The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 83 104 120
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +16
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 219 178 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.13% 2.74% 2.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.60% 3.30% 2.54%
Number of salaries quoted 200 148 106
Average salary £32,500 £34,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.41% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,200 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £54,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
Test Scripting
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6083 5387 4721
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 86.81% 82.78% 80.10%
Number of salaries quoted 4987 4131 3913
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Test Scripting Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Test Scripting Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Test Scripting
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Test Scripting
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 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
West Yorkshire +13 117 £35,000 +1.44% 13
North Yorkshire +36 61 £30,000 -11.76% 4
South Yorkshire -14 38 £33,000 -5.71% 3
East Yorkshire -10 3 £33,500 +28.84% 1
Test Scripting
England

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the 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.

1 192 (51.34%) Agile Software Development
2 124 (33.16%) ISEB
3 118 (31.55%) SQL
4 114 (30.48%) QA
5 107 (28.61%) Finance
6 94 (25.13%) Automated Testing
7 80 (21.39%) .NET
7 80 (21.39%) User Acceptance Testing
8 78 (20.86%) Test Strategy
9 77 (20.59%) Regression Testing
10 75 (20.05%) Scrum
11 71 (18.98%) C#
12 68 (18.18%) Functional Testing
13 66 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
13 66 (17.65%) Software Testing
13 66 (17.65%) Microsoft
14 63 (16.84%) Degree
15 56 (14.97%) Test Automation
16 54 (14.44%) ISTQB
17 49 (13.10%) Automation Testing
18 48 (12.83%) Manual Testing
19 46 (12.30%) SQL Server
20 45 (12.03%) Project Management
21 44 (11.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
22 41 (10.96%) Unit Testing
23 35 (9.36%) MS Excel
24 34 (9.09%) JavaScript
24 34 (9.09%) ASP.NET
25 32 (8.56%) Java
25 32 (8.56%) Test Management

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the 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 6 (1.60%) WebSphere
1 6 (1.60%) WebLogic
2 5 (1.34%) Apache
3 2 (0.53%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.27%) IIS
4 1 (0.27%) Lync
Applications
1 35 (9.36%) MS Excel
2 11 (2.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (1.34%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.27%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.14%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (12.30%) SQL Server
2 17 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (2.41%) MySQL
3 9 (2.41%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (2.14%) NoSQL
5 6 (1.60%) MongoDB
5 6 (1.60%) NonStop SQL
6 4 (1.07%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.27%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 25 (6.68%) Team Foundation Server
2 23 (6.15%) Selenium
3 21 (5.61%) Visual Studio
3 21 (5.61%) SoapUI
4 15 (4.01%) JIRA
5 12 (3.21%) QuickTest Pro
6 8 (2.14%) WebDriver
6 8 (2.14%) Firebug
7 7 (1.87%) FitNesse
7 7 (1.87%) Cucumber
8 6 (1.60%) Ranorex
9 5 (1.34%) Eclipse
9 5 (1.34%) Bugzilla
10 3 (0.80%) JMeter
10 3 (0.80%) MSTest
11 2 (0.53%) LoadRunner
12 1 (0.27%) JUnit
12 1 (0.27%) SpecFlow
General
1 107 (28.61%) Finance
2 21 (5.61%) Retail
3 6 (1.60%) Banking
4 5 (1.34%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.07%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (0.53%) Legal
6 2 (0.53%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 239 (63.90%) Analyst
2 199 (53.21%) Test Analyst
3 73 (19.52%) Tester
4 49 (13.10%) Senior Analyst
4 49 (13.10%) Senior Test Analyst
5 39 (10.43%) Functional Analyst
6 37 (9.89%) Developer
7 35 (9.36%) Functional Test Analyst
8 28 (7.49%) .NET Developer
9 27 (7.22%) Business Analyst
10 24 (6.42%) Automation Tester
11 23 (6.15%) Manual Test Analyst
12 22 (5.88%) Functional Tester
12 22 (5.88%) Senior Developer
13 21 (5.61%) Manual Tester
14 19 (5.08%) Senior .NET Developer
15 17 (4.55%) Test Engineer
16 16 (4.28%) Senior Test Consultant
16 16 (4.28%) Test Consultant
16 16 (4.28%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (21.39%) .NET
2 34 (9.09%) ASP.NET
3 26 (6.95%) Web Services
3 26 (6.95%) ASP.NET MVC
4 18 (4.81%) XML
5 16 (4.28%) SOAP
6 14 (3.74%) HTML
6 14 (3.74%) CSS
7 11 (2.94%) .NET Framework
8 8 (2.14%) DOM
9 5 (1.34%) Flash
9 5 (1.34%) JSP
9 5 (1.34%) jQuery
10 3 (0.80%) Gherkin
10 3 (0.80%) REST
11 2 (0.53%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 66 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (2.41%) Management Information System
2 9 (2.41%) Client/Server
2 9 (2.41%) Mobile App
3 6 (1.60%) Computer Science
4 5 (1.34%) IVR
5 4 (1.07%) User Experience
5 4 (1.07%) N-Tier
6 3 (0.80%) Open Source
7 2 (0.53%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (0.53%) W3C
8 1 (0.27%) NHS
8 1 (0.27%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.27%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 14 (3.74%) UNIX
2 13 (3.48%) Windows
3 6 (1.60%) Linux
4 4 (1.07%) Android
4 4 (1.07%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.53%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.27%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 192 (51.34%) Agile Software Development
2 94 (25.13%) Automated Testing
3 80 (21.39%) User Acceptance Testing
4 78 (20.86%) Test Strategy
5 77 (20.59%) Regression Testing
6 75 (20.05%) Scrum
7 68 (18.18%) Functional Testing
8 66 (17.65%) Software Testing
9 56 (14.97%) Test Automation
10 49 (13.10%) Automation Testing
11 48 (12.83%) Manual Testing
12 45 (12.03%) Project Management
13 41 (10.96%) Unit Testing
14 32 (8.56%) Test Management
15 30 (8.02%) Mentoring
16 29 (7.75%) Integration Testing
16 29 (7.75%) System Testing
17 28 (7.49%) MVC
18 26 (6.95%) TDD
19 25 (6.68%) OO
Programming Languages
1 118 (31.55%) SQL
2 71 (18.98%) C#
3 34 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 32 (8.56%) Java
5 17 (4.55%) T-SQL
6 5 (1.34%) PHP
7 4 (1.07%) PL/SQL
7 4 (1.07%) VB.NET
8 3 (0.80%) C
9 1 (0.27%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 124 (33.16%) ISEB
2 63 (16.84%) Degree
3 54 (14.44%) ISTQB
4 44 (11.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 9 (2.41%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 114 (30.48%) QA
2 10 (2.67%) PCI DSS
3 5 (1.34%) SLA
4 2 (0.53%) HL7
Systems Management
1 16 (4.28%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 66 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 19 (5.08%) HP
3 15 (4.01%) Oracle
4 9 (2.41%) BT
4 9 (2.41%) IBM
5 6 (1.60%) ATG
6 5 (1.34%) CODA
7 4 (1.07%) Laserfiche
7 4 (1.07%) VocaLink
7 4 (1.07%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (0.27%) LexisNexis
Hull, North Humberside
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Jet2.com
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 3 days ago
Castleford, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent benefits package attached
Posted: 5 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent benefits package attached
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Clement May
Salary: From £32,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Selby, North Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 9 days ago
Sheffield
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £32000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds
StepChange
Salary: £25.2k per year
Posted: 16 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago