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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 54 62 53
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -9
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 9 11 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 1.89% 2.30% 2.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.17% 2.61% 2.64%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 6
Average salary £27,500 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
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
414 421 303
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 86.79% 88.08% 84.17%
Number of salaries quoted 307 312 233
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 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £55,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 16 (57.14%) SQL
1 16 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (53.57%) Windows
2 15 (53.57%) QA
3 12 (42.86%) Manual Testing
4 11 (39.29%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (35.71%) ISEB
5 10 (35.71%) Software Testing
6 9 (32.14%) QuickTest Pro
6 9 (32.14%) Test Automation
6 9 (32.14%) HP Quality Center
6 9 (32.14%) Release Management
6 9 (32.14%) Performance Testing
7 8 (28.57%) MSTest
8 6 (21.43%) Analytics
8 6 (21.43%) Automated Testing
8 6 (21.43%) Billing
8 6 (21.43%) Telecoms
9 5 (17.86%) Ruby
9 5 (17.86%) LAN
9 5 (17.86%) WAN
9 5 (17.86%) Java
9 5 (17.86%) JavaScript
9 5 (17.86%) .NET
9 5 (17.86%) BDD
9 5 (17.86%) PowerShell
10 4 (14.29%) Relational Database
10 4 (14.29%) VBScript
10 4 (14.29%) Regression Testing
10 4 (14.29%) Citrix

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 (3.57%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Mingle
2 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.86%) LAN
1 5 (17.86%) WAN
2 3 (10.71%) HTTP
3 1 (3.57%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (3.57%) VPN
3 1 (3.57%) Firewall
3 1 (3.57%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (3.57%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (39.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (32.14%) QuickTest Pro
3 8 (28.57%) MSTest
4 3 (10.71%) Subversion
4 3 (10.71%) Jenkins
4 3 (10.71%) WATIR
4 3 (10.71%) Selenium
4 3 (10.71%) CruiseControl
4 3 (10.71%) Git (software)
4 3 (10.71%) Cucumber
4 3 (10.71%) WebDriver
4 3 (10.71%) TeamCity
5 1 (3.57%) LoadRunner
General
1 6 (21.43%) Billing
1 6 (21.43%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.14%) Retail
2 2 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (78.57%) Analyst
2 16 (57.14%) Test Analyst
3 6 (21.43%) Business Analyst
4 5 (17.86%) QA Tester
4 5 (17.86%) Tester
5 3 (10.71%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Senior Test Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Software Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Software Tester
5 3 (10.71%) Test Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Senior Software Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Senior Test Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Software Test Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) QA Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) QA Test Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Senior Software Test Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Manual Test Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Manual Tester
7 1 (3.57%) QA Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Solutions Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.86%) .NET
2 3 (10.71%) HTML
2 3 (10.71%) SOAP
2 3 (10.71%) XML
2 3 (10.71%) XSLT
2 3 (10.71%) REST
2 3 (10.71%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.57%) CCTV
2 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (53.57%) Windows
2 1 (3.57%) Windows XP
2 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (3.57%) Android
2 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.57%) Mac OS
2 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
2 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (42.86%) Manual Testing
3 10 (35.71%) Software Testing
4 9 (32.14%) Test Automation
4 9 (32.14%) Release Management
4 9 (32.14%) Performance Testing
5 6 (21.43%) Analytics
5 6 (21.43%) Automated Testing
6 5 (17.86%) BDD
7 4 (14.29%) Regression Testing
8 3 (10.71%) TDD
8 3 (10.71%) Mentoring
8 3 (10.71%) Kanban
8 3 (10.71%) Test Management
8 3 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
10 1 (3.57%) Validation
10 1 (3.57%) Migration
10 1 (3.57%) Information Security
10 1 (3.57%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (57.14%) SQL
2 5 (17.86%) Ruby
2 5 (17.86%) Java
2 5 (17.86%) JavaScript
2 5 (17.86%) PowerShell
3 4 (14.29%) VBScript
4 3 (10.71%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (35.71%) ISEB
2 2 (7.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (7.14%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.57%) Degree
3 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (53.57%) QA
System Software
1 4 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (10.71%) Terminal Server
3 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.57%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.57%) XenApp
3 1 (3.57%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (32.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) Citrix
1 4 (14.29%) VMware
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle
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