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

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 118 108 107
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -1
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 176 138 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.33% 2.34% 2.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.74% 2.76% 2.80%
Number of salaries quoted 157 120 106
Average salary £32,500 £34,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.41% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £50,000 £41,000
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
6432 5007 4862
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 85.24% 84.89% 79.90%
Number of salaries quoted 5152 3906 4021
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £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 27 November 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 27 November 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 -19 101 £33,750 -3.57% 15
North Yorkshire +32 43 £30,000 -11.76% 3
South Yorkshire -23 32 £32,750 -5.07% 7
Test Scripting
England

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 November 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.

1 149 (46.56%) Agile Software Development
2 111 (34.69%) QA
3 109 (34.06%) ISEB
4 91 (28.44%) User Acceptance Testing
5 78 (24.38%) Regression Testing
6 69 (21.56%) SQL
7 68 (21.25%) Finance
7 68 (21.25%) Automated Testing
8 63 (19.69%) Test Strategy
9 59 (18.44%) Automation Testing
10 58 (18.13%) Software Testing
10 58 (18.13%) Analytical Skills
11 56 (17.50%) Functional Testing
12 55 (17.19%) Degree
13 51 (15.94%) .NET
14 49 (15.31%) C#
15 43 (13.44%) Microsoft
16 40 (12.50%) Scrum
16 40 (12.50%) Manual Testing
17 35 (10.94%) Project Management
17 35 (10.94%) SQL Server
18 34 (10.63%) Stakeholder Management
18 34 (10.63%) Test Automation
19 33 (10.31%) ISTQB
20 32 (10.00%) XML
21 31 (9.69%) MS Excel
22 30 (9.38%) Web Services
23 26 (8.13%) JavaScript
24 25 (7.81%) ASP.NET
24 25 (7.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 (1.56%) Apache
2 2 (0.63%) IIS
3 1 (0.31%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.31%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.31%) Lync
3 1 (0.31%) WinCC
Applications
1 31 (9.69%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.50%) MS Office
3 1 (0.31%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.31%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.31%) PeopleSoft HRMS
2 1 (0.31%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.81%) HTTP
2 1 (0.31%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (10.94%) SQL Server
2 10 (3.13%) NoSQL
3 9 (2.81%) MySQL
4 8 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (1.88%) MongoDB
6 3 (0.94%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.63%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.31%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 17 (5.31%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (5.00%) Selenium
2 16 (5.00%) SoapUI
3 15 (4.69%) Visual Studio
4 12 (3.75%) QuickTest Pro
5 7 (2.19%) Cucumber
6 6 (1.88%) FitNesse
6 6 (1.88%) WebDriver
7 5 (1.56%) Eclipse
7 5 (1.56%) Ranorex
8 3 (0.94%) JIRA
8 3 (0.94%) LoadRunner
8 3 (0.94%) JMeter
8 3 (0.94%) MSTest
9 1 (0.31%) JBehave
9 1 (0.31%) Flex Builder
9 1 (0.31%) Git (software)
9 1 (0.31%) Maven
9 1 (0.31%) Ant
9 1 (0.31%) JUnit
General
1 68 (21.25%) Finance
2 18 (5.63%) Retail
3 10 (3.13%) Telecoms
4 6 (1.88%) Banking
5 1 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.31%) Legal
5 1 (0.31%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.31%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 183 (57.19%) Analyst
2 142 (44.38%) Test Analyst
3 62 (19.38%) Tester
4 47 (14.69%) Senior Analyst
5 46 (14.38%) Senior Test Analyst
6 33 (10.31%) Developer
7 25 (7.81%) Functional Analyst
8 21 (6.56%) Test Consultant
8 21 (6.56%) Functional Test Analyst
8 21 (6.56%) Consultant
8 21 (6.56%) Test Engineer
9 20 (6.25%) Senior Consultant
9 20 (6.25%) Test Manager
9 20 (6.25%) Automation Tester
9 20 (6.25%) Senior Test Consultant
10 19 (5.94%) Manual Tester
10 19 (5.94%) .NET Developer
11 18 (5.63%) Functional Tester
12 17 (5.31%) Manual Test Analyst
12 17 (5.31%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (15.94%) .NET
2 32 (10.00%) XML
3 30 (9.38%) Web Services
4 25 (7.81%) ASP.NET
5 24 (7.50%) SOAP
6 19 (5.94%) ASP.NET MVC
7 11 (3.44%) Flash
8 6 (1.88%) HTML
9 5 (1.56%) CSS
9 5 (1.56%) JSP
9 5 (1.56%) .NET Framework
9 5 (1.56%) jQuery
10 4 (1.25%) XSLT
11 3 (0.94%) REST
11 3 (0.94%) Gherkin
12 1 (0.31%) SAP PI
12 1 (0.31%) HTML5
12 1 (0.31%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 1 (0.31%) Apache Flex
12 1 (0.31%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 58 (18.13%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (3.44%) Mobile App
3 10 (3.13%) IVR
4 5 (1.56%) Computer Science
5 3 (0.94%) Open Source
5 3 (0.94%) User Experience
5 3 (0.94%) Client/Server
5 3 (0.94%) NHS
6 2 (0.63%) Management Information System
6 2 (0.63%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.31%) SCADA
7 1 (0.31%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.31%) E-Learning
7 1 (0.31%) Video Editing
7 1 (0.31%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.31%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 12 (3.75%) Windows
2 6 (1.88%) Linux
3 2 (0.63%) UNIX
3 2 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.31%) Android
4 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.31%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.31%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 149 (46.56%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (28.44%) User Acceptance Testing
3 78 (24.38%) Regression Testing
4 68 (21.25%) Automated Testing
5 63 (19.69%) Test Strategy
6 59 (18.44%) Automation Testing
7 58 (18.13%) Software Testing
8 56 (17.50%) Functional Testing
9 40 (12.50%) Scrum
9 40 (12.50%) Manual Testing
10 35 (10.94%) Project Management
11 34 (10.63%) Stakeholder Management
11 34 (10.63%) Test Automation
12 24 (7.50%) TDD
13 21 (6.56%) Unit Testing
14 20 (6.25%) Test Management
14 20 (6.25%) MVC
15 19 (5.94%) OO
16 18 (5.63%) Mentoring
17 16 (5.00%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 69 (21.56%) SQL
2 49 (15.31%) C#
3 26 (8.13%) JavaScript
4 24 (7.50%) Java
5 8 (2.50%) T-SQL
5 8 (2.50%) VB.NET
6 6 (1.88%) PHP
7 5 (1.56%) VB
8 4 (1.25%) C
9 1 (0.31%) ActionScript
9 1 (0.31%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 109 (34.06%) ISEB
2 55 (17.19%) Degree
3 33 (10.31%) ISTQB
4 25 (7.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 9 (2.81%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 3 (0.94%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 111 (34.69%) QA
2 7 (2.19%) SLA
3 4 (1.25%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.94%) HL7
Systems Management
1 13 (4.06%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 43 (13.44%) Microsoft
2 13 (4.06%) Oracle
3 8 (2.50%) HP
4 7 (2.19%) PeopleSoft
5 2 (0.63%) CODA
5 2 (0.63%) BT
5 2 (0.63%) IBM
6 1 (0.31%) ATG
6 1 (0.31%) LexisNexis
6 1 (0.31%) SAP
6 1 (0.31%) Adobe
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Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £350000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £44,900 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: Up to £70K + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: TO £35000
Posted: 3 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent benefits package attached
Posted: 5 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent benefits package attached
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Sheffield
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + EXCELLENT BENEFITS
Posted: 20 days ago
Sheffield
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Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + bonus, certifications, travel
Posted: 21 days ago
Leeds
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Salary: £30000 - £39000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago