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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Strategy
Rank 75 74 61
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -13
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 3 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.40% 0.59% 1.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% 0.65% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 7
Median salary £37,500 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-34.78% +9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,300 £54,000 £42,200
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £57,500 £55,600
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +3.26%
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
659 769 537
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 88.10% 90.79% 84.17%
Number of salaries quoted 552 603 459
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
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
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 28 July 2016.

Test Strategy Salary Histogram in Coventry

Test Strategy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 8 (72.73%) QA
2 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 5 (45.45%) Automated Testing
2 5 (45.45%) Software Testing
2 5 (45.45%) Manual Testing
2 5 (45.45%) Functional Testing
3 3 (27.27%) Regression Testing
3 3 (27.27%) ISTQB
3 3 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Test Management
4 2 (18.18%) User Stories
4 2 (18.18%) Defect Management
4 2 (18.18%) Exploratory Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Retail
4 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (9.09%) Scrum
5 1 (9.09%) ITIL
5 1 (9.09%) ISEB
5 1 (9.09%) HP UFT
5 1 (9.09%) LoadRunner
5 1 (9.09%) Data Management
5 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (9.09%) TDD
5 1 (9.09%) Degree
5 1 (9.09%) Selenium
5 1 (9.09%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (9.09%) Line Management
5 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
5 1 (9.09%) Coaching
5 1 (9.09%) 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 (9.09%) HP UFT
1 1 (9.09%) LoadRunner
1 1 (9.09%) Selenium
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Analyst
1 6 (54.55%) QA Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) QA Test Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Senior Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Senior QA Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Test Analyst
3 4 (36.36%) Lead Test Analyst
3 4 (36.36%) QA Engineer
3 4 (36.36%) QA Leader
3 4 (36.36%) QA Test Engineer
3 4 (36.36%) Senior QA Engineer
3 4 (36.36%) Senior QA Test Analyst
3 4 (36.36%) Senior Test Analyst
3 4 (36.36%) Senior Test Engineer
3 4 (36.36%) Test Engineer
4 3 (27.27%) Lead Software Engineer
4 3 (27.27%) Senior Software Test Analyst
4 3 (27.27%) Senior Software Test Engineer
4 3 (27.27%) Software Test Analyst
4 3 (27.27%) Software Test Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Automated Testing
1 5 (45.45%) Functional Testing
1 5 (45.45%) Manual Testing
1 5 (45.45%) Software Testing
2 3 (27.27%) Regression Testing
2 3 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Defect Management
3 2 (18.18%) Exploratory Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (18.18%) Test Management
3 2 (18.18%) User Stories
4 1 (9.09%) Coaching
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) Line Management
4 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
4 1 (9.09%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Management
4 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (9.09%) System Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) ISTQB
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) ISEB
2 1 (9.09%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (72.73%) QA