The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 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)
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 32 54
Rank change year-on-year -8 +22  
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 20 26 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 4.12% 5.15% 2.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.56% 6.48% 3.49%
Number of salaries quoted 19 21 21
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +54.54%  
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 Sheffield with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Sheffield
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 439 401 630
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 90.52% 79.41% 84.11%
Number of salaries quoted 365 338 553
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Test Scripting
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Sheffield 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 Sheffield

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Salary trend for Test Scripting in Sheffield

Test Scripting
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Scripting in Sheffield over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Scripting in Sheffield

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 Sheffield region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 28 (63.64%) SDLC
2 23 (52.27%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (52.27%) TDD
2 23 (52.27%) Test Automation
3 22 (50.00%) BDD
3 22 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 22 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
4 21 (47.73%) C#
4 21 (47.73%) Java
4 21 (47.73%) Finance
4 21 (47.73%) Selenium
5 20 (45.45%) WebDriver
5 20 (45.45%) Cucumber
5 20 (45.45%) Gherkin
5 20 (45.45%) Jenkins
6 18 (40.91%) GitHub
7 13 (29.55%) Data Migration
7 13 (29.55%) Migration
8 9 (20.45%) Banking
9 8 (18.18%) Retail
10 6 (13.64%) Summit
10 6 (13.64%) Retail Banking
10 6 (13.64%) Temenos T24
10 6 (13.64%) TSYS
10 6 (13.64%) Unisys
10 6 (13.64%) Temenos
10 6 (13.64%) C
10 6 (13.64%) Finacle
10 6 (13.64%) Fintech
10 6 (13.64%) Presales

Test Scripting
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (13.64%) Finacle
1 6 (13.64%) Summit
1 6 (13.64%) Temenos T24
2 1 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (40.91%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.09%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 21 (47.73%) Selenium
2 20 (45.45%) Cucumber
2 20 (45.45%) Jenkins
2 20 (45.45%) WebDriver
3 2 (4.55%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.55%) SoapUI
3 2 (4.55%) SpecFlow
4 1 (2.27%) JIRA
General
1 21 (47.73%) Finance
2 9 (20.45%) Banking
3 8 (18.18%) Retail
4 6 (13.64%) Retail Banking
5 2 (4.55%) Billing
5 2 (4.55%) Legal
5 2 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (50.00%) Tester
2 20 (45.45%) Automation Tester
3 19 (43.18%) Analyst
4 18 (40.91%) Senior Automation Tester
4 18 (40.91%) Senior Tester
5 12 (27.27%) Consultant
6 9 (20.45%) Business Analyst
7 7 (15.91%) Business Consultant
8 6 (13.64%) Mortgage Business Analyst
8 6 (13.64%) Solutions Consultant
8 6 (13.64%) Test Analyst
9 5 (11.36%) Product Consultant
10 4 (9.09%) Data Analyst
11 3 (6.82%) Automation Test Analyst
12 2 (4.55%) Agile Test Analyst
12 2 (4.55%) Finance Systems Analyst
12 2 (4.55%) Financial Analyst
12 2 (4.55%) IT Analyst
12 2 (4.55%) Systems Tester
13 1 (2.27%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (45.45%) Gherkin
2 1 (2.27%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.64%) Fintech
2 4 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (63.64%) SDLC
2 23 (52.27%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (52.27%) TDD
2 23 (52.27%) Test Automation
3 22 (50.00%) BDD
3 22 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 22 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
4 13 (29.55%) Data Migration
4 13 (29.55%) Migration
5 6 (13.64%) Presales
6 4 (9.09%) Coaching
6 4 (9.09%) Data Management
6 4 (9.09%) IT Strategy
6 4 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (9.09%) Product Management
6 4 (9.09%) Statistical Analysis
6 4 (9.09%) Validation
7 2 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (4.55%) Service Delivery
7 2 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (47.73%) C#
1 21 (47.73%) Java
2 6 (13.64%) C
3 4 (9.09%) VBA
4 2 (4.55%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (2.27%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (13.64%) Temenos
1 6 (13.64%) TSYS
1 6 (13.64%) Unisys
2 5 (11.36%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Sopra Banking Software UK
Salary: From £40,000 to £54,000 per annum Excellent benefits package
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