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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 51 27 62
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +35
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 33 37 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 4.31% 6.42% 1.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.92% 7.57% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 28 27 9
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,150 £40,000 £37,600
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
671 489 530
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 87.60% 84.90% 80.42%
Number of salaries quoted 578 403 496
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 24 December 2014.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 31 (79.49%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (64.10%) C#
3 24 (61.54%) .NET
4 20 (51.28%) ASP.NET
5 18 (46.15%) Scrum
6 17 (43.59%) Unit Testing
7 15 (38.46%) SQL Server
7 15 (38.46%) OO
7 15 (38.46%) MVC
7 15 (38.46%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (20.51%) JavaScript
9 7 (17.95%) Software Testing
9 7 (17.95%) Mentoring
10 6 (15.38%) SQL
10 6 (15.38%) Visual Studio
10 6 (15.38%) Flash
10 6 (15.38%) Microsoft
10 6 (15.38%) QuickTest Pro
10 6 (15.38%) Telecoms
10 6 (15.38%) IVR
10 6 (15.38%) Degree
10 6 (15.38%) QA
10 6 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (15.38%) Mobile App
11 5 (12.82%) HTML
11 5 (12.82%) Java
11 5 (12.82%) PHP
11 5 (12.82%) MySQL
11 5 (12.82%) CSS
11 5 (12.82%) JSP

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 5 (12.82%) Apache
2 2 (5.13%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (10.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.56%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.82%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (15.38%) Visual Studio
1 6 (15.38%) QuickTest Pro
2 5 (12.82%) Eclipse
3 4 (10.26%) JIRA
4 3 (7.69%) FitNesse
4 3 (7.69%) Cucumber
5 2 (5.13%) Selenium
6 1 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (15.38%) Telecoms
2 3 (7.69%) Finance
2 3 (7.69%) Banking
3 1 (2.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (61.54%) Developer
2 15 (38.46%) .NET Developer
3 13 (33.33%) Senior Developer
4 10 (25.64%) Senior .NET Developer
5 6 (15.38%) Software Programmer
5 6 (15.38%) Software Engineer
5 6 (15.38%) Programmer
5 6 (15.38%) Software Developer
5 6 (15.38%) Tester
6 5 (12.82%) Senior Tester
6 5 (12.82%) Analyst
6 5 (12.82%) Test Analyst
6 5 (12.82%) Web Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Team Leader
7 3 (7.69%) QA Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) CRM Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Test Engineer
9 1 (2.56%) Senior Test Analyst
9 1 (2.56%) Junior
9 1 (2.56%) Junior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (61.54%) .NET
2 20 (51.28%) ASP.NET
3 15 (38.46%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (15.38%) Flash
5 5 (12.82%) jQuery
5 5 (12.82%) CSS
5 5 (12.82%) JSP
5 5 (12.82%) HTML
6 3 (7.69%) SOAP
6 3 (7.69%) Web Services
6 3 (7.69%) REST
6 3 (7.69%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.38%) IVR
1 6 (15.38%) Mobile App
2 5 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.82%) Linux
2 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (2.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (79.49%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (46.15%) Scrum
3 17 (43.59%) Unit Testing
4 15 (38.46%) MVC
4 15 (38.46%) OO
5 7 (17.95%) Software Testing
5 7 (17.95%) Mentoring
6 6 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (12.82%) Test Planning
7 5 (12.82%) Test Management
8 4 (10.26%) Test Strategy
8 4 (10.26%) Automated Testing
8 4 (10.26%) CRM
9 3 (7.69%) Regression Testing
9 3 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (7.69%) Integration Testing
9 3 (7.69%) Web Testing
9 3 (7.69%) Usability Testing
9 3 (7.69%) Functional Testing
9 3 (7.69%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (64.10%) C#
2 8 (20.51%) JavaScript
3 6 (15.38%) SQL
4 5 (12.82%) PHP
4 5 (12.82%) Java
5 1 (2.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (15.38%) Degree
2 4 (10.26%) ISEB
2 4 (10.26%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.38%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.69%) HP
3 2 (5.13%) ATG
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