Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in East Yorkshire with a requirement for Test Scripting skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Test Scripting over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Yorkshire > East Yorkshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 41 34
Rank change year-on-year -8 -7 -
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 5 9 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Yorkshire 1.39% 2.89% 5.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.52% 3.27% 5.49%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 11
East Yorkshire median annual salary £32,500 £34,250 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.11% +14.17% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,100 £19,750
90th Percentile £39,250 £38,950 £34,625
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,000 £36,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year +16.67% +5.88% +4.62%

Test Scripting is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in East Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 328 275 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Yorkshire 90.86% 88.42% 91.00%
Number of salaries quoted 302 220 188
East Yorkshire median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £22,000 £22,500 £25,950
90th Percentile £47,500 £57,500 £56,625
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +0.69%

Test Scripting
Job Vacancy Trend in East Yorkshire

Job postings citing Test Scripting as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in East Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Test Scripting in East Yorkshire

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in East Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Test Scripting in East Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Test Scripting in East Yorkshire

Test Scripting
Job Locations in East 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 East Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hull -1 5 £32,500 -5.11%
Test Scripting
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, 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 East Yorkshire region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 4 (80.00%) .NET
1 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (60.00%) QA
2 3 (60.00%) ISEB
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Manual Testing
3 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Testing
3 2 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (20.00%) Scenario Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Line Management
4 1 (20.00%) SDLC
4 1 (20.00%) Defect Tracking
4 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (20.00%) Test Management
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Apple
4 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Management Information System

Test Scripting
Co-occurring IT Skills in East 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Tester
2 4 (80.00%) Software Tester
3 3 (60.00%) Automation Tester
3 3 (60.00%) Manual Tester
4 2 (40.00%) Agile Manual Tester
4 2 (40.00%) Agile Tester
5 1 (20.00%) Analyst
5 1 (20.00%) QA Analyst
5 1 (20.00%) QA Test Analyst
5 1 (20.00%) QA Tester
5 1 (20.00%) Software Analyst
5 1 (20.00%) Software QA Tester
5 1 (20.00%) Software Test Analyst
5 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Manual Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Defect Tracking
3 1 (20.00%) Line Management
3 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Scenario Testing
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) Test Management
3 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) ISEB
2 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Apple
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft