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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 44 - 40
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 0.42% - 1.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% - 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £42,500 - £25,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.06%
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
208 117 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 87.03% 75.97% 87.96%
Number of salaries quoted 190 98 168
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £43,400 £51,200
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 23 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Selenium
3 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) ISEB
3 1 (33.33%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (33.33%) Six Sigma
3 1 (33.33%) Validation
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
1 1 (33.33%) QuickTest Pro
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Test Leader
2 1 (33.33%) Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) Six Sigma
3 1 (33.33%) Validation
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £18,000 - £25,000
Posted: 24 days ago
Stockport
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago