The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Hampshire region that had Test Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Specialist
Rank - 191 199
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Specialist 0 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire - 0.11% 0.025%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.11% 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 1
Median salary - £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,750 £47,500 £46,250
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +2.70%
Test Specialist
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hampshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3100 3575 3883
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 97.18% 97.23% 97.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2728 3025 3221
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,091 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.22% -

Test Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hampshire region that featured Test Specialist in the job title.

Test Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Test Specialist
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Test Specialist Salary Trend in Hampshire

Test Specialist Skill Set
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, Test Specialist job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hampshire region featuring Test Specialist in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) ISEB
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) JIRA
1 4 (100.00%) QA
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
1 4 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 4 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 4 (100.00%) Automation Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Defect Management

Test Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) JIRA
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
1 4 (100.00%) WebDriver
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Automation Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (50.00%) Defect Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) HP Quality Center