The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the South Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 71 43 60
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +17
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 12 25 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.35% 3.43% 2.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.96% 4.13% 3.24%
Number of salaries quoted 12 14 19
Average salary £35,000 £29,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.64% -15.71%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
611 605 649
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 68.50% 83.10% 76.71%
Number of salaries quoted 503 539 513
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Test Scripting
Yorkshire

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
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 23 July 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 -22 12 £35,000 +18.64% 1
Test Scripting
Yorkshire

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 23 (52.27%) Software Testing
2 22 (50.00%) Degree
3 19 (43.18%) Telecoms
4 17 (38.64%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (36.36%) ISEB
5 16 (36.36%) C#
5 16 (36.36%) .NET
6 15 (34.09%) SQL Server
7 11 (25.00%) VB
8 10 (22.73%) Web Design
8 10 (22.73%) IVR
8 10 (22.73%) Retail
8 10 (22.73%) LoadRunner
8 10 (22.73%) SQL
8 10 (22.73%) Flash
8 10 (22.73%) Mobile App
9 9 (20.45%) Project Planning
9 9 (20.45%) ASP.NET MVC
9 9 (20.45%) Retail Banking
9 9 (20.45%) Unit Testing
9 9 (20.45%) OO
9 9 (20.45%) ASP.NET
9 9 (20.45%) HP
9 9 (20.45%) MVC
9 9 (20.45%) Banking
9 9 (20.45%) Investment Banking
9 9 (20.45%) Finance
9 9 (20.45%) Scrum
10 7 (15.91%) JavaScript
10 7 (15.91%) CRM

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 (11.36%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.55%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (13.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (15.91%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (34.09%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (22.73%) LoadRunner
2 5 (11.36%) Visual Studio
2 5 (11.36%) Eclipse
3 3 (6.82%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (4.55%) TestDirector
4 2 (4.55%) Selenium
5 1 (2.27%) Hudson
5 1 (2.27%) Toad
General
1 19 (43.18%) Telecoms
2 10 (22.73%) Retail
3 9 (20.45%) Investment Banking
3 9 (20.45%) Retail Banking
3 9 (20.45%) Finance
3 9 (20.45%) Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (59.09%) Developer
2 11 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 10 (22.73%) Software Developer
4 9 (20.45%) Software Engineer
4 9 (20.45%) Analyst
4 9 (20.45%) Consultant
4 9 (20.45%) Senior Developer
4 9 (20.45%) Programmer
4 9 (20.45%) Test Consultant
4 9 (20.45%) Senior .NET Developer
4 9 (20.45%) Software Programmer
4 9 (20.45%) Performance Test Consultant
4 9 (20.45%) Performance Consultant
5 8 (18.18%) Test Analyst
6 7 (15.91%) CRM Developer
7 5 (11.36%) Dynamics CRM Developer
8 2 (4.55%) Functional Test Analyst
8 2 (4.55%) Functional Analyst
9 1 (2.27%) Performance Analyst
9 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (36.36%) .NET
2 10 (22.73%) Flash
3 9 (20.45%) ASP.NET MVC
3 9 (20.45%) ASP.NET
4 5 (11.36%) CSS
4 5 (11.36%) SOAP
4 5 (11.36%) Web Services
4 5 (11.36%) REST
4 5 (11.36%) HTML
5 3 (6.82%) CSS3
5 3 (6.82%) HTML5
6 2 (4.55%) COM
7 1 (2.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.73%) IVR
1 10 (22.73%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.27%) E-Learning
2 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.55%) Windows
1 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (52.27%) Software Testing
2 17 (38.64%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (22.73%) Web Design
4 9 (20.45%) OO
4 9 (20.45%) MVC
4 9 (20.45%) Scrum
4 9 (20.45%) Project Planning
4 9 (20.45%) Unit Testing
5 7 (15.91%) CRM
6 3 (6.82%) TDD
6 3 (6.82%) BDD
6 3 (6.82%) Test Strategy
6 3 (6.82%) Automation Testing
7 2 (4.55%) Regression Testing
7 2 (4.55%) Test Management
7 2 (4.55%) Time Management
7 2 (4.55%) Test Automation
7 2 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (2.27%) Performance Testing
8 1 (2.27%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (36.36%) C#
2 11 (25.00%) VB
3 10 (22.73%) SQL
4 7 (15.91%) JavaScript
5 5 (11.36%) C
5 5 (11.36%) C++
5 5 (11.36%) Java
6 2 (4.55%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 22 (50.00%) Degree
2 16 (36.36%) ISEB
3 4 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (4.55%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (20.45%) HP
2 6 (13.64%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.82%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (6.82%) Siebel
4 2 (4.55%) NetSuite
5 1 (2.27%) Oracle
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