The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 43 66
Rank change year-on-year -11 +23  
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 22 29 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 3.13% 4.46% 2.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.53% 5.50% 2.74%
Number of salaries quoted 17 25 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 £37,000
% change year-on-year +14.28% -5.40%  

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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
South Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 624 527 804
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 88.64% 81.08% 85.53%
Number of salaries quoted 515 441 680
Median salary £44,500 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.25% +2.56%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,150
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Test Scripting
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 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 South Yorkshire

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Test Scripting in South Yorkshire

Test Scripting
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Scripting in South Yorkshire over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Scripting in South Yorkshire

Test Scripting
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Scripting within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -9 17 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Doncaster - 4 - -
Test Scripting
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 33 (62.26%) SDLC
2 30 (56.60%) Test Automation
3 29 (54.72%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (52.83%) Java
4 28 (52.83%) Selenium
5 25 (47.17%) Finance
6 22 (41.51%) TDD
6 22 (41.51%) C#
7 21 (39.62%) Configuration Management
7 21 (39.62%) BDD
7 21 (39.62%) System Integration Testing
8 20 (37.74%) WebDriver
8 20 (37.74%) Cucumber
8 20 (37.74%) Gherkin
8 20 (37.74%) Jenkins
9 18 (33.96%) GitHub
10 13 (24.53%) Banking
10 13 (24.53%) Migration
10 13 (24.53%) Data Migration
11 9 (16.98%) Microsoft
12 8 (15.09%) Microsoft Excel
12 8 (15.09%) Retail
12 8 (15.09%) Statistical Analysis
13 7 (13.21%) ISEB
13 7 (13.21%) Defect Management
14 6 (11.32%) Presales
14 6 (11.32%) Fintech
14 6 (11.32%) Temenos
14 6 (11.32%) C
14 6 (11.32%) Unisys

Test Scripting
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (7.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 4 (7.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (15.09%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (7.55%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (7.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 6 (11.32%) Finacle
1 6 (11.32%) Summit
1 6 (11.32%) Temenos T24
2 1 (1.89%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (33.96%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.89%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.43%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 28 (52.83%) Selenium
2 20 (37.74%) Cucumber
2 20 (37.74%) Jenkins
2 20 (37.74%) WebDriver
3 4 (7.55%) HP UFT
3 4 (7.55%) Rational Functional Tester
3 4 (7.55%) SilkTest
4 2 (3.77%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.77%) SoapUI
4 2 (3.77%) SpecFlow
5 1 (1.89%) JIRA
5 1 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 25 (47.17%) Finance
2 13 (24.53%) Banking
3 8 (15.09%) Retail
4 6 (11.32%) Retail Banking
5 2 (3.77%) Billing
5 2 (3.77%) Legal
5 2 (3.77%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (49.06%) Analyst
2 22 (41.51%) Tester
3 20 (37.74%) Automation Tester
4 18 (33.96%) Senior Automation Tester
4 18 (33.96%) Senior Tester
5 13 (24.53%) Consultant
5 13 (24.53%) Test Analyst
6 9 (16.98%) Business Analyst
7 7 (13.21%) Business Consultant
8 6 (11.32%) Mortgage Business Analyst
8 6 (11.32%) Solutions Consultant
9 5 (9.43%) Product Consultant
10 4 (7.55%) Data Analyst
11 3 (5.66%) Pensions Analyst
11 3 (5.66%) Selenium Test Analyst
12 2 (3.77%) Automation Test Analyst
12 2 (3.77%) Finance Systems Analyst
12 2 (3.77%) Financial Analyst
12 2 (3.77%) IT Analyst
12 2 (3.77%) Systems Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (37.74%) Gherkin
2 5 (9.43%) .NET
2 5 (9.43%) Web Services
3 4 (7.55%) HTML
3 4 (7.55%) SOAP
3 4 (7.55%) XBRL
3 4 (7.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.32%) Fintech
2 5 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.55%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.55%) Linux
1 4 (7.55%) Unix
2 1 (1.89%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (62.26%) SDLC
2 30 (56.60%) Test Automation
3 29 (54.72%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (41.51%) TDD
5 21 (39.62%) BDD
5 21 (39.62%) Configuration Management
5 21 (39.62%) System Integration Testing
6 13 (24.53%) Data Migration
6 13 (24.53%) Migration
7 8 (15.09%) Statistical Analysis
8 7 (13.21%) Defect Management
9 6 (11.32%) Presales
9 6 (11.32%) Test Management
10 5 (9.43%) Business Analysis
10 5 (9.43%) Functional Testing
10 5 (9.43%) Operational Acceptance Testing
10 5 (9.43%) Service Delivery
10 5 (9.43%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (9.43%) Validation
11 4 (7.55%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 28 (52.83%) Java
2 22 (41.51%) C#
3 6 (11.32%) C
4 5 (9.43%) SQL
5 4 (7.55%) VB.NET
5 4 (7.55%) VBA
6 2 (3.77%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (13.21%) ISEB
2 5 (9.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (7.55%) Degree
3 4 (7.55%) ISTQB
3 4 (7.55%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (1.89%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.32%) QA
2 4 (7.55%) COBIT
3 1 (1.89%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 2 (3.77%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (16.98%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.32%) Temenos
2 6 (11.32%) TSYS
2 6 (11.32%) Unisys
3 5 (9.43%) Oracle
4 4 (7.55%) SAP
5 1 (1.89%) HP
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