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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 40 44 32
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -12
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 21 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 5.26% 2.52% 1.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.92% 3.04% 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 21 8 3
Average salary £32,500 £31,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £32,500 £34,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.06%
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
355 263 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 88.97% 82.97% 74.05%
Number of salaries quoted 329 216 117
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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
Salary Histogram in Harrogate

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Harrogate region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Harrogate

Test Scripting
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Harrogate

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 36 (83.72%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (79.07%) C#
2 34 (79.07%) Java
2 34 (79.07%) Degree
3 32 (74.42%) Selenium
4 19 (44.19%) Automation Testing
5 17 (39.53%) SQL
6 16 (37.21%) QA
7 15 (34.88%) WebDriver
8 7 (16.28%) Microsoft
9 5 (11.63%) B2B
9 5 (11.63%) .NET
9 5 (11.63%) Finance
9 5 (11.63%) .NET Framework
9 5 (11.63%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (11.63%) Integration Testing
9 5 (11.63%) Technical Analysis
10 2 (4.65%) SDLC
10 2 (4.65%) Functional Testing
10 2 (4.65%) Test Automation
10 2 (4.65%) HP Quality Center
10 2 (4.65%) Google
10 2 (4.65%) MS Office
10 2 (4.65%) MS Excel
10 2 (4.65%) Apple
10 2 (4.65%) Project Management

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Harrogate by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 2 (4.65%) MS Office
1 2 (4.65%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 32 (74.42%) Selenium
2 15 (34.88%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (11.63%) Finance
Job Titles
1 34 (79.07%) Tester
2 19 (44.19%) Analyst
2 19 (44.19%) Test Analyst
2 19 (44.19%) Test Engineer
2 19 (44.19%) Automation Tester
2 19 (44.19%) Automation Engineer
2 19 (44.19%) Test Automation Engineer
3 14 (32.56%) QA Test Analyst
3 14 (32.56%) QA Analyst
4 10 (23.26%) Manual Test Analyst
5 8 (18.60%) Manual Tester
6 5 (11.63%) Designer
6 5 (11.63%) Systems Designer
7 2 (4.65%) Functional Test Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Functional Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.63%) .NET
1 5 (11.63%) .NET Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (83.72%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (44.19%) Automation Testing
3 5 (11.63%) Technical Analysis
3 5 (11.63%) B2B
3 5 (11.63%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (11.63%) Integration Testing
4 2 (4.65%) Test Automation
4 2 (4.65%) Functional Testing
4 2 (4.65%) Project Management
4 2 (4.65%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 34 (79.07%) C#
1 34 (79.07%) Java
2 17 (39.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 34 (79.07%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (37.21%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (16.28%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.65%) Apple
2 2 (4.65%) Google