The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the York region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 52 43 43
Rank change year-on-year
-9 0
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 11 17 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 2.39% 3.97% 4.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.10% 4.59% 6.70%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 11
Average salary £32,500 £24,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.41% -36.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
Processes & Methodologies Category
York
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
355 370 358
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 77.17% 86.45% 73.36%
Number of salaries quoted 248 228 248
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,950 £75,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Test Scripting
North Yorkshire

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
Salary Histogram in York

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the York region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in York

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 18 (51.43%) User Acceptance Testing
2 15 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (34.29%) Finance
3 12 (34.29%) Degree
4 11 (31.43%) ISEB
5 10 (28.57%) QA
5 10 (28.57%) Automation Testing
6 9 (25.71%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (17.14%) SQL
8 5 (14.29%) HTML
8 5 (14.29%) Oracle
8 5 (14.29%) CSS
8 5 (14.29%) JavaScript
8 5 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
8 5 (14.29%) System Testing
9 4 (11.43%) Oracle APEX
9 4 (11.43%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (11.43%) MS Access
9 4 (11.43%) Java
9 4 (11.43%) VB
9 4 (11.43%) VBA
9 4 (11.43%) .NET
10 3 (8.57%) Systems Analysis
10 3 (8.57%) Selenium
10 3 (8.57%) Use Case
10 3 (8.57%) Waterfall
10 3 (8.57%) Manual Testing
11 2 (5.71%) Microsoft
11 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
11 2 (5.71%) Software Testing

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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.

Applications
1 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.43%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Oracle APEX
2 3 (8.57%) Selenium
3 1 (2.86%) Firebug
3 1 (2.86%) Bugzilla
3 1 (2.86%) JIRA
General
1 12 (34.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (51.43%) Analyst
2 14 (40.00%) Test Analyst
2 14 (40.00%) Tester
3 12 (34.29%) Functional Tester
3 12 (34.29%) Manual Tester
3 12 (34.29%) Software Tester
4 4 (11.43%) Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Business Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Junior
6 2 (5.71%) Junior Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Junior Test Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) QA Tester
7 1 (2.86%) Junior Tester
7 1 (2.86%) QA Test Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) QA Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.29%) HTML
1 5 (14.29%) CSS
2 4 (11.43%) .NET
3 1 (2.86%) DOM
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (51.43%) User Acceptance Testing
2 15 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (28.57%) Automation Testing
4 9 (25.71%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (14.29%) System Testing
5 5 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
6 4 (11.43%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (8.57%) Use Case
7 3 (8.57%) Systems Analysis
7 3 (8.57%) Waterfall
7 3 (8.57%) Manual Testing
8 2 (5.71%) Software Testing
8 2 (5.71%) Automated Testing
8 2 (5.71%) Regression Testing
9 1 (2.86%) Migration
9 1 (2.86%) Release Management
9 1 (2.86%) Security Testing
9 1 (2.86%) Unit Testing
9 1 (2.86%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.14%) SQL
2 5 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 4 (11.43%) Java
3 4 (11.43%) VB
3 4 (11.43%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (34.29%) Degree
2 11 (31.43%) ISEB
3 1 (2.86%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (28.57%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (14.29%) Oracle
2 2 (5.71%) Microsoft