The table below looks at the statistics for Test Strategy skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Strategy over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Strategy
Rank 144 153 138
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -15
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 34 32 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.06% 0.91% 1.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.19% 1.02% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 25 31 38
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £31,000 £34,250
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £110,000 £53,458
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%
Test Strategy
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2858 3131 3095
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 89.37% 88.90% 85.47%
Number of salaries quoted 2277 2452 2659
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Test Strategy
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the East Midlands 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 the East Midlands

Test Strategy
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Test Strategy Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Test Strategy
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Strategy across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

Test Strategy Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Test Strategy
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Strategy within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 7 December 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
Northamptonshire +9 21 £39,500 -12.22%
Derbyshire +18 5 £42,500 +4.93%
Leicestershire -5 4 £45,000 -59.09% 1
Nottinghamshire -10 3 £52,500 +50.00% 2
Test Strategy
England

Test Strategy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Test Strategy.

1 28 (49.12%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (47.37%) QA
3 23 (40.35%) ISEB
3 23 (40.35%) Stakeholder Management
4 22 (38.60%) ISTQB
5 20 (35.09%) Automated Testing
5 20 (35.09%) Microsoft
6 19 (33.33%) Selenium
6 19 (33.33%) Gherkin
7 18 (31.58%) System Testing
8 16 (28.07%) Mentoring
9 15 (26.32%) Coaching
10 14 (24.56%) Team Foundation Server
11 13 (22.81%) Test Scripting
11 13 (22.81%) Windows
12 9 (15.79%) Finance
13 8 (14.04%) Java
13 8 (14.04%) SQL
13 8 (14.04%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (14.04%) User Acceptance Testing
13 8 (14.04%) Jenkins
13 8 (14.04%) Cucumber
14 7 (12.28%) Test Management
14 7 (12.28%) Git (software)
14 7 (12.28%) Performance Testing
14 7 (12.28%) JavaScript
14 7 (12.28%) Regression Testing
14 7 (12.28%) System Integration Testing
14 7 (12.28%) Mobile App
15 6 (10.53%) Ansible

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.75%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.75%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (1.75%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.51%) Slack
2 1 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.51%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (3.51%) Redis
1 2 (3.51%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 19 (33.33%) Selenium
2 14 (24.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (14.04%) Cucumber
3 8 (14.04%) Jenkins
4 7 (12.28%) Git (software)
5 6 (10.53%) JIRA
6 5 (8.77%) Appium
6 5 (8.77%) Subversion
7 3 (5.26%) WebDriver
8 1 (1.75%) Calabash
8 1 (1.75%) CasperJS
8 1 (1.75%) HP UFT
8 1 (1.75%) LoadRunner
8 1 (1.75%) SilkPerformer
8 1 (1.75%) TestComplete
8 1 (1.75%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (15.79%) Finance
2 6 (10.53%) Retail
3 2 (3.51%) Games
4 1 (1.75%) Banking
4 1 (1.75%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (22.81%) Test Leader
1 13 (22.81%) Test Manager
2 7 (12.28%) QA Engineer
3 5 (8.77%) Analyst
3 5 (8.77%) QA Leader
3 5 (8.77%) QA Team Leader
3 5 (8.77%) Ruby Engineer
3 5 (8.77%) Team Leader
4 4 (7.02%) Systems Analyst
4 4 (7.02%) Systems Test Analyst
4 4 (7.02%) Test Analyst
5 3 (5.26%) Automation Engineer
5 3 (5.26%) Configuration Manager
5 3 (5.26%) Senior Test Engineer
5 3 (5.26%) Test Engineer
6 2 (3.51%) QA Automation Engineer
6 2 (3.51%) QA Manager
6 2 (3.51%) QA Test Manager
6 2 (3.51%) Quality Manager
6 2 (3.51%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (33.33%) Gherkin
2 5 (8.77%) RESTful
3 3 (5.26%) .NET
4 2 (3.51%) CSS
4 2 (3.51%) CSS3
4 2 (3.51%) HTML
4 2 (3.51%) HTML5
4 2 (3.51%) LESS
4 2 (3.51%) OpenRasta
4 2 (3.51%) Razor View Engine
4 2 (3.51%) Unreal Engine
5 1 (1.75%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.75%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.28%) Mobile App
2 6 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.51%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (3.51%) User Experience
4 1 (1.75%) EPoS
4 1 (1.75%) Fintech
4 1 (1.75%) FMCG
4 1 (1.75%) Statistics
4 1 (1.75%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 13 (22.81%) Windows
2 5 (8.77%) Linux
3 4 (7.02%) Android
3 4 (7.02%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.75%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (49.12%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (40.35%) Stakeholder Management
3 20 (35.09%) Automated Testing
4 18 (31.58%) System Testing
5 16 (28.07%) Mentoring
6 15 (26.32%) Coaching
7 13 (22.81%) Test Scripting
8 8 (14.04%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (14.04%) User Acceptance Testing
9 7 (12.28%) Performance Testing
9 7 (12.28%) Regression Testing
9 7 (12.28%) System Integration Testing
9 7 (12.28%) Test Management
10 5 (8.77%) BDD
10 5 (8.77%) Compatibility Testing
10 5 (8.77%) Open Source
10 5 (8.77%) Open Source Development
10 5 (8.77%) Programme Governance
10 5 (8.77%) Test Automation
10 5 (8.77%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (14.04%) Java
1 8 (14.04%) SQL
2 7 (12.28%) JavaScript
3 6 (10.53%) Ruby
4 5 (8.77%) PHP
5 4 (7.02%) C#
6 2 (3.51%) ECMAScript
6 2 (3.51%) ES6
7 1 (1.75%) VB
Qualifications
1 23 (40.35%) ISEB
2 22 (38.60%) ISTQB
3 6 (10.53%) Degree
4 1 (1.75%) CISA
4 1 (1.75%) CISM
4 1 (1.75%) CISSP
4 1 (1.75%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (47.37%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (10.53%) Ansible
2 1 (1.75%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (35.09%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.51%) Apple
3 1 (1.75%) Cognizant
3 1 (1.75%) Google
3 1 (1.75%) HP
3 1 (1.75%) IBM
3 1 (1.75%) Infor
3 1 (1.75%) Red Hat
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