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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Strategy over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Strategy
Rank 155 147 176
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +29
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 35 44 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.03% 1.20% 0.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.21% 1.40% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 35 20 17
Median salary £55,000 £46,250 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.91% +14.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £39,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £55,250 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £44,750
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +6.14%
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
2885 3146 3267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 84.83% 85.58% 83.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2515 2567 2692
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,550 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
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 Hampshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hampshire 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 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 29 June 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Strategy within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Aldershot - 10 £78,750 -
Fareham -20 7 £55,000 +2.80% 4
Basingstoke -7 4 £53,750 +53.57%
Winchester +19 3 £50,000 +5.26% 2
Southampton +4 2 £55,000 +37.50%
Test Strategy
South East

Test Strategy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Test Strategy.

1 37 (72.55%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (62.75%) Test Automation
3 29 (56.86%) Selenium
3 29 (56.86%) C#
4 23 (45.10%) ISTQB
5 20 (39.22%) SDLC
6 19 (37.25%) Test Planning
7 18 (35.29%) HP Quality Center
7 18 (35.29%) QA
7 18 (35.29%) HP UFT
8 17 (33.33%) Java
8 17 (33.33%) RUP
8 17 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
8 17 (33.33%) Bugzilla
8 17 (33.33%) V-Model
8 17 (33.33%) Waterfall
8 17 (33.33%) Ranorex
8 17 (33.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 17 (33.33%) Defect Management
8 17 (33.33%) Testopia
9 12 (23.53%) Coaching
9 12 (23.53%) WebDriver
10 9 (17.65%) TDD
11 8 (15.69%) JMeter
11 8 (15.69%) Performance Testing
11 8 (15.69%) Security Testing
12 7 (13.73%) Agile Testing
12 7 (13.73%) People Management
12 7 (13.73%) Service Delivery
12 7 (13.73%) ITIL

Test Strategy
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:

Applications
1 2 (3.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.88%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.84%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 29 (56.86%) Selenium
2 18 (35.29%) HP UFT
3 17 (33.33%) Bugzilla
3 17 (33.33%) Ranorex
3 17 (33.33%) Testopia
4 12 (23.53%) WebDriver
5 8 (15.69%) JMeter
6 4 (7.84%) TeamCity
7 3 (5.88%) NUnit
8 2 (3.92%) NSubstitute
8 2 (3.92%) SoapUI
8 2 (3.92%) SpecFlow
9 1 (1.96%) MSTest
General
1 6 (11.76%) Finance
1 6 (11.76%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.88%) Electronics
2 3 (5.88%) Manufacturing
2 3 (5.88%) Marketing
2 3 (5.88%) Publishing
3 1 (1.96%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (33.33%) Test Leader
2 16 (31.37%) Test Manager
3 11 (21.57%) Automation Test Lead
3 11 (21.57%) Head of Testing
4 7 (13.73%) Automation Team Leader
4 7 (13.73%) QA Manager
4 7 (13.73%) QA Test Manager
4 7 (13.73%) Team Leader
4 7 (13.73%) Test Team Leader
5 5 (9.80%) Developer
5 5 (9.80%) Developer in Test
5 5 (9.80%) Integration Engineer
5 5 (9.80%) Test and Integration Engineer
5 5 (9.80%) Test Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) C# Developer
6 4 (7.84%) Lead Developer
6 4 (7.84%) Test Automation Developer
7 3 (5.88%) Lead C# Developer
7 3 (5.88%) Systems Integration Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Systems Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.84%) .NET
2 2 (3.92%) EDI
2 2 (3.92%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.84%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (72.55%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (62.75%) Test Automation
3 20 (39.22%) SDLC
4 19 (37.25%) Test Planning
5 17 (33.33%) Defect Management
5 17 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
5 17 (33.33%) RUP
5 17 (33.33%) V-Model
5 17 (33.33%) Waterfall
6 12 (23.53%) Coaching
7 9 (17.65%) TDD
8 8 (15.69%) Performance Testing
8 8 (15.69%) Security Testing
9 7 (13.73%) Agile Testing
9 7 (13.73%) ITIL
9 7 (13.73%) People Management
9 7 (13.73%) Service Delivery
10 6 (11.76%) Automated Testing
10 6 (11.76%) Manual Testing
10 6 (11.76%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 29 (56.86%) C#
2 17 (33.33%) Java
3 4 (7.84%) C
4 2 (3.92%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (45.10%) ISTQB
2 17 (33.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 6 (11.76%) ISEB
4 4 (7.84%) SC Cleared
4 4 (7.84%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (35.29%) QA
Systems Management
1 18 (35.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (5.88%) SAP
2 1 (1.96%) Capita
2 1 (1.96%) HP
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