The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 63 63 77
Rank change year-on-year
0 +14
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 21 25 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.93% 3.23% 0.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.62% 3.89% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 21 15 8
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +17.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,100 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £44,250
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.70% +5.71%
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 Southampton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
580 642 749
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 80.89% 82.84% 85.60%
Number of salaries quoted 554 518 667
Median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,325
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +1.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £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 Southampton

The demand trend of job ads across the Southampton 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 Southampton

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Test Scripting Salary Trend in Southampton

Test Scripting
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Southampton

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 29 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 26 (86.67%) SQL
1 26 (86.67%) Selenium
2 25 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (76.67%) QA
4 20 (66.67%) C#
4 20 (66.67%) SDLC
5 17 (56.67%) SoapUI
5 17 (56.67%) Scrum
5 17 (56.67%) Performance Testing
6 15 (50.00%) TDD
6 15 (50.00%) ISEB
6 15 (50.00%) Windows
6 15 (50.00%) BDD
7 14 (46.67%) Retail
8 13 (43.33%) WebDriver
9 11 (36.67%) Cucumber
9 11 (36.67%) User Stories
9 11 (36.67%) Mentoring
9 11 (36.67%) NUnit
9 11 (36.67%) ISTQB
10 10 (33.33%) Unit Testing
11 9 (30.00%) Finance
11 9 (30.00%) SpecFlow
12 8 (26.67%) Automation Testing
12 8 (26.67%) Event-Driven Architecture
12 8 (26.67%) Client/Server
12 8 (26.67%) N-Tier
12 8 (26.67%) SQL Server
12 8 (26.67%) HP Quality Center
12 8 (26.67%) Degree

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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:

Applications
1 5 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.67%) MS Office
2 2 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (6.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) SAN
1 2 (6.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (26.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 26 (86.67%) Selenium
2 17 (56.67%) SoapUI
3 13 (43.33%) WebDriver
4 11 (36.67%) Cucumber
4 11 (36.67%) NUnit
5 9 (30.00%) SpecFlow
6 8 (26.67%) JIRA
General
1 14 (46.67%) Retail
2 9 (30.00%) Finance
3 1 (3.33%) Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (43.33%) Developer
2 11 (36.67%) Tester
3 10 (33.33%) Analyst
4 9 (30.00%) Automation Tester
5 8 (26.67%) Test Analyst
6 7 (23.33%) Software Analyst
6 7 (23.33%) Software Test Analyst
6 7 (23.33%) Test Specialist
7 6 (20.00%) Agile Tester
7 6 (20.00%) Selenium Automation Tester
7 6 (20.00%) Selenium Tester
7 6 (20.00%) Software Tester
8 5 (16.67%) Developer in Test
9 4 (13.33%) Senior Developer
9 4 (13.33%) Test Engineer
10 3 (10.00%) .NET Developer
10 3 (10.00%) Agile .NET Developer
10 3 (10.00%) Agile C# Developer
10 3 (10.00%) C# Software Developer
10 3 (10.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.67%) .NET
2 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.33%) HTML
3 1 (3.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) Client/Server
1 8 (26.67%) N-Tier
2 6 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 15 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (6.67%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (66.67%) SDLC
3 17 (56.67%) Performance Testing
3 17 (56.67%) Scrum
4 15 (50.00%) BDD
4 15 (50.00%) TDD
5 11 (36.67%) Mentoring
5 11 (36.67%) User Stories
6 10 (33.33%) Unit Testing
7 8 (26.67%) Automation Testing
7 8 (26.67%) Event-Driven Architecture
8 7 (23.33%) Software Testing
8 7 (23.33%) Test Planning
9 6 (20.00%) Defect Management
9 6 (20.00%) Software Engineering
10 5 (16.67%) Test Automation
11 2 (6.67%) ERP
12 1 (3.33%) Functional Testing
12 1 (3.33%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 26 (86.67%) SQL
2 20 (66.67%) C#
3 7 (23.33%) T-SQL
4 2 (6.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 15 (50.00%) ISEB
2 11 (36.67%) ISTQB
3 8 (26.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (76.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (26.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.67%) SAP
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