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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Strategy
Rank 99 90 92
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +2
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 3 25 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.26% 1.84% 1.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% 2.29% 1.93%
Number of salaries quoted 2 25 16
Average salary £30,250 £55,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-45.00% +27.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,050 £55,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,450 £65,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,200 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
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
1016 1094 1142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 87.14% 80.38% 75.43%
Number of salaries quoted 896 968 934
Average salary £44,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £28,667
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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
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 29 May 2015. 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 -18 1 £25,000 -56.52%
Worthing - 1 £35,500 -
Test Strategy
South East

Test Strategy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 5 (62.50%) Test Scripting
1 5 (62.50%) SDLC
2 3 (37.50%) Degree
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Automated Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Software Testing
3 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 2 (25.00%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) Python
3 2 (25.00%) C#
3 2 (25.00%) HP
3 2 (25.00%) QA
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (25.00%) Manual Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Time Management
3 2 (25.00%) UX Design
3 2 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (25.00%) Open Source
3 2 (25.00%) User Experience
3 2 (25.00%) Usability Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Test Management
3 2 (25.00%) User Stories
4 1 (12.50%) Trac
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 1 (12.50%) SoapUI
4 1 (12.50%) Build Automation

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Ethernet
1 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Trac
1 1 (12.50%) SoapUI
1 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
1 1 (12.50%) WebDriver
1 1 (12.50%) Selenium
1 1 (12.50%) LoadRunner
1 1 (12.50%) LabVIEW
1 1 (12.50%) NUnit
1 1 (12.50%) Subversion
General
1 1 (12.50%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Test Manager
1 3 (37.50%) Test Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Test Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Validation Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) User Experience
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Test Scripting
1 5 (62.50%) SDLC
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Automated Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Software Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (25.00%) Manual Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Time Management
3 2 (25.00%) UX Design
3 2 (25.00%) Open Source
3 2 (25.00%) Usability Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Test Management
3 2 (25.00%) User Stories
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 1 (12.50%) Build Automation
4 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Java
1 2 (25.00%) Python
1 2 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) C++
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) Perl
2 1 (12.50%) C
2 1 (12.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
2 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (12.50%) ISEB
3 1 (12.50%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
Brighton, East Sussex and West Sussex-Burgess...
American Express
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 17 days ago