The table below looks at the statistics for Test Strategy skills in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Strategy over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Strategy
Rank 72 78 68
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -10
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 1 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.14% 0.25% 0.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.29% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 5
Median salary £45,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +5.00%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £44,750
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +6.14%
Test Strategy
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
615 698 538
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 86.74% 86.49% 88.34%
Number of salaries quoted 513 561 460
Median salary £42,655 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.21% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,575 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
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 Coventry

The demand trend of job ads across the Coventry 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 Coventry

Test Strategy
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Test Strategy Salary Trend in Coventry

Test Strategy
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Coventry region with a requirement for Test Strategy.

1 10 (71.43%) QA
2 9 (64.29%) Automated Testing
2 9 (64.29%) Software Testing
2 9 (64.29%) Manual Testing
2 9 (64.29%) Functional Testing
3 4 (28.57%) Finance
3 4 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (21.43%) ISTQB
4 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (21.43%) Test Management
5 1 (7.14%) Performance Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Selenium
5 1 (7.14%) ITIL
5 1 (7.14%) ISEB
5 1 (7.14%) HP UFT
5 1 (7.14%) LoadRunner
5 1 (7.14%) BPR
5 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (7.14%) System Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Performance Management
5 1 (7.14%) Test Automation
5 1 (7.14%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (7.14%) Line Management
5 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
5 1 (7.14%) Coaching
5 1 (7.14%) Operational Acceptance Testing

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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 (7.14%) HP UFT
1 1 (7.14%) LoadRunner
1 1 (7.14%) Selenium
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Analyst
1 7 (50.00%) QA Analyst
1 7 (50.00%) QA Engineer
1 7 (50.00%) QA Test Analyst
1 7 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 6 (42.86%) QA Test Engineer
2 6 (42.86%) Software Analyst
2 6 (42.86%) Software Test Analyst
2 6 (42.86%) Test Engineer
3 5 (35.71%) Lead Test Analyst
3 5 (35.71%) QA Leader
3 5 (35.71%) Senior QA Engineer
3 5 (35.71%) Software Test Engineer
4 4 (28.57%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (28.57%) Senior QA Analyst
4 4 (28.57%) Senior QA Test Analyst
4 4 (28.57%) Senior Test Analyst
4 4 (28.57%) Senior Test Engineer
5 3 (21.43%) Lead Software Engineer
5 3 (21.43%) Senior Software Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Automated Testing
1 9 (64.29%) Functional Testing
1 9 (64.29%) Manual Testing
1 9 (64.29%) Software Testing
2 4 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (21.43%) Test Management
4 1 (7.14%) BPR
4 1 (7.14%) Coaching
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL
4 1 (7.14%) Line Management
4 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.14%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Management
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (7.14%) System Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Test Automation
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) ISTQB
2 1 (7.14%) ISEB
2 1 (7.14%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (71.43%) QA