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

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Strategy
Rank 18 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 3.81% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.71% - -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Median salary £47,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +5.88%
Test Strategy
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
85 87 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 80.95% 82.08% 74.03%
Number of salaries quoted 66 66 103
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £37,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Test Strategy
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the Midlands 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 Midlands

Test Strategy
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Test Strategy Salary Trend in the Midlands

Test Strategy
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Strategy across the Midlands region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016.

Test Strategy Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Test Strategy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Test Strategy.

1 4 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Retail
1 4 (100.00%) SDLC
2 2 (50.00%) TestPartner
2 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (50.00%) Selenium
2 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Test Management
2 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (50.00%) Coaching
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) SAP
2 2 (50.00%) CRM
2 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) HP UFT
2 2 (50.00%) LoadRunner
2 2 (50.00%) EPoS
2 2 (50.00%) Middleware
2 2 (50.00%) JMeter
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) HP UFT
1 2 (50.00%) JMeter
1 2 (50.00%) LoadRunner
1 2 (50.00%) Selenium
1 2 (50.00%) TestPartner
General
1 4 (100.00%) Retail
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Automation Test Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Automation Test Lead
1 2 (50.00%) EPoS Manager
1 2 (50.00%) EPoS Test Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Lead Test Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Test Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Test Leader
1 2 (50.00%) Portfolio Manager
1 2 (50.00%) SAP Manager
1 2 (50.00%) SAP Test Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Performance Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Performance Test Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Test Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Test Leader
1 2 (50.00%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (50.00%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 4 (100.00%) SDLC
2 2 (50.00%) Coaching
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (50.00%) CRM
2 2 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (50.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (50.00%) Test Management
2 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) HP
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) SAP