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 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Merseyside / Liverpool
Rank 45 45 47
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 2 10 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.54% 2.38% 1.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.62% 2.70% 2.05%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 7
Median salary £31,250 £37,500 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +63.04%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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
321 371 390
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 86.29% 88.12% 89.45%
Number of salaries quoted 250 298 326
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £58,000
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 14 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 4 (100.00%) QA
2 3 (75.00%) Selenium
2 3 (75.00%) Manual Testing
2 3 (75.00%) System Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (75.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (75.00%) SoapUI
2 3 (75.00%) Gherkin
2 3 (75.00%) Automation Testing
2 3 (75.00%) SDLC
2 3 (75.00%) API Testing
3 1 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) 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 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (75.00%) Selenium
1 3 (75.00%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) QA Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) QA Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Lead Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Gherkin
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) API Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Automation Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Manual Testing
1 3 (75.00%) SDLC
1 3 (75.00%) System Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) QA