The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 22 43 41
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -2
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 7 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 5.47% 0.53% 3.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.83% 0.56% 4.20%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 9
Median salary £32,500 £22,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+47.72% -26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £22,000 £34,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.36% +4.28%
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 Stockport region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
120 178 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 93.75% 94.18% 90.15%
Number of salaries quoted 109 160 181
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
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 Stockport

The demand trend of job ads across the Stockport 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 Stockport

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

Test Scripting Salary Trend in Stockport

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 27 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 Stockport region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 15 (100.00%) JIRA
2 13 (86.67%) QA
3 11 (73.33%) ISEB
3 11 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (60.00%) Windows
4 9 (60.00%) MS Excel
4 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 9 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (60.00%) HP Quality Center
5 6 (40.00%) BDD
5 6 (40.00%) Functional Testing
5 6 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (40.00%) ISTQB
5 6 (40.00%) Selenium
5 6 (40.00%) TDD
5 6 (40.00%) Automated Testing
6 5 (33.33%) Product Management
6 5 (33.33%) Test Management
6 5 (33.33%) Manual Testing
6 5 (33.33%) Windows Server
7 4 (26.67%) Performance Testing
7 4 (26.67%) Security Testing
7 4 (26.67%) Bugzilla
7 4 (26.67%) DSDM
8 2 (13.33%) iPad
8 2 (13.33%) Cucumber
8 2 (13.33%) Appium
8 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
8 2 (13.33%) Mac OS X

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport 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 9 (60.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 15 (100.00%) JIRA
2 6 (40.00%) Selenium
2 6 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (26.67%) Bugzilla
4 2 (13.33%) Appium
4 2 (13.33%) Cucumber
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Tester
2 9 (60.00%) QA Engineer
3 6 (40.00%) Automation Tester
3 6 (40.00%) Software Tester
4 5 (33.33%) Analyst
4 5 (33.33%) Automation Test Analyst
4 5 (33.33%) QA Tester
4 5 (33.33%) Software Analyst
4 5 (33.33%) Software Test Analyst
4 5 (33.33%) Test Analyst
5 3 (20.00%) Agile Test Analyst
5 3 (20.00%) Agile Tester
6 2 (13.33%) Active Directory Engineer
6 2 (13.33%) Mac Engineer
6 2 (13.33%) Selenium Automation Tester
6 2 (13.33%) Selenium Tester
7 1 (6.67%) Selenium Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) Windows
2 5 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 2 (13.33%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (40.00%) Automated Testing
2 6 (40.00%) BDD
2 6 (40.00%) Functional Testing
2 6 (40.00%) TDD
3 5 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 5 (33.33%) Product Management
3 5 (33.33%) Test Management
4 4 (26.67%) DSDM
4 4 (26.67%) Performance Testing
4 4 (26.67%) Security Testing
5 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Software Testing
Qualifications
1 11 (73.33%) ISEB
2 6 (40.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (86.67%) QA
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (60.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Microsoft