The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the Winchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 41 20 38
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +18
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 5 29 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Winchester 2.82% 10.62% 4.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.38% 13.43% 5.58%
Number of salaries quoted 5 29 12
Average salary £35,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% +8.57%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -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 Winchester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Winchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
148 216 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Winchester 83.62% 79.12% 75.97%
Number of salaries quoted 145 205 212
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Winchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Winchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Scripting Jobs Demand Trend in Winchester

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Winchester

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

Test Scripting Salary Trend in Winchester

Test Scripting
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Winchester

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Winchester region citing Test Scripting also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Test Scripting.

1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) JUnit
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) JMeter
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Selenium
1 5 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 5 (100.00%) TestNG
1 5 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 5 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 5 (100.00%) SoapUI
2 4 (80.00%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (80.00%) Test Management
2 4 (80.00%) Manual Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Content Management
2 4 (80.00%) Automated Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Client/Server
2 4 (80.00%) N-Tier
2 4 (80.00%) HP
2 4 (80.00%) Web Services
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) User Stories

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Winchester region citing Test Scripting also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Test Scripting. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) JUnit
1 5 (100.00%) JMeter
1 5 (100.00%) Selenium
1 5 (100.00%) TestNG
1 5 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 5 (100.00%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Tester
1 4 (80.00%) Automated Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Client/Server
1 4 (80.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (80.00%) Test Management
2 4 (80.00%) Manual Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Content Management
2 4 (80.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (20.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) HP