The table below looks at the statistics for Test Strategy skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Strategy over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Strategy
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 88 69 84
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +15
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 5 23 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.45% 1.83% 1.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.49% 2.01% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 3 16 5
Median salary £42,500 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-19.04% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £52,500 £28,568
10% offered a salary of more than £45,700 £52,500 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1021 1147 1189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 91.98% 91.10% 88.27%
Number of salaries quoted 687 774 728
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Test Strategy
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

Test Strategy
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Test Strategy Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Test Strategy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Test Strategy.

1 17 (62.96%) Finance
2 13 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (37.04%) Software Testing
3 10 (37.04%) SQL
3 10 (37.04%) Integration Testing
4 9 (33.33%) Project Management
4 9 (33.33%) Degree
5 7 (25.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (25.93%) Law
5 7 (25.93%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (25.93%) Information Security
5 7 (25.93%) CISSP
5 7 (25.93%) IIS
5 7 (25.93%) Manual Testing
5 7 (25.93%) Network Security
5 7 (25.93%) Performance Management
5 7 (25.93%) PCI DSS
5 7 (25.93%) Security Architecture
5 7 (25.93%) Splunk
5 7 (25.93%) Portfolio Management
5 7 (25.93%) ArcSight
5 7 (25.93%) Vulnerability Management
5 7 (25.93%) IISP
5 7 (25.93%) Security Operations
5 7 (25.93%) Security Operations Centre
5 7 (25.93%) Data Centre
5 7 (25.93%) Compliance Management
5 7 (25.93%) Risk and Compliance Management
5 7 (25.93%) Security Monitoring
6 6 (22.22%) Selenium

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 7 (25.93%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) iPaaS
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (7.41%) PaaS
2 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.93%) Network Security
2 1 (3.70%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (7.41%) Azure SQL Database
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (22.22%) Selenium
2 2 (7.41%) Eclipse
2 2 (7.41%) Jenkins
2 2 (7.41%) JUnit
2 2 (7.41%) Maven
2 2 (7.41%) Moq
2 2 (7.41%) NSubstitute
2 2 (7.41%) NUnit
2 2 (7.41%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.70%) Cucumber
3 1 (3.70%) HP UFT
3 1 (3.70%) LoadRunner
3 1 (3.70%) Robot Framework
3 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (62.96%) Finance
2 7 (25.93%) Law
3 1 (3.70%) Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (25.93%) Consultant
1 7 (25.93%) Information Security Consultant
1 7 (25.93%) Network Consultant
1 7 (25.93%) Network Security Consultant
1 7 (25.93%) Security Consultant
1 7 (25.93%) Test Leader
2 3 (11.11%) Analyst
2 3 (11.11%) Test Analyst
3 2 (7.41%) Applications Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) Developer
3 2 (7.41%) Senior Applications Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) Senior Test Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) Software Developer
3 2 (7.41%) Test Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) Test Manager
4 1 (3.70%) Head of Testing
4 1 (3.70%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (3.70%) Team Leader
4 1 (3.70%) Tester
4 1 (3.70%) Testing Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.81%) .NET
1 4 (14.81%) CSS
1 4 (14.81%) HTML
2 3 (11.11%) REST
2 3 (11.11%) Web Services
2 3 (11.11%) XML
3 2 (7.41%) .NET Framework
3 2 (7.41%) AngularJS
3 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET
3 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (7.41%) Entity Framework
3 2 (7.41%) jQuery
3 2 (7.41%) SOAP
3 2 (7.41%) WCF
3 2 (7.41%) XForms
3 2 (7.41%) XML Schema
3 2 (7.41%) XSLT
4 1 (3.70%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Data Centre
1 7 (25.93%) Security Operations Centre
2 3 (11.11%) Virtual Team
3 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.70%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Windows
2 1 (3.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (37.04%) Integration Testing
2 10 (37.04%) Software Testing
3 9 (33.33%) Project Management
4 7 (25.93%) Compliance Management
4 7 (25.93%) Information Security
4 7 (25.93%) Manual Testing
4 7 (25.93%) Performance Management
4 7 (25.93%) Portfolio Management
4 7 (25.93%) Risk and Compliance Management
4 7 (25.93%) Security Architecture
4 7 (25.93%) Security Monitoring
4 7 (25.93%) Security Operations
4 7 (25.93%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (25.93%) Vulnerability Management
5 6 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (18.52%) Data Management
6 5 (18.52%) Software Delivery
6 5 (18.52%) Test Automation
6 5 (18.52%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 10 (37.04%) SQL
2 4 (14.81%) C#
2 4 (14.81%) Java
3 3 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 2 (7.41%) XPath
5 1 (3.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (33.33%) Degree
2 7 (25.93%) CISSP
2 7 (25.93%) IISP
3 3 (11.11%) ISEB
4 2 (7.41%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (25.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (25.93%) PCI DSS
2 3 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.70%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 7 (25.93%) ArcSight
1 7 (25.93%) Splunk
2 3 (11.11%) HP
2 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.11%) Oracle
3 2 (7.41%) MuleSoft
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