The table below looks at the statistics for Test Strategy skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Strategy over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Strategy
Rank 119 109 125
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +16
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 10 23 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.52% 1.11% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.60% 1.34% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 8 23 16
Median salary £39,500 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,200
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Test Strategy
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1663 1713 2020
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 86.93% 82.63% 82.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1358 1431 1635
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
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 Cambridgeshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridgeshire 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 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 25 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Strategy within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -10 9 £39,500 -21.00% 4
Test Strategy
East of England

Test Strategy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Test Strategy.

1 16 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (63.64%) Degree
2 14 (63.64%) Functional Testing
3 13 (59.09%) Mathematics
3 13 (59.09%) C#
3 13 (59.09%) OO
3 13 (59.09%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (54.55%) SQL
4 12 (54.55%) Finance
4 12 (54.55%) Computer Science
4 12 (54.55%) Software Engineering
4 12 (54.55%) Non-Functional Testing
4 12 (54.55%) Analytics
4 12 (54.55%) User Stories
5 11 (50.00%) Regression Testing
5 11 (50.00%) .NET
5 11 (50.00%) Delphi
5 11 (50.00%) User Experience
6 5 (22.73%) Test Automation
6 5 (22.73%) QA
7 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (13.64%) Scrum
7 3 (13.64%) Performance Testing
8 2 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (9.09%) ISEB Practitioner
8 2 (9.09%) Automated Testing
8 2 (9.09%) SAP SRM
8 2 (9.09%) Software Testing
8 2 (9.09%) Business Process Improvement
8 2 (9.09%) Test Management

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) SAP MM
1 2 (9.09%) SAP SRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) NUnit
1 1 (4.55%) Rhino Mocks
1 1 (4.55%) Selenium
1 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (54.55%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 12 (54.55%) Test Engineer
2 11 (50.00%) Software Test Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Test Manager
4 3 (13.64%) Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Programme Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Programme Test Manager
5 2 (9.09%) QA Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) SAP Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) SAP SRM Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Senior QA Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Software Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Test Automation Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Test Programme Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Developer in Test
6 1 (4.55%) Linux Developer
6 1 (4.55%) QA Test Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Test Automation Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Test Automation Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) UI Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (4.55%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (59.09%) Analytical Skills
1 13 (59.09%) Mathematics
2 12 (54.55%) Computer Science
3 11 (50.00%) User Experience
4 1 (4.55%) Algorithms
4 1 (4.55%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (63.64%) Functional Testing
3 13 (59.09%) OO
4 12 (54.55%) Analytics
4 12 (54.55%) Non-Functional Testing
4 12 (54.55%) Software Engineering
4 12 (54.55%) User Stories
5 11 (50.00%) Regression Testing
6 5 (22.73%) Test Automation
7 3 (13.64%) Performance Testing
7 3 (13.64%) Scrum
7 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (9.09%) Automated Testing
8 2 (9.09%) Business Process Improvement
8 2 (9.09%) ITIL
8 2 (9.09%) Manual Testing
8 2 (9.09%) Process Improvement
8 2 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (9.09%) Software Testing
8 2 (9.09%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (59.09%) C#
2 12 (54.55%) SQL
3 11 (50.00%) Delphi
4 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 2 (9.09%) Python
5 1 (4.55%) C++
5 1 (4.55%) Perl
Qualifications
1 14 (63.64%) Degree
2 2 (9.09%) ISEB
2 2 (9.09%) ISEB Practitioner
2 2 (9.09%) ISTQB
2 2 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) QA
2 1 (4.55%) SDET
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) SAP
2 1 (4.55%) Cognizant
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
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