The first table below looks at the demand for Test Strategy skills in IT jobs advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Strategy over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Nottingham region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Strategy
Rank 76 83 80
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -3
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 14 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.44% 0.62% 0.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.79% 0.79% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 3
Average salary £38,350 £55,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.27% +107.54%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Nottingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
784 762 839
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 80.82% 78.40% 79.68%
Number of salaries quoted 599 641 658
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,409 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Test Strategy
Nottinghamshire

Test Strategy
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Strategy across the Nottingham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Nottingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Strategy across the Nottingham region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Test Strategy Salary Histogram in Nottingham

Test Strategy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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 32 (78.05%) Stakeholder Management
2 24 (58.54%) Validation
2 24 (58.54%) Project Planning
3 8 (19.51%) Software Testing
4 7 (17.07%) Salesforce.com
4 7 (17.07%) CRM
4 7 (17.07%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (7.32%) SAP
5 3 (7.32%) Automated Testing
6 2 (4.88%) Retail
6 2 (4.88%) ISTQB
6 2 (4.88%) Selenium
6 2 (4.88%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (4.88%) Test Management
6 2 (4.88%) SLA
6 2 (4.88%) Microsoft
6 2 (4.88%) ISEB
6 2 (4.88%) Finance
7 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
7 1 (2.44%) Migration
7 1 (2.44%) CMMI
7 1 (2.44%) Regression Testing
7 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
7 1 (2.44%) Scrum
7 1 (2.44%) Rational Robot
7 1 (2.44%) Project Management
7 1 (2.44%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (2.44%) Citrix
7 1 (2.44%) QuickTest Pro
7 1 (2.44%) SAP BW

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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.

Applications
1 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) SAP Retail
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) SAP BW
1 1 (2.44%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Selenium
2 1 (2.44%) Rational Robot
2 1 (2.44%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (2.44%) TestComplete
2 1 (2.44%) WebDriver
2 1 (2.44%) FitNesse
2 1 (2.44%) SilkTest
General
1 2 (4.88%) Retail
1 2 (4.88%) Finance
2 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.44%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (2.44%) Billing
Job Titles
1 36 (87.80%) Test Manager
2 8 (19.51%) Senior Test Manager
2 8 (19.51%) Senior Manager
3 4 (9.76%) Programme Test Manager
3 4 (9.76%) Programme Manager
4 2 (4.88%) Tester
5 1 (2.44%) Test Team Leader
5 1 (2.44%) Software Tester
5 1 (2.44%) SAP BW Consultant
5 1 (2.44%) SAP Consultant
5 1 (2.44%) Senior Tester
5 1 (2.44%) Team Leader
5 1 (2.44%) Consultant
5 1 (2.44%) Senior Software Tester
5 1 (2.44%) Automated Tester
5 1 (2.44%) SAP HANA Consultant
5 1 (2.44%) Selenium Tester
5 1 (2.44%) SAP Manager
5 1 (2.44%) SAP Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (78.05%) Stakeholder Management
2 24 (58.54%) Validation
2 24 (58.54%) Project Planning
3 8 (19.51%) Software Testing
4 7 (17.07%) CRM
4 7 (17.07%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (7.32%) Automated Testing
6 2 (4.88%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (4.88%) Test Management
7 1 (2.44%) Migration
7 1 (2.44%) CMMI
7 1 (2.44%) Regression Testing
7 1 (2.44%) Scrum
7 1 (2.44%) Project Management
7 1 (2.44%) Test Scripting
7 1 (2.44%) System Testing
7 1 (2.44%) Test Automation
7 1 (2.44%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (2.44%) Portfolio Management
7 1 (2.44%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.44%) C#
1 1 (2.44%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (4.88%) ISTQB
1 2 (4.88%) ISEB
2 1 (2.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) SLA
2 1 (2.44%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (17.07%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (7.32%) SAP
3 2 (4.88%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.44%) Citrix