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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 110 92 119
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +27
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 51 101 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.90% 3.00% 1.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.11% 3.34% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 44 90 58
Median salary £38,750 £35,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.71% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,150 £42,950
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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 Leeds region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2419 3024 3244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 90.19% 89.81% 90.14%
Number of salaries quoted 2104 2463 2494
Median salary £44,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.32% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,459 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
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 8 December 2016.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Leeds

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, 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 50 (57.47%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (49.43%) Selenium
3 33 (37.93%) SDLC
4 30 (34.48%) Test Automation
4 30 (34.48%) SQL
5 29 (33.33%) Java
6 28 (32.18%) ISEB
6 28 (32.18%) Automated Testing
7 26 (29.89%) ISTQB
7 26 (29.89%) Scrum
8 24 (27.59%) QA
9 21 (24.14%) Manual Testing
9 21 (24.14%) BDD
10 20 (22.99%) Test Strategy
10 20 (22.99%) Functional Testing
10 20 (22.99%) Test Management
10 20 (22.99%) Finance
11 19 (21.84%) Microsoft
12 18 (20.69%) TDD
12 18 (20.69%) System Integration Testing
13 17 (19.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 15 (17.24%) Team Foundation Server
14 15 (17.24%) Software Testing
14 15 (17.24%) C#
15 14 (16.09%) Configuration Management
16 13 (14.94%) .NET
16 13 (14.94%) SQL Server
17 12 (13.79%) Performance Testing
17 12 (13.79%) ASP.NET
17 12 (13.79%) Regression 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.30%) CMS
1 2 (2.30%) Drupal
1 2 (2.30%) Umbraco
Applications
1 8 (9.20%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.60%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.75%) GitHub
2 2 (2.30%) Donky
2 2 (2.30%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.30%) Internet
2 1 (1.15%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (14.94%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.05%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.30%) MySQL
3 2 (2.30%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.30%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (1.15%) Ingres
4 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 43 (49.43%) Selenium
2 15 (17.24%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (12.64%) Jenkins
4 10 (11.49%) SoapUI
5 9 (10.34%) LoadRunner
5 9 (10.34%) WebDriver
6 8 (9.20%) JIRA
7 7 (8.05%) Cucumber
7 7 (8.05%) eggPlant
8 6 (6.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 6 (6.90%) Robot Framework
9 5 (5.75%) Visual Studio
10 4 (4.60%) Appium
10 4 (4.60%) JMeter
11 3 (3.45%) HP UFT
11 3 (3.45%) Selenium IDE
12 2 (2.30%) Bugzilla
12 2 (2.30%) FitNesse
12 2 (2.30%) JUnit
12 2 (2.30%) NUnit
General
1 20 (22.99%) Finance
2 3 (3.45%) Retail
3 2 (2.30%) Banking
3 2 (2.30%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (42.53%) Analyst
2 35 (40.23%) Test Analyst
3 24 (27.59%) Tester
4 23 (26.44%) Test Engineer
5 13 (14.94%) Automation Tester
6 11 (12.64%) Test Automation Engineer
7 8 (9.20%) QA Analyst
7 8 (9.20%) QA Test Analyst
8 7 (8.05%) SQL Analyst
9 6 (6.90%) QA Tester
9 6 (6.90%) Senior Analyst
9 6 (6.90%) Senior Test Analyst
9 6 (6.90%) Systems Tester
9 6 (6.90%) Test Leader
10 5 (5.75%) Senior Tester
10 5 (5.75%) Systems Analyst
10 5 (5.75%) Systems Test Analyst
11 4 (4.60%) Consultant
11 4 (4.60%) Test Consultant
11 4 (4.60%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (14.94%) .NET
2 12 (13.79%) ASP.NET
3 5 (5.75%) HTML
4 3 (3.45%) Gherkin
4 3 (3.45%) HTML5
5 2 (2.30%) JSF
5 2 (2.30%) JSP
5 2 (2.30%) LAMP
5 2 (2.30%) Web Services
5 2 (2.30%) XHTML
6 1 (1.15%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (1.15%) SAP Basis
6 1 (1.15%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.60%) Driving Licence
2 4 (4.60%) e-Health
2 4 (4.60%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.30%) Algorithms
3 2 (2.30%) RIA
4 1 (1.15%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.15%) Android
1 1 (1.15%) Apple iOS
1 1 (1.15%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (57.47%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (37.93%) SDLC
3 30 (34.48%) Test Automation
4 28 (32.18%) Automated Testing
5 26 (29.89%) Scrum
6 21 (24.14%) BDD
6 21 (24.14%) Manual Testing
7 20 (22.99%) Functional Testing
7 20 (22.99%) Test Management
7 20 (22.99%) Test Strategy
8 18 (20.69%) System Integration Testing
8 18 (20.69%) TDD
9 15 (17.24%) Software Testing
10 14 (16.09%) Configuration Management
11 12 (13.79%) Performance Testing
11 12 (13.79%) Regression Testing
12 11 (12.64%) User Acceptance Testing
13 10 (11.49%) Automation Testing
13 10 (11.49%) Defect Tracking
13 10 (11.49%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (34.48%) SQL
2 29 (33.33%) Java
3 15 (17.24%) C#
4 6 (6.90%) JavaScript
5 4 (4.60%) PHP
6 3 (3.45%) Python
7 2 (2.30%) C
7 2 (2.30%) C++
7 2 (2.30%) Ruby
7 2 (2.30%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.30%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 28 (32.18%) ISEB
2 26 (29.89%) ISTQB
3 17 (19.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (27.59%) QA
2 1 (1.15%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.15%) SDET
Systems Management
1 6 (6.90%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.30%) Nexpose
Vendors
1 19 (21.84%) Microsoft
2 9 (10.34%) HP
3 4 (4.60%) SAP
4 3 (3.45%) Citrix
4 3 (3.45%) Oracle
5 1 (1.15%) Salesforce.com
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