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 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Strategy
South East / Hampshire
Rank 133 166 173
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +7
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 31 22 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.08% 0.66% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.25% 0.77% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 12 16 14
Median salary £41,250 £61,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-33.19% +37.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £35,925
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -

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
2475 2852 3233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 86.36% 86.03% 83.63%
Number of salaries quoted 2068 2517 2778
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 £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,427 £66,000 £63,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 27 February 2017.

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 27 February 2017. 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 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
Eastleigh - 4 £40,000 -
Fareham - 3 - - 1
Basingstoke +4 2 £45,000 -25.00%
Farnborough -6 2 £57,500 -
Southampton +12 1 £42,500 -22.72%
Winchester +12 1 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Test Strategy
South East

Test Strategy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 27 (36.49%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (32.43%) SQL
3 22 (29.73%) Team Foundation Server
4 19 (25.68%) Selenium
5 18 (24.32%) Test Scripting
6 17 (22.97%) SAP
7 15 (20.27%) Java
7 15 (20.27%) HP
7 15 (20.27%) Functional Testing
7 15 (20.27%) Non-Functional Testing
8 14 (18.92%) Integration Testing
9 13 (17.57%) SC Cleared
9 13 (17.57%) Security Cleared
9 13 (17.57%) Test Automation
9 13 (17.57%) Manual Testing
9 13 (17.57%) Business Intelligence
10 12 (16.22%) Microsoft
10 12 (16.22%) Finance
10 12 (16.22%) Stakeholder Management
11 11 (14.86%) Scrum
11 11 (14.86%) Release Management
11 11 (14.86%) Analytical Skills
11 11 (14.86%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
12 10 (13.51%) Microsoft Azure
12 10 (13.51%) User Acceptance Testing
12 10 (13.51%) Visual Studio Team System
12 10 (13.51%) Automated Testing
12 10 (13.51%) JMeter
12 10 (13.51%) MS Excel
12 10 (13.51%) Visual Studio

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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (9.46%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.35%) CMS
2 1 (1.35%) Confluence
2 1 (1.35%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.35%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (13.51%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.35%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (6.76%) Payment Gateway
1 5 (6.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (13.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.35%) Basecamp
2 1 (1.35%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.35%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.35%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.81%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (8.11%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.05%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.35%) DB2
4 1 (1.35%) Endeca
Development Applications
1 22 (29.73%) Team Foundation Server
2 19 (25.68%) Selenium
3 10 (13.51%) JMeter
3 10 (13.51%) Visual Studio
3 10 (13.51%) Visual Studio Team System
4 7 (9.46%) SoapUI
5 6 (8.11%) HP UFT
5 6 (8.11%) LoadUI
6 5 (6.76%) WebDriver
7 4 (5.41%) Bugzilla
7 4 (5.41%) Ranorex
7 4 (5.41%) Testopia
8 2 (2.70%) Cucumber
8 2 (2.70%) TeamCity
8 2 (2.70%) TestNG
9 1 (1.35%) Git (software)
9 1 (1.35%) Jenkins
9 1 (1.35%) NeoLoad
9 1 (1.35%) SpecFlow
9 1 (1.35%) TestComplete
General
1 12 (16.22%) Finance
2 9 (12.16%) Telecoms
3 6 (8.11%) Manufacturing
4 5 (6.76%) Electronics
4 5 (6.76%) Marketing
5 2 (2.70%) Retail
6 1 (1.35%) Games
Job Titles
1 31 (41.89%) Analyst
2 30 (40.54%) Test Analyst
3 20 (27.03%) Test Leader
4 13 (17.57%) Senior Analyst
4 13 (17.57%) Senior Test Analyst
4 13 (17.57%) Test Manager
5 10 (13.51%) Lead Test Analyst
6 7 (9.46%) SQL Analyst
7 6 (8.11%) Automation Test Analyst
8 5 (6.76%) Agile Test Analyst
8 5 (6.76%) IT Analyst
8 5 (6.76%) Manual Test Analyst
8 5 (6.76%) QA Engineer
8 5 (6.76%) Quality Engineer
8 5 (6.76%) Software QA Engineer
8 5 (6.76%) Software Quality Engineer
8 5 (6.76%) Tester
9 4 (5.41%) ETL Tester
10 3 (4.05%) QC Analyst
10 3 (4.05%) Senior Project Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.81%) .NET
2 5 (6.76%) HTML
3 3 (4.05%) CSS
3 3 (4.05%) Web Services
4 2 (2.70%) SOAP
5 1 (1.35%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.35%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.35%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.35%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (1.35%) CSS3
5 1 (1.35%) HTML5
5 1 (1.35%) JMS
5 1 (1.35%) jQuery
5 1 (1.35%) Middleware
5 1 (1.35%) ODBC
5 1 (1.35%) REST
5 1 (1.35%) RESTful
5 1 (1.35%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (1.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.86%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.05%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.70%) iPad
4 1 (1.35%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.35%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.35%) iSeries
4 1 (1.35%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.35%) Linux
1 1 (1.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (36.49%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (24.32%) Test Scripting
3 15 (20.27%) Functional Testing
3 15 (20.27%) Non-Functional Testing
4 14 (18.92%) Integration Testing
5 13 (17.57%) Business Intelligence
5 13 (17.57%) Manual Testing
5 13 (17.57%) Test Automation
6 12 (16.22%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (14.86%) Release Management
7 11 (14.86%) Scrum
7 11 (14.86%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
8 10 (13.51%) Automated Testing
8 10 (13.51%) User Acceptance Testing
9 9 (12.16%) System Testing
10 8 (10.81%) ETL
10 8 (10.81%) SDLC
10 8 (10.81%) TDD
11 7 (9.46%) Test Management
12 6 (8.11%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (32.43%) SQL
2 15 (20.27%) Java
3 8 (10.81%) C#
3 8 (10.81%) PL/SQL
4 5 (6.76%) Python
5 1 (1.35%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (17.57%) SC Cleared
1 13 (17.57%) Security Cleared
2 8 (10.81%) ISTQB
3 6 (8.11%) ISEB
4 5 (6.76%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 2 (2.70%) Degree
5 2 (2.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.46%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (6.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (22.97%) SAP
2 15 (20.27%) HP
3 12 (16.22%) Microsoft
4 6 (8.11%) Oracle
5 1 (1.35%) Capita
5 1 (1.35%) Coremetrics
5 1 (1.35%) Google
5 1 (1.35%) Hyperion
5 1 (1.35%) IBM
5 1 (1.35%) Telerik
Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive + bonus + pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + training and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Fareham
Specsavers
Posted: 12 days ago