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

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Strategy
Rank 101 73 104
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +31
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 9 35 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.72% 2.80% 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.79% 3.07% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 3 28 5
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,300 £43,489 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,900 £53,250 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +5.88%
Test Strategy
Scotland

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1144 1139 1261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 91.37% 91.05% 87.94%
Number of salaries quoted 673 764 828
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Test Strategy
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of job ads across the Glasgow 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 Glasgow

Test Strategy
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Test Strategy Salary Trend in Glasgow

Test Strategy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Test Strategy.

1 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) QA
2 5 (38.46%) SQL
2 5 (38.46%) Oracle
3 4 (30.77%) Web Services
3 4 (30.77%) ISEB
3 4 (30.77%) Regression Testing
3 4 (30.77%) Finance
3 4 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (30.77%) Data Analysis
3 4 (30.77%) Automated Testing
3 4 (30.77%) ISTQB
3 4 (30.77%) Manual Testing
3 4 (30.77%) User Stories
4 3 (23.08%) Test Planning
4 3 (23.08%) Data Migration
4 3 (23.08%) Data Integration
4 3 (23.08%) V-Model
4 3 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (23.08%) Integration Testing
4 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 3 (23.08%) Spanish Language
4 3 (23.08%) Validation
4 3 (23.08%) Migration
4 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
4 3 (23.08%) XML
4 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
4 3 (23.08%) Unix
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
4 3 (23.08%) Java

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
2 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 3 (23.08%) Spanish Language
3 2 (15.38%) Banking
4 1 (7.69%) Retail
4 1 (7.69%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Systems Tester
1 4 (30.77%) Test Manager
1 4 (30.77%) Tester
2 3 (23.08%) Test Leader
3 2 (15.38%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) QA Manager
3 2 (15.38%) QA Test Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Risk Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) Web Services
2 3 (23.08%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Data Integration
2 1 (7.69%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (30.77%) Automated Testing
2 4 (30.77%) Data Analysis
2 4 (30.77%) Manual Testing
2 4 (30.77%) Regression Testing
2 4 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (30.77%) User Stories
3 3 (23.08%) Data Migration
3 3 (23.08%) Integration Testing
3 3 (23.08%) Migration
3 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
3 3 (23.08%) Test Planning
3 3 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (23.08%) Validation
3 3 (23.08%) V-Model
4 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (15.38%) RUP
4 2 (15.38%) SDLC
4 2 (15.38%) Test Management
4 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) SQL
2 3 (23.08%) Java
3 1 (7.69%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) ISEB
1 4 (30.77%) ISTQB
2 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Oracle
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
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