The table below looks at the statistics for Test Strategy skills in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Strategy over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Strategy
Rank 25 - 48
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 16 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 6.18% - 0.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.61% - 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 0
Median salary £53,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
Test Strategy
Bedfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
242 315 354
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 93.44% 91.57% 85.51%
Number of salaries quoted 200 273 272
Median salary £53,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.77% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £33,500 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Test Strategy
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

The demand trend of job ads across the Luton 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 Luton

Test Strategy
Salary Trend in Luton

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

Test Strategy Salary Trend in Luton

Test Strategy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 Luton region with a requirement for Test Strategy.

1 22 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (90.91%) BDD
3 19 (86.36%) SpecFlow
4 15 (68.18%) Waterfall
4 15 (68.18%) SDLC
5 14 (63.64%) E-Commerce
6 13 (59.09%) Regression Testing
7 12 (54.55%) Scrum
8 11 (50.00%) JIRA
8 11 (50.00%) Agile Testing
8 11 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
9 10 (45.45%) Team Foundation Server
9 10 (45.45%) Mobile App
9 10 (45.45%) ASP.NET MVC
9 10 (45.45%) Ruby
9 10 (45.45%) Project Management
9 10 (45.45%) Web Development
9 10 (45.45%) MVC
9 10 (45.45%) .NET
9 10 (45.45%) SQL Server
9 10 (45.45%) ASP.NET
9 10 (45.45%) HP
9 10 (45.45%) HP UFT
10 9 (40.91%) JMeter
10 9 (40.91%) Load Testing
11 8 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (27.27%) Coaching
13 5 (22.73%) Software Delivery
13 5 (22.73%) Operational Acceptance Testing
13 5 (22.73%) Virtual Environments

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in Luton 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:

Applications
1 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (45.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 19 (86.36%) SpecFlow
2 11 (50.00%) JIRA
3 10 (45.45%) HP UFT
3 10 (45.45%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (40.91%) JMeter
5 1 (4.55%) Bugzilla
5 1 (4.55%) Testopia
General
1 2 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (90.91%) Tester
2 19 (86.36%) Automation Tester
3 1 (4.55%) C# Developer
3 1 (4.55%) Developer
3 1 (4.55%) IT Manager
3 1 (4.55%) QA Tester
3 1 (4.55%) Test Leader
3 1 (4.55%) Test Manager
3 1 (4.55%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (45.45%) .NET
1 10 (45.45%) ASP.NET
1 10 (45.45%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (13.64%) RESTful
3 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (4.55%) Middleware
4 1 (4.55%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 10 (45.45%) Mobile App
2 8 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (9.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (90.91%) BDD
3 15 (68.18%) SDLC
3 15 (68.18%) Waterfall
4 14 (63.64%) E-Commerce
5 13 (59.09%) Regression Testing
6 12 (54.55%) Scrum
7 11 (50.00%) Agile Testing
8 10 (45.45%) MVC
8 10 (45.45%) Project Management
8 10 (45.45%) Web Development
9 9 (40.91%) Load Testing
10 6 (27.27%) Coaching
11 5 (22.73%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (22.73%) Functional Testing
11 5 (22.73%) Operational Acceptance Testing
11 5 (22.73%) Software Delivery
11 5 (22.73%) Virtual Environments
12 4 (18.18%) Test Scripting
12 4 (18.18%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (45.45%) Ruby
2 5 (22.73%) Java
3 1 (4.55%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) ISEB
1 1 (4.55%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
Systems Management
1 11 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) HP
2 1 (4.55%) Rally
Luton, Bedfordshire
Tui (Ip) Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton
Arrows Group Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + 10-20% bonus and benefits package
Posted: 9 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 17 days ago