The table below looks at the statistics for Test Strategy skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Strategy over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Strategy
Rank 80 86 75
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -11
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 2 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.27% 0.37% 1.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 0.44% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 10
Median salary £57,500 £40,000 £42,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+43.75% -6.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £40,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,200
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
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 Southampton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
609 682 798
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 81.20% 84.51% 87.98%
Number of salaries quoted 573 520 701
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £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 Southampton

The demand trend of job ads across the Southampton 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 Southampton

Test Strategy
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Test Strategy Salary Trend in Southampton

Test Strategy
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Test Strategy.

1 3 (75.00%) SAP
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) UML
1 3 (75.00%) SOA
1 3 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (75.00%) Regression Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Electronics
1 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
1 3 (75.00%) Manufacturing
1 3 (75.00%) Programme Management
1 3 (75.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 3 (75.00%) SysML
1 3 (75.00%) Marketing
1 3 (75.00%) Digital Marketing
1 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (75.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (25.00%) Security Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Capita
2 1 (25.00%) HP

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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:

Business Applications
1 3 (75.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
General
1 3 (75.00%) Electronics
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
1 3 (75.00%) Manufacturing
1 3 (75.00%) Marketing
1 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Integration Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Systems Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Systems Integration Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Systems Test Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Test and Integration Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Programme Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Programme Test Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Test Programme Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Digital Marketing
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) Programme Management
1 3 (75.00%) Regression Testing
1 3 (75.00%) SDLC
1 3 (75.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (75.00%) SOA
1 3 (75.00%) SysML
1 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (75.00%) UML
2 1 (25.00%) Security Testing
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) SAP
2 1 (25.00%) Capita
2 1 (25.00%) HP