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 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Yorkshire / East Yorkshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 28 15
Rank change year-on-year -2 -13  
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 6 2 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Yorkshire 3.57% 1.42% 10.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.08% 1.61% 13.59%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 9
Median salary £35,000 £33,500 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.47% +28.84%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% -  

Test Scripting is in the process and methodology skills category. The next 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 and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
East Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 147 124 103
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in East Yorkshire 87.50% 87.94% 79.84%
Number of salaries quoted 130 100 83
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,300 £40,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Test Scripting
Job Vacancy Trend in East Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in East Yorkshire citing Test Scripting as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 29 March 2017. 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 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
Hull +1 6 £35,000 +2.94%
Goole - 1 £28,000 -
Test Scripting
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 6 (100.00%) Automation Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Selenium
2 3 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) Defect Management
2 3 (50.00%) Manual Testing
3 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Web Development
4 1 (16.67%) QA
4 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (16.67%) .NET
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) ISEB
4 1 (16.67%) Apple
4 1 (16.67%) Defect Tracking

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:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Analyst
1 5 (83.33%) Test Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Pensions Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Software Tester
2 3 (50.00%) Tester
3 2 (33.33%) Software Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Software Test Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) QA Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) QA Test Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) QA Tester
4 1 (16.67%) Software QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Automation Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Defect Management
2 3 (50.00%) Manual Testing
3 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Defect Tracking
4 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Apple
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft