The first table below looks at the demand for Test Strategy skills in IT jobs advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Strategy over the 3 months to 30 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 Nottinghamshire region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Strategy
Rank 80 91 87
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -4
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 17 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 1.54% 0.52% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.92% 0.67% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 3
Average salary £38,350 £55,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.27% +107.54%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Nottinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
887 898 961
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 80.20% 77.21% 78.19%
Number of salaries quoted 681 740 774
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 £28,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,454 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Test Strategy
East Midlands

Test Strategy
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Strategy across the Nottinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Strategy across the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Test Strategy Salary Histogram in Nottinghamshire

Test Strategy
Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Strategy within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham 0 16 £38,350 -30.27%
Test Strategy
East Midlands

Test Strategy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 32 (76.19%) Stakeholder Management
2 24 (57.14%) Validation
2 24 (57.14%) Project Planning
3 8 (19.05%) Software Testing
4 7 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
4 7 (16.67%) CRM
5 3 (7.14%) Automated Testing
5 3 (7.14%) SLA
5 3 (7.14%) SAP
5 3 (7.14%) Finance
6 2 (4.76%) Microsoft
6 2 (4.76%) ISEB
6 2 (4.76%) Retail
6 2 (4.76%) ISTQB
6 2 (4.76%) Selenium
6 2 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (4.76%) Test Management
7 1 (2.38%) Test Scripting
7 1 (2.38%) System Testing
7 1 (2.38%) TestComplete
7 1 (2.38%) Hyper-V
7 1 (2.38%) Test Automation
7 1 (2.38%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (2.38%) WebDriver
7 1 (2.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (2.38%) Portfolio Management
7 1 (2.38%) SAP HANA
7 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
7 1 (2.38%) Automation Testing

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 (2.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) SAP Retail
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.38%) SAP HANA
1 1 (2.38%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Selenium
2 1 (2.38%) TestComplete
2 1 (2.38%) WebDriver
2 1 (2.38%) FitNesse
2 1 (2.38%) SilkTest
2 1 (2.38%) Rational Robot
2 1 (2.38%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 3 (7.14%) Finance
2 2 (4.76%) Retail
3 1 (2.38%) Billing
3 1 (2.38%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (85.71%) Test Manager
2 9 (21.43%) Senior Manager
3 8 (19.05%) Senior Test Manager
4 4 (9.52%) Programme Manager
4 4 (9.52%) Programme Test Manager
5 2 (4.76%) Tester
6 1 (2.38%) Senior Software Tester
6 1 (2.38%) Automated Tester
6 1 (2.38%) SAP HANA Consultant
6 1 (2.38%) Selenium Tester
6 1 (2.38%) SAP Manager
6 1 (2.38%) SAP Test Manager
6 1 (2.38%) Consultant
6 1 (2.38%) Operations Manager
6 1 (2.38%) Test Team Leader
6 1 (2.38%) Software Tester
6 1 (2.38%) SAP BW Consultant
6 1 (2.38%) SAP Consultant
6 1 (2.38%) Senior Tester
6 1 (2.38%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.38%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
1 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (76.19%) Stakeholder Management
2 24 (57.14%) Validation
2 24 (57.14%) Project Planning
3 8 (19.05%) Software Testing
4 7 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (16.67%) CRM
5 3 (7.14%) Automated Testing
6 2 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (4.76%) Test Management
7 1 (2.38%) Test Scripting
7 1 (2.38%) System Testing
7 1 (2.38%) Test Automation
7 1 (2.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (2.38%) Portfolio Management
7 1 (2.38%) Automation Testing
7 1 (2.38%) Performance Testing
7 1 (2.38%) Unit Testing
7 1 (2.38%) Problem Management
7 1 (2.38%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (2.38%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.38%) C#
1 1 (2.38%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (4.76%) ISEB
1 2 (4.76%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) SLA
2 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (7.14%) SAP
3 2 (4.76%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.38%) Citrix