The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the York region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 49 52 56
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +4
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 5 10 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 1.37% 2.36% 3.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.57% 2.76% 3.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 15
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Test Scripting
North 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 York region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
York
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
319 362 491
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 87.16% 85.58% 90.09%
Number of salaries quoted 286 275 270
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in York

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

Test Scripting Jobs Demand Trend in York

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in York

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

Test Scripting Salary Trend in York

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the York 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 19 (86.36%) JavaScript
2 17 (77.27%) C#
2 17 (77.27%) HTML
2 17 (77.27%) CSS
3 16 (72.73%) SQL
3 16 (72.73%) ISEB
3 16 (72.73%) Software Testing
3 16 (72.73%) Selenium
4 14 (63.64%) Firebug
4 14 (63.64%) Security Testing
5 13 (59.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (50.00%) ISTQB
7 11 (50.00%) Functional Testing
8 9 (40.91%) JIRA
8 9 (40.91%) QA
8 9 (40.91%) W3C
8 9 (40.91%) Visual Studio
9 8 (36.36%) .NET
9 8 (36.36%) Test Management
10 7 (31.82%) Performance Testing
10 7 (31.82%) Automated Testing
10 7 (31.82%) Java
11 5 (22.73%) MVC
11 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET
11 5 (22.73%) N-Tier
11 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (22.73%) Manual Testing
12 4 (18.18%) BDD
13 3 (13.64%) Non-Functional Testing

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the York 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) MongoDB
1 2 (9.09%) NoSQL
1 2 (9.09%) Redis
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (72.73%) Selenium
2 14 (63.64%) Firebug
3 9 (40.91%) JIRA
3 9 (40.91%) Visual Studio
4 2 (9.09%) Capybara
4 2 (9.09%) Cucumber
4 2 (9.09%) MSTest
General
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
1 2 (9.09%) Games
Job Titles
1 17 (77.27%) Analyst
1 17 (77.27%) Test Analyst
2 7 (31.82%) Web Analyst
2 7 (31.82%) Web Test Analyst
3 6 (27.27%) Tester
4 3 (13.64%) Software Tester
4 3 (13.64%) Systems Tester
5 1 (4.55%) Automation Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) IT Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) QA Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) QA Test Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Systems Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (77.27%) CSS
1 17 (77.27%) HTML
2 8 (36.36%) .NET
3 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET
3 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (13.64%) jQuery
4 3 (13.64%) XML
5 2 (9.09%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) W3C
2 5 (22.73%) N-Tier
3 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (9.09%) Mobile Games
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (72.73%) Software Testing
2 14 (63.64%) Security Testing
3 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (50.00%) Functional Testing
5 8 (36.36%) Test Management
6 7 (31.82%) Automated Testing
6 7 (31.82%) Performance Testing
7 5 (22.73%) Manual Testing
7 5 (22.73%) MVC
8 4 (18.18%) BDD
9 3 (13.64%) Non-Functional Testing
9 3 (13.64%) Test Automation
10 2 (9.09%) TDD
10 2 (9.09%) Time Management
10 2 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
11 1 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
11 1 (4.55%) Regression Testing
11 1 (4.55%) Risk Analysis
11 1 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
11 1 (4.55%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 19 (86.36%) JavaScript
2 17 (77.27%) C#
3 16 (72.73%) SQL
4 7 (31.82%) Java
5 2 (9.09%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 16 (72.73%) ISEB
2 13 (59.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 11 (50.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (40.91%) QA
2 2 (9.09%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 1 (4.55%) SLA
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