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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 51 73 71
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -2
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 38 30 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 3.80% 2.85% 1.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.30% 3.29% 1.77%
Number of salaries quoted 38 28 10
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £25,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,300 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £36,500 £30,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +1.44%
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
884 913 793
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 88.31% 86.70% 81.92%
Number of salaries quoted 799 685 549
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 £25,500 £28,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +9 27 £32,500 - 2
York -2 8 £27,500 -8.33%
Skipton - 2 £26,250 -
Test Scripting
Yorkshire

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 55 (63.22%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (52.87%) SQL
3 45 (51.72%) C#
4 43 (49.43%) Degree
5 42 (48.28%) Java
6 39 (44.83%) Selenium
7 24 (27.59%) Automated Testing
8 23 (26.44%) Finance
8 23 (26.44%) QA
9 21 (24.14%) Automation Testing
10 17 (19.54%) JavaScript
10 17 (19.54%) WebDriver
11 16 (18.39%) Firebug
11 16 (18.39%) HTML
11 16 (18.39%) CSS
12 15 (17.24%) .NET
13 12 (13.79%) Scrum
13 12 (13.79%) Security Testing
13 12 (13.79%) Test Management
13 12 (13.79%) Product Management
14 11 (12.64%) Microsoft
15 10 (11.49%) N-Tier
15 10 (11.49%) ASP.NET
15 10 (11.49%) MVC
16 9 (10.34%) JIRA
16 9 (10.34%) Software Testing
16 9 (10.34%) DOM
16 9 (10.34%) ISEB
17 8 (9.20%) ISTQB
17 8 (9.20%) ASP.NET MVC

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 (6.90%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (6.90%) MS Office
2 1 (1.15%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.30%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.90%) NonStop SQL
2 2 (2.30%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 39 (44.83%) Selenium
2 17 (19.54%) WebDriver
3 16 (18.39%) Firebug
4 9 (10.34%) JIRA
5 5 (5.75%) Bugzilla
6 4 (4.60%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.15%) MSTest
7 1 (1.15%) SpecFlow
General
1 23 (26.44%) Finance
2 1 (1.15%) Financial Institution
2 1 (1.15%) Retail
Job Titles
1 57 (65.52%) Analyst
1 57 (65.52%) Test Analyst
2 39 (44.83%) Tester
3 21 (24.14%) Automation Tester
4 18 (20.69%) Automation Engineer
4 18 (20.69%) Test Engineer
5 16 (18.39%) Manual Test Analyst
6 12 (13.79%) Automation Test Analyst
6 12 (13.79%) QA Test Analyst
6 12 (13.79%) QA Analyst
6 12 (13.79%) Automation Analyst
7 11 (12.64%) Manual Tester
8 8 (9.20%) Functional Test Analyst
8 8 (9.20%) Functional Analyst
9 6 (6.90%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
10 5 (5.75%) Systems Designer
10 5 (5.75%) Test Automation Engineer
10 5 (5.75%) Designer
11 3 (3.45%) Functional Tester
12 2 (2.30%) C# Application Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (18.39%) HTML
1 16 (18.39%) CSS
2 15 (17.24%) .NET
3 10 (11.49%) ASP.NET
4 9 (10.34%) DOM
5 8 (9.20%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (5.75%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.49%) N-Tier
2 6 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.45%) W3C
4 1 (1.15%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (63.22%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (27.59%) Automated Testing
3 21 (24.14%) Automation Testing
4 12 (13.79%) Scrum
4 12 (13.79%) Security Testing
4 12 (13.79%) Test Management
4 12 (13.79%) Product Management
5 10 (11.49%) MVC
6 9 (10.34%) Software Testing
7 8 (9.20%) Manual Testing
7 8 (9.20%) Performance Testing
7 8 (9.20%) Functional Testing
8 7 (8.05%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (6.90%) Test Automation
9 6 (6.90%) Test Planning
9 6 (6.90%) Non-Functional Testing
10 5 (5.75%) B2B
10 5 (5.75%) Release Management
10 5 (5.75%) Technical Analysis
10 5 (5.75%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 46 (52.87%) SQL
2 45 (51.72%) C#
3 42 (48.28%) Java
4 17 (19.54%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.15%) C
Qualifications
1 43 (49.43%) Degree
2 9 (10.34%) ISEB
3 8 (9.20%) ISTQB
3 8 (9.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (26.44%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (12.64%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.90%) HP
3 4 (4.60%) VocaLink
4 2 (2.30%) Oracle
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