The table below looks at the statistics for Test Strategy skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Strategy over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Strategy
Rank 88 94 97
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +3
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 12 18 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.13% 1.25% 1.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.36% 1.44% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 12 18 22
Median salary £47,500 £42,250 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.42% -11.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,750 £32,500 £43,450
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,750 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%
Test Strategy
Cambridgeshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
883 1248 1524
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 82.83% 86.43% 87.44%
Number of salaries quoted 749 1063 1177
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £33,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Test Strategy
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridge 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 Cambridge

Test Strategy
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Test Strategy Salary Trend in Cambridge

Test Strategy
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Strategy across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

Test Strategy Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Test Strategy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 8 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Test Strategy.

1 19 (95.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (85.00%) QA
2 17 (85.00%) Test Automation
3 14 (70.00%) Scrum
3 14 (70.00%) Python
3 14 (70.00%) Exploratory Testing
4 13 (65.00%) Linux
5 12 (60.00%) Automated Testing
6 11 (55.00%) Perl
6 11 (55.00%) Manual Testing
7 9 (45.00%) Software Engineering
8 4 (20.00%) Degree
8 4 (20.00%) C#
9 3 (15.00%) SQL
9 3 (15.00%) TDD
9 3 (15.00%) Finance
9 3 (15.00%) Regression Testing
9 3 (15.00%) Computer Science
10 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
10 2 (10.00%) User Experience
10 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (10.00%) Bash Shell
10 2 (10.00%) Functional Testing
10 2 (10.00%) Non-Functional Testing
10 2 (10.00%) Analytics
10 2 (10.00%) User Stories
10 2 (10.00%) Mobile App
10 2 (10.00%) Mathematics
10 2 (10.00%) Selenium

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 (5.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Selenium
2 1 (5.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.00%) JIRA
2 1 (5.00%) JUnit
2 1 (5.00%) Subversion
2 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 13 (65.00%) Test Engineer
2 12 (60.00%) Software Test Engineer
2 12 (60.00%) Test Automation Engineer
3 10 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
4 7 (35.00%) Python Software Engineer
4 7 (35.00%) Software Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) Automation Test Lead
5 3 (15.00%) Development Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) Software Development Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) Test Development Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) Test Leader
6 2 (10.00%) QA Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) QA Leader
7 1 (5.00%) Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Python Developer
7 1 (5.00%) QA Manager
7 1 (5.00%) Senior Test Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Team Leader
7 1 (5.00%) Technical Manager
7 1 (5.00%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (10.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (65.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (95.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (85.00%) Test Automation
3 14 (70.00%) Exploratory Testing
3 14 (70.00%) Scrum
4 12 (60.00%) Automated Testing
5 11 (55.00%) Manual Testing
6 9 (45.00%) Software Engineering
7 3 (15.00%) Regression Testing
7 3 (15.00%) TDD
8 2 (10.00%) Analytics
8 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (10.00%) Functional Testing
8 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
8 2 (10.00%) Non-Functional Testing
8 2 (10.00%) OO
8 2 (10.00%) User Stories
9 1 (5.00%) Automation Testing
9 1 (5.00%) Continuous Delivery
9 1 (5.00%) Mobile Application Development
9 1 (5.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 14 (70.00%) Python
2 11 (55.00%) Perl
3 4 (20.00%) C#
4 3 (15.00%) SQL
5 2 (10.00%) Bash Shell
5 2 (10.00%) C++
5 2 (10.00%) Delphi
6 1 (5.00%) Java
6 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) ISEB
2 1 (5.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (85.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
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