The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hull region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 16 17 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 13 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hull 12.04% 5.32% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.13% 8.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 0
Average salary £26,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Test Scripting
East 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 Hull region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
92 60 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hull 85.19% 63.83% 52.94%
Number of salaries quoted 83 37 29
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,900 £20,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,577 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Hull

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

Test Scripting Jobs Demand Trend in Hull

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Hull

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

Test Scripting Salary Trend in Hull

Test Scripting
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Hull

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Hull 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 17 (89.47%) .NET
2 12 (63.16%) Oracle
2 12 (63.16%) HTML
2 12 (63.16%) JavaScript
2 12 (63.16%) SQL
3 10 (52.63%) C#
3 10 (52.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (52.63%) SQL Server
3 10 (52.63%) ASP.NET
3 10 (52.63%) CSS
4 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (31.58%) Manual Testing
6 5 (26.32%) Agile Testing
6 5 (26.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 5 (26.32%) ISEB
6 5 (26.32%) Software Testing
6 5 (26.32%) ISTQB
6 5 (26.32%) QA
7 2 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (10.53%) Uniface

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Hull by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Hull 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (52.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 10 (52.63%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Software Developer
1 12 (63.16%) Developer
2 10 (52.63%) .NET Developer
2 10 (52.63%) .NET Software Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Test Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) Tester
3 5 (26.32%) Software Tester
4 2 (10.53%) Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (89.47%) .NET
2 12 (63.16%) HTML
3 10 (52.63%) ASP.NET
3 10 (52.63%) CSS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (31.58%) Manual Testing
3 5 (26.32%) Agile Testing
3 5 (26.32%) Software Testing
4 2 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (63.16%) JavaScript
1 12 (63.16%) SQL
2 10 (52.63%) C#
3 2 (10.53%) Uniface
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 5 (26.32%) ISEB
1 5 (26.32%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (26.32%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (63.16%) Oracle