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 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 49 47 54
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +7
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 17 8 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 3.76% 2.23% 2.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.38% 2.78% 3.52%
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 13
Average salary £32,500 - £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 - £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 - £42,500
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
388 288 369
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 85.84% 80.45% 73.51%
Number of salaries quoted 336 223 332
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 1 October 2014.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Warrington

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 26 (78.79%) SQL
1 26 (78.79%) QA
2 25 (75.76%) Windows
3 21 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (57.58%) Active Directory
5 15 (45.45%) ISEB
6 14 (42.42%) Citrix
6 14 (42.42%) VMware
6 14 (42.42%) Software Testing
7 13 (39.39%) QuickTest Pro
7 13 (39.39%) VMware Infrastructure
7 13 (39.39%) Hyper-V
7 13 (39.39%) HP Quality Center
8 12 (36.36%) XenApp
8 12 (36.36%) XenDesktop
9 10 (30.30%) Enterprise Software
9 10 (30.30%) IIS
10 9 (27.27%) LAN
10 9 (27.27%) WAN
10 9 (27.27%) C
10 9 (27.27%) C#
10 9 (27.27%) C++
10 9 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
10 9 (27.27%) Test Automation
11 8 (24.24%) MSTest
11 8 (24.24%) Release Management
11 8 (24.24%) Performance Testing
11 8 (24.24%) Automated Testing
12 7 (21.21%) Regression Testing
13 6 (18.18%) Oracle

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 (30.30%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle Payroll
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle Internet Expenses
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 9 (27.27%) LAN
1 9 (27.27%) WAN
2 1 (3.03%) HTTP
2 1 (3.03%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (39.39%) QuickTest Pro
2 9 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (24.24%) MSTest
4 5 (15.15%) LoadRunner
5 3 (9.09%) Selenium
6 2 (6.06%) NUnit
7 1 (3.03%) CruiseControl
7 1 (3.03%) WATIR
7 1 (3.03%) TeamCity
7 1 (3.03%) Git (software)
7 1 (3.03%) Jenkins
7 1 (3.03%) Cucumber
7 1 (3.03%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (3.03%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (48.48%) Analyst
2 13 (39.39%) Test Analyst
3 9 (27.27%) Automation Engineer
3 9 (27.27%) Development Engineer
3 9 (27.27%) Senior Development Engineer
4 6 (18.18%) Senior Analyst
4 6 (18.18%) Senior Test Analyst
5 5 (15.15%) Performance Test Analyst
5 5 (15.15%) Performance Analyst
6 4 (12.12%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (9.09%) QA Analyst
7 3 (9.09%) Trainee
8 2 (6.06%) Software Analyst
8 2 (6.06%) QA Engineer
8 2 (6.06%) Test Engineer
9 1 (3.03%) Consultant
9 1 (3.03%) Junior
9 1 (3.03%) Software Engineer
9 1 (3.03%) Senior Software Engineer
9 1 (3.03%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) XML
2 1 (3.03%) XSLT
2 1 (3.03%) .NET
2 1 (3.03%) HTML
2 1 (3.03%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 10 (30.30%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 25 (75.76%) Windows
2 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (15.15%) Windows 7
2 5 (15.15%) Windows XP
2 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.03%) Android
3 1 (3.03%) Mac OS
3 1 (3.03%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (42.42%) Software Testing
3 9 (27.27%) Test Automation
4 8 (24.24%) Release Management
4 8 (24.24%) Performance Testing
4 8 (24.24%) Automated Testing
5 7 (21.21%) Regression Testing
6 5 (15.15%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (15.15%) Migration
7 3 (9.09%) Manual Testing
8 2 (6.06%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (3.03%) E-Commerce
9 1 (3.03%) TDD
9 1 (3.03%) Pair Programming
9 1 (3.03%) Load Testing
9 1 (3.03%) Integration Testing
9 1 (3.03%) Test Management
9 1 (3.03%) Kanban
9 1 (3.03%) Automation Testing
9 1 (3.03%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 26 (78.79%) SQL
2 9 (27.27%) C
2 9 (27.27%) C#
2 9 (27.27%) C++
3 3 (9.09%) PowerShell
4 2 (6.06%) VBScript
5 1 (3.03%) Java
5 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.03%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.03%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 15 (45.45%) ISEB
2 6 (18.18%) ISTQB
2 6 (18.18%) SC Cleared
2 6 (18.18%) Security Cleared
3 5 (15.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (78.79%) QA
System Software
1 19 (57.58%) Active Directory
2 13 (39.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (39.39%) Hyper-V
3 12 (36.36%) XenApp
3 12 (36.36%) XenDesktop
4 4 (12.12%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (3.03%) Terminal Server
5 1 (3.03%) Xen
Systems Management
1 13 (39.39%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (42.42%) Citrix
1 14 (42.42%) VMware
2 6 (18.18%) Oracle
3 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
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