The first table below looks at the demand for Test Strategy skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newbury region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Strategy over the 3 months to 11 July 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 Newbury region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Strategy
Rank 53 55 55
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 1 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 0.23% 0.25% 0.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 0.34% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 2
Average salary £40,000 £70,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.85% +16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Newbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
286 290 345
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 66.51% 71.08% 73.88%
Number of salaries quoted 182 255 322
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Test Strategy
Berkshire

Test Strategy
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

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

Test Strategy Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

Test Strategy
Salary Trend in Newbury

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

Test Strategy Salary Trend in Newbury

Test Strategy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Newbury 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 4 (80.00%) QA
2 3 (60.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Test Management
2 3 (60.00%) Visual Studio Team System
2 3 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) TDD
2 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (60.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) Internet
2 3 (60.00%) BDD
2 3 (60.00%) ATDD
3 1 (20.00%) Retail
3 1 (20.00%) Wireshark
3 1 (20.00%) SIGTRAN
3 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (20.00%) SS7
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) UNIX
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (20.00%) GPRS
3 1 (20.00%) GSM
3 1 (20.00%) UMTS
3 1 (20.00%) Black-Box Testing

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Newbury 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Internet
2 1 (20.00%) SS7
2 1 (20.00%) Wireshark
2 1 (20.00%) SIGTRAN
2 1 (20.00%) GPRS
2 1 (20.00%) GSM
2 1 (20.00%) UMTS
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (60.00%) Visual Studio Team System
1 3 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Java Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Lead Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Test Leader
3 1 (20.00%) Test Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) XML
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) UNIX
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Scrum
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) TDD
1 3 (60.00%) Automated Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Test Management
1 3 (60.00%) BDD
1 3 (60.00%) ATDD
2 1 (20.00%) Black-Box Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) QA
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