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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 51 64 55
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -9
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 12 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 2.70% 1.37% 1.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.22% 1.57% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 6
Average salary £29,500 £33,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.59% -3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,750 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £40,750 £36,750 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
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
373 382 340
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 84.01% 87.21% 82.32%
Number of salaries quoted 294 289 284
Average salary £35,000 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
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 29 January 2015.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Warrington

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 19 (63.33%) Windows
1 19 (63.33%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (60.00%) SQL
2 18 (60.00%) QA
3 14 (46.67%) Manual Testing
3 14 (46.67%) HP Quality Center
3 14 (46.67%) ISEB
3 14 (46.67%) QuickTest Pro
4 13 (43.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 13 (43.33%) Test Automation
5 11 (36.67%) Software Testing
6 10 (33.33%) MSTest
6 10 (33.33%) Release Management
6 10 (33.33%) Performance Testing
7 8 (26.67%) Automated Testing
7 8 (26.67%) Regression Testing
7 8 (26.67%) LAN
7 8 (26.67%) WAN
8 7 (23.33%) Active Directory
9 6 (20.00%) Java
9 6 (20.00%) JavaScript
9 6 (20.00%) .NET
9 6 (20.00%) Ruby
9 6 (20.00%) BDD
10 5 (16.67%) PowerShell
11 4 (13.33%) Telecoms
11 4 (13.33%) Migration
11 4 (13.33%) VMware
11 4 (13.33%) Microsoft App-V
11 4 (13.33%) TDD

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 (3.33%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.33%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 8 (26.67%) LAN
1 8 (26.67%) WAN
2 4 (13.33%) HTTP
3 1 (3.33%) Network Security
3 1 (3.33%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (3.33%) VPN
3 1 (3.33%) Firewall
3 1 (3.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
1 4 (13.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (46.67%) QuickTest Pro
2 13 (43.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (33.33%) MSTest
4 4 (13.33%) CruiseControl
4 4 (13.33%) LoadRunner
4 4 (13.33%) WebDriver
4 4 (13.33%) TeamCity
4 4 (13.33%) Git (software)
4 4 (13.33%) WATIR
4 4 (13.33%) Selenium
4 4 (13.33%) Jenkins
4 4 (13.33%) Cucumber
5 3 (10.00%) Subversion
General
1 4 (13.33%) Telecoms
1 4 (13.33%) Billing
2 2 (6.67%) Retail
3 1 (3.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (76.67%) Analyst
2 19 (63.33%) Test Analyst
3 5 (16.67%) Tester
3 5 (16.67%) QA Tester
4 4 (13.33%) Senior Test Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Test Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Performance Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Business Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Performance Test Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Senior Software Test Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) QA Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) QA Test Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Software Tester
5 3 (10.00%) Senior Software Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Software Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Software Test Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Senior Test Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) QA Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Manual Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.00%) .NET
2 4 (13.33%) HTML
2 4 (13.33%) XML
2 4 (13.33%) XSLT
2 4 (13.33%) JSON
3 3 (10.00%) REST
3 3 (10.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.33%) CCTV
2 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (63.33%) Windows
2 4 (13.33%) Windows XP
2 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (13.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.33%) Mac OS
3 1 (3.33%) Android
3 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (63.33%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (46.67%) Manual Testing
3 13 (43.33%) Test Automation
4 11 (36.67%) Software Testing
5 10 (33.33%) Release Management
5 10 (33.33%) Performance Testing
6 8 (26.67%) Automated Testing
6 8 (26.67%) Regression Testing
7 6 (20.00%) BDD
8 4 (13.33%) Migration
8 4 (13.33%) TDD
8 4 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (13.33%) Kanban
8 4 (13.33%) Analytics
9 3 (10.00%) Mentoring
9 3 (10.00%) Test Management
10 1 (3.33%) Root Cause Analysis
10 1 (3.33%) Pair Programming
10 1 (3.33%) Information Security
10 1 (3.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (60.00%) SQL
2 6 (20.00%) Java
2 6 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (20.00%) Ruby
3 5 (16.67%) PowerShell
4 4 (13.33%) VBScript
4 4 (13.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (46.67%) ISEB
2 4 (13.33%) ISTQB
2 4 (13.33%) SC Cleared
2 4 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (13.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (60.00%) QA
System Software
1 7 (23.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (13.33%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (10.00%) Terminal Server
4 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.33%) XenApp
4 1 (3.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 14 (46.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (13.33%) VMware
1 4 (13.33%) Oracle
1 4 (13.33%) Citrix
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