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

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 49 40 48
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +8
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 18 10 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 3.96% 2.87% 3.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.64% 3.52% 4.93%
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 17
Average salary £31,250 £20,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+54.32% -42.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £20,250 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £20,250 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Test Scripting
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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
388 284 365
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 85.27% 81.38% 73.15%
Number of salaries quoted 329 222 338
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £48,100
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 27 (81.82%) SQL
2 26 (78.79%) QA
3 24 (72.73%) Windows
4 22 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (57.58%) Active Directory
6 16 (48.48%) ISEB
7 14 (42.42%) Citrix
7 14 (42.42%) VMware
7 14 (42.42%) Software Testing
8 13 (39.39%) QuickTest Pro
8 13 (39.39%) VMware Infrastructure
8 13 (39.39%) Hyper-V
8 13 (39.39%) HP Quality Center
9 12 (36.36%) XenApp
9 12 (36.36%) XenDesktop
10 10 (30.30%) Enterprise Software
10 10 (30.30%) IIS
11 9 (27.27%) LAN
11 9 (27.27%) WAN
11 9 (27.27%) C
11 9 (27.27%) C#
11 9 (27.27%) C++
11 9 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
11 9 (27.27%) Test Automation
12 8 (24.24%) MSTest
12 8 (24.24%) Release Management
12 8 (24.24%) Performance Testing
12 8 (24.24%) Automated Testing
13 7 (21.21%) ISTQB
13 7 (21.21%) Regression Testing

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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%) WebDriver
7 1 (3.03%) Cucumber
7 1 (3.03%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (3.03%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (51.52%) Analyst
2 13 (39.39%) Test Analyst
3 9 (27.27%) Development Engineer
3 9 (27.27%) Senior Development Engineer
3 9 (27.27%) Automation Engineer
4 6 (18.18%) Senior Test Analyst
4 6 (18.18%) Senior Analyst
5 5 (15.15%) Performance Analyst
5 5 (15.15%) Performance Test Analyst
6 4 (12.12%) QA Analyst
6 4 (12.12%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (9.09%) Trainee
8 2 (6.06%) Software Analyst
8 2 (6.06%) Test Engineer
9 1 (3.03%) Senior Software Engineer
9 1 (3.03%) E-Business Consultant
9 1 (3.03%) Payroll Consultant
9 1 (3.03%) Software Engineer
9 1 (3.03%) Consultant
9 1 (3.03%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.09%) XML
2 1 (3.03%) XSLT
2 1 (3.03%) JSON
2 1 (3.03%) HTML
2 1 (3.03%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (30.30%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 24 (72.73%) Windows
2 5 (15.15%) Windows XP
2 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (15.15%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (42.42%) Software Testing
3 9 (27.27%) Test Automation
4 8 (24.24%) Automated Testing
4 8 (24.24%) Release Management
4 8 (24.24%) Performance Testing
5 7 (21.21%) Regression Testing
6 5 (15.15%) Migration
7 4 (12.12%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (9.09%) Manual Testing
9 2 (6.06%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (3.03%) Kanban
10 1 (3.03%) E-Commerce
10 1 (3.03%) Automation Testing
10 1 (3.03%) Mentoring
10 1 (3.03%) Product Management
10 1 (3.03%) BDD
10 1 (3.03%) TDD
10 1 (3.03%) Pair Programming
10 1 (3.03%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (81.82%) SQL
2 9 (27.27%) C
2 9 (27.27%) C#
2 9 (27.27%) C++
3 2 (6.06%) VBScript
3 2 (6.06%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.03%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.03%) Ruby
4 1 (3.03%) Java
4 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 16 (48.48%) ISEB
2 7 (21.21%) ISTQB
3 6 (18.18%) SC Cleared
3 6 (18.18%) Security Cleared
4 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%) Xen
5 1 (3.03%) Terminal Server
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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