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 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 56 58 84
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +26
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 23 24 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 3.18% 3.33% 0.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.84% 3.99% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 23 17 7
Median salary £30,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-29.41% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £31,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £46,500
UK excluding London median 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 Southampton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
599 601 746
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 82.73% 83.36% 85.26%
Number of salaries quoted 574 495 660
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
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 27 July 2016.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Southampton

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 33 (91.67%) Selenium
2 32 (88.89%) SQL
3 31 (86.11%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (77.78%) QA
5 25 (69.44%) SDLC
6 24 (66.67%) SoapUI
6 24 (66.67%) Performance Testing
6 24 (66.67%) C#
6 24 (66.67%) Regression Testing
7 23 (63.89%) Scrum
8 21 (58.33%) Windows
8 21 (58.33%) TDD
8 21 (58.33%) BDD
9 19 (52.78%) ISEB
10 16 (44.44%) Retail
11 14 (38.89%) WebDriver
12 13 (36.11%) Software Testing
13 12 (33.33%) Microsoft
13 12 (33.33%) T-SQL
13 12 (33.33%) NUnit
13 12 (33.33%) ISTQB
13 12 (33.33%) Cucumber
13 12 (33.33%) User Stories
13 12 (33.33%) Test Planning
13 12 (33.33%) Mentoring
13 12 (33.33%) Exploratory Testing
14 11 (30.56%) Unit Testing
15 10 (27.78%) SpecFlow
16 9 (25.00%) Finance
17 8 (22.22%) SQL Server

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 8 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.78%) MS Office
2 1 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.78%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) SAN
1 1 (2.78%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 33 (91.67%) Selenium
2 24 (66.67%) SoapUI
3 14 (38.89%) WebDriver
4 12 (33.33%) Cucumber
4 12 (33.33%) NUnit
5 10 (27.78%) SpecFlow
6 8 (22.22%) JIRA
General
1 16 (44.44%) Retail
2 9 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (2.78%) Banking
3 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (36.11%) Developer
2 12 (33.33%) Tester
3 10 (27.78%) Analyst
3 10 (27.78%) Automation Tester
4 9 (25.00%) Test Analyst
5 8 (22.22%) Test Engineer
6 7 (19.44%) Agile Tester
6 7 (19.44%) Selenium Automation Tester
6 7 (19.44%) Selenium Tester
6 7 (19.44%) Software Analyst
6 7 (19.44%) Software Test Analyst
6 7 (19.44%) Software Tester
6 7 (19.44%) Test Specialist
7 6 (16.67%) Developer in Test
8 4 (11.11%) Software Test Engineer
9 3 (8.33%) .NET Developer
9 3 (8.33%) C# Developer
9 3 (8.33%) C# Software Developer
9 3 (8.33%) Senior Developer
9 3 (8.33%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.11%) .NET
2 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.78%) HTML
3 1 (2.78%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.22%) Client/Server
1 8 (22.22%) N-Tier
2 7 (19.44%) Computer Science
2 7 (19.44%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.78%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 21 (58.33%) Windows
2 1 (2.78%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (86.11%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (69.44%) SDLC
3 24 (66.67%) Performance Testing
3 24 (66.67%) Regression Testing
4 23 (63.89%) Scrum
5 21 (58.33%) BDD
5 21 (58.33%) TDD
6 13 (36.11%) Software Testing
7 12 (33.33%) Exploratory Testing
7 12 (33.33%) Mentoring
7 12 (33.33%) Test Planning
7 12 (33.33%) User Stories
8 11 (30.56%) Unit Testing
9 8 (22.22%) Automation Testing
9 8 (22.22%) Event-Driven Architecture
10 7 (19.44%) Defect Management
10 7 (19.44%) Software Engineering
11 6 (16.67%) Test Automation
12 2 (5.56%) Functional Testing
13 1 (2.78%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 32 (88.89%) SQL
2 24 (66.67%) C#
3 12 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.78%) Java
Qualifications
1 19 (52.78%) ISEB
2 12 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 8 (22.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (77.78%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.78%) SAP
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £17500 - £22000 per annum + 26 days hol & flexi time
Posted: 6 days ago