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

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Strategy
Rank 74 56 82
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +26
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.18% 0.22% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.25% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Median salary £52,500 £35,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% +6.06%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +3.26%
Test Strategy
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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
444 408 607
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 81.02% 89.87% 79.04%
Number of salaries quoted 395 321 430
Median salary £40,000 £47,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.89% +10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £64,000 £63,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Test Strategy
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

The demand trend of job ads across the Basingstoke region citing Test Strategy as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 19 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, IT jobs citing Test Strategy 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 Strategy.

1 4 (57.14%) WebDriver
1 4 (57.14%) C#
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
1 4 (57.14%) ISEB
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) ISTQB
1 4 (57.14%) QA
1 4 (57.14%) Selenium
1 4 (57.14%) Test Scripting
1 4 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (57.14%) TeamCity
1 4 (57.14%) Test Automation
2 3 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
2 3 (42.86%) Project Management
2 3 (42.86%) Incident Management
3 1 (14.29%) BDD
3 1 (14.29%) SpecFlow
3 1 (14.29%) TDD

Test Strategy
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 4 (57.14%) Selenium
1 4 (57.14%) TeamCity
1 4 (57.14%) WebDriver
2 1 (14.29%) SpecFlow
General
1 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Test Leader
2 3 (42.86%) Automation Test Lead
2 3 (42.86%) QA Leader
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Developer in Test
3 1 (14.29%) Telecoms Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (57.14%) Test Automation
1 4 (57.14%) Test Scripting
2 3 (42.86%) Incident Management
2 3 (42.86%) Project Management
2 3 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) BDD
3 1 (14.29%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) ISEB
1 4 (57.14%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) QA