The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Halifax 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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
West Yorkshire / Halifax
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 32 31
Rank change year-on-year +3 -1  
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 2 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Halifax 1.63% 0.90% 2.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.72% 1.01% 3.26%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Median salary - £43,500 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +93.33%  
UK excluding London median salary £38,750 £35,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year +10.71% -4.10%  

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 Halifax with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Halifax
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 116 99 184
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Halifax 94.31% 89.19% 88.46%
Number of salaries quoted 101 89 134
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.64% +18.05%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Test Scripting
Job Vacancy Trend in Halifax

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Halifax 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 Halifax

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

Salary trend for Test Scripting in Halifax

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Halifax region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 2 (40.00%) System Integration Testing
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Project
1 2 (40.00%) XML
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (40.00%) ISEB
1 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (40.00%) Banking
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (40.00%) Test Management
1 2 (40.00%) Electronic Trading
1 2 (40.00%) Data Flow Diagram
1 2 (40.00%) Scenario Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Data Mapping
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Reinsurance
2 1 (20.00%) SQL

Test Scripting
Co-occurring IT Skills in Halifax 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 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Project
General
1 2 (40.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Business Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Reinsurance
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Data Flow Diagram
1 2 (40.00%) Electronic Trading
1 2 (40.00%) Scenario Testing
1 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (40.00%) System Integration Testing
1 2 (40.00%) Test Management
1 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) ISEB
Halifax
SSP Worldwide
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago