The table below looks at the statistics for Test Strategy skills in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Strategy over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Strategy
Rank 152 168 165
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -3
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 38 48 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 1.06% 1.05% 1.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.27% 1.22% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 36 45 57
Median salary £42,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £34,300 £43,650
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +3.26%
Test Strategy
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2989 3946 4365
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 83.59% 86.46% 84.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2530 3384 3572
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Test Strategy
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of job ads across the Surrey 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 Surrey

Test Strategy
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Test Strategy Salary Trend in Surrey

Test Strategy
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Strategy across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

Test Strategy Salary Histogram in Surrey

Test Strategy
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Strategy within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Walton-on-Thames -1 10 £31,500 +3.27% 1
Woking - 6 £52,500 - 1
Leatherhead +14 5 £50,000 -
Staines - 2 - -
Reigate +8 1 £50,000 -13.04%
Weybridge - 1 £30,000 -
Chertsey - 1 £47,500 - 1
Test Strategy
South East

Test Strategy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Test Strategy.

1 55 (61.11%) Test Automation
2 54 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 49 (54.44%) Windows
4 46 (51.11%) Python
5 44 (48.89%) Functional Testing
6 38 (42.22%) QA
7 37 (41.11%) ISTQB
8 35 (38.89%) Perl
9 34 (37.78%) Unix
9 34 (37.78%) Manual Testing
10 33 (36.67%) Non-Functional Testing
11 32 (35.56%) ISEB
12 29 (32.22%) Ruby
12 29 (32.22%) Agile Software Development
13 28 (31.11%) Regression Testing
13 28 (31.11%) Automation Testing
14 25 (27.78%) Linux
14 25 (27.78%) Automotive
14 25 (27.78%) Project Planning
14 25 (27.78%) Time Management
15 24 (26.67%) Software Testing
15 24 (26.67%) Software Engineering
16 22 (24.44%) Finance
16 22 (24.44%) C
17 21 (23.33%) C#
17 21 (23.33%) XML
17 21 (23.33%) Microsoft
18 20 (22.22%) Degree
19 19 (21.11%) C++
19 19 (21.11%) Performance Testing

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 11 (12.22%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (7.78%) MS Office
2 1 (1.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (5.56%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (4.44%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (4.44%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (3.33%) SAP IS-U
4 2 (2.22%) SAP CRM
5 1 (1.11%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 18 (20.00%) VoIP
2 11 (12.22%) Firewall
2 11 (12.22%) VLAN
3 2 (2.22%) ZigBee
4 1 (1.11%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.11%) Big Data
1 1 (1.11%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (1.11%) SAP BW
1 1 (1.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 18 (20.00%) InstallShield
2 16 (17.78%) Selenium
3 11 (12.22%) HP UFT
3 11 (12.22%) JIRA
4 10 (11.11%) JMeter
5 7 (7.78%) WebDriver
6 6 (6.67%) Cucumber
7 5 (5.56%) Jenkins
7 5 (5.56%) LoadRunner
7 5 (5.56%) Protractor
8 4 (4.44%) Introscope
8 4 (4.44%) WebLOAD
9 2 (2.22%) Git (software)
9 2 (2.22%) PHPUnit
9 2 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (1.11%) MSTest
10 1 (1.11%) NeoLoad
10 1 (1.11%) Selenium IDE
10 1 (1.11%) SoapUI
10 1 (1.11%) SpecFlow
General
1 25 (27.78%) Automotive
2 22 (24.44%) Finance
3 18 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 10 (11.11%) Aerospace
5 6 (6.67%) Back Office
6 2 (2.22%) Marketing
7 1 (1.11%) Law
7 1 (1.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 38 (42.22%) Analyst
2 35 (38.89%) Test Analyst
3 28 (31.11%) Junior
4 26 (28.89%) Tester
5 19 (21.11%) Junior Analyst
5 19 (21.11%) Test Engineer
6 18 (20.00%) Automation Tester
7 17 (18.89%) Automation Test Analyst
7 17 (18.89%) Junior Test Analyst
8 15 (16.67%) Junior Tester
9 13 (14.44%) QA Analyst
10 12 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 12 (13.33%) Junior Automation Test Analyst
10 12 (13.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 12 (13.33%) Software Test Engineer
11 10 (11.11%) Junior Automation Tester
11 10 (11.11%) QA Automation Analyst
11 10 (11.11%) QA Test Analyst
12 9 (10.00%) Junior QA Analyst
12 9 (10.00%) Systems Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (23.33%) XML
2 5 (5.56%) Web Services
3 4 (4.44%) LAMP
4 3 (3.33%) .NET
5 1 (1.11%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.11%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.11%) Middleware
5 1 (1.11%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.22%) CESG
2 8 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.56%) Cybercrime
4 4 (4.44%) Data Centre
4 4 (4.44%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.11%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.11%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.11%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 49 (54.44%) Windows
2 34 (37.78%) Unix
3 25 (27.78%) Linux
4 18 (20.00%) Solaris
5 11 (12.22%) Windows Server
5 11 (12.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (12.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (61.11%) Test Automation
2 54 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 44 (48.89%) Functional Testing
4 34 (37.78%) Manual Testing
5 33 (36.67%) Non-Functional Testing
6 29 (32.22%) Agile Software Development
7 28 (31.11%) Automation Testing
7 28 (31.11%) Regression Testing
8 25 (27.78%) Project Planning
8 25 (27.78%) Time Management
9 24 (26.67%) Software Engineering
9 24 (26.67%) Software Testing
10 19 (21.11%) Performance Testing
11 14 (15.56%) Continuous Improvement
11 14 (15.56%) Mentoring
12 13 (14.44%) Test Scripting
13 11 (12.22%) Change Control
13 11 (12.22%) ITIL
13 11 (12.22%) Open Source
13 11 (12.22%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 46 (51.11%) Python
2 35 (38.89%) Perl
3 29 (32.22%) Ruby
4 22 (24.44%) C
5 21 (23.33%) C#
6 19 (21.11%) C++
7 12 (13.33%) SQL
8 11 (12.22%) Java
9 9 (10.00%) JavaScript
10 7 (7.78%) PHP
11 6 (6.67%) Bash Shell
12 1 (1.11%) PL/SQL
12 1 (1.11%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 37 (41.11%) ISTQB
2 32 (35.56%) ISEB
3 20 (22.22%) Degree
4 11 (12.22%) CCNA
4 11 (12.22%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (12.22%) MCITP
4 11 (12.22%) MCSA
4 11 (12.22%) MCSE
4 11 (12.22%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (12.22%) SC Cleared
4 11 (12.22%) Security Cleared
4 11 (12.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 10 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.11%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (42.22%) QA
System Software
1 11 (12.22%) VMware ESXi
1 11 (12.22%) XenApp
2 6 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (12.22%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 11 (12.22%) vMotion
2 4 (4.44%) CA Wily
3 3 (3.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (23.33%) Microsoft
2 18 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 17 (18.89%) VMware
4 11 (12.22%) Citrix
5 7 (7.78%) Oracle
6 4 (4.44%) AppDynamics
6 4 (4.44%) CA
6 4 (4.44%) Demandware
6 4 (4.44%) Dynatrace
6 4 (4.44%) HP
7 3 (3.33%) Cognizant
7 3 (3.33%) SAP
8 1 (1.11%) Atlassian
8 1 (1.11%) TOWER Software
Chertsey, Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + benefits (DOE)
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Capita plc
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + car
Posted: 6 days ago
Walton-On-Thames
Client Server
Salary: £20k to £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago