The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Hampshire / Portsmouth
Rank 41 45 -
Rank change year-on-year +4 -  
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 12 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 3.76% 0.76% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.15% 0.93% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 0
Median salary £75,000 £30,750 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +143.90% -  
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 Portsmouth with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Portsmouth
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 289 216 261
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 90.60% 81.82% 85.02%
Number of salaries quoted 250 202 240
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £31,750 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Test Scripting
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Portsmouth 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 Portsmouth

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Salary trend for Test Scripting in Portsmouth

Test Scripting
Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Scripting in Portsmouth over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Scripting in Portsmouth

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 9 (75.00%) SAP
1 9 (75.00%) HP
2 8 (66.67%) Ariba
2 8 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 8 (66.67%) SuccessFactors
3 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (33.33%) Finance
5 3 (25.00%) Ruby
5 3 (25.00%) QA
6 2 (16.67%) Ruby on Rails
6 2 (16.67%) Linux
7 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
7 1 (8.33%) Automation Testing
7 1 (8.33%) Line Management
7 1 (8.33%) OOP
7 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
7 1 (8.33%) IBM
7 1 (8.33%) ISEB
7 1 (8.33%) C#
7 1 (8.33%) SQL
7 1 (8.33%) Oracle
7 1 (8.33%) Scrum
7 1 (8.33%) Regression Testing
7 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
7 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
7 1 (8.33%) Selenium
7 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
7 1 (8.33%) Web Testing
7 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
7 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth 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 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (66.67%) SuccessFactors
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Selenium
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) SAP Manager
1 9 (75.00%) SAP Test Manager
1 9 (75.00%) Test Manager
2 3 (25.00%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Test Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) QA Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) QA Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) QA Test Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) QA Test Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Test Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Web Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Web Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Web Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Automation Test Lead
4 1 (8.33%) Lead Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Software Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Software Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) Ruby on Rails
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) Automation Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Line Management
3 1 (8.33%) OOP
3 1 (8.33%) Regression Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Scrum
3 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (8.33%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) Ruby
2 1 (8.33%) C#
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) ISEB
1 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
1 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) HP
1 9 (75.00%) SAP
2 8 (66.67%) Ariba
3 1 (8.33%) IBM
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 6 days ago
Portsmouth
Talent Point
Salary: £25000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago