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 29 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 100 125 125
Rank change year-on-year
+25 0
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 93 73 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.35% 1.85% 1.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.03% 2.41% 2.18%
Number of salaries quoted 65 69 66
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,200 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3068 3033 3070
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 77.63% 76.82% 77.70%
Number of salaries quoted 2445 2568 2621
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% -1.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £62,500 £67,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
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 29 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 29 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 +8 24 £36,500 -2.66% 2
Fareham -5 17 £31,500 +16.66% 1
Aldershot +5 10 £45,000 +89.47%
Basingstoke -1 10 £42,500 +25.00%
Southampton -8 7 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Winchester -12 5 £35,000 -7.28% 1
Farnborough - 3 £47,500 - 1
Test Scripting
South East

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 29 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 62 (41.33%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (37.33%) SQL
3 51 (34.00%) Selenium
4 48 (32.00%) QA
5 46 (30.67%) Software Testing
6 37 (24.67%) Scrum
7 36 (24.00%) HTML
8 35 (23.33%) .NET
8 35 (23.33%) ISEB
8 35 (23.33%) WebDriver
9 34 (22.67%) Retail
10 32 (21.33%) Java
10 32 (21.33%) C#
11 28 (18.67%) CSS
11 28 (18.67%) MVC
11 28 (18.67%) Relational Database
12 26 (17.33%) SQL Server
12 26 (17.33%) TDD
12 26 (17.33%) Test Automation
13 25 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
13 25 (16.67%) JavaScript
14 24 (16.00%) VB.NET
14 24 (16.00%) MS Excel
14 24 (16.00%) Degree
15 23 (15.33%) Test Strategy
16 22 (14.67%) ISTQB
16 22 (14.67%) jQuery
17 21 (14.00%) JIRA
17 21 (14.00%) Business Intelligence
17 21 (14.00%) IIS

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 21 (14.00%) IIS
2 18 (12.00%) Confluence
3 4 (2.67%) WebSphere
3 4 (2.67%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.00%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.67%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.67%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.67%) SAS
5 1 (0.67%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 24 (16.00%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.67%) MS Project
3 2 (1.33%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (8.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 13 (8.67%) Internet
2 7 (4.67%) Firewall
3 1 (0.67%) IPsec
3 1 (0.67%) iSCSI
3 1 (0.67%) InfiniBand
3 1 (0.67%) SMTP
3 1 (0.67%) HTTP
3 1 (0.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (18.67%) Relational Database
2 26 (17.33%) SQL Server
3 18 (12.00%) RDBMS
3 18 (12.00%) RavenDB
4 10 (6.67%) MongoDB
4 10 (6.67%) NoSQL
4 10 (6.67%) MySQL
5 5 (3.33%) Oracle Database
5 5 (3.33%) MS Access
6 3 (2.00%) Oracle ODI
7 2 (1.33%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (1.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 51 (34.00%) Selenium
2 35 (23.33%) WebDriver
3 21 (14.00%) JIRA
4 20 (13.33%) WATIR
4 20 (13.33%) Git (software)
5 18 (12.00%) TeamCity
5 18 (12.00%) Rhino Mocks
5 18 (12.00%) Moq
5 18 (12.00%) Cucumber
5 18 (12.00%) NCrunch
5 18 (12.00%) ReSharper
5 18 (12.00%) NUnit
6 16 (10.67%) JUnit
6 16 (10.67%) TestNG
7 7 (4.67%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 7 (4.67%) Axure RP
7 7 (4.67%) SoapUI
8 6 (4.00%) QuickTest Pro
8 6 (4.00%) JMeter
9 4 (2.67%) Xdebug
General
1 34 (22.67%) Retail
2 6 (4.00%) Finance
2 6 (4.00%) Legal
3 3 (2.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.33%) Electronics
5 1 (0.67%) Publishing
5 1 (0.67%) Military
5 1 (0.67%) Billing
5 1 (0.67%) Local Government
5 1 (0.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 77 (51.33%) Analyst
2 59 (39.33%) Test Analyst
3 24 (16.00%) QA Engineer
4 17 (11.33%) Automation Test Analyst
4 17 (11.33%) Automation Analyst
5 13 (8.67%) Test Engineer
6 12 (8.00%) Tester
6 12 (8.00%) Developer
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
10 6 (4.00%) Quality Engineer
11 5 (3.33%) Report Analyst
11 5 (3.33%) Applications Specialist
11 5 (3.33%) Automation Specialist
12 4 (2.67%) Project Support Assistant
12 4 (2.67%) Support Assistant
12 4 (2.67%) Junior
12 4 (2.67%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (24.00%) HTML
2 35 (23.33%) .NET
3 28 (18.67%) CSS
4 22 (14.67%) jQuery
5 19 (12.67%) ASP.NET
6 18 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 18 (12.00%) StructureMap
6 18 (12.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 18 (12.00%) Castle Windsor
6 18 (12.00%) Gherkin
6 18 (12.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 18 (12.00%) Dapper ORM
6 18 (12.00%) Spring.NET
6 18 (12.00%) NHibernate
6 18 (12.00%) .NET Framework
6 18 (12.00%) MSMQ
7 10 (6.67%) Zend Framework
7 10 (6.67%) LAMP
8 8 (5.33%) Web Services
9 7 (4.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (12.00%) Open Source
2 13 (8.67%) Computer Science
3 12 (8.00%) Blog
4 9 (6.00%) EFT
5 7 (4.67%) Kindle
6 6 (4.00%) Management Information System
7 5 (3.33%) Client/Server
8 4 (2.67%) N-Tier
8 4 (2.67%) EPoS
9 3 (2.00%) Mobile App
10 2 (1.33%) Blackberry
11 1 (0.67%) iPhone
11 1 (0.67%) iPad
11 1 (0.67%) Firmware
11 1 (0.67%) Replication
11 1 (0.67%) Clustering
11 1 (0.67%) CPLD
11 1 (0.67%) Physics
11 1 (0.67%) Human Factors
Operating Systems
1 16 (10.67%) Windows
2 11 (7.33%) 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%) UNIX
5 2 (1.33%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (1.33%) Windows XP
5 2 (1.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.33%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.67%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.67%) AIX
6 1 (0.67%) Solaris
6 1 (0.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (41.33%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (30.67%) Software Testing
3 37 (24.67%) Scrum
4 28 (18.67%) MVC
5 26 (17.33%) TDD
5 26 (17.33%) Test Automation
6 25 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
7 23 (15.33%) Test Strategy
8 21 (14.00%) Business Intelligence
9 20 (13.33%) SOA
10 19 (12.67%) User Acceptance Testing
10 19 (12.67%) Automation Testing
11 18 (12.00%) BDD
11 18 (12.00%) Refactoring
11 18 (12.00%) Pair Programming
11 18 (12.00%) E-Commerce
11 18 (12.00%) ERP
12 17 (11.33%) Project Management
13 14 (9.33%) Regression Testing
14 12 (8.00%) Benchmarking
Programming Languages
1 56 (37.33%) SQL
2 32 (21.33%) C#
2 32 (21.33%) Java
3 25 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 24 (16.00%) VB.NET
5 18 (12.00%) Ruby
6 11 (7.33%) PHP
7 10 (6.67%) PHP5
8 2 (1.33%) C
8 2 (1.33%) C++
9 1 (0.67%) Perl
9 1 (0.67%) Python
9 1 (0.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 35 (23.33%) ISEB
2 24 (16.00%) Degree
3 22 (14.67%) ISTQB
4 11 (7.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 6 (4.00%) Security Cleared
5 6 (4.00%) SC Cleared
6 4 (2.67%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 1 (0.67%) HND
7 1 (0.67%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (32.00%) QA
2 7 (4.67%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (2.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (6.00%) 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%) Control-M
4 1 (0.67%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 18 (12.00%) Endeca
1 18 (12.00%) RedPrairie
2 16 (10.67%) Microsoft
3 10 (6.67%) Zend
4 6 (4.00%) Oracle
4 6 (4.00%) SAP
5 5 (3.33%) HP
6 4 (2.67%) Red Hat
6 4 (2.67%) Rackspace
7 3 (2.00%) IBM
8 2 (1.33%) Symbian
8 2 (1.33%) Citrix
9 1 (0.67%) BMC
9 1 (0.67%) Veritas
9 1 (0.67%) Fujitsu
9 1 (0.67%) Apple
9 1 (0.67%) McAfee
9 1 (0.67%) ESRI
9 1 (0.67%) Intel
9 1 (0.67%) Siebel
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