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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 143 158 124
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -34
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 54 35 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.41% 0.95% 1.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.74% 1.20% 2.37%
Number of salaries quoted 35 35 76
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
3112 2917 3329
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 81.34% 79.46% 79.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2608 2451 2838
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £58,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 20 October 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Scripting within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southampton +2 17 £27,500 -21.42% 2
Portsmouth - 10 - -
Basingstoke +13 9 £58,750 +83.59% 2
Andover - 4 £33,250 - 1
Winchester +6 2 £35,000 -8.49%
Aldershot -8 1 - -
Eastleigh - 1 £28,000 -
Gosport - 1 £18,000 - 5
Farnborough - 1 £42,500 -
Hook - 1 £50,000 - 1
Test Scripting
South East

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire region citing Test Scripting also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Test Scripting.

1 78 (55.71%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (40.71%) Selenium
3 56 (40.00%) SQL
4 47 (33.57%) QA
5 46 (32.86%) WebDriver
6 44 (31.43%) Scrum
7 40 (28.57%) HTML
8 36 (25.71%) .NET
9 35 (25.00%) Relational Database
10 34 (24.29%) Test Strategy
10 34 (24.29%) Software Testing
11 32 (22.86%) CSS
12 31 (22.14%) WATIR
13 30 (21.43%) C#
13 30 (21.43%) ERP
14 29 (20.71%) E-Commerce
14 29 (20.71%) Business Intelligence
14 29 (20.71%) RDBMS
14 29 (20.71%) Continuous Integration
14 29 (20.71%) Gherkin
14 29 (20.71%) Open Source
14 29 (20.71%) Cucumber
14 29 (20.71%) Ruby
15 28 (20.00%) Test Automation
15 28 (20.00%) MS Excel
15 28 (20.00%) SQL Server
15 28 (20.00%) MVC
16 27 (19.29%) VB.NET
16 27 (19.29%) JavaScript
17 26 (18.57%) TDD

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire region citing Test Scripting also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Test Scripting. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 24 (17.14%) IIS
2 22 (15.71%) Confluence
3 3 (2.14%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.43%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (1.43%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.71%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.71%) ArcGIS
5 1 (0.71%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.71%) WebLogic
Applications
1 28 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.00%) MS Project
3 3 (2.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.71%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (0.71%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.71%) Oracle HRMS
1 1 (0.71%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (0.71%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.71%) Oracle iRecruitment
1 1 (0.71%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 19 (13.57%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 13 (9.29%) Internet
2 7 (5.00%) Firewall
3 2 (1.43%) HTTP
4 1 (0.71%) VPN
4 1 (0.71%) IPsec
4 1 (0.71%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 29 (20.71%) RDBMS
3 28 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 22 (15.71%) RavenDB
5 15 (10.71%) MS Access
6 6 (4.29%) MongoDB
6 6 (4.29%) NoSQL
6 6 (4.29%) MySQL
7 2 (1.43%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.43%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (1.43%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.71%) Oracle Discoverer
8 1 (0.71%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 57 (40.71%) Selenium
2 46 (32.86%) WebDriver
3 31 (22.14%) WATIR
4 29 (20.71%) Cucumber
5 22 (15.71%) TeamCity
5 22 (15.71%) Git (software)
5 22 (15.71%) Rhino Mocks
5 22 (15.71%) Moq
5 22 (15.71%) NCrunch
5 22 (15.71%) NUnit
5 22 (15.71%) JIRA
5 22 (15.71%) ReSharper
6 16 (11.43%) TestNG
6 16 (11.43%) JUnit
7 10 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
8 7 (5.00%) SoapUI
8 7 (5.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 7 (5.00%) Axure RP
8 7 (5.00%) QuickTest Pro
9 6 (4.29%) JMeter
General
1 26 (18.57%) Retail
2 7 (5.00%) Finance
3 3 (2.14%) Legal
3 3 (2.14%) Electronics
4 2 (1.43%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.43%) Publishing
4 2 (1.43%) Local Government
5 1 (0.71%) Marketing
5 1 (0.71%) Military
5 1 (0.71%) Billing
Job Titles
1 68 (48.57%) Analyst
2 44 (31.43%) Test Analyst
3 29 (20.71%) QA Engineer
4 17 (12.14%) Quality Engineer
5 13 (9.29%) Report Analyst
6 12 (8.57%) Automation Test Analyst
6 12 (8.57%) Automation Analyst
7 9 (6.43%) Tester
8 8 (5.71%) Developer
9 7 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
9 7 (5.00%) Senior Test Analyst
10 6 (4.29%) Junior
10 6 (4.29%) PHP Developer
11 5 (3.57%) Junior Analyst
11 5 (3.57%) Applications Specialist
12 4 (2.86%) Support Assistant
12 4 (2.86%) Analyst Programmer
12 4 (2.86%) Programmer
12 4 (2.86%) Business Analyst
12 4 (2.86%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (28.57%) HTML
2 36 (25.71%) .NET
3 32 (22.86%) CSS
4 29 (20.71%) Gherkin
5 22 (15.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 22 (15.71%) Dapper ORM
5 22 (15.71%) jQuery
5 22 (15.71%) Spring.NET
5 22 (15.71%) ASP.NET
5 22 (15.71%) MSMQ
5 22 (15.71%) NHibernate
5 22 (15.71%) .NET Framework
5 22 (15.71%) ASP.NET MVC
5 22 (15.71%) StructureMap
5 22 (15.71%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 22 (15.71%) Castle Windsor
6 7 (5.00%) Web Services
7 6 (4.29%) Zend Framework
7 6 (4.29%) GWT
7 6 (4.29%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 29 (20.71%) Open Source
2 19 (13.57%) Blog
2 19 (13.57%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (5.71%) User Experience
4 7 (5.00%) Kindle
5 6 (4.29%) EPoS
5 6 (4.29%) Management Information System
6 5 (3.57%) Client/Server
7 4 (2.86%) N-Tier
7 4 (2.86%) Replication
8 3 (2.14%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.43%) Human Factors
9 2 (1.43%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.43%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.71%) iPhone
10 1 (0.71%) iPad
10 1 (0.71%) Clustering
10 1 (0.71%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 10 (7.14%) Windows
2 6 (4.29%) Linux
3 5 (3.57%) UNIX
4 4 (2.86%) AIX
4 4 (2.86%) Solaris
5 2 (1.43%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.71%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.71%) Android
6 1 (0.71%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (55.71%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (31.43%) Scrum
3 34 (24.29%) Software Testing
3 34 (24.29%) Test Strategy
4 30 (21.43%) ERP
5 29 (20.71%) Business Intelligence
5 29 (20.71%) E-Commerce
5 29 (20.71%) Continuous Integration
6 28 (20.00%) Test Automation
6 28 (20.00%) MVC
7 26 (18.57%) TDD
8 24 (17.14%) Mentoring
9 22 (15.71%) BDD
9 22 (15.71%) Refactoring
9 22 (15.71%) Pair Programming
10 20 (14.29%) Project Management
11 19 (13.57%) Benchmarking
12 13 (9.29%) Automation Testing
13 12 (8.57%) SOA
14 11 (7.86%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 56 (40.00%) SQL
2 30 (21.43%) C#
3 29 (20.71%) Ruby
4 27 (19.29%) VB.NET
4 27 (19.29%) JavaScript
5 24 (17.14%) Java
6 6 (4.29%) PHP
6 6 (4.29%) PHP5
7 2 (1.43%) C
8 1 (0.71%) C++
8 1 (0.71%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.71%) Python
Qualifications
1 18 (12.86%) ISEB
2 17 (12.14%) ISTQB
3 14 (10.00%) Security Cleared
4 13 (9.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 13 (9.29%) Degree
4 13 (9.29%) SC Cleared
5 3 (2.14%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 2 (1.43%) HND
7 1 (0.71%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (33.57%) QA
2 7 (5.00%) ISO 9001
3 3 (2.14%) SLA
4 1 (0.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.71%) COBIT
4 1 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 2 (1.43%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.71%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 11 (7.86%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (2.86%) Control-M
3 2 (1.43%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (0.71%) Netcool
4 1 (0.71%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (0.71%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 22 (15.71%) Endeca
1 22 (15.71%) RedPrairie
2 11 (7.86%) Microsoft
3 6 (4.29%) Zend
3 6 (4.29%) Oracle
3 6 (4.29%) SAP
4 4 (2.86%) HP
5 2 (1.43%) Citrix
6 1 (0.71%) Veritas
6 1 (0.71%) Apple
6 1 (0.71%) McAfee
6 1 (0.71%) ESRI
6 1 (0.71%) i-GRasp
6 1 (0.71%) Siebel
6 1 (0.71%) IBM
Hampshire
Sanderson
Salary: £275 - £350 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £33000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago