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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Strategy
Rank 144 169 158
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -11
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 44 19 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.21% 0.48% 0.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.46% 0.62% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 18 17 2
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +80.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,500 £22,200
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £27,800
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,200 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
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
3010 3052 2840
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 83.01% 77.86% 80.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2445 2597 2361
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 22 May 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 22 May 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
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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 - 18 £52,500 -
Basingstoke +22 4 £37,500 -25.00%
Southampton -6 3 £40,000 -6.43%
Petersfield - 3 - -
Winchester - 2 £46,250 - 2
Andover - 1 - -
Test Strategy
South East

Test Strategy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 33 (53.23%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (45.16%) Automated Testing
3 21 (33.87%) Test Automation
4 20 (32.26%) Selenium
5 17 (27.42%) Scrum
5 17 (27.42%) Manual Testing
6 15 (24.19%) Statistics
6 15 (24.19%) Software Testing
6 15 (24.19%) ISTQB
7 14 (22.58%) User Acceptance Testing
8 13 (20.97%) QA
9 12 (19.35%) LoadUI
9 12 (19.35%) Test Planning
9 12 (19.35%) ISEB
10 11 (17.74%) C#
10 11 (17.74%) Finance
10 11 (17.74%) SoapUI
11 10 (16.13%) Java
12 9 (14.52%) JavaScript
12 9 (14.52%) .NET
12 9 (14.52%) JMeter
12 9 (14.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 9 (14.52%) Degree
13 8 (12.90%) HP Quality Center
13 8 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (12.90%) NUnit
13 8 (12.90%) LoadRunner
13 8 (12.90%) Eclipse
14 7 (11.29%) Python
14 7 (11.29%) C++

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

Development Applications
1 20 (32.26%) Selenium
2 12 (19.35%) LoadUI
3 11 (17.74%) SoapUI
4 9 (14.52%) JMeter
5 8 (12.90%) NUnit
5 8 (12.90%) LoadRunner
5 8 (12.90%) Eclipse
6 4 (6.45%) NSubstitute
6 4 (6.45%) PyUnit
6 4 (6.45%) WebDriver
7 2 (3.23%) QuickTest Pro
8 1 (1.61%) Git (software)
8 1 (1.61%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (1.61%) QUnit
General
1 11 (17.74%) Finance
2 7 (11.29%) Retail
3 5 (8.06%) Banking
4 4 (6.45%) Electronics
4 4 (6.45%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 19 (30.65%) Test Engineer
2 15 (24.19%) Test Manager
3 10 (16.13%) Test Coordinator
3 10 (16.13%) Coordinator
3 10 (16.13%) Tester
4 9 (14.52%) Analyst
5 8 (12.90%) Software Engineer
5 8 (12.90%) Business Analyst
6 7 (11.29%) Software Test Engineer
7 4 (6.45%) Automation Team Leader
7 4 (6.45%) Team Leader
7 4 (6.45%) Test Team Leader
7 4 (6.45%) Test Analyst
8 3 (4.84%) Business Systems Analyst
8 3 (4.84%) Systems Analyst
8 3 (4.84%) Quality Manager
8 3 (4.84%) Systems Test Analyst
8 3 (4.84%) Software Test Analyst
8 3 (4.84%) Business Test Analyst
9 2 (3.23%) Systems Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (14.52%) .NET
2 1 (1.61%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (24.19%) Statistics
2 5 (8.06%) Client/Server
2 5 (8.06%) Computer Science
3 4 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.29%) Android
1 7 (11.29%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.61%) Windows
2 1 (1.61%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (53.23%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (45.16%) Automated Testing
3 21 (33.87%) Test Automation
4 17 (27.42%) Scrum
4 17 (27.42%) Manual Testing
5 15 (24.19%) Software Testing
6 14 (22.58%) User Acceptance Testing
7 12 (19.35%) Test Planning
8 8 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (11.29%) User Stories
10 6 (9.68%) Test Scripting
10 6 (9.68%) Performance Testing
10 6 (9.68%) TDD
11 5 (8.06%) Quality Management
11 5 (8.06%) Security Testing
11 5 (8.06%) Business Analysis
11 5 (8.06%) Coaching
11 5 (8.06%) Critical Success Factor
12 4 (6.45%) Continuous Delivery
12 4 (6.45%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (17.74%) C#
2 10 (16.13%) Java
3 9 (14.52%) JavaScript
4 7 (11.29%) Python
4 7 (11.29%) C++
4 7 (11.29%) SQL
5 5 (8.06%) C
6 1 (1.61%) VBScript
6 1 (1.61%) VB
6 1 (1.61%) VBA
6 1 (1.61%) PHP
Qualifications
1 15 (24.19%) ISTQB
2 12 (19.35%) ISEB
3 9 (14.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 9 (14.52%) Degree
4 4 (6.45%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (1.61%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (1.61%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.61%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (20.97%) QA
2 1 (1.61%) SLA
Systems Management
1 8 (12.90%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (9.68%) HP
2 5 (8.06%) Capita
3 4 (6.45%) Oracle
3 4 (6.45%) IBM
Winchester, Hampshire
Accomplish Today Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum excellent benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Nakama
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Bonus scheme, Pension, Life assuranc
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Annapurna
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago