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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 58 48 66
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +18
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 10 9 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 2.00% 2.13% 1.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.50% 2.49% 2.46%
Number of salaries quoted 10 8 10
Median salary £33,500 £41,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-19.27% -17.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £23,550 £32,200
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £41,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
400 362 529
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 80.16% 85.58% 81.13%
Number of salaries quoted 368 268 410
Median salary £39,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £29,725 £29,800
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

The demand trend of job ads across the Basingstoke region citing Test Scripting as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, 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 Basingstoke region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 22 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 17 (77.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 17 (77.27%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (77.27%) Selenium
3 16 (72.73%) ISEB
4 13 (59.09%) Scrum
5 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
5 12 (54.55%) Manual Testing
5 12 (54.55%) Data Protection
5 12 (54.55%) Degree
5 12 (54.55%) JMeter
5 12 (54.55%) Visual Studio
5 12 (54.55%) SOAP
5 12 (54.55%) REST
6 9 (40.91%) ISTQB
7 5 (22.73%) Replication
7 5 (22.73%) Software Testing
7 5 (22.73%) Load Balancing
7 5 (22.73%) QA
7 5 (22.73%) ITIL
7 5 (22.73%) Unix
7 5 (22.73%) AIX
7 5 (22.73%) Solaris
7 5 (22.73%) E-Commerce
7 5 (22.73%) Control-M
7 5 (22.73%) Project Management
7 5 (22.73%) ITIL V3
7 5 (22.73%) Non-Functional Testing
7 5 (22.73%) HP Quality Center
7 5 (22.73%) Operational Acceptance Testing

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke 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 17 (77.27%) Selenium
2 12 (54.55%) JMeter
2 12 (54.55%) Visual Studio
3 4 (18.18%) TeamCity
3 4 (18.18%) WebDriver
4 1 (4.55%) HP UFT
4 1 (4.55%) SpecFlow
Job Titles
1 13 (59.09%) Analyst
1 13 (59.09%) Test Analyst
2 7 (31.82%) Senior Analyst
2 7 (31.82%) Senior Test Analyst
3 5 (22.73%) Tester
4 4 (18.18%) OAT Tester
5 3 (13.64%) Automation Test Lead
5 3 (13.64%) QA Leader
5 3 (13.64%) Test Leader
6 1 (4.55%) .NET Developer
6 1 (4.55%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (4.55%) C# Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Developer in Test
6 1 (4.55%) OAT Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) OAT Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (54.55%) REST
1 12 (54.55%) SOAP
2 4 (18.18%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Replication
2 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (18.18%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) AIX
1 5 (22.73%) Solaris
1 5 (22.73%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 17 (77.27%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (59.09%) Scrum
4 12 (54.55%) Data Protection
4 12 (54.55%) Manual Testing
5 5 (22.73%) E-Commerce
5 5 (22.73%) ITIL
5 5 (22.73%) ITIL V3
5 5 (22.73%) Load Balancing
5 5 (22.73%) Non-Functional Testing
5 5 (22.73%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 5 (22.73%) Project Management
5 5 (22.73%) Software Testing
6 4 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (18.18%) Performance Improvement
6 4 (18.18%) Test Strategy
7 1 (4.55%) BDD
7 1 (4.55%) Product Management
7 1 (4.55%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) C#
Qualifications
1 17 (77.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 16 (72.73%) ISEB
3 12 (54.55%) Degree
4 9 (40.91%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (22.73%) Control-M
1 5 (22.73%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) ATG
2 1 (4.55%) hybris