The table below looks at the statistics for Test Strategy skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Strategy over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Strategy
Rank 75 81 84
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +3
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 28 5 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.39% 0.46% 1.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.94% 0.60% 2.21%
Number of salaries quoted 28 5 13
Average salary £60,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £41,000 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £51,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.44% -
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 West Sussex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
953 836 1223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 81.45% 76.49% 82.19%
Number of salaries quoted 828 749 1057
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +7.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,150 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
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 West Sussex

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

Test Strategy Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Test Strategy
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Test Strategy Salary Trend in West Sussex

Test Strategy
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Strategy across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

Test Strategy Salary Histogram in West Sussex

Test Strategy
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Strategy within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Horsham - 28 £60,000 - 1
Test Strategy
South East

Test Strategy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 46 (79.31%) Finance
2 39 (67.24%) Advertising
3 34 (58.62%) Banking
4 32 (55.17%) HP
4 32 (55.17%) QuickTest Pro
5 27 (46.55%) DataStage
5 27 (46.55%) SQLPlus
5 27 (46.55%) Mainframe
5 27 (46.55%) PL/SQL
5 27 (46.55%) SQL
5 27 (46.55%) Oracle
5 27 (46.55%) SQL Server
5 27 (46.55%) DB2
5 27 (46.55%) Business Objects
5 27 (46.55%) UNIX
5 27 (46.55%) Cognos
5 27 (46.55%) Data Warehouse
5 27 (46.55%) ETL
5 27 (46.55%) Toad
5 27 (46.55%) Business Intelligence
5 27 (46.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 27 (46.55%) Validation
5 27 (46.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 27 (46.55%) Test Management
5 27 (46.55%) Oracle Exadata
5 27 (46.55%) Data Validation
5 27 (46.55%) Oracle ODI
6 24 (41.38%) Test Planning
6 24 (41.38%) User Acceptance Testing
7 21 (36.21%) Relational Database

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 27 (46.55%) DataStage
1 27 (46.55%) SQLPlus
1 27 (46.55%) SQL Server
1 27 (46.55%) DB2
1 27 (46.55%) Data Warehouse
1 27 (46.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 27 (46.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 27 (46.55%) Oracle Exadata
1 27 (46.55%) Oracle ODI
2 21 (36.21%) Relational Database
2 21 (36.21%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 32 (55.17%) QuickTest Pro
2 27 (46.55%) Toad
3 5 (8.62%) LoadRunner
General
1 46 (79.31%) Finance
2 39 (67.24%) Advertising
3 34 (58.62%) Banking
4 13 (22.41%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 56 (96.55%) Test Manager
2 5 (8.62%) Analyst
2 5 (8.62%) Test Analyst
2 5 (8.62%) Senior Manager
2 5 (8.62%) Senior Analyst
2 5 (8.62%) Senior Test Analyst
2 5 (8.62%) Senior Test Manager
3 4 (6.90%) Programme Manager
3 4 (6.90%) Portfolio Manager
3 4 (6.90%) Programme Test Manager
4 3 (5.17%) Business Intelligence Manager
4 3 (5.17%) QA Test Manager
4 3 (5.17%) QA Manager
5 2 (3.45%) Graduate
5 2 (3.45%) Trainee
Miscellaneous
1 27 (46.55%) Mainframe
2 5 (8.62%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 27 (46.55%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (46.55%) ETL
1 27 (46.55%) Business Intelligence
1 27 (46.55%) Validation
1 27 (46.55%) Test Management
1 27 (46.55%) Data Validation
2 24 (41.38%) Test Planning
2 24 (41.38%) User Acceptance Testing
3 20 (34.48%) Software Testing
4 6 (10.34%) Analytics
5 5 (8.62%) Automation Testing
5 5 (8.62%) Problem Management
5 5 (8.62%) PRINCE2
5 5 (8.62%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (8.62%) Scrum
5 5 (8.62%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (3.45%) E-business
6 2 (3.45%) Business Analysis
6 2 (3.45%) Project Management
6 2 (3.45%) Test Scripting
6 2 (3.45%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (46.55%) PL/SQL
1 27 (46.55%) SQL
2 6 (10.34%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (8.62%) ISTQB
1 5 (8.62%) ISEB
2 2 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (29.31%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (8.62%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 32 (55.17%) HP
2 27 (46.55%) Oracle
2 27 (46.55%) Business Objects
2 27 (46.55%) Cognos
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