The table below looks at the statistics for Test Strategy skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Strategy over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Strategy
Rank 53 39 35
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -4
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 1 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 0.27% 2.02% 2.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 2.31% 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 5
Median salary £41,500 £63,750 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-34.90% +19.15%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%
Test Strategy
Gloucestershire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Gloucester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
320 216 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 87.19% 87.45% 82.76%
Number of salaries quoted 305 189 139
Median salary £40,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £64,000 £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 Gloucester

The demand trend of job ads across the Gloucester 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 Gloucester

Test Strategy
Salary Trend in Gloucester

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

Test Strategy Salary Trend in Gloucester

Test Strategy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 4 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 Gloucester region with a requirement for Test Strategy.

1 4 (80.00%) VMware
1 4 (80.00%) VMware ESX
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) ClearCase
1 4 (80.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (80.00%) Citrix
1 4 (80.00%) Veritas
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (80.00%) Intranet
1 4 (80.00%) Internet
1 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (80.00%) DNS
1 4 (80.00%) Altiris
1 4 (80.00%) Software Testing
1 4 (80.00%) ISTQB
1 4 (80.00%) Test Scripting
1 4 (80.00%) SCCM
1 4 (80.00%) DV Cleared
1 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (80.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
1 4 (80.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 4 (80.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 4 (80.00%) Skype
1 4 (80.00%) AirWatch

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester 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 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (80.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (80.00%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) DNS
1 4 (80.00%) Internet
1 4 (80.00%) Intranet
1 4 (80.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) ClearCase
General
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
1 1 (20.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Analyst
1 5 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 4 (80.00%) Integration Analyst
2 4 (80.00%) Integration Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Lead
3 1 (20.00%) Business Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Lead Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Test Leader
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Apple iOS
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
1 4 (80.00%) Windows 8
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Defect Management
1 4 (80.00%) Infrastructure Management
1 4 (80.00%) SDLC
1 4 (80.00%) Software Testing
1 4 (80.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (20.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) DV Cleared
1 4 (80.00%) ISTQB
1 4 (80.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 4 (80.00%) VMware ESX
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) AirWatch
1 4 (80.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 4 (80.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Altiris
1 4 (80.00%) Citrix
1 4 (80.00%) Veritas
1 4 (80.00%) VMware