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

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 131 105 132
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +27
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 33 85 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.27% 2.34% 1.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.41% 2.55% 1.91%
Number of salaries quoted 26 67 55
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
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
2344 3338 3351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 90.12% 91.98% 87.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1966 2619 2516
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
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 1 October 2016.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Leeds

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 38 (48.72%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (42.31%) Finance
3 32 (41.03%) ISTQB
3 32 (41.03%) SDLC
4 28 (35.90%) SQL
5 27 (34.62%) ISEB
5 27 (34.62%) Test Strategy
6 26 (33.33%) Selenium
7 23 (29.49%) QA
7 23 (29.49%) Microsoft
8 22 (28.21%) Software Testing
8 22 (28.21%) Scrum
9 21 (26.92%) Manual Testing
10 20 (25.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 20 (25.64%) Regression Testing
11 19 (24.36%) Test Management
11 19 (24.36%) Team Foundation Server
12 18 (23.08%) Test Automation
12 18 (23.08%) Automated Testing
13 17 (21.79%) C#
13 17 (21.79%) .NET
13 17 (21.79%) SQL Server
14 15 (19.23%) SoapUI
15 14 (17.95%) User Acceptance Testing
15 14 (17.95%) Java
15 14 (17.95%) ASP.NET
16 13 (16.67%) Project Management
16 13 (16.67%) Functional Testing
16 13 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
17 12 (15.38%) RAD

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 (2.56%) CMS
1 2 (2.56%) Drupal
1 2 (2.56%) Umbraco
Applications
1 9 (11.54%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (5.13%) SAP BPC
1 4 (5.13%) SAP SCM
2 2 (2.56%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.56%) GitHub
1 2 (2.56%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.56%) Internet
2 1 (1.28%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (21.79%) SQL Server
2 13 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (5.13%) SAP BW
4 2 (2.56%) Hadoop
4 2 (2.56%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.56%) MySQL
4 2 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.56%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 26 (33.33%) Selenium
2 19 (24.36%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (19.23%) SoapUI
4 7 (8.97%) LoadRunner
5 6 (7.69%) JIRA
6 5 (6.41%) JMeter
7 4 (5.13%) HP UFT
7 4 (5.13%) Jenkins
7 4 (5.13%) Visual Studio
7 4 (5.13%) WebDriver
8 3 (3.85%) Selenium IDE
9 2 (2.56%) Appium
9 2 (2.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (2.56%) Bugzilla
9 2 (2.56%) Cucumber
9 2 (2.56%) FitNesse
9 2 (2.56%) Gatling
9 2 (2.56%) NUnit
9 2 (2.56%) Robot Framework
9 2 (2.56%) Toad
General
1 33 (42.31%) Finance
2 4 (5.13%) Retail
3 1 (1.28%) Banking
3 1 (1.28%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.28%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 45 (57.69%) Analyst
2 37 (47.44%) Test Analyst
3 13 (16.67%) Systems Tester
3 13 (16.67%) Test Engineer
3 13 (16.67%) Tester
4 11 (14.10%) SQL Analyst
4 11 (14.10%) Systems Analyst
4 11 (14.10%) Systems Test Analyst
5 10 (12.82%) Test Leader
6 5 (6.41%) Automation Test Lead
6 5 (6.41%) Test Manager
7 4 (5.13%) Automation Test Analyst
7 4 (5.13%) Business Analyst
7 4 (5.13%) QA Test Engineer
7 4 (5.13%) Selenium Test Analyst
7 4 (5.13%) Selenium Tester
7 4 (5.13%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (5.13%) Senior Test Analyst
7 4 (5.13%) SQL Server Analyst
7 4 (5.13%) Systems Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (21.79%) .NET
2 14 (17.95%) ASP.NET
3 7 (8.97%) HTML
4 4 (5.13%) LAMP
5 3 (3.85%) HTML5
6 2 (2.56%) JSF
6 2 (2.56%) JSP
6 2 (2.56%) Node.js
6 2 (2.56%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (2.56%) Web Services
6 2 (2.56%) XHTML
6 2 (2.56%) XML
7 1 (1.28%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.13%) Data Conversion
2 4 (5.13%) FMCG
3 3 (3.85%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.56%) e-Health
4 2 (2.56%) iPad
4 2 (2.56%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.56%) RIA
5 1 (1.28%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.28%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (48.72%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (41.03%) SDLC
3 27 (34.62%) Test Strategy
4 22 (28.21%) Scrum
4 22 (28.21%) Software Testing
5 21 (26.92%) Manual Testing
6 20 (25.64%) Regression Testing
7 19 (24.36%) Test Management
8 18 (23.08%) Automated Testing
8 18 (23.08%) Test Automation
9 14 (17.95%) User Acceptance Testing
10 13 (16.67%) Functional Testing
10 13 (16.67%) Project Management
11 12 (15.38%) RAD
12 11 (14.10%) Risk Analysis
12 11 (14.10%) System Testing
13 9 (11.54%) Performance Testing
14 8 (10.26%) Non-Functional Testing
15 7 (8.97%) Stakeholder Management
16 6 (7.69%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 28 (35.90%) SQL
2 17 (21.79%) C#
3 14 (17.95%) Java
4 7 (8.97%) JavaScript
5 4 (5.13%) ABAP
5 4 (5.13%) PHP
5 4 (5.13%) Ruby
6 3 (3.85%) Python
7 2 (2.56%) C
7 2 (2.56%) C++
8 1 (1.28%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (41.03%) ISTQB
2 27 (34.62%) ISEB
3 20 (25.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (2.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (29.49%) QA
2 1 (1.28%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 7 (8.97%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.56%) Nexpose
Vendors
1 23 (29.49%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.26%) HP
3 7 (8.97%) SAP
4 3 (3.85%) Citrix
5 2 (2.56%) JD Edwards
6 1 (1.28%) Oracle
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