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 31 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Strategy
Rank 57 57 55
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 1 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 0.21% 0.84% 0.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 1.07% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 3
Average salary £40,000 £60,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% -
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
320 373 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 66.95% 78.20% 76.73%
Number of salaries quoted 197 307 312
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £59,380
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
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 31 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 31 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%) Wireshark
2 1 (20.00%) SIGTRAN
2 1 (20.00%) SS7
2 1 (20.00%) GPRS
2 1 (20.00%) GSM
2 1 (20.00%) UMTS
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Visual Studio Team System
1 3 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (60.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Test Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Test Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Java Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Test Leader
3 1 (20.00%) Lead Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) UNIX
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Automated Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Test Management
1 3 (60.00%) Scrum
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) TDD
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%) Shell Script
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) QA
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