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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 138 111 127
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +16
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 136 110 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.84% 2.06% 1.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.23% 2.41% 2.32%
Number of salaries quoted 124 83 89
Average salary £33,500 £33,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,950 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £62,000
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
6088 4561 4750
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 82.26% 85.35% 80.89%
Number of salaries quoted 4748 3583 3890
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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
(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 -32 103 £35,000 +4.47% 14
North Yorkshire -7 24 £30,000 -7.69% 3
South Yorkshire -25 9 £35,000 +1.44%
Test Scripting
England

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

1 151 (44.02%) Agile Software Development
2 135 (39.36%) User Acceptance Testing
3 132 (38.48%) QA
4 116 (33.82%) ISEB
5 96 (27.99%) Regression Testing
6 90 (26.24%) SQL
7 74 (21.57%) Finance
8 68 (19.83%) Software Testing
9 67 (19.53%) Automated Testing
9 67 (19.53%) Automation Testing
10 57 (16.62%) Test Strategy
11 53 (15.45%) Degree
12 47 (13.70%) .NET
13 46 (13.41%) Analytical Skills
14 45 (13.12%) Manual Testing
15 43 (12.54%) SQL Server
15 43 (12.54%) XML
16 39 (11.37%) Stakeholder Management
17 35 (10.20%) Web Services
17 35 (10.20%) Functional Testing
18 34 (9.91%) Scrum
19 33 (9.62%) SOAP
20 31 (9.04%) Project Management
21 30 (8.75%) Microsoft
22 27 (7.87%) HP Quality Center
23 26 (7.58%) ISTQB
23 26 (7.58%) MS Excel
23 26 (7.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
24 25 (7.29%) Java
25 24 (7.00%) C#

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 4 (1.17%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.58%) IIS
2 2 (0.58%) Tomcat
2 2 (0.58%) Apache
2 2 (0.58%) WinCC
3 1 (0.29%) Lync
Applications
1 26 (7.58%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.92%) MS Office
3 1 (0.29%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.29%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (1.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.29%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.75%) HTTP
2 1 (0.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (12.54%) SQL Server
2 6 (1.75%) MySQL
2 6 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (1.75%) NoSQL
3 5 (1.46%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (1.17%) DB2
5 3 (0.87%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.58%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 24 (7.00%) Selenium
2 11 (3.21%) QuickTest Pro
3 10 (2.92%) SoapUI
4 9 (2.62%) WebDriver
4 9 (2.62%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (2.33%) Visual Studio
5 8 (2.33%) LoadRunner
6 7 (2.04%) Cucumber
7 6 (1.75%) FitNesse
8 5 (1.46%) Eclipse
9 4 (1.17%) JIRA
10 3 (0.87%) JBehave
10 3 (0.87%) Git (software)
10 3 (0.87%) Jenkins
10 3 (0.87%) Maven
10 3 (0.87%) Ant
10 3 (0.87%) TestDirector
11 2 (0.58%) JMeter
11 2 (0.58%) JUnit
11 2 (0.58%) Flex Builder
General
1 74 (21.57%) Finance
2 16 (4.66%) Retail
3 15 (4.37%) Telecoms
4 7 (2.04%) Banking
5 4 (1.17%) Retail Banking
5 4 (1.17%) Investment Banking
6 2 (0.58%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.58%) Advertising
7 1 (0.29%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 182 (53.06%) Analyst
2 134 (39.07%) Test Analyst
3 63 (18.37%) Tester
4 42 (12.24%) Test Engineer
5 34 (9.91%) Senior Analyst
6 33 (9.62%) Senior Test Analyst
7 26 (7.58%) Developer
8 21 (6.12%) Software Tester
9 20 (5.83%) Consultant
10 19 (5.54%) Test Manager
10 19 (5.54%) Test Consultant
11 18 (5.25%) Automation Tester
12 16 (4.66%) Senior Test Engineer
13 15 (4.37%) Support Analyst
14 14 (4.08%) QA Analyst
14 14 (4.08%) Lead Test Analyst
15 13 (3.79%) Manual Tester
16 12 (3.50%) .NET Developer
16 12 (3.50%) Senior Consultant
16 12 (3.50%) Senior Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (13.70%) .NET
2 43 (12.54%) XML
3 35 (10.20%) Web Services
4 33 (9.62%) SOAP
5 13 (3.79%) Flash
6 12 (3.50%) ASP.NET
7 10 (2.92%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (2.33%) HTML
9 5 (1.46%) HTML5
9 5 (1.46%) CSS
10 4 (1.17%) XSLT
11 2 (0.58%) JDBC
11 2 (0.58%) Servlets
11 2 (0.58%) EJB
11 2 (0.58%) Struts
11 2 (0.58%) Apache Flex
11 2 (0.58%) Spring
11 2 (0.58%) ActiveMQ
11 2 (0.58%) REST
11 2 (0.58%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 46 (13.41%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (3.21%) IVR
3 10 (2.92%) Mobile App
4 4 (1.17%) EPoS
4 4 (1.17%) EFTPOS
4 4 (1.17%) Computer Science
5 3 (0.87%) NHS
5 3 (0.87%) User Experience
6 2 (0.58%) Management Information System
6 2 (0.58%) SCADA
6 2 (0.58%) iSeries
6 2 (0.58%) Open Source
7 1 (0.29%) Video Editing
7 1 (0.29%) E-Learning
7 1 (0.29%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 6 (1.75%) Windows
1 6 (1.75%) Linux
2 3 (0.87%) Apple iOS
2 3 (0.87%) UNIX
3 1 (0.29%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (44.02%) Agile Software Development
2 135 (39.36%) User Acceptance Testing
3 96 (27.99%) Regression Testing
4 68 (19.83%) Software Testing
5 67 (19.53%) Automated Testing
5 67 (19.53%) Automation Testing
6 57 (16.62%) Test Strategy
7 45 (13.12%) Manual Testing
8 39 (11.37%) Stakeholder Management
9 35 (10.20%) Functional Testing
10 34 (9.91%) Scrum
11 31 (9.04%) Project Management
12 24 (7.00%) Test Automation
13 22 (6.41%) System Testing
14 21 (6.12%) Test Management
15 15 (4.37%) Project Planning
16 14 (4.08%) Unit Testing
16 14 (4.08%) Test Planning
17 13 (3.79%) Integration Testing
18 12 (3.50%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 90 (26.24%) SQL
2 25 (7.29%) Java
3 24 (7.00%) C#
4 17 (4.96%) JavaScript
5 16 (4.66%) VB.NET
6 10 (2.92%) VB
7 7 (2.04%) C
8 6 (1.75%) T-SQL
9 5 (1.46%) C++
10 4 (1.17%) Shell Script
11 3 (0.87%) ActionScript
12 2 (0.58%) PHP
13 1 (0.29%) VBScript
13 1 (0.29%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 116 (33.82%) ISEB
2 53 (15.45%) Degree
3 26 (7.58%) ISTQB
3 26 (7.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 10 (2.92%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (1.46%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 132 (38.48%) QA
2 11 (3.21%) SLA
3 4 (1.17%) HL7
Systems Management
1 27 (7.87%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 30 (8.75%) Microsoft
2 20 (5.83%) Oracle
3 14 (4.08%) HP
4 6 (1.75%) IBM
5 3 (0.87%) Capita
5 3 (0.87%) PeopleSoft
6 2 (0.58%) Adobe
6 2 (0.58%) JBoss
7 1 (0.29%) Siebel
7 1 (0.29%) SAP
7 1 (0.29%) Sony
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent benefits package attached
Posted: 2 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent benefits package attached
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £20,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Access Computer Consulting Plc
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Yorkshire
Resource On Demand Limited
Posted: 4 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Eclipse Legal Systems
Salary: From £18,000 to £30,000 per annum dependent upon skills and experience
Posted: 18 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: Negotiable upon profile
Posted: 20 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 25 days ago