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

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 43 54 62
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +8
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 45 30 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 4.34% 3.12% 1.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.95% 4.14% 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 44 16 10
Average salary £32,750 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.42% +16.66%
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
909 724 599
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 87.66% 75.18% 81.50%
Number of salaries quoted 763 609 488
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £56,238
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 28 April 2015.

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 28 April 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 +12 44 £32,500 -7.14% 1
Test Scripting
Yorkshire

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 66 (81.48%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (35.80%) C#
3 27 (33.33%) .NET
4 23 (28.40%) Scrum
4 23 (28.40%) SQL Server
5 22 (27.16%) ISEB
6 21 (25.93%) Selenium
6 21 (25.93%) User Acceptance Testing
6 21 (25.93%) Unit Testing
7 20 (24.69%) Software Testing
8 19 (23.46%) ASP.NET
9 18 (22.22%) OO
9 18 (22.22%) MVC
9 18 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
10 17 (20.99%) Integration Testing
10 17 (20.99%) E-Commerce
10 17 (20.99%) Visual Studio
11 16 (19.75%) Cucumber
12 15 (18.52%) Gherkin
13 14 (17.28%) SQL
13 14 (17.28%) Waterfall
14 12 (14.81%) V-Model
14 12 (14.81%) Degree
14 12 (14.81%) UML
14 12 (14.81%) Regression Testing
15 11 (13.58%) QuickTest Pro
15 11 (13.58%) Microsoft
15 11 (13.58%) Analytical Skills
16 10 (12.35%) QA
17 9 (11.11%) Web Services

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 (7.41%) WebSphere
2 2 (2.47%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.23%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (7.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (9.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.23%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.23%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (28.40%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.47%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 21 (25.93%) Selenium
2 17 (20.99%) Visual Studio
3 16 (19.75%) Cucumber
4 11 (13.58%) QuickTest Pro
5 7 (8.64%) JIRA
6 5 (6.17%) WebDriver
6 5 (6.17%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.23%) LoadRunner
7 1 (1.23%) JMeter
7 1 (1.23%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (1.23%) Telecoms
1 1 (1.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (38.27%) Analyst
1 31 (38.27%) Test Analyst
2 26 (32.10%) Developer
3 18 (22.22%) .NET Developer
4 15 (18.52%) Senior Developer
5 11 (13.58%) Test Engineer
6 10 (12.35%) Senior .NET Developer
7 9 (11.11%) Senior Test Engineer
7 9 (11.11%) Tester
8 7 (8.64%) CRM Developer
9 5 (6.17%) Automation Tester
10 4 (4.94%) Software Tester
10 4 (4.94%) QA Engineer
11 3 (3.70%) Agile Test Analyst
11 3 (3.70%) Web Tester
12 2 (2.47%) Senior Analyst
12 2 (2.47%) Senior Test Analyst
13 1 (1.23%) Senior Tester
13 1 (1.23%) Junior
13 1 (1.23%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (33.33%) .NET
2 19 (23.46%) ASP.NET
3 18 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
4 15 (18.52%) Gherkin
5 9 (11.11%) Web Services
6 7 (8.64%) SOAP
6 7 (8.64%) REST
7 2 (2.47%) COM
8 1 (1.23%) CSS
8 1 (1.23%) JSP
8 1 (1.23%) HTML
8 1 (1.23%) Flash
8 1 (1.23%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.58%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (9.88%) iPhone
3 3 (3.70%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.23%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.23%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.23%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.88%) Android
2 5 (6.17%) Windows
3 1 (1.23%) Linux
3 1 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (81.48%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (28.40%) Scrum
3 21 (25.93%) Unit Testing
3 21 (25.93%) User Acceptance Testing
4 20 (24.69%) Software Testing
5 18 (22.22%) OO
5 18 (22.22%) MVC
6 17 (20.99%) E-Commerce
6 17 (20.99%) Integration Testing
7 14 (17.28%) Waterfall
8 12 (14.81%) V-Model
8 12 (14.81%) UML
8 12 (14.81%) Regression Testing
9 9 (11.11%) Automated Testing
10 8 (9.88%) CRM
11 7 (8.64%) Web Testing
11 7 (8.64%) Manual Testing
12 6 (7.41%) Test Automation
13 5 (6.17%) Security Testing
13 5 (6.17%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 29 (35.80%) C#
2 14 (17.28%) SQL
3 8 (9.88%) JavaScript
4 6 (7.41%) Java
5 1 (1.23%) PHP
Qualifications
1 22 (27.16%) ISEB
2 12 (14.81%) Degree
3 8 (9.88%) ISTQB
4 4 (4.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.35%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (7.41%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (13.58%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.41%) HP
2 6 (7.41%) ATG
3 3 (3.70%) Telerik
4 2 (2.47%) NetSuite
4 2 (2.47%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (2.47%) Siebel
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