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 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 122 99 96
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -3
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 129 186 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.22% 2.72% 3.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.48% 3.08% 3.47%
Number of salaries quoted 117 162 193
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,250 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,925 £40,000 £37,200
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
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
5194 6032 6281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 89.55% 88.10% 86.40%
Number of salaries quoted 4297 4864 4973
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
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 29 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 29 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 -19 68 £35,000 - 9
South Yorkshire +14 30 £42,500 +30.76% 2
North Yorkshire -7 24 £32,500 +8.33% 6
East Yorkshire -4 7 £30,000 +15.38%
Test Scripting
England

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 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.

1 117 (45.88%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (36.08%) SQL
3 86 (33.73%) ISEB
4 85 (33.33%) ISTQB
5 81 (31.76%) Selenium
5 81 (31.76%) Finance
6 71 (27.84%) Microsoft
7 68 (26.67%) .NET
8 67 (26.27%) SDLC
9 65 (25.49%) Regression Testing
10 59 (23.14%) QA
11 56 (21.96%) User Acceptance Testing
11 56 (21.96%) Software Testing
11 56 (21.96%) Scrum
12 55 (21.57%) Test Strategy
13 54 (21.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 50 (19.61%) SQL Server
15 49 (19.22%) MS Excel
16 47 (18.43%) C#
17 46 (18.04%) Manual Testing
18 45 (17.65%) Functional Testing
19 42 (16.47%) SoapUI
20 40 (15.69%) Automation Testing
21 38 (14.90%) BDD
21 38 (14.90%) Test Automation
21 38 (14.90%) Automated Testing
22 33 (12.94%) Mentoring
22 33 (12.94%) Defect Management
23 31 (12.16%) Test Management
23 31 (12.16%) Team Foundation Server

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 7 (2.75%) IIS
1 7 (2.75%) JBoss
1 7 (2.75%) WebSphere
2 3 (1.18%) Umbraco
3 2 (0.78%) Node.js
Applications
1 49 (19.22%) MS Excel
2 15 (5.88%) MS Office
3 6 (2.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (5.88%) Finacle
1 15 (5.88%) Temenos T24
2 5 (1.96%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (1.18%) SAP BPC
3 3 (1.18%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.39%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.78%) HTTP
2 1 (0.39%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (19.61%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.75%) Big Data
3 6 (2.35%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (1.96%) MongoDB
4 5 (1.96%) Relational Database
5 4 (1.57%) MySQL
6 3 (1.18%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (1.18%) Data Mining
6 3 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.18%) Hadoop
6 3 (1.18%) QlikView
6 3 (1.18%) SAP BW
6 3 (1.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.78%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.39%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 81 (31.76%) Selenium
2 42 (16.47%) SoapUI
3 31 (12.16%) Team Foundation Server
4 22 (8.63%) JIRA
5 20 (7.84%) WebDriver
6 18 (7.06%) Cucumber
7 13 (5.10%) LoadRunner
8 12 (4.71%) HP UFT
8 12 (4.71%) JMeter
9 7 (2.75%) Introscope
9 7 (2.75%) Jenkins
10 6 (2.35%) Git (software)
11 5 (1.96%) Bugzilla
11 5 (1.96%) Ranorex
11 5 (1.96%) Selenium IDE
11 5 (1.96%) SilkTest
11 5 (1.96%) Toad
12 4 (1.57%) JUnit
12 4 (1.57%) SpecFlow
12 4 (1.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 81 (31.76%) Finance
2 19 (7.45%) Retail
3 15 (5.88%) Banking
3 15 (5.88%) Retail Banking
4 6 (2.35%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.57%) Legal
6 2 (0.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 156 (61.18%) Analyst
2 123 (48.24%) Test Analyst
3 59 (23.14%) Tester
4 45 (17.65%) Test Engineer
5 33 (12.94%) Systems Tester
6 29 (11.37%) Automation Test Analyst
7 26 (10.20%) QA Analyst
7 26 (10.20%) QA Test Analyst
8 25 (9.80%) SQL Analyst
8 25 (9.80%) Test Leader
9 24 (9.41%) QA Engineer
10 22 (8.63%) QA Test Engineer
11 21 (8.24%) QA Tester
12 20 (7.84%) Consultant
13 19 (7.45%) Business Analyst
14 16 (6.27%) Selenium Test Analyst
15 15 (5.88%) Business Consultant
15 15 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Analyst
16 14 (5.49%) Agile Test Analyst
17 13 (5.10%) Systems Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (26.67%) .NET
2 16 (6.27%) ASP.NET
3 13 (5.10%) XML
4 11 (4.31%) SOAP
5 9 (3.53%) HTML
6 7 (2.75%) Ajax
6 7 (2.75%) CSS
6 7 (2.75%) J2EE
7 6 (2.35%) jQuery
8 4 (1.57%) Gherkin
8 4 (1.57%) LAMP
8 4 (1.57%) Web Services
9 3 (1.18%) .NET Framework
9 3 (1.18%) AngularJS
9 3 (1.18%) CSS3
9 3 (1.18%) HTML5
9 3 (1.18%) Middleware
9 3 (1.18%) Oracle Fusion
9 3 (1.18%) Spring
10 2 (0.78%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 16 (6.27%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (5.10%) Client/Server
3 9 (3.53%) Management Information System
4 7 (2.75%) Mobile App
4 7 (2.75%) User Experience
5 6 (2.35%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.57%) iPad
7 3 (1.18%) Data Conversion
7 3 (1.18%) FMCG
7 3 (1.18%) Smartphone
8 2 (0.78%) Algorithms
8 2 (0.78%) Chemistry
8 2 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.39%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.39%) Handset
9 1 (0.39%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.39%) RIA
9 1 (0.39%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 8 (3.14%) Unix
1 8 (3.14%) Windows
2 6 (2.35%) Android
2 6 (2.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (45.88%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (26.27%) SDLC
3 65 (25.49%) Regression Testing
4 56 (21.96%) Scrum
4 56 (21.96%) Software Testing
4 56 (21.96%) User Acceptance Testing
5 55 (21.57%) Test Strategy
6 46 (18.04%) Manual Testing
7 45 (17.65%) Functional Testing
8 40 (15.69%) Automation Testing
9 38 (14.90%) Automated Testing
9 38 (14.90%) BDD
9 38 (14.90%) Test Automation
10 33 (12.94%) Defect Management
10 33 (12.94%) Mentoring
11 31 (12.16%) Test Management
12 23 (9.02%) System Testing
13 22 (8.63%) Performance Testing
14 21 (8.24%) ERP
14 21 (8.24%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 92 (36.08%) SQL
2 47 (18.43%) C#
3 22 (8.63%) Java
4 11 (4.31%) C
4 11 (4.31%) T-SQL
5 10 (3.92%) Ruby
6 8 (3.14%) Python
7 7 (2.75%) JavaScript
7 7 (2.75%) VB.NET
8 6 (2.35%) PHP
9 3 (1.18%) ABAP
9 3 (1.18%) Apple Swift
9 3 (1.18%) Groovy
9 3 (1.18%) Objective-C
9 3 (1.18%) VB
10 1 (0.39%) C++
Qualifications
1 86 (33.73%) ISEB
2 85 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 54 (21.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 20 (7.84%) Degree
5 2 (0.78%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (23.14%) QA
2 7 (2.75%) SLA
3 3 (1.18%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.39%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 1 (0.39%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (2.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 16 (6.27%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (2.75%) CA Wily
2 7 (2.75%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 71 (27.84%) Microsoft
2 21 (8.24%) HP
3 16 (6.27%) Oracle
4 15 (5.88%) Temenos
4 15 (5.88%) Unisys
5 7 (2.75%) Citrix
5 7 (2.75%) Dynatrace
5 7 (2.75%) VMware
6 6 (2.35%) SAP
6 6 (2.35%) TSYS
7 2 (0.78%) JD Edwards
7 2 (0.78%) Telerik
8 1 (0.39%) Google
8 1 (0.39%) LexisNexis
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