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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Strategy over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Strategy
Rank 108 96 88
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -8
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 9 20 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.60% 1.21% 1.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.69% 1.44% 2.21%
Number of salaries quoted 9 17 26
Average salary £39,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,100 £47,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £57,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
1308 1390 1220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 86.85% 83.79% 84.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1011 1083 1028
Average salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £66,000 £56,400
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Test Strategy
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Strategy across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 11 February 2016.

Test Strategy Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Test Strategy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 22 (81.48%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (70.37%) C#
3 18 (66.67%) SQL
4 16 (59.26%) Software Engineering
4 16 (59.26%) QA
5 13 (48.15%) OO
5 13 (48.15%) Mathematics
5 13 (48.15%) Test Automation
6 12 (44.44%) Unit Testing
6 12 (44.44%) NUnit
6 12 (44.44%) .NET
6 12 (44.44%) Regression Testing
6 12 (44.44%) Finance
6 12 (44.44%) Analytics
6 12 (44.44%) User Stories
7 10 (37.04%) Algorithms
8 8 (29.63%) Scrum
8 8 (29.63%) Computer Science
8 8 (29.63%) Functional Testing
9 7 (25.93%) Non-Functional Testing
9 7 (25.93%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (25.93%) Selenium
9 7 (25.93%) Software Testing
9 7 (25.93%) Degree
9 7 (25.93%) JavaScript
10 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
10 6 (22.22%) Oracle
10 6 (22.22%) Delphi
10 6 (22.22%) Code Coverage
10 6 (22.22%) Statistics

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) Big Data
2 4 (14.81%) NoSQL
2 4 (14.81%) RDBMS
2 4 (14.81%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (44.44%) NUnit
2 7 (25.93%) Selenium
3 6 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.70%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (3.70%) Subversion
General
1 12 (44.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (55.56%) Test Engineer
2 10 (37.04%) Developer
3 8 (29.63%) Automation Engineer
3 8 (29.63%) Software Test Engineer
3 8 (29.63%) Test Automation Engineer
4 7 (25.93%) UI Engineer
5 6 (22.22%) Developer in Test
5 6 (22.22%) Software Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Python Developer
7 1 (3.70%) C# Developer
7 1 (3.70%) C++ Software Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Python Software Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) QA Automation Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) QA Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Senior QA Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Test Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Software Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Test Manager
7 1 (3.70%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (44.44%) .NET
2 6 (22.22%) WPF
3 4 (14.81%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (48.15%) Mathematics
2 10 (37.04%) Algorithms
3 8 (29.63%) Computer Science
4 6 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (22.22%) Statistics
4 6 (22.22%) User Experience
5 4 (14.81%) Data Structures
6 3 (11.11%) Digital Media
7 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (18.52%) Linux
2 1 (3.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (81.48%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (59.26%) Software Engineering
3 13 (48.15%) OO
3 13 (48.15%) Test Automation
4 12 (44.44%) Analytics
4 12 (44.44%) Regression Testing
4 12 (44.44%) Unit Testing
4 12 (44.44%) User Stories
5 8 (29.63%) Functional Testing
5 8 (29.63%) Scrum
6 7 (25.93%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (25.93%) Non-Functional Testing
6 7 (25.93%) Software Testing
7 6 (22.22%) Code Coverage
7 6 (22.22%) Financial Modelling
7 6 (22.22%) MVVM
7 6 (22.22%) Performance Testing
8 4 (14.81%) Automated Testing
8 4 (14.81%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (11.11%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 19 (70.37%) C#
2 18 (66.67%) SQL
3 7 (25.93%) JavaScript
4 6 (22.22%) Delphi
5 5 (18.52%) C++
5 5 (18.52%) Python
6 4 (14.81%) C
6 4 (14.81%) Perl
7 1 (3.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (25.93%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (59.26%) QA
2 1 (3.70%) SDET
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
1 6 (22.22%) Oracle
2 5 (18.52%) TOWER Software
3 1 (3.70%) Perforce
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