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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Strategy over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Strategy
Rank 120 103 99
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -4
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 14 30 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.67% 1.34% 1.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.78% 1.59% 1.93%
Number of salaries quoted 14 24 32
Average salary £45,625 £47,500 £47,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.94% -0.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £47,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
1786 1886 1710
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 85.01% 84.08% 83.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1393 1509 1434
Average salary £43,500 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 14 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Strategy within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(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 -5 9 £39,500 -23.67% 1
Test Strategy
East of England

Test Strategy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 20 (60.61%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (51.52%) C#
3 16 (48.48%) SQL
4 15 (45.45%) Software Engineering
5 14 (42.42%) QA
5 14 (42.42%) Test Automation
6 12 (36.36%) Degree
6 12 (36.36%) Mathematics
6 12 (36.36%) OO
6 12 (36.36%) Finance
7 11 (33.33%) Regression Testing
7 11 (33.33%) .NET
7 11 (33.33%) Analytics
7 11 (33.33%) User Stories
8 10 (30.30%) Functional Testing
8 10 (30.30%) Unit Testing
8 10 (30.30%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (30.30%) NUnit
9 9 (27.27%) Algorithms
10 8 (24.24%) Computer Science
11 7 (21.21%) Software Testing
11 7 (21.21%) Scrum
11 7 (21.21%) Non-Functional Testing
11 7 (21.21%) Performance Testing
12 6 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (18.18%) User Experience
12 6 (18.18%) Selenium
12 6 (18.18%) Delphi
12 6 (18.18%) JavaScript
12 6 (18.18%) Linux

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

Business Applications
1 4 (12.12%) SAP MM
1 4 (12.12%) SAP SRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.15%) Big Data
2 4 (12.12%) NoSQL
2 4 (12.12%) RDBMS
2 4 (12.12%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (30.30%) NUnit
2 6 (18.18%) Selenium
3 5 (15.15%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.03%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (3.03%) Subversion
General
1 12 (36.36%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (45.45%) Test Engineer
2 9 (27.27%) Developer
2 9 (27.27%) Software Test Engineer
3 8 (24.24%) Automation Engineer
3 8 (24.24%) Test Automation Engineer
4 6 (18.18%) UI Engineer
5 5 (15.15%) Developer in Test
5 5 (15.15%) Software Developer
6 4 (12.12%) Consultant
6 4 (12.12%) SAP Consultant
6 4 (12.12%) SAP SRM Consultant
6 4 (12.12%) Test Manager
7 3 (9.09%) Python Developer
8 2 (6.06%) Programme Manager
8 2 (6.06%) Programme Test Manager
8 2 (6.06%) SAP MM Consultant
8 2 (6.06%) Test Automation Manager
8 2 (6.06%) Test Programme Manager
9 1 (3.03%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
9 1 (3.03%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (33.33%) .NET
2 5 (15.15%) WPF
3 4 (12.12%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (36.36%) Mathematics
2 10 (30.30%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (27.27%) Algorithms
4 8 (24.24%) Computer Science
5 6 (18.18%) User Experience
6 5 (15.15%) Statistics
7 4 (12.12%) Data Structures
8 3 (9.09%) Digital Media
9 1 (3.03%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.18%) Linux
2 1 (3.03%) Unix
2 1 (3.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (60.61%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (45.45%) Software Engineering
3 14 (42.42%) Test Automation
4 12 (36.36%) OO
5 11 (33.33%) Analytics
5 11 (33.33%) Regression Testing
5 11 (33.33%) User Stories
6 10 (30.30%) Functional Testing
6 10 (30.30%) Unit Testing
7 7 (21.21%) Non-Functional Testing
7 7 (21.21%) Performance Testing
7 7 (21.21%) Scrum
7 7 (21.21%) Software Testing
8 6 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (15.15%) Code Coverage
9 5 (15.15%) Financial Modelling
9 5 (15.15%) MVVM
9 5 (15.15%) Process Improvement
10 4 (12.12%) Automated Testing
10 4 (12.12%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 17 (51.52%) C#
2 16 (48.48%) SQL
3 6 (18.18%) Delphi
3 6 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 5 (15.15%) C++
4 5 (15.15%) Python
5 4 (12.12%) C
5 4 (12.12%) Perl
6 1 (3.03%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (36.36%) Degree
2 2 (6.06%) ISEB
2 2 (6.06%) ISEB Practitioner
2 2 (6.06%) ISTQB
2 2 (6.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (42.42%) QA
2 1 (3.03%) SDET
Vendors
1 5 (15.15%) Microsoft
1 5 (15.15%) Oracle
2 4 (12.12%) SAP
2 4 (12.12%) TOWER Software
3 1 (3.03%) Perforce
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