The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester 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 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Cheshire / Chester
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 36 24
Rank change year-on-year +6 -12  
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 1 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 0.66% 0.54% 5.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.83% 0.64% 6.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 7
Median salary £35,000 £27,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.62% -32.50%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year +14.28% -4.10%  

Test Scripting is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Chester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 120 156 172
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Chester 78.95% 84.78% 91.01%
Number of salaries quoted 109 142 116
Median salary £38,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Test Scripting
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Chester citing Test Scripting as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Test Scripting in Chester

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Salary trend for Test Scripting in Chester

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, 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 Chester region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) Back Office
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) System Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (50.00%) Change Control
1 1 (50.00%) Task Automation

Test Scripting
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
General
1 1 (50.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Junior
1 1 (50.00%) Junior Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Junior Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Test Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Change Control
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (50.00%) System Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Task Automation
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) Java
Chester, Cheshire
Modis International
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago