The table below looks at the statistics for Test Strategy skills in IT jobs advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Strategy over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Strategy
Rank 85 67 70
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +3
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 5 33 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.56% 2.78% 2.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.65% 3.11% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 3 26 8
Median salary £47,000 £35,000 £43,200
Median salary % change year-on-year
+34.28% -18.98%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £44,750
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +6.14%
Test Strategy
Nottinghamshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Nottingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
764 1061 870
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 85.55% 89.39% 85.29%
Number of salaries quoted 609 856 628
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Test Strategy
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Nottingham 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 Nottingham

Test Strategy
Salary Trend in Nottingham

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

Test Strategy Salary Trend in Nottingham

Test Strategy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for Test Strategy.

1 10 (100.00%) QA
2 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (70.00%) Windows
3 4 (40.00%) ISEB
3 4 (40.00%) MS Office
3 4 (40.00%) Finance
3 4 (40.00%) Publishing
3 4 (40.00%) Waterfall
3 4 (40.00%) Performance Management
3 4 (40.00%) V-Model
3 4 (40.00%) Software Testing
3 4 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (40.00%) Defect Management
4 3 (30.00%) Mentoring
4 3 (30.00%) System Integration Testing
4 3 (30.00%) .NET Framework
4 3 (30.00%) Degree
4 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Load Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Test Scripting
4 3 (30.00%) Test Automation
4 3 (30.00%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (30.00%) Scrum
4 3 (30.00%) Web Services
4 3 (30.00%) VB.NET
4 3 (30.00%) .NET
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham 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 4 (40.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) HP UFT
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
1 4 (40.00%) Publishing
2 3 (30.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
1 4 (40.00%) QA Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) QA Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Quality Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Software Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Software QA Manager
3 2 (20.00%) QA Test Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Senior QA Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Test Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) UAT Lead
4 1 (10.00%) UAT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) .NET
1 3 (30.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (30.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) Defect Management
2 4 (40.00%) Performance Management
2 4 (40.00%) Software Testing
2 4 (40.00%) V-Model
2 4 (40.00%) Waterfall
3 3 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (30.00%) Load Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (30.00%) Scrum
3 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (30.00%) System Integration Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Test Automation
3 3 (30.00%) Test Scripting
3 3 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) ISEB
1 4 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (30.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) HP Quality Center