The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 52 57 45
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -12
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 12 21 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 2.58% 3.80% 3.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.85% 4.28% 3.83%
Number of salaries quoted 9 10 6
Average salary £33,000 £37,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,700 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Test Scripting
Cheshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Warrington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
421 491 287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 90.54% 88.79% 79.06%
Number of salaries quoted 342 361 221
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Warrington region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Scripting Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Warrington

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

Test Scripting Salary Trend in Warrington

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Warrington 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 17 (70.83%) SQL
2 14 (58.33%) Performance Testing
3 13 (54.17%) QA
4 10 (41.67%) Windows
4 10 (41.67%) Manual Testing
5 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (37.50%) Release Management
6 8 (33.33%) Test Planning
6 8 (33.33%) .NET
7 7 (29.17%) ISEB
7 7 (29.17%) Software Testing
8 6 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
8 6 (25.00%) Mentoring
8 6 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
8 6 (25.00%) MSTest
9 5 (20.83%) Line Management
10 4 (16.67%) Billing
10 4 (16.67%) Telecoms
10 4 (16.67%) Analytics
10 4 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
11 3 (12.50%) Test Automation
11 3 (12.50%) Finance
11 3 (12.50%) Validation
11 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
12 2 (8.33%) Automated Testing
12 2 (8.33%) Java
12 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
12 2 (8.33%) BDD
12 2 (8.33%) Relational Database

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Warrington 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.17%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.17%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) Firewall
1 1 (4.17%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (4.17%) LAN
1 1 (4.17%) WAN
1 1 (4.17%) HTTP
1 1 (4.17%) VPN
1 1 (4.17%) Network Security
1 1 (4.17%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 6 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 6 (25.00%) MSTest
2 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.17%) WebDriver
2 1 (4.17%) Cucumber
2 1 (4.17%) WATIR
2 1 (4.17%) Selenium
2 1 (4.17%) TeamCity
2 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.17%) Subversion
2 1 (4.17%) CruiseControl
General
1 4 (16.67%) Billing
1 4 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 3 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (75.00%) Analyst
2 14 (58.33%) Test Analyst
3 6 (25.00%) Tester
4 5 (20.83%) QA Tester
5 4 (16.67%) Business Analyst
6 3 (12.50%) Software Tester
7 2 (8.33%) Senior Test Analyst
7 2 (8.33%) Manual Tester
7 2 (8.33%) Manual Test Analyst
7 2 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (8.33%) QA Leader
7 2 (8.33%) Test Leader
8 1 (4.17%) Lead Tester
8 1 (4.17%) Network Security Architect
8 1 (4.17%) Test Manager
8 1 (4.17%) Architect
8 1 (4.17%) Lead Test Analyst
8 1 (4.17%) QA Test Analyst
8 1 (4.17%) Security Architect
8 1 (4.17%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (4.17%) REST
2 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (4.17%) HTML
2 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.17%) SOAP
2 1 (4.17%) XML
2 1 (4.17%) XSLT
2 1 (4.17%) .NET Framework
2 1 (4.17%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
1 1 (4.17%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 10 (41.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (58.33%) Performance Testing
2 10 (41.67%) Manual Testing
3 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (37.50%) Release Management
4 8 (33.33%) Test Planning
5 7 (29.17%) Software Testing
6 6 (25.00%) Mentoring
7 5 (20.83%) Line Management
8 4 (16.67%) Analytics
8 4 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (12.50%) Test Automation
9 3 (12.50%) Validation
10 2 (8.33%) Automated Testing
10 2 (8.33%) BDD
11 1 (4.17%) Malware Detection\Protection
11 1 (4.17%) Test Management
11 1 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
11 1 (4.17%) Information Security
11 1 (4.17%) Scrum
11 1 (4.17%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (70.83%) SQL
2 2 (8.33%) Java
2 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (8.33%) Ruby
3 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.17%) VBScript
3 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
3 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (29.17%) ISEB
2 1 (4.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (4.17%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (54.17%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) XenApp
1 1 (4.17%) XenDesktop
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (4.17%) VMware
1 1 (4.17%) Citrix
Warrington, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Sanderson
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago