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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 111 95 105
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +10
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 157 191 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.29% 2.69% 2.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.63% 3.23% 2.67%
Number of salaries quoted 138 173 86
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,200 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +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
5961 5918 4427
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 87.09% 83.28% 83.23%
Number of salaries quoted 4876 4619 3413
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 3 July 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 3 July 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 -33 93 £35,000 +7.69% 13
North Yorkshire +5 30 £32,500 +4.00%
South Yorkshire +3 22 £27,500 -21.42% 3
East Yorkshire +7 5 £28,000 -
Test Scripting
England

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 253 (61.26%) Agile Software Development
2 180 (43.58%) SQL
3 125 (30.27%) ISEB
4 115 (27.85%) QA
5 113 (27.36%) C#
6 101 (24.46%) SDLC
7 98 (23.73%) Finance
8 95 (23.00%) .NET
9 93 (22.52%) Regression Testing
10 92 (22.28%) Selenium
11 90 (21.79%) Software Testing
11 90 (21.79%) Java
12 89 (21.55%) User Acceptance Testing
13 77 (18.64%) Test Automation
14 74 (17.92%) Automated Testing
15 73 (17.68%) Scrum
16 69 (16.71%) ISTQB
17 66 (15.98%) SQL Server
18 62 (15.01%) Degree
19 60 (14.53%) Integration Testing
20 56 (13.56%) Manual Testing
21 53 (12.83%) Unit Testing
21 53 (12.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
22 49 (11.86%) Microsoft
23 48 (11.62%) Business Intelligence
24 46 (11.14%) Test Management
24 46 (11.14%) Test Strategy
25 45 (10.90%) ASP.NET
26 42 (10.17%) Analytical Skills
27 39 (9.44%) JavaScript

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 10 (2.42%) SharePoint
2 3 (0.73%) WebSphere
3 2 (0.48%) WebLogic
Applications
1 28 (6.78%) MS Excel
2 19 (4.60%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 16 (3.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (3.39%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.48%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (0.97%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (15.98%) SQL Server
2 38 (9.20%) Data Warehouse
3 29 (7.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 28 (6.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (1.45%) Big Data
6 5 (1.21%) MySQL
7 2 (0.48%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.48%) NonStop SQL
8 1 (0.24%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.24%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.24%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.24%) Impala
Development Applications
1 92 (22.28%) Selenium
2 28 (6.78%) Cucumber
3 27 (6.54%) WebDriver
4 22 (5.33%) Visual Studio
4 22 (5.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 20 (4.84%) HP UFT
5 20 (4.84%) JIRA
6 12 (2.91%) Firebug
7 7 (1.69%) Eclipse
8 5 (1.21%) Visual Studio Team System
8 5 (1.21%) SoapUI
9 4 (0.97%) Ranorex
9 4 (0.97%) JUnit
9 4 (0.97%) JMeter
10 3 (0.73%) TestNG
11 2 (0.48%) Bugzilla
11 2 (0.48%) LoadRunner
11 2 (0.48%) Behat
11 2 (0.48%) Jenkins
12 1 (0.24%) SpecFlow
General
1 98 (23.73%) Finance
2 20 (4.84%) Retail
3 17 (4.12%) Legal
3 17 (4.12%) Banking
4 4 (0.97%) Telecoms
5 3 (0.73%) General Ledger
6 2 (0.48%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.48%) Games
7 1 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.24%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 199 (48.18%) Analyst
2 191 (46.25%) Test Analyst
3 106 (25.67%) Tester
4 68 (16.46%) Test Engineer
5 48 (11.62%) Developer
6 31 (7.51%) Software Tester
7 29 (7.02%) .NET Developer
8 28 (6.78%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 28 (6.78%) Automation Tester
9 26 (6.30%) Automation Engineer
9 26 (6.30%) Test Automation Engineer
10 25 (6.05%) Business Analyst
11 24 (5.81%) Business Test Analyst
12 21 (5.08%) QA Analyst
13 19 (4.60%) Software Developer
13 19 (4.60%) Systems Tester
14 17 (4.12%) Software Engineer
14 17 (4.12%) QA Test Analyst
15 16 (3.87%) Senior Analyst
15 16 (3.87%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (23.00%) .NET
2 45 (10.90%) ASP.NET
3 32 (7.75%) HTML
4 26 (6.30%) ASP.NET MVC
5 25 (6.05%) CSS
6 14 (3.39%) Gherkin
7 12 (2.91%) .NET Framework
7 12 (2.91%) Web Services
8 6 (1.45%) SOAP
9 5 (1.21%) DOM
9 5 (1.21%) jQuery
10 4 (0.97%) REST
10 4 (0.97%) LAMP
11 3 (0.73%) Spring
11 3 (0.73%) XML
11 3 (0.73%) Apache Flex
12 2 (0.48%) JSON
12 2 (0.48%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 42 (10.17%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (2.66%) Client/Server
3 9 (2.18%) N-Tier
4 8 (1.94%) iPhone
5 5 (1.21%) Computer Science
6 4 (0.97%) RIA
6 4 (0.97%) Mobile App
6 4 (0.97%) Management Information System
7 3 (0.73%) W3C
8 2 (0.48%) NHS
8 2 (0.48%) Online Games
9 1 (0.24%) EMV
9 1 (0.24%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 28 (6.78%) UNIX
2 12 (2.91%) Windows
3 11 (2.66%) Android
4 3 (0.73%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.24%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 253 (61.26%) Agile Software Development
2 101 (24.46%) SDLC
3 93 (22.52%) Regression Testing
4 90 (21.79%) Software Testing
5 89 (21.55%) User Acceptance Testing
6 77 (18.64%) Test Automation
7 74 (17.92%) Automated Testing
8 73 (17.68%) Scrum
9 60 (14.53%) Integration Testing
10 56 (13.56%) Manual Testing
11 53 (12.83%) Unit Testing
12 48 (11.62%) Business Intelligence
13 46 (11.14%) Test Management
13 46 (11.14%) Test Strategy
14 39 (9.44%) Project Management
15 35 (8.47%) Waterfall
16 33 (7.99%) Functional Testing
17 32 (7.75%) Automation Testing
17 32 (7.75%) RUP
17 32 (7.75%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 180 (43.58%) SQL
2 113 (27.36%) C#
3 90 (21.79%) Java
4 39 (9.44%) JavaScript
5 30 (7.26%) T-SQL
6 8 (1.94%) PHP
7 5 (1.21%) C++
7 5 (1.21%) Ruby
8 4 (0.97%) C
8 4 (0.97%) PL/SQL
9 3 (0.73%) Python
10 2 (0.48%) Uniface
11 1 (0.24%) Scala
11 1 (0.24%) COBOL
11 1 (0.24%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 125 (30.27%) ISEB
2 69 (16.71%) ISTQB
3 62 (15.01%) Degree
4 53 (12.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 10 (2.42%) CISSP
5 10 (2.42%) CISA
6 2 (0.48%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 115 (27.85%) QA
2 7 (1.69%) PCI DSS
3 6 (1.45%) SLA
Systems Management
1 26 (6.30%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 49 (11.86%) Microsoft
2 22 (5.33%) HP
3 20 (4.84%) Oracle
4 4 (0.97%) Citrix
4 4 (0.97%) Laserfiche
5 3 (0.73%) SAP
5 3 (0.73%) ATG
5 3 (0.73%) Telerik
6 2 (0.48%) Siebel
6 2 (0.48%) Apple
6 2 (0.48%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (0.48%) Google
6 2 (0.48%) NetSuite
7 1 (0.24%) VocaLink
7 1 (0.24%) Cloudera
7 1 (0.24%) Capita
South Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 Per Annum £35,000 + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 - £32000 per annum + Pension / Medical / FlexiTime
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Rawdon, Leeds
Health Gateway
Salary: Up to £25,000pa dependent on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Bet
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 11 days ago
Halifax
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Package
Posted: 11 days ago
Rawdon, Leeds
Health Gateway
Salary: Up to £25,000pa dependent on experience
Posted: 16 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 23 days ago