The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 117 120 138
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +18
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 69 69 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.11% 1.91% 1.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.50% 2.24% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 55 39 49
Median salary £35,000 £41,250 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.15% +30.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,400 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £45,800 £46,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
Test Scripting
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hampshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2757 3077 3308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 84.21% 85.02% 83.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2406 2510 2815
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hampshire region citing Test Scripting as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Scripting Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Test Scripting Salary Trend in Hampshire

Test Scripting
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Hampshire

Test Scripting
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Scripting within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Southampton -5 19 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Winchester +33 17 £35,000 +12.90% 1
Basingstoke +7 10 £53,750 +82.20%
Fareham -6 6 £32,500 +6.55%
Petersfield -15 3 £35,000 -
Bordon - 1 £27,500 -
Eastleigh - 1 - -
Portsmouth - 1 £27,500 - 1
Test Scripting
South East

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 77 (57.46%) Test Automation
2 76 (56.72%) Selenium
3 75 (55.97%) SQL
4 74 (55.22%) C#
4 74 (55.22%) Agile Software Development
5 55 (41.04%) SoapUI
6 52 (38.81%) Windows
7 47 (35.07%) WebDriver
8 42 (31.34%) HP UFT
9 39 (29.10%) SpecFlow
10 37 (27.61%) NUnit
11 36 (26.87%) Client/Server
11 36 (26.87%) Unit Testing
12 35 (26.12%) Event-Driven Architecture
12 35 (26.12%) N-Tier
13 34 (25.37%) ISEB
14 33 (24.63%) Software Testing
14 33 (24.63%) QA
15 32 (23.88%) ISTQB
16 29 (21.64%) SDLC
17 28 (20.90%) Content Management
18 27 (20.15%) JMeter
18 27 (20.15%) MSTest
19 26 (19.40%) CMS
20 25 (18.66%) .NET
20 25 (18.66%) HP Quality Center
21 24 (17.91%) Regression Testing
22 22 (16.42%) Defect Management
23 21 (15.67%) Scrum
24 20 (14.93%) TDD

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 26 (19.40%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (5.97%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.22%) MS Office
3 6 (4.48%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (4.48%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (3.73%) SAP MM
1 5 (3.73%) SAP R/3
1 5 (3.73%) SAP Retail
1 5 (3.73%) SAP SD
2 4 (2.99%) SAP SRM
2 4 (2.99%) SAP WM
3 1 (0.75%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.99%) Firewall
1 4 (2.99%) SNMP
2 3 (2.24%) SAN
3 2 (1.49%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.72%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.49%) Big Data
2 2 (1.49%) MySQL
3 1 (0.75%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 76 (56.72%) Selenium
2 55 (41.04%) SoapUI
3 47 (35.07%) WebDriver
4 42 (31.34%) HP UFT
5 39 (29.10%) SpecFlow
6 37 (27.61%) NUnit
7 27 (20.15%) JMeter
7 27 (20.15%) MSTest
8 12 (8.96%) Bugzilla
8 12 (8.96%) Cucumber
9 11 (8.21%) JIRA
9 11 (8.21%) Ranorex
9 11 (8.21%) Testopia
10 9 (6.72%) Team Foundation Server
10 9 (6.72%) Visual Studio
11 5 (3.73%) TeamCity
12 3 (2.24%) LoadRunner
13 2 (1.49%) eggPlant
13 2 (1.49%) Selenium IDE
13 2 (1.49%) Toad
General
1 16 (11.94%) Retail
2 11 (8.21%) Finance
3 4 (2.99%) Billing
3 4 (2.99%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.24%) Banking
5 1 (0.75%) Electronics
5 1 (0.75%) Law
5 1 (0.75%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.75%) Marketing
5 1 (0.75%) Military
Job Titles
1 46 (34.33%) Analyst
2 42 (31.34%) Developer
3 40 (29.85%) Test Analyst
4 31 (23.13%) Test Automation Developer
5 25 (18.66%) Tester
6 20 (14.93%) Test Engineer
7 12 (8.96%) Consultant
8 11 (8.21%) Developer in Test
8 11 (8.21%) Software Analyst
8 11 (8.21%) Software Test Analyst
9 7 (5.22%) Software Tester
9 7 (5.22%) Test Consultant
9 7 (5.22%) Test Specialist
10 5 (3.73%) Analyst Developer
10 5 (3.73%) Automation Test Analyst
10 5 (3.73%) C# Developer
10 5 (3.73%) Performance Consultant
10 5 (3.73%) Performance Test Consultant
10 5 (3.73%) SAP Consultant
10 5 (3.73%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (18.66%) .NET
2 12 (8.96%) XML
3 10 (7.46%) HTML
4 3 (2.24%) ASP.NET
4 3 (2.24%) DCOM
4 3 (2.24%) XHTML
5 2 (1.49%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (1.49%) Web Services
6 1 (0.75%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 36 (26.87%) Client/Server
2 35 (26.12%) N-Tier
3 16 (11.94%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.73%) Replication
5 4 (2.99%) Fintech
5 4 (2.99%) Reinsurance
6 3 (2.24%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.49%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.49%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.75%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.75%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 52 (38.81%) Windows
2 6 (4.48%) AIX
2 6 (4.48%) Unix
3 5 (3.73%) Solaris
4 2 (1.49%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (57.46%) Test Automation
2 74 (55.22%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (26.87%) Unit Testing
4 35 (26.12%) Event-Driven Architecture
5 33 (24.63%) Software Testing
6 29 (21.64%) SDLC
7 28 (20.90%) Content Management
8 24 (17.91%) Regression Testing
9 22 (16.42%) Defect Management
10 21 (15.67%) Scrum
11 20 (14.93%) TDD
12 18 (13.43%) Performance Testing
13 17 (12.69%) BDD
14 15 (11.19%) User Stories
15 14 (10.45%) Waterfall
16 13 (9.70%) Project Management
17 12 (8.96%) Automation Testing
17 12 (8.96%) Functional Testing
18 11 (8.21%) E-Commerce
19 10 (7.46%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 75 (55.97%) SQL
2 74 (55.22%) C#
3 14 (10.45%) Java
4 11 (8.21%) Groovy
5 6 (4.48%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.49%) C
7 1 (0.75%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 34 (25.37%) ISEB
2 32 (23.88%) ISTQB
3 19 (14.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 7 (5.22%) Degree
5 3 (2.24%) SC Cleared
5 3 (2.24%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.75%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (24.63%) QA
2 3 (2.24%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (6.72%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 25 (18.66%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (2.99%) Control-M
3 2 (1.49%) vRealize
Vendors
1 20 (14.93%) Microsoft
2 13 (9.70%) SAP
3 5 (3.73%) Citrix
3 5 (3.73%) HP
4 4 (2.99%) ComArch
5 3 (2.24%) ATG
5 3 (2.24%) Capita
5 3 (2.24%) hybris
5 3 (2.24%) VMware
6 2 (1.49%) Arqiva
6 2 (1.49%) Oracle
6 2 (1.49%) SolarWinds
6 2 (1.49%) T-Plan
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