The table below looks at the statistics for Test Strategy skills in IT jobs advertised for the Horsham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Strategy over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Strategy
Rank 43 33 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 0.60% 0.65% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 0.85% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £27,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Test Strategy
West Sussex

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Horsham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
139 118 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 82.74% 76.13% 70.41%
Number of salaries quoted 129 112 65
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,373 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Test Strategy
Jobs Demand Trend in Horsham

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

Test Strategy Jobs Demand Trend in Horsham

Test Strategy
Salary Trend in Horsham

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

Test Strategy Salary Trend in Horsham

Test Strategy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Horsham

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Horsham 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 12 (80.00%) Validation
1 12 (80.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 12 (80.00%) UNIX
1 12 (80.00%) Cognos
1 12 (80.00%) Data Warehouse
1 12 (80.00%) ETL
1 12 (80.00%) Toad
1 12 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
1 12 (80.00%) RDBMS
1 12 (80.00%) HP
1 12 (80.00%) PL/SQL
1 12 (80.00%) SQL
1 12 (80.00%) Oracle
1 12 (80.00%) SQL Server
1 12 (80.00%) DB2
1 12 (80.00%) Business Objects
1 12 (80.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 12 (80.00%) DataStage
1 12 (80.00%) SQLPlus
1 12 (80.00%) Mainframe
1 12 (80.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 12 (80.00%) Test Management
1 12 (80.00%) Oracle Exadata
1 12 (80.00%) Data Validation
1 12 (80.00%) Oracle ODI
1 12 (80.00%) Relational Database
2 8 (53.33%) R
2 8 (53.33%) Analytics
3 4 (26.67%) Software Testing
3 4 (26.67%) Banking

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in Horsham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Horsham 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (80.00%) SQL Server
1 12 (80.00%) DB2
1 12 (80.00%) Data Warehouse
1 12 (80.00%) RDBMS
1 12 (80.00%) DataStage
1 12 (80.00%) SQLPlus
1 12 (80.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 12 (80.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 12 (80.00%) Oracle Exadata
1 12 (80.00%) Oracle ODI
1 12 (80.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (80.00%) Toad
1 12 (80.00%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
1 4 (26.67%) Advertising
1 4 (26.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (93.33%) Test Manager
2 4 (26.67%) Portfolio Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Test Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Test Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Test Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 12 (80.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (6.67%) Open Source
2 1 (6.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (80.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) ETL
1 12 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
1 12 (80.00%) Validation
1 12 (80.00%) Test Management
1 12 (80.00%) Data Validation
2 8 (53.33%) Analytics
3 4 (26.67%) Software Testing
4 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (13.33%) Scrum
5 2 (13.33%) Problem Management
5 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
6 1 (6.67%) Usability Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Test Scripting
6 1 (6.67%) Manual Testing
6 1 (6.67%) User Stories
6 1 (6.67%) UX Design
6 1 (6.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 1 (6.67%) Automated Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) PL/SQL
1 12 (80.00%) SQL
2 8 (53.33%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) ISEB
1 2 (13.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) Oracle
1 12 (80.00%) Business Objects
1 12 (80.00%) Cognos
1 12 (80.00%) HP