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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 124 158 116
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -42
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 61 49 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.83% 1.26% 1.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.16% 1.52% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 57 41 33
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% +25.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £65,000 £58,000
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
2822 3220 2802
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 84.72% 82.67% 81.98%
Number of salaries quoted 2484 2756 2283
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 11 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Scripting within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(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
Winchester +21 14 £35,000 -46.15% 2
Fareham - 10 £32,500 - 1
Southampton -12 9 £37,500 +11.11% 2
Aldershot - 7 £42,500 -
Portsmouth - 4 £27,500 -
Gosport - 3 £30,000 -
Hook - 2 £38,000 -
Havant -7 1 £35,000 -7.89%
Farnborough - 1 £35,000 -
Test Scripting
South East

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 (58.21%) SQL
2 75 (55.97%) C#
3 68 (50.75%) Test Automation
4 67 (50.00%) Selenium
5 64 (47.76%) Agile Software Development
6 56 (41.79%) SoapUI
7 51 (38.06%) Windows
8 46 (34.33%) HP UFT
9 44 (32.84%) WebDriver
10 42 (31.34%) Client/Server
10 42 (31.34%) NUnit
11 41 (30.60%) Unit Testing
11 41 (30.60%) SpecFlow
12 38 (28.36%) N-Tier
12 38 (28.36%) Event-Driven Architecture
13 31 (23.13%) JMeter
14 30 (22.39%) CMS
14 30 (22.39%) MSTest
14 30 (22.39%) Content Management
14 30 (22.39%) SDLC
15 28 (20.90%) .NET
16 27 (20.15%) ISTQB
17 26 (19.40%) Microsoft
18 25 (18.66%) ISEB
19 23 (17.16%) Software Testing
19 23 (17.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
20 22 (16.42%) HP
21 21 (15.67%) Java
21 21 (15.67%) Performance Testing
22 20 (14.93%) HTML

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 30 (22.39%) CMS
2 2 (1.49%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 14 (10.45%) MS Excel
2 10 (7.46%) MS Visio
3 6 (4.48%) MS Office
3 6 (4.48%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (2.99%) Windchill
5 1 (0.75%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (5.22%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.75%) SAP MM
2 1 (0.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.75%) SAP R/3
2 1 (0.75%) SAP Retail
2 1 (0.75%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.48%) SAN
2 5 (3.73%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.24%) WAN
4 1 (0.75%) Broadband
4 1 (0.75%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (8.21%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.48%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (2.99%) EDMS
3 4 (2.99%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.49%) Informix
4 2 (1.49%) MySQL
4 2 (1.49%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 2 (1.49%) Oracle Discoverer
4 2 (1.49%) SQL Navigator
5 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 67 (50.00%) Selenium
2 56 (41.79%) SoapUI
3 46 (34.33%) HP UFT
4 44 (32.84%) WebDriver
5 42 (31.34%) NUnit
6 41 (30.60%) SpecFlow
7 31 (23.13%) JMeter
8 30 (22.39%) MSTest
9 12 (8.96%) Bugzilla
9 12 (8.96%) Cucumber
10 11 (8.21%) LoadRunner
10 11 (8.21%) Ranorex
10 11 (8.21%) Testopia
11 8 (5.97%) Visual Studio
12 7 (5.22%) Team Foundation Server
13 4 (2.99%) Toad
14 2 (1.49%) JDeveloper
14 2 (1.49%) Oracle APEX
14 2 (1.49%) Oracle Forms
14 2 (1.49%) Selenium IDE
General
1 12 (8.96%) Finance
2 6 (4.48%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.73%) Retail
4 3 (2.24%) Aerospace
4 3 (2.24%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.75%) Electronics
5 1 (0.75%) Law
5 1 (0.75%) Marketing
5 1 (0.75%) Military
5 1 (0.75%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 43 (32.09%) Analyst
2 40 (29.85%) Developer
3 31 (23.13%) Test Analyst
4 30 (22.39%) Test Automation Developer
5 22 (16.42%) Test Engineer
6 17 (12.69%) Tester
7 9 (6.72%) Developer in Test
7 9 (6.72%) Senior Analyst
8 7 (5.22%) Software Test Engineer
8 7 (5.22%) Test Leader
9 5 (3.73%) Applications Support
9 5 (3.73%) Consultant
9 5 (3.73%) Senior IT Support
9 5 (3.73%) Senior Support Analyst
9 5 (3.73%) Support Analyst
10 4 (2.99%) Application Development Manager
10 4 (2.99%) Business Analyst
10 4 (2.99%) Development Manager
10 4 (2.99%) Software Tester
10 4 (2.99%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (20.90%) .NET
2 20 (14.93%) HTML
3 11 (8.21%) ASP.NET
4 6 (4.48%) DCOM
5 5 (3.73%) CSS
5 5 (3.73%) XML
6 2 (1.49%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (0.75%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.75%) REST
7 1 (0.75%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 42 (31.34%) Client/Server
2 38 (28.36%) N-Tier
3 12 (8.96%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.73%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.75%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.75%) Life Science
5 1 (0.75%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.75%) Reinsurance
5 1 (0.75%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 51 (38.06%) Windows
2 12 (8.96%) Unix
3 6 (4.48%) Linux
4 3 (2.24%) AIX
5 2 (1.49%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.75%) Solaris
6 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.75%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (50.75%) Test Automation
2 64 (47.76%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (30.60%) Unit Testing
4 38 (28.36%) Event-Driven Architecture
5 30 (22.39%) Content Management
5 30 (22.39%) SDLC
6 23 (17.16%) Software Testing
7 21 (15.67%) Performance Testing
8 19 (14.18%) Project Management
9 15 (11.19%) Automated Testing
9 15 (11.19%) Functional Testing
9 15 (11.19%) Scrum
9 15 (11.19%) TDD
10 14 (10.45%) Defect Management
11 13 (9.70%) BDD
11 13 (9.70%) Waterfall
12 12 (8.96%) Regression Testing
13 10 (7.46%) ERP
13 10 (7.46%) Manual Testing
13 10 (7.46%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 78 (58.21%) SQL
2 75 (55.97%) C#
3 21 (15.67%) Java
4 11 (8.21%) Groovy
5 9 (6.72%) JavaScript
6 4 (2.99%) PL/SQL
6 4 (2.99%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.49%) C-shell
7 2 (1.49%) Korn
8 1 (0.75%) C
8 1 (0.75%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.75%) Python
Qualifications
1 27 (20.15%) ISTQB
2 25 (18.66%) ISEB
3 23 (17.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 12 (8.96%) Degree
4 12 (8.96%) Security Cleared
5 11 (8.21%) SC Cleared
6 4 (2.99%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (2.24%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 2 (1.49%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.75%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.75%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.75%) PMP
9 1 (0.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (12.69%) QA
2 6 (4.48%) ISO 9001
3 4 (2.99%) SLA
4 2 (1.49%) SDET
System Software
1 3 (2.24%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.75%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (9.70%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.75%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 26 (19.40%) Microsoft
2 22 (16.42%) HP
3 20 (14.93%) Oracle
4 13 (9.70%) SAP
5 10 (7.46%) Citrix
6 5 (3.73%) IFS
6 5 (3.73%) Sage
7 4 (2.99%) Capita
8 2 (1.49%) Sybase
8 2 (1.49%) T-Plan
8 2 (1.49%) VMware
9 1 (0.75%) Intel Security
9 1 (0.75%) Salesforce.com
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