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

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Strategy
Rank 116 123 121
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -2
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 8 11 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.51% 0.51% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.60% 0.62% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 10
Median salary £49,500 £40,000 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.75% -17.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £43,400
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £47,850 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%
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 Buckinghamshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1330 1764 1748
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 84.39% 82.05% 81.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1136 1403 1337
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Test Strategy
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Buckinghamshire 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 Buckinghamshire

Test Strategy
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Test Strategy Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

Test Strategy
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Strategy across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

Test Strategy Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Test Strategy
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Strategy within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 2 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +10 6 £41,500 +22.05% 2
Test Strategy
South East

Test Strategy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Test Strategy.

1 14 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (48.15%) QA
2 13 (48.15%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (33.33%) SQL
3 9 (33.33%) Scrum
3 9 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 9 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 9 (33.33%) QA Automation
4 8 (29.63%) Test Management
4 8 (29.63%) ISTQB
5 7 (25.93%) TDD
5 7 (25.93%) ISEB
5 7 (25.93%) DV Cleared
5 7 (25.93%) Security Cleared
5 7 (25.93%) Selenium
5 7 (25.93%) BDD
5 7 (25.93%) Automation Testing
5 7 (25.93%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 6 (22.22%) Git (software)
7 5 (18.52%) Ruby
7 5 (18.52%) Software Testing
7 5 (18.52%) Ruby on Rails
7 5 (18.52%) Continuous Deployment
7 5 (18.52%) Mobile App
8 4 (14.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 4 (14.81%) Defect Management
8 4 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (14.81%) Automated Testing
8 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
8 4 (14.81%) Open Source

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 7 (25.93%) Selenium
2 6 (22.22%) Git (software)
3 4 (14.81%) Jenkins
3 4 (14.81%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (11.11%) WebDriver
5 1 (3.70%) JIRA
General
1 3 (11.11%) Finance
1 3 (11.11%) Retail
2 2 (7.41%) Automotive
3 1 (3.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (40.74%) Test Manager
2 6 (22.22%) Automation Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) QA Automation Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) QA Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) Test Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Automation Test Lead
5 3 (11.11%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Test Automation Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Test Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Automation Test Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Manual Test Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Test Leader
6 2 (7.41%) Web Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Web Test Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Programme Test Manager
7 1 (3.70%) QA Leader
7 1 (3.70%) QA Test Manager
7 1 (3.70%) Senior QA Tester
7 1 (3.70%) Test Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Mobile App
2 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (48.15%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (33.33%) QA Automation
3 9 (33.33%) Scrum
3 9 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 9 (33.33%) Test Scripting
4 8 (29.63%) Test Management
5 7 (25.93%) Automation Testing
5 7 (25.93%) BDD
5 7 (25.93%) TDD
6 5 (18.52%) Continuous Deployment
6 5 (18.52%) Software Testing
7 4 (14.81%) Automated Testing
7 4 (14.81%) Build Automation
7 4 (14.81%) Defect Management
7 4 (14.81%) Open Source
7 4 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (11.11%) E-Commerce
8 3 (11.11%) Integration Testing
8 3 (11.11%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (33.33%) SQL
2 5 (18.52%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (29.63%) ISTQB
2 7 (25.93%) DV Cleared
2 7 (25.93%) ISEB
2 7 (25.93%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 7 (25.93%) Security Cleared
3 4 (14.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (7.41%) Degree
5 1 (3.70%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (48.15%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.41%) HP
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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