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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Strategy over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Strategy
Rank 79 81 87
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +6
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 18 11 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.44% 1.11% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.66% 1.33% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 14 4 1
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -40.90%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £46,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.69% +8.23%
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
1082 825 784
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 86.70% 83.59% 80.49%
Number of salaries quoted 856 650 639
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 4 September 2015.

Test Strategy Salary Histogram in Nottingham

Test Strategy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 43 (79.63%) Finance
1 43 (79.63%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (68.52%) User Acceptance Testing
3 31 (57.41%) Degree
4 20 (37.04%) ISTQB
4 20 (37.04%) ISEB
5 10 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (14.81%) QA
7 7 (12.96%) Software Testing
7 7 (12.96%) Test Management
7 7 (12.96%) Waterfall
7 7 (12.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 5 (9.26%) Test Automation
8 5 (9.26%) V-Model
9 4 (7.41%) HP
9 4 (7.41%) MS Office
9 4 (7.41%) SAP
9 4 (7.41%) Windows
9 4 (7.41%) Publishing
9 4 (7.41%) Performance Management
10 3 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (5.56%) Credit Risk
10 3 (5.56%) Performance Testing
10 3 (5.56%) Integration Testing
10 3 (5.56%) Microsoft
10 3 (5.56%) C#
10 3 (5.56%) Java
10 3 (5.56%) Operational Acceptance Testing
11 2 (3.70%) Line Management
11 2 (3.70%) CRM

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 4 (7.41%) MS Office
2 1 (1.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.70%) AWD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.70%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.70%) Selenium
3 1 (1.85%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.85%) HP UFT
General
1 43 (79.63%) Finance
2 4 (7.41%) Publishing
3 2 (3.70%) Retail
4 1 (1.85%) Banking
Job Titles
1 44 (81.48%) Analyst
2 42 (77.78%) Test Analyst
3 23 (42.59%) Lead Test Analyst
4 9 (16.67%) Test Manager
5 5 (9.26%) Programme Manager
5 5 (9.26%) Programme Test Manager
6 3 (5.56%) Agile Test Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) QA Analyst
7 2 (3.70%) Portfolio Manager
7 2 (3.70%) SAP Programme Manager
7 2 (3.70%) Quality Analyst
7 2 (3.70%) SAP Manager
7 2 (3.70%) SAP Test Manager
8 1 (1.85%) QA Specialist
8 1 (1.85%) Test Leader
8 1 (1.85%) Test Specialist
8 1 (1.85%) QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.70%) Gherkin
2 1 (1.85%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 43 (79.63%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.56%) Credit Risk
3 2 (3.70%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.85%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (68.52%) User Acceptance Testing
2 10 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (12.96%) Software Testing
3 7 (12.96%) Test Management
3 7 (12.96%) Waterfall
4 5 (9.26%) V-Model
4 5 (9.26%) Test Automation
5 4 (7.41%) Performance Management
6 3 (5.56%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 3 (5.56%) Performance Testing
6 3 (5.56%) Integration Testing
7 2 (3.70%) Web Testing
7 2 (3.70%) Scrum
7 2 (3.70%) Web Development
7 2 (3.70%) Automated Testing
7 2 (3.70%) CRM
7 2 (3.70%) Project Management
7 2 (3.70%) Service Delivery
7 2 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (3.70%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.56%) C#
1 3 (5.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 31 (57.41%) Degree
2 20 (37.04%) ISEB
2 20 (37.04%) ISTQB
3 7 (12.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.85%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.81%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (7.41%) SAP
1 4 (7.41%) HP
2 3 (5.56%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.70%) OpenText
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
E.ON
Salary: From £44,500 to £59,332 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 9 days ago