The first table below looks at the demand for Test Strategy skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Strategy over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Southampton region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Strategy
Rank 81 82 88
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +6
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 5 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.52% 0.38% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.63% 0.48% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 2
Average salary £45,000 £85,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-47.05% +41.66%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Processes & Methodologies Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
789 624 781
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 82.70% 78.20% 81.27%
Number of salaries quoted 682 571 731
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,123 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Test Strategy
Hampshire

Test Strategy
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Strategy across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Strategy across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Test Strategy Salary Histogram in Southampton

Test Strategy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (28.57%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) Web Services
2 2 (28.57%) QA
2 2 (28.57%) Selenium
2 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
3 1 (14.29%) User Stories
3 1 (14.29%) Automation Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Web Testing
3 1 (14.29%) System Testing
3 1 (14.29%) V-Model
3 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
3 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (14.29%) PHPUnit
3 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
3 1 (14.29%) BDD
3 1 (14.29%) Hudson
3 1 (14.29%) Behat
3 1 (14.29%) Gherkin
3 1 (14.29%) Big Data
3 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Security Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Maven
3 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Linux

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 (14.29%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Big Data
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Selenium
1 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
2 1 (14.29%) PHPUnit
2 1 (14.29%) Hudson
2 1 (14.29%) Behat
2 1 (14.29%) Maven
2 1 (14.29%) LoadRunner
2 1 (14.29%) Ant
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Test Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Software Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Software Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Test Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Programme Test Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Lead Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Programme Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
1 2 (28.57%) Web Services
2 1 (14.29%) Gherkin
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
3 1 (14.29%) User Stories
3 1 (14.29%) Automation Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Web Testing
3 1 (14.29%) System Testing
3 1 (14.29%) V-Model
3 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
3 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
3 1 (14.29%) BDD
3 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Security Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) TDD
3 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) C
2 1 (14.29%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) HP
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle
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ISL
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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