The first table below looks at the demand for Test Strategy skills in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Strategy over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Middlesex region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Strategy
Rank 47 53 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.28% 0.20% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 0.26% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £45,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.29% +2.35%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
261 384 409
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 71.90% 77.89% 78.65%
Number of salaries quoted 209 312 334
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
Test Strategy
South East

Test Strategy
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Strategy across the Middlesex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Strategy Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Test Strategy
Salary Trend in Middlesex

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

Test Strategy Salary Trend in Middlesex

Test Strategy
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex region citing Test Strategy also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Test Strategy.

1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) TestDirector
2 4 (80.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 4 (80.00%) LoadRunner
2 4 (80.00%) Code Coverage
2 4 (80.00%) Project Management
2 4 (80.00%) TDD
2 4 (80.00%) Banking
2 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (80.00%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (80.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) ISEB
3 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) System Testing

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex region citing Test Strategy also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Test Strategy. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) TestDirector
1 4 (80.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 4 (80.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Test Manager
1 4 (80.00%) Testing Manager
1 4 (80.00%) Head of Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Senior Manager
2 3 (60.00%) Senior Test Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Test Team Leader
3 1 (20.00%) Team Leader
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Code Coverage
1 4 (80.00%) Project Management
1 4 (80.00%) TDD
1 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
1 4 (80.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (20.00%) System Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ISEB
1 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) HP Quality Center