The table below looks at the statistics for Test Strategy skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Strategy over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Strategy
England / London
Rank 378 395 356
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -39
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 203 276 325
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.61% 0.67% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.68% 0.75% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 160 231 235
Median salary £55,000 £56,816 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.19% +3.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £85,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
30061 36719 36465
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 89.95% 89.25% 87.12%
Number of salaries quoted 25224 31355 30572
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Test Strategy
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London 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 London

Test Strategy
Salary Trend in London

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

Test Strategy Salary Trend in London

Test Strategy
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Strategy across the London region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

Test Strategy Salary Histogram in London

Test Strategy
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Strategy within the London region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 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
City of London +4 36 £60,000 -7.69% 8
Greenford +5 2 £45,000 -10.00%
Bromley - 2 - - 1
Croydon - 2 - - 1
Isleworth - 1 £55,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £37,500 -
Romford - 1 £28,500 -
Osterley - 1 £55,000 -
Test Strategy
England

Test Strategy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 London region with a requirement for Test Strategy.

1 259 (59.27%) Agile Software Development
2 194 (44.39%) QA
3 133 (30.43%) Finance
4 122 (27.92%) Test Automation
5 103 (23.57%) C#
6 99 (22.65%) Selenium
7 93 (21.28%) Test Management
8 83 (18.99%) Test Scripting
9 76 (17.39%) SDLC
10 75 (17.16%) SQL
11 74 (16.93%) Banking
11 74 (16.93%) Non-Functional Testing
11 74 (16.93%) Analytical Skills
12 73 (16.70%) BDD
13 71 (16.25%) Java
14 65 (14.87%) Web Services
14 65 (14.87%) ISEB
14 65 (14.87%) Scrum
15 62 (14.19%) .NET
16 61 (13.96%) Software Testing
17 60 (13.73%) ISTQB
18 59 (13.50%) Continuous Integration
19 57 (13.04%) Microsoft
19 57 (13.04%) Automated Testing
19 57 (13.04%) WebDriver
20 56 (12.81%) Regression Testing
21 55 (12.59%) JavaScript
22 54 (12.36%) TDD
23 52 (11.90%) OO
24 49 (11.21%) Degree

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 12 (2.75%) Elasticsearch
2 9 (2.06%) IIS
3 8 (1.83%) Confluence
4 6 (1.37%) OpenStack
5 5 (1.14%) Documentum
6 4 (0.92%) Apache
6 4 (0.92%) Jetty
7 2 (0.46%) JBoss
7 2 (0.46%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.46%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.46%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.46%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.23%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.23%) CICS
8 1 (0.23%) Drupal
Applications
1 39 (8.92%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.46%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (0.46%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.23%) Adobe Premiere
3 1 (0.23%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (1.37%) Markit EDM
2 3 (0.69%) thinkFolio
3 2 (0.46%) HFM
3 2 (0.46%) Temenos T24
4 1 (0.23%) Hyperion Enterprise
4 1 (0.23%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.23%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.23%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.23%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.23%) TradeThru
Cloud Services
1 29 (6.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (5.72%) Amazon AWS
3 23 (5.26%) SaaS
4 12 (2.75%) Google Cloud Platform
5 9 (2.06%) PaaS
6 6 (1.37%) IaaS
7 1 (0.23%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 23 (5.26%) Internet
2 13 (2.97%) HTTP
3 9 (2.06%) TCP/IP
4 6 (1.37%) Network Security
5 2 (0.46%) Firewall
5 2 (0.46%) Intranet
6 1 (0.23%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (8.01%) SQL Server
2 25 (5.72%) Big Data
3 22 (5.03%) Data Warehouse
4 18 (4.12%) MongoDB
5 17 (3.89%) Hadoop
6 15 (3.43%) Power BI
7 13 (2.97%) Apache Cassandra
7 13 (2.97%) GIS
8 12 (2.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 12 (2.75%) Neo4j
8 12 (2.75%) Redis
9 9 (2.06%) NoSQL
10 7 (1.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 6 (1.37%) CouchDB
11 6 (1.37%) Relational Database
12 3 (0.69%) DB2
12 3 (0.69%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (0.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 2 (0.46%) MySQL
13 2 (0.46%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 99 (22.65%) Selenium
2 57 (13.04%) WebDriver
3 41 (9.38%) HP UFT
4 37 (8.47%) Cucumber
5 34 (7.78%) Jenkins
6 32 (7.32%) LoadRunner
7 29 (6.64%) JIRA
8 25 (5.72%) Team Foundation Server
9 23 (5.26%) Git (software)
9 23 (5.26%) Protractor
10 21 (4.81%) SpecFlow
11 18 (4.12%) JMeter
12 14 (3.20%) Fiddler
12 14 (3.20%) Selenium IDE
13 12 (2.75%) Gatling
13 12 (2.75%) NUnit
14 11 (2.52%) Maven
14 11 (2.52%) SoapUI
15 10 (2.29%) Ant
15 10 (2.29%) TeamCity
General
1 133 (30.43%) Finance
2 74 (16.93%) Banking
3 27 (6.18%) Law
4 20 (4.58%) Legal
5 17 (3.89%) Retail
6 16 (3.66%) Investment Banking
7 9 (2.06%) Back Office
8 7 (1.60%) Front Office
9 6 (1.37%) Marketing
10 5 (1.14%) Telecoms
11 2 (0.46%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.46%) Games
12 1 (0.23%) Advertising
12 1 (0.23%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.23%) Electronics
12 1 (0.23%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.23%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 89 (20.37%) Analyst
2 75 (17.16%) Test Manager
3 59 (13.50%) QA Engineer
4 58 (13.27%) Test Analyst
5 54 (12.36%) Test Leader
6 44 (10.07%) Consultant
7 40 (9.15%) Developer
8 39 (8.92%) Senior QA Engineer
9 34 (7.78%) Test Consultant
10 30 (6.86%) Tester
11 27 (6.18%) C# Developer
12 25 (5.72%) QA Leader
13 23 (5.26%) Automation Engineer
14 22 (5.03%) .NET Developer
14 22 (5.03%) Agile Developer
14 22 (5.03%) C# .NET Developer
14 22 (5.03%) Senior Manager
15 21 (4.81%) QA Manager
15 21 (4.81%) Senior Test Manager
15 21 (4.81%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (14.87%) Web Services
2 62 (14.19%) .NET
3 17 (3.89%) Gherkin
4 16 (3.66%) ASP.NET
5 15 (3.43%) REST
6 8 (1.83%) AngularJS
6 8 (1.83%) RESTful
6 8 (1.83%) SOAP
7 7 (1.60%) JSON
7 7 (1.60%) XML
8 6 (1.37%) CSS
8 6 (1.37%) HTML
8 6 (1.37%) J2EE
8 6 (1.37%) Spring
9 5 (1.14%) JMS
10 4 (0.92%) GWT
10 4 (0.92%) Node.js
10 4 (0.92%) RabbitMQ
10 4 (0.92%) Swing
11 3 (0.69%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 74 (16.93%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (6.18%) User Experience
3 19 (4.35%) Management Information System
4 18 (4.12%) Mobile App
5 16 (3.66%) Client/Server
5 16 (3.66%) Computer Science
6 12 (2.75%) Data Centre
6 12 (2.75%) Fintech
6 12 (2.75%) Fixed Income
6 12 (2.75%) Mobile Banking
7 9 (2.06%) Online Banking
8 7 (1.60%) Reinsurance
9 6 (1.37%) Security Operations Centre
10 5 (1.14%) Equities
11 4 (0.92%) Public Cloud
11 4 (0.92%) Smart Meter
12 3 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (0.69%) Virtual Team
13 2 (0.46%) Derivative
13 2 (0.46%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 37 (8.47%) Windows
2 35 (8.01%) Linux
3 16 (3.66%) Windows Server
4 15 (3.43%) Unix
5 11 (2.52%) Android
6 9 (2.06%) Windows 7
6 9 (2.06%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (2.06%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (1.37%) Windows 10
8 4 (0.92%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.46%) AIX
9 2 (0.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.46%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 259 (59.27%) Agile Software Development
2 122 (27.92%) Test Automation
3 93 (21.28%) Test Management
4 83 (18.99%) Test Scripting
5 76 (17.39%) SDLC
6 74 (16.93%) Non-Functional Testing
7 73 (16.70%) BDD
8 65 (14.87%) Scrum
9 61 (13.96%) Software Testing
10 59 (13.50%) Continuous Integration
11 57 (13.04%) Automated Testing
12 56 (12.81%) Regression Testing
13 54 (12.36%) TDD
14 52 (11.90%) OO
15 43 (9.84%) Stakeholder Management
16 42 (9.61%) Continuous Improvement
17 41 (9.38%) Integration Testing
18 40 (9.15%) E-Commerce
19 39 (8.92%) Test Planning
20 35 (8.01%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 103 (23.57%) C#
2 75 (17.16%) SQL
3 71 (16.25%) Java
4 55 (12.59%) JavaScript
5 31 (7.09%) C
6 13 (2.97%) Ruby
7 12 (2.75%) F#
8 11 (2.52%) Python
8 11 (2.52%) R
9 10 (2.29%) C++
10 8 (1.83%) Perl
10 8 (1.83%) PowerShell
11 6 (1.37%) VB.NET
12 4 (0.92%) Groovy
12 4 (0.92%) T-SQL
13 3 (0.69%) Tcl
14 2 (0.46%) PHP
14 2 (0.46%) Scala
14 2 (0.46%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.23%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 65 (14.87%) ISEB
2 60 (13.73%) ISTQB
3 49 (11.21%) Degree
4 25 (5.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 22 (5.03%) DV Cleared
5 22 (5.03%) SC Cleared
5 22 (5.03%) Security Cleared
6 16 (3.66%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 9 (2.06%) ISEB Practitioner
8 6 (1.37%) CISSP
8 6 (1.37%) IISP
9 5 (1.14%) MBCS
10 1 (0.23%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 194 (44.39%) QA
2 30 (6.86%) SDET
3 13 (2.97%) SLA
4 7 (1.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (1.37%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.69%) Solvency II
7 2 (0.46%) Dodd-Frank
7 2 (0.46%) MiFID
8 1 (0.23%) EMIR
8 1 (0.23%) FATCA
System Software
1 10 (2.29%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.37%) Docker
3 1 (0.23%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 16 (3.66%) HP Quality Center
2 11 (2.52%) Puppet
3 6 (1.37%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.23%) HP SiteScope
4 1 (0.23%) Kibana
4 1 (0.23%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 57 (13.04%) Microsoft
2 29 (6.64%) SAP
3 23 (5.26%) HP
4 22 (5.03%) Oracle
5 13 (2.97%) Hyperion
6 12 (2.75%) Google
6 12 (2.75%) Splunk
7 11 (2.52%) Atlassian
8 6 (1.37%) ArcSight
8 6 (1.37%) Cognizant
9 5 (1.14%) EMC
9 5 (1.14%) Pega
10 4 (0.92%) Borland
10 4 (0.92%) Tableau
11 3 (0.69%) Charles River
11 3 (0.69%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (0.69%) ServiceNow
11 3 (0.69%) Sybase
12 2 (0.46%) FactSet
12 2 (0.46%) Vermilion
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Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
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