The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the Salford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 10 16 17
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +1
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 2 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 6.67% 4.92% 9.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.11% 5.56% 10.96%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 8
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -15.78%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
Test Scripting
Manchester

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Salford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
18 54 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 60.00% 88.52% 83.91%
Number of salaries quoted 13 47 67
Median salary £37,500 £41,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.63% -7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £32,000 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £52,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

The demand trend of job ads across the Salford 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 Salford

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Salford

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

Test Scripting Salary Trend in Salford

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 Salford region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 6 (100.00%) JIRA
1 6 (100.00%) QA
1 6 (100.00%) Selenium
1 6 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Defect Management
2 4 (66.67%) JMeter
2 4 (66.67%) Workflow
2 4 (66.67%) Ruby
2 4 (66.67%) TDD
2 4 (66.67%) Mercurial
2 4 (66.67%) OWASP
2 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 4 (66.67%) WebDriver
2 4 (66.67%) Cucumber
2 4 (66.67%) BDD
2 4 (66.67%) Gerrit
2 4 (66.67%) API Testing
2 4 (66.67%) QA Automation
2 4 (66.67%) Jenkins
3 2 (33.33%) High Availability
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) Appium
3 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 2 (33.33%) Automation Testing

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Salford 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:

Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) JIRA
1 6 (100.00%) Selenium
2 4 (66.67%) Cucumber
2 4 (66.67%) Gerrit
2 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 4 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 4 (66.67%) JMeter
2 4 (66.67%) Mercurial
2 4 (66.67%) WebDriver
3 2 (33.33%) Appium
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Analyst
2 5 (83.33%) QA Analyst
2 5 (83.33%) QA Test Analyst
2 5 (83.33%) Selenium Test Analyst
2 5 (83.33%) Test Analyst
3 4 (66.67%) QA Engineer
3 4 (66.67%) QA Test Engineer
3 4 (66.67%) QA Tester
3 4 (66.67%) Test Engineer
3 4 (66.67%) Tester
4 3 (50.00%) Java Engineer
4 3 (50.00%) Selenium Tester
5 2 (33.33%) Agile Test Analyst
5 2 (33.33%) Agile Tester
5 2 (33.33%) Automation Test Analyst
6 1 (16.67%) QA Automation Analyst
6 1 (16.67%) UAT Analyst
6 1 (16.67%) UAT Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (16.67%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 6 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 6 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (66.67%) API Testing
2 4 (66.67%) BDD
2 4 (66.67%) OWASP
2 4 (66.67%) QA Automation
2 4 (66.67%) TDD
2 4 (66.67%) Workflow
3 2 (33.33%) Automation Testing
3 2 (33.33%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) Ruby
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (100.00%) QA
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