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 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 115 110 80
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -30
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 57 69 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.89% 2.11% 3.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.07% 2.37% 3.54%
Number of salaries quoted 54 60 102
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,450 £29,900 £22,550
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £41,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
2748 2911 3247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 91.36% 88.89% 89.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2193 2264 2629
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 25 May 2016.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Leeds

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 76 (51.35%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (43.24%) Selenium
3 62 (41.89%) Microsoft
3 62 (41.89%) SQL
4 53 (35.81%) .NET
4 53 (35.81%) ISTQB
5 51 (34.46%) Scrum
6 50 (33.78%) ISEB
7 49 (33.11%) Finance
8 45 (30.41%) SDLC
9 44 (29.73%) MS Excel
10 41 (27.70%) QA
11 37 (25.00%) C#
11 37 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 36 (24.32%) SoapUI
12 36 (24.32%) Regression Testing
13 33 (22.30%) Software Testing
13 33 (22.30%) SQL Server
13 33 (22.30%) Test Strategy
13 33 (22.30%) Automation Testing
14 31 (20.95%) Automated Testing
14 31 (20.95%) Team Foundation Server
15 28 (18.92%) Test Automation
15 28 (18.92%) BDD
16 27 (18.24%) Test Management
17 26 (17.57%) Manual Testing
18 22 (14.86%) RAD
18 22 (14.86%) Defect Management
19 19 (12.84%) User Acceptance Testing
20 18 (12.16%) Functional 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 (1.35%) Node.js
Applications
1 44 (29.73%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.05%) MS Visio
3 4 (2.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.70%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (2.03%) SAP BPC
2 3 (2.03%) SAP SCM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.35%) HTTP
2 1 (0.68%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (22.30%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.05%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (3.38%) MongoDB
3 5 (3.38%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.03%) Hadoop
4 3 (2.03%) SAP BW
5 2 (1.35%) MySQL
5 2 (1.35%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 64 (43.24%) Selenium
2 36 (24.32%) SoapUI
3 31 (20.95%) Team Foundation Server
4 14 (9.46%) WebDriver
5 13 (8.78%) JMeter
6 10 (6.76%) Cucumber
6 10 (6.76%) JIRA
7 5 (3.38%) SilkTest
8 4 (2.70%) Gerrit
8 4 (2.70%) Git (software)
8 4 (2.70%) Jenkins
8 4 (2.70%) JUnit
8 4 (2.70%) LoadRunner
8 4 (2.70%) Mercurial
8 4 (2.70%) Selenium IDE
8 4 (2.70%) SpecFlow
9 3 (2.03%) HP UFT
10 2 (1.35%) Gatling
10 2 (1.35%) Toad
10 2 (1.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 49 (33.11%) Finance
2 4 (2.70%) Legal
3 1 (0.68%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.68%) Retail
Job Titles
1 86 (58.11%) Analyst
2 69 (46.62%) Test Analyst
3 46 (31.08%) Tester
4 34 (22.97%) Test Engineer
5 32 (21.62%) Systems Tester
6 25 (16.89%) Automation Test Analyst
7 22 (14.86%) QA Engineer
7 22 (14.86%) Test Leader
8 21 (14.19%) QA Analyst
8 21 (14.19%) QA Test Analyst
9 20 (13.51%) QA Test Engineer
9 20 (13.51%) QA Tester
10 16 (10.81%) Selenium Test Analyst
11 14 (9.46%) Systems Test Engineer
12 13 (8.78%) Automation Test Lead
13 12 (8.11%) Systems Analyst
14 11 (7.43%) Software Analyst
15 10 (6.76%) SQL Analyst
16 9 (6.08%) Financial Analyst
16 9 (6.08%) Systems Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (35.81%) .NET
2 12 (8.11%) ASP.NET
3 8 (5.41%) SOAP
4 4 (2.70%) LAMP
5 3 (2.03%) .NET Framework
5 3 (2.03%) Web Services
5 3 (2.03%) XML
6 2 (1.35%) HTML
6 2 (1.35%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (0.68%) Behat
7 1 (0.68%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.11%) Client/Server
2 6 (4.05%) Management Information System
3 5 (3.38%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.70%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.03%) Data Conversion
5 3 (2.03%) FMCG
5 3 (2.03%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.35%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.35%) Chemistry
6 2 (1.35%) iPad
7 1 (0.68%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.68%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.68%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (51.35%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (34.46%) Scrum
3 45 (30.41%) SDLC
4 36 (24.32%) Regression Testing
5 33 (22.30%) Automation Testing
5 33 (22.30%) Software Testing
5 33 (22.30%) Test Strategy
6 31 (20.95%) Automated Testing
7 28 (18.92%) BDD
7 28 (18.92%) Test Automation
8 27 (18.24%) Test Management
9 26 (17.57%) Manual Testing
10 22 (14.86%) Defect Management
10 22 (14.86%) RAD
11 19 (12.84%) User Acceptance Testing
12 18 (12.16%) Functional Testing
13 16 (10.81%) Mentoring
13 16 (10.81%) System Testing
14 12 (8.11%) Build Automation
15 11 (7.43%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 62 (41.89%) SQL
2 37 (25.00%) C#
3 17 (11.49%) Java
4 8 (5.41%) Python
4 8 (5.41%) Ruby
4 8 (5.41%) T-SQL
5 6 (4.05%) VB.NET
6 4 (2.70%) PHP
7 3 (2.03%) ABAP
7 3 (2.03%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.68%) C++
Qualifications
1 53 (35.81%) ISTQB
2 50 (33.78%) ISEB
3 37 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 12 (8.11%) Degree
5 2 (1.35%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (27.70%) QA
2 4 (2.70%) SLA
3 1 (0.68%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.68%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 5 (3.38%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 62 (41.89%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.38%) HP
2 5 (3.38%) Oracle
3 3 (2.03%) SAP
4 2 (1.35%) JD Edwards
4 2 (1.35%) Telerik
5 1 (0.68%) LexisNexis
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