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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Strategy
Rank 153 177 174
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -3
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 38 31 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 1.10% 0.73% 1.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.31% 0.85% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 37 31 50
Median salary £50,000 £31,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+58.73% -37.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £25,000 £42,350
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +1.06%
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
2911 3635 3991
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 84.50% 85.71% 84.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2381 3183 3198
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 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 26 September 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 26 September 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
Woking - 10 £52,500 - 1
Chertsey - 7 £47,500 -
Reigate +10 3 £50,000 -13.04%
Egham - 3 £55,000 -
Walton-on-Thames +6 2 £31,500 +1.61%
Leatherhead +2 2 £52,500 +5.00%
Staines - 1 - -
Test Strategy
South East

Test Strategy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 52 (64.20%) Test Automation
2 49 (60.49%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (56.79%) QA
4 45 (55.56%) ISTQB
5 41 (50.62%) User Acceptance Testing
6 38 (46.91%) ISEB
7 37 (45.68%) Python
8 33 (40.74%) Selenium
9 31 (38.27%) Functional Testing
10 29 (35.80%) Manual Testing
10 29 (35.80%) Ruby
11 26 (32.10%) Software Testing
11 26 (32.10%) Test Scripting
11 26 (32.10%) C#
12 25 (30.86%) Linux
13 23 (28.40%) Windows
14 22 (27.16%) Regression Testing
14 22 (27.16%) Non-Functional Testing
15 21 (25.93%) Unix
15 21 (25.93%) Perl
16 19 (23.46%) Finance
16 19 (23.46%) Automotive
16 19 (23.46%) SDLC
17 18 (22.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
18 17 (20.99%) .NET
19 16 (19.75%) Time Management
19 16 (19.75%) Open Source
19 16 (19.75%) Cucumber
20 15 (18.52%) WebDriver
20 15 (18.52%) Mentoring

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 1 (1.23%) Apache
1 1 (1.23%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.23%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (9.88%) MS Excel
1 8 (9.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (6.17%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (4.94%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (4.94%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (3.70%) SAP IS-U
4 2 (2.47%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 11 (13.58%) VoIP
2 2 (2.47%) ZigBee
3 1 (1.23%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.47%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.23%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.23%) DB2
3 1 (1.23%) MySQL
3 1 (1.23%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (1.23%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 33 (40.74%) Selenium
2 16 (19.75%) Cucumber
3 15 (18.52%) HP UFT
3 15 (18.52%) WebDriver
4 13 (16.05%) JIRA
5 11 (13.58%) InstallShield
6 8 (9.88%) MSTest
7 7 (8.64%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (7.41%) SoapUI
8 6 (7.41%) SpecFlow
9 5 (6.17%) Selenium IDE
10 4 (4.94%) Jenkins
10 4 (4.94%) JMeter
11 3 (3.70%) Git (software)
11 3 (3.70%) Protractor
12 2 (2.47%) Karma Test Runner
12 2 (2.47%) PHPUnit
13 1 (1.23%) LoadRunner
13 1 (1.23%) NeoLoad
13 1 (1.23%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 19 (23.46%) Automotive
1 19 (23.46%) Finance
2 13 (16.05%) Back Office
3 11 (13.58%) Telecoms
4 10 (12.35%) Aerospace
5 2 (2.47%) Marketing
5 2 (2.47%) Retail
6 1 (1.23%) Law
Job Titles
1 36 (44.44%) Analyst
2 34 (41.98%) Test Analyst
3 23 (28.40%) Test Engineer
4 21 (25.93%) Tester
5 18 (22.22%) Automation Test Analyst
6 16 (19.75%) Junior
7 15 (18.52%) Automation Tester
7 15 (18.52%) Senior Test Engineer
8 14 (17.28%) Test Automation Engineer
9 13 (16.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 13 (16.05%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 12 (14.81%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
11 11 (13.58%) Junior Tester
11 11 (13.58%) Senior VMware Engineer
11 11 (13.58%) VMware Engineer
12 9 (11.11%) Junior Analyst
13 8 (9.88%) Junior Automation Tester
13 8 (9.88%) Junior Test Analyst
13 8 (9.88%) Software Test Engineer
14 7 (8.64%) QA Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (20.99%) .NET
2 12 (14.81%) XML
3 8 (9.88%) ASP.NET
4 4 (4.94%) Web Services
5 2 (2.47%) AngularJS
5 2 (2.47%) LAMP
6 1 (1.23%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.23%) HTML
6 1 (1.23%) J2EE
6 1 (1.23%) REST
6 1 (1.23%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (13.58%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.47%) User Experience
4 1 (1.23%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.23%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.23%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.23%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 25 (30.86%) Linux
2 23 (28.40%) Windows
3 21 (25.93%) Unix
4 11 (13.58%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (64.20%) Test Automation
2 49 (60.49%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (50.62%) User Acceptance Testing
4 31 (38.27%) Functional Testing
5 29 (35.80%) Manual Testing
6 26 (32.10%) Software Testing
6 26 (32.10%) Test Scripting
7 22 (27.16%) Non-Functional Testing
7 22 (27.16%) Regression Testing
8 19 (23.46%) SDLC
9 16 (19.75%) Open Source
9 16 (19.75%) Time Management
10 15 (18.52%) Mentoring
11 14 (17.28%) Automation Testing
11 14 (17.28%) Software Engineering
11 14 (17.28%) Web Testing
12 11 (13.58%) Project Planning
13 8 (9.88%) Automated Testing
13 8 (9.88%) Scrum
14 7 (8.64%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 37 (45.68%) Python
2 29 (35.80%) Ruby
3 26 (32.10%) C#
4 21 (25.93%) Perl
5 13 (16.05%) Bash Shell
5 13 (16.05%) SQL
6 12 (14.81%) C++
7 11 (13.58%) C
8 7 (8.64%) Java
9 5 (6.17%) PHP
9 5 (6.17%) VB.NET
10 3 (3.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 45 (55.56%) ISTQB
2 38 (46.91%) ISEB
3 18 (22.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 14 (17.28%) Degree
5 1 (1.23%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (56.79%) QA
System Software
1 13 (16.05%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (3.70%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.23%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (17.28%) Microsoft
2 13 (16.05%) VMware
3 11 (13.58%) Red Hat
4 7 (8.64%) Atlassian
4 7 (8.64%) Oracle
5 4 (4.94%) Demandware
6 3 (3.70%) Cognizant
6 3 (3.70%) SAP
7 2 (2.47%) HP
8 1 (1.23%) Netezza
Woking, Surrey
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits (DOE)
Posted: 6 days ago