The table below looks at the statistics for Test Strategy skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Strategy over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Strategy
Rank 130 141 139
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -2
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 2 9 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.096% 0.40% 0.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.50% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 11
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +4.76%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,200
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Test Strategy
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1758 1783 2020
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 84.44% 79.28% 79.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1445 1401 1632
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,400 £70,000 £70,000
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 Hertfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hertfordshire 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 Hertfordshire

Test Strategy
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Test Strategy Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Test Strategy
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Strategy within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
St Albans - 2 £50,000 -
Test Strategy
East of England

Test Strategy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Test Strategy.

1 16 (66.67%) QA
2 11 (45.83%) Test Management
3 9 (37.50%) Selenium
3 9 (37.50%) SAP
3 9 (37.50%) HP
3 9 (37.50%) HP UFT
4 8 (33.33%) LoadRunner
4 8 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
4 8 (33.33%) Quality Management
4 8 (33.33%) Regression Testing
4 8 (33.33%) Manufacturing
4 8 (33.33%) Performance Testing
4 8 (33.33%) Test Automation
5 7 (29.17%) Functional Testing
6 6 (25.00%) Manual Testing
6 6 (25.00%) ISTQB
6 6 (25.00%) SQL
7 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (16.67%) Test Scripting
8 4 (16.67%) JIRA
8 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (16.67%) Automated Testing
8 4 (16.67%) C#
8 4 (16.67%) Web Services
8 4 (16.67%) ISEB
8 4 (16.67%) CRM
9 3 (12.50%) MSMQ
9 3 (12.50%) MS Excel

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 3 (12.50%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 3 (12.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) MySQL
1 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (37.50%) HP UFT
1 9 (37.50%) Selenium
2 8 (33.33%) LoadRunner
3 4 (16.67%) JIRA
4 3 (12.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (12.50%) Fiddler
4 3 (12.50%) Jenkins
4 3 (12.50%) MSTest
4 3 (12.50%) NCover
4 3 (12.50%) NCrunch
4 3 (12.50%) NUnit
4 3 (12.50%) TeamCity
5 2 (8.33%) QADirector
5 2 (8.33%) TestDirector
6 1 (4.17%) Appium
6 1 (4.17%) JMeter
6 1 (4.17%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 8 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) QA Manager
1 8 (33.33%) SAP Manager
1 8 (33.33%) SAP Test Manager
2 7 (29.17%) SAP Testing Manager
2 7 (29.17%) Testing Manager
3 4 (16.67%) Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Test Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) .NET Developer
4 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (12.50%) C# Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Senior .NET Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Senior C# Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Test Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) Web Services
2 3 (12.50%) .NET
2 3 (12.50%) .NET Framework
2 3 (12.50%) Ajax
2 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET
2 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (12.50%) CSS
2 3 (12.50%) Entity Framework
2 3 (12.50%) HTML
2 3 (12.50%) HTML5
2 3 (12.50%) jQuery
2 3 (12.50%) JSON
2 3 (12.50%) MSMQ
2 3 (12.50%) Ninject
2 3 (12.50%) RabbitMQ
2 3 (12.50%) Razor View Engine
2 3 (12.50%) RESTful
2 3 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 3 (12.50%) WCF
2 3 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (12.50%) Statistics
3 2 (8.33%) IVR
4 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) Test Management
2 8 (33.33%) Performance Testing
2 8 (33.33%) Quality Management
2 8 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 8 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 7 (29.17%) Functional Testing
4 6 (25.00%) Manual Testing
5 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (16.67%) Automated Testing
6 4 (16.67%) CRM
6 4 (16.67%) Test Scripting
6 4 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (12.50%) Data Mapping
7 3 (12.50%) Dependency Injection
7 3 (12.50%) DevOps
7 3 (12.50%) ERP
7 3 (12.50%) Integration Testing
7 3 (12.50%) MVC
7 3 (12.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (25.00%) SQL
2 4 (16.67%) C#
3 3 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 3 (12.50%) T-SQL
4 1 (4.17%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) ISTQB
2 4 (16.67%) ISEB
3 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (4.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (8.33%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (8.33%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 9 (37.50%) HP
1 9 (37.50%) SAP
2 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.33%) Cisco
3 2 (8.33%) Verint
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