The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 112 84 93
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +9
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 96 148 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.08% 3.03% 2.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.37% 3.53% 2.91%
Number of salaries quoted 80 135 62
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,550 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,750 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,690 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+4.82% +2.94%
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 West Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4051 4190 2957
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 87.63% 85.84% 83.74%
Number of salaries quoted 3203 3338 2261
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Test Scripting Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Test Scripting Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Test Scripting
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Test Scripting
Job Locations in West 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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 7 July 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
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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
Leeds -20 67 £35,000 - 14
Bradford -16 14 £37,500 +12.78%
Halifax -17 6 £22,500 -30.76% 3
Bingley - 5 £31,250 -
Huddersfield -7 1 £25,000 -28.57%
Test Scripting
Yorkshire

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the West 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.

1 126 (52.07%) Agile Software Development
2 115 (47.52%) SQL
3 86 (35.54%) ISEB
4 75 (30.99%) Finance
4 75 (30.99%) SDLC
5 74 (30.58%) QA
6 73 (30.17%) Regression Testing
7 63 (26.03%) Test Automation
8 61 (25.21%) User Acceptance Testing
9 57 (23.55%) Software Testing
10 53 (21.90%) Scrum
11 49 (20.25%) Automated Testing
12 48 (19.83%) Business Intelligence
13 47 (19.42%) .NET
13 47 (19.42%) ISTQB
14 44 (18.18%) C#
15 43 (17.77%) Unit Testing
15 43 (17.77%) Test Strategy
16 42 (17.36%) SQL Server
17 38 (15.70%) Java
17 38 (15.70%) Project Management
18 37 (15.29%) Integration Testing
19 36 (14.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
19 36 (14.88%) Microsoft
20 34 (14.05%) Data Warehouse
21 33 (13.64%) Manual Testing
22 31 (12.81%) Selenium
22 31 (12.81%) Analytical Skills
23 30 (12.40%) T-SQL
24 29 (11.98%) RUP

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the West 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 8 (3.31%) SharePoint
Applications
1 23 (9.50%) MS Excel
2 14 (5.79%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 14 (5.79%) Dynamics AX
2 12 (4.96%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.07%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.65%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (17.36%) SQL Server
2 34 (14.05%) Data Warehouse
3 29 (11.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 18 (7.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (2.48%) Big Data
6 4 (1.65%) MySQL
7 2 (0.83%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.41%) Impala
8 1 (0.41%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.41%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.41%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 31 (12.81%) Selenium
2 22 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (5.37%) Cucumber
4 10 (4.13%) HP UFT
5 7 (2.89%) Visual Studio
6 6 (2.48%) SoapUI
7 5 (2.07%) Visual Studio Team System
8 3 (1.24%) WebDriver
8 3 (1.24%) JMeter
8 3 (1.24%) JIRA
9 2 (0.83%) Behat
9 2 (0.83%) Jenkins
9 2 (0.83%) Ranorex
10 1 (0.41%) Facilita Forecast
10 1 (0.41%) LoadUI
10 1 (0.41%) MSTest
10 1 (0.41%) JUnit
10 1 (0.41%) Oracle APEX
10 1 (0.41%) FitNesse
10 1 (0.41%) Firebug
General
1 75 (30.99%) Finance
2 21 (8.68%) Retail
3 18 (7.44%) Banking
4 17 (7.02%) Legal
5 3 (1.24%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.24%) General Ledger
6 2 (0.83%) Games
7 1 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.41%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 114 (47.11%) Analyst
2 106 (43.80%) Test Analyst
3 49 (20.25%) Tester
4 29 (11.98%) Test Engineer
5 28 (11.57%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 25 (10.33%) Business Analyst
7 24 (9.92%) Business Test Analyst
8 22 (9.09%) Developer
9 20 (8.26%) Software Tester
10 19 (7.85%) Systems Tester
11 17 (7.02%) Software Engineer
12 16 (6.61%) Software Test Engineer
13 14 (5.79%) Senior Test Analyst
13 14 (5.79%) Senior Analyst
13 14 (5.79%) Consultant
14 10 (4.13%) Functional Consultant
14 10 (4.13%) Dynamics AX Consultant
15 9 (3.72%) .NET Developer
16 7 (2.89%) Software Developer
16 7 (2.89%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (19.42%) .NET
2 17 (7.02%) ASP.NET
3 9 (3.72%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (2.89%) .NET Framework
5 6 (2.48%) HTML
6 5 (2.07%) Web Services
6 5 (2.07%) jQuery
7 4 (1.65%) LAMP
8 3 (1.24%) Apache Flex
8 3 (1.24%) XML
9 2 (0.83%) JSON
9 2 (0.83%) SOAP
10 1 (0.41%) CSS
10 1 (0.41%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 31 (12.81%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (4.55%) Client/Server
3 4 (1.65%) Mobile App
3 4 (1.65%) RIA
4 2 (0.83%) Online Games
4 2 (0.83%) NHS
4 2 (0.83%) Management Information System
4 2 (0.83%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.41%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 27 (11.16%) UNIX
2 6 (2.48%) Windows
3 3 (1.24%) Android
3 3 (1.24%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.41%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (52.07%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (30.99%) SDLC
3 73 (30.17%) Regression Testing
4 63 (26.03%) Test Automation
5 61 (25.21%) User Acceptance Testing
6 57 (23.55%) Software Testing
7 53 (21.90%) Scrum
8 49 (20.25%) Automated Testing
9 48 (19.83%) Business Intelligence
10 43 (17.77%) Unit Testing
10 43 (17.77%) Test Strategy
11 38 (15.70%) Project Management
12 37 (15.29%) Integration Testing
13 33 (13.64%) Manual Testing
14 29 (11.98%) RUP
15 27 (11.16%) System Testing
15 27 (11.16%) Mentoring
16 26 (10.74%) Test Management
16 26 (10.74%) Compatibility Testing
16 26 (10.74%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 115 (47.52%) SQL
2 44 (18.18%) C#
3 38 (15.70%) Java
4 30 (12.40%) T-SQL
5 10 (4.13%) JavaScript
6 5 (2.07%) PHP
6 5 (2.07%) C++
6 5 (2.07%) Ruby
7 4 (1.65%) Python
7 4 (1.65%) PL/SQL
8 3 (1.24%) C
9 1 (0.41%) COBOL
9 1 (0.41%) Scala
9 1 (0.41%) VBScript
9 1 (0.41%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 86 (35.54%) ISEB
2 47 (19.42%) ISTQB
3 36 (14.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 10 (4.13%) CISSP
4 10 (4.13%) CISA
5 5 (2.07%) Degree
6 2 (0.83%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (30.58%) QA
2 6 (2.48%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.65%) SLA
Systems Management
1 8 (3.31%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 36 (14.88%) Microsoft
2 7 (2.89%) Oracle
3 4 (1.65%) Laserfiche
3 4 (1.65%) HP
3 4 (1.65%) Citrix
4 1 (0.41%) Telerik
4 1 (0.41%) Capita
4 1 (0.41%) Cloudera
Leeds, West Yorkshire
SKY
Posted: 8 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £28815 - £39550 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Rawdon, Leeds
Health Gateway
Salary: Up to £25,000pa dependent on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 15 days ago
Halifax
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Package
Posted: 15 days ago
Rawdon, Leeds
Health Gateway
Salary: Up to £25,000pa dependent on experience
Posted: 20 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 27 days ago