Period
to 17 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wilmslow 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 17 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Cheshire > Wilmslow
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 35 28 56
Rank change year-on-year -7 +28 -35
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 9 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wilmslow 4.13% 3.33% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.29% 3.85% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 1
Wilmslow median annual salary £35,875 £45,000 £46,705
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.28% -3.65% +55.68%
10th Percentile £32,208 £28,750 £44,109
90th Percentile £39,483 £47,500 £49,300
Cheshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year - +23.08% -0.76%

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 Wilmslow with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Wilmslow
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 210 156 259
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wilmslow 96.33% 86.67% 85.20%
Number of salaries quoted 191 138 242
Wilmslow median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £21,000 £22,200 £24,016
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £65,975
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +20.00% -6.25%

Test Scripting
Job Vacancy Trend in Wilmslow

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Scripting in Wilmslow

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Wilmslow

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

Salary trend for Test Scripting in Wilmslow

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, IT jobs citing Test Scripting also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Wilmslow region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 9 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 8 (88.89%) Test Management
3 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (77.78%) Integration Testing
3 7 (77.78%) Waterfall
3 7 (77.78%) Test Planning
4 6 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (66.67%) SDLC
4 6 (66.67%) Service Design
4 6 (66.67%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (66.67%) BDD
4 6 (66.67%) Test Strategy
4 6 (66.67%) Behat
4 6 (66.67%) Problem-Solving
4 6 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
4 6 (66.67%) PHPUnit
4 6 (66.67%) ISTQB
4 6 (66.67%) Degree
4 6 (66.67%) Computer Science
4 6 (66.67%) Selenium
4 6 (66.67%) V-Model
4 6 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (66.67%) PHP
4 6 (66.67%) HP
4 6 (66.67%) Project Management
5 2 (22.22%) Non-Functional Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Acceptance Criteria
5 2 (22.22%) Collaborative Working
6 1 (11.11%) Technical Analysis

Test Scripting
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wilmslow 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 6 (66.67%) PHPUnit
1 6 (66.67%) Selenium
1 6 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Automation Tester
1 6 (66.67%) Tester
2 3 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Test Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) Behat
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 8 (88.89%) Test Management
3 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (77.78%) Integration Testing
3 7 (77.78%) Test Planning
3 7 (77.78%) Waterfall
4 6 (66.67%) BDD
4 6 (66.67%) Computer Science
4 6 (66.67%) Problem-Solving
4 6 (66.67%) Project Management
4 6 (66.67%) SDLC
4 6 (66.67%) Service Design
4 6 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (66.67%) Test Strategy
4 6 (66.67%) V-Model
5 2 (22.22%) Acceptance Criteria
5 2 (22.22%) Collaborative Working
5 2 (22.22%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
6 1 (11.11%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) Computer Science Degree
1 6 (66.67%) Degree
1 6 (66.67%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 6 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) HP