside

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Liverpool region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Scripting Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Test Scripting Salary Trend in Liverpool

Test Scripting
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Liverpool

Test Scripting
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool region citing Test Scripting also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Test Scripting.

1 6 (54.55%) Java
1 6 (54.55%) Selenium
2 5 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (45.45%) TeamCity
2 5 (45.45%) WebDriver
2 5 (45.45%) Cucumber
2 5 (45.45%) BDD
2 5 (45.45%) Hudson
2 5 (45.45%) SpecFlow
2 5 (45.45%) Jenkins
2 5 (45.45%) User Stories
2 5 (45.45%) Automation Testing
2 5 (45.45%) ISEB
2 5 (45.45%) Bugzilla
2 5 (45.45%) Scrum
2 5 (45.45%) SQL
2 5 (45.45%) C#
2 5 (45.45%) TDD
2 5 (45.45%) Automated Testing
2 5 (45.45%) Ruby
2 5 (45.45%) JIRA
3 4 (36.36%) HP
3 4 (36.36%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (18.18%) Finance
4 2 (18.18%) QA
5 1 (9.09%) ISTQB
5 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
5 1 (9.09%) Manual Testing
5 1 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool region citing Test Scripting also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Test Scripting. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Selenium
2 5 (45.45%) TeamCity
2 5 (45.45%) WebDriver
2 5 (45.45%) Cucumber
2 5 (45.45%) Hudson
2 5 (45.45%) SpecFlow
2 5 (45.45%) Jenkins
2 5 (45.45%) Bugzilla
2 5 (45.45%) JIRA
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Analyst
1 6 (54.55%) Test Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Test Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Automation Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) QA Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior QA Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Automation Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (45.45%) BDD
1 5 (45.45%) User Stories
1 5 (45.45%) Automation Testing
1 5 (45.45%) Scrum
1 5 (45.45%) TDD
1 5 (45.45%) Automated Testing
2 1 (9.09%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) Java
2 5 (45.45%) SQL
2 5 (45.45%) C#
2 5 (45.45%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) ISEB
2 1 (9.09%) ISTQB
2 1 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) HP
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
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