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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 48 51 65
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +14
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 7 10 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 1.91% 2.17% 1.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.16% 2.47% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 2
Average salary £33,500 £27,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.81% -18.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £38,500 £36,750
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
324 405 384
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 88.28% 88.04% 87.67%
Number of salaries quoted 284 299 282
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,223 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 10 February 2016, 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 31 (83.78%) SQL
2 27 (72.97%) Performance Testing
3 26 (70.27%) Team Foundation Server
3 26 (70.27%) Validation
4 24 (64.86%) .NET
4 24 (64.86%) SQL Server
5 22 (59.46%) Software Testing
6 21 (56.76%) QA
7 16 (43.24%) XML
7 16 (43.24%) Test Planning
8 15 (40.54%) MS Excel
8 15 (40.54%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (37.84%) Finance
9 14 (37.84%) BizTalk Server
9 14 (37.84%) Windows
10 13 (35.14%) Functional Testing
10 13 (35.14%) MSTest
10 13 (35.14%) Manual Testing
10 13 (35.14%) Visual Studio
10 13 (35.14%) Java
11 12 (32.43%) HP UFT
11 12 (32.43%) ETL
11 12 (32.43%) Mentoring
12 10 (27.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 10 (27.03%) CMS
12 10 (27.03%) ISEB
12 10 (27.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 10 (27.03%) User Experience
12 10 (27.03%) Defect Management
12 10 (27.03%) HP Quality Center

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 14 (37.84%) BizTalk Server
2 10 (27.03%) CMS
3 4 (10.81%) Mule
4 1 (2.70%) IIS
Applications
1 15 (40.54%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.41%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.11%) LAN
1 3 (8.11%) WAN
2 1 (2.70%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (64.86%) SQL Server
2 10 (27.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 10 (27.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (5.41%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 26 (70.27%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (35.14%) MSTest
2 13 (35.14%) Visual Studio
3 12 (32.43%) HP UFT
4 3 (8.11%) Cucumber
5 2 (5.41%) CruiseControl
5 2 (5.41%) Git (software)
5 2 (5.41%) Jenkins
5 2 (5.41%) JIRA
5 2 (5.41%) Ranorex
5 2 (5.41%) TeamCity
6 1 (2.70%) NUnit
6 1 (2.70%) Selenium
6 1 (2.70%) SpecFlow
6 1 (2.70%) WebDriver
General
1 14 (37.84%) Finance
Job Titles
1 30 (81.08%) Analyst
2 29 (78.38%) Test Analyst
3 20 (54.05%) Senior Analyst
4 19 (51.35%) Senior Test Analyst
5 14 (37.84%) SQL Analyst
6 11 (29.73%) Functional Analyst
6 11 (29.73%) Functional Test Analyst
6 11 (29.73%) Web Analyst
6 11 (29.73%) Web Test Analyst
7 10 (27.03%) Senior Web Analyst
7 10 (27.03%) Web Applications Analyst
8 5 (13.51%) Software Tester
8 5 (13.51%) Tester
9 4 (10.81%) Technical Analyst
9 4 (10.81%) Technical Test Analyst
10 3 (8.11%) Software Analyst
10 3 (8.11%) Software Test Analyst
11 2 (5.41%) Automation Test Analyst
11 2 (5.41%) Senior Technical Test Analyst
11 2 (5.41%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (64.86%) .NET
2 16 (43.24%) XML
3 6 (16.22%) JSON
3 6 (16.22%) REST
4 4 (10.81%) Web Services
4 4 (10.81%) WSDL
5 2 (5.41%) SOAP
5 2 (5.41%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.03%) User Experience
2 2 (5.41%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 14 (37.84%) Windows
2 2 (5.41%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (72.97%) Performance Testing
2 26 (70.27%) Validation
3 22 (59.46%) Software Testing
4 16 (43.24%) Test Planning
5 15 (40.54%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (35.14%) Functional Testing
6 13 (35.14%) Manual Testing
7 12 (32.43%) ETL
7 12 (32.43%) Mentoring
8 10 (27.03%) Defect Management
9 7 (18.92%) Automation Testing
10 4 (10.81%) Defect Tracking
10 4 (10.81%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (10.81%) Workflow
11 3 (8.11%) Kanban
11 3 (8.11%) Product Management
11 3 (8.11%) Software Engineering
11 3 (8.11%) Test Automation
12 2 (5.41%) BDD
12 2 (5.41%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 31 (83.78%) SQL
2 13 (35.14%) Java
3 3 (8.11%) PowerShell
3 3 (8.11%) Ruby
3 3 (8.11%) VBScript
4 2 (5.41%) C#
4 2 (5.41%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.70%) C++
5 1 (2.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (27.03%) ISEB
2 3 (8.11%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (56.76%) QA
System Software
1 4 (10.81%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.11%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (5.41%) Hyper-V
3 2 (5.41%) Terminal Server
3 2 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.70%) XenApp
4 1 (2.70%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (27.03%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (10.81%) Citrix
1 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
1 4 (10.81%) VMware
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