The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in York 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)
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 47 59
Rank change year-on-year +5 +12  
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 10 16 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in York 2.67% 4.29% 1.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.87% 4.57% 2.15%
Number of salaries quoted 9 14 7
Median salary £32,000 £35,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.57% +27.27%  
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 York with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
York
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 348 350 326
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in York 92.80% 93.83% 90.30%
Number of salaries quoted 292 287 292
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Test Scripting
Job Vacancy Trend in York

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in York 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 York

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in York

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

Salary trend for Test Scripting in York

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 York region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 19 (95.00%) Test Automation
2 15 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 11 (55.00%) Defect Management
3 11 (55.00%) Selenium
4 10 (50.00%) SQL
5 9 (45.00%) Scenario Testing
5 9 (45.00%) Manual Testing
6 7 (35.00%) Mobile App
6 7 (35.00%) JIRA
7 6 (30.00%) Smartphone
7 6 (30.00%) Toad
7 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (30.00%) TDD
7 6 (30.00%) Data Management
7 6 (30.00%) SOAP
7 6 (30.00%) Unix
7 6 (30.00%) Management Information System
7 6 (30.00%) Finance
7 6 (30.00%) Bugzilla
7 6 (30.00%) Scrum
7 6 (30.00%) Information Security
7 6 (30.00%) Waterfall
7 6 (30.00%) BDD
7 6 (30.00%) Apple iOS
7 6 (30.00%) SoapUI
7 6 (30.00%) Test Strategy
7 6 (30.00%) System Testing
7 6 (30.00%) Kanban
7 6 (30.00%) Android
7 6 (30.00%) Performance Testing

Test Scripting
Co-occurring IT Skills in York 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 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (55.00%) Selenium
2 7 (35.00%) JIRA
3 6 (30.00%) Bugzilla
3 6 (30.00%) SoapUI
3 6 (30.00%) Toad
General
1 6 (30.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (95.00%) Analyst
1 19 (95.00%) Test Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) Pensions Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) CRM Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Software Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Software Test Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) SQL Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Tester
3 4 (20.00%) UAT Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) UAT Test Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) QA Tester
4 3 (15.00%) Software Tester
5 2 (10.00%) QA Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) QA Test Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Software QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Mobile App
2 6 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (30.00%) Management Information System
2 6 (30.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Android
1 6 (30.00%) Apple iOS
1 6 (30.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (95.00%) Test Automation
2 15 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 11 (55.00%) Defect Management
4 9 (45.00%) Manual Testing
4 9 (45.00%) Scenario Testing
5 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (30.00%) BDD
5 6 (30.00%) Data Management
5 6 (30.00%) Information Security
5 6 (30.00%) Integration Testing
5 6 (30.00%) Kanban
5 6 (30.00%) Performance Testing
5 6 (30.00%) Resilience Testing
5 6 (30.00%) Scrum
5 6 (30.00%) System Integration Testing
5 6 (30.00%) System Testing
5 6 (30.00%) TDD
5 6 (30.00%) Test Strategy
5 6 (30.00%) Waterfall
6 4 (20.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) ISEB
1 1 (5.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) Google
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