The table below looks at the statistics for Test Strategy skills in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Strategy over the 3 months to 27 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Strategy
Rank 53 57 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 1 18 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 0.30% 3.81% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% 4.75% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £40,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £46,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.26% +8.23%
Test Strategy
Hampshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
275 379 304
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 83.08% 80.13% 73.43%
Number of salaries quoted 229 304 279
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £62,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.65%

Test Strategy
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

Test Strategy Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

Test Strategy
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Test Strategy Salary Trend in Portsmouth

Test Strategy
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 1 (100.00%) RAD
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Extreme Programming
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) System Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 1 (100.00%) V-Model
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (100.00%) T-Plan
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) People Management
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 1 (100.00%) Selenium
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Test Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) RAD
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Extreme Programming
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) System Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 1 (100.00%) V-Model
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) People Management
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) T-Plan