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 3 months to 27 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 24 12
Rank change year-on-year -3 -12  
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 9 1 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hull 5.20% 0.93% 18.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.04% 1.03% 21.18%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 12
Median salary £30,000 £30,000 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +15.38%  
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 Hull with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Hull
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 149 97 85
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hull 86.13% 89.81% 87.63%
Number of salaries quoted 126 89 67
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,836
Median salary % change year-on-year - +0.47%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £40,500 £40,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Test Scripting
Job Vacancy Trend in Hull

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hull 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 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 27 April 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 9 (100.00%) Automation Testing
2 6 (66.67%) Manual Testing
3 4 (44.44%) .NET
3 4 (44.44%) ISEB
3 4 (44.44%) QA
4 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (33.33%) Agile Testing
4 3 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (33.33%) Defect Management
4 3 (33.33%) Selenium
4 3 (33.33%) Java
4 3 (33.33%) Software Testing
4 3 (33.33%) ISTQB
5 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Defect Tracking
6 1 (11.11%) Web Development
6 1 (11.11%) Apple
6 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
6 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
6 1 (11.11%) Management Information System

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 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Software Tester
1 6 (66.67%) Tester
2 5 (55.56%) Analyst
2 5 (55.56%) Test Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Manual Tester
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Tester
3 3 (33.33%) Automation Tester
3 3 (33.33%) Manual Tester
3 3 (33.33%) Pensions Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) Selenium Test Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Software Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Software Test Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) QA Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) QA Test Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) QA Tester
5 1 (11.11%) Software QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Automation Testing
2 6 (66.67%) Manual Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Defect Management
3 3 (33.33%) Software Testing
4 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Defect Tracking
5 1 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) ISEB
2 3 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 3 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Apple
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft