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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 46 47 46
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 26 23 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 3.69% 3.67% 3.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.35% 5.10% 3.73%
Number of salaries quoted 25 15 17
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £27,700 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +1.44%
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
598 451 456
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 84.82% 72.04% 85.39%
Number of salaries quoted 520 393 397
Average salary £38,750 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.71% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 2 June 2015.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 57 (83.82%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (30.88%) ISEB
3 18 (26.47%) C#
3 18 (26.47%) Selenium
3 18 (26.47%) SDLC
4 17 (25.00%) Scrum
4 17 (25.00%) .NET
4 17 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 16 (23.53%) Software Testing
6 15 (22.06%) User Acceptance Testing
6 15 (22.06%) Unit Testing
6 15 (22.06%) Integration Testing
6 15 (22.06%) SQL
6 15 (22.06%) Regression Testing
7 14 (20.59%) E-Commerce
7 14 (20.59%) Cucumber
8 13 (19.12%) Gherkin
8 13 (19.12%) Visual Studio
9 12 (17.65%) ASP.NET
9 12 (17.65%) OO
9 12 (17.65%) MVC
9 12 (17.65%) Degree
9 12 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC
10 11 (16.18%) QA
11 10 (14.71%) JIRA
11 10 (14.71%) Waterfall
11 10 (14.71%) HP Quality Center
12 9 (13.24%) V-Model
12 9 (13.24%) HP
12 9 (13.24%) UML

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 (5.88%) WebSphere
2 2 (2.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (2.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.47%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.41%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.47%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 18 (26.47%) Selenium
2 14 (20.59%) Cucumber
3 13 (19.12%) Visual Studio
4 10 (14.71%) JIRA
5 9 (13.24%) QuickTest Pro
6 5 (7.35%) WebDriver
7 4 (5.88%) Eclipse
General
1 4 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 27 (39.71%) Analyst
1 27 (39.71%) Test Analyst
2 16 (23.53%) Developer
3 12 (17.65%) .NET Developer
3 12 (17.65%) Test Engineer
4 9 (13.24%) Tester
5 8 (11.76%) Senior Developer
5 8 (11.76%) Senior Test Engineer
6 6 (8.82%) Senior .NET Developer
7 5 (7.35%) Software Tester
8 4 (5.88%) QA Engineer
8 4 (5.88%) CRM Developer
8 4 (5.88%) Automation Tester
9 3 (4.41%) Web Tester
10 2 (2.94%) Agile Test Analyst
11 1 (1.47%) Test Leader
11 1 (1.47%) Functional Test Engineer
11 1 (1.47%) Senior Test Analyst
11 1 (1.47%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (25.00%) .NET
2 13 (19.12%) Gherkin
3 12 (17.65%) ASP.NET
3 12 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (10.29%) Web Services
5 4 (5.88%) SOAP
5 4 (5.88%) REST
6 2 (2.94%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.76%) iPhone
2 6 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.41%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.47%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.76%) Android
2 6 (8.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (83.82%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (26.47%) SDLC
3 17 (25.00%) Scrum
4 16 (23.53%) Software Testing
5 15 (22.06%) User Acceptance Testing
5 15 (22.06%) Unit Testing
5 15 (22.06%) Integration Testing
5 15 (22.06%) Regression Testing
6 14 (20.59%) E-Commerce
7 12 (17.65%) OO
7 12 (17.65%) MVC
8 10 (14.71%) Waterfall
9 9 (13.24%) V-Model
9 9 (13.24%) UML
10 8 (11.76%) Automated Testing
10 8 (11.76%) System Integration Testing
11 7 (10.29%) Manual Testing
12 6 (8.82%) Test Management
13 5 (7.35%) Test Automation
13 5 (7.35%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (26.47%) C#
2 15 (22.06%) SQL
3 5 (7.35%) Java
4 4 (5.88%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 21 (30.88%) ISEB
2 12 (17.65%) Degree
3 7 (10.29%) ISTQB
4 3 (4.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (16.18%) QA
Systems Management
1 10 (14.71%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (13.24%) HP
2 5 (7.35%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.88%) ATG
4 3 (4.41%) Telerik
5 2 (2.94%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (2.94%) Siebel
5 2 (2.94%) NetSuite
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