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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Strategy
Rank 21 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 12 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 7.10% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.64% - -
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 0
Median salary £47,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +1.06%
Test Strategy
West Sussex

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
157 129 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 92.90% 77.71% 80.00%
Number of salaries quoted 150 107 68
Median salary £52,500 £43,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.09% -4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £82,500
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 29 September 2016.

Test Strategy Salary Histogram in Gatwick

Test Strategy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 Gatwick region with a requirement for Test Strategy.

1 8 (53.33%) C
1 8 (53.33%) C++
1 8 (53.33%) Linux
1 8 (53.33%) Embedded C
1 8 (53.33%) Embedded C++
1 8 (53.33%) Smartcard
1 8 (53.33%) Automated Testing
1 8 (53.33%) Software Engineering
1 8 (53.33%) TDD
2 5 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 5 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 5 (33.33%) Time Management
2 5 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 5 (33.33%) Degree
2 5 (33.33%) Primavera
2 5 (33.33%) HP
2 5 (33.33%) ISEB
2 5 (33.33%) ISO 9001
2 5 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 5 (33.33%) MS Project
2 5 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 5 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
2 5 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (6.67%) QMS
3 1 (6.67%) Data Migration
3 1 (6.67%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (6.67%) V-Model
3 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (6.67%) Penetration Testing

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 5 (33.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Primavera
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Test Leader
2 8 (53.33%) Embedded C++ Engineer
2 8 (53.33%) Embedded Engineer
2 8 (53.33%) Software Test Engineer
2 8 (53.33%) Test Engineer
3 5 (33.33%) Embedded Linux Engineer
3 5 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
4 4 (26.67%) Lead Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Embedded C Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Test Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) Smartcard
2 1 (6.67%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Automated Testing
1 8 (53.33%) Software Engineering
1 8 (53.33%) TDD
2 5 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 5 (33.33%) SDLC
2 5 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 5 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
2 5 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 5 (33.33%) Time Management
3 1 (6.67%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (6.67%) Data Migration
3 1 (6.67%) Line Management
3 1 (6.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 1 (6.67%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (6.67%) QMS
3 1 (6.67%) Resource Allocation
3 1 (6.67%) Test Planning
3 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (6.67%) V-Model
3 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) C
1 8 (53.33%) C++
1 8 (53.33%) Embedded C
1 8 (53.33%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Degree
1 5 (33.33%) ISEB
1 5 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (33.33%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) HP