The first table below looks at the demand for Test Strategy skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Strategy over the 3 months to 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Gloucestershire region.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Strategy
Rank 83 85 96
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +11
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 4 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.44% 0.12% 0.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.62% 0.15% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 8
Average salary £33,401 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.77% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,741 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,050 £32,500 £40,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
648 657 960
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 71.60% 76.31% 74.36%
Number of salaries quoted 516 600 869
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £51,400
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Test Strategy
South West

Test Strategy
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Strategy across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Strategy Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Test Strategy
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Test Strategy Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Test Strategy
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Strategy within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 10 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester -3 1 £37,500 +15.38%
Cirencester - 1 £25,000 -
Test Strategy
South West

Test Strategy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing Test Strategy also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Test Strategy.

1 6 (66.67%) ISEB
1 6 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) Software Testing
2 4 (44.44%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 3 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Linux
3 3 (33.33%) Test Scripting
4 2 (22.22%) System Testing
4 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (22.22%) Test Management
4 2 (22.22%) UNIX
4 2 (22.22%) Windows
4 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) VMware
4 2 (22.22%) Degree
4 2 (22.22%) Performance Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
5 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Mathematics
5 1 (11.11%) Physics
5 1 (11.11%) Business Development
5 1 (11.11%) Information Security
5 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
5 1 (11.11%) Advertising
5 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (11.11%) Electronics
5 1 (11.11%) C

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing Test Strategy also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Test Strategy. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 6 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Advertising
2 1 (11.11%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Test Manager
1 3 (33.33%) Test Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Junior Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Junior
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
2 1 (11.11%) Mathematics
2 1 (11.11%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) UNIX
2 2 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Software Testing
1 4 (44.44%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 3 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (22.22%) System Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Performance Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Test Management
4 1 (11.11%) UML
4 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
4 1 (11.11%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (11.11%) Information Security
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
4 1 (11.11%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C
1 1 (11.11%) C++
1 1 (11.11%) Java
1 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) ISEB
2 3 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 2 (22.22%) Degree
4 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
4 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
4 1 (11.11%) PhD
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) VMware
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