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

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Strategy
Rank 48 - 60
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 7 0 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 1.49% - 2.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.79% - 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 13
Median salary £24,000 - £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +5.88%
Test Strategy
East 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 Derbyshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Derbyshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
391 403 507
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 83.19% 84.49% 89.89%
Number of salaries quoted 339 306 393
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
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 Derbyshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Derbyshire 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 Derbyshire

Test Strategy
Salary Trend in Derbyshire

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

Test Strategy Salary Trend in Derbyshire

Test Strategy
Salary Histogram in Derbyshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Strategy across the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

Test Strategy Salary Histogram in Derbyshire

Test Strategy
Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Strategy within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby - 6 £24,000 -
Chesterfield - 1 - -
Test Strategy
East Midlands

Test Strategy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 Derbyshire region with a requirement for Test Strategy.

1 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (83.33%) QA
3 7 (58.33%) Functional Testing
3 7 (58.33%) SDLC
4 6 (50.00%) SQL
5 4 (33.33%) ISEB
5 4 (33.33%) ISTQB
6 3 (25.00%) Load Testing
6 3 (25.00%) Test Scripting
6 3 (25.00%) Automated Testing
6 3 (25.00%) Scrum
6 3 (25.00%) .NET
6 3 (25.00%) Windows
6 3 (25.00%) Analytics
6 3 (25.00%) Software Testing
7 2 (16.67%) Big Data
7 2 (16.67%) V-Model
7 2 (16.67%) WebDriver
7 2 (16.67%) Mobile Banking
7 2 (16.67%) Defect Management
7 2 (16.67%) Business Transformation
7 2 (16.67%) Citrix
7 2 (16.67%) Project Management
7 2 (16.67%) Finance
7 2 (16.67%) Migration
7 2 (16.67%) Banking
7 2 (16.67%) Degree
7 2 (16.67%) Selenium
8 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (8.33%) Windows Vista

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Big Data
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Selenium
1 2 (16.67%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (16.67%) Banking
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Analyst
2 7 (58.33%) Test Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) QA Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) QA Tester
3 3 (25.00%) Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Citrix Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Lead Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) QA Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Quality Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Test Leader
4 1 (8.33%) Test Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Testing Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Mobile Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Vista
2 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (58.33%) Functional Testing
2 7 (58.33%) SDLC
3 3 (25.00%) Analytics
3 3 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Load Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Scrum
3 3 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (16.67%) Business Transformation
4 2 (16.67%) Defect Management
4 2 (16.67%) Migration
4 2 (16.67%) Project Management
4 2 (16.67%) V-Model
5 1 (8.33%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Regression Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
5 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
5 1 (8.33%) Test Management
5 1 (8.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) ISEB
1 4 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 2 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (83.33%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Citrix
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle