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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Strategy
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 110 120 103
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -17
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 13 12 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.78% 0.57% 1.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.88% 0.65% 1.93%
Number of salaries quoted 13 12 31
Median salary £47,500 £47,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.52% +0.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £64,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -

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
1469 1850 1922
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 87.75% 87.97% 85.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1204 1419 1558
Median salary £46,000 £43,641 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.40% -3.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
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 20 February 2017. 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 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 +9 12 £47,500 +20.25%
Test Strategy
East of England

Test Strategy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 19 (90.48%) Agile Software Development
1 19 (90.48%) Test Automation
2 15 (71.43%) QA
3 14 (66.67%) Scrum
4 13 (61.90%) Python
5 12 (57.14%) Exploratory Testing
6 11 (52.38%) Linux
7 10 (47.62%) Automated Testing
8 9 (42.86%) Manual Testing
8 9 (42.86%) Perl
9 7 (33.33%) Software Engineering
10 6 (28.57%) C#
10 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
11 5 (23.81%) SQL
11 5 (23.81%) Regression Testing
11 5 (23.81%) Team Foundation Server
12 4 (19.05%) Finance
12 4 (19.05%) Selenium
13 3 (14.29%) WPF
13 3 (14.29%) Performance Testing
13 3 (14.29%) Unit Testing
13 3 (14.29%) Test Scripting
13 3 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
13 3 (14.29%) Financial Modelling
13 3 (14.29%) TDD
13 3 (14.29%) NUnit
13 3 (14.29%) Degree
13 3 (14.29%) C++
13 3 (14.29%) OO
13 3 (14.29%) Code Coverage

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) Big Data
2 2 (9.52%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (19.05%) Selenium
3 3 (14.29%) NUnit
4 2 (9.52%) Cucumber
4 2 (9.52%) Git (software)
4 2 (9.52%) Subversion
5 1 (4.76%) HP UFT
5 1 (4.76%) JUnit
General
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 14 (66.67%) Test Engineer
2 12 (57.14%) Software Test Engineer
3 11 (52.38%) Test Automation Engineer
4 9 (42.86%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (19.05%) Development Engineer
5 4 (19.05%) Python Software Engineer
5 4 (19.05%) Software Development Engineer
5 4 (19.05%) Software Engineer
5 4 (19.05%) Test Development Engineer
6 3 (14.29%) Automation Test Lead
6 3 (14.29%) QA Engineer
6 3 (14.29%) Test Leader
7 2 (9.52%) Developer
7 2 (9.52%) Developer in Test
7 2 (9.52%) QA Leader
7 2 (9.52%) Senior Test Engineer
7 2 (9.52%) Software Developer
8 1 (4.76%) Automation Team Leader
8 1 (4.76%) QA Automation Engineer
8 1 (4.76%) Senior Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) WPF
2 1 (4.76%) .NET
2 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (4.76%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Algorithms
1 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
1 2 (9.52%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (52.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (90.48%) Agile Software Development
1 19 (90.48%) Test Automation
2 14 (66.67%) Scrum
3 12 (57.14%) Exploratory Testing
4 10 (47.62%) Automated Testing
5 9 (42.86%) Manual Testing
6 7 (33.33%) Software Engineering
7 5 (23.81%) Regression Testing
8 3 (14.29%) Analytics
8 3 (14.29%) Code Coverage
8 3 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (14.29%) Financial Modelling
8 3 (14.29%) MVVM
8 3 (14.29%) OO
8 3 (14.29%) Performance Testing
8 3 (14.29%) TDD
8 3 (14.29%) Test Scripting
8 3 (14.29%) Unit Testing
8 3 (14.29%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 13 (61.90%) Python
2 9 (42.86%) Perl
3 6 (28.57%) C#
4 5 (23.81%) SQL
5 3 (14.29%) C++
6 2 (9.52%) Bash Shell
6 2 (9.52%) Java
7 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) ISTQB
3 1 (4.76%) ISEB
3 1 (4.76%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (4.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (71.43%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) TOWER Software
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
BGL Group
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