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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 61 70 72
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +2
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 32 27 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 3.23% 2.53% 1.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.62% 3.02% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 32 25 8
Average salary £31,250 £32,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +35.41%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +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
884 894 792
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 89.11% 83.79% 83.11%
Number of salaries quoted 810 680 542
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,200 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 1 July 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 1 July 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
(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 +4 25 £32,500 -
York -10 5 £27,500 -12.00%
Skipton - 1 £25,000 -
Test Scripting
Yorkshire

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 52 (74.29%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (65.71%) C#
3 45 (64.29%) Java
4 41 (58.57%) Degree
4 41 (58.57%) Selenium
5 35 (50.00%) SQL
6 22 (31.43%) Automation Testing
7 19 (27.14%) QA
8 16 (22.86%) WebDriver
9 14 (20.00%) Automated Testing
9 14 (20.00%) Finance
9 14 (20.00%) .NET
10 11 (15.71%) JavaScript
10 11 (15.71%) HTML
10 11 (15.71%) CSS
10 11 (15.71%) Firebug
11 9 (12.86%) Test Management
11 9 (12.86%) N-Tier
11 9 (12.86%) ASP.NET
11 9 (12.86%) MVC
12 8 (11.43%) Software Testing
12 8 (11.43%) Microsoft
12 8 (11.43%) Manual Testing
12 8 (11.43%) Security Testing
12 8 (11.43%) ASP.NET MVC
13 7 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
13 7 (10.00%) Performance Testing
14 6 (8.57%) Product Management
14 6 (8.57%) Scrum
15 5 (7.14%) .NET Framework

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 2 (2.86%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (4.29%) MS Office
2 1 (1.43%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.43%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.86%) NonStop SQL
2 1 (1.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 41 (58.57%) Selenium
2 16 (22.86%) WebDriver
3 11 (15.71%) Firebug
4 4 (5.71%) JIRA
5 2 (2.86%) Visual Studio
5 2 (2.86%) Bugzilla
6 1 (1.43%) SpecFlow
General
1 14 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (1.43%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 40 (57.14%) Analyst
1 40 (57.14%) Test Analyst
2 39 (55.71%) Tester
3 22 (31.43%) Test Engineer
3 22 (31.43%) Automation Tester
3 22 (31.43%) Automation Engineer
3 22 (31.43%) Test Automation Engineer
4 14 (20.00%) QA Test Analyst
4 14 (20.00%) QA Analyst
5 13 (18.57%) Manual Test Analyst
6 8 (11.43%) Manual Tester
7 6 (8.57%) Automation Test Analyst
7 6 (8.57%) Automation Analyst
8 5 (7.14%) Functional Test Analyst
8 5 (7.14%) Designer
8 5 (7.14%) Functional Analyst
8 5 (7.14%) Systems Designer
9 2 (2.86%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
10 1 (1.43%) C# .NET Developer
10 1 (1.43%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (20.00%) .NET
2 11 (15.71%) CSS
2 11 (15.71%) HTML
3 9 (12.86%) ASP.NET
4 8 (11.43%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (7.14%) .NET Framework
6 4 (5.71%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.86%) N-Tier
2 4 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.86%) W3C
4 1 (1.43%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (74.29%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (31.43%) Automation Testing
3 14 (20.00%) Automated Testing
4 9 (12.86%) MVC
4 9 (12.86%) Test Management
5 8 (11.43%) Manual Testing
5 8 (11.43%) Security Testing
5 8 (11.43%) Software Testing
6 7 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (10.00%) Performance Testing
7 6 (8.57%) Scrum
7 6 (8.57%) Product Management
8 5 (7.14%) Functional Testing
8 5 (7.14%) Test Automation
8 5 (7.14%) Technical Analysis
8 5 (7.14%) B2B
8 5 (7.14%) Integration Testing
9 2 (2.86%) Release Management
9 2 (2.86%) Test Planning
9 2 (2.86%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 46 (65.71%) C#
2 45 (64.29%) Java
3 35 (50.00%) SQL
4 11 (15.71%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.43%) C
Qualifications
1 41 (58.57%) Degree
2 5 (7.14%) ISEB
3 4 (5.71%) ISTQB
3 4 (5.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (27.14%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (11.43%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.86%) HP
2 2 (2.86%) Apple
2 2 (2.86%) Google
3 1 (1.43%) VocaLink
3 1 (1.43%) Oracle