The table below looks at the statistics for Test Strategy skills in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Strategy over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Strategy
Rank 67 64 64
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 2 6 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 0.37% 0.94% 2.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 1.09% 2.54%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 13
Average salary - £53,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.57%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Test Strategy
Surrey

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
490 550 512
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 90.91% 85.80% 83.25%
Number of salaries quoted 395 472 444
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,898 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Test Strategy
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

Test Strategy Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Test Strategy
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

Test Strategy Salary Trend in Guildford

Test Strategy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 3 (60.00%) QA
1 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (40.00%) Big Data
2 2 (40.00%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (40.00%) System Integration Testing
2 2 (40.00%) System Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Selenium
2 2 (40.00%) Unix
2 2 (40.00%) Load Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (40.00%) Workflow
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) MCSE
3 1 (20.00%) MCSA
3 1 (20.00%) SOA
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) CCNA
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Guildford 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (20.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) IaaS
1 1 (20.00%) PaaS
1 1 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Big Data
2 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Head of Development
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Security Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Test Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
1 2 (40.00%) Unix
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (40.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Load Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (40.00%) System Integration Testing
2 2 (40.00%) System Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (40.00%) Workflow
3 1 (20.00%) Change Control
3 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (20.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Line Management
3 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) Software Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) CCNA
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (20.00%) MCITP
2 1 (20.00%) MCSA
2 1 (20.00%) MCSE
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (20.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 1 (20.00%) vMotion
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Citrix
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) VMware
Guildford, Surrey
BAE Systems Applied Intelligence Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago