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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Hampshire / Winchester
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 24 54
Rank change year-on-year -6 +30  
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 12 18 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Winchester 8.22% 9.33% 1.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.57% 11.32% 1.97%
Number of salaries quoted 11 16 4
Median salary £38,750 £35,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.71% +1.44%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year +14.28% -2.77%  

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 140 159 203
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Winchester 95.89% 82.38% 86.38%
Number of salaries quoted 127 151 197
Median salary £40,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +3.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £35,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Scripting in Winchester

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 22 (84.62%) Test Automation
2 20 (76.92%) SQL
3 19 (73.08%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (69.23%) Windows
5 14 (53.85%) Selenium
6 13 (50.00%) C#
6 13 (50.00%) WebDriver
7 12 (46.15%) SpecFlow
8 11 (42.31%) JMeter
8 11 (42.31%) Client/Server
8 11 (42.31%) N-Tier
8 11 (42.31%) HP UFT
8 11 (42.31%) User Acceptance Testing
8 11 (42.31%) QA
8 11 (42.31%) Unit Testing
8 11 (42.31%) CMS
8 11 (42.31%) NUnit
8 11 (42.31%) Content Management
8 11 (42.31%) Event-Driven Architecture
8 11 (42.31%) MSTest
8 11 (42.31%) SoapUI
8 11 (42.31%) SDET
9 10 (38.46%) Mentoring
10 9 (34.62%) Software Testing
10 9 (34.62%) Project Management
11 7 (26.92%) Configuration Management
11 7 (26.92%) Regression Testing
11 7 (26.92%) Document Management
11 7 (26.92%) Replication
11 7 (26.92%) Risk Assessment

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 11 (42.31%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) Internet
2 1 (3.85%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (53.85%) Selenium
2 13 (50.00%) WebDriver
3 12 (46.15%) SpecFlow
4 11 (42.31%) HP UFT
4 11 (42.31%) JMeter
4 11 (42.31%) MSTest
4 11 (42.31%) NUnit
4 11 (42.31%) SoapUI
5 2 (7.69%) JIRA
6 1 (3.85%) TeamCity
6 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (19.23%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Banking
2 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (46.15%) Developer
2 11 (42.31%) Software Developer
3 7 (26.92%) QA Tester
3 7 (26.92%) Tester
4 5 (19.23%) Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Business Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Test Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) C# Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Consultant
7 1 (3.85%) Graduate C# Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Graduate Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Manual Test Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Network Consultant
7 1 (3.85%) QA Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) QA Leader
7 1 (3.85%) QA Test Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Software Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Software Test Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Team Leader
7 1 (3.85%) VMware Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 11 (42.31%) Client/Server
1 11 (42.31%) N-Tier
2 7 (26.92%) Replication
3 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 18 (69.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (84.62%) Test Automation
2 19 (73.08%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (42.31%) Content Management
3 11 (42.31%) Event-Driven Architecture
3 11 (42.31%) SDET
3 11 (42.31%) Unit Testing
3 11 (42.31%) User Acceptance Testing
4 10 (38.46%) Mentoring
5 9 (34.62%) Project Management
5 9 (34.62%) Software Testing
6 7 (26.92%) Configuration Management
6 7 (26.92%) Document Management
6 7 (26.92%) Functional Testing
6 7 (26.92%) Non-Functional Testing
6 7 (26.92%) Performance Testing
6 7 (26.92%) Regression Testing
6 7 (26.92%) Release Management
6 7 (26.92%) Risk Assessment
6 7 (26.92%) Test Strategy
6 7 (26.92%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 20 (76.92%) SQL
2 13 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (7.69%) Java
4 1 (3.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) ISTQB
2 2 (7.69%) ISEB
2 2 (7.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (42.31%) QA
2 7 (26.92%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) vRealize
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.85%) Arqiva
2 1 (3.85%) Cisco
2 1 (3.85%) HP
2 1 (3.85%) VMware
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42500 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago