Period
to 24 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hull 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 24 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
6 months to
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 38 22
Rank change year-on-year -7 -16 +8
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 16 7 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hull 4.65% 3.15% 10.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.23% 3.40% 11.67%
Number of salaries quoted 14 7 15
Hull median annual salary £30,000 £30,000 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +15.38% -3.70%
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £36,750 £36,375 £31,500
East Yorkshire median annual salary £30,000 £32,500 £26,000
% change year-on-year -7.69% +25.00% -3.70%

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 Hull with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Hull
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 306 206 180
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hull 88.95% 92.79% 88.67%
Number of salaries quoted 270 172 154
Hull median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10th Percentile £21,500 £21,250 £24,000
90th Percentile £45,250 £51,125 £53,925
East Yorkshire median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

Test Scripting
Job Vacancy Trend in Hull

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Scripting in Hull

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Hull

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

Salary trend for Test Scripting in Hull

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 Hull region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 15 (93.75%) Test Automation
2 10 (62.50%) .NET
2 10 (62.50%) Manual Testing
3 9 (56.25%) QA
3 9 (56.25%) ISEB
4 7 (43.75%) Agile Testing
4 7 (43.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (43.75%) Software Testing
4 7 (43.75%) ISTQB
5 4 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (18.75%) Selenium
6 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
6 3 (18.75%) Java
6 3 (18.75%) Scenario Testing
6 3 (18.75%) Defect Management
7 2 (12.50%) Defect Tracking
7 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
7 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
7 2 (12.50%) Apple
8 1 (6.25%) Test Management
8 1 (6.25%) Line Management
8 1 (6.25%) SDLC
8 1 (6.25%) Test Strategy
8 1 (6.25%) Regression Testing
8 1 (6.25%) Web Development

Test Scripting
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hull 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 (18.75%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 13 (81.25%) Tester
2 12 (75.00%) Software Tester
3 8 (50.00%) Automation Tester
3 8 (50.00%) Manual Tester
4 7 (43.75%) Agile Manual Tester
4 7 (43.75%) Agile Tester
5 6 (37.50%) Analyst
5 6 (37.50%) Test Analyst
6 3 (18.75%) Pensions Analyst
6 3 (18.75%) Selenium Test Analyst
6 3 (18.75%) Software Analyst
6 3 (18.75%) Software Test Analyst
7 2 (12.50%) QA Analyst
7 2 (12.50%) QA Test Analyst
7 2 (12.50%) QA Tester
7 2 (12.50%) Software QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (62.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (93.75%) Test Automation
2 10 (62.50%) Manual Testing
3 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (43.75%) Agile Testing
3 7 (43.75%) Software Testing
4 4 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (18.75%) Defect Management
5 3 (18.75%) Scenario Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Defect Tracking
7 1 (6.25%) Line Management
7 1 (6.25%) Regression Testing
7 1 (6.25%) SDLC
7 1 (6.25%) Test Management
7 1 (6.25%) Test Strategy
7 1 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (56.25%) ISEB
2 7 (43.75%) ISTQB
2 7 (43.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (56.25%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Apple
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft