The table below looks at the statistics for Test Strategy skills in IT jobs advertised for the Walton-on-Thames region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Strategy over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Strategy
Rank 14 12 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 2 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walton-on-Thames 7.14% 9.68% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.00% 9.68% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Average salary £30,500 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
Test Strategy
Surrey

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Walton-on-Thames
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
25 31 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walton-on-Thames 89.29% 100.00% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 18 29 5
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -18.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £25,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Test Strategy
Jobs Demand Trend in Walton-on-Thames

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Strategy across the Walton-on-Thames region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Strategy Jobs Demand Trend in Walton-on-Thames

Test Strategy
Salary Trend in Walton-on-Thames

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

Test Strategy Salary Trend in Walton-on-Thames

Test Strategy
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Walton-on-Thames

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Walton-on-Thames 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 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) InstallShield
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Time Management
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in Walton-on-Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Walton-on-Thames 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.

Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) InstallShield
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Tester
1 2 (100.00%) Junior
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) QA Tester
1 2 (100.00%) Junior Tester
1 2 (100.00%) QA Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Junior Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Junior Software Tester
2 1 (50.00%) Software Tester
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 2 (100.00%) Time Management
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £33,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago