The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Basingstoke region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Strategy
Rank 77 71 71
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 1 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.13% 1.22% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 1.57% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 4
Average salary £33,000 £43,750 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.57% -10.25%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
541 508 511
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 71.47% 77.68% 75.59%
Number of salaries quoted 380 379 399
Average salary £43,500 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Test Strategy
Hampshire

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 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 4 (100.00%) ISEB
1 4 (100.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) J2ME
3 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) SOA
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) .NET
3 2 (50.00%) IIS
3 2 (50.00%) Blackberry
3 2 (50.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 2 (50.00%) WebSphere
3 2 (50.00%) JIRA
3 2 (50.00%) QA
3 2 (50.00%) Selenium
3 2 (50.00%) Maven
3 2 (50.00%) Test Management
3 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (50.00%) Manual Testing
3 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Android
3 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (50.00%) WebDriver
3 2 (50.00%) iPad
3 2 (50.00%) Cucumber

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (50.00%) IIS
1 2 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (25.00%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) JIRA
1 2 (50.00%) Selenium
1 2 (50.00%) Maven
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (50.00%) WebDriver
1 2 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (25.00%) Calabash
General
1 1 (25.00%) Military
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) QA Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) QA Manager
2 1 (25.00%) QA Test Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Test Team Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Test Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) J2ME
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) XSL
2 1 (25.00%) Middleware
2 1 (25.00%) SOAP
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Blackberry
1 2 (50.00%) iPad
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (25.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Android
2 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) SOA
1 2 (50.00%) Regression Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Scrum
1 2 (50.00%) Test Management
1 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (50.00%) Manual Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (50.00%) User Stories
2 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) ISEB
1 4 (100.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (50.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle