The first table below looks at the demand for Test Strategy skills in IT jobs advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Strategy over the 3 months to 29 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 Warrington region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Strategy
Rank 66 48 64
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +16
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 4 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 0.77% 0.57% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.94% 0.75% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 3
Average salary £42,275 £27,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.72% -20.28%
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.23% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Warrington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
427 266 427
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 82.43% 76.22% 75.18%
Number of salaries quoted 352 211 396
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £47,500 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Test Strategy
Cheshire

Test Strategy
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

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

Test Strategy Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

Test Strategy
Salary Trend in Warrington

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

Test Strategy Salary Trend in Warrington

Test Strategy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Warrington 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 (50.00%) LoadRunner
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) UNIX
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
1 2 (50.00%) ISEB
1 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
1 2 (50.00%) VMware ESX
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) SilkPerformer
1 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (50.00%) Test Management
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (50.00%) Dependency Management
2 1 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Fujitsu
2 1 (25.00%) Retail

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Warrington 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) LoadRunner
1 2 (50.00%) SilkPerformer
2 1 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Test Manager
2 2 (50.00%) Architect
2 2 (50.00%) Tester
2 2 (50.00%) Strategy Manager
2 2 (50.00%) Test Architect
2 2 (50.00%) Test Strategy Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Manager
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (50.00%) UNIX
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Test Management
1 2 (50.00%) Dependency Management
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Validation
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ISEB
1 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Workstation
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Fujitsu
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) NetApp
Warrington, Cheshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Neg. dependant on exp.
Posted: 5 days ago