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 7 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Strategy
Rank 41 29 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 2 16 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 0.97% 6.81% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.08% 7.96% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 15 0
Average salary £26,250 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-52.27% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
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
186 201 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 89.86% 85.53% 81.90%
Number of salaries quoted 168 180 81
Average salary £38,000 £55,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.90% +29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,550 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 7 May 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 2 (66.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Requirements Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) Usability Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
1 2 (66.67%) Manual Testing
1 2 (66.67%) UX Design
1 2 (66.67%) Open Source
1 2 (66.67%) User Stories
1 2 (66.67%) User Experience
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Exadata
2 1 (33.33%) Data Validation
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (33.33%) Test Management
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) DB2
2 1 (33.33%) Business Objects
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX
2 1 (33.33%) Cognos
2 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in Horsham by Category

For the 6 months to 7 May 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 1 (33.33%) Oracle ODI
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Exadata
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) DB2
1 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 1 (33.33%) DataStage
1 1 (33.33%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Toad
1 1 (33.33%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Portfolio Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Test Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Open Source
1 2 (66.67%) User Experience
2 1 (33.33%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Requirements Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) Usability Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
1 2 (66.67%) Manual Testing
1 2 (66.67%) UX Design
1 2 (66.67%) User Stories
2 1 (33.33%) Data Validation
2 1 (33.33%) Test Management
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) ETL
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) Business Objects
1 1 (33.33%) Cognos
1 1 (33.33%) HP