The table below looks at the statistics for Test Strategy skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Strategy over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Strategy
Rank 91 116 103
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -13
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 2 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 0.20% 0.16% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.19% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 4
Average salary - £53,750 £46,204
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.33%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +5.88%
Test Strategy
South East

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 Sussex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
881 1055 989
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 86.63% 86.48% 86.22%
Number of salaries quoted 773 902 812
Average salary £45,000 £44,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Test Strategy
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

Test Strategy Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Test Strategy
Salary Trend in East Sussex

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

Test Strategy Salary Trend in East Sussex

Test Strategy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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 5 (71.43%) Web Services
1 5 (71.43%) JSON
2 4 (57.14%) QA
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 3 (42.86%) Case Management
3 3 (42.86%) RESTful
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (42.86%) Subversion
3 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) Tomcat
3 3 (42.86%) Java
3 3 (42.86%) J2EE
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 3 (42.86%) Documentum
3 3 (42.86%) Configuration Management
4 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
4 2 (28.57%) CA
4 2 (28.57%) SOAP
4 2 (28.57%) .NET
4 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
4 2 (28.57%) XML
4 2 (28.57%) Automated Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 2 (28.57%) Degree
4 2 (28.57%) Scrum
4 2 (28.57%) Selenium
4 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Test Management

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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 3 (42.86%) Documentum
1 3 (42.86%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Subversion
2 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
2 2 (28.57%) JIRA
2 2 (28.57%) Selenium
2 2 (28.57%) SoapUI
2 2 (28.57%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Documentum Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Junior
2 2 (28.57%) Junior Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Junior QA Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Junior Test Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) QA Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) QA Automation Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) QA Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) QA Test Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Test Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Test Automation Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Testing Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) JSON
1 5 (71.43%) Web Services
2 3 (42.86%) J2EE
2 3 (42.86%) RESTful
3 2 (28.57%) .NET
3 2 (28.57%) SOAP
3 2 (28.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
1 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
1 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
1 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Case Management
2 3 (42.86%) Configuration Management
2 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (28.57%) Automated Testing
3 2 (28.57%) BDD
3 2 (28.57%) Build Automation
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (28.57%) Functional Testing
3 2 (28.57%) QA Automation
3 2 (28.57%) Scrum
3 2 (28.57%) SDLC
3 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 2 (28.57%) TDD
3 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
3 2 (28.57%) Test Management
3 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
3 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
3 2 (28.57%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) CA Service Virtualization
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) CA
1 2 (28.57%) Rally