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

Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Hampshire / Winchester
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 31 56
Rank change year-on-year +12 +25  
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 14 12 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Winchester 14.58% 7.06% 1.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.09% 8.39% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 12 12 2
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - -3.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £35,250
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £35,000 £37,250
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 Winchester with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Winchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 87 143 199
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Winchester 90.63% 84.12% 83.97%
Number of salaries quoted 74 130 190
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.64% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,100 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Test Scripting
Job Vacancy Trend in Winchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Winchester 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 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 in Winchester.

Salary trend for Test Scripting in Winchester

Test Scripting
Salary Histogram in Winchester

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

Salary histogram for Test Scripting in Winchester

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

1 11 (78.57%) Windows
1 11 (78.57%) SQL
1 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (57.14%) User Acceptance Testing
2 8 (57.14%) Project Management
2 8 (57.14%) Mentoring
3 7 (50.00%) QA
4 6 (42.86%) Selenium
4 6 (42.86%) Release Management
4 6 (42.86%) Software Testing
4 6 (42.86%) Performance Testing
4 6 (42.86%) Document Management
4 6 (42.86%) Automated Testing
4 6 (42.86%) Configuration Management
4 6 (42.86%) Replication
4 6 (42.86%) Risk Assessment
4 6 (42.86%) Regression Testing
4 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
4 6 (42.86%) Time Management
4 6 (42.86%) V-Model
4 6 (42.86%) Waterfall
4 6 (42.86%) Test Strategy
4 6 (42.86%) Functional Testing
4 6 (42.86%) Non-Functional Testing
4 6 (42.86%) SDLC
4 6 (42.86%) Defect Tracking
4 6 (42.86%) PMO
4 6 (42.86%) IT Strategy
5 5 (35.71%) Event-Driven Architecture
5 5 (35.71%) SpecFlow

Test Scripting
Co-occurring IT Skills in Winchester 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 5 (35.71%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Selenium
2 5 (35.71%) HP UFT
2 5 (35.71%) JMeter
2 5 (35.71%) MSTest
2 5 (35.71%) NUnit
2 5 (35.71%) SoapUI
2 5 (35.71%) SpecFlow
2 5 (35.71%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) QA Tester
1 7 (50.00%) Tester
2 5 (35.71%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Software Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Replication
2 5 (35.71%) Client/Server
2 5 (35.71%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 11 (78.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (57.14%) Mentoring
2 8 (57.14%) Project Management
2 8 (57.14%) User Acceptance Testing
3 6 (42.86%) Automated Testing
3 6 (42.86%) Configuration Management
3 6 (42.86%) Defect Tracking
3 6 (42.86%) Document Management
3 6 (42.86%) Functional Testing
3 6 (42.86%) IT Strategy
3 6 (42.86%) Non-Functional Testing
3 6 (42.86%) Performance Testing
3 6 (42.86%) Regression Testing
3 6 (42.86%) Release Management
3 6 (42.86%) SDLC
3 6 (42.86%) Software Testing
3 6 (42.86%) Test Strategy
3 6 (42.86%) Time Management
3 6 (42.86%) V-Model
3 6 (42.86%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) SQL
2 5 (35.71%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (50.00%) QA
2 6 (42.86%) PMO
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
Winchester, Hampshire
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