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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Strategy
Rank 72 96 81
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -15
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 17 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.69% 0.71% 1.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.99% 0.82% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 6
Average salary £53,458 £37,500 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.55% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £32,300 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £39,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
856 975 710
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 85.26% 86.13% 84.22%
Number of salaries quoted 662 790 596
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 23 January 2015.

Test Strategy Salary Histogram in Nottingham

Test Strategy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 14 (45.16%) ISEB
2 9 (29.03%) ISTQB
3 8 (25.81%) Test Management
4 7 (22.58%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (19.35%) Retail
5 6 (19.35%) Project Management
5 6 (19.35%) SAP
6 5 (16.13%) Validation
6 5 (16.13%) Manual Testing
6 5 (16.13%) Project Planning
6 5 (16.13%) Test Planning
6 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (12.90%) Performance Testing
7 4 (12.90%) Degree
7 4 (12.90%) Service Management
7 4 (12.90%) ITSM
7 4 (12.90%) Back Office
7 4 (12.90%) ITIL
7 4 (12.90%) Linux
8 3 (9.68%) UNIX
8 3 (9.68%) QA
8 3 (9.68%) Automated Testing
9 2 (6.45%) SAP Retail
9 2 (6.45%) Supplier Management
9 2 (6.45%) Requirements Analysis
9 2 (6.45%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (6.45%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 2 (6.45%) SLA
10 1 (3.23%) CMMI
10 1 (3.23%) Risk Management

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) SAP Retail
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) SAP BW
1 1 (3.23%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (3.23%) Rational Robot
1 1 (3.23%) Selenium
1 1 (3.23%) TestComplete
1 1 (3.23%) SilkTest
General
1 6 (19.35%) Retail
2 4 (12.90%) Back Office
3 1 (3.23%) Finance
3 1 (3.23%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (3.23%) Billing
Job Titles
1 16 (51.61%) Test Manager
2 8 (25.81%) Test Analyst
2 8 (25.81%) Analyst
3 7 (22.58%) Programme Manager
3 7 (22.58%) Senior Analyst
3 7 (22.58%) Senior Test Analyst
4 6 (19.35%) Programme Test Manager
5 4 (12.90%) Lead Test Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) Head of Testing
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Test Manager
6 2 (6.45%) SAP Manager
6 2 (6.45%) SAP Test Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Software Tester
7 1 (3.23%) SAP BW Consultant
7 1 (3.23%) SAP Consultant
7 1 (3.23%) Consultant
7 1 (3.23%) Tester
7 1 (3.23%) Senior Software Tester
7 1 (3.23%) Agile Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.90%) Linux
2 3 (9.68%) UNIX
3 1 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.81%) Test Management
2 7 (22.58%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (19.35%) Project Management
4 5 (16.13%) Validation
4 5 (16.13%) Manual Testing
4 5 (16.13%) Project Planning
4 5 (16.13%) Test Planning
5 4 (12.90%) Performance Testing
5 4 (12.90%) Service Management
5 4 (12.90%) ITSM
5 4 (12.90%) ITIL
6 3 (9.68%) Automated Testing
7 2 (6.45%) Supplier Management
7 2 (6.45%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (6.45%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (6.45%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 1 (3.23%) CMMI
8 1 (3.23%) Risk Management
8 1 (3.23%) Waterfall
8 1 (3.23%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.23%) C#
1 1 (3.23%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (45.16%) ISEB
2 9 (29.03%) ISTQB
3 4 (12.90%) Degree
4 1 (3.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) QA
2 2 (6.45%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (19.35%) SAP
2 1 (3.23%) IBM
Nottingham
Pearson Whiffin
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago