Period
to 21 November 2017

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 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Hampshire > Portsmouth
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 70 85
Rank change year-on-year -15 +15 -3
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 3 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 0.43% 0.60% 0.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 0.65% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 6
Portsmouth median annual salary £32,500 £27,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.18% -42.11% +30.14%
10th Percentile £25,250 £26,250 £41,250
90th Percentile £62,750 £28,750 £55,000
Hampshire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% -10.26% +11.43%

Test Scripting is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Portsmouth
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 620 616 717
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 88.83% 92.49% 88.96%
Number of salaries quoted 542 593 625
Portsmouth median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £22,750 £27,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £58,750
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.66% -3.53% +1.80%

Test Scripting
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

Job postings citing Test Scripting as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth.

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 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Scripting in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
1 2 (66.67%) ISEB
2 1 (33.33%) Ariba
2 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Back Office
2 1 (33.33%) Workflow
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium
2 1 (33.33%) Web Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Gherkin
2 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Master Data Management
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Spend Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Core Interface
2 1 (33.33%) Scenario Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Thinking
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) cXML
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Data Management
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) Java

Test Scripting
Co-occurring 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Functional Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Functional Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Software Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Software Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Software Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) cXML
1 1 (33.33%) Gherkin
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Core Interface
1 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Thinking
1 1 (33.33%) Data Management
1 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Master Data Management
1 1 (33.33%) OOP
1 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Scenario Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 1 (33.33%) Spend Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
1 1 (33.33%) Web Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ISEB
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Ariba
1 1 (33.33%) SAP