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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 93 104 85
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -19
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 122 115 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.57% 2.31% 2.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.87% 2.72% 3.09%
Number of salaries quoted 96 107 65
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,400 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £42,250
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 West Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4244 4224 3108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 89.48% 84.77% 86.24%
Number of salaries quoted 3397 3279 2431
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 +15 80 £35,000 - 13
Bradford -7 16 £37,500 +19.04% 1
Halifax -9 9 £22,500 -30.76%
Bingley - 7 £35,000 - 1
Huddersfield -4 2 £25,000 -28.57% 1
Test Scripting
Yorkshire

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

1 121 (56.02%) Agile Software Development
2 109 (50.46%) SQL
3 77 (35.65%) SDLC
4 68 (31.48%) QA
5 67 (31.02%) Finance
6 65 (30.09%) ISEB
7 63 (29.17%) Scrum
8 58 (26.85%) Regression Testing
9 51 (23.61%) User Acceptance Testing
9 51 (23.61%) Software Testing
10 47 (21.76%) Business Intelligence
10 47 (21.76%) Test Automation
11 44 (20.37%) Java
12 38 (17.59%) C#
12 38 (17.59%) ISTQB
13 37 (17.13%) SQL Server
14 36 (16.67%) Test Strategy
15 35 (16.20%) Selenium
15 35 (16.20%) .NET
16 34 (15.74%) Project Management
17 33 (15.28%) Automated Testing
18 30 (13.89%) Data Warehouse
18 30 (13.89%) Test Management
18 30 (13.89%) Waterfall
18 30 (13.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
19 29 (13.43%) Analytical Skills
19 29 (13.43%) Unit Testing
19 29 (13.43%) Microsoft
20 28 (12.96%) System Integration Testing
21 26 (12.04%) Team Foundation Server

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 4 (1.85%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.93%) Liferay
2 2 (0.93%) Apache ServiceMix
2 2 (0.93%) IIS
Applications
1 25 (11.57%) MS Excel
2 15 (6.94%) MS Office
3 5 (2.31%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 19 (8.80%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (17.13%) SQL Server
2 30 (13.89%) Data Warehouse
3 24 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 15 (6.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (2.31%) MySQL
5 5 (2.31%) Big Data
6 4 (1.85%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.93%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (0.93%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 35 (16.20%) Selenium
2 26 (12.04%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (6.02%) Cucumber
4 11 (5.09%) HP UFT
5 8 (3.70%) SoapUI
6 7 (3.24%) Visual Studio
7 5 (2.31%) Behat
8 4 (1.85%) Jenkins
8 4 (1.85%) WebDriver
8 4 (1.85%) JIRA
9 3 (1.39%) Visual Studio Team System
10 2 (0.93%) Ranorex
10 2 (0.93%) Hudson
11 1 (0.46%) Facilita Forecast
11 1 (0.46%) LoadUI
11 1 (0.46%) JUnit
11 1 (0.46%) MSTest
11 1 (0.46%) Oracle APEX
11 1 (0.46%) Firebug
11 1 (0.46%) Oracle Forms
General
1 67 (31.02%) Finance
2 21 (9.72%) Banking
3 20 (9.26%) Legal
4 16 (7.41%) Retail
5 6 (2.78%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.31%) Games
7 2 (0.93%) Law
8 1 (0.46%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.46%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.46%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 87 (40.28%) Analyst
2 79 (36.57%) Test Analyst
3 55 (25.46%) Test Engineer
4 50 (23.15%) Tester
5 25 (11.57%) Business Analyst
6 24 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 22 (10.19%) Software Engineer
7 22 (10.19%) Systems Tester
7 22 (10.19%) Business Test Analyst
8 21 (9.72%) Software Test Engineer
9 17 (7.87%) Software Tester
10 16 (7.41%) Consultant
11 12 (5.56%) Functional Consultant
11 12 (5.56%) Dynamics AX Consultant
12 11 (5.09%) Developer
13 9 (4.17%) QA Engineer
13 9 (4.17%) QA Tester
13 9 (4.17%) Automation Engineer
13 9 (4.17%) Test Automation Engineer
14 8 (3.70%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (16.20%) .NET
2 11 (5.09%) XML
3 8 (3.70%) LAMP
4 7 (3.24%) ASP.NET
5 6 (2.78%) JSON
6 5 (2.31%) HTML
6 5 (2.31%) .NET Framework
6 5 (2.31%) SOAP
7 4 (1.85%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (1.39%) CSS
9 2 (0.93%) Spring
9 2 (0.93%) REST
9 2 (0.93%) Application Packaging
10 1 (0.46%) DOM
10 1 (0.46%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 29 (13.43%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (5.09%) Client/Server
3 8 (3.70%) RIA
4 5 (2.31%) Mobile App
4 5 (2.31%) Computer Science
5 4 (1.85%) NHS
6 3 (1.39%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.93%) Online Games
8 1 (0.46%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 24 (11.11%) UNIX
2 22 (10.19%) Windows
3 10 (4.63%) Android
3 10 (4.63%) Apple iOS
4 4 (1.85%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (1.85%) Windows 7
5 3 (1.39%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (56.02%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (35.65%) SDLC
3 63 (29.17%) Scrum
4 58 (26.85%) Regression Testing
5 51 (23.61%) Software Testing
5 51 (23.61%) User Acceptance Testing
6 47 (21.76%) Test Automation
6 47 (21.76%) Business Intelligence
7 36 (16.67%) Test Strategy
8 34 (15.74%) Project Management
9 33 (15.28%) Automated Testing
10 30 (13.89%) Waterfall
10 30 (13.89%) Test Management
11 29 (13.43%) Unit Testing
12 28 (12.96%) System Integration Testing
13 25 (11.57%) Mentoring
13 25 (11.57%) Coaching
14 24 (11.11%) Integration Testing
15 22 (10.19%) RUP
16 21 (9.72%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 109 (50.46%) SQL
2 44 (20.37%) Java
3 38 (17.59%) C#
4 21 (9.72%) T-SQL
5 17 (7.87%) JavaScript
6 11 (5.09%) Python
7 10 (4.63%) PHP
8 9 (4.17%) C++
9 8 (3.70%) Ruby
10 5 (2.31%) VBScript
11 3 (1.39%) C
12 2 (0.93%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.46%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 65 (30.09%) ISEB
2 38 (17.59%) ISTQB
3 30 (13.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 7 (3.24%) Degree
5 6 (2.78%) CISSP
5 6 (2.78%) CISA
6 2 (0.93%) HND
6 2 (0.93%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.93%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (31.48%) QA
2 11 (5.09%) SLA
3 5 (2.31%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 14 (6.48%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 29 (13.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (2.31%) Telerik
3 4 (1.85%) Unisys
4 3 (1.39%) Oracle
5 2 (0.93%) HP
6 1 (0.46%) Citrix
6 1 (0.46%) Lotus
6 1 (0.46%) Capita
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £22,000 to £24,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000 per annum + Benefits package + Training
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £24,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
InfoURGE Technologies
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds
InfoURGE Technologies
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
In Practice Systems Ltd
Salary: From £23,000 to £28,000 per annum depending on experience, plus bens
Posted: 13 days ago
Bingley
Arrows Group
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 24 days ago
Leeds
CPS Group
Salary: £30k - 45k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago