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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 59 69 62
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -7
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 18 12 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.86% 1.67% 2.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.44% 1.94% 3.05%
Number of salaries quoted 18 10 17
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,350 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £38,750 £40,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
523 620 656
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 83.15% 86.47% 84.86%
Number of salaries quoted 421 567 548
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £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 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 9 December 2016.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Southampton

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 37 (74.00%) SQL
2 32 (64.00%) C#
3 28 (56.00%) Microsoft
4 26 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (50.00%) MS Excel
6 22 (44.00%) Scrum
6 22 (44.00%) SDLC
7 18 (36.00%) HTML
8 17 (34.00%) Selenium
9 16 (32.00%) Performance Testing
9 16 (32.00%) Analytical Skills
9 16 (32.00%) SoapUI
9 16 (32.00%) CSS
10 15 (30.00%) Regression Testing
10 15 (30.00%) Windows
10 15 (30.00%) MS Access
10 15 (30.00%) Computer Science
10 15 (30.00%) Web Development
10 15 (30.00%) Degree
11 14 (28.00%) BDD
11 14 (28.00%) TDD
12 13 (26.00%) Software Testing
12 13 (26.00%) SQL Server
12 13 (26.00%) QA
13 12 (24.00%) Test Planning
13 12 (24.00%) T-SQL
13 12 (24.00%) ISEB
13 12 (24.00%) Exploratory Testing
13 12 (24.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
14 10 (20.00%) Retail

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 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 25 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.00%) MS Office
2 1 (2.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) SAP R/3
2 1 (2.00%) SAP Retail
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (30.00%) MS Access
2 13 (26.00%) SQL Server
3 8 (16.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 17 (34.00%) Selenium
2 16 (32.00%) SoapUI
3 4 (8.00%) WebDriver
4 3 (6.00%) Cucumber
4 3 (6.00%) NUnit
4 3 (6.00%) SpecFlow
5 1 (2.00%) HP UFT
5 1 (2.00%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.00%) JIRA
5 1 (2.00%) TeamCity
General
1 10 (20.00%) Retail
2 8 (16.00%) Finance
3 1 (2.00%) Banking
3 1 (2.00%) Billing
3 1 (2.00%) Marketing
3 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (32.00%) Developer
2 11 (22.00%) Consultant
2 11 (22.00%) Implementation Consultant
3 9 (18.00%) Tester
4 8 (16.00%) Software Tester
5 7 (14.00%) C# Developer
5 7 (14.00%) C# Software Developer
5 7 (14.00%) Implementation Specialist
5 7 (14.00%) Software Consultant
5 7 (14.00%) Software Developer
5 7 (14.00%) Software Implementation Consultant
5 7 (14.00%) SQL Developer
5 7 (14.00%) Test Engineer
6 6 (12.00%) .NET Developer
6 6 (12.00%) .NET Software Developer
6 6 (12.00%) Agile Tester
6 6 (12.00%) Automation Tester
6 6 (12.00%) Selenium Automation Tester
6 6 (12.00%) Selenium Tester
6 6 (12.00%) SQL Server Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (36.00%) HTML
2 16 (32.00%) CSS
3 8 (16.00%) .NET
3 8 (16.00%) Ext JS
4 4 (8.00%) Catalyst
4 4 (8.00%) CGI
4 4 (8.00%) mod_perl
4 4 (8.00%) Symfony
5 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (32.00%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (30.00%) Computer Science
3 6 (12.00%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (4.00%) Client/Server
4 2 (4.00%) N-Tier
5 1 (2.00%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.00%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 15 (30.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (44.00%) Scrum
2 22 (44.00%) SDLC
3 16 (32.00%) Performance Testing
4 15 (30.00%) Regression Testing
4 15 (30.00%) Web Development
5 14 (28.00%) BDD
5 14 (28.00%) TDD
6 13 (26.00%) Software Testing
7 12 (24.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
7 12 (24.00%) Exploratory Testing
7 12 (24.00%) Test Planning
8 10 (20.00%) Time Management
8 10 (20.00%) Unit Testing
9 9 (18.00%) Coaching
9 9 (18.00%) Project Management
10 8 (16.00%) DevOps
11 7 (14.00%) Software Engineering
12 4 (8.00%) Front End Development
12 4 (8.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 37 (74.00%) SQL
2 32 (64.00%) C#
3 12 (24.00%) T-SQL
4 8 (16.00%) Perl
4 8 (16.00%) PHP
5 4 (8.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 15 (30.00%) Degree
2 12 (24.00%) ISEB
3 9 (18.00%) ISTQB
4 2 (4.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (26.00%) QA
System Software
1 8 (16.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 28 (56.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.00%) SAP
3 3 (6.00%) HP
3 3 (6.00%) Oracle
4 2 (4.00%) IBM
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