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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 103 132 116
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -16
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 102 64 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.52% 1.61% 1.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.12% 2.06% 2.37%
Number of salaries quoted 66 63 77
Average salary £35,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £29,200
10% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £47,900 £47,500
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
3269 3103 3255
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 80.82% 77.95% 77.65%
Number of salaries quoted 2610 2620 2771
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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
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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
Portsmouth +12 33 £36,500 -2.66% 1
Fareham +1 13 £31,500 +16.66%
Basingstoke -1 13 £42,500 +11.11% 1
Southampton -1 10 £30,000 -14.28% 2
Aldershot +1 6 £45,000 +89.47%
Winchester -20 5 £35,000 -8.49%
Farnborough - 2 £46,250 - 1
Andover - 2 £32,000 -
Eastleigh - 1 £28,000 -
Hook - 1 £50,000 - 1
Test Scripting
South East

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 70 (44.87%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (36.54%) Selenium
3 56 (35.90%) SQL
4 55 (35.26%) QA
5 49 (31.41%) Scrum
6 46 (29.49%) WebDriver
7 44 (28.21%) HTML
8 42 (26.92%) Software Testing
9 39 (25.00%) Relational Database
10 36 (23.08%) CSS
11 35 (22.44%) .NET
11 35 (22.44%) Test Strategy
12 32 (20.51%) C#
12 32 (20.51%) Business Intelligence
12 32 (20.51%) MVC
13 31 (19.87%) WATIR
14 30 (19.23%) TDD
14 30 (19.23%) Retail
14 30 (19.23%) ISEB
14 30 (19.23%) ERP
15 29 (18.59%) E-Commerce
15 29 (18.59%) JavaScript
15 29 (18.59%) SQL Server
15 29 (18.59%) RDBMS
15 29 (18.59%) Ruby
15 29 (18.59%) Continuous Integration
15 29 (18.59%) Open Source
15 29 (18.59%) Cucumber
15 29 (18.59%) Gherkin
16 28 (17.95%) Java

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 24 (15.38%) IIS
2 22 (14.10%) Confluence
3 3 (1.92%) SharePoint Server
3 3 (1.92%) WebSphere
3 3 (1.92%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.64%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.64%) SAS
4 1 (0.64%) ArcGIS
4 1 (0.64%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.64%) WebLogic
Applications
1 23 (14.74%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.49%) MS Project
3 1 (0.64%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.64%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (0.64%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.64%) Oracle HRMS
1 1 (0.64%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (0.64%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.64%) Oracle iRecruitment
1 1 (0.64%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 19 (12.18%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 13 (8.33%) Internet
2 7 (4.49%) Firewall
3 2 (1.28%) HTTP
4 1 (0.64%) VPN
4 1 (0.64%) SMTP
4 1 (0.64%) IPsec
4 1 (0.64%) iSCSI
4 1 (0.64%) InfiniBand
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 29 (18.59%) SQL Server
2 29 (18.59%) RDBMS
3 22 (14.10%) RavenDB
4 10 (6.41%) MySQL
4 10 (6.41%) MongoDB
4 10 (6.41%) NoSQL
5 8 (5.13%) MS Access
6 5 (3.21%) Oracle Database
7 3 (1.92%) Oracle ODI
8 2 (1.28%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (1.28%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.64%) Oracle Discoverer
9 1 (0.64%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 57 (36.54%) Selenium
2 46 (29.49%) WebDriver
3 31 (19.87%) WATIR
4 29 (18.59%) Cucumber
5 25 (16.03%) JIRA
6 24 (15.38%) Git (software)
7 22 (14.10%) Rhino Mocks
7 22 (14.10%) Moq
7 22 (14.10%) TeamCity
7 22 (14.10%) NCrunch
7 22 (14.10%) ReSharper
7 22 (14.10%) NUnit
8 16 (10.26%) JUnit
8 16 (10.26%) TestNG
9 7 (4.49%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 7 (4.49%) Axure RP
9 7 (4.49%) SoapUI
9 7 (4.49%) Visual Studio
10 6 (3.85%) QuickTest Pro
10 6 (3.85%) JMeter
General
1 30 (19.23%) Retail
2 7 (4.49%) Finance
3 5 (3.21%) Legal
4 3 (1.92%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.28%) Electronics
6 1 (0.64%) Publishing
6 1 (0.64%) Military
6 1 (0.64%) Billing
6 1 (0.64%) Local Government
6 1 (0.64%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 73 (46.79%) Analyst
2 56 (35.90%) Test Analyst
3 31 (19.87%) QA Engineer
4 17 (10.90%) Quality Engineer
5 13 (8.33%) Developer
5 13 (8.33%) Automation Test Analyst
5 13 (8.33%) Automation Analyst
6 11 (7.05%) Tester
7 10 (6.41%) PHP Developer
8 9 (5.77%) Software Test Analyst
8 9 (5.77%) Test Engineer
9 8 (5.13%) Report Analyst
10 7 (4.49%) Systems Analyst
11 6 (3.85%) Senior Analyst
11 6 (3.85%) Senior Test Analyst
12 5 (3.21%) Applications Specialist
12 5 (3.21%) Test Specialist
13 4 (2.56%) Automation Specialist
13 4 (2.56%) Automated Tester
13 4 (2.56%) Project Support Assistant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (28.21%) HTML
2 36 (23.08%) CSS
3 35 (22.44%) .NET
4 29 (18.59%) Gherkin
5 26 (16.67%) jQuery
6 23 (14.74%) ASP.NET
7 22 (14.10%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 22 (14.10%) Dapper ORM
7 22 (14.10%) ASP.NET MVC
7 22 (14.10%) StructureMap
7 22 (14.10%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 22 (14.10%) Castle Windsor
7 22 (14.10%) Spring.NET
7 22 (14.10%) NHibernate
7 22 (14.10%) .NET Framework
7 22 (14.10%) MSMQ
8 10 (6.41%) Zend Framework
8 10 (6.41%) LAMP
9 7 (4.49%) Web Services
10 6 (3.85%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 29 (18.59%) Open Source
2 19 (12.18%) Blog
3 9 (5.77%) Computer Science
4 7 (4.49%) Kindle
5 5 (3.21%) Client/Server
5 5 (3.21%) EFT
5 5 (3.21%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.56%) N-Tier
6 4 (2.56%) EPoS
7 3 (1.92%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.28%) Blackberry
8 2 (1.28%) Replication
9 1 (0.64%) Clustering
9 1 (0.64%) CPLD
9 1 (0.64%) Physics
9 1 (0.64%) Human Factors
9 1 (0.64%) Firmware
9 1 (0.64%) iPhone
9 1 (0.64%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 16 (10.26%) Windows
2 11 (7.05%) Linux
3 4 (2.56%) UNIX
3 4 (2.56%) Ubuntu
3 4 (2.56%) CentOS
3 4 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (1.92%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.28%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (1.28%) Windows XP
5 2 (1.28%) AIX
5 2 (1.28%) Solaris
5 2 (1.28%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.28%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.64%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.64%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (44.87%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (31.41%) Scrum
3 42 (26.92%) Software Testing
4 35 (22.44%) Test Strategy
5 32 (20.51%) MVC
5 32 (20.51%) Business Intelligence
6 30 (19.23%) ERP
6 30 (19.23%) TDD
7 29 (18.59%) E-Commerce
7 29 (18.59%) Continuous Integration
8 27 (17.31%) Test Automation
9 22 (14.10%) BDD
9 22 (14.10%) Refactoring
9 22 (14.10%) Pair Programming
10 19 (12.18%) Benchmarking
10 19 (12.18%) Project Management
11 16 (10.26%) Automation Testing
12 15 (9.62%) User Acceptance Testing
13 14 (8.97%) SOA
13 14 (8.97%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 56 (35.90%) SQL
2 32 (20.51%) C#
3 29 (18.59%) JavaScript
3 29 (18.59%) Ruby
4 28 (17.95%) Java
5 25 (16.03%) VB.NET
6 11 (7.05%) PHP
7 10 (6.41%) PHP5
8 3 (1.92%) C
9 2 (1.28%) C++
10 1 (0.64%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.64%) Perl
10 1 (0.64%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.64%) Python
Qualifications
1 30 (19.23%) ISEB
2 22 (14.10%) ISTQB
3 20 (12.82%) Degree
4 13 (8.33%) Security Cleared
5 12 (7.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 12 (7.69%) SC Cleared
6 3 (1.92%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 1 (0.64%) HND
7 1 (0.64%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (35.26%) QA
2 7 (4.49%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.92%) SLA
4 1 (0.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.64%) COBIT
4 1 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 3 (1.92%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.64%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (6.41%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.92%) Tivoli
3 2 (1.28%) Netcool
3 2 (1.28%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 2 (1.28%) BMC PATROL
3 2 (1.28%) Control-M
4 1 (0.64%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 22 (14.10%) Endeca
1 22 (14.10%) RedPrairie
2 12 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 10 (6.41%) Zend
4 7 (4.49%) Oracle
5 6 (3.85%) SAP
6 5 (3.21%) HP
7 4 (2.56%) Red Hat
7 4 (2.56%) Rackspace
8 2 (1.28%) Citrix
8 2 (1.28%) Symbian
9 1 (0.64%) IBM
9 1 (0.64%) Intel
9 1 (0.64%) Siebel
9 1 (0.64%) Progress
9 1 (0.64%) BMC
9 1 (0.64%) Veritas
9 1 (0.64%) Fujitsu
9 1 (0.64%) Apple
9 1 (0.64%) McAfee
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £28000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hook, or Manchester
Networkers Plc
Salary: Up to UKP 50000 per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Totaljobs Group.
Salary: Competitive Salary + 29 Days Holiday & Group Pension Scheme
Posted: 10 days ago