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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 61 55 53
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -2
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 2 6 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 0.62% 1.28% 3.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.67% 1.63% 3.60%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 4
Average salary £29,500 £35,000 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.71% +42.85%
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
298 368 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 91.69% 78.80% 88.10%
Number of salaries quoted 258 279 184
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £45,000 £50,000
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 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 31 August 2015, 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 10 (100.00%) SQL
2 8 (80.00%) CSS
2 8 (80.00%) HTML
2 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (80.00%) Firebug
3 7 (70.00%) Performance Testing
3 7 (70.00%) Security Testing
3 7 (70.00%) Test Management
3 7 (70.00%) Manual Testing
3 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (70.00%) Automated Testing
3 7 (70.00%) Software Testing
3 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET
3 7 (70.00%) C#
3 7 (70.00%) Java
3 7 (70.00%) .NET
3 7 (70.00%) MVC
3 7 (70.00%) N-Tier
3 7 (70.00%) Selenium
4 3 (30.00%) ISEB
4 3 (30.00%) QA
5 2 (20.00%) TDD
5 2 (20.00%) BDD
5 2 (20.00%) Finance
6 1 (10.00%) W3C
6 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
6 1 (10.00%) DOM
6 1 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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.

Development Applications
1 8 (80.00%) Firebug
2 7 (70.00%) Selenium
3 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (10.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Analyst
1 9 (90.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Software Tester
2 1 (10.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) HTML
1 8 (80.00%) CSS
2 7 (70.00%) .NET
2 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET
2 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (10.00%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (10.00%) W3C
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Automated Testing
1 7 (70.00%) Software Testing
1 7 (70.00%) Performance Testing
1 7 (70.00%) Security Testing
1 7 (70.00%) Test Management
1 7 (70.00%) Manual Testing
1 7 (70.00%) MVC
1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) TDD
2 2 (20.00%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
2 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (70.00%) C#
3 7 (70.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) ISEB
2 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) QA
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York
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