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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
Rank 38 57 37
Rank change year-on-year +19 -20  
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 25 14 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 5.40% 2.22% 5.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.76% 2.63% 6.44%
Number of salaries quoted 19 12 45
Median salary £45,000 £38,750 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.12% +19.23%  
90% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £26,500 £26,350
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £42,500 £36,500
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 Sheffield with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Sheffield
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 434 532 699
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 93.74% 84.44% 92.22%
Number of salaries quoted 344 444 591
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

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 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Scripting in Sheffield

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 21 (53.85%) Finance
2 17 (43.59%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (43.59%) SDLC
3 15 (38.46%) Data Migration
3 15 (38.46%) Test Automation
3 15 (38.46%) Migration
4 14 (35.90%) TDD
5 13 (33.33%) Automated Testing
5 13 (33.33%) Configuration Management
5 13 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
5 13 (33.33%) BDD
6 12 (30.77%) C#
6 12 (30.77%) Java
6 12 (30.77%) Banking
6 12 (30.77%) Selenium
7 11 (28.21%) WebDriver
7 11 (28.21%) Cucumber
7 11 (28.21%) Gherkin
7 11 (28.21%) Jenkins
8 10 (25.64%) Automation Testing
9 9 (23.08%) GitHub
9 9 (23.08%) Retail
10 7 (17.95%) C
10 7 (17.95%) Unisys
10 7 (17.95%) Temenos
10 7 (17.95%) Temenos T24
10 7 (17.95%) Retail Banking
10 7 (17.95%) TSYS
10 7 (17.95%) Summit
10 7 (17.95%) Finacle

Test Scripting
Top Related 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 3 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (17.95%) Finacle
1 7 (17.95%) Summit
1 7 (17.95%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 9 (23.08%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (30.77%) Selenium
2 11 (28.21%) Cucumber
2 11 (28.21%) Jenkins
2 11 (28.21%) WebDriver
3 2 (5.13%) FogBugz
3 2 (5.13%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.13%) SoapUI
3 2 (5.13%) SpecFlow
General
1 21 (53.85%) Finance
2 12 (30.77%) Banking
3 9 (23.08%) Retail
4 7 (17.95%) Retail Banking
5 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (61.54%) Analyst
2 15 (38.46%) Consultant
3 13 (33.33%) Business Analyst
3 13 (33.33%) Business Consultant
3 13 (33.33%) Tester
4 11 (28.21%) Automation Tester
5 9 (23.08%) Senior Automation Tester
5 9 (23.08%) Senior Tester
6 8 (20.51%) Solutions Consultant
6 8 (20.51%) Test Analyst
7 7 (17.95%) Mortgage Business Analyst
8 4 (10.26%) Product Consultant
9 3 (7.69%) Automation Test Analyst
9 3 (7.69%) Data Analyst
10 2 (5.13%) Agile Test Analyst
10 2 (5.13%) Junior
10 2 (5.13%) Junior Analyst
10 2 (5.13%) Product Analyst
10 2 (5.13%) Product Business Analyst
10 2 (5.13%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (28.21%) Gherkin
2 2 (5.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.95%) Fintech
2 3 (7.69%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.13%) Algorithms
3 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (43.59%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (43.59%) SDLC
2 15 (38.46%) Data Migration
2 15 (38.46%) Migration
2 15 (38.46%) Test Automation
3 14 (35.90%) TDD
4 13 (33.33%) Automated Testing
4 13 (33.33%) BDD
4 13 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 13 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
5 10 (25.64%) Automation Testing
6 7 (17.95%) Presales
7 5 (12.82%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (10.26%) Functional Testing
8 4 (10.26%) Software Testing
9 3 (7.69%) Data Management
9 3 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
9 3 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
9 3 (7.69%) Product Management
9 3 (7.69%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 12 (30.77%) C#
1 12 (30.77%) Java
2 7 (17.95%) C
3 3 (7.69%) VBA
4 2 (5.13%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (7.69%) ISEB
2 1 (2.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.26%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (17.95%) Temenos
1 7 (17.95%) TSYS
1 7 (17.95%) Unisys
2 3 (7.69%) Microsoft
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