The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Merseyside / Liverpool
Rank 52 40 50
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +10
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 3 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.66% 2.07% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.78% 2.36% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 1
Median salary £30,000 £38,750 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.58% +68.47%
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
384 339 311
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 84.40% 87.82% 87.61%
Number of salaries quoted 296 261 264
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £51,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

The demand trend of job ads across the Liverpool 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 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
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 5 (100.00%) QA
2 4 (80.00%) Selenium
2 4 (80.00%) System Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (80.00%) Cucumber
2 4 (80.00%) SoapUI
2 4 (80.00%) Gherkin
2 4 (80.00%) SDLC
2 4 (80.00%) API Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Automation Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Manual Testing
4 1 (20.00%) MS Office
4 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (20.00%) LoadRunner
4 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Finance

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool 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:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Cucumber
1 4 (80.00%) Selenium
1 4 (80.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (20.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Test Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) QA Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) QA Test Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) Test Leader
4 1 (20.00%) Automation Test Lead
4 1 (20.00%) Lead Test Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) QA Leader
4 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) Gherkin
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) API Testing
1 4 (80.00%) SDLC
1 4 (80.00%) System Testing
1 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (60.00%) Automation Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) QA