The first table below looks at the demand 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 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Hampshire region.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 111 122 132
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +10
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 83 68 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.13% 1.78% 1.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.81% 2.31% 2.01%
Number of salaries quoted 61 62 58
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £24,650
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,900 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2954 2941 2982
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 75.86% 77.19% 77.07%
Number of salaries quoted 2371 2508 2542
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £67,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Test Scripting
South East

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 10 July 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 10 July 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
Portsmouth -1 22 £36,500 -2.66% 1
Fareham -11 16 £31,500 - 2
Aldershot +3 10 £45,000 +89.47% 1
Basingstoke +1 9 £42,500 +28.78% 1
Southampton -3 6 £37,500 +7.14%
Winchester -13 3 £35,000 -5.40% 1
Farnborough - 3 £47,500 -
Gosport - 1 £25,000 - 2
Test Scripting
South East

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 10 July 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 54 (36.00%) SQL
2 49 (32.67%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (32.00%) Software Testing
4 46 (30.67%) QA
5 43 (28.67%) Selenium
6 42 (28.00%) ISEB
7 34 (22.67%) Retail
8 33 (22.00%) .NET
9 32 (21.33%) Scrum
10 30 (20.00%) ISTQB
11 29 (19.33%) C#
12 28 (18.67%) HTML
12 28 (18.67%) Java
12 28 (18.67%) WebDriver
13 27 (18.00%) Degree
14 26 (17.33%) MS Excel
15 25 (16.67%) MVC
15 25 (16.67%) Relational Database
16 24 (16.00%) Test Strategy
16 24 (16.00%) VB.NET
16 24 (16.00%) CSS
16 24 (16.00%) User Acceptance Testing
17 23 (15.33%) SQL Server
18 22 (14.67%) SOA
18 22 (14.67%) Test Automation
19 21 (14.00%) Continuous Integration
19 21 (14.00%) TDD
20 20 (13.33%) JavaScript
20 20 (13.33%) IIS
21 19 (12.67%) jQuery

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 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 20 (13.33%) IIS
2 15 (10.00%) Confluence
3 6 (4.00%) WebSphere
3 6 (4.00%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.00%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.67%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.67%) SAS
5 1 (0.67%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 26 (17.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.00%) MS Project
3 2 (1.33%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.33%) Internet
2 5 (3.33%) Firewall
3 1 (0.67%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 23 (15.33%) SQL Server
3 15 (10.00%) RDBMS
3 15 (10.00%) RavenDB
4 10 (6.67%) MongoDB
4 10 (6.67%) NoSQL
4 10 (6.67%) MySQL
5 5 (3.33%) MS Access
6 4 (2.67%) Oracle Database
7 3 (2.00%) Oracle ODI
8 1 (0.67%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 43 (28.67%) Selenium
2 28 (18.67%) WebDriver
3 18 (12.00%) JIRA
4 17 (11.33%) WATIR
4 17 (11.33%) Git (software)
5 15 (10.00%) Cucumber
5 15 (10.00%) Rhino Mocks
5 15 (10.00%) Moq
5 15 (10.00%) NCrunch
5 15 (10.00%) NUnit
5 15 (10.00%) ReSharper
5 15 (10.00%) TeamCity
6 13 (8.67%) TestNG
6 13 (8.67%) JUnit
7 7 (4.67%) Rational Functional Tester
8 6 (4.00%) QuickTest Pro
8 6 (4.00%) SoapUI
9 4 (2.67%) Xdebug
9 4 (2.67%) JMeter
10 3 (2.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 34 (22.67%) Retail
2 11 (7.33%) Finance
3 6 (4.00%) Legal
4 3 (2.00%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.33%) Electronics
6 1 (0.67%) Publishing
6 1 (0.67%) Billing
6 1 (0.67%) Local Government
6 1 (0.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 82 (54.67%) Analyst
2 62 (41.33%) Test Analyst
3 21 (14.00%) QA Engineer
4 16 (10.67%) Automation Test Analyst
4 16 (10.67%) Automation Analyst
5 14 (9.33%) Test Engineer
6 12 (8.00%) Developer
6 12 (8.00%) Tester
7 10 (6.67%) PHP Developer
8 9 (6.00%) Software Test Analyst
9 8 (5.33%) Systems Analyst
10 6 (4.00%) Test Specialist
11 5 (3.33%) Automation Specialist
11 5 (3.33%) Applications Specialist
11 5 (3.33%) Test Manager
11 5 (3.33%) Report Analyst
12 4 (2.67%) Quality Engineer
12 4 (2.67%) Data Analyst
12 4 (2.67%) Software Tester
12 4 (2.67%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (22.00%) .NET
2 28 (18.67%) HTML
3 24 (16.00%) CSS
4 19 (12.67%) jQuery
5 16 (10.67%) ASP.NET
6 15 (10.00%) MSMQ
6 15 (10.00%) NHibernate
6 15 (10.00%) .NET Framework
6 15 (10.00%) Spring.NET
6 15 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 15 (10.00%) StructureMap
6 15 (10.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 15 (10.00%) Castle Windsor
6 15 (10.00%) Gherkin
6 15 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 15 (10.00%) Dapper ORM
7 10 (6.67%) Zend Framework
7 10 (6.67%) LAMP
7 10 (6.67%) XML
8 9 (6.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (12.00%) Computer Science
2 15 (10.00%) Open Source
3 11 (7.33%) Blog
4 10 (6.67%) EFT
5 6 (4.00%) Management Information System
6 5 (3.33%) Statistics
7 4 (2.67%) EPoS
8 3 (2.00%) Kindle
9 2 (1.33%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.33%) N-Tier
9 2 (1.33%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.67%) EMV
10 1 (0.67%) Chip and PIN
10 1 (0.67%) Clustering
10 1 (0.67%) Firmware
10 1 (0.67%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.67%) CPLD
10 1 (0.67%) Physics
10 1 (0.67%) Human Factors
Operating Systems
1 14 (9.33%) Windows
2 10 (6.67%) Linux
3 4 (2.67%) Ubuntu
3 4 (2.67%) CentOS
3 4 (2.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.33%) Windows XP
5 2 (1.33%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (1.33%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.67%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (32.67%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (32.00%) Software Testing
3 32 (21.33%) Scrum
4 25 (16.67%) MVC
5 24 (16.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 24 (16.00%) Test Strategy
6 22 (14.67%) Test Automation
6 22 (14.67%) SOA
7 21 (14.00%) TDD
7 21 (14.00%) Continuous Integration
8 18 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
9 17 (11.33%) Automation Testing
10 15 (10.00%) Refactoring
10 15 (10.00%) BDD
10 15 (10.00%) E-Commerce
10 15 (10.00%) ERP
10 15 (10.00%) Pair Programming
11 14 (9.33%) Project Management
12 13 (8.67%) Regression Testing
13 11 (7.33%) Benchmarking
Programming Languages
1 54 (36.00%) SQL
2 29 (19.33%) C#
3 28 (18.67%) Java
4 24 (16.00%) VB.NET
5 20 (13.33%) JavaScript
6 15 (10.00%) Ruby
7 11 (7.33%) PHP
8 10 (6.67%) PHP5
9 2 (1.33%) C
10 1 (0.67%) Python
10 1 (0.67%) Perl
10 1 (0.67%) C++
10 1 (0.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 42 (28.00%) ISEB
2 30 (20.00%) ISTQB
3 27 (18.00%) Degree
4 8 (5.33%) SC Cleared
4 8 (5.33%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.67%) HND
5 1 (0.67%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (30.67%) QA
2 3 (2.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (2.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (4.00%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (2.00%) Tivoli
3 2 (1.33%) Netcool
3 2 (1.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 2 (1.33%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (0.67%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 17 (11.33%) Microsoft
2 15 (10.00%) Endeca
2 15 (10.00%) RedPrairie
3 10 (6.67%) Zend
4 8 (5.33%) IBM
5 6 (4.00%) SAP
6 5 (3.33%) Oracle
7 4 (2.67%) Rackspace
7 4 (2.67%) Red Hat
8 3 (2.00%) HP
9 2 (1.33%) Citrix
9 2 (1.33%) Symbian
9 2 (1.33%) Fujitsu
10 1 (0.67%) McAfee
10 1 (0.67%) ESRI
10 1 (0.67%) Siebel
10 1 (0.67%) Progress
10 1 (0.67%) BMC
10 1 (0.67%) Veritas
10 1 (0.67%) Intel
Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + 23 days holiday Pension Scheme
Posted: 15 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
ARM Technology
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £32000 to £42000 per annum - (Dependent on Experience)
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 Per Annum Comprehensive beneifts package
Posted: 3 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + 23 days holiday, pension scheme
Posted: 6 days ago
Portsmouth
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Salary: £25k - 35k per year
Posted: 7 days ago
Hampshire
DP Connect
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Fareham
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £23000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Steria
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum Flexible Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago