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 22 July 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Strategy
Rank 70 83 80
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -3
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 19 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 2.00% 0.62% 0.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.48% 0.79% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 3
Average salary £43,200 £55,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.45% +107.54%
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.23% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Nottingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
765 764 816
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 80.36% 79.42% 78.46%
Number of salaries quoted 574 647 650
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 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 31 (79.49%) Stakeholder Management
2 23 (58.97%) Validation
2 23 (58.97%) Project Planning
3 8 (20.51%) Software Testing
4 7 (17.95%) CRM
4 7 (17.95%) Salesforce.com
4 7 (17.95%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (5.13%) Test Management
5 2 (5.13%) ISTQB
5 2 (5.13%) SAP
5 2 (5.13%) Microsoft
5 2 (5.13%) ISEB
5 2 (5.13%) Finance
6 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.56%) Migration
6 1 (2.56%) CMMI
6 1 (2.56%) Regression Testing
6 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.56%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.56%) Retail
6 1 (2.56%) Billing
6 1 (2.56%) Automated Testing
6 1 (2.56%) Supplier Management
6 1 (2.56%) Scrum
6 1 (2.56%) Citrix
6 1 (2.56%) SAP BW
6 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
6 1 (2.56%) C#
6 1 (2.56%) Java
6 1 (2.56%) .NET

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 (2.56%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.56%) SAP BW
1 1 (2.56%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) WebDriver
1 1 (2.56%) Selenium
1 1 (2.56%) FitNesse
General
1 2 (5.13%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.56%) Retail
2 1 (2.56%) Billing
2 1 (2.56%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 35 (89.74%) Test Manager
2 8 (20.51%) Senior Manager
2 8 (20.51%) Senior Test Manager
3 4 (10.26%) Programme Manager
3 4 (10.26%) Programme Test Manager
4 1 (2.56%) Test Team Leader
4 1 (2.56%) SAP BW Consultant
4 1 (2.56%) SAP Consultant
4 1 (2.56%) Team Leader
4 1 (2.56%) Tester
4 1 (2.56%) Consultant
4 1 (2.56%) SAP HANA Consultant
4 1 (2.56%) Selenium Tester
4 1 (2.56%) Automated Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (79.49%) Stakeholder Management
2 23 (58.97%) Validation
2 23 (58.97%) Project Planning
3 8 (20.51%) Software Testing
4 7 (17.95%) CRM
4 7 (17.95%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (5.13%) Test Management
6 1 (2.56%) Migration
6 1 (2.56%) CMMI
6 1 (2.56%) Regression Testing
6 1 (2.56%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.56%) Automated Testing
6 1 (2.56%) Supplier Management
6 1 (2.56%) Scrum
6 1 (2.56%) Project Management
6 1 (2.56%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (2.56%) Test Scripting
6 1 (2.56%) System Testing
6 1 (2.56%) Test Automation
6 1 (2.56%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.56%) C#
1 1 (2.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (5.13%) ISTQB
1 2 (5.13%) ISEB
2 1 (2.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) SLA
1 1 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (17.95%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (5.13%) SAP
2 2 (5.13%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.56%) Citrix