The table below looks at the statistics for Test Strategy skills in IT jobs advertised for the Ealing region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Strategy over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Strategy
Rank 11 24 14
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -10
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 4 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ealing 10.53% 1.10% 9.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.81% 1.35% 11.36%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 3
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%
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 Ealing region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Ealing
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
37 74 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ealing 97.37% 81.32% 81.48%
Number of salaries quoted 28 54 34
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
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 Ealing

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

Test Strategy Jobs Demand Trend in Ealing

Test Strategy
Salary Trend in Ealing

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

Test Strategy Salary Trend in Ealing

Test Strategy
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Ealing

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Ealing 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 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) TDD
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (50.00%) Business Development
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
1 2 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (50.00%) Physics
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (50.00%) Selenium
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Load Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (50.00%) WebDriver
1 2 (50.00%) BDD
1 2 (50.00%) SpecFlow
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) LoadRunner
2 1 (25.00%) QA

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in Ealing by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Ealing 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Selenium
1 2 (50.00%) WebDriver
1 2 (50.00%) SpecFlow
2 1 (25.00%) LoadRunner
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Test Leader
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Test Leader
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (50.00%) Physics
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) TDD
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (50.00%) Business Development
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Load Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (50.00%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA