The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 90 89 127
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +38
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 109 95 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.92% 2.69% 1.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.26% 3.00% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 89 86 54
Median salary £40,000 £36,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +7.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,600 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £44,250
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 Manchester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3343 3166 3652
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 89.50% 89.74% 86.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2941 2579 3116
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester 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 Manchester

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Test Scripting Salary Trend in Manchester

Test Scripting
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Manchester

Test Scripting
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Scripting within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 9 December 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
Stockport +7 5 £35,000 +11.11%
Altrincham -3 2 £42,500 +37.09% 2
Test Scripting
North West

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 125 (63.13%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (50.51%) Selenium
3 72 (36.36%) SDLC
4 68 (34.34%) Automated Testing
5 62 (31.31%) QA
6 61 (30.81%) Scrum
7 55 (27.78%) Test Automation
8 52 (26.26%) ISTQB
9 49 (24.75%) ISEB
10 46 (23.23%) Java
11 43 (21.72%) C#
11 43 (21.72%) Continuous Integration
12 42 (21.21%) Windows
13 39 (19.70%) SQL
13 39 (19.70%) Finance
13 39 (19.70%) Software Testing
14 38 (19.19%) Cucumber
15 36 (18.18%) Manual Testing
16 35 (17.68%) Regression Testing
17 32 (16.16%) TDD
18 31 (15.66%) SAP
19 30 (15.15%) BDD
20 26 (13.13%) Android
20 26 (13.13%) Apple iOS
21 25 (12.63%) Configuration Management
21 25 (12.63%) JIRA
22 24 (12.12%) Degree
23 23 (11.62%) Automation Testing
24 22 (11.11%) System Integration Testing
24 22 (11.11%) Data Conversion

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 6 (3.03%) CMS
2 4 (2.02%) CICS
3 3 (1.52%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 13 (6.57%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.03%) MS Office
3 1 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.51%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 17 (8.59%) SAP CO
1 17 (8.59%) SAP FI
1 17 (8.59%) SAP FI/CO
2 3 (1.52%) SAP WM
3 2 (1.01%) Demantra
3 2 (1.01%) Oracle ASCP
3 2 (1.01%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (1.01%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.51%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.51%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.51%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.51%) Oracle E-Business Tax
4 1 (0.51%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.51%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.51%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.51%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.51%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 14 (7.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.52%) GitHub
3 2 (1.01%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.02%) Firewall
1 4 (2.02%) FTP
1 4 (2.02%) HTTP
1 4 (2.02%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.51%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (4.55%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
1 9 (4.55%) SAP BW
2 5 (2.53%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (2.02%) DB2
3 4 (2.02%) MS Access
3 4 (2.02%) Oracle Database
4 3 (1.52%) SQL Server
4 3 (1.52%) SQLPlus
5 1 (0.51%) Big Data
5 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 100 (50.51%) Selenium
2 38 (19.19%) Cucumber
3 25 (12.63%) JIRA
4 16 (8.08%) Jenkins
5 14 (7.07%) WebDriver
6 13 (6.57%) HP UFT
6 13 (6.57%) JMeter
7 10 (5.05%) NUnit
7 10 (5.05%) Team Foundation Server
8 9 (4.55%) FitNesse
8 9 (4.55%) Gradle
8 9 (4.55%) TestNG
9 8 (4.04%) SpecFlow
10 5 (2.53%) Toad
11 4 (2.02%) Fiddler
11 4 (2.02%) Firebug
11 4 (2.02%) LoadRunner
11 4 (2.02%) The Grinder
12 3 (1.52%) Oracle Forms
12 3 (1.52%) Ranorex
General
1 39 (19.70%) Finance
2 11 (5.56%) Manufacturing
3 8 (4.04%) Banking
3 8 (4.04%) Telecoms
4 7 (3.54%) Military
5 4 (2.02%) Retail
6 3 (1.52%) Games
7 2 (1.01%) Electronics
7 2 (1.01%) Marketing
8 1 (0.51%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 72 (36.36%) Analyst
2 70 (35.35%) Tester
3 56 (28.28%) Test Analyst
4 48 (24.24%) Test Engineer
5 34 (17.17%) Automation Tester
6 33 (16.67%) Software Tester
7 26 (13.13%) QA Tester
8 24 (12.12%) Test Automation Engineer
9 20 (10.10%) Developer
10 16 (8.08%) Automation Test Analyst
11 14 (7.07%) QA Engineer
11 14 (7.07%) SAP Developer
11 14 (7.07%) Selenium Test Analyst
11 14 (7.07%) Software Analyst
11 14 (7.07%) Software Test Analyst
12 12 (6.06%) Consultant
12 12 (6.06%) QA Analyst
13 11 (5.56%) Integration Engineer
13 11 (5.56%) QA Test Analyst
13 11 (5.56%) Test and Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (10.10%) Web Services
2 16 (8.08%) .NET
3 13 (6.57%) Gherkin
3 13 (6.57%) HTML
4 11 (5.56%) CSS
5 9 (4.55%) DOM
5 9 (4.55%) Silverlight
6 4 (2.02%) SOAP
6 4 (2.02%) XML
7 3 (1.52%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.51%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (0.51%) CSS3
8 1 (0.51%) HTML5
8 1 (0.51%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 22 (11.11%) Data Conversion
2 18 (9.09%) iPad
3 13 (6.57%) Mobile App
4 7 (3.54%) FMCG
5 5 (2.53%) Driving Licence
6 4 (2.02%) Mainframe
6 4 (2.02%) VSAM
7 3 (1.52%) User Experience
8 2 (1.01%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.01%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.01%) Cyberthreat
8 2 (1.01%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.01%) Online Gambling
9 1 (0.51%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.51%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.51%) CESG
9 1 (0.51%) PlayStation
9 1 (0.51%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 42 (21.21%) Windows
2 26 (13.13%) Android
2 26 (13.13%) Apple iOS
3 18 (9.09%) Linux
4 11 (5.56%) Windows Server
5 4 (2.02%) Unix
6 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (63.13%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (36.36%) SDLC
3 68 (34.34%) Automated Testing
4 61 (30.81%) Scrum
5 55 (27.78%) Test Automation
6 43 (21.72%) Continuous Integration
7 39 (19.70%) Software Testing
8 36 (18.18%) Manual Testing
9 35 (17.68%) Regression Testing
10 32 (16.16%) TDD
11 30 (15.15%) BDD
12 25 (12.63%) Configuration Management
13 23 (11.62%) Automation Testing
14 22 (11.11%) System Integration Testing
15 19 (9.60%) Functional Testing
15 19 (9.60%) Process Improvement
16 18 (9.09%) Validation
17 16 (8.08%) Test Management
17 16 (8.08%) User Acceptance Testing
18 14 (7.07%) Defect Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (23.23%) Java
2 43 (21.72%) C#
3 39 (19.70%) SQL
4 18 (9.09%) Python
5 13 (6.57%) C
5 13 (6.57%) C++
5 13 (6.57%) Perl
6 10 (5.05%) JavaScript
7 4 (2.02%) ABAP
7 4 (2.02%) COBOL
7 4 (2.02%) JCL
7 4 (2.02%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.01%) Ruby
8 2 (1.01%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.51%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.51%) VBA
Qualifications
1 52 (26.26%) ISTQB
2 49 (24.75%) ISEB
3 24 (12.12%) Degree
4 21 (10.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 17 (8.59%) Security Cleared
6 15 (7.58%) DV Cleared
7 6 (3.03%) SC Cleared
8 2 (1.01%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (31.31%) QA
2 1 (0.51%) SDET
System Software
1 7 (3.54%) Hyper-V
1 7 (3.54%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (7.58%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (2.02%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 31 (15.66%) SAP
2 22 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 11 (5.56%) Oracle
4 8 (4.04%) HP
5 7 (3.54%) VMware
6 4 (2.02%) Cognizant
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