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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Strategy
Rank 69 55 81
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +26
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 4 16 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 0.64% 2.30% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.79% 3.18% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 4 12 4
Average salary £56,500 £42,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.94% +9.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,900 £40,000 £34,300
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
Test Strategy
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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
506 503 663
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 81.48% 72.27% 80.17%
Number of salaries quoted 465 452 617
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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
Salary Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Strategy across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Test Strategy Salary Histogram in Guildford

Test Strategy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (76.92%) Test Automation
2 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
3 8 (61.54%) SQL
3 8 (61.54%) .NET
3 8 (61.54%) C#
3 8 (61.54%) Selenium
3 8 (61.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (61.54%) Degree
4 7 (53.85%) Finance
5 6 (46.15%) WinRunner
5 6 (46.15%) Web Services
5 6 (46.15%) OO
5 6 (46.15%) RAD
5 6 (46.15%) Client/Server
5 6 (46.15%) Mathematics
5 6 (46.15%) .NET Framework
5 6 (46.15%) WebDriver
5 6 (46.15%) TestComplete
5 6 (46.15%) Analytics
5 6 (46.15%) Ranorex
5 6 (46.15%) QA
5 6 (46.15%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (30.77%) Performance Testing
7 3 (23.08%) Requirements Management
7 3 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
7 3 (23.08%) Change Management
8 2 (15.38%) Linux
8 2 (15.38%) Games

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (7.69%) MS Project
2 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (15.38%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (61.54%) Selenium
2 6 (46.15%) WinRunner
2 6 (46.15%) WebDriver
2 6 (46.15%) TestComplete
2 6 (46.15%) Ranorex
3 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (53.85%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Analyst
2 8 (61.54%) Test Engineer
3 6 (46.15%) Tester
3 6 (46.15%) Test Consultant
3 6 (46.15%) QA Engineer
3 6 (46.15%) .NET Consultant
3 6 (46.15%) Test Analyst
3 6 (46.15%) Consultant
3 6 (46.15%) Automation Test Analyst
3 6 (46.15%) QA Analyst
3 6 (46.15%) Automation Tester
3 6 (46.15%) Automation Analyst
3 6 (46.15%) QA Automation Engineer
3 6 (46.15%) Automation Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) Principal Business Analyst
4 3 (23.08%) Business Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) .NET
2 6 (46.15%) Web Services
2 6 (46.15%) .NET Framework
3 2 (15.38%) COM
3 2 (15.38%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Client/Server
1 6 (46.15%) Mathematics
1 6 (46.15%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (15.38%) Xbox
2 2 (15.38%) Visualisation
2 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
2 2 (15.38%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (76.92%) Test Automation
2 6 (46.15%) OO
2 6 (46.15%) RAD
2 6 (46.15%) Analytics
3 4 (30.77%) Performance Testing
4 3 (23.08%) Requirements Management
4 3 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (23.08%) Change Management
5 2 (15.38%) Scrum
5 2 (15.38%) OWASP
5 2 (15.38%) Data Analysis
5 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
5 2 (15.38%) Load Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Test Planning
6 1 (7.69%) Line Management
6 1 (7.69%) Document Management
6 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (7.69%) ERP
6 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) SQL
1 8 (61.54%) C#
2 2 (15.38%) C++
2 2 (15.38%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) Degree
2 2 (15.38%) ISTQB
3 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (46.15%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle
3 1 (7.69%) BT
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