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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Strategy
Rank 78 96 86
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -10
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 7 9 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.72% 0.69% 1.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.80% 0.77% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 7
Median salary £51,500 £37,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+37.33% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £37,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,400 £37,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%
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
871 1165 960
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 89.43% 89.82% 91.43%
Number of salaries quoted 519 742 606
Median salary £43,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £70,000 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Strategy across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Test Strategy Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Test Strategy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (81.82%) QA
3 8 (72.73%) Manual Testing
4 7 (63.64%) Functional Testing
4 7 (63.64%) Business Analysis
4 7 (63.64%) Project Management
5 6 (54.55%) Java
5 6 (54.55%) Web Services
5 6 (54.55%) Regression Testing
5 6 (54.55%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (54.55%) User Stories
6 4 (36.36%) ISEB
6 4 (36.36%) Finance
6 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (36.36%) Service Delivery
6 4 (36.36%) ISTQB
7 3 (27.27%) SDLC
7 3 (27.27%) V-Model
7 3 (27.27%) Waterfall
7 3 (27.27%) RUP
8 2 (18.18%) Law
9 1 (9.09%) Test Management
9 1 (9.09%) Software Testing
9 1 (9.09%) Automated Testing
9 1 (9.09%) Non-Functional Testing
9 1 (9.09%) DevOps
9 1 (9.09%) People Management
9 1 (9.09%) Legal
9 1 (9.09%) Scrum
9 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2

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:

General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Law
3 1 (9.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Tester
2 5 (45.45%) Test Manager
3 3 (27.27%) QA Tester
4 2 (18.18%) QA Manager
4 2 (18.18%) QA Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (72.73%) Manual Testing
3 7 (63.64%) Business Analysis
3 7 (63.64%) Functional Testing
3 7 (63.64%) Project Management
4 6 (54.55%) Regression Testing
4 6 (54.55%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (54.55%) User Stories
5 4 (36.36%) Service Delivery
5 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (27.27%) RUP
6 3 (27.27%) SDLC
6 3 (27.27%) V-Model
6 3 (27.27%) Waterfall
7 1 (9.09%) Automated Testing
7 1 (9.09%) DevOps
7 1 (9.09%) Non-Functional Testing
7 1 (9.09%) People Management
7 1 (9.09%) Software Testing
7 1 (9.09%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) ISEB
1 4 (36.36%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (81.82%) QA