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

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 66 31 44
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +13
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 3 13 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.53% 4.29% 2.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.60% 4.92% 2.64%
Number of salaries quoted 3 12 9
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +47.54%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Test Scripting
Merseyside

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
498 264 341
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 87.83% 87.13% 84.41%
Number of salaries quoted 302 221 287
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £70,000
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 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 30 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 6 (85.71%) QA
2 5 (71.43%) Selenium
2 5 (71.43%) System Testing
2 5 (71.43%) SDLC
2 5 (71.43%) API Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Test Automation
2 5 (71.43%) LoadRunner
2 5 (71.43%) Automated Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Cucumber
2 5 (71.43%) SoapUI
2 5 (71.43%) Gherkin
3 1 (14.29%) Bitbucket
3 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
3 1 (14.29%) Android Development
3 1 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
3 1 (14.29%) Degree
3 1 (14.29%) JIRA
3 1 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) .NET
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 1 (14.29%) ISEB
3 1 (14.29%) EPoS
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (14.29%) GIS

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) GIS
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Cucumber
1 5 (71.43%) LoadRunner
1 5 (71.43%) Selenium
1 5 (71.43%) SoapUI
2 1 (14.29%) Bitbucket
2 1 (14.29%) JIRA
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Automation Test Lead
1 5 (71.43%) QA Leader
1 5 (71.43%) Test Leader
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) EPoS Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) QA Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) QA Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) QA Test Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) QA Test Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Quality Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Senior C# Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) Gherkin
2 1 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) EPoS
1 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) API Testing
1 5 (71.43%) Automated Testing
1 5 (71.43%) SDLC
1 5 (71.43%) System Testing
1 5 (71.43%) Test Automation
2 1 (14.29%) Android Development
2 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
2 1 (14.29%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C#
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) ISEB
1 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
1 1 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (85.71%) QA
2 1 (14.29%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle
1 1 (14.29%) Telerik
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