The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Strategy
Rank 46 53 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 1 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 0.36% 0.88% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% 1.23% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £32,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
Test Strategy
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Newbury region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Newbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
222 326 248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 80.14% 71.96% 77.26%
Number of salaries quoted 168 203 233
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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 6 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Test Leader
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco