The table below looks at the statistics for Test Strategy skills in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Strategy over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Strategy
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 75 91 88
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -3
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 7 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.85% 0.75% 0.095%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.97% 0.86% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 1
Median salary £36,500 £34,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.35% -35.23%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
725 928 889
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 87.99% 87.46% 84.03%
Number of salaries quoted 630 797 679
Median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £28,500 £30,567
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £64,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Test Strategy
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of job ads across the Milton Keynes 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 Milton Keynes

Test Strategy
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Test Strategy Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

Test Strategy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Test Strategy.

1 11 (52.38%) QA
2 10 (47.62%) SQL
3 8 (38.10%) ISTQB
3 8 (38.10%) Software Testing
3 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (33.33%) QA Automation
5 6 (28.57%) Test Management
5 6 (28.57%) Test Scripting
5 6 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (28.57%) Git (software)
5 6 (28.57%) Finance
6 5 (23.81%) Scrum
6 5 (23.81%) Automated Testing
6 5 (23.81%) Ruby on Rails
6 5 (23.81%) Ruby
6 5 (23.81%) Test Automation
6 5 (23.81%) Mobile App
6 5 (23.81%) Continuous Deployment
7 4 (19.05%) Automation Testing
7 4 (19.05%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 4 (19.05%) DV Cleared
7 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
7 4 (19.05%) ISEB
8 3 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (14.29%) Defect Management
8 3 (14.29%) Line Management
9 2 (9.52%) System Integration Testing
9 2 (9.52%) Matrix Organization
9 2 (9.52%) Test Planning
9 2 (9.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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:

Development Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 2 (9.52%) Jenkins
2 2 (9.52%) JIRA
2 2 (9.52%) Selenium
2 2 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Automotive
2 2 (9.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Test Manager
2 5 (23.81%) Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) Automation Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) QA Automation Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) QA Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Test Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Lead Test Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Java Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Test Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Integration Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) QA Leader
5 1 (4.76%) QA Tester
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Senior QA Tester
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Test Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Tester
5 1 (4.76%) Test Leader
5 1 (4.76%) Tester
5 1 (4.76%) UAT Test Lead
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Mobile App
2 2 (9.52%) iPad
2 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (38.10%) Software Testing
2 7 (33.33%) QA Automation
3 6 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (28.57%) Test Management
3 6 (28.57%) Test Scripting
4 5 (23.81%) Automated Testing
4 5 (23.81%) Continuous Deployment
4 5 (23.81%) Scrum
4 5 (23.81%) Test Automation
5 4 (19.05%) Automation Testing
6 3 (14.29%) Defect Management
6 3 (14.29%) Line Management
6 3 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (9.52%) B2C
7 2 (9.52%) Business Transformation
7 2 (9.52%) Open Source
7 2 (9.52%) Regression Testing
7 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
7 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) SQL
2 5 (23.81%) Ruby
3 2 (9.52%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (38.10%) ISTQB
2 4 (19.05%) DV Cleared
2 4 (19.05%) ISEB
2 4 (19.05%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
3 2 (9.52%) Degree
3 2 (9.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (52.38%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) HP
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle
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