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 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Strategy
Rank 82 86 74
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -12
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 2 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.28% 0.26% 1.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 0.31% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 11
Median salary £55,000 £40,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £40,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £44,750
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +6.14%
Test Strategy
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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
580 642 749
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 80.89% 82.84% 85.60%
Number of salaries quoted 554 518 667
Median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,325
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +1.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £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 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (60.00%) SDLC
2 3 (60.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (60.00%) SAP
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) UML
2 3 (60.00%) SOA
2 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (60.00%) Electronics
2 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (60.00%) Programme Management
2 3 (60.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (60.00%) Regression Testing
2 3 (60.00%) SysML
2 3 (60.00%) Marketing
2 3 (60.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) Security Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Selenium
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) NUnit
3 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (20.00%) JMeter
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) HP UFT

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 (60.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (20.00%) JMeter
1 1 (20.00%) MSTest
1 1 (20.00%) NSubstitute
1 1 (20.00%) NUnit
1 1 (20.00%) Selenium
1 1 (20.00%) SoapUI
1 1 (20.00%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (60.00%) Electronics
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
1 3 (60.00%) Manufacturing
1 3 (60.00%) Marketing
1 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Integration Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Systems Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Systems Integration Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Systems Test Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Test and Integration Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Automation Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Automation Test Lead
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer in Test
2 1 (20.00%) Lead Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Programme Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Programme Test Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Test Automation Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Test Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Test Programme Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Test Team Leader
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (60.00%) Digital Marketing
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) Programme Management
2 3 (60.00%) Regression Testing
2 3 (60.00%) SDLC
2 3 (60.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (60.00%) SOA
2 3 (60.00%) SysML
2 3 (60.00%) UML
3 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Coaching
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Security Testing
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C#
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) Capita
2 1 (20.00%) HP