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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Hampshire / Southampton
Rank 43 77 66
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -11
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 32 10 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 5.04% 1.28% 2.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.87% 1.56% 2.68%
Number of salaries quoted 32 7 17
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,800 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,750 £42,500 £57,500
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 Southampton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
545 643 820
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 85.83% 82.23% 86.41%
Number of salaries quoted 495 599 669
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £28,700 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £68,500 £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 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 20 February 2017.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Southampton

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 45 (75.00%) C#
2 44 (73.33%) SQL
3 35 (58.33%) Microsoft
4 31 (51.67%) HTML
5 29 (48.33%) CSS
6 27 (45.00%) MS Excel
7 25 (41.67%) Web Development
8 24 (40.00%) SQL Server
9 23 (38.33%) Agile Software Development
9 23 (38.33%) Analytical Skills
10 21 (35.00%) Scrum
10 21 (35.00%) MS Access
10 21 (35.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
11 20 (33.33%) Degree
12 19 (31.67%) Computer Science
13 18 (30.00%) Coaching
14 17 (28.33%) SDLC
15 16 (26.67%) Project Management
16 15 (25.00%) Software Testing
17 14 (23.33%) Selenium
18 13 (21.67%) Time Management
19 12 (20.00%) ISEB
20 10 (16.67%) Windows
20 10 (16.67%) Regression Testing
21 9 (15.00%) T-SQL
21 9 (15.00%) SoapUI
21 9 (15.00%) Unit Testing
22 8 (13.33%) Retail
22 8 (13.33%) Docker
22 8 (13.33%) DevOps

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 27 (45.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.33%) MS Office
3 1 (1.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.67%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.67%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (3.33%) SAP R/3
2 1 (1.67%) SAP Retail
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 21 (35.00%) MS Access
3 8 (13.33%) MySQL
4 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 14 (23.33%) Selenium
2 9 (15.00%) SoapUI
3 3 (5.00%) HP UFT
4 1 (1.67%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.67%) JIRA
4 1 (1.67%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.67%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (13.33%) Retail
2 5 (8.33%) Back Office
3 1 (1.67%) Billing
3 1 (1.67%) Finance
3 1 (1.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (36.67%) Consultant
2 19 (31.67%) Implementation Consultant
3 17 (28.33%) Software Consultant
4 15 (25.00%) Developer
5 14 (23.33%) Software Implementation Consultant
6 13 (21.67%) Test Engineer
7 11 (18.33%) SQL Server Consultant
8 10 (16.67%) Software Test Engineer
9 7 (11.67%) C# Developer
9 7 (11.67%) C# Software Developer
9 7 (11.67%) Software Developer
9 7 (11.67%) SQL Developer
10 6 (10.00%) Implementation Specialist
11 5 (8.33%) Analyst
11 5 (8.33%) Technical Consultant
11 5 (8.33%) Web Consultant
12 4 (6.67%) .NET Developer
12 4 (6.67%) .NET Software Developer
12 4 (6.67%) PHP Developer
12 4 (6.67%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (51.67%) HTML
2 29 (48.33%) CSS
3 8 (13.33%) Ext JS
4 6 (10.00%) .NET
5 4 (6.67%) Catalyst
5 4 (6.67%) CGI
5 4 (6.67%) mod_perl
5 4 (6.67%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 23 (38.33%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (31.67%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (1.67%) Android
2 1 (1.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (41.67%) Web Development
2 23 (38.33%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (35.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
3 21 (35.00%) Scrum
4 18 (30.00%) Coaching
5 17 (28.33%) SDLC
6 16 (26.67%) Project Management
7 15 (25.00%) Software Testing
8 13 (21.67%) Time Management
9 10 (16.67%) Regression Testing
10 9 (15.00%) Unit Testing
11 8 (13.33%) DevOps
11 8 (13.33%) Test Planning
12 7 (11.67%) Exploratory Testing
12 7 (11.67%) Performance Testing
13 5 (8.33%) Automation Testing
13 5 (8.33%) BDD
13 5 (8.33%) Software Engineering
13 5 (8.33%) TDD
14 4 (6.67%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 45 (75.00%) C#
2 44 (73.33%) SQL
3 9 (15.00%) T-SQL
4 8 (13.33%) Perl
4 8 (13.33%) PHP
5 7 (11.67%) Java
6 6 (10.00%) C++
7 4 (6.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 20 (33.33%) Degree
2 12 (20.00%) ISEB
3 6 (10.00%) ISTQB
4 2 (3.33%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.33%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.67%) QA
System Software
1 8 (13.33%) Docker
Vendors
1 35 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.67%) Oracle
2 4 (6.67%) SAP
3 3 (5.00%) HP
4 2 (3.33%) IBM
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