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 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Strategy
Rank 121 145 139
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -6
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 27 2 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.06% 0.071% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.33% 0.095% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 24 2 17
Average salary £48,000 £38,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.87% -8.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £33,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £43,750 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2030 2103 2243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 79.36% 74.36% 73.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1688 1798 1836
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,350 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,052
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.12%
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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +36 24 £47,500 +22.58% 4
Peterborough - 4 £50,000 -
St Neots - 1 £45,000 -
Huntingdon - 1 £45,000 -
Test Strategy
East of England

Test Strategy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 34 (66.67%) QA
2 21 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (41.18%) SQL
3 15 (29.41%) Finance
4 14 (27.45%) Java
4 14 (27.45%) QuickTest Pro
4 14 (27.45%) Unit Testing
5 13 (25.49%) Test Automation
5 13 (25.49%) C++
5 13 (25.49%) ISEB
6 12 (23.53%) Regression Testing
6 12 (23.53%) Linux
6 12 (23.53%) HP Quality Center
6 12 (23.53%) Degree
7 11 (21.57%) Integration Testing
7 11 (21.57%) Test Management
7 11 (21.57%) User Acceptance Testing
7 11 (21.57%) C#
7 11 (21.57%) SAP
7 11 (21.57%) ITIL
8 10 (19.61%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (19.61%) Internet
8 10 (19.61%) UNIX
8 10 (19.61%) Perl
8 10 (19.61%) .NET
8 10 (19.61%) HP
8 10 (19.61%) RAD
8 10 (19.61%) Python
8 10 (19.61%) ISTQB
9 9 (17.65%) OO

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 4 (7.84%) WebLogic
1 4 (7.84%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.96%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (19.61%) Internet
2 5 (9.80%) Wireless
3 1 (1.96%) STUN
3 1 (1.96%) HTTP
3 1 (1.96%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.96%) SSL
3 1 (1.96%) X.509
Development Applications
1 14 (27.45%) QuickTest Pro
2 5 (9.80%) Selenium
3 4 (7.84%) LoadRunner
3 4 (7.84%) Git (software)
4 3 (5.88%) WinRunner
5 2 (3.92%) QALoad
6 1 (1.96%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.96%) JMeter
General
1 15 (29.41%) Finance
2 2 (3.92%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.96%) Banking
3 1 (1.96%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 13 (25.49%) Tester
2 11 (21.57%) Test Manager
2 11 (21.57%) QA Engineer
3 10 (19.61%) Test Engineer
3 10 (19.61%) Project Leader
3 10 (19.61%) Test Project Leader
4 9 (17.65%) QA Tester
4 9 (17.65%) Analyst
5 7 (13.73%) Software Engineer
6 6 (11.76%) Test Analyst
6 6 (11.76%) Senior Manager
6 6 (11.76%) Senior Test Manager
7 4 (7.84%) QA Analyst
7 4 (7.84%) Principal Engineer
7 4 (7.84%) Test Leader
8 3 (5.88%) Capacity Planning Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) Automation Analyst
8 3 (5.88%) QA Automation Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) Automation Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (19.61%) .NET
2 6 (11.76%) J2EE
3 3 (5.88%) Web Services
4 1 (1.96%) Apache Flex
4 1 (1.96%) Ajax
4 1 (1.96%) CGI
4 1 (1.96%) J2SE
4 1 (1.96%) XML
4 1 (1.96%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.69%) Mathematics
2 6 (11.76%) Computer Science
2 6 (11.76%) Open Source
3 5 (9.80%) Cryptography
3 5 (9.80%) Management Information System
4 4 (7.84%) Clustering
5 3 (5.88%) Physics
6 2 (3.92%) Statistics
7 1 (1.96%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 12 (23.53%) Linux
2 10 (19.61%) UNIX
3 4 (7.84%) Solaris
3 4 (7.84%) Oracle Linux
4 2 (3.92%) Windows
5 1 (1.96%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (27.45%) Unit Testing
3 13 (25.49%) Test Automation
4 12 (23.53%) Regression Testing
5 11 (21.57%) Integration Testing
5 11 (21.57%) Test Management
5 11 (21.57%) User Acceptance Testing
5 11 (21.57%) ITIL
6 10 (19.61%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (19.61%) RAD
7 9 (17.65%) OO
8 7 (13.73%) TDD
8 7 (13.73%) Scrum
9 5 (9.80%) Security Architecture
9 5 (9.80%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (9.80%) Performance Testing
9 5 (9.80%) Security Testing
9 5 (9.80%) Product Management
9 5 (9.80%) Configuration Management
10 4 (7.84%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 21 (41.18%) SQL
2 14 (27.45%) Java
3 13 (25.49%) C++
4 11 (21.57%) C#
5 10 (19.61%) Perl
5 10 (19.61%) Python
6 3 (5.88%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 13 (25.49%) ISEB
2 12 (23.53%) Degree
3 10 (19.61%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.96%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (66.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 12 (23.53%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (9.80%) Nessus
Vendors
1 11 (21.57%) SAP
2 10 (19.61%) HP
3 4 (7.84%) Oracle
3 4 (7.84%) Sybase
3 4 (7.84%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.84%) Sun
3 4 (7.84%) Atlassian
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