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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Strategy over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Strategy
Rank 92 115 81
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -34
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 17 2 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.29% 0.16% 2.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.47% 0.18% 2.64%
Number of salaries quoted 17 2 28
Median salary £45,000 £32,500 £59,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -45.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £32,500 £43,050
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £32,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
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
1158 1091 1060
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 88.06% 86.52% 85.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1068 950 932
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £31,375 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Test Strategy
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

The demand trend of job ads across the West Sussex 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 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 27 August 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Strategy within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
Gatwick - 9 £47,500 - 1
Crawley - 1 £45,000 -
Test Strategy
South East

Test Strategy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Test Strategy.

1 9 (36.00%) C
2 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (32.00%) Degree
3 7 (28.00%) Test Scripting
3 7 (28.00%) Automated Testing
3 7 (28.00%) Software Engineering
3 7 (28.00%) Software Testing
4 6 (24.00%) Integration Testing
4 6 (24.00%) ISO 9001
4 6 (24.00%) TCP/IP
4 6 (24.00%) HP
4 6 (24.00%) HP Quality Center
4 6 (24.00%) System Integration Testing
4 6 (24.00%) SDLC
5 5 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (20.00%) Linux
5 5 (20.00%) Smartcard
5 5 (20.00%) Primavera
5 5 (20.00%) ISEB
5 5 (20.00%) Embedded C
5 5 (20.00%) Embedded C++
5 5 (20.00%) C++
5 5 (20.00%) MS Project
5 5 (20.00%) TDD
6 4 (16.00%) Marketing
6 4 (16.00%) Digital Marketing
6 4 (16.00%) Selenium
6 4 (16.00%) C#
6 4 (16.00%) Regression Testing
6 4 (16.00%) Time Management

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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 3 (12.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (20.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Selenium
2 3 (12.00%) JIRA
2 3 (12.00%) WebDriver
3 2 (8.00%) Jasmine
3 2 (8.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (8.00%) NUnit
3 2 (8.00%) SpecFlow
4 1 (4.00%) Cucumber
4 1 (4.00%) SoapUI
General
1 4 (16.00%) Marketing
2 2 (8.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Test Leader
2 7 (28.00%) Test Engineer
3 6 (24.00%) Analyst
4 5 (20.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 5 (20.00%) Embedded Engineer
4 5 (20.00%) Software Test Engineer
5 4 (16.00%) Business Analyst
5 4 (16.00%) Lead Software Engineer
5 4 (16.00%) Senior Producer
5 4 (16.00%) Senior Web Producer
5 4 (16.00%) Web Producer
6 3 (12.00%) Insurance Business Analyst
7 2 (8.00%) Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Developer in Test
7 2 (8.00%) Embedded Linux Engineer
7 2 (8.00%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (8.00%) Test Analyst
7 2 (8.00%) Test and Validation Engineer
7 2 (8.00%) Validation Engineer
8 1 (4.00%) Mobile Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (8.00%) RESTful
1 2 (8.00%) Web Services
2 1 (4.00%) Middleware
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Smartcard
2 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.00%) Device Driver
2 1 (4.00%) Fintech
2 1 (4.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (4.00%) Android
2 1 (4.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (28.00%) Automated Testing
2 7 (28.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (28.00%) Software Testing
2 7 (28.00%) Test Scripting
3 6 (24.00%) Integration Testing
3 6 (24.00%) SDLC
3 6 (24.00%) System Integration Testing
4 5 (20.00%) TDD
5 4 (16.00%) Digital Marketing
5 4 (16.00%) Regression Testing
5 4 (16.00%) Time Management
6 2 (8.00%) BDD
6 2 (8.00%) Code Coverage
6 2 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (8.00%) Test Automation
6 2 (8.00%) Test Management
6 2 (8.00%) Test Planning
6 2 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (8.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 9 (36.00%) C
2 5 (20.00%) C++
2 5 (20.00%) Embedded C
2 5 (20.00%) Embedded C++
3 4 (16.00%) C#
4 3 (12.00%) SQL
5 2 (8.00%) Java
5 2 (8.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (32.00%) Degree
2 5 (20.00%) ISEB
2 5 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (24.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (4.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (24.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) HP
2 1 (4.00%) Atlassian
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle
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