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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 40 77 57
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -20
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 58 31 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 5.40% 2.78% 3.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.12% 3.30% 4.12%
Number of salaries quoted 54 29 28
Average salary £30,000 £34,000 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +8.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.06%
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
947 938 729
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 88.09% 83.97% 79.59%
Number of salaries quoted 787 676 557
Average salary £40,000 £38,625 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.55% +3.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015. 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
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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 +15 40 £30,000 -11.76% 2
York +9 11 £30,000 -14.28%
Middlesbrough - 5 £25,000 -
Selby -6 2 - -
Test Scripting
Yorkshire

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 56 (59.57%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (47.87%) Degree
3 38 (40.43%) SQL
4 32 (34.04%) Automated Testing
5 26 (27.66%) C#
6 24 (25.53%) JavaScript
6 24 (25.53%) QA
7 23 (24.47%) Java
7 23 (24.47%) Test Automation
8 22 (23.40%) Functional Testing
8 22 (23.40%) Automation Testing
9 16 (17.02%) Web Development
9 16 (17.02%) TDD
9 16 (17.02%) Retail
9 16 (17.02%) Software Testing
9 16 (17.02%) Finance
10 13 (13.83%) ISEB
11 12 (12.77%) Scrum
11 12 (12.77%) Product Management
12 8 (8.51%) Test Planning
12 8 (8.51%) JIRA
12 8 (8.51%) Firebug
12 8 (8.51%) HTML
12 8 (8.51%) CSS
12 8 (8.51%) DOM
13 7 (7.45%) ISTQB
14 6 (6.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 6 (6.38%) Non-Functional Testing
14 6 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
14 6 (6.38%) NonStop SQL

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 6 (6.38%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (5.32%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.13%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.38%) NonStop SQL
2 2 (2.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (8.51%) JIRA
1 8 (8.51%) Firebug
2 6 (6.38%) Selenium
3 5 (5.32%) Bugzilla
4 4 (4.26%) WebDriver
5 3 (3.19%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.06%) MSTest
6 1 (1.06%) SpecFlow
General
1 16 (17.02%) Retail
1 16 (17.02%) Finance
Job Titles
1 66 (70.21%) Analyst
2 52 (55.32%) Test Analyst
3 45 (47.87%) Tester
4 22 (23.40%) Automation Tester
4 22 (23.40%) Functional Test Analyst
4 22 (23.40%) Manual Test Analyst
4 22 (23.40%) Functional Analyst
5 20 (21.28%) Manual Tester
6 19 (20.21%) Functional Tester
7 12 (12.77%) Automation Test Analyst
7 12 (12.77%) QA Analyst
7 12 (12.77%) Automation Analyst
8 7 (7.45%) Test Engineer
8 7 (7.45%) Automation Engineer
8 7 (7.45%) Test Automation Engineer
9 6 (6.38%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
10 2 (2.13%) Applications Developer
10 2 (2.13%) Applications Support
10 2 (2.13%) Developer
10 2 (2.13%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.51%) HTML
1 8 (8.51%) CSS
1 8 (8.51%) DOM
2 3 (3.19%) ASP.NET
2 3 (3.19%) .NET
3 1 (1.06%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.19%) N-Tier
3 2 (2.13%) W3C
3 2 (2.13%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (59.57%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (34.04%) Automated Testing
3 23 (24.47%) Test Automation
4 22 (23.40%) Functional Testing
4 22 (23.40%) Automation Testing
5 16 (17.02%) Web Development
5 16 (17.02%) TDD
5 16 (17.02%) Software Testing
6 12 (12.77%) Scrum
6 12 (12.77%) Product Management
7 8 (8.51%) Test Planning
8 6 (6.38%) Non-Functional Testing
9 5 (5.32%) Release Management
9 5 (5.32%) Security Testing
9 5 (5.32%) Test Management
10 4 (4.26%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (3.19%) MVC
12 2 (2.13%) UML
12 2 (2.13%) Migration
12 2 (2.13%) BPR
Programming Languages
1 38 (40.43%) SQL
2 26 (27.66%) C#
3 24 (25.53%) JavaScript
4 23 (24.47%) Java
Qualifications
1 45 (47.87%) Degree
2 13 (13.83%) ISEB
3 7 (7.45%) ISTQB
4 6 (6.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (25.53%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (6.38%) HP
2 5 (5.32%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.26%) VocaLink
4 2 (2.13%) Oracle
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