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

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 43 26 64
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +38
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 33 43 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 4.55% 6.58% 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.16% 7.69% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 29 29 3
Average salary £33,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.28% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
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
640 559 453
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 88.15% 85.60% 81.04%
Number of salaries quoted 544 453 426
Average salary £35,000 £38,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
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 23 January 2015.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 39 (82.98%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (57.45%) C#
3 26 (55.32%) .NET
4 23 (48.94%) Scrum
5 22 (46.81%) ASP.NET
6 19 (40.43%) Unit Testing
7 17 (36.17%) ASP.NET MVC
7 17 (36.17%) OO
7 17 (36.17%) SQL Server
7 17 (36.17%) MVC
8 12 (25.53%) User Acceptance Testing
9 9 (19.15%) Software Testing
10 8 (17.02%) E-Commerce
10 8 (17.02%) ISEB
10 8 (17.02%) JavaScript
11 7 (14.89%) JIRA
11 7 (14.89%) Mentoring
12 6 (12.77%) Waterfall
12 6 (12.77%) Integration Testing
12 6 (12.77%) HP Quality Center
12 6 (12.77%) QA
12 6 (12.77%) Visual Studio
12 6 (12.77%) QuickTest Pro
12 6 (12.77%) Microsoft
12 6 (12.77%) HP
12 6 (12.77%) SQL
13 5 (10.64%) Eclipse
13 5 (10.64%) Linux
13 5 (10.64%) UML
13 5 (10.64%) MySQL

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 5 (10.64%) Apache
2 4 (8.51%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (8.51%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (8.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.13%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (36.17%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.64%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (14.89%) JIRA
2 6 (12.77%) Visual Studio
2 6 (12.77%) QuickTest Pro
3 5 (10.64%) Eclipse
4 3 (6.38%) FitNesse
4 3 (6.38%) Cucumber
5 2 (4.26%) Selenium
6 1 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (10.64%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.38%) Banking
2 3 (6.38%) Finance
3 1 (2.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (53.19%) Developer
2 17 (36.17%) .NET Developer
3 15 (31.91%) Senior Developer
4 12 (25.53%) Senior .NET Developer
4 12 (25.53%) Analyst
4 12 (25.53%) Test Analyst
5 6 (12.77%) Tester
6 5 (10.64%) Software Engineer
6 5 (10.64%) Web Developer
6 5 (10.64%) Software Developer
6 5 (10.64%) Software Programmer
6 5 (10.64%) Programmer
6 5 (10.64%) Senior Tester
7 3 (6.38%) Team Leader
7 3 (6.38%) QA Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) CRM Developer
8 2 (4.26%) Agile Test Analyst
8 2 (4.26%) Test Engineer
9 1 (2.13%) Senior Test Analyst
9 1 (2.13%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (55.32%) .NET
2 22 (46.81%) ASP.NET
3 17 (36.17%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (10.64%) HTML
4 5 (10.64%) Flash
4 5 (10.64%) CSS
4 5 (10.64%) JSP
4 5 (10.64%) jQuery
5 3 (6.38%) SOAP
5 3 (6.38%) Web Services
5 3 (6.38%) Gherkin
5 3 (6.38%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.64%) IVR
1 5 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (10.64%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.64%) Linux
2 1 (2.13%) Windows
2 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (82.98%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (48.94%) Scrum
3 19 (40.43%) Unit Testing
4 17 (36.17%) OO
4 17 (36.17%) MVC
5 12 (25.53%) User Acceptance Testing
6 9 (19.15%) Software Testing
7 8 (17.02%) E-Commerce
8 7 (14.89%) Mentoring
9 6 (12.77%) Waterfall
9 6 (12.77%) Integration Testing
10 5 (10.64%) UML
10 5 (10.64%) Test Management
10 5 (10.64%) V-Model
10 5 (10.64%) Test Planning
11 4 (8.51%) Test Strategy
11 4 (8.51%) Web Testing
11 4 (8.51%) Automated Testing
11 4 (8.51%) CRM
12 3 (6.38%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (57.45%) C#
2 8 (17.02%) JavaScript
3 6 (12.77%) SQL
4 5 (10.64%) PHP
4 5 (10.64%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (17.02%) ISEB
2 5 (10.64%) Degree
3 4 (8.51%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.77%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (12.77%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (12.77%) Microsoft
1 6 (12.77%) HP
2 4 (8.51%) ATG
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