The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 50 68 71
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +3
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 5 13 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 1.14% 1.76% 0.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.35% 2.28% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 6
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Test Scripting
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
370 570 525
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 84.09% 77.03% 79.67%
Number of salaries quoted 271 408 379
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Scripting Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

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

Test Scripting Salary Trend in Basingstoke

Test Scripting
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Test Scripting also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Test Scripting.

1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) ERP
2 4 (57.14%) Sage
2 4 (57.14%) Business Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
3 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
3 1 (14.29%) Release Management
3 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Test Management
3 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
3 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
3 1 (14.29%) Peoplefluent
3 1 (14.29%) Lumesse
3 1 (14.29%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
3 1 (14.29%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) SLA
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) MS Project
3 1 (14.29%) MS Office
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
3 1 (14.29%) CRM

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Test Scripting also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Test Scripting. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Project
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) Support Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) Applications Support
2 4 (57.14%) Senior Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) Applications Support Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) Senior Support Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) PMO Assistant
3 1 (14.29%) Project Assistant
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support
3 1 (14.29%) Junior IT Support
3 1 (14.29%) Test Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Junior
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Business Analysis
1 4 (57.14%) ERP
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
2 1 (14.29%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
2 1 (14.29%) CRM
2 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Release Management
2 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Test Management
2 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
2 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
2 1 (14.29%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Sage
2 1 (14.29%) Peoplefluent
2 1 (14.29%) Lumesse
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix
Basingstoke, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £119.00 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + 26 days holiday, Medical, Pension
Posted: 5 days ago