The table below looks at the statistics for Test Strategy 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 Strategy over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Strategy
Rank 54 77 67
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -10
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 3 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.66% 0.28% 1.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.82% 0.38% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 1
Average salary £37,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,200 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
Test Strategy
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
368 532 538
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 80.53% 75.35% 77.30%
Number of salaries quoted 309 445 413
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,500 £58,750
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Test Strategy
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

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

Test Strategy Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Test Strategy
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

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

Test Strategy Salary Trend in Basingstoke

Test Strategy
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Test Strategy 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 Strategy.

1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) C++
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) Python
1 6 (100.00%) ISEB
1 6 (100.00%) Scrum
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 6 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 6 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Android
1 6 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 6 (100.00%) User Stories
1 6 (100.00%) Test Planning
2 3 (50.00%) C
2 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (50.00%) PyUnit
2 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (50.00%) NUnit
2 3 (50.00%) Electronics

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Test Strategy 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 Strategy. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) PyUnit
1 3 (50.00%) NUnit
General
1 3 (50.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 6 (100.00%) Test Engineer
1 6 (100.00%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Android
1 6 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Scrum
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 6 (100.00%) User Stories
1 6 (100.00%) Test Planning
2 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (50.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) C++
1 6 (100.00%) Python
2 3 (50.00%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) ISEB
1 6 (100.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (50.00%) Degree