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

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Strategy
Rank 105 92 107
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +15
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 8 22 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.58% 1.47% 1.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.68% 1.78% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 6 22 19
Median salary £39,500 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.84% -
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +5.88%
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
1181 1235 1510
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 85.77% 82.39% 82.60%
Number of salaries quoted 948 1038 1274
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £56,000
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 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

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

1 19 (90.48%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (71.43%) C#
3 14 (66.67%) SQL
4 13 (61.90%) .NET
4 13 (61.90%) OO
4 13 (61.90%) Mathematics
4 13 (61.90%) Functional Testing
5 12 (57.14%) Non-Functional Testing
5 12 (57.14%) Analytics
5 12 (57.14%) User Stories
5 12 (57.14%) Computer Science
5 12 (57.14%) Software Engineering
5 12 (57.14%) Finance
5 12 (57.14%) Degree
6 11 (52.38%) User Experience
6 11 (52.38%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (52.38%) Regression Testing
6 11 (52.38%) Delphi
7 7 (33.33%) QA
8 5 (23.81%) Test Automation
8 5 (23.81%) Scrum
9 3 (14.29%) Unit Testing
9 3 (14.29%) Manual Testing
9 3 (14.29%) Selenium
9 3 (14.29%) Software Testing
9 3 (14.29%) NUnit
9 3 (14.29%) Automated Testing
9 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
10 2 (9.52%) Algorithms
10 2 (9.52%) Linux

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) Big Data
1 1 (4.76%) NoSQL
1 1 (4.76%) RDBMS
1 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) NUnit
1 3 (14.29%) Selenium
2 1 (4.76%) Rhino Mocks
2 1 (4.76%) Subversion
2 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (57.14%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 15 (71.43%) Test Engineer
2 12 (57.14%) Software Test Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Test Automation Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Developer
4 3 (14.29%) UI Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Software Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Test Manager
6 1 (4.76%) C# Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Developer in Test
6 1 (4.76%) Linux Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Python Developer
6 1 (4.76%) QA Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) QA Manager
6 1 (4.76%) QA Test Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) QA Test Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Release Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Senior QA Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Test Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Test Automation Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (61.90%) .NET
2 1 (4.76%) Web Services
2 1 (4.76%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (61.90%) Mathematics
2 12 (57.14%) Computer Science
3 11 (52.38%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (52.38%) User Experience
4 2 (9.52%) Algorithms
5 1 (4.76%) Data Structures
5 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
5 1 (4.76%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (90.48%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (61.90%) Functional Testing
2 13 (61.90%) OO
3 12 (57.14%) Analytics
3 12 (57.14%) Non-Functional Testing
3 12 (57.14%) Software Engineering
3 12 (57.14%) User Stories
4 11 (52.38%) Regression Testing
5 5 (23.81%) Scrum
5 5 (23.81%) Test Automation
6 3 (14.29%) Automated Testing
6 3 (14.29%) Manual Testing
6 3 (14.29%) Software Testing
6 3 (14.29%) Unit Testing
7 2 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (9.52%) TDD
8 1 (4.76%) Financial Modelling
8 1 (4.76%) Kanban
8 1 (4.76%) MVVM
8 1 (4.76%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (71.43%) C#
2 14 (66.67%) SQL
3 11 (52.38%) Delphi
4 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 2 (9.52%) Perl
5 2 (9.52%) Python
6 1 (4.76%) C
6 1 (4.76%) C++
Qualifications
1 12 (57.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (4.76%) SDET
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle
2 1 (4.76%) Cognizant
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) Perforce
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