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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Strategy over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Strategy
Rank 69 68 75
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +7
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 7 10 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 1.04% 1.44% 1.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.19% 1.77% 2.26%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 15
Median salary - £41,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -12.63%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,200
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
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
588 566 798
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 87.50% 81.44% 85.53%
Number of salaries quoted 369 503 673
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Test Strategy
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

The demand trend of job ads across the Guildford 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 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 30 May 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 Guildford region with a requirement for Test Strategy.

1 11 (91.67%) ITIL
1 11 (91.67%) PRINCE2
1 11 (91.67%) Windows
1 11 (91.67%) MCSE
1 11 (91.67%) MCSA
1 11 (91.67%) Microsoft
1 11 (91.67%) CCNA
1 11 (91.67%) Citrix
1 11 (91.67%) Cisco Certification
1 11 (91.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 11 (91.67%) Firewall
1 11 (91.67%) VMware
1 11 (91.67%) CESG
1 11 (91.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 11 (91.67%) MCITP
1 11 (91.67%) VLAN
1 11 (91.67%) User Acceptance Testing
1 11 (91.67%) Performance Testing
1 11 (91.67%) VMware ESXi
1 11 (91.67%) Skype for Business
1 11 (91.67%) Continuous Improvement
1 11 (91.67%) Change Control
1 11 (91.67%) Functional Testing
1 11 (91.67%) Windows Server 2012
1 11 (91.67%) SC Cleared
1 11 (91.67%) Security Cleared
1 11 (91.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 11 (91.67%) XenApp
1 11 (91.67%) vMotion
1 11 (91.67%) Windows Server

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford 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 11 (91.67%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 11 (91.67%) Firewall
1 11 (91.67%) VLAN
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 6 (50.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Project Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Senior Server Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Senior Windows Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Senior Windows Server Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Server Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Windows Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Windows Server Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Test Leader
Miscellaneous
1 11 (91.67%) CESG
2 5 (41.67%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Windows
1 11 (91.67%) Windows Server
1 11 (91.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 11 (91.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Change Control
1 11 (91.67%) Continuous Improvement
1 11 (91.67%) Functional Testing
1 11 (91.67%) ITIL
1 11 (91.67%) Performance Testing
1 11 (91.67%) PRINCE2
1 11 (91.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (8.33%) Line Management
2 1 (8.33%) Manual Testing
2 1 (8.33%) Test Planning
Qualifications
1 11 (91.67%) CCNA
1 11 (91.67%) Cisco Certification
1 11 (91.67%) MCITP
1 11 (91.67%) MCSA
1 11 (91.67%) MCSE
1 11 (91.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 11 (91.67%) SC Cleared
1 11 (91.67%) Security Cleared
1 11 (91.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 11 (91.67%) VMware ESXi
1 11 (91.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 11 (91.67%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 11 (91.67%) vMotion
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Citrix
1 11 (91.67%) Microsoft
1 11 (91.67%) VMware