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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 100 100 109
Rank change year-on-year
0 +9
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 110 129 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.49% 2.68% 2.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.83% 3.04% 2.96%
Number of salaries quoted 97 114 88
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £48,750 £60,000
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
3892 4238 3681
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 87.99% 88.02% 84.89%
Number of salaries quoted 3251 3449 2850
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 14 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Scripting within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(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
Leeds +19 95 £35,000 +7.69% 17
Bingley - 7 £55,000 -
Bradford -21 6 £35,000 -12.50%
Halifax -19 2 £30,000 -20.00%
Test Scripting
Yorkshire

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

1 125 (54.59%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (38.43%) SQL
3 78 (34.06%) Selenium
4 77 (33.62%) ISEB
5 76 (33.19%) .NET
6 69 (30.13%) QA
7 67 (29.26%) Microsoft
7 67 (29.26%) Scrum
8 62 (27.07%) Software Testing
9 59 (25.76%) ISTQB
10 55 (24.02%) MS Excel
11 54 (23.58%) C#
12 50 (21.83%) Finance
12 50 (21.83%) SDLC
13 47 (20.52%) Regression Testing
14 46 (20.09%) Test Management
15 44 (19.21%) Java
16 43 (18.78%) BDD
17 42 (18.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
18 40 (17.47%) SoapUI
19 38 (16.59%) SQL Server
20 35 (15.28%) Functional Testing
20 35 (15.28%) Team Foundation Server
21 34 (14.85%) Manual Testing
21 34 (14.85%) Test Strategy
22 33 (14.41%) User Acceptance Testing
23 32 (13.97%) Automation Testing
24 31 (13.54%) Oracle
25 30 (13.10%) Automated Testing
26 29 (12.66%) TDD

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 13 (5.68%) SAS
2 12 (5.24%) IIS
3 11 (4.80%) JBoss
3 11 (4.80%) WebSphere
4 2 (0.87%) SharePoint
Applications
1 55 (24.02%) MS Excel
2 13 (5.68%) MS Visio
3 9 (3.93%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 13 (5.68%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (1.31%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (8.30%) Internet
2 1 (0.44%) HTTP
2 1 (0.44%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (16.59%) SQL Server
2 11 (4.80%) Big Data
3 7 (3.06%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.31%) DB2
5 2 (0.87%) MySQL
6 1 (0.44%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.44%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.44%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.44%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 78 (34.06%) Selenium
2 40 (17.47%) SoapUI
3 35 (15.28%) Team Foundation Server
4 25 (10.92%) Cucumber
5 14 (6.11%) LoadRunner
6 13 (5.68%) WebDriver
7 12 (5.24%) Introscope
7 12 (5.24%) JIRA
8 8 (3.49%) JMeter
9 6 (2.62%) JUnit
9 6 (2.62%) SilkTest
10 3 (1.31%) DbUnit
10 3 (1.31%) Firebug
10 3 (1.31%) FitNesse
10 3 (1.31%) HP UFT
10 3 (1.31%) Selenium IDE
10 3 (1.31%) SpecFlow
11 2 (0.87%) Gerrit
11 2 (0.87%) Git (software)
11 2 (0.87%) Jenkins
General
1 50 (21.83%) Finance
2 13 (5.68%) Legal
3 8 (3.49%) Retail
4 5 (2.18%) Banking
5 3 (1.31%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.87%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.44%) Billing
7 1 (0.44%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.44%) Games
7 1 (0.44%) Marketing
7 1 (0.44%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 125 (54.59%) Analyst
2 89 (38.86%) Test Analyst
3 66 (28.82%) Test Engineer
4 48 (20.96%) Tester
5 28 (12.23%) QA Analyst
6 26 (11.35%) Systems Tester
7 25 (10.92%) Automation Analyst
7 25 (10.92%) Automation Test Analyst
8 24 (10.48%) QA Test Analyst
8 24 (10.48%) QA Tester
9 23 (10.04%) QA Engineer
10 20 (8.73%) QA Test Engineer
11 19 (8.30%) Test Leader
12 14 (6.11%) Selenium Test Analyst
13 13 (5.68%) Solutions Analyst
13 13 (5.68%) SQL Analyst
13 13 (5.68%) Systems Test Engineer
14 12 (5.24%) Architect
15 11 (4.80%) Senior Analyst
15 11 (4.80%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (33.19%) .NET
2 28 (12.23%) XML
3 24 (10.48%) SOAP
4 19 (8.30%) LAMP
5 18 (7.86%) Behat
6 17 (7.42%) JSON
7 12 (5.24%) Ajax
7 12 (5.24%) J2EE
8 9 (3.93%) ASP.NET
9 4 (1.75%) HTML
9 4 (1.75%) Web Services
10 3 (1.31%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (1.31%) CSS
10 3 (1.31%) Middleware
10 3 (1.31%) Oracle Fusion
11 2 (0.87%) .NET Framework
12 1 (0.44%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 28 (12.23%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (8.30%) RIA
3 13 (5.68%) Client/Server
3 13 (5.68%) User Experience
4 11 (4.80%) Computer Science
5 8 (3.49%) IVR
5 8 (3.49%) Management Information System
5 8 (3.49%) Replication
6 6 (2.62%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.75%) N-Tier
8 3 (1.31%) AS400
8 3 (1.31%) Chemistry
8 3 (1.31%) iSeries
9 2 (0.87%) Smart Meter
10 1 (0.44%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.44%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 11 (4.80%) Windows
2 4 (1.75%) Android
2 4 (1.75%) Apple iOS
2 4 (1.75%) Unix
3 1 (0.44%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.44%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (54.59%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (29.26%) Scrum
3 62 (27.07%) Software Testing
4 50 (21.83%) SDLC
5 47 (20.52%) Regression Testing
6 46 (20.09%) Test Management
7 43 (18.78%) BDD
8 35 (15.28%) Functional Testing
9 34 (14.85%) Manual Testing
9 34 (14.85%) Test Strategy
10 33 (14.41%) User Acceptance Testing
11 32 (13.97%) Automation Testing
12 30 (13.10%) Automated Testing
13 29 (12.66%) TDD
14 28 (12.23%) Test Automation
15 25 (10.92%) Defect Management
15 25 (10.92%) Mentoring
16 21 (9.17%) Performance Testing
16 21 (9.17%) System Testing
16 21 (9.17%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 88 (38.43%) SQL
2 54 (23.58%) C#
3 44 (19.21%) Java
4 22 (9.61%) JavaScript
4 22 (9.61%) PHP
5 21 (9.17%) Ruby
6 19 (8.30%) C++
7 10 (4.37%) Python
8 8 (3.49%) T-SQL
9 5 (2.18%) VB.NET
10 3 (1.31%) C
11 1 (0.44%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 77 (33.62%) ISEB
2 59 (25.76%) ISTQB
3 42 (18.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 16 (6.99%) Degree
5 7 (3.06%) BPSS Clearance
6 5 (2.18%) HND
6 5 (2.18%) Security Cleared
7 4 (1.75%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (30.13%) QA
2 11 (4.80%) SLA
3 7 (3.06%) HL7
4 1 (0.44%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 12 (5.24%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 22 (9.61%) HP Quality Center
2 12 (5.24%) CA Wily
2 12 (5.24%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 67 (29.26%) Microsoft
2 31 (13.54%) Oracle
3 26 (11.35%) HP
4 12 (5.24%) Citrix
4 12 (5.24%) Dynatrace
4 12 (5.24%) VMware
5 8 (3.49%) Capita
6 6 (2.62%) Telerik
7 4 (1.75%) Unisys
8 2 (0.87%) SAP
9 1 (0.44%) LexisNexis
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Bright IT
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £36000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + Pension, 25 Days Holiday etc.
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: c£30K + 10% Bonus + Flexible working
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + bonus and package
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £34000 per annum + generous benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 19 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 20 days ago