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 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Strategy
Rank 118 120 116
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 8 15 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.43% 0.71% 1.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.51% 0.82% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 8 14 26
Median salary £47,500 £49,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.04% +13.79%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £48,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
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
1564 1822 2076
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 84.68% 86.07% 83.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1289 1571 1642
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
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 31 August 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 +6 8 £47,500 +5.55%
Test Strategy
East of England

Test Strategy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 17 (89.47%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (78.95%) Exploratory Testing
3 12 (63.16%) Software Engineering
4 11 (57.89%) QA
5 8 (42.11%) Mathematics
5 8 (42.11%) Computer Science
5 8 (42.11%) Functional Testing
5 8 (42.11%) Non-Functional Testing
5 8 (42.11%) Analytics
5 8 (42.11%) User Stories
5 8 (42.11%) User Experience
5 8 (42.11%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (42.11%) Scrum
5 8 (42.11%) Degree
5 8 (42.11%) C#
5 8 (42.11%) Delphi
5 8 (42.11%) SQL
5 8 (42.11%) .NET
5 8 (42.11%) OO
5 8 (42.11%) Python
5 8 (42.11%) Regression Testing
5 8 (42.11%) Finance
6 7 (36.84%) Linux
6 7 (36.84%) Automated Testing
6 7 (36.84%) Perl
6 7 (36.84%) Manual Testing
6 7 (36.84%) Test Automation
7 1 (5.26%) Publishing
7 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (5.26%) Cognizant

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:

Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
1 1 (5.26%) JIRA
General
1 8 (42.11%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Software Test Engineer
1 12 (63.16%) Test Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Linux Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Python Software Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Software Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Test Automation Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Linux Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Python Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Software Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Test Automation Developer
4 2 (10.53%) QA Manager
4 2 (10.53%) QA Test Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Test Manager
5 1 (5.26%) QA Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Release Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Senior QA Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Strategy Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Test Strategy Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (42.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (42.11%) Computer Science
1 8 (42.11%) Mathematics
1 8 (42.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (89.47%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (78.95%) Exploratory Testing
3 12 (63.16%) Software Engineering
4 8 (42.11%) Analytics
4 8 (42.11%) Functional Testing
4 8 (42.11%) Non-Functional Testing
4 8 (42.11%) OO
4 8 (42.11%) Regression Testing
4 8 (42.11%) Scrum
4 8 (42.11%) User Stories
5 7 (36.84%) Automated Testing
5 7 (36.84%) Manual Testing
5 7 (36.84%) Test Automation
6 1 (5.26%) Programme Management
6 1 (5.26%) Release Management
6 1 (5.26%) Software Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) C#
1 8 (42.11%) Delphi
1 8 (42.11%) Python
1 8 (42.11%) SQL
2 7 (36.84%) Perl
3 1 (5.26%) C++
3 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (42.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (57.89%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) Cognizant