The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 56 37 74
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +37
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 37 39 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 3.96% 4.98% 1.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.64% 5.74% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 32 29 10
Average salary £32,750 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.42% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £40,000 £37,550
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Test Scripting
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 South Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
798 680 743
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 85.35% 86.85% 79.64%
Number of salaries quoted 682 529 651
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
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 South Yorkshire

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

Test Scripting Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Test Scripting Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

Test Scripting
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

Test Scripting
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Scripting within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -19 33 £34,000 -2.85% 1
Doncaster - 2 £20,000 -
Test Scripting
Yorkshire

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 33 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (55.56%) C#
3 24 (53.33%) .NET
4 20 (44.44%) ASP.NET
5 18 (40.00%) Scrum
6 17 (37.78%) Unit Testing
7 15 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 15 (33.33%) MVC
7 15 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 15 (33.33%) OO
8 10 (22.22%) SQL
8 10 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
9 9 (20.00%) Software Testing
10 8 (17.78%) JavaScript
10 8 (17.78%) QA
11 7 (15.56%) Mentoring
11 7 (15.56%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (13.33%) Mobile App
12 6 (13.33%) Degree
12 6 (13.33%) Visual Studio
12 6 (13.33%) QuickTest Pro
12 6 (13.33%) Microsoft
12 6 (13.33%) Flash
12 6 (13.33%) Telecoms
12 6 (13.33%) IVR
13 5 (11.11%) Regression Testing
13 5 (11.11%) Eclipse
13 5 (11.11%) Apache
13 5 (11.11%) Linux
13 5 (11.11%) CSS

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 (11.11%) Apache
2 4 (8.89%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (8.89%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (8.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.22%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (13.33%) QuickTest Pro
1 6 (13.33%) Visual Studio
2 5 (11.11%) Eclipse
3 4 (8.89%) JIRA
3 4 (8.89%) Selenium
4 3 (6.67%) FitNesse
4 3 (6.67%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (13.33%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.67%) Finance
2 3 (6.67%) Banking
3 1 (2.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (53.33%) Developer
2 15 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 13 (28.89%) Senior Developer
4 10 (22.22%) Senior .NET Developer
5 9 (20.00%) Analyst
5 9 (20.00%) Test Analyst
6 6 (13.33%) Software Developer
6 6 (13.33%) Tester
6 6 (13.33%) Software Engineer
6 6 (13.33%) Programmer
6 6 (13.33%) Software Programmer
7 5 (11.11%) QA Engineer
7 5 (11.11%) Senior Tester
7 5 (11.11%) Web Developer
8 4 (8.89%) Test Engineer
9 3 (6.67%) Team Leader
9 3 (6.67%) CRM Developer
10 2 (4.44%) Junior
11 1 (2.22%) Graduate
11 1 (2.22%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (53.33%) .NET
2 20 (44.44%) ASP.NET
3 15 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (13.33%) Flash
5 5 (11.11%) jQuery
5 5 (11.11%) CSS
5 5 (11.11%) JSP
5 5 (11.11%) HTML
6 3 (6.67%) SOAP
6 3 (6.67%) Web Services
6 3 (6.67%) REST
6 3 (6.67%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.56%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (13.33%) Mobile App
2 6 (13.33%) IVR
3 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (2.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (40.00%) Scrum
3 17 (37.78%) Unit Testing
4 15 (33.33%) MVC
4 15 (33.33%) OO
5 10 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
6 9 (20.00%) Software Testing
7 7 (15.56%) Mentoring
8 5 (11.11%) Test Planning
8 5 (11.11%) Test Management
8 5 (11.11%) Manual Testing
8 5 (11.11%) Waterfall
8 5 (11.11%) Regression Testing
9 4 (8.89%) UML
9 4 (8.89%) CRM
9 4 (8.89%) E-Commerce
9 4 (8.89%) Automated Testing
9 4 (8.89%) Test Strategy
9 4 (8.89%) V-Model
10 3 (6.67%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (55.56%) C#
2 10 (22.22%) SQL
3 8 (17.78%) JavaScript
4 5 (11.11%) PHP
4 5 (11.11%) Java
5 1 (2.22%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (13.33%) Degree
2 4 (8.89%) ISEB
2 4 (8.89%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.78%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.89%) ATG
3 3 (6.67%) HP
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