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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Strategy
Rank 167 184 160
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -24
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 23 15 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.70% 0.39% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.82% 0.47% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 15 10 3
Average salary £62,500 £45,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.88% -18.18%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
2800 3210 2719
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 84.62% 82.75% 81.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2462 2748 2218
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 8 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Strategy within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(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
Aldershot - 8 £62,500 -
Farnborough - 8 - -
Southampton +1 2 £52,500 +2.43%
Eastleigh - 1 £52,500 - 1
Winchester - 1 £45,000 -
Test Strategy
South East

Test Strategy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (67.31%) Selenium
3 23 (44.23%) TDD
3 23 (44.23%) Test Automation
4 20 (38.46%) Automation Testing
5 19 (36.54%) Scrum
6 18 (34.62%) Automated Testing
7 17 (32.69%) Git (software)
7 17 (32.69%) C#
7 17 (32.69%) Linux
8 16 (30.77%) Python
8 16 (30.77%) Bash Shell
8 16 (30.77%) Cucumber
8 16 (30.77%) BDD
8 16 (30.77%) Ruby
8 16 (30.77%) QA
9 15 (28.85%) Manual Testing
10 14 (26.92%) Web Testing
10 14 (26.92%) FitNesse
10 14 (26.92%) ISTQB
11 13 (25.00%) SDLC
11 13 (25.00%) Defect Management
12 11 (21.15%) Waterfall
13 10 (19.23%) HP UFT
13 10 (19.23%) Test Planning
14 9 (17.31%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
14 9 (17.31%) HP Quality Center
14 9 (17.31%) V-Model
15 8 (15.38%) Risk Analysis
15 8 (15.38%) RUP

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 (1.92%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.77%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.92%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 35 (67.31%) Selenium
2 17 (32.69%) Git (software)
3 16 (30.77%) Cucumber
4 14 (26.92%) FitNesse
5 10 (19.23%) HP UFT
6 8 (15.38%) Bugzilla
6 8 (15.38%) Ranorex
6 8 (15.38%) Testopia
7 6 (11.54%) JMeter
7 6 (11.54%) WebDriver
8 4 (7.69%) SpecFlow
9 3 (5.77%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (5.77%) Visual Studio
10 2 (3.85%) JUnit
10 2 (3.85%) TestComplete
10 2 (3.85%) WATIR
11 1 (1.92%) NUnit
11 1 (1.92%) Subversion
General
1 7 (13.46%) Finance
2 4 (7.69%) Publishing
3 1 (1.92%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.92%) Electronics
3 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.92%) Marketing
3 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (40.38%) Test Engineer
2 18 (34.62%) Test Manager
3 16 (30.77%) Test Leader
4 13 (25.00%) Automation Test Lead
5 9 (17.31%) Automation Engineer
5 9 (17.31%) Test Automation Engineer
6 8 (15.38%) Automated Test Engineer
6 8 (15.38%) Team Leader
7 5 (9.62%) Automation Team Leader
7 5 (9.62%) Test Team Leader
8 4 (7.69%) Tester
9 3 (5.77%) Integration Engineer
9 3 (5.77%) QA Leader
9 3 (5.77%) Senior Software Tester
9 3 (5.77%) Senior Tester
9 3 (5.77%) Software Tester
9 3 (5.77%) Systems Engineer
9 3 (5.77%) Systems Integration Engineer
9 3 (5.77%) Systems Test Engineer
9 3 (5.77%) Test and Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.69%) Web Services
2 3 (5.77%) .NET
3 1 (1.92%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.92%) Behat
3 1 (1.92%) CSS
3 1 (1.92%) HTML
3 1 (1.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (1.92%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 17 (32.69%) Linux
2 5 (9.62%) Windows
3 3 (5.77%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (44.23%) TDD
2 23 (44.23%) Test Automation
3 20 (38.46%) Automation Testing
4 19 (36.54%) Scrum
5 18 (34.62%) Automated Testing
6 16 (30.77%) BDD
7 15 (28.85%) Manual Testing
8 14 (26.92%) Web Testing
9 13 (25.00%) Defect Management
9 13 (25.00%) SDLC
10 11 (21.15%) Waterfall
11 10 (19.23%) Test Planning
12 9 (17.31%) V-Model
13 8 (15.38%) Risk Analysis
13 8 (15.38%) RUP
13 8 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
14 7 (13.46%) Coaching
14 7 (13.46%) Performance Testing
15 6 (11.54%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (32.69%) C#
2 16 (30.77%) Bash Shell
2 16 (30.77%) Python
2 16 (30.77%) Ruby
3 8 (15.38%) Java
4 3 (5.77%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.92%) C
5 1 (1.92%) PHP
5 1 (1.92%) PHP 5
5 1 (1.92%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (26.92%) ISTQB
2 9 (17.31%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 7 (13.46%) ISEB
4 3 (5.77%) Degree
4 3 (5.77%) SC Cleared
4 3 (5.77%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (30.77%) QA
2 2 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (5.77%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (17.31%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (5.77%) HP
1 3 (5.77%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.85%) Telerik
3 1 (1.92%) SAP
3 1 (1.92%) Twitter
3 1 (1.92%) Zend
Eastleigh, Hampshire
Transactor Global Solutions Limited
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 12 days ago