The first table below looks at the demand for Test Strategy skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Strategy over the 3 months to 30 July 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 Cambridgeshire region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Strategy
Rank 115 130 143
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +13
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 22 11 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.89% 0.46% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.11% 0.61% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 18 9 8
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +16.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,300 £26,850
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £40,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1983 1807 2140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 80.32% 75.96% 76.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1584 1534 1836
Average salary £44,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Test Strategy
East of England

Test Strategy
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Strategy across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Strategy Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Test Strategy
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Test Strategy Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Test Strategy
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Strategy across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Test Strategy Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Test Strategy
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Strategy within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +12 16 £38,750 +1.97%
St Neots - 1 £41,000 -
Test Strategy
East of England

Test Strategy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 25 (54.35%) QA
2 17 (36.96%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (30.43%) C++
3 14 (30.43%) Java
4 12 (26.09%) Test Automation
5 11 (23.91%) Test Management
5 11 (23.91%) Selenium
5 11 (23.91%) .NET
5 11 (23.91%) SAP
5 11 (23.91%) Python
6 10 (21.74%) Linux
6 10 (21.74%) C#
6 10 (21.74%) Perl
6 10 (21.74%) SQL
6 10 (21.74%) QuickTest Pro
7 9 (19.57%) Internet
7 9 (19.57%) TDD
7 9 (19.57%) User Acceptance Testing
8 8 (17.39%) Unit Testing
8 8 (17.39%) Integration Testing
8 8 (17.39%) Automated Testing
8 8 (17.39%) Degree
8 8 (17.39%) UNIX
9 7 (15.22%) Microsoft
9 7 (15.22%) ISEB
9 7 (15.22%) WinRunner
9 7 (15.22%) Delphi
9 7 (15.22%) Mathematics
9 7 (15.22%) Microsoft Azure
9 7 (15.22%) Analytics

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 3 (6.52%) WebLogic
1 3 (6.52%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.17%) GlassFish
Applications
1 3 (6.52%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (19.57%) Internet
2 3 (6.52%) Wireless
3 1 (2.17%) 2G
3 1 (2.17%) 3G
3 1 (2.17%) 3GPP
3 1 (2.17%) DHCP
3 1 (2.17%) LTE
3 1 (2.17%) RNC
3 1 (2.17%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.52%) TKPROF
2 1 (2.17%) SAP BW
2 1 (2.17%) MySQL
2 1 (2.17%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 11 (23.91%) Selenium
2 10 (21.74%) QuickTest Pro
3 7 (15.22%) WinRunner
4 5 (10.87%) LoadRunner
5 3 (6.52%) Git (software)
6 1 (2.17%) NeoLoad
6 1 (2.17%) LoadUI
6 1 (2.17%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.17%) JMeter
6 1 (2.17%) Bugzilla
6 1 (2.17%) Eclipse
6 1 (2.17%) JUnit
6 1 (2.17%) Valgrind
6 1 (2.17%) Subversion
6 1 (2.17%) Maven
6 1 (2.17%) QALoad
General
1 6 (13.04%) Finance
2 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (28.26%) Test Manager
2 12 (26.09%) Tester
3 10 (21.74%) Analyst
4 9 (19.57%) QA Tester
4 9 (19.57%) QA Engineer
5 8 (17.39%) Test Leader
5 8 (17.39%) Automation Engineer
5 8 (17.39%) QA Analyst
6 7 (15.22%) Developer
6 7 (15.22%) Automation Analyst
6 7 (15.22%) QA Automation Engineer
7 6 (13.04%) SAP Test Manager
7 6 (13.04%) SAP Manager
8 5 (10.87%) Test Engineer
8 5 (10.87%) Project Leader
8 5 (10.87%) Test Project Leader
9 4 (8.70%) Principal Engineer
10 3 (6.52%) Test Analyst
10 3 (6.52%) Capacity Planning Engineer
11 2 (4.35%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (23.91%) .NET
2 5 (10.87%) HTML
3 4 (8.70%) J2EE
3 4 (8.70%) XML
4 3 (6.52%) CSS
5 2 (4.35%) jQuery
5 2 (4.35%) Apache Flex
6 1 (2.17%) Middleware
6 1 (2.17%) Web Services
6 1 (2.17%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.22%) Mathematics
2 4 (8.70%) Cryptography
2 4 (8.70%) Open Source
2 4 (8.70%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.52%) Clustering
4 1 (2.17%) Handset
4 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (21.74%) Linux
2 8 (17.39%) UNIX
3 3 (6.52%) Solaris
3 3 (6.52%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (36.96%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (26.09%) Test Automation
3 11 (23.91%) Test Management
4 9 (19.57%) TDD
4 9 (19.57%) User Acceptance Testing
5 8 (17.39%) Unit Testing
5 8 (17.39%) Integration Testing
5 8 (17.39%) Automated Testing
6 7 (15.22%) Analytics
7 6 (13.04%) Regression Testing
7 6 (13.04%) ITIL
8 5 (10.87%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (10.87%) Scrum
9 4 (8.70%) SAP Implementation
9 4 (8.70%) Product Management
9 4 (8.70%) Security Testing
9 4 (8.70%) Security Architecture
9 4 (8.70%) BDD
10 3 (6.52%) Performance Tuning
10 3 (6.52%) OO
Programming Languages
1 14 (30.43%) C++
1 14 (30.43%) Java
2 11 (23.91%) Python
3 10 (21.74%) C#
3 10 (21.74%) Perl
3 10 (21.74%) SQL
4 7 (15.22%) Delphi
5 3 (6.52%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (17.39%) Degree
2 7 (15.22%) ISEB
3 5 (10.87%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (54.35%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (13.04%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (8.70%) Nessus
Vendors
1 11 (23.91%) SAP
2 7 (15.22%) Microsoft
3 6 (13.04%) HP
4 3 (6.52%) Oracle
4 3 (6.52%) Sybase
4 3 (6.52%) Sun
4 3 (6.52%) Atlassian
5 1 (2.17%) MKS
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