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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Strategy
Rank 71 79 99
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +20
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 28 20 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 2.21% 1.87% 0.099%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.60% 2.26% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 23 6 0
Average salary £35,000 £43,200 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.98% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
1075 885 896
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 84.91% 82.94% 88.28%
Number of salaries quoted 823 674 770
Average salary £41,674 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.18% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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 17 April 2015.

Test Strategy Salary Histogram in Nottingham

Test Strategy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 28 (63.64%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (54.55%) Degree
3 20 (45.45%) Finance
3 20 (45.45%) User Acceptance Testing
4 14 (31.82%) ISEB
5 12 (27.27%) ISTQB
6 8 (18.18%) Test Management
7 5 (11.36%) Performance Testing
7 5 (11.36%) Project Management
8 4 (9.09%) ITIL
8 4 (9.09%) Linux
8 4 (9.09%) ITSM
8 4 (9.09%) Back Office
8 4 (9.09%) Service Management
8 4 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (9.09%) Test Automation
9 3 (6.82%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (6.82%) UNIX
10 2 (4.55%) Microsoft
10 2 (4.55%) Validation
10 2 (4.55%) Scrum
10 2 (4.55%) Portfolio Management
10 2 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (4.55%) Gherkin
10 2 (4.55%) Test Planning
10 2 (4.55%) Line Management
10 2 (4.55%) QA
10 2 (4.55%) Selenium
10 2 (4.55%) Requirements Analysis
10 2 (4.55%) Project Planning

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.27%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Selenium
1 2 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 20 (45.45%) Finance
2 4 (9.09%) Back Office
3 1 (2.27%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.27%) Banking
3 1 (2.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (54.55%) Analyst
1 24 (54.55%) Test Analyst
2 15 (34.09%) Lead Test Analyst
3 14 (31.82%) Test Manager
4 7 (15.91%) Programme Manager
5 6 (13.64%) Programme Test Manager
6 4 (9.09%) Head of Testing
6 4 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (9.09%) Senior Test Analyst
7 3 (6.82%) Senior Test Manager
7 3 (6.82%) Senior Manager
8 1 (2.27%) Portfolio Manager
8 1 (2.27%) Test Leader
8 1 (2.27%) Agile Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.55%) Gherkin
2 1 (2.27%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 28 (63.64%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.27%) Credit Risk
2 1 (2.27%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.09%) Linux
2 3 (6.82%) UNIX
3 1 (2.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (45.45%) User Acceptance Testing
2 8 (18.18%) Test Management
3 5 (11.36%) Performance Testing
3 5 (11.36%) Project Management
4 4 (9.09%) Service Management
4 4 (9.09%) ITIL
4 4 (9.09%) ITSM
4 4 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (9.09%) Test Automation
5 3 (6.82%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (4.55%) Scrum
6 2 (4.55%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (4.55%) Project Planning
6 2 (4.55%) Automated Testing
6 2 (4.55%) Supplier Management
6 2 (4.55%) Validation
6 2 (4.55%) Portfolio Management
6 2 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (4.55%) Test Planning
6 2 (4.55%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.27%) C#
1 1 (2.27%) Java
Qualifications
1 24 (54.55%) Degree
2 14 (31.82%) ISEB
3 12 (27.27%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (2.27%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (4.55%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.27%) HP
2 1 (2.27%) SAP
2 1 (2.27%) IBM
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