The table below looks at the statistics for Test Strategy skills in IT jobs advertised for the M4 Corridor region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Strategy over the 3 months to 24 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Strategy
Rank 4 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor 18.18% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 18.18% - -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Median salary £60,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +6.38%
Test Strategy
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the M4 Corridor region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
M4 Corridor
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
22 10 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor 100.00% 50.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 19 7 16
Median salary £60,000 £25,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+140.00% -54.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Test Strategy
Jobs Demand Trend in the M4 Corridor

The demand trend of job ads across the M4 Corridor 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 the M4 Corridor

Test Strategy
Salary Trend in the M4 Corridor

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Test Strategy across the M4 Corridor region.

Test Strategy Salary Trend in the M4 Corridor

Test Strategy
Top 4 Related IT Skills in the M4 Corridor

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 M4 Corridor region with a requirement for Test Strategy.

1 4 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 4 (100.00%) SDLC

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in the M4 Corridor 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:

Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Test Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 4 (100.00%) SDLC
1 4 (100.00%) Waterfall