The first table below looks at the demand for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the Huddersfield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Huddersfield region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank - 28 26
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 0 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Huddersfield - 1.11% 1.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.00% 3.06%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Average salary - £32,500 £21,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +54.76%
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Huddersfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
86 50 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Huddersfield 69.92% 55.56% 62.42%
Number of salaries quoted 78 39 82
Average salary £42,500 £27,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+54.54% -12.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £21,800
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £37,350 £40,900
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,052
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.12%
Test Scripting
West Yorkshire

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Huddersfield

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

Test Scripting Jobs Demand Trend in Huddersfield

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Huddersfield

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

Test Scripting Salary Trend in Huddersfield

Test Scripting
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Huddersfield

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Huddersfield 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 7 (63.64%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (54.55%) QA
2 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 6 (54.55%) .NET
3 5 (45.45%) C#
3 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
3 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET
3 5 (45.45%) MVC
4 4 (36.36%) Regression Testing
4 4 (36.36%) MS Office
4 4 (36.36%) Oracle
4 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
4 4 (36.36%) Project Management
4 4 (36.36%) Ranorex
5 3 (27.27%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (9.09%) VB.NET
6 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
6 1 (9.09%) Web Services
6 1 (9.09%) Automated Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
6 1 (9.09%) WCF
6 1 (9.09%) Test Management
6 1 (9.09%) Workflow
6 1 (9.09%) Test Strategy
6 1 (9.09%) Automation Testing

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Huddersfield by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Huddersfield 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 4 (36.36%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Ranorex
2 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Tester
1 4 (36.36%) Analyst
1 4 (36.36%) Software Tester
2 3 (27.27%) Senior Business Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Senior Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Agile Business Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Business Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Test Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Test Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) .NET
2 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET
3 1 (9.09%) Web Services
3 1 (9.09%) WCF
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (45.45%) MVC
3 4 (36.36%) Project Management
3 4 (36.36%) Regression Testing
4 3 (27.27%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Workflow
5 1 (9.09%) Automated Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
5 1 (9.09%) Test Management
5 1 (9.09%) Test Strategy
5 1 (9.09%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) C#
2 1 (9.09%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (54.55%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft