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 2 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Strategy
Rank 84 94 90
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -4
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 6 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.72% 0.64% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.84% 0.76% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 2
Median salary £41,500 £34,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.05% -35.23%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%
Test Strategy
Buckinghamshire

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
718 1051 930
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 85.89% 83.81% 81.51%
Number of salaries quoted 643 884 706
Median salary £43,500 £42,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% -3.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £63,200 £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
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

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

Test Strategy Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Test Strategy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Test Strategy.

1 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (39.13%) SQL
2 9 (39.13%) QA
2 9 (39.13%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (34.78%) Test Management
3 8 (34.78%) ISTQB
4 7 (30.43%) DV Cleared
4 7 (30.43%) Security Cleared
4 7 (30.43%) Automation Testing
4 7 (30.43%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 7 (30.43%) ISEB
5 6 (26.09%) Git (software)
6 5 (21.74%) Test Scripting
6 5 (21.74%) Test Automation
6 5 (21.74%) Scrum
6 5 (21.74%) Ruby
6 5 (21.74%) Software Testing
6 5 (21.74%) Ruby on Rails
6 5 (21.74%) Mobile App
6 5 (21.74%) QA Automation
6 5 (21.74%) Continuous Deployment
7 4 (17.39%) Defect Management
7 4 (17.39%) Automated Testing
7 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
7 4 (17.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (17.39%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (13.04%) Manual Testing
8 3 (13.04%) Selenium
8 3 (13.04%) Test Planning

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 6 (26.09%) Git (software)
2 4 (17.39%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (13.04%) Selenium
3 3 (13.04%) WebDriver
4 1 (4.35%) JIRA
General
1 3 (13.04%) Finance
1 3 (13.04%) Retail
2 2 (8.70%) Automotive
3 1 (4.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Test Manager
2 5 (21.74%) Automation Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) QA Automation Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) QA Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Test Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Automation Test Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Manual Test Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Test Leader
5 2 (8.70%) Web Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Web Test Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Integration Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Programme Test Manager
6 1 (4.35%) QA Leader
6 1 (4.35%) QA Test Manager
6 1 (4.35%) QA Tester
6 1 (4.35%) Senior QA Tester
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Tester
6 1 (4.35%) Test Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Mobile App
2 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (39.13%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (34.78%) Test Management
4 7 (30.43%) Automation Testing
5 5 (21.74%) Continuous Deployment
5 5 (21.74%) QA Automation
5 5 (21.74%) Scrum
5 5 (21.74%) Software Testing
5 5 (21.74%) Test Automation
5 5 (21.74%) Test Scripting
6 4 (17.39%) Automated Testing
6 4 (17.39%) Defect Management
6 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (13.04%) BDD
7 3 (13.04%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (13.04%) E-Commerce
7 3 (13.04%) Integration Testing
7 3 (13.04%) Manual Testing
7 3 (13.04%) TDD
7 3 (13.04%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 9 (39.13%) SQL
2 5 (21.74%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (34.78%) ISTQB
2 7 (30.43%) DV Cleared
2 7 (30.43%) ISEB
2 7 (30.43%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 7 (30.43%) Security Cleared
3 4 (17.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (8.70%) Degree
5 1 (4.35%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (39.13%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) HP
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago