The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 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 Warrington region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 56 46 34
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -12
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 15 3 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 2.85% 0.85% 7.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.45% 1.09% 9.57%
Number of salaries quoted 13 3 37
Average salary £35,000 £20,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+72.83% -42.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £20,250 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,050 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Warrington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
435 274 418
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 82.70% 77.40% 74.11%
Number of salaries quoted 360 215 390
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Test Scripting
Cheshire

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
Salary Histogram in Warrington

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Warrington region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Warrington

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 (86.11%) SQL
2 29 (80.56%) QA
3 25 (69.44%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (52.78%) Software Testing
5 18 (50.00%) ISEB
6 17 (47.22%) Windows
7 15 (41.67%) Active Directory
8 13 (36.11%) VMware Infrastructure
8 13 (36.11%) Hyper-V
8 13 (36.11%) Citrix
8 13 (36.11%) VMware
9 12 (33.33%) XenApp
9 12 (33.33%) XenDesktop
10 10 (27.78%) IIS
10 10 (27.78%) Enterprise Software
11 9 (25.00%) C
11 9 (25.00%) C#
11 9 (25.00%) C++
11 9 (25.00%) ISTQB
12 8 (22.22%) XML
13 6 (16.67%) QuickTest Pro
13 6 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
13 6 (16.67%) Automated Testing
13 6 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
14 5 (13.89%) Root Cause Analysis
14 5 (13.89%) Release Management
14 5 (13.89%) Performance Testing
14 5 (13.89%) Test Automation
14 5 (13.89%) MSTest
14 5 (13.89%) LAN

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 10 (27.78%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle Internet Expenses
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle Payroll
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.89%) LAN
1 5 (13.89%) WAN
2 1 (2.78%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (16.67%) QuickTest Pro
1 6 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (13.89%) MSTest
3 4 (11.11%) Selenium
3 4 (11.11%) NUnit
4 1 (2.78%) JIRA
4 1 (2.78%) LoadRunner
Job Titles
1 18 (50.00%) Analyst
2 12 (33.33%) QA Analyst
3 9 (25.00%) Automation Engineer
3 9 (25.00%) Development Engineer
3 9 (25.00%) Senior Development Engineer
4 7 (19.44%) Test Analyst
5 5 (13.89%) Senior Analyst
5 5 (13.89%) Senior Test Analyst
6 4 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (11.11%) Software Analyst
7 3 (8.33%) Trainee
8 1 (2.78%) Automation Tester
8 1 (2.78%) Performance Test Analyst
8 1 (2.78%) Payroll Consultant
8 1 (2.78%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
8 1 (2.78%) E-Business Consultant
8 1 (2.78%) Performance Analyst
8 1 (2.78%) Tester
8 1 (2.78%) Consultant
8 1 (2.78%) Manual Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.78%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (11.11%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 17 (47.22%) Windows
2 1 (2.78%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.78%) Android
2 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (2.78%) Mac OS X
2 1 (2.78%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (69.44%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (52.78%) Software Testing
3 6 (16.67%) Automated Testing
4 5 (13.89%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (13.89%) Release Management
4 5 (13.89%) Performance Testing
4 5 (13.89%) Test Automation
5 3 (8.33%) Load Testing
5 3 (8.33%) E-Commerce
6 2 (5.56%) Regression Testing
6 2 (5.56%) Automation Testing
7 1 (2.78%) Product Management
7 1 (2.78%) Integration Testing
7 1 (2.78%) Test Management
7 1 (2.78%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (2.78%) Manual Testing
7 1 (2.78%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 31 (86.11%) SQL
2 9 (25.00%) C
2 9 (25.00%) C#
2 9 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.78%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (50.00%) ISEB
2 9 (25.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (5.56%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.56%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (80.56%) QA
System Software
1 15 (41.67%) Active Directory
2 13 (36.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (36.11%) Hyper-V
3 12 (33.33%) XenApp
3 12 (33.33%) XenDesktop
4 3 (8.33%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (2.78%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (36.11%) Citrix
1 13 (36.11%) VMware
2 2 (5.56%) Cerner
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle
2 2 (5.56%) MEDITECH
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
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