The table below looks at the statistics for Test Strategy skills in IT jobs advertised for the Crawley region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Strategy over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Strategy
Rank 52 - 67
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 9 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 2.10% - 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.92% - 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 5
Average salary £35,000 - £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -2.17%
Test Strategy
West Sussex

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Crawley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
308 346 556
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 71.79% 84.80% 87.28%
Number of salaries quoted 255 304 475
Average salary £40,000 £46,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% +10.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Test Strategy
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Strategy across the Crawley region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Strategy Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

Test Strategy
Salary Trend in Crawley

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

Test Strategy Salary Trend in Crawley

Test Strategy
Salary Histogram in Crawley

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Strategy across the Crawley region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

Test Strategy Salary Histogram in Crawley

Test Strategy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Crawley 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 6 (66.67%) C#
1 6 (66.67%) Java
1 6 (66.67%) SOAP
1 6 (66.67%) LoadRunner
1 6 (66.67%) NUnit
1 6 (66.67%) QA
1 6 (66.67%) Selenium
1 6 (66.67%) WebDriver
1 6 (66.67%) SoapUI
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle Exadata
2 3 (33.33%) Test Management
2 3 (33.33%) Data Validation
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle ODI
2 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (33.33%) Validation
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (33.33%) DataStage
2 3 (33.33%) SQLPlus
2 3 (33.33%) Mainframe
2 3 (33.33%) UNIX
2 3 (33.33%) Cognos
2 3 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (33.33%) ETL
2 3 (33.33%) Toad
2 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (33.33%) RDBMS
2 3 (33.33%) HP
2 3 (33.33%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (33.33%) PL/SQL

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Crawley 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 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 3 (33.33%) DB2
1 3 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 3 (33.33%) DataStage
1 3 (33.33%) SQLPlus
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle Exadata
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle ODI
1 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) LoadRunner
1 6 (66.67%) NUnit
1 6 (66.67%) Selenium
1 6 (66.67%) WebDriver
1 6 (66.67%) SoapUI
2 3 (33.33%) Toad
2 3 (33.33%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
1 2 (22.22%) Advertising
1 2 (22.22%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Test Analyst
1 6 (66.67%) Test Engineer
1 6 (66.67%) QA Engineer
1 6 (66.67%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Test Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Portfolio Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) ETL
1 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) Validation
1 3 (33.33%) Test Management
1 3 (33.33%) Data Validation
2 2 (22.22%) Software Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) C#
1 6 (66.67%) Java
2 3 (33.33%) PL/SQL
2 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) R
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle
1 3 (33.33%) Business Objects
1 3 (33.33%) Cognos
1 3 (33.33%) HP