The table below looks at the statistics for Test Strategy skills in IT jobs advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Strategy over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Strategy
East Midlands / Nottinghamshire
Rank 81 82 81
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 9 6 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 0.88% 0.58% 1.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.02% 0.66% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 11
Median salary £35,500 £27,500 £53,458
Median salary % change year-on-year
+29.09% -48.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £41,250
10% offered a salary of more than £37,200 £30,300 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Nottinghamshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Nottinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
885 906 985
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 86.26% 87.79% 88.50%
Number of salaries quoted 727 630 772
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,600 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Test Strategy
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Nottinghamshire region citing Test Strategy as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Strategy Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

Test Strategy
Salary Trend in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Test Strategy across the Nottinghamshire region.

Test Strategy Salary Trend in Nottinghamshire

Test Strategy
Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Strategy within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham -4 9 £35,500 +29.09% 1
Test Strategy
East Midlands

Test Strategy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, IT jobs citing Test Strategy also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for Test Strategy.

1 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (58.82%) ISTQB
2 10 (58.82%) ISEB
3 9 (52.94%) SQL
4 8 (47.06%) User Acceptance Testing
4 8 (47.06%) Test Scripting
5 7 (41.18%) Selenium
6 6 (35.29%) QA
6 6 (35.29%) Cucumber
7 5 (29.41%) Automation Testing
7 5 (29.41%) Test Automation
8 4 (23.53%) Android
8 4 (23.53%) Manual Testing
8 4 (23.53%) Finance
8 4 (23.53%) HP UFT
8 4 (23.53%) C#
8 4 (23.53%) Windows
8 4 (23.53%) Gherkin
8 4 (23.53%) Apple iOS
9 3 (17.65%) BDD
9 3 (17.65%) Functional Testing
9 3 (17.65%) Non-Functional Testing
9 3 (17.65%) SDLC
9 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
9 3 (17.65%) Java
9 3 (17.65%) .NET
9 3 (17.65%) System Testing
9 3 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (17.65%) WebDriver
10 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (11.76%) Redis
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (41.18%) Selenium
2 6 (35.29%) Cucumber
3 4 (23.53%) HP UFT
4 3 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (17.65%) WebDriver
5 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
5 2 (11.76%) Jenkins
6 1 (5.88%) Calabash
6 1 (5.88%) CasperJS
6 1 (5.88%) JIRA
6 1 (5.88%) LoadRunner
6 1 (5.88%) SilkPerformer
6 1 (5.88%) TestComplete
6 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Games
3 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Analyst
1 8 (47.06%) Test Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Tester
3 3 (17.65%) Automation Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Software Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Software Test Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Software Tester
4 2 (11.76%) QA Automation Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) QA Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) QA Tester
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Test Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Test Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Test Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Automation Tester
5 1 (5.88%) QA Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) QA Manager
5 1 (5.88%) QA Test Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) QA Test Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Quality Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Software Quality Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) Gherkin
2 3 (17.65%) .NET
3 2 (11.76%) CSS
3 2 (11.76%) CSS3
3 2 (11.76%) HTML
3 2 (11.76%) HTML5
3 2 (11.76%) LESS
3 2 (11.76%) OpenRasta
3 2 (11.76%) Razor View Engine
3 2 (11.76%) Unreal Engine
4 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Embedded Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Mobile App
1 2 (11.76%) User Experience
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Fintech
2 1 (5.88%) FMCG
2 1 (5.88%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Android
1 4 (23.53%) Apple iOS
1 4 (23.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (47.06%) Test Scripting
2 8 (47.06%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (29.41%) Automation Testing
3 5 (29.41%) Test Automation
4 4 (23.53%) Manual Testing
5 3 (17.65%) BDD
5 3 (17.65%) Functional Testing
5 3 (17.65%) Non-Functional Testing
5 3 (17.65%) SDLC
5 3 (17.65%) System Testing
6 2 (11.76%) Coaching
6 2 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (11.76%) Defect Management
6 2 (11.76%) Exploratory Testing
6 2 (11.76%) Kanban
6 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
6 2 (11.76%) Microservices
6 2 (11.76%) QA Automation
6 2 (11.76%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) SQL
2 4 (23.53%) C#
3 3 (17.65%) Java
4 2 (11.76%) ECMAScript
4 2 (11.76%) ES6
4 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.88%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (58.82%) ISEB
1 10 (58.82%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (35.29%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) Apple
3 1 (5.88%) Cognizant
3 1 (5.88%) HP
3 1 (5.88%) Infor