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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 59 65 39
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -26
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 18 10 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.58% 1.37% 3.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.96% 1.83% 4.42%
Number of salaries quoted 17 10 8
Average salary £32,000 £35,000 £31,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.57% +10.23%
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
608 547 453
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 86.98% 74.73% 84.36%
Number of salaries quoted 546 442 388
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,025 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 41 (89.13%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (32.61%) Visual Studio
3 14 (30.43%) Degree
3 14 (30.43%) Test Management
3 14 (30.43%) Cucumber
4 13 (28.26%) Gherkin
4 13 (28.26%) SDLC
4 13 (28.26%) Integration Testing
5 12 (26.09%) Regression Testing
6 11 (23.91%) HP UFT
6 11 (23.91%) Load Testing
6 11 (23.91%) System Integration Testing
7 10 (21.74%) SQL
8 9 (19.57%) Finance
8 9 (19.57%) Selenium
8 9 (19.57%) HP Quality Center
9 8 (17.39%) JIRA
9 8 (17.39%) HP
10 7 (15.22%) ISEB
10 7 (15.22%) C#
10 7 (15.22%) BDD
11 6 (13.04%) .NET
11 6 (13.04%) Security Testing
11 6 (13.04%) TDD
11 6 (13.04%) Android
11 6 (13.04%) iPhone
12 5 (10.87%) Web Services
13 4 (8.70%) CRM
13 4 (8.70%) SQL Server
13 4 (8.70%) JavaScript

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 2 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (32.61%) Visual Studio
2 14 (30.43%) Cucumber
3 11 (23.91%) HP UFT
4 9 (19.57%) Selenium
5 8 (17.39%) JIRA
6 4 (8.70%) Eclipse
7 3 (6.52%) WebDriver
General
1 9 (19.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (43.48%) Analyst
1 20 (43.48%) Test Analyst
2 14 (30.43%) Test Engineer
3 6 (13.04%) Agile Test Analyst
3 6 (13.04%) Senior Test Engineer
3 6 (13.04%) Developer
3 6 (13.04%) Automated Test Analyst
4 4 (8.70%) Tester
4 4 (8.70%) CRM Developer
5 2 (4.35%) Automation Tester
5 2 (4.35%) QA Engineer
5 2 (4.35%) Software Tester
5 2 (4.35%) .NET Developer
5 2 (4.35%) Senior Developer
6 1 (2.17%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (2.17%) Functional Test Engineer
6 1 (2.17%) Test Leader
6 1 (2.17%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (28.26%) Gherkin
2 6 (13.04%) .NET
3 5 (10.87%) Web Services
4 4 (8.70%) SOAP
4 4 (8.70%) REST
5 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET
5 2 (4.35%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.04%) iPhone
2 2 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.17%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.04%) Android
2 2 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (89.13%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (30.43%) Test Management
3 13 (28.26%) SDLC
3 13 (28.26%) Integration Testing
4 12 (26.09%) Regression Testing
5 11 (23.91%) Load Testing
5 11 (23.91%) System Integration Testing
6 7 (15.22%) BDD
7 6 (13.04%) Security Testing
7 6 (13.04%) TDD
8 4 (8.70%) CRM
8 4 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (8.70%) Test Automation
9 3 (6.52%) Scrum
9 3 (6.52%) Software Testing
9 3 (6.52%) Unit Testing
10 2 (4.35%) Web Testing
10 2 (4.35%) Release Management
10 2 (4.35%) E-Commerce
10 2 (4.35%) UML
Programming Languages
1 10 (21.74%) SQL
2 7 (15.22%) C#
3 4 (8.70%) JavaScript
4 3 (6.52%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (30.43%) Degree
2 7 (15.22%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.70%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (19.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (17.39%) HP
2 2 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (4.35%) NetSuite
2 2 (4.35%) Siebel
2 2 (4.35%) Microsoft
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