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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Strategy over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Strategy
Rank - - 12
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor - - 2.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +5.88%
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
11 13 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor 91.67% 81.25% 94.59%
Number of salaries quoted 11 13 12
Average salary £65,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.44% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £45,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £67,500 £77,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Test Strategy
Jobs Demand Trend in the M4 Corridor

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Strategy across the M4 Corridor region as a proportion of the total demand within 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