The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 22 22 26
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 2 11 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Huddersfield 1.96% 9.48% 5.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.82% 11.70% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 7
Average salary £35,000 £60,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.66% +122.22%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
Test Scripting
West 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 Huddersfield region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Huddersfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
71 94 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Huddersfield 69.61% 81.03% 79.55%
Number of salaries quoted 61 67 88
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,350 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £35,900 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 27 Related IT Skills in Huddersfield

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 2 (40.00%) Regression Testing
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
1 2 (40.00%) QA
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) COBOL
2 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Data Mapping
2 1 (20.00%) Software Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (20.00%) Ranorex
2 1 (20.00%) Line Management
2 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) XML
2 1 (20.00%) XSLT
2 1 (20.00%) UNIX
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) SOA
2 1 (20.00%) GAP Analysis

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Huddersfield by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 2 (40.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Ranorex
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) COBOL Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Junior
3 1 (20.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Junior Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
1 1 (20.00%) XML
1 1 (20.00%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) UNIX
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Regression Testing
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Data Mapping
2 1 (20.00%) Software Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (20.00%) Line Management
2 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) SOA
2 1 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft