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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 77 78 120
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +42
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 225 248 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.13% 3.33% 1.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.61% 3.99% 2.36%
Number of salaries quoted 193 211 87
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,500 £42,650
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
6229 6210 4652
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 86.60% 83.45% 80.79%
Number of salaries quoted 4956 4822 3596
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 27 April 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 27 April 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
(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 -22 126 £35,000 +7.69% 7
South Yorkshire +13 45 £32,750 -6.42% 2
North Yorkshire +14 32 £30,000 -7.69% 1
East Yorkshire +11 18 £26,000 -3.70%
Test Scripting
England

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

1 257 (58.01%) Agile Software Development
2 179 (40.41%) SQL
3 147 (33.18%) ISEB
4 121 (27.31%) C#
5 115 (25.96%) .NET
6 109 (24.60%) QA
7 106 (23.93%) Software Testing
7 106 (23.93%) Automated Testing
8 95 (21.44%) Finance
9 94 (21.22%) User Acceptance Testing
10 84 (18.96%) Test Automation
11 82 (18.51%) Regression Testing
12 81 (18.28%) Selenium
13 79 (17.83%) Scrum
13 79 (17.83%) SQL Server
14 76 (17.16%) Java
14 76 (17.16%) ISTQB
15 66 (14.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 65 (14.67%) Microsoft
17 64 (14.45%) Degree
17 64 (14.45%) Test Strategy
18 63 (14.22%) Manual Testing
19 61 (13.77%) Unit Testing
20 60 (13.54%) ASP.NET
21 59 (13.32%) Analytical Skills
22 58 (13.09%) Integration Testing
23 51 (11.51%) JavaScript
23 51 (11.51%) Functional Testing
24 42 (9.48%) Project Management
25 41 (9.26%) MVC

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 (2.26%) SharePoint
2 6 (1.35%) WebSphere
2 6 (1.35%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.23%) Apache
Applications
1 31 (7.00%) MS Excel
2 19 (4.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 20 (4.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.68%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (17.83%) SQL Server
2 27 (6.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 25 (5.64%) Data Warehouse
4 18 (4.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (1.35%) NonStop SQL
6 5 (1.13%) MySQL
7 3 (0.68%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.45%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.23%) Impala
9 1 (0.23%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.23%) Apache Hive
9 1 (0.23%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 81 (18.28%) Selenium
2 35 (7.90%) Visual Studio
3 29 (6.55%) Cucumber
4 26 (5.87%) Team Foundation Server
5 24 (5.42%) WebDriver
6 23 (5.19%) QuickTest Pro
7 19 (4.29%) JIRA
8 17 (3.84%) Firebug
9 9 (2.03%) SoapUI
10 7 (1.58%) Eclipse
11 5 (1.13%) Bugzilla
11 5 (1.13%) Ranorex
12 4 (0.90%) JMeter
12 4 (0.90%) Visual Studio Team System
13 3 (0.68%) JUnit
14 2 (0.45%) LoadRunner
14 2 (0.45%) TestNG
14 2 (0.45%) FitNesse
14 2 (0.45%) Jenkins
15 1 (0.23%) Facilita Forecast
General
1 95 (21.44%) Finance
2 27 (6.09%) Retail
3 15 (3.39%) Banking
4 5 (1.13%) Legal
5 4 (0.90%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (0.68%) General Ledger
7 2 (0.45%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.45%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.23%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 245 (55.30%) Analyst
2 219 (49.44%) Test Analyst
3 99 (22.35%) Tester
4 61 (13.77%) Developer
5 45 (10.16%) Test Engineer
6 43 (9.71%) .NET Developer
7 35 (7.90%) Business Analyst
8 30 (6.77%) Senior Test Analyst
8 30 (6.77%) Senior Analyst
8 30 (6.77%) Functional Analyst
9 29 (6.55%) Software Tester
10 28 (6.32%) Automation Tester
11 27 (6.09%) Functional Test Analyst
12 22 (4.97%) Manual Test Analyst
13 21 (4.74%) Business Intelligence Analyst
14 20 (4.51%) Senior Developer
15 18 (4.06%) Business Test Analyst
16 17 (3.84%) QA Analyst
17 16 (3.61%) Manual Tester
18 15 (3.39%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 115 (25.96%) .NET
2 60 (13.54%) ASP.NET
3 39 (8.80%) ASP.NET MVC
4 37 (8.35%) HTML
5 30 (6.77%) CSS
6 19 (4.29%) Web Services
7 15 (3.39%) Gherkin
8 14 (3.16%) .NET Framework
9 10 (2.26%) DOM
10 7 (1.58%) REST
10 7 (1.58%) SOAP
11 6 (1.35%) jQuery
12 3 (0.68%) Apache Flex
13 2 (0.45%) LAMP
13 2 (0.45%) Spring
13 2 (0.45%) XML
13 2 (0.45%) COM
14 1 (0.23%) JSP
14 1 (0.23%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 59 (13.32%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (2.71%) Management Information System
3 10 (2.26%) N-Tier
4 9 (2.03%) Client/Server
5 8 (1.81%) iPhone
6 6 (1.35%) Computer Science
6 6 (1.35%) Mobile App
7 4 (0.90%) Open Source
7 4 (0.90%) W3C
8 2 (0.45%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (0.45%) NHS
8 2 (0.45%) RIA
9 1 (0.23%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.23%) User Experience
9 1 (0.23%) EMV
9 1 (0.23%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 27 (6.09%) UNIX
2 15 (3.39%) Windows
3 12 (2.71%) Android
4 4 (0.90%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.45%) Linux
6 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 257 (58.01%) Agile Software Development
2 106 (23.93%) Automated Testing
2 106 (23.93%) Software Testing
3 94 (21.22%) User Acceptance Testing
4 84 (18.96%) Test Automation
5 82 (18.51%) Regression Testing
6 79 (17.83%) Scrum
7 64 (14.45%) Test Strategy
8 63 (14.22%) Manual Testing
9 61 (13.77%) Unit Testing
10 58 (13.09%) Integration Testing
11 51 (11.51%) Functional Testing
12 42 (9.48%) Project Management
13 41 (9.26%) MVC
14 39 (8.80%) Automation Testing
15 36 (8.13%) Test Management
16 35 (7.90%) Mentoring
17 33 (7.45%) System Testing
18 32 (7.22%) Stakeholder Management
19 31 (7.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 179 (40.41%) SQL
2 121 (27.31%) C#
3 76 (17.16%) Java
4 51 (11.51%) JavaScript
5 27 (6.09%) T-SQL
6 6 (1.35%) PHP
7 4 (0.90%) PL/SQL
8 3 (0.68%) C++
8 3 (0.68%) Ruby
9 2 (0.45%) C
9 2 (0.45%) Uniface
9 2 (0.45%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.23%) Python
10 1 (0.23%) COBOL
10 1 (0.23%) Scala
Qualifications
1 147 (33.18%) ISEB
2 76 (17.16%) ISTQB
3 66 (14.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 64 (14.45%) Degree
5 10 (2.26%) CISSP
5 10 (2.26%) CISA
6 2 (0.45%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 109 (24.60%) QA
2 10 (2.26%) PCI DSS
3 6 (1.35%) SLA
Systems Management
1 15 (3.39%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 65 (14.67%) Microsoft
2 25 (5.64%) Oracle
3 20 (4.51%) HP
4 9 (2.03%) BT
4 9 (2.03%) IBM
5 6 (1.35%) ATG
6 5 (1.13%) CODA
7 4 (0.90%) Citrix
7 4 (0.90%) Laserfiche
7 4 (0.90%) VocaLink
8 3 (0.68%) PeopleSoft
8 3 (0.68%) Telerik
9 2 (0.45%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.45%) Siebel
9 2 (0.45%) NetSuite
10 1 (0.23%) Cloudera
10 1 (0.23%) LexisNexis
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
North Yorkshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
RMI International
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
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Posted: 18 days ago
Leeds, Rawdon, LS19 6BA
EMIS
Salary: £19,000 per year
Posted: 27 days ago