The first table below looks at the demand for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Stockport region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 40 - 39
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 7 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 2.69% - 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.37% - 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 1
Average salary £29,000 - £23,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
208 167 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 80.00% 85.64% 71.84%
Number of salaries quoted 143 164 130
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,450 £23,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,052
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.12%
Test Scripting
Manchester

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Stockport region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 21 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Stockport region citing Test Scripting also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Test Scripting.

1 7 (100.00%) ISEB
2 6 (85.71%) Software Testing
3 5 (71.43%) Automated Testing
3 5 (71.43%) Regression Testing
4 4 (57.14%) Compuware
4 4 (57.14%) HNC
4 4 (57.14%) HND
4 4 (57.14%) TestPartner
5 3 (42.86%) QA
5 3 (42.86%) Project Management
6 2 (28.57%) Internet
6 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (28.57%) VBScript
6 2 (28.57%) System Testing
6 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
7 1 (14.29%) J2EE
7 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
7 1 (14.29%) Java
7 1 (14.29%) QuickTest Pro
7 1 (14.29%) Finance
7 1 (14.29%) Replication

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Stockport region citing Test Scripting also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Test Scripting. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Internet
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) TestPartner
2 1 (14.29%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Tester
1 7 (100.00%) Software Tester
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Software Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Automated Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Regression Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Project Management
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) System Testing
5 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) VBScript
2 1 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) ISEB
2 4 (57.14%) HNC
2 4 (57.14%) HND
3 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Compuware
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