The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 75 89 106
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +17
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 78 96 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 3.00% 2.83% 2.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.33% 3.19% 2.53%
Number of salaries quoted 59 89 76
Median salary £50,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £38,000 £43,250
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2342 3009 3207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 90.04% 88.63% 90.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2019 2488 2580
Median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of job ads across the Leeds region citing Test Scripting as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Scripting Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Test Scripting Salary Trend in Leeds

Test Scripting
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Leeds

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, IT jobs citing Test Scripting also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 71 (59.66%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (50.42%) Selenium
3 53 (44.54%) Test Automation
3 53 (44.54%) SDLC
4 49 (41.18%) Java
5 48 (40.34%) Automated Testing
6 47 (39.50%) TDD
6 47 (39.50%) BDD
7 39 (32.77%) System Integration Testing
8 32 (26.89%) Configuration Management
9 31 (26.05%) ISTQB
10 30 (25.21%) C#
11 28 (23.53%) ISEB
12 27 (22.69%) SQL
13 24 (20.17%) Cucumber
14 23 (19.33%) QA
14 23 (19.33%) Scrum
15 22 (18.49%) WebDriver
15 22 (18.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 21 (17.65%) Automation Testing
17 20 (16.81%) Jenkins
18 19 (15.97%) Functional Testing
18 19 (15.97%) Python
19 17 (14.29%) Software Testing
19 17 (14.29%) Test Management
19 17 (14.29%) Finance
20 16 (13.45%) Gherkin
21 15 (12.61%) Continuous Integration
21 15 (12.61%) Microsoft
22 13 (10.92%) Manual Testing

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 5 (4.20%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.84%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.84%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (10.92%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.68%) HTTP
2 1 (0.84%) LDAP
2 1 (0.84%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.72%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.52%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (2.52%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.84%) Ingres
4 1 (0.84%) MS Access
4 1 (0.84%) MySQL
4 1 (0.84%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.84%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.84%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.84%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 60 (50.42%) Selenium
2 24 (20.17%) Cucumber
3 22 (18.49%) WebDriver
4 20 (16.81%) Jenkins
5 13 (10.92%) Team Foundation Server
6 8 (6.72%) eggPlant
6 8 (6.72%) SoapUI
6 8 (6.72%) Visual Studio
7 6 (5.04%) LoadRunner
8 5 (4.20%) JIRA
9 4 (3.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 4 (3.36%) Robot Framework
10 3 (2.52%) Appium
10 3 (2.52%) Git (software)
10 3 (2.52%) HP UFT
10 3 (2.52%) JMeter
10 3 (2.52%) SpecFlow
11 1 (0.84%) Oracle Forms
11 1 (0.84%) TeamCity
11 1 (0.84%) TestDirector
General
1 17 (14.29%) Finance
2 6 (5.04%) Retail
3 5 (4.20%) Banking
3 5 (4.20%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 47 (39.50%) Tester
2 41 (34.45%) Automation Tester
3 31 (26.05%) Analyst
3 31 (26.05%) Test Analyst
3 31 (26.05%) Test Engineer
4 19 (15.97%) Test Automation Engineer
5 16 (13.45%) Senior Automation Tester
5 16 (13.45%) Senior Tester
6 6 (5.04%) QA Analyst
6 6 (5.04%) QA Test Analyst
6 6 (5.04%) SQL Analyst
6 6 (5.04%) Test Leader
7 5 (4.20%) Developer
8 4 (3.36%) Automation Test Analyst
8 4 (3.36%) Consultant
8 4 (3.36%) Lead Tester
8 4 (3.36%) QA Consultant
8 4 (3.36%) QA Tester
8 4 (3.36%) Software Developer
8 4 (3.36%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (13.45%) Gherkin
2 10 (8.40%) .NET
3 7 (5.88%) ASP.NET
4 2 (1.68%) SOAP
4 2 (1.68%) Web Services
5 1 (0.84%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.84%) HTML
5 1 (0.84%) HTML5
5 1 (0.84%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (0.84%) SAP Basis
5 1 (0.84%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.36%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (3.36%) Driving Licence
1 4 (3.36%) e-Health
1 4 (3.36%) Mobile App
2 1 (0.84%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.84%) Android
1 1 (0.84%) Apple iOS
1 1 (0.84%) Unix
1 1 (0.84%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (59.66%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (44.54%) SDLC
2 53 (44.54%) Test Automation
3 48 (40.34%) Automated Testing
4 47 (39.50%) BDD
4 47 (39.50%) TDD
5 39 (32.77%) System Integration Testing
6 32 (26.89%) Configuration Management
7 23 (19.33%) Scrum
8 21 (17.65%) Automation Testing
9 19 (15.97%) Functional Testing
10 17 (14.29%) Software Testing
10 17 (14.29%) Test Management
11 15 (12.61%) Continuous Integration
12 13 (10.92%) Manual Testing
13 11 (9.24%) Mentoring
14 10 (8.40%) Defect Tracking
14 10 (8.40%) Non-Functional Testing
14 10 (8.40%) User Acceptance Testing
15 9 (7.56%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 49 (41.18%) Java
2 30 (25.21%) C#
3 27 (22.69%) SQL
4 19 (15.97%) Python
5 4 (3.36%) JavaScript
6 3 (2.52%) PHP
6 3 (2.52%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.68%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.84%) Groovy
8 1 (0.84%) Perl
8 1 (0.84%) Scala
Qualifications
1 31 (26.05%) ISTQB
2 28 (23.53%) ISEB
3 22 (18.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (1.68%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (0.84%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (19.33%) QA
2 1 (0.84%) SDET
Systems Management
1 6 (5.04%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (12.61%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.04%) HP
3 3 (2.52%) Oracle
4 2 (1.68%) SAP
5 1 (0.84%) Citrix
5 1 (0.84%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.84%) T-Plan
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