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 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Strategy
Rank 346 391 436
Rank change year-on-year
+45 +45
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 333 307 304
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.83% 0.68% 0.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.93% 0.78% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 266 237 227
Median salary £62,500 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £81,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £46,500 £43,200
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +7.63%
Test Strategy
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 London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
35882 39346 44061
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 89.66% 87.77% 87.22%
Number of salaries quoted 31072 33028 36522
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 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £82,500
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 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 June 2016.

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 June 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
City of London +68 63 £67,500 +3.84% 4
Hounslow - 5 - -
Harrow +9 3 £40,000 -
Chiswick +4 3 £50,000 -23.07%
Croydon -8 2 £42,500 - 1
Coulsdon - 2 £50,000 -
Wimbledon -14 1 - -
Bromley - 1 £72,500 -
Greenford - 1 £60,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £45,000 -
Teddington - 1 £33,000 -
Test Strategy
England

Test Strategy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 London region with a requirement for Test Strategy.

1 335 (53.34%) Agile Software Development
2 280 (44.59%) QA
3 209 (33.28%) Finance
4 186 (29.62%) Test Automation
5 166 (26.43%) Test Scripting
6 162 (25.80%) Selenium
7 152 (24.20%) Java
8 144 (22.93%) Degree
9 126 (20.06%) SQL
10 110 (17.52%) User Acceptance Testing
11 104 (16.56%) Automated Testing
11 104 (16.56%) Automation Testing
12 101 (16.08%) Test Management
13 96 (15.29%) C#
14 95 (15.13%) BDD
15 93 (14.81%) ISEB
16 92 (14.65%) Cucumber
16 92 (14.65%) Analytical Skills
17 90 (14.33%) Jenkins
18 88 (14.01%) SDLC
18 88 (14.01%) Defect Management
19 87 (13.85%) Continuous Integration
20 86 (13.69%) ISTQB
21 85 (13.54%) Integration Testing
22 84 (13.38%) Software Testing
22 84 (13.38%) Scrum
23 83 (13.22%) Manual Testing
24 78 (12.42%) Test Planning
25 77 (12.26%) .NET
26 74 (11.78%) Microsoft

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 29 (4.62%) IIS
2 18 (2.87%) Confluence
3 12 (1.91%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.16%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.16%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.16%) CMS
4 1 (0.16%) JBoss
4 1 (0.16%) MQSeries
4 1 (0.16%) MQSI
4 1 (0.16%) MTS
4 1 (0.16%) WebSphere
Applications
1 41 (6.53%) MS Excel
2 27 (4.30%) MS Office
3 17 (2.71%) MS PowerPoint
4 13 (2.07%) Mingle
4 13 (2.07%) MS Project
5 3 (0.48%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.32%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 19 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.96%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 3 (0.48%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 3 (0.48%) SAP CO
3 3 (0.48%) SAP FI
3 3 (0.48%) SAP FI/CO
3 3 (0.48%) Temenos T24
4 2 (0.32%) CSG Singleview
4 2 (0.32%) Primavera
4 2 (0.32%) Summit
4 2 (0.32%) thinkFolio
5 1 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.16%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.16%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 19 (3.03%) GitHub
2 17 (2.71%) Force.com
3 7 (1.11%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (0.96%) SaaS
5 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 28 (4.46%) Network Security
2 10 (1.59%) HTTP
3 9 (1.43%) Internet
4 7 (1.11%) 4G
5 6 (0.96%) 2G
5 6 (0.96%) 3G
5 6 (0.96%) INAP
5 6 (0.96%) M3UA
5 6 (0.96%) RANAP
5 6 (0.96%) SCCP
5 6 (0.96%) SCTP
5 6 (0.96%) SIGTRAN
5 6 (0.96%) SMPP
5 6 (0.96%) TCAP
5 6 (0.96%) VoIP
6 5 (0.80%) SSH
7 2 (0.32%) Extranet
7 2 (0.32%) Intranet
7 2 (0.32%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.16%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (7.64%) Relational Database
2 36 (5.73%) SQL Server
3 24 (3.82%) GIS
4 23 (3.66%) Data Mining
5 12 (1.91%) EDRMS
6 10 (1.59%) Big Data
7 7 (1.11%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (0.64%) Oracle Database
9 3 (0.48%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (0.32%) DataStage
10 2 (0.32%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.32%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (0.32%) Oracle Database 12c
10 2 (0.32%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (0.32%) SAP BW
10 2 (0.32%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (0.32%) SQL Server 2014
10 2 (0.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.16%) Apache Hive
11 1 (0.16%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 162 (25.80%) Selenium
2 92 (14.65%) Cucumber
3 90 (14.33%) Jenkins
4 70 (11.15%) Git (software)
5 69 (10.99%) JIRA
6 55 (8.76%) Subversion
7 42 (6.69%) Team Foundation Server
7 42 (6.69%) WebDriver
8 38 (6.05%) SpecFlow
9 37 (5.89%) TeamCity
10 32 (5.10%) JUnit
11 26 (4.14%) FitNesse
12 25 (3.98%) HP UFT
13 23 (3.66%) TestNG
14 22 (3.50%) Appium
15 20 (3.18%) Visual Studio
16 19 (3.03%) Oracle APEX
17 16 (2.55%) JMeter
18 13 (2.07%) WATIR
19 10 (1.59%) SilkTest
General
1 209 (33.28%) Finance
2 73 (11.62%) Banking
3 47 (7.48%) Law
4 46 (7.32%) Retail
5 23 (3.66%) Financial Institution
6 20 (3.18%) Front Office
7 17 (2.71%) Telecoms
8 13 (2.07%) Investment Banking
9 10 (1.59%) Back Office
10 8 (1.27%) Billing
10 8 (1.27%) Games
11 6 (0.96%) Marketing
12 4 (0.64%) Automotive
12 4 (0.64%) Legal
13 3 (0.48%) General Ledger
13 3 (0.48%) Manufacturing
13 3 (0.48%) Multimedia
14 2 (0.32%) Electronics
14 2 (0.32%) Retail Banking
15 1 (0.16%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 122 (19.43%) Analyst
2 118 (18.79%) Test Manager
3 94 (14.97%) Test Engineer
4 83 (13.22%) Test Analyst
5 64 (10.19%) Tester
6 61 (9.71%) Test Leader
7 52 (8.28%) QA Engineer
8 50 (7.96%) Consultant
9 47 (7.48%) Test Automation Engineer
10 45 (7.17%) Developer
11 42 (6.69%) Programme Manager
11 42 (6.69%) Programme Test Manager
11 42 (6.69%) Senior Test Engineer
11 42 (6.69%) Test Programme Manager
12 39 (6.21%) QA Analyst
13 28 (4.46%) Security Consultant
14 27 (4.30%) QA Leader
14 27 (4.30%) QA Tester
15 26 (4.14%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
16 24 (3.82%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (12.26%) .NET
2 68 (10.83%) Web Services
3 50 (7.96%) XML
4 31 (4.94%) HTML
5 30 (4.78%) JSON
6 27 (4.30%) CSS
7 23 (3.66%) Gherkin
8 22 (3.50%) SOAP
9 20 (3.18%) Visualforce
10 19 (3.03%) jQuery
11 15 (2.39%) Behat
12 9 (1.43%) Node.js
12 9 (1.43%) XBRL
13 7 (1.11%) REST
14 6 (0.96%) Apache CXF
14 6 (0.96%) FIX Protocol
15 5 (0.80%) RESTful
16 4 (0.64%) .NET Framework
16 4 (0.64%) ASP.NET Web API
16 4 (0.64%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 92 (14.65%) Analytical Skills
2 58 (9.24%) Computer Science
3 37 (5.89%) Mobile App
4 34 (5.41%) Data Centre
5 28 (4.46%) Security Operations Centre
6 25 (3.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 19 (3.03%) Mathematics
8 17 (2.71%) Fixed Income
9 16 (2.55%) User Experience
10 12 (1.91%) Derivative
11 10 (1.59%) Fintech
12 9 (1.43%) OTC Derivatives
13 8 (1.27%) Management Information System
14 7 (1.11%) Virtual Team
15 6 (0.96%) Digital Media
15 6 (0.96%) iPad
15 6 (0.96%) Spread Betting
16 5 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
16 5 (0.80%) Tandem
17 4 (0.64%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 64 (10.19%) Linux
2 54 (8.60%) Unix
3 42 (6.69%) Windows
4 16 (2.55%) Android
4 16 (2.55%) Apple iOS
5 14 (2.23%) Solaris
6 13 (2.07%) Windows 7
6 13 (2.07%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (1.91%) Windows Server
7 12 (1.91%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.32%) CentOS
8 2 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.16%) AIX
9 1 (0.16%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 335 (53.34%) Agile Software Development
2 186 (29.62%) Test Automation
3 166 (26.43%) Test Scripting
4 110 (17.52%) User Acceptance Testing
5 104 (16.56%) Automated Testing
5 104 (16.56%) Automation Testing
6 101 (16.08%) Test Management
7 95 (15.13%) BDD
8 88 (14.01%) Defect Management
8 88 (14.01%) SDLC
9 87 (13.85%) Continuous Integration
10 85 (13.54%) Integration Testing
11 84 (13.38%) Scrum
11 84 (13.38%) Software Testing
12 83 (13.22%) Manual Testing
13 78 (12.42%) Test Planning
14 73 (11.62%) Project Management
15 71 (11.31%) Non-Functional Testing
16 66 (10.51%) Regression Testing
17 64 (10.19%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 152 (24.20%) Java
2 126 (20.06%) SQL
3 96 (15.29%) C#
4 54 (8.60%) Python
5 49 (7.80%) JavaScript
6 41 (6.53%) C
7 37 (5.89%) Ruby
8 20 (3.18%) Apex Code
8 20 (3.18%) PHP
9 14 (2.23%) C++
10 12 (1.91%) XPath
11 9 (1.43%) VB.NET
12 7 (1.11%) Bash Shell
13 6 (0.96%) PL/SQL
14 4 (0.64%) Perl
15 2 (0.32%) PowerShell
15 2 (0.32%) T-SQL
16 1 (0.16%) Embedded C
16 1 (0.16%) Embedded C++
16 1 (0.16%) Scala
Qualifications
1 144 (22.93%) Degree
2 93 (14.81%) ISEB
3 86 (13.69%) ISTQB
4 62 (9.87%) Security Cleared
5 46 (7.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 42 (6.69%) SC Cleared
7 32 (5.10%) DV Cleared
8 28 (4.46%) CISSP
8 28 (4.46%) IISP
9 16 (2.55%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 12 (1.91%) ISEB Practitioner
11 5 (0.80%) MBA
12 4 (0.64%) PMI Certification
12 4 (0.64%) PMP
13 3 (0.48%) CSQA
14 1 (0.16%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 280 (44.59%) QA
2 29 (4.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 28 (4.46%) PCI DSS
4 12 (1.91%) JSP 440
5 11 (1.75%) SLA
6 5 (0.80%) SDET
7 4 (0.64%) COBIT
8 3 (0.48%) Data Quality
8 3 (0.48%) EMIR
8 3 (0.48%) ISO 9001
8 3 (0.48%) MiFID
9 2 (0.32%) Dodd-Frank
9 2 (0.32%) WCAG
10 1 (0.16%) HL7
10 1 (0.16%) Solvency II
System Software
1 18 (2.87%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.16%) Firmware
2 1 (0.16%) HDFS
2 1 (0.16%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 33 (5.25%) HP Quality Center
2 28 (4.46%) QRadar
3 7 (1.11%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 74 (11.78%) Microsoft
2 50 (7.96%) Oracle
3 44 (7.01%) HP
4 28 (4.46%) ArcSight
4 28 (4.46%) Splunk
5 25 (3.98%) Salesforce.com
6 23 (3.66%) SAP
7 18 (2.87%) Siebel
8 12 (1.91%) OpenText
9 11 (1.75%) Informatica
10 8 (1.27%) Rally
11 7 (1.11%) Cognizant
12 6 (0.96%) Agilent
12 6 (0.96%) Atlassian
12 6 (0.96%) Charles River
13 5 (0.80%) IBM
14 4 (0.64%) FrontRange
14 4 (0.64%) Red Hat
14 4 (0.64%) ServiceNow
15 3 (0.48%) WorldPay
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £85k + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
PCR
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Pension, Bonus & Bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits and Training
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Tria Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Wipro
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Training, Healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
London
TDA Group
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £75000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: from £62,673
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £85k + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £70000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £55,000 to £65,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50,000 to £65,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
South East London
MBA and Company
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum (dependent on experience) + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago