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 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 123 121 97
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -24
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 45 65 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.58% 1.96% 2.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.74% 2.17% 3.24%
Number of salaries quoted 42 54 95
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £59,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.36% +4.28%
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
2581 2993 3273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 90.75% 90.10% 89.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2128 2338 2593
Median salary £44,000 £43,250 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.73% +4.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 1 July 2016.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Leeds

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 60 (47.24%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (44.88%) Microsoft
3 55 (43.31%) Selenium
4 54 (42.52%) Finance
5 53 (41.73%) SQL
6 51 (40.16%) ISTQB
7 47 (37.01%) SDLC
8 46 (36.22%) Scrum
9 45 (35.43%) .NET
10 40 (31.50%) QA
11 38 (29.92%) ISEB
12 36 (28.35%) MS Excel
12 36 (28.35%) Test Strategy
13 35 (27.56%) SoapUI
13 35 (27.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 33 (25.98%) C#
15 32 (25.20%) Team Foundation Server
16 31 (24.41%) Automation Testing
17 30 (23.62%) Software Testing
17 30 (23.62%) SQL Server
18 29 (22.83%) Regression Testing
19 27 (21.26%) Automated Testing
19 27 (21.26%) Test Automation
19 27 (21.26%) Test Management
20 26 (20.47%) Manual Testing
21 23 (18.11%) BDD
22 20 (15.75%) RAD
23 18 (14.17%) System Testing
24 16 (12.60%) Defect Management
24 16 (12.60%) Mentoring

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 1 (0.79%) CMS
1 1 (0.79%) Drupal
1 1 (0.79%) Umbraco
Applications
1 36 (28.35%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.94%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.36%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (3.15%) SAP BPC
1 4 (3.15%) SAP SCM
2 2 (1.57%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.79%) GitHub
1 1 (0.79%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.57%) HTTP
2 1 (0.79%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (23.62%) SQL Server
2 11 (8.66%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (3.94%) MongoDB
4 4 (3.15%) Relational Database
4 4 (3.15%) SAP BW
5 3 (2.36%) Hadoop
5 3 (2.36%) MySQL
6 2 (1.57%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 55 (43.31%) Selenium
2 35 (27.56%) SoapUI
3 32 (25.20%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (7.87%) WebDriver
5 8 (6.30%) JIRA
5 8 (6.30%) JMeter
6 5 (3.94%) Cucumber
6 5 (3.94%) JUnit
6 5 (3.94%) Selenium IDE
7 4 (3.15%) Jenkins
7 4 (3.15%) LoadRunner
7 4 (3.15%) SilkTest
7 4 (3.15%) SpecFlow
8 3 (2.36%) Gerrit
8 3 (2.36%) Git (software)
8 3 (2.36%) HP UFT
8 3 (2.36%) Mercurial
9 2 (1.57%) Gatling
9 2 (1.57%) Toad
9 2 (1.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 54 (42.52%) Finance
2 3 (2.36%) Retail
3 2 (1.57%) Legal
4 1 (0.79%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 75 (59.06%) Analyst
2 60 (47.24%) Test Analyst
3 37 (29.13%) Tester
4 31 (24.41%) Systems Tester
5 30 (23.62%) Test Engineer
6 20 (15.75%) Test Leader
7 18 (14.17%) QA Analyst
7 18 (14.17%) QA Engineer
7 18 (14.17%) QA Test Analyst
7 18 (14.17%) QA Test Engineer
7 18 (14.17%) QA Tester
8 17 (13.39%) Automation Test Analyst
9 15 (11.81%) Systems Analyst
9 15 (11.81%) Systems Test Engineer
10 13 (10.24%) Automation Test Lead
10 13 (10.24%) Selenium Test Analyst
10 13 (10.24%) Systems Test Analyst
11 10 (7.87%) Software Analyst
12 9 (7.09%) SQL Analyst
13 8 (6.30%) Financial Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (35.43%) .NET
2 15 (11.81%) ASP.NET
3 4 (3.15%) LAMP
4 3 (2.36%) HTML
4 3 (2.36%) SOAP
5 2 (1.57%) Node.js
5 2 (1.57%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (1.57%) Web Services
5 2 (1.57%) XML
6 1 (0.79%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.79%) JSF
6 1 (0.79%) JSP
6 1 (0.79%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.51%) Client/Server
2 5 (3.94%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.15%) Data Conversion
3 4 (3.15%) FMCG
4 3 (2.36%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.36%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.57%) Algorithms
5 2 (1.57%) iPad
6 1 (0.79%) Chemistry
6 1 (0.79%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.79%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.79%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.79%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.36%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (47.24%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (37.01%) SDLC
3 46 (36.22%) Scrum
4 36 (28.35%) Test Strategy
5 31 (24.41%) Automation Testing
6 30 (23.62%) Software Testing
7 29 (22.83%) Regression Testing
8 27 (21.26%) Automated Testing
8 27 (21.26%) Test Automation
8 27 (21.26%) Test Management
9 26 (20.47%) Manual Testing
10 23 (18.11%) BDD
11 20 (15.75%) RAD
12 18 (14.17%) System Testing
13 16 (12.60%) Defect Management
13 16 (12.60%) Mentoring
14 15 (11.81%) Project Management
15 14 (11.02%) Risk Analysis
16 13 (10.24%) User Acceptance Testing
17 11 (8.66%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 53 (41.73%) SQL
2 33 (25.98%) C#
3 9 (7.09%) Java
4 7 (5.51%) Ruby
5 4 (3.15%) ABAP
5 4 (3.15%) PHP
5 4 (3.15%) Python
5 4 (3.15%) T-SQL
5 4 (3.15%) VB.NET
6 3 (2.36%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.79%) C
7 1 (0.79%) C++
Qualifications
1 51 (40.16%) ISTQB
2 38 (29.92%) ISEB
3 35 (27.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 7 (5.51%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (31.50%) QA
2 2 (1.57%) SLA
3 1 (0.79%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.79%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 6 (4.72%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.79%) Nexpose
Vendors
1 57 (44.88%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.15%) HP
2 4 (3.15%) Oracle
2 4 (3.15%) SAP
3 2 (1.57%) JD Edwards
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £28000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Capita plc
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds
Sky Betting & Gaming
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Sky Betting & Gaming
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Wiser Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Jet2.com
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 23 days ago
Leeds
StepChange
Salary: Up to £35,000 DOE
Posted: 24 days ago