The table below looks at the statistics for Test Strategy skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Strategy over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Strategy
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
Rank 62 - 70
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 3 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.51% - 0.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% - 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 6
Median salary £42,500 - £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 - £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 - £48,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northamptonshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
528 651 676
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 89.34% 88.21% 90.62%
Number of salaries quoted 433 448 619
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £64,500 £56,760
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Test Strategy
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Northamptonshire 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 Northamptonshire

Test Strategy
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Test Strategy Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

Test Strategy
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Strategy within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton - 2 £41,250 -
Test Strategy
East Midlands

Test Strategy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Test Strategy.

1 19 (70.37%) Stakeholder Management
2 16 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (55.56%) System Testing
4 14 (51.85%) ISTQB
4 14 (51.85%) Automated Testing
4 14 (51.85%) Microsoft
4 14 (51.85%) ISEB
5 13 (48.15%) Windows
5 13 (48.15%) Gherkin
5 13 (48.15%) Mentoring
5 13 (48.15%) Coaching
5 13 (48.15%) Team Foundation Server
6 9 (33.33%) QA
7 6 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (22.22%) System Integration Testing
7 6 (22.22%) Ansible
7 6 (22.22%) Jenkins
8 5 (18.52%) Programme Governance
9 4 (14.81%) Test Scripting
10 3 (11.11%) Software Engineering
11 2 (7.41%) ERP
11 2 (7.41%) Finance
11 2 (7.41%) Automation Testing
11 2 (7.41%) Manual Testing
12 1 (3.70%) Load Testing
12 1 (3.70%) Test Management
12 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
12 1 (3.70%) Data Migration
12 1 (3.70%) Lean Six Sigma

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
Development Applications
1 13 (48.15%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (22.22%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (7.41%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Banking
2 1 (3.70%) Investment Banking
2 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (51.85%) Test Leader
2 6 (22.22%) Test Manager
3 3 (11.11%) Configuration Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Quality Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Team Leader
4 2 (7.41%) Test Team Leader
5 1 (3.70%) Environment Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Information Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Information Risk Manager
5 1 (3.70%) QA Manager
5 1 (3.70%) QA Test Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Risk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (48.15%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.70%) EPoS
1 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 13 (48.15%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (70.37%) Stakeholder Management
2 16 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (55.56%) System Testing
4 14 (51.85%) Automated Testing
5 13 (48.15%) Coaching
5 13 (48.15%) Mentoring
6 6 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (22.22%) System Integration Testing
6 6 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (18.52%) Programme Governance
8 4 (14.81%) Test Scripting
9 3 (11.11%) Software Engineering
10 2 (7.41%) Automation Testing
10 2 (7.41%) ERP
10 2 (7.41%) Manual Testing
11 1 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
11 1 (3.70%) Functional Testing
11 1 (3.70%) Internal Audit
11 1 (3.70%) Matrix Organization
11 1 (3.70%) Records Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (51.85%) ISEB
1 14 (51.85%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.70%) CISA
2 1 (3.70%) CISM
2 1 (3.70%) CISSP
2 1 (3.70%) CRISC
2 1 (3.70%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (22.22%) Ansible
Vendors
1 14 (51.85%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.70%) Google
2 1 (3.70%) IBM
2 1 (3.70%) SAP
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