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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 72 58 72
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +14
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 18 20 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 1.67% 2.59% 2.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.16% 3.18% 2.79%
Number of salaries quoted 18 10 13
Average salary £32,500 £31,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,750 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
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
834 628 717
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 77.15% 81.35% 73.01%
Number of salaries quoted 685 452 577
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 20 August 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 -12 8 £31,250 -3.84% 3
York -11 6 £35,000 +45.83%
Middlesbrough +2 4 £30,000 +39.53% 1
Test Scripting
Yorkshire

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 32 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (57.69%) Degree
3 24 (46.15%) Automation Testing
4 21 (40.38%) SQL
5 19 (36.54%) Test Automation
6 16 (30.77%) Java
7 15 (28.85%) User Acceptance Testing
8 12 (23.08%) QA
8 12 (23.08%) .NET
9 8 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (15.38%) Finance
9 8 (15.38%) ISEB
10 7 (13.46%) Software Testing
11 6 (11.54%) Automated Testing
12 5 (9.62%) Requirements Analysis
12 5 (9.62%) JavaScript
13 4 (7.69%) C#
13 4 (7.69%) Web Development
13 4 (7.69%) Manual Testing
13 4 (7.69%) TDD
13 4 (7.69%) Retail
14 3 (5.77%) Systems Analysis
14 3 (5.77%) Selenium
14 3 (5.77%) Use Case
14 3 (5.77%) XML
14 3 (5.77%) Regression Testing
14 3 (5.77%) Waterfall
15 2 (3.85%) ActionScript 2.0
15 2 (3.85%) TRADACOMS
15 2 (3.85%) EDIFACT

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 (3.85%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.85%) FTP
Development Applications
1 3 (5.77%) Selenium
2 1 (1.92%) Firebug
2 1 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.92%) TestDirector
2 1 (1.92%) Bugzilla
2 1 (1.92%) JIRA
General
1 8 (15.38%) Finance
2 4 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (57.69%) Tester
2 23 (44.23%) Analyst
3 15 (28.85%) Test Analyst
3 15 (28.85%) Automation Tester
4 12 (23.08%) Functional Tester
4 12 (23.08%) Manual Tester
5 8 (15.38%) Software Tester
6 5 (9.62%) Test Engineer
6 5 (9.62%) QA Analyst
6 5 (9.62%) Automation Engineer
7 4 (7.69%) Test Automation Engineer
8 3 (5.77%) Functional Test Analyst
8 3 (5.77%) Manual Test Analyst
8 3 (5.77%) Business Analyst
8 3 (5.77%) Functional Analyst
9 2 (3.85%) Junior
9 2 (3.85%) Developer
9 2 (3.85%) Junior Analyst
9 2 (3.85%) Junior Test Analyst
9 2 (3.85%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (23.08%) .NET
2 3 (5.77%) XML
3 2 (3.85%) EDI
3 2 (3.85%) EDIFACT
3 2 (3.85%) SAP PI
3 2 (3.85%) Web Services
4 1 (1.92%) HTML
4 1 (1.92%) CSS
4 1 (1.92%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.85%) TRADACOMS
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.92%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (46.15%) Automation Testing
3 19 (36.54%) Test Automation
4 15 (28.85%) User Acceptance Testing
5 8 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (13.46%) Software Testing
7 6 (11.54%) Automated Testing
8 5 (9.62%) Requirements Analysis
9 4 (7.69%) Web Development
9 4 (7.69%) TDD
9 4 (7.69%) Manual Testing
10 3 (5.77%) Waterfall
10 3 (5.77%) Systems Analysis
10 3 (5.77%) Regression Testing
10 3 (5.77%) Use Case
11 2 (3.85%) System Testing
11 2 (3.85%) Time Management
12 1 (1.92%) Release Management
12 1 (1.92%) Security Testing
12 1 (1.92%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (40.38%) SQL
2 16 (30.77%) Java
3 5 (9.62%) JavaScript
4 4 (7.69%) C#
5 2 (3.85%) ActionScript
5 2 (3.85%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 30 (57.69%) Degree
2 8 (15.38%) ISEB
3 2 (3.85%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (23.08%) QA
2 2 (3.85%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.92%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (3.85%) SAP
1 2 (3.85%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle
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