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 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Strategy
Rank 154 159 149
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -10
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 23 32 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.69% 0.84% 0.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.80% 0.95% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 19 27 20
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £31,800
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £48,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
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
2869 3369 3111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 86.65% 88.36% 84.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2288 2779 2560
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £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 31 August 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 31 August 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
Nottinghamshire -3 7 £47,000 +34.28% 1
Lincolnshire - 6 £28,000 -
Derbyshire +29 5 £45,000 +32.35%
Northamptonshire -1 2 £39,500 -12.22% 2
Leicestershire -8 1 £47,500 +36.35% 1
Test Strategy
England

Test Strategy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 23 (47.92%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (39.58%) QA
3 18 (37.50%) Compatibility Testing
4 17 (35.42%) ISEB
5 15 (31.25%) Degree
6 14 (29.17%) Finance
7 13 (27.08%) C#
7 13 (27.08%) Selenium
8 12 (25.00%) Unit Testing
8 12 (25.00%) .NET
8 12 (25.00%) MVC
9 11 (22.92%) ASP.NET
9 11 (22.92%) Microsoft
9 11 (22.92%) Test Scripting
9 11 (22.92%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (22.92%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
10 10 (20.83%) Software Delivery
10 10 (20.83%) Web Development
10 10 (20.83%) System Testing
10 10 (20.83%) Team Foundation Server
10 10 (20.83%) OWASP
10 10 (20.83%) Java
11 9 (18.75%) Waterfall
12 8 (16.67%) Mentoring
12 8 (16.67%) JavaScript
12 8 (16.67%) Linux
12 8 (16.67%) Automated Testing
13 7 (14.58%) Time Management
13 7 (14.58%) PHP
13 7 (14.58%) HTML

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 5 (10.42%) IIS
2 1 (2.08%) Confluence
2 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.08%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (8.33%) MS Office
2 1 (2.08%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.58%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.42%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.08%) Big Data
3 1 (2.08%) MySQL
3 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.08%) Redis
3 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (27.08%) Selenium
2 10 (20.83%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (10.42%) MSBuild
3 5 (10.42%) ReSharper
4 4 (8.33%) JIRA
5 3 (6.25%) Cucumber
5 3 (6.25%) Git (software)
6 2 (4.17%) Appium
6 2 (4.17%) Subversion
7 1 (2.08%) Calabash
7 1 (2.08%) CasperJS
7 1 (2.08%) Eclipse
7 1 (2.08%) HP UFT
7 1 (2.08%) Hudson
7 1 (2.08%) Jenkins
7 1 (2.08%) JUnit
7 1 (2.08%) LoadRunner
7 1 (2.08%) Mockito
7 1 (2.08%) SilkPerformer
7 1 (2.08%) TestComplete
General
1 14 (29.17%) Finance
2 4 (8.33%) Marketing
2 4 (8.33%) Publishing
3 3 (6.25%) Retail
4 1 (2.08%) Banking
4 1 (2.08%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (25.00%) Analyst
2 11 (22.92%) Developer
3 9 (18.75%) Test Analyst
4 6 (12.50%) .NET Developer
4 6 (12.50%) Architect
4 6 (12.50%) Software Architect
5 5 (10.42%) ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (10.42%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (10.42%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (10.42%) C# Developer
5 5 (10.42%) Senior Developer
5 5 (10.42%) Test Manager
5 5 (10.42%) Tester
6 4 (8.33%) .NET Architect
6 4 (8.33%) .NET Software Developer
6 4 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 4 (8.33%) C# Architect
6 4 (8.33%) C# Software Developer
6 4 (8.33%) QA Analyst
6 4 (8.33%) Systems Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (25.00%) .NET
2 11 (22.92%) ASP.NET
3 7 (14.58%) HTML
3 7 (14.58%) HTML5
4 6 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (12.50%) CSS
4 6 (12.50%) CSS3
4 6 (12.50%) WinForms
5 5 (10.42%) Gherkin
6 4 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC 2
7 3 (6.25%) LAMP
8 2 (4.17%) Hibernate
8 2 (4.17%) RESTful
8 2 (4.17%) Spring
9 1 (2.08%) .NET Framework
9 1 (2.08%) JavaFX
9 1 (2.08%) JPA
9 1 (2.08%) OpenRasta
9 1 (2.08%) Razor View Engine
9 1 (2.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.25%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.08%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (2.08%) Fintech
3 1 (2.08%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (2.08%) User Experience
3 1 (2.08%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.67%) Linux
2 6 (12.50%) Windows
3 3 (6.25%) CentOS
4 1 (2.08%) Android
4 1 (2.08%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (47.92%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (37.50%) Compatibility Testing
3 12 (25.00%) MVC
3 12 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 11 (22.92%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (22.92%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
4 11 (22.92%) Test Scripting
5 10 (20.83%) OWASP
5 10 (20.83%) Software Delivery
5 10 (20.83%) System Testing
5 10 (20.83%) Web Development
6 9 (18.75%) Waterfall
7 8 (16.67%) Automated Testing
7 8 (16.67%) Mentoring
8 7 (14.58%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (14.58%) Open Source
8 7 (14.58%) Open Source Development
8 7 (14.58%) Regression Testing
8 7 (14.58%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (14.58%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (27.08%) C#
2 10 (20.83%) Java
3 8 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 7 (14.58%) PHP
5 6 (12.50%) SQL
5 6 (12.50%) T-SQL
6 5 (10.42%) PowerShell
7 3 (6.25%) Ruby
8 1 (2.08%) C
8 1 (2.08%) ECMAScript
8 1 (2.08%) ES6
8 1 (2.08%) Pascal
8 1 (2.08%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.08%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (35.42%) ISEB
2 15 (31.25%) Degree
3 5 (10.42%) ISTQB
3 5 (10.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (39.58%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (4.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (22.92%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.08%) Apple
3 1 (2.08%) Citrix
3 1 (2.08%) Cognizant
3 1 (2.08%) HP
3 1 (2.08%) Oracle
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