The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 77 119 79
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -40
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 253 110 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.31% 1.92% 3.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.05% 2.42% 4.26%
Number of salaries quoted 214 86 119
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £36,350 £40,500 £42,400
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6247 4541 4366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 81.70% 79.08% 76.01%
Number of salaries quoted 4851 3528 3643
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 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Test Scripting
England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +37 183 £32,500 -7.14% 13
North Yorkshire -1 42 £32,500 +38.29% 3
South Yorkshire +7 32 £35,000 +16.66% 1
East Yorkshire +2 11 £27,000 +20.00%
Test Scripting
England

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 185 (43.84%) QA
2 160 (37.91%) Agile Software Development
3 154 (36.49%) User Acceptance Testing
4 144 (34.12%) ISEB
5 135 (31.99%) Software Testing
6 106 (25.12%) SQL
7 105 (24.88%) .NET
8 90 (21.33%) Regression Testing
9 86 (20.38%) Automation Testing
10 68 (16.11%) Automated Testing
11 66 (15.64%) HP Quality Center
12 65 (15.40%) Test Strategy
13 60 (14.22%) Finance
14 59 (13.98%) Microsoft
15 58 (13.74%) SQL Server
16 56 (13.27%) Project Management
16 56 (13.27%) Degree
17 48 (11.37%) QuickTest Pro
18 46 (10.90%) C#
19 45 (10.66%) Java
20 44 (10.43%) Test Automation
21 43 (10.19%) Selenium
22 42 (9.95%) Manual Testing
22 42 (9.95%) MS Excel
23 40 (9.48%) System Testing
24 39 (9.24%) JavaScript
24 39 (9.24%) Stakeholder Management
25 35 (8.29%) Scrum
26 27 (6.40%) Oracle
27 26 (6.16%) Web Services

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 10 (2.37%) SharePoint
2 9 (2.13%) Confluence
2 9 (2.13%) IIS
3 1 (0.24%) WinCC
Applications
1 42 (9.95%) MS Excel
2 22 (5.21%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 20 (4.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.24%) BASE24
2 1 (0.24%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.47%) FTP
2 1 (0.24%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (13.74%) SQL Server
2 12 (2.84%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (2.13%) DB2
4 4 (0.95%) MySQL
4 4 (0.95%) MS Access
5 2 (0.47%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.24%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.24%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.24%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 48 (11.37%) QuickTest Pro
2 43 (10.19%) Selenium
3 15 (3.55%) JIRA
4 12 (2.84%) Visual Studio
5 10 (2.37%) LoadRunner
5 10 (2.37%) Eclipse
5 10 (2.37%) WebDriver
6 9 (2.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 7 (1.66%) Ranorex
8 6 (1.42%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (0.95%) TestDirector
9 4 (0.95%) Cucumber
9 4 (0.95%) Oracle APEX
10 3 (0.71%) Jenkins
11 2 (0.47%) Hudson
11 2 (0.47%) TeamCity
12 1 (0.24%) Firebug
12 1 (0.24%) Subversion
12 1 (0.24%) Flex Builder
12 1 (0.24%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 60 (14.22%) Finance
2 22 (5.21%) Retail
3 17 (4.03%) Telecoms
4 14 (3.32%) Banking
5 12 (2.84%) Games
6 9 (2.13%) Retail Banking
6 9 (2.13%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.47%) Advertising
8 1 (0.24%) Marketing
8 1 (0.24%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.24%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 227 (53.79%) Analyst
2 207 (49.05%) Test Analyst
3 88 (20.85%) Tester
4 58 (13.74%) Test Engineer
5 55 (13.03%) Developer
6 46 (10.90%) Software Tester
7 43 (10.19%) QA Analyst
8 29 (6.87%) Lead Test Analyst
9 25 (5.92%) Test Manager
10 24 (5.69%) Automation Tester
11 21 (4.98%) Senior Analyst
12 20 (4.74%) Automation Test Analyst
12 20 (4.74%) Automation Analyst
13 19 (4.50%) Software Developer
14 18 (4.27%) Senior Test Analyst
15 17 (4.03%) CRM Developer
16 16 (3.79%) Senior Developer
16 16 (3.79%) Manual Tester
17 15 (3.55%) Functional Test Analyst
17 15 (3.55%) Functional Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (24.88%) .NET
2 26 (6.16%) Web Services
3 24 (5.69%) SOAP
4 23 (5.45%) ASP.NET
4 23 (5.45%) HTML
5 20 (4.74%) CSS
6 16 (3.79%) REST
7 15 (3.55%) HTML5
8 13 (3.08%) XML
9 12 (2.84%) ASP.NET MVC
10 11 (2.61%) CSS3
11 10 (2.37%) Flash
12 9 (2.13%) COM
13 5 (1.18%) WCF
14 4 (0.95%) Spring
14 4 (0.95%) WPF
15 3 (0.71%) SAP PI
15 3 (0.71%) EDI
16 2 (0.47%) EDIFACT
17 1 (0.24%) Apache Jena
Miscellaneous
1 10 (2.37%) Mobile App
2 9 (2.13%) EPoS
2 9 (2.13%) EFTPOS
3 8 (1.90%) IVR
4 5 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (0.47%) NHS
5 2 (0.47%) Mobile Games
5 2 (0.47%) Management Information System
5 2 (0.47%) Mainframe
5 2 (0.47%) TRADACOMS
6 1 (0.24%) SCADA
6 1 (0.24%) Chemistry
6 1 (0.24%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.24%) Ontologies
6 1 (0.24%) Open Source
6 1 (0.24%) iSeries
6 1 (0.24%) E-Learning
6 1 (0.24%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 18 (4.27%) Apple iOS
2 10 (2.37%) Android
3 9 (2.13%) Windows
4 7 (1.66%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (1.66%) UNIX
5 5 (1.18%) Solaris
6 4 (0.95%) Linux
7 1 (0.24%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 160 (37.91%) Agile Software Development
2 154 (36.49%) User Acceptance Testing
3 135 (31.99%) Software Testing
4 90 (21.33%) Regression Testing
5 86 (20.38%) Automation Testing
6 68 (16.11%) Automated Testing
7 65 (15.40%) Test Strategy
8 56 (13.27%) Project Management
9 44 (10.43%) Test Automation
10 42 (9.95%) Manual Testing
11 40 (9.48%) System Testing
12 39 (9.24%) Stakeholder Management
13 35 (8.29%) Scrum
14 26 (6.16%) TDD
15 23 (5.45%) Project Planning
16 20 (4.74%) CRM
16 20 (4.74%) Business Analysis
16 20 (4.74%) BDD
17 18 (4.27%) Load Testing
17 18 (4.27%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 106 (25.12%) SQL
2 46 (10.90%) C#
3 45 (10.66%) Java
4 39 (9.24%) JavaScript
5 12 (2.84%) VB
6 7 (1.66%) C
6 7 (1.66%) C++
7 5 (1.18%) VB.NET
7 5 (1.18%) ActionScript
8 4 (0.95%) VBA
9 3 (0.71%) PHP
10 2 (0.47%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.47%) VBScript
10 2 (0.47%) ActionScript 2.0
11 1 (0.24%) SPARQL
11 1 (0.24%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.24%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 144 (34.12%) ISEB
2 56 (13.27%) Degree
3 26 (6.16%) ISTQB
4 5 (1.18%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 185 (43.84%) QA
2 9 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (2.13%) ISO 9001
3 7 (1.66%) SLA
Systems Management
1 66 (15.64%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.24%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 59 (13.98%) Microsoft
2 27 (6.40%) Oracle
3 15 (3.55%) Siebel
4 14 (3.32%) Salesforce.com
5 12 (2.84%) Apple
6 11 (2.61%) HP
7 10 (2.37%) IBM
8 9 (2.13%) NetSuite
8 9 (2.13%) Atlassian
9 5 (1.18%) SAP
10 4 (0.95%) Capita
11 2 (0.47%) Cognizant
11 2 (0.47%) JD Edwards
12 1 (0.24%) Sony
12 1 (0.24%) Adobe
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Elland, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £22,500 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + Bens
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: £32000 - £38000 per annum + Good benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Brimstone Consulting
Posted: 15 days ago
Leeds
360 Resourcing
Salary: £38k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £23000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Leeds
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Bradford
Morrisons
Posted: 25 days ago
Leeds
Neon Recruitment
Salary: £35,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 26 days ago