The table below looks at the statistics for Test Strategy skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Strategy over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Strategy
Rank 149 159 148
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -11
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 45 29 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.22% 0.74% 1.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.45% 0.95% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 20 17 15
Average salary £46,250 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.77% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,650 £37,500 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £53,650 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.65%
Test Strategy
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hampshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3108 3059 2981
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 84.02% 77.70% 80.05%
Number of salaries quoted 2519 2493 2538
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
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 Hampshire

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

Test Strategy Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Test Strategy
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Test Strategy Salary Trend in Hampshire

Test Strategy
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Strategy across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Test Strategy Salary Histogram in Hampshire

Test Strategy
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Strategy within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Fareham - 16 £53,500 - 2
Petersfield - 3 - -
Winchester - 3 £47,500 - 1
Southampton -10 2 £40,000 -6.43%
Basingstoke +25 1 £35,000 -30.00%
Andover - 1 - -
Test Strategy
South East

Test Strategy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 39 (53.42%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (45.21%) Automated Testing
3 30 (41.10%) Selenium
4 27 (36.99%) Test Automation
5 25 (34.25%) Software Testing
6 24 (32.88%) ISTQB
6 24 (32.88%) Manual Testing
7 21 (28.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 18 (24.66%) JMeter
9 17 (23.29%) C#
10 16 (21.92%) Performance Testing
11 15 (20.55%) TDD
11 15 (20.55%) Statistics
11 15 (20.55%) Scrum
12 14 (19.18%) QA
12 14 (19.18%) NUnit
12 14 (19.18%) User Acceptance Testing
12 14 (19.18%) Security Testing
12 14 (19.18%) Unit Testing
13 13 (17.81%) NSubstitute
13 13 (17.81%) WebDriver
13 13 (17.81%) SDLC
14 12 (16.44%) Coaching
14 12 (16.44%) Continuous Delivery
14 12 (16.44%) Java
14 12 (16.44%) LoadUI
15 11 (15.07%) SoapUI
15 11 (15.07%) Finance
16 10 (13.70%) Publishing
16 10 (13.70%) JavaScript

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 1 (1.37%) WebLogic
1 1 (1.37%) JBoss
1 1 (1.37%) Tomcat
1 1 (1.37%) WebSphere
Development Applications
1 30 (41.10%) Selenium
2 18 (24.66%) JMeter
3 14 (19.18%) NUnit
4 13 (17.81%) WebDriver
4 13 (17.81%) NSubstitute
5 12 (16.44%) LoadUI
6 11 (15.07%) SoapUI
7 8 (10.96%) Eclipse
7 8 (10.96%) HP UFT
7 8 (10.96%) LoadRunner
8 1 (1.37%) TestComplete
8 1 (1.37%) Git (software)
8 1 (1.37%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (1.37%) WATIR
8 1 (1.37%) QUnit
8 1 (1.37%) PyUnit
8 1 (1.37%) JUnit
General
1 11 (15.07%) Finance
2 10 (13.70%) Publishing
3 7 (9.59%) Retail
4 5 (6.85%) Banking
5 1 (1.37%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 20 (27.40%) Test Engineer
2 16 (21.92%) Test Manager
3 13 (17.81%) Test Team Leader
3 13 (17.81%) Team Leader
3 13 (17.81%) Automation Team Leader
4 10 (13.70%) Test Coordinator
4 10 (13.70%) Coordinator
4 10 (13.70%) Tester
5 8 (10.96%) Business Analyst
5 8 (10.96%) Analyst
6 5 (6.85%) Systems Test Engineer
6 5 (6.85%) Integration Engineer
6 5 (6.85%) Systems Integration Engineer
6 5 (6.85%) Software Engineer
6 5 (6.85%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (5.48%) Software Test Engineer
8 3 (4.11%) Systems Test Analyst
8 3 (4.11%) Software Test Analyst
8 3 (4.11%) Business Test Analyst
8 3 (4.11%) Quality Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.22%) .NET
2 2 (2.74%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (20.55%) Statistics
2 5 (6.85%) Client/Server
3 4 (5.48%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.74%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.37%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.48%) Android
1 4 (5.48%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.37%) Windows
2 1 (1.37%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (53.42%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (45.21%) Automated Testing
3 27 (36.99%) Test Automation
4 25 (34.25%) Software Testing
5 24 (32.88%) Manual Testing
6 16 (21.92%) Performance Testing
7 15 (20.55%) TDD
7 15 (20.55%) Scrum
8 14 (19.18%) User Acceptance Testing
8 14 (19.18%) Security Testing
8 14 (19.18%) Unit Testing
9 13 (17.81%) SDLC
10 12 (16.44%) Coaching
10 12 (16.44%) Continuous Delivery
11 9 (12.33%) Test Planning
12 6 (8.22%) Continuous Improvement
12 6 (8.22%) Non-Functional Testing
12 6 (8.22%) Test Scripting
12 6 (8.22%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (8.22%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 17 (23.29%) C#
2 12 (16.44%) Java
3 10 (13.70%) JavaScript
4 7 (9.59%) C
5 6 (8.22%) SQL
6 4 (5.48%) Python
6 4 (5.48%) C++
7 1 (1.37%) PHP
7 1 (1.37%) VBScript
7 1 (1.37%) VB
Qualifications
1 24 (32.88%) ISTQB
2 21 (28.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 8 (10.96%) ISEB
4 6 (8.22%) Degree
4 6 (8.22%) SC Cleared
4 6 (8.22%) Security Cleared
5 4 (5.48%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 4 (5.48%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (1.37%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (19.18%) QA
2 1 (1.37%) SLA
Systems Management
1 8 (10.96%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (9.59%) HP
2 5 (6.85%) Capita
3 4 (5.48%) Oracle
3 4 (5.48%) IBM
4 1 (1.37%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.37%) Telerik
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
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Posted: 19 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Zurich
Salary: Competitive
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