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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 138 90 88
Rank change year-on-year
-48 -2
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 119 221 251
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.91% 3.06% 3.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.16% 3.46% 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 107 191 214
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,800 £40,000 £36,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -
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
5504 6387 6513
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 88.25% 88.33% 86.56%
Number of salaries quoted 4534 5083 5086
Median salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £56,700
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Yorkshire region citing Test Scripting as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 2 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Scripting within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 2 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -31 70 £35,000 - 12
South Yorkshire +1 27 £42,500 +28.78% 2
North Yorkshire -17 17 £32,500 +8.33% 4
East Yorkshire -12 4 £31,250 +20.19% 1
Test Scripting
England

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, IT jobs citing Test Scripting also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 126 (47.91%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (38.02%) ISEB
3 96 (36.50%) SQL
4 88 (33.46%) ISTQB
4 88 (33.46%) Selenium
5 78 (29.66%) QA
6 73 (27.76%) .NET
6 73 (27.76%) Microsoft
7 70 (26.62%) Finance
8 66 (25.10%) Regression Testing
9 60 (22.81%) Software Testing
10 59 (22.43%) Scrum
10 59 (22.43%) SDLC
11 57 (21.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 57 (21.67%) MS Excel
12 52 (19.77%) Manual Testing
13 51 (19.39%) Test Strategy
14 49 (18.63%) User Acceptance Testing
15 47 (17.87%) C#
15 47 (17.87%) Functional Testing
16 44 (16.73%) BDD
17 43 (16.35%) SoapUI
18 42 (15.97%) Automated Testing
18 42 (15.97%) Automation Testing
19 40 (15.21%) SQL Server
20 37 (14.07%) Test Automation
21 36 (13.69%) Defect Management
22 33 (12.55%) Test Management
23 32 (12.17%) Team Foundation Server
23 32 (12.17%) Mentoring

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (3.04%) IIS
1 8 (3.04%) JBoss
1 8 (3.04%) WebSphere
2 2 (0.76%) Node.js
2 2 (0.76%) SAS
3 1 (0.38%) Umbraco
Applications
1 57 (21.67%) MS Excel
2 12 (4.56%) MS Office
3 8 (3.04%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (4.18%) Finacle
1 11 (4.18%) Temenos T24
2 7 (2.66%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (1.52%) Lorenzo
4 2 (0.76%) Oracle Retail
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.90%) Internet
2 2 (0.76%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (15.21%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.04%) Big Data
3 7 (2.66%) Relational Database
4 6 (2.28%) MongoDB
5 4 (1.52%) MySQL
6 3 (1.14%) Hadoop
6 3 (1.14%) NoSQL
7 2 (0.76%) Data Mining
7 2 (0.76%) DB2
8 1 (0.38%) Redis
Development Applications
1 88 (33.46%) Selenium
2 43 (16.35%) SoapUI
3 32 (12.17%) Team Foundation Server
4 25 (9.51%) JIRA
5 24 (9.13%) Cucumber
5 24 (9.13%) WebDriver
6 14 (5.32%) JMeter
7 13 (4.94%) LoadRunner
8 8 (3.04%) HP UFT
8 8 (3.04%) Introscope
9 7 (2.66%) SilkTest
10 6 (2.28%) JUnit
11 5 (1.90%) Git (software)
11 5 (1.90%) Jenkins
11 5 (1.90%) Selenium IDE
11 5 (1.90%) Visual Studio
12 4 (1.52%) Bugzilla
12 4 (1.52%) Gerrit
12 4 (1.52%) Ranorex
12 4 (1.52%) SpecFlow
General
1 70 (26.62%) Finance
2 21 (7.98%) Retail
3 11 (4.18%) Banking
3 11 (4.18%) Legal
3 11 (4.18%) Retail Banking
4 5 (1.90%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.76%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.38%) Games
Job Titles
1 152 (57.79%) Analyst
2 122 (46.39%) Test Analyst
3 69 (26.24%) Tester
4 53 (20.15%) Test Engineer
5 34 (12.93%) QA Analyst
5 34 (12.93%) QA Engineer
6 32 (12.17%) QA Test Analyst
6 32 (12.17%) Systems Tester
7 31 (11.79%) Automation Test Analyst
8 28 (10.65%) QA Tester
9 27 (10.27%) QA Test Engineer
9 27 (10.27%) Test Leader
10 20 (7.60%) SQL Analyst
11 16 (6.08%) Consultant
11 16 (6.08%) Selenium Test Analyst
11 16 (6.08%) Systems Test Engineer
12 15 (5.70%) Business Analyst
13 12 (4.56%) Automation Test Lead
13 12 (4.56%) Automation Tester
13 12 (4.56%) Software Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (27.76%) .NET
2 18 (6.84%) XML
3 16 (6.08%) SOAP
4 9 (3.42%) ASP.NET
5 8 (3.04%) Ajax
5 8 (3.04%) J2EE
5 8 (3.04%) LAMP
6 7 (2.66%) JSON
6 7 (2.66%) Web Services
7 6 (2.28%) CSS
7 6 (2.28%) HTML
8 5 (1.90%) Behat
8 5 (1.90%) Middleware
8 5 (1.90%) Oracle Fusion
9 4 (1.52%) jQuery
10 3 (1.14%) Gherkin
11 2 (0.76%) .NET Framework
11 2 (0.76%) RabbitMQ
11 2 (0.76%) REST
11 2 (0.76%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 21 (7.98%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (4.94%) Client/Server
3 12 (4.56%) Computer Science
4 10 (3.80%) Management Information System
5 8 (3.04%) Mobile App
5 8 (3.04%) User Experience
6 6 (2.28%) IVR
6 6 (2.28%) Replication
7 5 (1.90%) RIA
8 4 (1.52%) iPad
9 2 (0.76%) AS400
9 2 (0.76%) Chemistry
9 2 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.76%) iSeries
9 2 (0.76%) W3C
10 1 (0.38%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.38%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.38%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.38%) Mobile Games
10 1 (0.38%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 9 (3.42%) Windows
2 5 (1.90%) Unix
3 3 (1.14%) Android
3 3 (1.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (47.91%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (25.10%) Regression Testing
3 60 (22.81%) Software Testing
4 59 (22.43%) Scrum
4 59 (22.43%) SDLC
5 52 (19.77%) Manual Testing
6 51 (19.39%) Test Strategy
7 49 (18.63%) User Acceptance Testing
8 47 (17.87%) Functional Testing
9 44 (16.73%) BDD
10 42 (15.97%) Automated Testing
10 42 (15.97%) Automation Testing
11 37 (14.07%) Test Automation
12 36 (13.69%) Defect Management
13 33 (12.55%) Test Management
14 32 (12.17%) Mentoring
15 24 (9.13%) TDD
16 23 (8.75%) Performance Testing
17 19 (7.22%) Coaching
18 17 (6.46%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 96 (36.50%) SQL
2 47 (17.87%) C#
3 29 (11.03%) Java
4 15 (5.70%) Ruby
5 13 (4.94%) JavaScript
6 11 (4.18%) PHP
6 11 (4.18%) Python
7 8 (3.04%) C
7 8 (3.04%) T-SQL
8 7 (2.66%) VB.NET
9 5 (1.90%) C++
10 2 (0.76%) VB
11 1 (0.38%) Apple Swift
11 1 (0.38%) Groovy
11 1 (0.38%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 100 (38.02%) ISEB
2 88 (33.46%) ISTQB
3 57 (21.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 20 (7.60%) Degree
5 5 (1.90%) HND
6 4 (1.52%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (29.66%) QA
2 11 (4.18%) SLA
3 4 (1.52%) HL7
4 1 (0.38%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 1 (0.38%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.38%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (3.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 23 (8.75%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (3.04%) CA Wily
2 8 (3.04%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 73 (27.76%) Microsoft
2 27 (10.27%) HP
3 26 (9.89%) Oracle
4 11 (4.18%) Temenos
4 11 (4.18%) Unisys
5 8 (3.04%) Citrix
5 8 (3.04%) Dynatrace
5 8 (3.04%) VMware
6 6 (2.28%) Capita
7 5 (1.90%) Telerik
8 2 (0.76%) SAP
8 2 (0.76%) TSYS
9 1 (0.38%) Google
9 1 (0.38%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.38%) LexisNexis
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