Period
to 22 November 2017

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 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
West Yorkshire > Halifax
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 59 38
Rank change year-on-year +27 -21 -22
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 4 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Halifax 2.27% 1.26% 2.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.37% 1.36% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 12
Halifax median annual salary £42,500 £35,500 £23,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.72% +49.47% -26.92%
10th Percentile £40,250 £35,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £46,750 £35,750 £37,375
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £35,125 £35,000
% change year-on-year +28.11% +0.36% +4.48%

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 Halifax with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Halifax
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 169 294 310
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Halifax 96.02% 92.74% 83.78%
Number of salaries quoted 120 273 207
Halifax median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +25.00% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £30,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £77,625 £77,500 £52,017
West Yorkshire median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +1.18% +1.19% +5.00%

Test Scripting
Job Vacancy Trend in Halifax

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

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 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 Halifax region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 3 (75.00%) Business Analysis
1 3 (75.00%) Electronic Trading
1 3 (75.00%) Reinsurance
1 3 (75.00%) Data Flow Diagram
1 3 (75.00%) Business Transformation
1 3 (75.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Scenario Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Logistics
2 1 (25.00%) Validation
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management

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 1 (25.00%) Spreadsheet
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Business Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Business IT Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) IT Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) IT Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Test Leader
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Reinsurance
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Analytics
1 3 (75.00%) Business Analysis
1 3 (75.00%) Business Transformation
1 3 (75.00%) Data Flow Diagram
1 3 (75.00%) Electronic Trading
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Logistics
2 1 (25.00%) Scenario Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Validation
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall