The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Strategy
Rank - 69 -
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 0 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington - 0.71% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.81% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £60,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.65%
Test Strategy
Cheshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Warrington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
383 370 329
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 83.99% 87.26% 82.25%
Number of salaries quoted 304 278 272
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £52,400
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 30 January 2015, 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 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) UNIX
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 7 (100.00%) ISEB
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
1 7 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 7 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 7 (100.00%) SilkPerformer
1 7 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 7 (100.00%) Test Management
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 7 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (85.71%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
4 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) Fujitsu
4 1 (14.29%) NetApp
4 1 (14.29%) Solaris
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 1 (14.29%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (14.29%) Retail
4 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 7 (100.00%) SilkPerformer
2 6 (85.71%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Test Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) UNIX
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (14.29%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Test Management
2 1 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
2 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Validation
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) ISEB
1 7 (100.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) VMware ESX
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 7 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) Fujitsu
2 1 (14.29%) NetApp
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle