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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 46 52 65
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +13
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 40 31 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 4.42% 3.36% 0.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.99% 3.94% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 38 16 3
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
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
801 786 579
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 88.41% 85.16% 82.01%
Number of salaries quoted 677 637 481
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £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
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 27 February 2015. 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 -4 37 £32,500 -7.14% 10
Test Scripting
Yorkshire

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 55 (76.39%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (40.28%) C#
3 28 (38.89%) .NET
4 25 (34.72%) Scrum
5 24 (33.33%) ASP.NET
6 22 (30.56%) SQL Server
7 21 (29.17%) Unit Testing
8 20 (27.78%) User Acceptance Testing
9 19 (26.39%) Software Testing
9 19 (26.39%) ASP.NET MVC
9 19 (26.39%) OO
9 19 (26.39%) MVC
10 18 (25.00%) ISEB
11 16 (22.22%) SQL
12 15 (20.83%) E-Commerce
13 12 (16.67%) Regression Testing
13 12 (16.67%) Waterfall
13 12 (16.67%) QA
13 12 (16.67%) Selenium
13 12 (16.67%) Integration Testing
14 10 (13.89%) V-Model
14 10 (13.89%) ISTQB
14 10 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
14 10 (13.89%) UML
15 9 (12.50%) Microsoft
15 9 (12.50%) Visual Studio
15 9 (12.50%) Automated Testing
16 8 (11.11%) Degree
16 8 (11.11%) JIRA
16 8 (11.11%) Manual Testing

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 6 (8.33%) WebSphere
2 5 (6.94%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (5.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.39%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (30.56%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.33%) MySQL
3 3 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 12 (16.67%) Selenium
2 9 (12.50%) Visual Studio
3 8 (11.11%) QuickTest Pro
3 8 (11.11%) JIRA
3 8 (11.11%) Cucumber
4 5 (6.94%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.39%) LoadRunner
5 1 (1.39%) JMeter
5 1 (1.39%) FitNesse
5 1 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.39%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (6.94%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.39%) Finance
2 1 (1.39%) Banking
2 1 (1.39%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (38.89%) Analyst
1 28 (38.89%) Test Analyst
2 27 (37.50%) Developer
3 19 (26.39%) .NET Developer
4 15 (20.83%) Senior Developer
5 12 (16.67%) Senior .NET Developer
6 8 (11.11%) Tester
7 7 (9.72%) Test Engineer
8 5 (6.94%) Programmer
8 5 (6.94%) Software Developer
8 5 (6.94%) Software Engineer
8 5 (6.94%) Web Developer
8 5 (6.94%) Software Programmer
8 5 (6.94%) QA Engineer
9 4 (5.56%) Web Tester
9 4 (5.56%) Software Tester
10 3 (4.17%) Senior Test Engineer
10 3 (4.17%) Senior Tester
10 3 (4.17%) Agile Test Analyst
10 3 (4.17%) CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (38.89%) .NET
2 24 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 19 (26.39%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (11.11%) Gherkin
5 5 (6.94%) HTML
5 5 (6.94%) Web Services
5 5 (6.94%) Flash
5 5 (6.94%) jQuery
5 5 (6.94%) CSS
5 5 (6.94%) JSP
6 3 (4.17%) SOAP
6 3 (4.17%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.94%) IVR
2 5 (6.94%) Mobile App
3 4 (5.56%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.78%) iPhone
5 1 (1.39%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.94%) Windows
1 5 (6.94%) Linux
2 2 (2.78%) Android
3 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (76.39%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (34.72%) Scrum
3 21 (29.17%) Unit Testing
4 20 (27.78%) User Acceptance Testing
5 19 (26.39%) Software Testing
5 19 (26.39%) OO
5 19 (26.39%) MVC
6 15 (20.83%) E-Commerce
7 12 (16.67%) Regression Testing
7 12 (16.67%) Integration Testing
7 12 (16.67%) Waterfall
8 10 (13.89%) V-Model
8 10 (13.89%) UML
9 9 (12.50%) Automated Testing
10 8 (11.11%) Manual Testing
11 7 (9.72%) Test Management
12 6 (8.33%) Security Testing
12 6 (8.33%) Web Testing
13 5 (6.94%) Software Engineering
13 5 (6.94%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 29 (40.28%) C#
2 16 (22.22%) SQL
3 8 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 6 (8.33%) Java
5 5 (6.94%) PHP
Qualifications
1 18 (25.00%) ISEB
2 10 (13.89%) ISTQB
3 8 (11.11%) Degree
4 4 (5.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (16.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (9.72%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 7 (9.72%) HP
3 6 (8.33%) ATG
4 3 (4.17%) Telerik
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Simcyp ( A Certa Company)
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £30 - £36 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: £35k - £38k + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £22500 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
South Yorkshire
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago