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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 111 116 130
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +14
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 77 81 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.27% 2.21% 1.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.67% 2.58% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 63 54 62
Median salary £35,000 £43,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-19.54% +24.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £31,300 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £36,595 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.62% +4.55%
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
2880 3136 3321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 84.86% 85.52% 83.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2515 2552 2735
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hampshire region citing Test Scripting as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 June 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Scripting within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 30 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southampton -3 22 £33,750 -20.58% 3
Winchester +30 18 £35,000 - 2
Basingstoke -4 13 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Fareham -5 6 £32,500 - 1
Portsmouth +1 3 £27,500 -45.00% 1
Petersfield -17 3 £35,000 -
Farnborough +2 2 £32,500 -
Bordon - 1 £27,500 -
Test Scripting
South East

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, IT jobs citing Test Scripting also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hampshire region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 83 (63.36%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (60.31%) Selenium
2 79 (60.31%) SQL
3 69 (52.67%) C#
4 66 (50.38%) Test Automation
5 55 (41.98%) Windows
6 51 (38.93%) SoapUI
7 49 (37.40%) WebDriver
8 41 (31.30%) SpecFlow
9 39 (29.77%) QA
9 39 (29.77%) NUnit
10 37 (28.24%) ISEB
10 37 (28.24%) Unit Testing
11 36 (27.48%) Client/Server
12 35 (26.72%) N-Tier
12 35 (26.72%) Software Testing
12 35 (26.72%) Event-Driven Architecture
13 32 (24.43%) ISTQB
14 31 (23.66%) HP UFT
15 30 (22.90%) Scrum
16 29 (22.14%) Microsoft
16 29 (22.14%) JMeter
16 29 (22.14%) SDLC
17 27 (20.61%) TDD
17 27 (20.61%) Content Management
18 26 (19.85%) .NET
18 26 (19.85%) MSTest
19 25 (19.08%) BDD
19 25 (19.08%) CMS
20 24 (18.32%) Performance Testing

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 25 (19.08%) CMS
2 2 (1.53%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (8.40%) MS Excel
2 8 (6.11%) MS Office
3 6 (4.58%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (4.58%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (3.05%) SAP MM
1 4 (3.05%) SAP R/3
1 4 (3.05%) SAP Retail
1 4 (3.05%) SAP SD
1 4 (3.05%) SAP SRM
1 4 (3.05%) SAP WM
2 1 (0.76%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.05%) Firewall
1 4 (3.05%) SNMP
2 3 (2.29%) SAN
3 2 (1.53%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.87%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.53%) Big Data
2 2 (1.53%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.53%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 79 (60.31%) Selenium
2 51 (38.93%) SoapUI
3 49 (37.40%) WebDriver
4 41 (31.30%) SpecFlow
5 39 (29.77%) NUnit
6 31 (23.66%) HP UFT
7 29 (22.14%) JMeter
8 26 (19.85%) MSTest
9 14 (10.69%) Cucumber
10 12 (9.16%) Visual Studio
11 11 (8.40%) JIRA
11 11 (8.40%) Team Foundation Server
12 6 (4.58%) TeamCity
13 4 (3.05%) Bugzilla
14 2 (1.53%) eggPlant
14 2 (1.53%) Hudson
14 2 (1.53%) Jenkins
14 2 (1.53%) Ranorex
14 2 (1.53%) Testopia
15 1 (0.76%) Appium
General
1 22 (16.79%) Retail
2 15 (11.45%) Finance
3 4 (3.05%) Billing
4 3 (2.29%) Banking
4 3 (2.29%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.53%) Law
6 1 (0.76%) Games
6 1 (0.76%) Military
Job Titles
1 46 (35.11%) Analyst
2 43 (32.82%) Developer
3 40 (30.53%) Test Analyst
4 29 (22.14%) Test Automation Developer
5 26 (19.85%) Tester
6 15 (11.45%) Test Engineer
7 11 (8.40%) Automation Tester
8 10 (7.63%) Developer in Test
8 10 (7.63%) Software Analyst
8 10 (7.63%) Software Test Analyst
8 10 (7.63%) Software Tester
9 9 (6.87%) Consultant
10 7 (5.34%) Automation Test Analyst
10 7 (5.34%) C# Developer
10 7 (5.34%) Test Specialist
11 6 (4.58%) C# Software Developer
11 6 (4.58%) Selenium Automation Tester
11 6 (4.58%) Selenium Tester
11 6 (4.58%) Software Developer
11 6 (4.58%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (19.85%) .NET
2 12 (9.16%) XML
3 9 (6.87%) HTML
4 6 (4.58%) ASP.NET
5 5 (3.82%) SOAP
6 4 (3.05%) REST
7 3 (2.29%) XHTML
8 2 (1.53%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (1.53%) Web Services
9 1 (0.76%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.76%) Ajax
9 1 (0.76%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 36 (27.48%) Client/Server
2 35 (26.72%) N-Tier
3 13 (9.92%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (6.87%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (5.34%) Computer Science
5 7 (5.34%) Replication
6 6 (4.58%) Virtual Team
7 4 (3.05%) Fintech
7 4 (3.05%) Reinsurance
8 2 (1.53%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.76%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 55 (41.98%) Windows
2 7 (5.34%) AIX
2 7 (5.34%) Unix
3 6 (4.58%) Solaris
4 1 (0.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (63.36%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (50.38%) Test Automation
3 37 (28.24%) Unit Testing
4 35 (26.72%) Event-Driven Architecture
4 35 (26.72%) Software Testing
5 30 (22.90%) Scrum
6 29 (22.14%) SDLC
7 27 (20.61%) Content Management
7 27 (20.61%) TDD
8 25 (19.08%) BDD
9 24 (18.32%) Performance Testing
10 20 (15.27%) Regression Testing
11 17 (12.98%) User Stories
12 14 (10.69%) Defect Management
12 14 (10.69%) Mentoring
13 13 (9.92%) Automation Testing
14 12 (9.16%) E-Commerce
15 10 (7.63%) Test Planning
15 10 (7.63%) User Acceptance Testing
16 9 (6.87%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 79 (60.31%) SQL
2 69 (52.67%) C#
3 11 (8.40%) T-SQL
4 7 (5.34%) Java
5 2 (1.53%) C
5 2 (1.53%) Groovy
5 2 (1.53%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.76%) C++
6 1 (0.76%) VB
Qualifications
1 37 (28.24%) ISEB
2 32 (24.43%) ISTQB
3 15 (11.45%) Degree
4 13 (9.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (2.29%) SC Cleared
5 3 (2.29%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.76%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (29.77%) QA
2 1 (0.76%) SDET
System Software
1 9 (6.87%) Hyper-V
1 9 (6.87%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 18 (13.74%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (3.82%) Control-M
3 2 (1.53%) vRealize
Vendors
1 29 (22.14%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.58%) SAP
3 4 (3.05%) ComArch
4 3 (2.29%) ATG
4 3 (2.29%) HP
4 3 (2.29%) hybris
4 3 (2.29%) Oracle
4 3 (2.29%) VMware
5 2 (1.53%) Arqiva
5 2 (1.53%) Citrix
5 2 (1.53%) SolarWinds
6 1 (0.76%) Google
Fareham, Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + 25 days Holiday + Great career pro
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £29000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Pension
Posted: 9 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £17500 - £20000 per annum + 26 days hol & flexi time
Posted: 10 days ago
Winchester
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 24 days ago