The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 35 45 44
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -1
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 44 29 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 5.65% 4.11% 2.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.36% 5.45% 3.27%
Number of salaries quoted 43 14 10
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Test Scripting
South 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 Sheffield region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
692 532 428
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 88.83% 75.46% 83.76%
Number of salaries quoted 589 453 361
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Sheffield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Scripting Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Sheffield region.

Test Scripting Salary Trend in Sheffield

Test Scripting
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 63 (82.89%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (39.47%) C#
3 28 (36.84%) .NET
4 24 (31.58%) Scrum
4 24 (31.58%) SQL Server
5 22 (28.95%) ISEB
5 22 (28.95%) Unit Testing
6 20 (26.32%) ASP.NET
7 19 (25.00%) OO
7 19 (25.00%) MVC
7 19 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 18 (23.68%) Selenium
9 17 (22.37%) Software Testing
10 16 (21.05%) Visual Studio
10 16 (21.05%) Integration Testing
10 16 (21.05%) User Acceptance Testing
11 15 (19.74%) Cucumber
12 14 (18.42%) Gherkin
12 14 (18.42%) E-Commerce
13 12 (15.79%) SQL
13 12 (15.79%) Degree
14 11 (14.47%) Waterfall
14 11 (14.47%) Microsoft
15 10 (13.16%) Regression Testing
15 10 (13.16%) QuickTest Pro
15 10 (13.16%) QA
16 9 (11.84%) V-Model
16 9 (11.84%) Analytical Skills
16 9 (11.84%) UML
16 9 (11.84%) Web Services

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 4 (5.26%) WebSphere
2 2 (2.63%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.32%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (7.89%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (10.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.32%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.32%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (31.58%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.95%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.63%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 18 (23.68%) Selenium
2 16 (21.05%) Visual Studio
3 15 (19.74%) Cucumber
4 10 (13.16%) QuickTest Pro
5 7 (9.21%) JIRA
6 5 (6.58%) Eclipse
6 5 (6.58%) WebDriver
7 1 (1.32%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (1.32%) Telecoms
1 1 (1.32%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (35.53%) Developer
2 25 (32.89%) Analyst
2 25 (32.89%) Test Analyst
3 19 (25.00%) .NET Developer
4 16 (21.05%) Senior Developer
5 11 (14.47%) Test Engineer
5 11 (14.47%) Senior .NET Developer
6 9 (11.84%) Senior Test Engineer
6 9 (11.84%) Tester
7 7 (9.21%) CRM Developer
8 5 (6.58%) Automation Tester
9 4 (5.26%) QA Engineer
9 4 (5.26%) Software Tester
10 3 (3.95%) Web Tester
11 2 (2.63%) Agile Test Analyst
12 1 (1.32%) Senior Automation Tester
12 1 (1.32%) Test Leader
12 1 (1.32%) Software Programmer
12 1 (1.32%) Software Developer
12 1 (1.32%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (36.84%) .NET
2 20 (26.32%) ASP.NET
3 19 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 14 (18.42%) Gherkin
5 9 (11.84%) Web Services
6 7 (9.21%) SOAP
6 7 (9.21%) REST
7 2 (2.63%) COM
8 1 (1.32%) CSS
8 1 (1.32%) JSP
8 1 (1.32%) HTML
8 1 (1.32%) Flash
8 1 (1.32%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.84%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (10.53%) iPhone
3 3 (3.95%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.32%) IVR
4 1 (1.32%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.53%) Android
2 5 (6.58%) Windows
3 1 (1.32%) Linux
3 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (82.89%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (31.58%) Scrum
3 22 (28.95%) Unit Testing
4 19 (25.00%) MVC
4 19 (25.00%) OO
5 17 (22.37%) Software Testing
6 16 (21.05%) User Acceptance Testing
6 16 (21.05%) Integration Testing
7 14 (18.42%) E-Commerce
8 11 (14.47%) Waterfall
9 10 (13.16%) Regression Testing
10 9 (11.84%) UML
10 9 (11.84%) Automated Testing
10 9 (11.84%) V-Model
11 8 (10.53%) CRM
12 6 (7.89%) Test Automation
13 5 (6.58%) Manual Testing
13 5 (6.58%) Web Testing
13 5 (6.58%) Software Engineering
14 4 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 30 (39.47%) C#
2 12 (15.79%) SQL
3 8 (10.53%) JavaScript
4 6 (7.89%) Java
5 1 (1.32%) PHP
Qualifications
1 22 (28.95%) ISEB
2 12 (15.79%) Degree
3 8 (10.53%) ISTQB
4 4 (5.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (13.16%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (7.89%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (14.47%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.89%) HP
3 4 (5.26%) ATG
4 3 (3.95%) Telerik
5 2 (2.63%) NetSuite
5 2 (2.63%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (2.63%) Siebel
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