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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 144 131 126
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -5
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 46 54 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.21% 1.50% 1.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.52% 1.86% 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 36 32 59
Average salary £35,000 £27,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
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
3033 2900 3187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 79.63% 80.73% 76.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2597 2381 2580
Average salary £42,500 £41,725 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.85% +4.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £56,500 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 3 March 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 3 March 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
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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 20 £40,000 +33.33% 1
Basingstoke -9 6 £24,000 -4.00% 1
Andover - 6 £34,921 -
Winchester -12 3 £36,250 +31.81%
Havant - 2 £38,000 -
Fareham +6 1 £30,500 -6.15% 2
Test Scripting
South East

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 34 (40.00%) SQL
2 21 (24.71%) MS Excel
2 21 (24.71%) Test Automation
3 20 (23.53%) Software Testing
4 18 (21.18%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (21.18%) User Acceptance Testing
5 17 (20.00%) C#
6 14 (16.47%) Security Cleared
6 14 (16.47%) QA
6 14 (16.47%) Selenium
6 14 (16.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 13 (15.29%) SC Cleared
7 13 (15.29%) Microsoft
7 13 (15.29%) Regression Testing
8 12 (14.12%) Retail
8 12 (14.12%) ERP
9 11 (12.94%) ISEB
9 11 (12.94%) Project Management
9 11 (12.94%) SAP
9 11 (12.94%) MS Access
10 10 (11.76%) ISTQB
11 9 (10.59%) Analytical Skills
11 9 (10.59%) .NET
11 9 (10.59%) QuickTest Pro
11 9 (10.59%) Data Analysis
11 9 (10.59%) Migration
12 8 (9.41%) Automated Testing
12 8 (9.41%) Oracle
12 8 (9.41%) HTML
12 8 (9.41%) CRM

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 5 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 21 (24.71%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.71%) MS Office
3 3 (3.53%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (3.53%) SAP SD
1 3 (3.53%) SAP R/3
1 3 (3.53%) SAP FI
1 3 (3.53%) SAP MM
1 3 (3.53%) SAP FI/CO
1 3 (3.53%) SAP CO
1 3 (3.53%) SAP Retail
2 1 (1.18%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.71%) Firewall
2 1 (1.18%) Kerberos
2 1 (1.18%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (12.94%) MS Access
2 1 (1.18%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 14 (16.47%) Selenium
2 9 (10.59%) QuickTest Pro
3 6 (7.06%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (7.06%) WebDriver
4 3 (3.53%) NUnit
4 3 (3.53%) SpecFlow
5 2 (2.35%) Visual Studio
5 2 (2.35%) SoapUI
5 2 (2.35%) JMeter
5 2 (2.35%) MSTest
6 1 (1.18%) GDB
6 1 (1.18%) LabVIEW
6 1 (1.18%) JIRA
6 1 (1.18%) WATIR
6 1 (1.18%) FitNesse
6 1 (1.18%) Git (software)
General
1 12 (14.12%) Retail
2 7 (8.24%) Finance
3 2 (2.35%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.35%) Advertising
3 2 (2.35%) Electronics
4 1 (1.18%) Billing
4 1 (1.18%) Local Government
4 1 (1.18%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 49 (57.65%) Analyst
2 22 (25.88%) Test Analyst
3 11 (12.94%) Tester
4 9 (10.59%) Support Analyst
4 9 (10.59%) Applications Support
4 9 (10.59%) Applications Support Analyst
5 7 (8.24%) Analyst Programmer
5 7 (8.24%) Programmer
5 7 (8.24%) Junior
6 5 (5.88%) Report Analyst
6 5 (5.88%) QA Specialist
7 4 (4.71%) Automation Analyst
7 4 (4.71%) Software Tester
8 3 (3.53%) QA Tester
8 3 (3.53%) Senior Tester
8 3 (3.53%) Business Analyst
8 3 (3.53%) Developer
8 3 (3.53%) Testing Specialist
8 3 (3.53%) Automated Tester
8 3 (3.53%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.59%) .NET
2 8 (9.41%) HTML
3 3 (3.53%) SAP ALE
3 3 (3.53%) EDI
3 3 (3.53%) BAPI
4 2 (2.35%) CSS
5 1 (1.18%) Web Services
5 1 (1.18%) XML
5 1 (1.18%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.18%) WinForms
5 1 (1.18%) Ajax
5 1 (1.18%) WCF
5 1 (1.18%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.59%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (7.06%) EPoS
3 4 (4.71%) Replication
4 2 (2.35%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.35%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.35%) N-Tier
4 2 (2.35%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.18%) User Experience
5 1 (1.18%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.18%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (1.18%) CPLD
5 1 (1.18%) Physics
5 1 (1.18%) Human Factors
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.06%) UNIX
1 6 (7.06%) Windows
2 4 (4.71%) AIX
2 4 (4.71%) Solaris
3 2 (2.35%) Linux
4 1 (1.18%) VMS
4 1 (1.18%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (24.71%) Test Automation
2 20 (23.53%) Software Testing
3 18 (21.18%) User Acceptance Testing
3 18 (21.18%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (15.29%) Regression Testing
5 12 (14.12%) ERP
6 11 (12.94%) Project Management
7 9 (10.59%) Migration
7 9 (10.59%) Data Analysis
8 8 (9.41%) Automated Testing
8 8 (9.41%) CRM
8 8 (9.41%) Data Migration
9 6 (7.06%) Line Management
9 6 (7.06%) PRINCE2
9 6 (7.06%) Integration Testing
10 5 (5.88%) Test Management
10 5 (5.88%) Manual Testing
10 5 (5.88%) System Testing
10 5 (5.88%) Data Management
10 5 (5.88%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 34 (40.00%) SQL
2 17 (20.00%) C#
3 7 (8.24%) VB.NET
4 6 (7.06%) C++
4 6 (7.06%) Java
5 5 (5.88%) C
6 3 (3.53%) Perl
6 3 (3.53%) Python
7 2 (2.35%) Ruby
7 2 (2.35%) VBA
7 2 (2.35%) VB
8 1 (1.18%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.18%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.18%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (16.47%) Security Cleared
1 14 (16.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 13 (15.29%) SC Cleared
3 11 (12.94%) ISEB
4 10 (11.76%) ISTQB
5 7 (8.24%) Degree
6 2 (2.35%) VCP4
7 1 (1.18%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (16.47%) QA
2 4 (4.71%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.18%) MetaFrame
1 1 (1.18%) Firmware
1 1 (1.18%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (9.41%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (4.71%) Control-M
Vendors
1 13 (15.29%) Microsoft
2 11 (12.94%) SAP
3 8 (9.41%) Oracle
4 4 (4.71%) Peoplefluent
4 4 (4.71%) Lumesse
5 2 (2.35%) HP
5 2 (2.35%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.18%) Intel
6 1 (1.18%) Citrix
6 1 (1.18%) BMC
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Experis Ltd
Posted: 14 hours ago
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Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £26000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, bonus, health care, 26 days
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