The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the Harrogate region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 52 37 32
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -5
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 7 12 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 1.75% 3.68% 2.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.06% 4.38% 3.20%
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 4
Average salary £32,500 £31,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Test Scripting
North Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Harrogate region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Harrogate
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
339 274 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 84.96% 84.05% 72.25%
Number of salaries quoted 324 235 108
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Harrogate

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Harrogate region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Scripting Jobs Demand Trend in Harrogate

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Harrogate

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

Test Scripting Salary Trend in Harrogate

Test Scripting
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Harrogate

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Harrogate 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 26 (76.47%) C#
1 26 (76.47%) Java
1 26 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
1 26 (76.47%) Selenium
2 24 (70.59%) Degree
3 15 (44.12%) QA
4 14 (41.18%) Automation Testing
5 12 (35.29%) WebDriver
5 12 (35.29%) SQL
6 8 (23.53%) Microsoft
7 5 (14.71%) B2B
7 5 (14.71%) .NET
7 5 (14.71%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (14.71%) Integration Testing
7 5 (14.71%) Finance
7 5 (14.71%) .NET Framework
7 5 (14.71%) Technical Analysis
8 3 (8.82%) SDLC
8 3 (8.82%) HP Quality Center
8 3 (8.82%) MS Office
8 3 (8.82%) MS Excel
8 3 (8.82%) Project Management
9 2 (5.88%) Apple
9 2 (5.88%) Google

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Harrogate by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Harrogate 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.

Applications
1 3 (8.82%) MS Office
1 3 (8.82%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 26 (76.47%) Selenium
2 12 (35.29%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (14.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (76.47%) Tester
2 15 (44.12%) Analyst
2 15 (44.12%) Test Analyst
3 14 (41.18%) Test Engineer
3 14 (41.18%) Automation Tester
3 14 (41.18%) Automation Engineer
3 14 (41.18%) Test Automation Engineer
4 12 (35.29%) QA Test Analyst
4 12 (35.29%) QA Analyst
5 5 (14.71%) Manual Test Analyst
5 5 (14.71%) Designer
5 5 (14.71%) Systems Designer
5 5 (14.71%) Manual Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.71%) .NET
1 5 (14.71%) .NET Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (41.18%) Automation Testing
3 5 (14.71%) Technical Analysis
3 5 (14.71%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (14.71%) Integration Testing
3 5 (14.71%) B2B
4 3 (8.82%) Project Management
4 3 (8.82%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 26 (76.47%) C#
1 26 (76.47%) Java
2 12 (35.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (70.59%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (44.12%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.88%) Apple
2 2 (5.88%) Google