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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 24 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 144 94 130
Rank change year-on-year
-50 +36
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 49 128 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.29% 2.70% 2.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.42% 2.98% 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 40 98 91
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
3456 4297 4394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 90.73% 90.79% 85.82%
Number of salaries quoted 2883 3413 3393
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,250 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the West Yorkshire region citing Test Scripting as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 September 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Scripting within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -24 37 £37,500 +7.14% 5
Bradford -18 9 £32,500 -13.33% 2
Halifax -19 1 - - 1
Test Scripting
Yorkshire

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 September 2016, IT jobs citing Test Scripting also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 49 (44.95%) Finance
1 49 (44.95%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (42.20%) SDLC
3 42 (38.53%) ISTQB
4 38 (34.86%) ISEB
4 38 (34.86%) SQL
5 34 (31.19%) SQL Server
6 33 (30.28%) Selenium
6 33 (30.28%) User Acceptance Testing
7 32 (29.36%) Software Testing
8 31 (28.44%) Regression Testing
8 31 (28.44%) QA
8 31 (28.44%) Test Strategy
9 29 (26.61%) Microsoft
10 24 (22.02%) Scrum
10 24 (22.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 24 (22.02%) Manual Testing
10 24 (22.02%) Team Foundation Server
11 22 (20.18%) Automated Testing
12 20 (18.35%) .NET
13 19 (17.43%) C#
13 19 (17.43%) Test Management
13 19 (17.43%) Functional Testing
14 18 (16.51%) Unit Testing
14 18 (16.51%) Test Automation
14 18 (16.51%) Business Intelligence
15 17 (15.60%) SoapUI
15 17 (15.60%) System Testing
15 17 (15.60%) Mentoring
16 15 (13.76%) System Integration Testing

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.83%) CMS
1 2 (1.83%) Drupal
1 2 (1.83%) Umbraco
2 1 (0.92%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (9.17%) MS Excel
1 10 (9.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (3.67%) SAP BPC
1 4 (3.67%) SAP SCM
2 2 (1.83%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.83%) GitHub
1 2 (1.83%) SaaS
1 2 (1.83%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.83%) Internet
2 1 (0.92%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (31.19%) SQL Server
2 13 (11.93%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (4.59%) BusinessObjects
3 5 (4.59%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (4.59%) QlikView
3 5 (4.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (4.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (3.67%) SAP BW
5 2 (1.83%) Hadoop
5 2 (1.83%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.83%) MySQL
5 2 (1.83%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.83%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.92%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 33 (30.28%) Selenium
2 24 (22.02%) Team Foundation Server
3 17 (15.60%) SoapUI
4 8 (7.34%) LoadRunner
5 6 (5.50%) JIRA
6 5 (4.59%) HP UFT
6 5 (4.59%) JMeter
7 4 (3.67%) Jenkins
7 4 (3.67%) Visual Studio
7 4 (3.67%) WebDriver
8 3 (2.75%) Selenium IDE
9 2 (1.83%) Appium
9 2 (1.83%) Bugzilla
9 2 (1.83%) Cucumber
9 2 (1.83%) Gatling
9 2 (1.83%) JUnit
9 2 (1.83%) Redmine
9 2 (1.83%) RIATest
9 2 (1.83%) Robot Framework
9 2 (1.83%) Toad
General
1 49 (44.95%) Finance
2 4 (3.67%) Retail
3 1 (0.92%) Banking
3 1 (0.92%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 64 (58.72%) Analyst
2 55 (50.46%) Test Analyst
3 24 (22.02%) SQL Analyst
4 21 (19.27%) Tester
5 20 (18.35%) Test Engineer
6 14 (12.84%) SQL Server Analyst
6 14 (12.84%) Systems Tester
7 13 (11.93%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 11 (10.09%) Systems Analyst
8 11 (10.09%) Systems Test Analyst
8 11 (10.09%) Test Leader
9 6 (5.50%) Automation Test Lead
9 6 (5.50%) QA Tester
9 6 (5.50%) Software Analyst
9 6 (5.50%) Software Test Analyst
10 5 (4.59%) Automation Test Analyst
10 5 (4.59%) QA Analyst
10 5 (4.59%) QA Engineer
10 5 (4.59%) QA Test Analyst
10 5 (4.59%) QA Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (18.35%) .NET
2 14 (12.84%) ASP.NET
3 8 (7.34%) HTML
4 4 (3.67%) LAMP
5 3 (2.75%) HTML5
5 3 (2.75%) Web Services
5 3 (2.75%) XML
6 2 (1.83%) JSF
6 2 (1.83%) JSP
6 2 (1.83%) Node.js
6 2 (1.83%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (1.83%) XHTML
7 1 (0.92%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.92%) Apache Flex
7 1 (0.92%) Flash
7 1 (0.92%) SOAP
7 1 (0.92%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.26%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.67%) Data Conversion
2 4 (3.67%) FMCG
2 4 (3.67%) Mobile App
3 3 (2.75%) Algorithms
4 2 (1.83%) e-Health
4 2 (1.83%) iPad
4 2 (1.83%) RIA
5 1 (0.92%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (0.92%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.83%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (44.95%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (42.20%) SDLC
3 33 (30.28%) User Acceptance Testing
4 32 (29.36%) Software Testing
5 31 (28.44%) Regression Testing
5 31 (28.44%) Test Strategy
6 24 (22.02%) Manual Testing
6 24 (22.02%) Scrum
7 22 (20.18%) Automated Testing
8 19 (17.43%) Functional Testing
8 19 (17.43%) Test Management
9 18 (16.51%) Business Intelligence
9 18 (16.51%) Test Automation
9 18 (16.51%) Unit Testing
10 17 (15.60%) Mentoring
10 17 (15.60%) System Testing
11 15 (13.76%) System Integration Testing
12 13 (11.93%) Coaching
12 13 (11.93%) Integration Testing
12 13 (11.93%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (34.86%) SQL
2 19 (17.43%) C#
3 14 (12.84%) Java
4 9 (8.26%) JavaScript
5 6 (5.50%) T-SQL
6 4 (3.67%) ABAP
6 4 (3.67%) PHP
6 4 (3.67%) Ruby
7 3 (2.75%) Python
8 2 (1.83%) C
8 2 (1.83%) C++
Qualifications
1 42 (38.53%) ISTQB
2 38 (34.86%) ISEB
3 24 (22.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (2.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (28.44%) QA
2 1 (0.92%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (0.92%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (7.34%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.83%) Nexpose
Vendors
1 29 (26.61%) Microsoft
2 8 (7.34%) HP
3 7 (6.42%) SAP
4 3 (2.75%) Citrix
5 2 (1.83%) JD Edwards
6 1 (0.92%) Oracle
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £39000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
SceneOne Ltd.
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford
Provident Financial Group - Provident, Satsuma & glo
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Onsite Gym
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Jet2.com
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 16 days ago