The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the North Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 74 66 79
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +13
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 21 11 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 1.95% 1.56% 1.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.41% 1.83% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 21 7 9
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Test Scripting
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 North Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
871 601 775
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 80.72% 85.01% 76.51%
Number of salaries quoted 751 417 620
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the North Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Scripting Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Test Scripting Salary Trend in North Yorkshire

Test Scripting
Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Scripting within the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Harrogate -5 12 £31,250 -3.84% 2
Middlesbrough 0 6 £30,000 +39.53% 1
York -2 3 £32,500 +13.04%
Test Scripting
Yorkshire

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the North Yorkshire region citing Test Scripting also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Test Scripting.

1 38 (76.00%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (56.00%) Degree
3 22 (44.00%) Automation Testing
4 20 (40.00%) Test Automation
5 19 (38.00%) SQL
6 16 (32.00%) Java
7 14 (28.00%) QA
8 13 (26.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 9 (18.00%) .NET
9 9 (18.00%) Software Testing
10 8 (16.00%) Automated Testing
11 7 (14.00%) Functional Testing
11 7 (14.00%) JavaScript
11 7 (14.00%) C#
12 6 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
12 6 (12.00%) TDD
12 6 (12.00%) Retail
12 6 (12.00%) ISEB
12 6 (12.00%) Web Development
13 5 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
13 5 (10.00%) Finance
14 4 (8.00%) Manual Testing
15 3 (6.00%) Waterfall
15 3 (6.00%) Systems Analysis
15 3 (6.00%) Selenium
15 3 (6.00%) Use Case
15 3 (6.00%) Regression Testing
16 2 (4.00%) MS Excel
16 2 (4.00%) Microsoft
16 2 (4.00%) ISTQB

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the North Yorkshire region citing Test Scripting also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Test Scripting. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (4.00%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Selenium
2 1 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.00%) JIRA
2 1 (2.00%) Firebug
2 1 (2.00%) Bugzilla
2 1 (2.00%) TestDirector
General
1 6 (12.00%) Retail
2 5 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 30 (60.00%) Tester
2 26 (52.00%) Analyst
3 16 (32.00%) Test Analyst
4 15 (30.00%) Automation Tester
5 12 (24.00%) Functional Tester
5 12 (24.00%) Manual Tester
6 7 (14.00%) Automation Engineer
6 7 (14.00%) QA Analyst
6 7 (14.00%) Test Engineer
7 6 (12.00%) Functional Analyst
7 6 (12.00%) Test Automation Engineer
7 6 (12.00%) Functional Test Analyst
7 6 (12.00%) Manual Test Analyst
8 5 (10.00%) Software Tester
9 3 (6.00%) Business Analyst
10 2 (4.00%) Junior
10 2 (4.00%) QA Tester
10 2 (4.00%) Junior Analyst
10 2 (4.00%) Junior Test Analyst
11 1 (2.00%) Agile Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (18.00%) .NET
2 1 (2.00%) HTML
2 1 (2.00%) CSS
2 1 (2.00%) XML
2 1 (2.00%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (76.00%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (44.00%) Automation Testing
3 20 (40.00%) Test Automation
4 13 (26.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 9 (18.00%) Software Testing
6 8 (16.00%) Automated Testing
7 7 (14.00%) Functional Testing
8 6 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (12.00%) TDD
8 6 (12.00%) Web Development
9 5 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
10 4 (8.00%) Manual Testing
11 3 (6.00%) Waterfall
11 3 (6.00%) Systems Analysis
11 3 (6.00%) Use Case
11 3 (6.00%) Regression Testing
12 2 (4.00%) System Testing
13 1 (2.00%) Security Testing
13 1 (2.00%) Unit Testing
13 1 (2.00%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (38.00%) SQL
2 16 (32.00%) Java
3 7 (14.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (14.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 28 (56.00%) Degree
2 6 (12.00%) ISEB
3 2 (4.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (28.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (4.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent benefits package attached
Posted: 4 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent benefits package attached
Posted: 4 days ago
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago