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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 74 56 62
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +6
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 16 7 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.66% 1.00% 2.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.01% 1.17% 2.88%
Number of salaries quoted 15 6 23
Average salary £31,000 £34,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.14% -1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £35,250 £37,900
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
796 600 833
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 82.66% 85.47% 82.07%
Number of salaries quoted 661 476 682
Average salary £36,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,025 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 24 October 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 -17 14 £35,000 +1.44% 8
Test Scripting
Yorkshire

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 15 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (44.83%) C#
2 13 (44.83%) .NET
3 11 (37.93%) Flash
3 11 (37.93%) Telecoms
3 11 (37.93%) IVR
3 11 (37.93%) Mobile App
4 10 (34.48%) Software Testing
4 10 (34.48%) ASP.NET
5 9 (31.03%) SQL Server
5 9 (31.03%) SQL
6 8 (27.59%) Degree
7 7 (24.14%) Scrum
7 7 (24.14%) Web Design
7 7 (24.14%) VB
7 7 (24.14%) JavaScript
7 7 (24.14%) Eclipse
8 6 (20.69%) OO
8 6 (20.69%) HTML
8 6 (20.69%) Java
8 6 (20.69%) CSS
8 6 (20.69%) MVC
8 6 (20.69%) Unit Testing
8 6 (20.69%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (17.24%) QA
9 5 (17.24%) Visual Studio
9 5 (17.24%) QuickTest Pro
10 4 (13.79%) Apache
10 4 (13.79%) Linux
10 4 (13.79%) MySQL

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 4 (13.79%) Apache
2 3 (10.34%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (31.03%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.79%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (24.14%) Eclipse
2 5 (17.24%) QuickTest Pro
2 5 (17.24%) Visual Studio
3 3 (10.34%) FitNesse
3 3 (10.34%) JIRA
4 2 (6.90%) Cucumber
5 1 (3.45%) Selenium
General
1 11 (37.93%) Telecoms
2 3 (10.34%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (68.97%) Developer
2 11 (37.93%) Software Developer
2 11 (37.93%) Programmer
2 11 (37.93%) Software Engineer
2 11 (37.93%) Software Programmer
3 8 (27.59%) .NET Developer
4 5 (17.24%) Tester
5 4 (13.79%) Web Developer
5 4 (13.79%) Senior Tester
6 3 (10.34%) Team Leader
6 3 (10.34%) QA Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) Test Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) Senior .NET Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Senior Developer
6 3 (10.34%) CRM Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Dynamics CRM Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Junior Software Tester
8 1 (3.45%) Web Tester
8 1 (3.45%) Senior Analyst
8 1 (3.45%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (44.83%) .NET
2 11 (37.93%) Flash
3 10 (34.48%) ASP.NET
4 6 (20.69%) CSS
4 6 (20.69%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (20.69%) HTML
5 4 (13.79%) jQuery
5 4 (13.79%) JSP
6 2 (6.90%) SOAP
6 2 (6.90%) Web Services
6 2 (6.90%) REST
6 2 (6.90%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 11 (37.93%) IVR
1 11 (37.93%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.79%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (34.48%) Software Testing
3 7 (24.14%) Scrum
3 7 (24.14%) Web Design
4 6 (20.69%) OO
4 6 (20.69%) MVC
4 6 (20.69%) Unit Testing
5 4 (13.79%) Test Management
6 3 (10.34%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (10.34%) CRM
6 3 (10.34%) Regression Testing
6 3 (10.34%) Automated Testing
6 3 (10.34%) Functional Testing
6 3 (10.34%) Test Planning
6 3 (10.34%) Mentoring
6 3 (10.34%) Web Testing
7 2 (6.90%) Time Management
7 2 (6.90%) Test Strategy
7 2 (6.90%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (44.83%) C#
2 9 (31.03%) SQL
3 7 (24.14%) VB
3 7 (24.14%) JavaScript
4 6 (20.69%) Java
5 4 (13.79%) PHP
6 2 (6.90%) C
6 2 (6.90%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (27.59%) Degree
2 3 (10.34%) ISEB
2 3 (10.34%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.24%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
1 3 (10.34%) HP
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