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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Strategy
England / London
Rank 359 401 347
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -54
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 225 264 354
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.67% 0.66% 0.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.75% 0.75% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 165 222 255
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £36,200
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £90,000 £74,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.17%

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
29813 35308 35517
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 89.15% 88.43% 86.31%
Number of salaries quoted 25140 30082 29975
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 £39,000 £40,000 £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 16 January 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 16 January 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 +24 41 £52,500 -4.54% 7
Bromley - 3 - -
Greenford - 3 £45,000 -
Hammersmith +1 1 £75,000 +25.00%
Canary Wharf -13 1 - -
Croydon - 1 £34,000 -
Romford - 1 £28,500 -
Test Strategy
England

Test Strategy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 January 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.

1 258 (55.48%) Agile Software Development
2 230 (49.46%) QA
3 160 (34.41%) Finance
4 125 (26.88%) Selenium
5 113 (24.30%) Test Automation
6 109 (23.44%) C#
7 97 (20.86%) Test Scripting
8 95 (20.43%) Test Management
9 85 (18.28%) BDD
10 83 (17.85%) Java
10 83 (17.85%) Banking
10 83 (17.85%) SDLC
11 79 (16.99%) Analytical Skills
12 75 (16.13%) Web Services
12 75 (16.13%) Software Testing
13 74 (15.91%) SQL
14 73 (15.70%) Scrum
14 73 (15.70%) Regression Testing
15 72 (15.48%) TDD
16 68 (14.62%) Automated Testing
17 67 (14.41%) .NET
17 67 (14.41%) ISTQB
18 66 (14.19%) Non-Functional Testing
18 66 (14.19%) ISEB
19 65 (13.98%) Microsoft
20 64 (13.76%) Degree
21 57 (12.26%) Continuous Integration
21 57 (12.26%) Automation Testing
22 56 (12.04%) Cucumber
23 50 (10.75%) User Acceptance Testing

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 10 (2.15%) Elasticsearch
1 10 (2.15%) IIS
2 8 (1.72%) Apache
3 6 (1.29%) Confluence
3 6 (1.29%) SharePoint
4 5 (1.08%) Drupal
4 5 (1.08%) OpenStack
5 4 (0.86%) Apache Solr
5 4 (0.86%) Documentum
5 4 (0.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (0.43%) JBoss
6 2 (0.43%) Jetty
6 2 (0.43%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.43%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.22%) CICS
7 1 (0.22%) Tomcat
Applications
1 47 (10.11%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.29%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (1.08%) MS Office
4 3 (0.65%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.22%) Adobe Premiere
5 1 (0.22%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.65%) Markit EDM
3 2 (0.43%) CSG Singleview
3 2 (0.43%) HFM
3 2 (0.43%) Temenos T24
4 1 (0.22%) Hyperion Enterprise
4 1 (0.22%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.22%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.22%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.22%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.22%) TradeThru
Cloud Services
1 27 (5.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (5.16%) SaaS
3 23 (4.95%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (2.15%) Google Cloud Platform
5 9 (1.94%) PaaS
6 5 (1.08%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (3.87%) Internet
2 11 (2.37%) HTTP
3 9 (1.94%) Network Security
4 7 (1.51%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.43%) Firewall
5 2 (0.43%) Intranet
6 1 (0.22%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (8.39%) SQL Server
2 24 (5.16%) Big Data
3 21 (4.52%) Data Warehouse
4 17 (3.66%) GIS
5 16 (3.44%) Hadoop
6 15 (3.23%) MongoDB
7 14 (3.01%) Power BI
8 11 (2.37%) Apache Cassandra
9 10 (2.15%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 10 (2.15%) Neo4j
9 10 (2.15%) Redis
10 9 (1.94%) NoSQL
10 9 (1.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 6 (1.29%) Relational Database
12 5 (1.08%) CouchDB
12 5 (1.08%) MySQL
12 5 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
13 3 (0.65%) DB2
13 3 (0.65%) Oracle Database
13 3 (0.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 125 (26.88%) Selenium
2 56 (12.04%) Cucumber
3 45 (9.68%) WebDriver
4 36 (7.74%) Jenkins
5 34 (7.31%) JIRA
5 34 (7.31%) LoadRunner
6 33 (7.10%) Team Foundation Server
7 31 (6.67%) HP UFT
7 31 (6.67%) SpecFlow
8 27 (5.81%) SoapUI
9 26 (5.59%) JMeter
10 20 (4.30%) Git (software)
11 14 (3.01%) Selenium IDE
12 12 (2.58%) NUnit
12 12 (2.58%) Protractor
13 11 (2.37%) Visual Studio
14 10 (2.15%) LoadUI
14 10 (2.15%) SilkTest
15 9 (1.94%) FitNesse
15 9 (1.94%) MSTest
General
1 160 (34.41%) Finance
2 83 (17.85%) Banking
3 25 (5.38%) Telecoms
4 23 (4.95%) Law
5 18 (3.87%) Investment Banking
6 17 (3.66%) Retail
7 14 (3.01%) Back Office
8 12 (2.58%) Legal
9 10 (2.15%) Marketing
10 7 (1.51%) Billing
11 6 (1.29%) Front Office
12 3 (0.65%) Games
13 2 (0.43%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.22%) Advertising
14 1 (0.22%) Corporate Banking
14 1 (0.22%) Electronics
14 1 (0.22%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.22%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 101 (21.72%) Analyst
2 83 (17.85%) Test Manager
3 64 (13.76%) Test Analyst
4 56 (12.04%) QA Engineer
5 53 (11.40%) Consultant
6 42 (9.03%) Test Leader
7 40 (8.60%) Test Consultant
8 38 (8.17%) Tester
9 33 (7.10%) Developer
10 29 (6.24%) Senior QA Engineer
11 28 (6.02%) QA Leader
12 23 (4.95%) C# Developer
12 23 (4.95%) QA Manager
13 21 (4.52%) Automation Engineer
14 20 (4.30%) Senior Manager
15 19 (4.09%) Automation Test Analyst
15 19 (4.09%) QA Analyst
15 19 (4.09%) Senior Test Manager
15 19 (4.09%) Systems Engineer
16 18 (3.87%) QA Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (16.13%) Web Services
2 67 (14.41%) .NET
3 26 (5.59%) Gherkin
4 22 (4.73%) ASP.NET
5 16 (3.44%) REST
6 15 (3.23%) SOAP
6 15 (3.23%) XML
7 11 (2.37%) HTML
7 11 (2.37%) JSON
8 8 (1.72%) Ajax
8 8 (1.72%) RESTful
9 7 (1.51%) CSS
9 7 (1.51%) HTML5
9 7 (1.51%) jQuery
9 7 (1.51%) Sass
10 6 (1.29%) AngularJS
10 6 (1.29%) Apache CXF
10 6 (1.29%) J2EE
11 5 (1.08%) Spring
11 5 (1.08%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 79 (16.99%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (4.95%) User Experience
3 17 (3.66%) Client/Server
3 17 (3.66%) Mobile App
4 16 (3.44%) Computer Science
5 15 (3.23%) Management Information System
6 14 (3.01%) Data Centre
7 12 (2.58%) Reinsurance
8 11 (2.37%) Fintech
8 11 (2.37%) Fixed Income
9 10 (2.15%) Mobile Banking
10 9 (1.94%) Security Operations Centre
11 7 (1.51%) Mathematics
12 6 (1.29%) Online Banking
13 5 (1.08%) BBC
13 5 (1.08%) Data Integration
13 5 (1.08%) New Media
13 5 (1.08%) Performance Metrics
14 4 (0.86%) Minimum Viable Product
14 4 (0.86%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 40 (8.60%) Linux
1 40 (8.60%) Windows
2 22 (4.73%) Unix
3 21 (4.52%) Windows Server
4 13 (2.80%) Windows 7
4 13 (2.80%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (2.80%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (1.94%) Android
6 4 (0.86%) Apple iOS
6 4 (0.86%) Windows 10
7 2 (0.43%) AIX
7 2 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.43%) VMS
8 1 (0.22%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 258 (55.48%) Agile Software Development
2 113 (24.30%) Test Automation
3 97 (20.86%) Test Scripting
4 95 (20.43%) Test Management
5 85 (18.28%) BDD
6 83 (17.85%) SDLC
7 75 (16.13%) Software Testing
8 73 (15.70%) Regression Testing
8 73 (15.70%) Scrum
9 72 (15.48%) TDD
10 68 (14.62%) Automated Testing
11 66 (14.19%) Non-Functional Testing
12 57 (12.26%) Automation Testing
12 57 (12.26%) Continuous Integration
13 50 (10.75%) User Acceptance Testing
14 49 (10.54%) Project Management
15 48 (10.32%) Test Planning
16 44 (9.46%) Coaching
17 43 (9.25%) E-Commerce
17 43 (9.25%) OO
Programming Languages
1 109 (23.44%) C#
2 83 (17.85%) Java
3 74 (15.91%) SQL
4 49 (10.54%) JavaScript
5 36 (7.74%) C
6 18 (3.87%) Ruby
7 12 (2.58%) PowerShell
7 12 (2.58%) Python
7 12 (2.58%) VB.NET
8 11 (2.37%) R
9 10 (2.15%) F#
10 9 (1.94%) Perl
11 6 (1.29%) T-SQL
12 5 (1.08%) C++
12 5 (1.08%) PHP
13 4 (0.86%) Groovy
14 3 (0.65%) Bash Shell
14 3 (0.65%) Tcl
15 2 (0.43%) Scala
15 2 (0.43%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 67 (14.41%) ISTQB
2 66 (14.19%) ISEB
3 64 (13.76%) Degree
4 39 (8.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 29 (6.24%) DV Cleared
5 29 (6.24%) SC Cleared
5 29 (6.24%) Security Cleared
6 14 (3.01%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 13 (2.80%) ISEB Practitioner
8 9 (1.94%) CISSP
8 9 (1.94%) IISP
9 2 (0.43%) MBCS
10 1 (0.22%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 230 (49.46%) QA
2 25 (5.38%) SDET
3 16 (3.44%) SLA
4 9 (1.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (1.94%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.65%) Solvency II
6 2 (0.43%) Dodd-Frank
6 2 (0.43%) MiFID
7 1 (0.22%) EMIR
7 1 (0.22%) FATCA
System Software
1 14 (3.01%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.08%) Docker
3 1 (0.22%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 17 (3.66%) HP Quality Center
2 11 (2.37%) HP SiteScope
3 9 (1.94%) Puppet
4 5 (1.08%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.43%) QRadar
6 1 (0.22%) Kibana
6 1 (0.22%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 65 (13.98%) Microsoft
2 29 (6.24%) HP
3 26 (5.59%) Oracle
4 22 (4.73%) SAP
5 14 (3.01%) Splunk
6 13 (2.80%) Hyperion
7 10 (2.15%) Atlassian
7 10 (2.15%) Google
8 9 (1.94%) ArcSight
9 7 (1.51%) Cognizant
10 5 (1.08%) Borland
10 5 (1.08%) BT
10 5 (1.08%) Intel Security
11 4 (0.86%) EMC
11 4 (0.86%) Pega
11 4 (0.86%) ServiceNow
12 3 (0.65%) Tableau
13 2 (0.43%) Charles River
13 2 (0.43%) FactSet
13 2 (0.43%) Vermilion
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