The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Warrington 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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Cheshire / Warrington
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 44 57
Rank change year-on-year -15 +13  
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 2 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warrington 0.51% 1.61% 2.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% 1.74% 2.15%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 10
Median salary £39,750 £36,250 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.65% +9.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,550 £30,000 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £51,950 £47,750 £33,450
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 Warrington with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Warrington
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 345 230 465
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Warrington 88.01% 92.37% 93.00%
Number of salaries quoted 290 207 414
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £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 Warrington

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Warrington 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 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 in Warrington.

Salary trend for Test Scripting in Warrington

Test Scripting
Salary Histogram in Warrington

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Scripting in Warrington over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Scripting in Warrington

For the 6 months to 26 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 Warrington region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 3 (75.00%) Manual Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Validation
3 1 (25.00%) Bugzilla
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (25.00%) ERP
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) ISEB
3 1 (25.00%) SQLPlus
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) Gherkin

Test Scripting
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warrington 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 1 (25.00%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Receivables
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Bugzilla
1 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (25.00%) Selenium
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Functional Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Junior
3 1 (25.00%) Junior Tester
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Oracle Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) Gherkin
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Manual Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Defect Management
3 1 (25.00%) ERP
3 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Test Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Validation
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (25.00%) Web Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) HP
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle