The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for Test Scripting skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 28 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
South East / Hampshire
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 127 143
Rank change year-on-year +41 +16  
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 84 59 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 2.73% 1.73% 1.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.13% 2.04% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 78 50 37
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £23,600
10% offered a salary of more than £41,200 £48,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% -  

Test Scripting is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Hampshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2680 2893 3202
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 86.96% 84.66% 84.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2299 2536 2638
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -1.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,200 £66,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Test Scripting
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire citing Test Scripting as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Test Scripting in Hampshire

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Salary trend for Test Scripting in Hampshire

Test Scripting
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Scripting in Hampshire over the 3 months to 28 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Scripting in Hampshire

Test Scripting
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Scripting within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 28 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southampton +28 26 £31,750 -2.30% 3
Winchester +12 18 £35,000 - 2
Basingstoke +10 13 £32,500 -40.90%
Portsmouth 0 9 £40,000 +45.45% 2
Farnborough - 5 £30,000 -
Fareham +5 2 £33,750 +3.84%
Andover - 1 £37,500 -
Petersfield - 1 £35,000 -
Test Scripting
South East

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 97 (58.79%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (44.24%) C#
3 67 (40.61%) Selenium
4 61 (36.97%) SQL
5 40 (24.24%) Microsoft
6 36 (21.82%) SAP
7 35 (21.21%) Software Testing
7 35 (21.21%) QA
7 35 (21.21%) Degree
8 34 (20.61%) Automation Testing
9 33 (20.00%) SQL Server
10 32 (19.39%) HP
10 32 (19.39%) ISEB
11 30 (18.18%) Windows
11 30 (18.18%) ISTQB
11 30 (18.18%) Regression Testing
11 30 (18.18%) Scrum
12 28 (16.97%) Java
12 28 (16.97%) SDLC
13 27 (16.36%) Test Strategy
13 27 (16.36%) HTML
14 24 (14.55%) Project Management
15 22 (13.33%) CSS
15 22 (13.33%) Finance
15 22 (13.33%) SoapUI
15 22 (13.33%) Unit Testing
16 21 (12.73%) Security Cleared
16 21 (12.73%) Analytical Skills
16 21 (12.73%) Microsoft Excel
17 20 (12.12%) Automated Testing

Test Scripting
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 8 (4.85%) CMS
2 1 (0.61%) SharePoint
Applications
1 21 (12.73%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (2.42%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (1.82%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 18 (10.91%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.21%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (9.70%) MySQL
2 16 (9.70%) Relational Database
3 15 (9.09%) MS Access
4 5 (3.03%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (3.03%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 5 (3.03%) SAP BW
5 1 (0.61%) Big Data
5 1 (0.61%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 67 (40.61%) Selenium
2 22 (13.33%) SoapUI
3 19 (11.52%) JIRA
4 17 (10.30%) HP UFT
5 16 (9.70%) Bugzilla
5 16 (9.70%) Trac
6 15 (9.09%) WebDriver
7 12 (7.27%) Team Foundation Server
8 10 (6.06%) SpecFlow
9 8 (4.85%) JMeter
9 8 (4.85%) MSTest
9 8 (4.85%) NUnit
10 2 (1.21%) Cucumber
10 2 (1.21%) Jenkins
10 2 (1.21%) Robot Framework
10 2 (1.21%) TeamCity
11 1 (0.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (0.61%) JIRA Agile
11 1 (0.61%) LoadRunner
11 1 (0.61%) SilkTest
General
1 22 (13.33%) Finance
2 13 (7.88%) Retail
3 10 (6.06%) Back Office
4 1 (0.61%) Banking
Job Titles
1 44 (26.67%) Analyst
2 36 (21.82%) Tester
3 27 (16.36%) Test Engineer
4 21 (12.73%) Software Tester
4 21 (12.73%) Test Analyst
5 20 (12.12%) Consultant
6 19 (11.52%) SAP Manager
6 19 (11.52%) SAP Test Manager
6 19 (11.52%) Test Manager
7 18 (10.91%) Software Test Engineer
8 17 (10.30%) Selenium Tester
8 17 (10.30%) Software Consultant
8 17 (10.30%) Test Leader
9 14 (8.48%) Developer
9 14 (8.48%) Implementation Consultant
10 13 (7.88%) Software Analyst
10 13 (7.88%) Software Test Analyst
11 12 (7.27%) Business Analyst
11 12 (7.27%) Software Implementation Consultant
12 10 (6.06%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (16.36%) HTML
2 22 (13.33%) CSS
3 8 (4.85%) .NET
4 2 (1.21%) EDI
4 2 (1.21%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (0.61%) Middleware
5 1 (0.61%) SOAP
5 1 (0.61%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (12.73%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (7.88%) Computer Science
3 8 (4.85%) Client/Server
3 8 (4.85%) N-Tier
4 6 (3.64%) Replication
5 3 (1.82%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.21%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.61%) Cyber Defence
Operating Systems
1 30 (18.18%) Windows
2 5 (3.03%) Linux
3 4 (2.42%) Android
3 4 (2.42%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.21%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (58.79%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (21.21%) Software Testing
3 34 (20.61%) Automation Testing
4 30 (18.18%) Regression Testing
4 30 (18.18%) Scrum
5 28 (16.97%) SDLC
6 27 (16.36%) Test Strategy
7 24 (14.55%) Project Management
8 22 (13.33%) Unit Testing
9 20 (12.12%) Automated Testing
10 19 (11.52%) Web Development
11 18 (10.91%) Performance Testing
11 18 (10.91%) Release Management
11 18 (10.91%) Service Delivery
11 18 (10.91%) TDD
11 18 (10.91%) Test Automation
12 17 (10.30%) Coaching
12 17 (10.30%) Waterfall
13 16 (9.70%) BDD
13 16 (9.70%) Issue Tracking
Programming Languages
1 73 (44.24%) C#
2 61 (36.97%) SQL
3 28 (16.97%) Java
4 14 (8.48%) T-SQL
5 8 (4.85%) C++
6 6 (3.64%) Ruby
7 5 (3.03%) Python
8 2 (1.21%) C
8 2 (1.21%) Perl
8 2 (1.21%) Tcl
9 1 (0.61%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 35 (21.21%) Degree
2 32 (19.39%) ISEB
3 30 (18.18%) ISTQB
4 21 (12.73%) Security Cleared
5 19 (11.52%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (21.21%) QA
2 6 (3.64%) PMO
3 2 (1.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 40 (24.24%) Microsoft
2 36 (21.82%) SAP
3 32 (19.39%) HP
4 18 (10.91%) Ariba
5 4 (2.42%) Oracle
6 1 (0.61%) IBM
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42500 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Pension, Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 7 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Thames Valley Police
Salary: £35,000 per annum dependant on exp (excellent benefits)
Posted: 20 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + 26 days hol
Posted: 9 days ago
Portsmouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 25 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + 26 days hol
Posted: 23 days ago