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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
West Yorkshire / Halifax
Rank 40 41 15
Rank change year-on-year +1 -26  
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 3 1 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Halifax 1.95% 0.56% 12.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.08% 0.63% 15.44%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 10
Median salary £45,000 - £36,250
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 Halifax with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Halifax
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 144 160 149
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Halifax 93.51% 89.39% 79.68%
Number of salaries quoted 131 133 87
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,450 £35,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £45,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

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

Test Scripting
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 26 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 Halifax region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 10 (83.33%) SQL
2 7 (58.33%) XML
2 7 (58.33%) Electronic Trading
2 7 (58.33%) Data Flow Diagram
3 6 (50.00%) Reinsurance
3 6 (50.00%) Data Mapping
3 6 (50.00%) Analytics
4 3 (25.00%) Test Planning
4 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Integration Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (25.00%) Regression Testing
4 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (8.33%) Selenium
5 1 (8.33%) Scrum
5 1 (8.33%) C#
5 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement

Test Scripting
Top Related 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Analyst
2 8 (66.67%) Business Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Business Test Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Junior
3 3 (25.00%) Junior Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Junior Test Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) SQL Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Automation Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Reinsurance
2 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Data Flow Diagram
1 7 (58.33%) Electronic Trading
2 6 (50.00%) Analytics
2 6 (50.00%) Data Mapping
3 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (25.00%) Integration Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 3 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Test Planning
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (8.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) C#
Halifax, West Yorkshire
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