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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 130 121 108
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -13
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 53 66 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.41% 1.60% 2.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.73% 2.00% 2.71%
Number of salaries quoted 36 55 79
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,200 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -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
3060 3304 3097
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 81.45% 80.10% 79.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2529 2767 2507
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% +4.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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 17 April 2015.

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 17 April 2015. 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 +3 24 £37,500 +25.00%
Fareham +9 6 £30,500 -6.15%
Basingstoke +9 5 £24,000 -4.00% 1
Winchester - 3 £36,250 - 1
Romsey - 1 £33,000 -
Test Scripting
South East

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 40 (39.22%) SQL
2 26 (25.49%) Software Testing
3 25 (24.51%) QA
3 25 (24.51%) User Acceptance Testing
3 25 (24.51%) Project Management
4 23 (22.55%) Regression Testing
5 22 (21.57%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (21.57%) ERP
6 21 (20.59%) Test Automation
7 20 (19.61%) Security Cleared
8 19 (18.63%) ISEB
9 18 (17.65%) C#
10 17 (16.67%) Migration
10 17 (16.67%) SC Cleared
11 16 (15.69%) Oracle
11 16 (15.69%) Microsoft
12 15 (14.71%) MS Excel
13 14 (13.73%) SAP
13 14 (13.73%) Data Migration
13 14 (13.73%) ISTQB
14 13 (12.75%) Selenium
14 13 (12.75%) Degree
15 12 (11.76%) Retail
16 11 (10.78%) QuickTest Pro
16 11 (10.78%) Business Intelligence
16 11 (10.78%) Release Management
16 11 (10.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 10 (9.80%) Manual Testing
17 10 (9.80%) Automated Testing
17 10 (9.80%) HTML

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 6 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (14.71%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.90%) MS Office
3 1 (0.98%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (4.90%) SAP R/3
1 5 (4.90%) SAP Retail
1 5 (4.90%) Oracle ERP
2 4 (3.92%) SAP FI/CO
2 4 (3.92%) SAP CO
2 4 (3.92%) SAP SD
2 4 (3.92%) SAP FI
2 4 (3.92%) SAP MM
2 4 (3.92%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (1.96%) Oracle General Ledger
3 2 (1.96%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (1.96%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 2 (1.96%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.98%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.92%) Firewall
2 2 (1.96%) WebEx
2 2 (1.96%) Kerberos
2 2 (1.96%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.84%) Oracle Reports
2 6 (5.88%) Cognos Impromptu
2 6 (5.88%) Star Schema
2 6 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (5.88%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.92%) MS Access
4 2 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.96%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (0.98%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.98%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 13 (12.75%) Selenium
2 11 (10.78%) QuickTest Pro
3 6 (5.88%) WebDriver
3 6 (5.88%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (2.94%) SpecFlow
4 3 (2.94%) NUnit
5 2 (1.96%) JMeter
5 2 (1.96%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.96%) MSTest
5 2 (1.96%) GDB
5 2 (1.96%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.98%) FitNesse
6 1 (0.98%) LabVIEW
6 1 (0.98%) JIRA
6 1 (0.98%) WATIR
General
1 12 (11.76%) Retail
2 7 (6.86%) Finance
3 2 (1.96%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.96%) Advertising
3 2 (1.96%) General Ledger
4 1 (0.98%) Electronics
4 1 (0.98%) Billing
Job Titles
1 52 (50.98%) Analyst
2 30 (29.41%) Test Analyst
3 15 (14.71%) Support Analyst
3 15 (14.71%) Applications Support
3 15 (14.71%) Applications Support Analyst
4 10 (9.80%) Developer
5 9 (8.82%) Business Analyst
5 9 (8.82%) Tester
6 8 (7.84%) Business Support Analyst
7 6 (5.88%) Junior
7 6 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 6 (5.88%) QA Specialist
8 5 (4.90%) Business Developer
9 4 (3.92%) Business Manager
9 4 (3.92%) Automation Analyst
9 4 (3.92%) ERP Manager
10 3 (2.94%) Agile Test Analyst
10 3 (2.94%) Software Test Analyst
10 3 (2.94%) Testing Specialist
10 3 (2.94%) Automated Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (9.80%) HTML
2 9 (8.82%) .NET
3 3 (2.94%) EDI
3 3 (2.94%) BAPI
3 3 (2.94%) SAP ALE
4 1 (0.98%) WCF
4 1 (0.98%) jQuery
4 1 (0.98%) WinForms
4 1 (0.98%) Ajax
4 1 (0.98%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.98%) Web Services
4 1 (0.98%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.92%) EPoS
2 4 (3.92%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.96%) Replication
3 2 (1.96%) Client/Server
3 2 (1.96%) N-Tier
3 2 (1.96%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.98%) Algorithms
4 1 (0.98%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (0.98%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (0.98%) CPLD
4 1 (0.98%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.86%) Windows
2 4 (3.92%) UNIX
3 3 (2.94%) Linux
4 2 (1.96%) AIX
4 2 (1.96%) Solaris
4 2 (1.96%) Debian
5 1 (0.98%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (25.49%) Software Testing
2 25 (24.51%) Project Management
2 25 (24.51%) User Acceptance Testing
3 23 (22.55%) Regression Testing
4 22 (21.57%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (21.57%) ERP
5 21 (20.59%) Test Automation
6 17 (16.67%) Migration
7 14 (13.73%) Data Migration
8 11 (10.78%) Release Management
8 11 (10.78%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (9.80%) Automated Testing
9 10 (9.80%) Manual Testing
10 9 (8.82%) CRM
11 8 (7.84%) ETL
11 8 (7.84%) Data Management
11 8 (7.84%) Scrum
11 8 (7.84%) Kalman Filter
12 7 (6.86%) Integration Testing
12 7 (6.86%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 40 (39.22%) SQL
2 18 (17.65%) C#
3 8 (7.84%) C++
4 7 (6.86%) Java
4 7 (6.86%) C
5 6 (5.88%) PL/SQL
6 5 (4.90%) Python
7 4 (3.92%) Perl
8 3 (2.94%) Ruby
8 3 (2.94%) VB.NET
9 2 (1.96%) VBA
9 2 (1.96%) VB
10 1 (0.98%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.98%) Embedded C
10 1 (0.98%) Embedded C++
10 1 (0.98%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.98%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 20 (19.61%) Security Cleared
2 19 (18.63%) ISEB
3 17 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 14 (13.73%) ISTQB
5 13 (12.75%) Degree
6 11 (10.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.98%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (24.51%) QA
2 5 (4.90%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.98%) MetaFrame
1 1 (0.98%) Firmware
1 1 (0.98%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (7.84%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.96%) Control-M
Vendors
1 16 (15.69%) Oracle
1 16 (15.69%) Microsoft
2 14 (13.73%) SAP
3 6 (5.88%) Cognos
3 6 (5.88%) IBM
4 5 (4.90%) Peoplefluent
4 5 (4.90%) Lumesse
5 2 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.96%) Capita
5 2 (1.96%) HP
6 1 (0.98%) Intel
6 1 (0.98%) Citrix
6 1 (0.98%) BMC
Portsmouth
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £18000.00 - £24000.00 per annum + overtime
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £24,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £32000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits extensive - see ad
Posted: 4 days ago
Waterlooville
Computer Futures
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
BAE Systems
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Hampshire
TaylorMade
Posted: 16 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Auto Integrate
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum (dependent on experience)
Posted: 25 days ago