The table below looks at the statistics for Test Strategy skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Strategy over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Strategy
London / City of London
Rank 190 194 254
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +60
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 36 67 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.72% 0.98% 0.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.80% 1.09% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 32 52 60
Median salary £60,000 £65,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £40,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £89,500 £75,950
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 City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4511 6143 9027
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 89.77% 89.71% 86.91%
Number of salaries quoted 4108 5450 7672
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Test Strategy
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London 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 the City of London

Test Strategy
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Test Strategy across the City of London region.

Test Strategy Salary Trend in the City of London

Test Strategy
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Strategy across the City of London region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

Test Strategy Salary Histogram in the City of London

Test Strategy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 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 City of London region with a requirement for Test Strategy.

1 41 (54.67%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (52.00%) QA
3 29 (38.67%) Finance
4 27 (36.00%) Test Automation
5 26 (34.67%) Non-Functional Testing
6 24 (32.00%) Test Scripting
7 22 (29.33%) Automated Testing
8 20 (26.67%) ISEB
9 19 (25.33%) SQL
10 18 (24.00%) Test Management
11 17 (22.67%) Regression Testing
11 17 (22.67%) Integration Testing
12 16 (21.33%) ISTQB
12 16 (21.33%) LoadRunner
13 15 (20.00%) HP UFT
13 15 (20.00%) Selenium
13 15 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
14 13 (17.33%) SDLC
14 13 (17.33%) BDD
14 13 (17.33%) Stakeholder Management
14 13 (17.33%) TDD
15 12 (16.00%) B2B
15 12 (16.00%) Stress Testing
15 12 (16.00%) SaaS
16 11 (14.67%) Waterfall
16 11 (14.67%) Java
16 11 (14.67%) Service Management
16 11 (14.67%) Law
16 11 (14.67%) Legal
17 10 (13.33%) Oracle

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (5.33%) Jetty
2 2 (2.67%) Apache
2 2 (2.67%) Confluence
2 2 (2.67%) Documentum
3 1 (1.33%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (8.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.67%) HFM
2 1 (1.33%) Hyperion Enterprise
2 1 (1.33%) Markit EDM
2 1 (1.33%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (16.00%) SaaS
2 5 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.67%) Big Data
3 7 (9.33%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (5.33%) Power BI
5 3 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.67%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.33%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.33%) DB2
Development Applications
1 16 (21.33%) LoadRunner
2 15 (20.00%) HP UFT
2 15 (20.00%) Selenium
3 6 (8.00%) JIRA
3 6 (8.00%) Protractor
4 4 (5.33%) Cucumber
4 4 (5.33%) Jenkins
4 4 (5.33%) SilkPerformer
4 4 (5.33%) SilkTest
4 4 (5.33%) WebDriver
5 2 (2.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (2.67%) FitNesse
5 2 (2.67%) Jasmine
5 2 (2.67%) JUnit
5 2 (2.67%) Maven
5 2 (2.67%) TestNG
6 1 (1.33%) Geb
6 1 (1.33%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.33%) Spock
6 1 (1.33%) The Grinder
General
1 29 (38.67%) Finance
2 11 (14.67%) Law
2 11 (14.67%) Legal
3 8 (10.67%) Banking
4 5 (6.67%) Front Office
5 3 (4.00%) Retail
6 2 (2.67%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (24.00%) Test Leader
2 16 (21.33%) QA Engineer
3 13 (17.33%) Analyst
4 12 (16.00%) Software QA Engineer
5 10 (13.33%) Test Manager
6 8 (10.67%) Tester
7 7 (9.33%) Test Analyst
8 5 (6.67%) Automation Test Analyst
8 5 (6.67%) QA Manager
8 5 (6.67%) QA Test Manager
9 4 (5.33%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
9 4 (5.33%) Performance Tester
9 4 (5.33%) Programme Test Manager
9 4 (5.33%) Senior QA Engineer
9 4 (5.33%) Senior Web Engineer
9 4 (5.33%) Team Leader
9 4 (5.33%) Technical Leader
9 4 (5.33%) Technical Team Leader
9 4 (5.33%) Technical Tester
9 4 (5.33%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.33%) .NET
2 6 (8.00%) AngularJS
3 4 (5.33%) CSS
3 4 (5.33%) HTML
3 4 (5.33%) Node.js
3 4 (5.33%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (4.00%) FIX Protocol
5 2 (2.67%) Apache Camel
5 2 (2.67%) Apache CXF
5 2 (2.67%) CSS3
5 2 (2.67%) Gherkin
5 2 (2.67%) Grails
5 2 (2.67%) HTML5
5 2 (2.67%) JMS
5 2 (2.67%) jQuery
5 2 (2.67%) Sass
5 2 (2.67%) Web Services
6 1 (1.33%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.33%) ASP.NET 2.0
6 1 (1.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 15 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (12.00%) Fintech
3 6 (8.00%) Fixed Income
3 6 (8.00%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.00%) Mobile Banking
4 3 (4.00%) User Experience
5 1 (1.33%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.33%) Derivative
5 1 (1.33%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 9 (12.00%) Windows
2 7 (9.33%) Linux
3 4 (5.33%) Windows 10
4 3 (4.00%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (54.67%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (36.00%) Test Automation
3 26 (34.67%) Non-Functional Testing
4 24 (32.00%) Test Scripting
5 22 (29.33%) Automated Testing
6 18 (24.00%) Test Management
7 17 (22.67%) Integration Testing
7 17 (22.67%) Regression Testing
8 13 (17.33%) BDD
8 13 (17.33%) SDLC
8 13 (17.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 13 (17.33%) TDD
9 12 (16.00%) B2B
9 12 (16.00%) Stress Testing
10 11 (14.67%) Service Management
10 11 (14.67%) Waterfall
11 8 (10.67%) Scrum
12 7 (9.33%) Continuous Improvement
12 7 (9.33%) Electronic Trading
13 6 (8.00%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (25.33%) SQL
2 11 (14.67%) Java
3 8 (10.67%) JavaScript
4 5 (6.67%) C#
5 3 (4.00%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.67%) Perl
6 2 (2.67%) Ruby
6 2 (2.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 20 (26.67%) ISEB
2 16 (21.33%) ISTQB
3 8 (10.67%) Degree
4 4 (5.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 3 (4.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.33%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (52.00%) QA
2 2 (2.67%) MiFID
3 1 (1.33%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 1 (1.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (2.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (13.33%) Oracle
1 10 (13.33%) SAP
2 7 (9.33%) Microsoft
3 6 (8.00%) Atlassian
4 4 (5.33%) Borland
4 4 (5.33%) Tableau
5 2 (2.67%) EMC
5 2 (2.67%) Hyperion
5 2 (2.67%) Pega
6 1 (1.33%) Clearswift
6 1 (1.33%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.33%) Sybase
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + generous package & bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: £51,296 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £39000 - £48500 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
City, London
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive salary + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago