Period
to 20 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Altrincham with a requirement for Test Scripting skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Test Scripting over the 6 months to 20 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Manchester > Altrincham
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 36 33 32
Rank change year-on-year -3 -1 +12
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 3 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Altrincham 1.54% 2.65% 2.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.79% 3.25% 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 4
Altrincham median annual salary £42,000 £42,500 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.18% +37.10% -3.13%
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +20.00% - +7.14%

Test Scripting is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Altrincham with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Altrincham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 168 123 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Altrincham 86.15% 81.46% 84.21%
Number of salaries quoted 129 98 119
Altrincham median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% +20.00% -12.50%
10th Percentile £27,250 £26,775 £21,600
90th Percentile £53,750 £50,000 £50,000
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% +5.19%

Test Scripting
Job Vacancy Trend in Altrincham

Job postings citing Test Scripting as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Altrincham.

Job vacancy trend for Test Scripting in Altrincham

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Altrincham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Test Scripting in Altrincham.

Salary trend for Test Scripting in Altrincham

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, IT jobs citing Test Scripting also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Altrincham region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (100.00%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) Zephyr
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) QA Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Deployment
2 2 (66.67%) Scenario Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Usability Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Kanban
2 2 (66.67%) TestNG
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) JIRA
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) Aquila
2 2 (66.67%) NUnit
2 2 (66.67%) Regression Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (66.67%) Validation
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) JUnit
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services

Test Scripting
Co-occurring IT Skills in Altrincham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) JIRA
2 2 (66.67%) JUnit
2 2 (66.67%) NUnit
2 2 (66.67%) TestNG
2 2 (66.67%) Zephyr
3 1 (33.33%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Tester
2 2 (66.67%) QA Tester
3 1 (33.33%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) BDD
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Deployment
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Kanban
2 2 (66.67%) QA Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Regression Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Scenario Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Usability Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Validation
3 1 (33.33%) Artificial Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Aquila