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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Strategy
West Midlands / Coventry
Rank 59 62 67
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +5
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 3 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.57% 1.56% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.67% 1.75% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 3 11 2
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -3.40%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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
446 627 551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 85.44% 89.06% 87.18%
Number of salaries quoted 354 524 475
Median salary £45,000 £43,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Strategy across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

Test Strategy Salary Histogram in Coventry

Test Strategy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 Coventry region with a requirement for Test Strategy.

1 8 (53.33%) QA
2 6 (40.00%) SAP
2 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (40.00%) SDLC
3 5 (33.33%) Degree
3 5 (33.33%) TDD
3 5 (33.33%) Retail
3 5 (33.33%) Finance
4 4 (26.67%) Manufacturing
4 4 (26.67%) Regression Testing
4 4 (26.67%) Unix
4 4 (26.67%) SQL
4 4 (26.67%) User Stories
4 4 (26.67%) Defect Management
4 4 (26.67%) Mentoring
4 4 (26.67%) Exploratory Testing
5 3 (20.00%) QA Automation
5 3 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (20.00%) Relational Database
5 3 (20.00%) Docker
5 3 (20.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 3 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (20.00%) Test Planning
5 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
5 3 (20.00%) ISTQB
5 3 (20.00%) Customer Engagement
5 3 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (20.00%) SaaS
5 3 (20.00%) Software 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (13.33%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (20.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 3 (20.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (20.00%) MySQL
1 3 (20.00%) NoSQL
1 3 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (13.33%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 2 (13.33%) Cognos Query Studio
2 2 (13.33%) IBM InfoSphere
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Concordion
1 3 (20.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (20.00%) FitNesse
1 3 (20.00%) Selenium
1 3 (20.00%) SoapUI
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
1 5 (33.33%) Retail
2 4 (26.67%) Manufacturing
3 2 (13.33%) Aerospace
3 2 (13.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Test Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) QA Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) QA Leader
4 3 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Systems Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Systems Test Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Head of Applications
5 2 (13.33%) QA Test Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Senior QA Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) IT Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Senior IT Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Systems Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Unix
2 3 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (40.00%) SDLC
2 5 (33.33%) TDD
3 4 (26.67%) Defect Management
3 4 (26.67%) Exploratory Testing
3 4 (26.67%) Mentoring
3 4 (26.67%) Regression Testing
3 4 (26.67%) User Stories
4 3 (20.00%) BDD
4 3 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (20.00%) Customer Engagement
4 3 (20.00%) QA Automation
4 3 (20.00%) Software Testing
4 3 (20.00%) Test Management
4 3 (20.00%) Test Planning
5 2 (13.33%) Analytics
5 2 (13.33%) Data Management
5 2 (13.33%) ITIL
5 2 (13.33%) ITSM
5 2 (13.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) SQL
2 3 (20.00%) Java
2 3 (20.00%) PHP
2 3 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Degree
2 3 (20.00%) CSQA
2 3 (20.00%) ISEB
2 3 (20.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (53.33%) QA
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) SAP
2 2 (13.33%) Ab Initio
2 2 (13.33%) Cognos
2 2 (13.33%) IBM
2 2 (13.33%) Informatica
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft