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

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Strategy
Rank 75 102 95
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -7
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 17 10 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.01% 0.72% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.30% 0.83% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 16 9 2
Median salary £60,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% -11.76%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
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
740 1205 959
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 87.68% 86.82% 85.02%
Number of salaries quoted 638 983 692
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £60,000 £60,000
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 30 August 2016.

Test Strategy Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Test Strategy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 16 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (51.85%) ISTQB
3 13 (48.15%) Test Management
4 10 (37.04%) QA
5 9 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (29.63%) Test Scripting
6 8 (29.63%) Software Testing
7 7 (25.93%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (25.93%) Security Cleared
8 6 (22.22%) Data Migration
8 6 (22.22%) DV Cleared
8 6 (22.22%) Manual Testing
8 6 (22.22%) Test Automation
8 6 (22.22%) Integration Testing
8 6 (22.22%) Migration
8 6 (22.22%) SQL
8 6 (22.22%) Automation Testing
8 6 (22.22%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 5 (18.52%) Defect Management
9 5 (18.52%) ISEB
9 5 (18.52%) Finance
9 5 (18.52%) Git (software)
10 4 (14.81%) System Testing
10 4 (14.81%) WebDriver
10 4 (14.81%) BDD
10 4 (14.81%) Degree
10 4 (14.81%) Selenium
10 4 (14.81%) Ruby on Rails
10 4 (14.81%) Facilities Management
10 4 (14.81%) Scrum

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Git (software)
2 4 (14.81%) Selenium
2 4 (14.81%) WebDriver
3 2 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.70%) JIRA
General
1 5 (18.52%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Marketing
2 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (66.67%) Test Manager
2 4 (14.81%) Automation Engineer
2 4 (14.81%) IT Manager
2 4 (14.81%) QA Automation Engineer
2 4 (14.81%) QA Engineer
2 4 (14.81%) Test Leader
3 3 (11.11%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Automation Test Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Manual Test Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Programme Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Programme Test Manager
4 2 (7.41%) QA Manager
4 2 (7.41%) QA Test Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Test Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Test Programme Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Web Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Web Test Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) QA Leader
5 1 (3.70%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.81%) Ruby on Rails
2 2 (7.41%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Mobile App
2 2 (7.41%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.70%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (48.15%) Test Management
3 9 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (29.63%) Software Testing
4 8 (29.63%) Test Scripting
5 7 (25.93%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (22.22%) Automation Testing
6 6 (22.22%) Data Migration
6 6 (22.22%) Integration Testing
6 6 (22.22%) Manual Testing
6 6 (22.22%) Migration
6 6 (22.22%) Test Automation
7 5 (18.52%) Defect Management
8 4 (14.81%) BDD
8 4 (14.81%) Continuous Delivery
8 4 (14.81%) Continuous Deployment
8 4 (14.81%) E-Commerce
8 4 (14.81%) QA Automation
8 4 (14.81%) Scrum
8 4 (14.81%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (22.22%) SQL
2 4 (14.81%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (51.85%) ISTQB
2 7 (25.93%) Security Cleared
3 6 (22.22%) DV Cleared
3 6 (22.22%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 5 (18.52%) ISEB
5 4 (14.81%) Degree
6 2 (7.41%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (7.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (37.04%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) SAP
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.70%) HP
3 1 (3.70%) IBM
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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Salary: £38000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus
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