The table below looks at the statistics for Test Strategy skills in IT jobs advertised for the Docklands, London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Strategy over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Strategy
Rank 32 37 38
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +1
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 4 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 2.74% 0.52% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.51% 0.74% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 1
Average salary £49,000 £72,500 £135,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.41% -46.29%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Test Strategy
London

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Docklands, London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
114 136 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 78.08% 71.20% 77.12%
Number of salaries quoted 101 101 156
Average salary £65,000 £57,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.04% -17.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £90,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Test Strategy
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

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

Test Strategy Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

Test Strategy
Salary Trend in Docklands, London

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

Test Strategy Salary Trend in Docklands, London

Test Strategy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Docklands, London 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 (60.00%) HP
1 3 (60.00%) Banking
1 3 (60.00%) QA
1 3 (60.00%) Test Management
2 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (40.00%) Investment Banking
2 2 (40.00%) UNIX
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) IIS
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) C++
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) Perl
3 1 (20.00%) ISEB
3 1 (20.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (20.00%) LoadRunner
3 1 (20.00%) Tcl
3 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) OOP
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) N-Tier
3 1 (20.00%) HTTP

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Docklands, London 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (20.00%) LoadRunner
1 1 (20.00%) Selenium
1 1 (20.00%) WebLOAD
1 1 (20.00%) JBehave
1 1 (20.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (20.00%) SpecFlow
General
1 3 (60.00%) Banking
2 2 (40.00%) Investment Banking
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Programme Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Financial Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) UAT Test Manager
2 1 (20.00%) UAT Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Automation Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Test Programme Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Test Automation Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
1 1 (20.00%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) UNIX
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Test Management
2 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) OOP
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (20.00%) BDD
3 1 (20.00%) ATDD
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) C
2 1 (20.00%) C++
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) Perl
2 1 (20.00%) Tcl
2 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ISEB
1 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) QA
2 1 (20.00%) Basel III
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft