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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 130 81 96
Rank change year-on-year
-49 +15
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 127 226 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.04% 3.17% 3.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.34% 3.59% 3.60%
Number of salaries quoted 110 203 166
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £53,200
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
5416 6290 5746
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 87.06% 88.32% 85.11%
Number of salaries quoted 4499 5179 4353
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £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 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 13 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Scripting within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -4 109 £35,000 - 17
East Yorkshire 0 8 £31,750 +22.11%
North Yorkshire -24 8 £32,500 +8.33% 4
South Yorkshire -22 2 £40,000 +23.07% 7
Test Scripting
England

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

1 153 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
2 116 (40.28%) SQL
3 108 (37.50%) ISEB
4 98 (34.03%) QA
5 96 (33.33%) Selenium
6 92 (31.94%) Software Testing
7 88 (30.56%) .NET
8 82 (28.47%) ISTQB
9 72 (25.00%) C#
10 70 (24.31%) Microsoft
11 68 (23.61%) Scrum
12 64 (22.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 60 (20.83%) MS Excel
14 59 (20.49%) Finance
14 59 (20.49%) Test Management
15 57 (19.79%) Manual Testing
16 56 (19.44%) Regression Testing
17 54 (18.75%) SDLC
18 53 (18.40%) Java
19 52 (18.06%) Functional Testing
20 49 (17.01%) BDD
21 46 (15.97%) User Acceptance Testing
22 43 (14.93%) Automated Testing
23 41 (14.24%) JavaScript
24 40 (13.89%) SQL Server
24 40 (13.89%) SoapUI
25 37 (12.85%) Team Foundation Server
25 37 (12.85%) Test Strategy
26 35 (12.15%) Analytical Skills
27 34 (11.81%) Automation Testing

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 13 (4.51%) SAS
2 12 (4.17%) IIS
3 11 (3.82%) JBoss
3 11 (3.82%) WebSphere
4 3 (1.04%) SharePoint
Applications
1 60 (20.83%) MS Excel
2 15 (5.21%) MS Office
3 13 (4.51%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (4.86%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (1.04%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (6.60%) Internet
2 1 (0.35%) HTTP
2 1 (0.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (13.89%) SQL Server
2 11 (3.82%) Big Data
3 7 (2.43%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.04%) DB2
4 3 (1.04%) MongoDB
4 3 (1.04%) NoSQL
5 2 (0.69%) MySQL
5 2 (0.69%) Redis
6 1 (0.35%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.35%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 96 (33.33%) Selenium
2 40 (13.89%) SoapUI
3 37 (12.85%) Team Foundation Server
4 28 (9.72%) Cucumber
5 21 (7.29%) JIRA
6 17 (5.90%) Firebug
7 14 (4.86%) LoadRunner
7 14 (4.86%) WebDriver
8 12 (4.17%) Introscope
9 11 (3.82%) Visual Studio
10 8 (2.78%) JMeter
11 6 (2.08%) JUnit
11 6 (2.08%) SilkTest
12 5 (1.74%) HP UFT
13 3 (1.04%) DbUnit
13 3 (1.04%) FitNesse
13 3 (1.04%) Selenium IDE
13 3 (1.04%) SpecFlow
14 2 (0.69%) Capybara
14 2 (0.69%) Jenkins
General
1 59 (20.49%) Finance
2 18 (6.25%) Legal
3 13 (4.51%) Retail
4 6 (2.08%) Banking
5 5 (1.74%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.39%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.04%) Games
8 1 (0.35%) Billing
8 1 (0.35%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.35%) Law
8 1 (0.35%) Marketing
8 1 (0.35%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 155 (53.82%) Analyst
2 119 (41.32%) Test Analyst
3 72 (25.00%) Test Engineer
4 60 (20.83%) Tester
5 33 (11.46%) QA Engineer
6 30 (10.42%) QA Analyst
7 28 (9.72%) Systems Tester
8 27 (9.38%) Automation Analyst
8 27 (9.38%) Automation Test Analyst
9 26 (9.03%) QA Test Analyst
10 23 (7.99%) QA Test Engineer
10 23 (7.99%) QA Tester
11 21 (7.29%) Test Leader
12 14 (4.86%) Selenium Test Analyst
12 14 (4.86%) SQL Analyst
13 13 (4.51%) Solutions Analyst
14 12 (4.17%) Architect
14 12 (4.17%) Senior Analyst
14 12 (4.17%) Senior Test Analyst
14 12 (4.17%) Systems Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (30.56%) .NET
2 33 (11.46%) XML
3 24 (8.33%) SOAP
4 21 (7.29%) HTML
5 20 (6.94%) CSS
6 19 (6.60%) JSON
6 19 (6.60%) LAMP
7 18 (6.25%) Behat
8 14 (4.86%) ASP.NET
9 12 (4.17%) Ajax
9 12 (4.17%) J2EE
10 8 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC
11 6 (2.08%) Web Services
12 4 (1.39%) jQuery
13 3 (1.04%) Middleware
13 3 (1.04%) Oracle Fusion
14 2 (0.69%) .NET Framework
14 2 (0.69%) DOM
14 2 (0.69%) REST
14 2 (0.69%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 35 (12.15%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (6.60%) RIA
3 13 (4.51%) Client/Server
3 13 (4.51%) Computer Science
3 13 (4.51%) User Experience
4 9 (3.13%) N-Tier
4 9 (3.13%) W3C
5 8 (2.78%) IVR
5 8 (2.78%) Management Information System
5 8 (2.78%) Replication
6 6 (2.08%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.04%) AS400
7 3 (1.04%) Chemistry
7 3 (1.04%) iSeries
8 2 (0.69%) Mathematics
8 2 (0.69%) Mobile Games
8 2 (0.69%) Smart Meter
9 1 (0.35%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.35%) Java Card
9 1 (0.35%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 12 (4.17%) Windows
2 5 (1.74%) Unix
3 4 (1.39%) Android
3 4 (1.39%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.69%) Windows 7
4 2 (0.69%) Windows Server
4 2 (0.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (31.94%) Software Testing
3 68 (23.61%) Scrum
4 59 (20.49%) Test Management
5 57 (19.79%) Manual Testing
6 56 (19.44%) Regression Testing
7 54 (18.75%) SDLC
8 52 (18.06%) Functional Testing
9 49 (17.01%) BDD
10 46 (15.97%) User Acceptance Testing
11 43 (14.93%) Automated Testing
12 37 (12.85%) Test Strategy
13 34 (11.81%) Automation Testing
13 34 (11.81%) TDD
14 33 (11.46%) Test Automation
15 30 (10.42%) Defect Management
16 28 (9.72%) Performance Testing
17 25 (8.68%) Mentoring
18 23 (7.99%) Project Management
19 21 (7.29%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 116 (40.28%) SQL
2 72 (25.00%) C#
3 53 (18.40%) Java
4 41 (14.24%) JavaScript
5 23 (7.99%) Ruby
6 22 (7.64%) PHP
7 19 (6.60%) C++
8 10 (3.47%) Python
9 8 (2.78%) T-SQL
10 6 (2.08%) C
11 5 (1.74%) VB.NET
12 3 (1.04%) VBScript
13 1 (0.35%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 108 (37.50%) ISEB
2 82 (28.47%) ISTQB
3 64 (22.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 17 (5.90%) Degree
5 7 (2.43%) BPSS Clearance
6 5 (1.74%) HND
6 5 (1.74%) Security Cleared
7 4 (1.39%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 98 (34.03%) QA
2 21 (7.29%) SLA
3 7 (2.43%) HL7
4 2 (0.69%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 1 (0.35%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 12 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 32 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
2 12 (4.17%) CA Wily
2 12 (4.17%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 70 (24.31%) Microsoft
2 31 (10.76%) Oracle
3 30 (10.42%) HP
4 12 (4.17%) Citrix
4 12 (4.17%) Dynatrace
4 12 (4.17%) VMware
5 8 (2.78%) Capita
6 6 (2.08%) Telerik
7 5 (1.74%) Unisys
8 2 (0.69%) BT
8 2 (0.69%) SAP
9 1 (0.35%) Google
9 1 (0.35%) LexisNexis
Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + 23 days holidays + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + Good Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £36000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + Pension, 25 Days Holiday etc.
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: c£30K + 10% Bonus + Flexible working
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + bonus and package
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £34000 per annum + generous benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: Unspecified Up to £38k+Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £36000 - £45000 per annum + flexible working hours
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Rotherham
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 19 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 19 days ago