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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Strategy over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Strategy
Rank 79 82 95
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +13
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 23 14 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 1.78% 1.27% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.02% 1.54% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 18 4 6
Average salary £35,000 £38,350 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.73% -30.27%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
Test Strategy
East Midlands

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
1139 912 918
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 88.16% 82.53% 79.07%
Number of salaries quoted 908 704 757
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £52,409
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

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 4 August 2015.

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 4 August 2015. 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 +6 23 £35,000 -8.73% 1
Test Strategy
East Midlands

Test Strategy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 43 (79.63%) Analytical Skills
2 42 (77.78%) Finance
3 36 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 35 (64.81%) Degree
5 15 (27.78%) ISTQB
5 15 (27.78%) ISEB
6 10 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (14.81%) QA
7 8 (14.81%) Test Management
8 7 (12.96%) Waterfall
8 7 (12.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 7 (12.96%) Software Testing
9 5 (9.26%) V-Model
9 5 (9.26%) Test Automation
10 4 (7.41%) Performance Management
10 4 (7.41%) HP
10 4 (7.41%) Publishing
10 4 (7.41%) MS Office
10 4 (7.41%) SAP
10 4 (7.41%) Windows
11 3 (5.56%) Microsoft
11 3 (5.56%) C#
11 3 (5.56%) Java
11 3 (5.56%) Performance Testing
11 3 (5.56%) Integration Testing
11 3 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (5.56%) Operational Acceptance Testing
12 2 (3.70%) Line Management
12 2 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
12 2 (3.70%) Gherkin

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 4 (7.41%) MS Office
2 1 (1.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.70%) AWD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.70%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.70%) Selenium
3 1 (1.85%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.85%) HP UFT
General
1 42 (77.78%) Finance
2 4 (7.41%) Publishing
3 2 (3.70%) Retail
4 1 (1.85%) Banking
Job Titles
1 43 (79.63%) Analyst
2 41 (75.93%) Test Analyst
3 21 (38.89%) Lead Test Analyst
4 10 (18.52%) Test Manager
5 5 (9.26%) Programme Manager
5 5 (9.26%) Programme Test Manager
6 3 (5.56%) QA Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) Agile Test Analyst
7 2 (3.70%) Portfolio Manager
7 2 (3.70%) Quality Analyst
7 2 (3.70%) SAP Manager
7 2 (3.70%) SAP Test Manager
7 2 (3.70%) SAP Programme Manager
8 1 (1.85%) Senior Manager
8 1 (1.85%) Test Specialist
8 1 (1.85%) QA Test Analyst
8 1 (1.85%) Senior Test Manager
8 1 (1.85%) Test Leader
8 1 (1.85%) QA Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.70%) Gherkin
2 1 (1.85%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 43 (79.63%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.70%) Credit Risk
3 1 (1.85%) Telematics
3 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 10 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (14.81%) Test Management
4 7 (12.96%) Waterfall
4 7 (12.96%) Software Testing
5 5 (9.26%) V-Model
5 5 (9.26%) Test Automation
6 4 (7.41%) Performance Management
7 3 (5.56%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 3 (5.56%) Performance Testing
7 3 (5.56%) Integration Testing
8 2 (3.70%) Web Testing
8 2 (3.70%) Scrum
8 2 (3.70%) Web Development
8 2 (3.70%) Automated Testing
8 2 (3.70%) CRM
8 2 (3.70%) Project Management
8 2 (3.70%) Service Delivery
8 2 (3.70%) Line Management
8 2 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.56%) C#
1 3 (5.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 35 (64.81%) Degree
2 15 (27.78%) ISEB
2 15 (27.78%) ISTQB
3 7 (12.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.85%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.81%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (7.41%) SAP
1 4 (7.41%) HP
2 3 (5.56%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.70%) OpenText
Nottingham
Experian
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