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

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 40 47 53
Rank change year-on-year +7 +6  
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 10 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in York 3.12% 1.44% 1.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.26% 1.57% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 4
Median salary £34,000 £32,500 £28,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.61% +13.04%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,550 £30,700 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,500 £30,000
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 York with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
York
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 307 381 337
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in York 95.64% 91.37% 90.59%
Number of salaries quoted 253 335 263
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +1.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,500 £26,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

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

Test Scripting
Salary Histogram in York

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Scripting in York over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Scripting in York

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 22 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 York region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 11 (61.11%) User Acceptance Testing
2 10 (55.56%) Automated Testing
2 10 (55.56%) Manual Testing
3 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 7 (38.89%) CRM
4 7 (38.89%) SQL
4 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
5 5 (27.78%) Automation Testing
5 5 (27.78%) QA
5 5 (27.78%) Java
6 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (22.22%) Selenium
7 3 (16.67%) ISTQB
7 3 (16.67%) Compatibility Testing
7 3 (16.67%) BDD
7 3 (16.67%) ISEB
7 3 (16.67%) Defect Management
7 3 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (11.11%) Cucumber
8 2 (11.11%) Non-Functional Testing
8 2 (11.11%) Capybara
8 2 (11.11%) MS Office
9 1 (5.56%) Web Services
9 1 (5.56%) XML
9 1 (5.56%) HTML
9 1 (5.56%) ISEB Practitioner
9 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (5.56%) Waterfall
9 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server

Test Scripting
Top Related 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 9 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (11.11%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Selenium
2 2 (11.11%) Capybara
2 2 (11.11%) Cucumber
3 1 (5.56%) JIRA
3 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 16 (88.89%) Analyst
1 16 (88.89%) Test Analyst
2 7 (38.89%) CRM Analyst
2 7 (38.89%) SQL Analyst
2 7 (38.89%) UAT Analyst
2 7 (38.89%) UAT Test Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Software Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Software Test Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Pensions Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Selenium Test Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Tester
5 2 (11.11%) QA Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) QA Test Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) QA Tester
5 2 (11.11%) Software Tester
6 1 (5.56%) Automation Test Lead
6 1 (5.56%) Manual Test Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Manual Tester
6 1 (5.56%) Software QA Tester
6 1 (5.56%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) HTML
1 1 (5.56%) Web Services
1 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) User Acceptance Testing
2 10 (55.56%) Automated Testing
2 10 (55.56%) Manual Testing
3 7 (38.89%) CRM
4 5 (27.78%) Automation Testing
5 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (16.67%) BDD
6 3 (16.67%) Compatibility Testing
6 3 (16.67%) Defect Management
7 2 (11.11%) Non-Functional Testing
8 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (5.56%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) SQL
2 5 (27.78%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) ISEB
1 3 (16.67%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.56%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (27.78%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Microsoft