The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Harrogate 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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
North Yorkshire / Harrogate
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 33 35
Rank change year-on-year +1 +2  
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 1 1 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Harrogate 0.59% 0.55% 6.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.66% 0.68% 7.62%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 26
Median salary - - £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year +14.28% -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 Harrogate with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Harrogate
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 151 147 341
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Harrogate 89.35% 81.22% 90.45%
Number of salaries quoted 135 116 317
Median salary £35,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.22% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £32,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £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 Harrogate

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Harrogate 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 Harrogate

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Harrogate

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

Salary trend for Test Scripting in Harrogate

For the 6 months to 23 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 Harrogate region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 5 (100.00%) ISTQB
2 4 (80.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Scenario Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (20.00%) Product Management
4 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (20.00%) BDD
4 1 (20.00%) SpecFlow
4 1 (20.00%) Gherkin
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (20.00%) YouTrack
4 1 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (20.00%) Test Planning
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (20.00%) TestComplete
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (20.00%) QA
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) TDD
4 1 (20.00%) NUnit
4 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
4 1 (20.00%) JMeter
4 1 (20.00%) Scrum

Test Scripting
Co-occurring IT Skills in Harrogate 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) JMeter
1 1 (20.00%) NUnit
1 1 (20.00%) SpecFlow
1 1 (20.00%) TestComplete
1 1 (20.00%) YouTrack
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Analyst
1 5 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 4 (80.00%) Software Analyst
2 4 (80.00%) Software Test Analyst
2 4 (80.00%) Software Tester
2 4 (80.00%) Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Automation Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (20.00%) Gherkin
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Software Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Scenario Testing
2 4 (80.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) BDD
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (20.00%) Product Management
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) SDLC
4 1 (20.00%) TDD
4 1 (20.00%) Test Planning
4 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C#
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (20.00%) VB
1 1 (20.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (20.00%) ISEB
2 1 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft