The table below looks at the statistics for Test Strategy skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gatwick region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Strategy over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Strategy
West Sussex / Gatwick
Rank 36 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 1.26% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.47% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Median salary £44,500 - -
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 Gatwick region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Gatwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
136 115 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 85.53% 80.99% 77.78%
Number of salaries quoted 132 103 56
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Test Strategy
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

The demand trend of job ads across the Gatwick 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 Gatwick

Test Strategy
Salary Trend in Gatwick

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

Test Strategy Salary Trend in Gatwick

Test Strategy
Salary Histogram in Gatwick

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Strategy across the Gatwick region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

Test Strategy Salary Histogram in Gatwick

Test Strategy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 26 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 Gatwick region with a requirement for Test Strategy.

1 7 (70.00%) C++
1 7 (70.00%) Linux
1 7 (70.00%) TDD
1 7 (70.00%) Automated Testing
1 7 (70.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (50.00%) Embedded C
2 5 (50.00%) Embedded C++
2 5 (50.00%) Smartcard
2 5 (50.00%) C
3 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 4 (40.00%) Degree
4 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (30.00%) Software Testing
4 3 (30.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (20.00%) Exploratory Testing
5 2 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
5 2 (20.00%) SDLC
5 2 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
5 2 (20.00%) ISTQB
5 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
5 2 (20.00%) Integration Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
5 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (20.00%) Multithreading
5 2 (20.00%) Time Management
5 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
5 2 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
5 2 (20.00%) Scrum

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick 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:

Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Primavera
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Software Test Engineer
1 7 (70.00%) Test Engineer
2 5 (50.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
2 5 (50.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 5 (50.00%) Embedded Linux Engineer
2 5 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Test Leader
4 1 (10.00%) Test Automation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Smartcard
2 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Automated Testing
1 7 (70.00%) Software Engineering
1 7 (70.00%) TDD
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (20.00%) Exploratory Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Integration Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Multithreading
3 2 (20.00%) Scrum
3 2 (20.00%) SDLC
3 2 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (20.00%) Time Management
4 1 (10.00%) QMS
4 1 (10.00%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) C++
2 5 (50.00%) C
2 5 (50.00%) Embedded C
2 5 (50.00%) Embedded C++
3 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
2 3 (30.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (20.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (10.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) HP