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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Strategy
Rank 32 24 35
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +11
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 1 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 0.65% 5.56% 1.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.81% 6.45% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 3
Average salary £107,500 £53,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+102.83% -26.89%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Test Strategy
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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
123 124 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 79.35% 86.11% 74.34%
Number of salaries quoted 84 112 130
Average salary £69,500 £57,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.86% -11.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £52,500 £41,050
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £90,000 £88,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 26 January 2015, 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 7 (87.50%) QA
2 6 (75.00%) Finance
3 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (62.50%) Test Scripting
3 5 (62.50%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (62.50%) SQL
3 5 (62.50%) HP
3 5 (62.50%) QuickTest Pro
3 5 (62.50%) Scrum
4 4 (50.00%) LoadRunner
4 4 (50.00%) N-Tier
4 4 (50.00%) HTTP
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (50.00%) IIS
4 4 (50.00%) Web Services
4 4 (50.00%) JBehave
4 4 (50.00%) Performance Testing
4 4 (50.00%) Selenium
4 4 (50.00%) WebLOAD
4 4 (50.00%) BDD
4 4 (50.00%) Mentoring
4 4 (50.00%) Coaching
4 4 (50.00%) SpecFlow
4 4 (50.00%) ATDD
5 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
5 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
5 2 (25.00%) UNIX
5 2 (25.00%) Linux
5 2 (25.00%) ISEB

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

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 4 (50.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) QuickTest Pro
2 4 (50.00%) LoadRunner
2 4 (50.00%) Selenium
2 4 (50.00%) WebLOAD
2 4 (50.00%) JBehave
2 4 (50.00%) SpecFlow
3 1 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 6 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) Financial Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Test Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Programme Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Test Programme Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Test Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (12.50%) Equities
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) UNIX
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Scrum
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (62.50%) Test Scripting
2 4 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 4 (50.00%) BDD
2 4 (50.00%) ATDD
2 4 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 4 (50.00%) Coaching
3 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (12.50%) People Management
4 1 (12.50%) Test Management
4 1 (12.50%) V-Model
4 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Algorithmic Trading
4 1 (12.50%) OOP
4 1 (12.50%) OO
4 1 (12.50%) RAD
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) VBScript
2 1 (12.50%) VB
2 1 (12.50%) VBA
2 1 (12.50%) Tcl
2 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
2 1 (12.50%) C
2 1 (12.50%) C++
2 1 (12.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) ISEB
1 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (87.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) HP
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft