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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Hampshire / Portsmouth
Rank 51 55 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 4 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 1.44% 1.18% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.61% 1.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 0
Median salary £75,000 £27,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+172.72% -
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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
248 300 345
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 89.21% 88.76% 89.38%
Number of salaries quoted 219 277 313
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £71,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

The demand trend of job ads across the Portsmouth 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 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 20 January 2017, 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 6 (100.00%) SAP
2 4 (66.67%) HP
2 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) SuccessFactors
3 3 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (50.00%) Ariba
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) MySQL
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 2 (33.33%) ISEB
4 2 (33.33%) Toad
4 2 (33.33%) Regression Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Decision Table
4 2 (33.33%) Scrum
4 2 (33.33%) Black-Box Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Selenium IDE
4 2 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (33.33%) Cucumber
4 2 (33.33%) T-Plan
4 2 (33.33%) SoapUI
4 2 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (33.33%) User Stories
4 2 (33.33%) QA
4 2 (33.33%) Selenium
4 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Manual Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Robot Framework
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth 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 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Cucumber
1 2 (33.33%) Robot Framework
1 2 (33.33%) Selenium
1 2 (33.33%) Selenium IDE
1 2 (33.33%) SoapUI
1 2 (33.33%) Toad
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) SAP Manager
1 4 (66.67%) SAP Test Manager
1 4 (66.67%) Test Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Software Tester
2 2 (33.33%) Tester
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (33.33%) Black-Box Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Case Management
3 2 (33.33%) Decision Table
3 2 (33.33%) Exploratory Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (33.33%) User Stories
3 2 (33.33%) V-Model
4 1 (16.67%) Line Management
4 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) ISEB
1 2 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) SAP
2 4 (66.67%) HP
3 3 (50.00%) Ariba
4 2 (33.33%) T-Plan
5 1 (16.67%) IBM
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle