The first table below looks at the demand for Test Strategy skills in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Strategy over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Coventry region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Strategy
Rank 58 67 52
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -15
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 2 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.36% 0.62% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% 0.80% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 1
Average salary £51,250 £35,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.42% +40.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Processes & Methodologies Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
433 502 306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 78.44% 78.07% 74.09%
Number of salaries quoted 350 453 276
Average salary £44,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Test Strategy
West Midlands

Test Strategy
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Strategy across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 25 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) ISEB
2 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (50.00%) JIRA
2 2 (50.00%) QA
2 2 (50.00%) Selenium
2 2 (50.00%) Use Case
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Jython
3 1 (25.00%) Retail
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) VB
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) Cucumber

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (50.00%) JIRA
1 2 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
General
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) QA Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (50.00%) Use Case
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Jython
1 1 (25.00%) Python
1 1 (25.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) ISEB
2 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle