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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 102 105 119
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +14
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 190 154 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.65% 2.50% 2.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.09% 2.99% 2.61%
Number of salaries quoted 174 129 100
Average salary £32,500 £34,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.79% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,300 £54,000 £40,500
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
6150 5159 4936
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 85.77% 83.70% 79.87%
Number of salaries quoted 4984 3973 4112
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 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £57,500
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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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 -13 104 £35,000 - 13
North Yorkshire +36 48 £30,000 -11.76% 4
South Yorkshire -21 37 £32,750 +1.55% 1
East Yorkshire - 1 £33,500 - 1
Test Scripting
England

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

1 164 (50.15%) Agile Software Development
2 112 (34.25%) QA
3 111 (33.94%) ISEB
4 80 (24.46%) SQL
5 79 (24.16%) User Acceptance Testing
5 79 (24.16%) Finance
6 78 (23.85%) Automated Testing
7 74 (22.63%) Regression Testing
8 71 (21.71%) Test Strategy
9 63 (19.27%) .NET
10 62 (18.96%) Analytical Skills
11 61 (18.65%) Software Testing
12 60 (18.35%) Functional Testing
13 57 (17.43%) Degree
14 56 (17.13%) C#
15 54 (16.51%) Microsoft
16 51 (15.60%) Automation Testing
17 50 (15.29%) Scrum
18 46 (14.07%) Manual Testing
19 42 (12.84%) ISTQB
20 41 (12.54%) Test Automation
21 40 (12.23%) Project Management
22 36 (11.01%) SQL Server
23 35 (10.70%) MS Excel
23 35 (10.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
24 29 (8.87%) JavaScript
24 29 (8.87%) Stakeholder Management
25 28 (8.56%) Unit Testing
25 28 (8.56%) ASP.NET
26 27 (8.26%) Web Services

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 5 (1.53%) Apache
2 4 (1.22%) WebSphere
3 2 (0.61%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.31%) IIS
4 1 (0.31%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.31%) Lync
4 1 (0.31%) WinCC
Applications
1 35 (10.70%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.83%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.31%) PeopleSoft HRMS
2 1 (0.31%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.31%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.75%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (11.01%) SQL Server
2 13 (3.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (2.75%) MySQL
3 9 (2.75%) NoSQL
4 6 (1.83%) MongoDB
5 4 (1.22%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (1.22%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.61%) NonStop SQL
7 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.31%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 23 (7.03%) Team Foundation Server
2 21 (6.42%) Visual Studio
3 20 (6.12%) Selenium
4 18 (5.50%) SoapUI
5 12 (3.67%) QuickTest Pro
6 8 (2.45%) JIRA
7 7 (2.14%) FitNesse
7 7 (2.14%) WebDriver
8 6 (1.83%) Cucumber
9 5 (1.53%) Ranorex
9 5 (1.53%) Eclipse
10 4 (1.22%) Firebug
11 3 (0.92%) MSTest
11 3 (0.92%) LoadRunner
11 3 (0.92%) JMeter
12 2 (0.61%) Bugzilla
13 1 (0.31%) JUnit
General
1 79 (24.16%) Finance
2 19 (5.81%) Retail
3 7 (2.14%) Telecoms
4 6 (1.83%) Banking
5 3 (0.92%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (0.61%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.31%) Legal
Job Titles
1 199 (60.86%) Analyst
2 158 (48.32%) Test Analyst
3 64 (19.57%) Tester
4 52 (15.90%) Senior Analyst
5 51 (15.60%) Senior Test Analyst
6 32 (9.79%) Developer
7 30 (9.17%) Functional Analyst
8 26 (7.95%) Functional Test Analyst
9 23 (7.03%) Business Analyst
10 22 (6.73%) .NET Developer
11 20 (6.12%) Test Consultant
11 20 (6.12%) Manual Tester
11 20 (6.12%) Senior Consultant
11 20 (6.12%) Consultant
11 20 (6.12%) Functional Tester
11 20 (6.12%) Automation Tester
11 20 (6.12%) Senior Test Consultant
12 19 (5.81%) Manual Test Analyst
12 19 (5.81%) Senior Developer
13 18 (5.50%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (19.27%) .NET
2 28 (8.56%) ASP.NET
3 27 (8.26%) Web Services
4 25 (7.65%) XML
5 22 (6.73%) ASP.NET MVC
6 20 (6.12%) SOAP
7 9 (2.75%) HTML
7 9 (2.75%) CSS
8 7 (2.14%) Flash
8 7 (2.14%) .NET Framework
9 5 (1.53%) jQuery
9 5 (1.53%) JSP
10 4 (1.22%) DOM
11 3 (0.92%) XSLT
11 3 (0.92%) REST
11 3 (0.92%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 62 (18.96%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (3.36%) Mobile App
3 8 (2.45%) Management Information System
4 7 (2.14%) IVR
5 6 (1.83%) Client/Server
5 6 (1.83%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.22%) User Experience
7 3 (0.92%) Open Source
7 3 (0.92%) NHS
8 2 (0.61%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.31%) SCADA
9 1 (0.31%) W3C
9 1 (0.31%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.31%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.31%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 13 (3.98%) Windows
2 5 (1.53%) Linux
2 5 (1.53%) UNIX
3 4 (1.22%) Apple iOS
3 4 (1.22%) Android
4 2 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.31%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 164 (50.15%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (24.16%) User Acceptance Testing
3 78 (23.85%) Automated Testing
4 74 (22.63%) Regression Testing
5 71 (21.71%) Test Strategy
6 61 (18.65%) Software Testing
7 60 (18.35%) Functional Testing
8 51 (15.60%) Automation Testing
9 50 (15.29%) Scrum
10 46 (14.07%) Manual Testing
11 41 (12.54%) Test Automation
12 40 (12.23%) Project Management
13 29 (8.87%) Stakeholder Management
14 28 (8.56%) Unit Testing
15 27 (8.26%) Mentoring
16 25 (7.65%) Test Management
17 24 (7.34%) TDD
18 22 (6.73%) MVC
18 22 (6.73%) OO
19 21 (6.42%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 80 (24.46%) SQL
2 56 (17.13%) C#
3 29 (8.87%) JavaScript
4 25 (7.65%) Java
5 13 (3.98%) T-SQL
6 6 (1.83%) VB.NET
7 5 (1.53%) PHP
8 4 (1.22%) C
9 2 (0.61%) VB
Qualifications
1 111 (33.94%) ISEB
2 57 (17.43%) Degree
3 42 (12.84%) ISTQB
4 35 (10.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 9 (2.75%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 112 (34.25%) QA
2 7 (2.14%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.22%) SLA
4 3 (0.92%) HL7
Systems Management
1 14 (4.28%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 54 (16.51%) Microsoft
2 11 (3.36%) HP
3 8 (2.45%) Oracle
3 8 (2.45%) BT
3 8 (2.45%) IBM
4 7 (2.14%) PeopleSoft
5 5 (1.53%) CODA
6 4 (1.22%) ATG
7 1 (0.31%) VocaLink
7 1 (0.31%) LexisNexis
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Goole, North Humberside
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 3 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Type Agency
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum + comprehensive benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Castleford
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent benefits package attached
Posted: 4 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent benefits package attached
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
York
Eden Lea
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: Up to £70K + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago