The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 49 - 43
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 4 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 1.32% - 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.52% - 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 1
Average salary £27,500 - £24,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
Test Scripting
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Portsmouth region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
264 344 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 87.13% 87.31% 75.18%
Number of salaries quoted 246 319 199
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,750 £55,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Portsmouth region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Scripting Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Portsmouth region.

Test Scripting Salary Trend in Portsmouth

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 5 (83.33%) ISEB
1 5 (83.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (50.00%) QA
2 3 (50.00%) Selenium
2 3 (50.00%) Citrix
2 3 (50.00%) SAN
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) HP
2 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (50.00%) Unix
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) HTML
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 3 (50.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 2 (33.33%) Case Management
3 2 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 2 (33.33%) T-Plan
3 2 (33.33%) SoapUI
3 2 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (33.33%) User Stories
3 2 (33.33%) Black-Box Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Selenium IDE
3 2 (33.33%) SAP
3 2 (33.33%) MySQL
3 2 (33.33%) Windows

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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.

Business Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Selenium
2 2 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 2 (33.33%) Selenium IDE
2 2 (33.33%) SoapUI
2 2 (33.33%) Toad
3 1 (16.67%) Bugzilla
3 1 (16.67%) JIRA
3 1 (16.67%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Test Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Tester
2 3 (50.00%) IT Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Software Tester
3 2 (33.33%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
1 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (50.00%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Unix
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) Black-Box Testing
1 2 (33.33%) Case Management
1 2 (33.33%) Decision Table
1 2 (33.33%) Manual Testing
1 2 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
1 2 (33.33%) Regression Testing
1 2 (33.33%) Scrum
1 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
1 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
1 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (33.33%) User Stories
1 2 (33.33%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) ISEB
1 5 (83.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (50.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Citrix
1 3 (50.00%) HP
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) SAP
2 2 (33.33%) T-Plan
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