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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 44 80 62
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -18
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 48 12 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 4.39% 1.28% 2.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.17% 1.51% 3.58%
Number of salaries quoted 47 12 24
Average salary £30,000 £34,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +13.33%
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
928 795 754
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 84.90% 84.75% 79.54%
Number of salaries quoted 788 580 580
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Salary Histogram in North Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram 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 19 December 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 +21 29 £32,500 -4.41% 3
Middlesbrough - 11 £25,000 -
York +11 8 £30,000 -14.28% 1
Test Scripting
Yorkshire

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 47 (66.20%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (53.52%) Degree
3 25 (35.21%) SQL
4 23 (32.39%) QA
5 22 (30.99%) Automated Testing
5 22 (30.99%) Test Automation
6 21 (29.58%) JavaScript
7 20 (28.17%) C#
7 20 (28.17%) Automation Testing
8 19 (26.76%) Functional Testing
8 19 (26.76%) Java
9 17 (23.94%) Retail
9 17 (23.94%) Software Testing
9 17 (23.94%) Web Development
9 17 (23.94%) TDD
10 10 (14.08%) ISEB
11 5 (7.04%) Selenium
11 5 (7.04%) Stakeholder Management
12 4 (5.63%) Test Planning
12 4 (5.63%) User Acceptance Testing
12 4 (5.63%) Firebug
12 4 (5.63%) HTML
12 4 (5.63%) CSS
12 4 (5.63%) DOM
12 4 (5.63%) ISTQB
12 4 (5.63%) JIRA
12 4 (5.63%) Analytical Skills
13 3 (4.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 3 (4.23%) Security Testing
13 3 (4.23%) Microsoft

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.82%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (2.82%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.41%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.41%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.82%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 5 (7.04%) Selenium
2 4 (5.63%) Firebug
2 4 (5.63%) JIRA
3 2 (2.82%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.82%) Bugzilla
3 2 (2.82%) WebDriver
4 1 (1.41%) MSTest
General
1 17 (23.94%) Retail
2 2 (2.82%) Finance
Job Titles
1 48 (67.61%) Analyst
2 42 (59.15%) Tester
3 32 (45.07%) Test Analyst
4 20 (28.17%) Manual Tester
5 19 (26.76%) Functional Analyst
5 19 (26.76%) Functional Test Analyst
5 19 (26.76%) Manual Test Analyst
5 19 (26.76%) Functional Tester
5 19 (26.76%) Automation Tester
6 13 (18.31%) QA Analyst
7 5 (7.04%) Test Engineer
7 5 (7.04%) Automation Engineer
7 5 (7.04%) Test Automation Engineer
8 2 (2.82%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
8 2 (2.82%) Business Analyst
9 1 (1.41%) Software Test Analyst
9 1 (1.41%) Automation Analyst
9 1 (1.41%) Agile Tester
9 1 (1.41%) Automation Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.63%) HTML
1 4 (5.63%) CSS
1 4 (5.63%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.63%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.82%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (1.41%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (66.20%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (30.99%) Automated Testing
2 22 (30.99%) Test Automation
3 20 (28.17%) Automation Testing
4 19 (26.76%) Functional Testing
5 17 (23.94%) Software Testing
5 17 (23.94%) Web Development
5 17 (23.94%) TDD
6 5 (7.04%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (5.63%) Test Planning
7 4 (5.63%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (4.23%) Security Testing
9 2 (2.82%) Test Management
9 2 (2.82%) Manual Testing
9 2 (2.82%) Data Migration
9 2 (2.82%) Data Protection
9 2 (2.82%) Data Mapping
9 2 (2.82%) Non-Functional Testing
9 2 (2.82%) Test Strategy
9 2 (2.82%) UML
Programming Languages
1 25 (35.21%) SQL
2 21 (29.58%) JavaScript
3 20 (28.17%) C#
4 19 (26.76%) Java
Qualifications
1 38 (53.52%) Degree
2 10 (14.08%) ISEB
3 4 (5.63%) ISTQB
4 3 (4.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (32.39%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (4.23%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.82%) HP
3 1 (1.41%) VocaLink
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