The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Huddersfield 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)
West Yorkshire / Huddersfield
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 - 28
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Huddersfield 4.35% - 0.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.35% - 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £25,000
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 Huddersfield with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Huddersfield
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 46 79 81
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Huddersfield 100.00% 92.94% 77.14%
Number of salaries quoted 43 70 75
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.42% -12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £47,500 £47,700
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Test Scripting
Job Vacancy Trend in Huddersfield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Huddersfield 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 Huddersfield

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Huddersfield

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

Salary trend for Test Scripting in Huddersfield

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 Huddersfield region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 6 (100.00%) Software Testing
2 5 (83.33%) ISTQB
3 4 (66.67%) QA
4 3 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (33.33%) Scrum
5 2 (33.33%) C#
5 2 (33.33%) SQL
5 2 (33.33%) .NET
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
5 2 (33.33%) Test Strategy
5 2 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (33.33%) SDLC
6 1 (16.67%) Line Management
6 1 (16.67%) Resource Management

Test Scripting
Co-occurring IT Skills in Huddersfield 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:

Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Test Manager
2 3 (50.00%) QA Manager
2 3 (50.00%) QA Test Manager
3 2 (33.33%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) SDLC
3 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 2 (33.33%) Test Strategy
4 1 (16.67%) Line Management
4 1 (16.67%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C#
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) ISTQB
2 2 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft