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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Strategy
Rank 82 119 73
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -46
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 21 3 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.74% 0.22% 2.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.95% 0.25% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 21 3 28
Median salary £45,000 £32,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -45.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £36,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +1.06%
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
1078 1190 1008
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 89.24% 86.04% 84.78%
Number of salaries quoted 993 1028 875
Median salary £50,000 £42,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
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 26 September 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 26 September 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 - 13 £47,500 -
Crawley - 1 £45,000 -
Test Strategy
South East

Test Strategy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 11 (44.00%) C
2 7 (28.00%) Linux
2 7 (28.00%) C++
2 7 (28.00%) Embedded C
2 7 (28.00%) Embedded C++
2 7 (28.00%) Smartcard
2 7 (28.00%) TDD
2 7 (28.00%) Automated Testing
2 7 (28.00%) Software Engineering
3 6 (24.00%) System Integration Testing
3 6 (24.00%) SDLC
3 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (24.00%) ISO 9001
3 6 (24.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (24.00%) HP
3 6 (24.00%) HP Quality Center
3 6 (24.00%) Degree
3 6 (24.00%) Integration Testing
3 6 (24.00%) Test Scripting
4 5 (20.00%) Time Management
4 5 (20.00%) Software Testing
4 5 (20.00%) ISEB
4 5 (20.00%) Primavera
4 5 (20.00%) MS Project
4 5 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (16.00%) Marketing
5 4 (16.00%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (8.00%) Test Automation
6 2 (8.00%) Test Planning

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 1 (4.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (20.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Primavera
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (4.00%) JIRA
1 1 (4.00%) Selenium
1 1 (4.00%) SoapUI
General
1 4 (16.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Test Leader
2 7 (28.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
2 7 (28.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 7 (28.00%) Software Test Engineer
2 7 (28.00%) Test Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) Business Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) Embedded Linux Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Lead Software Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Linux Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Senior Producer
4 4 (16.00%) Senior Web Producer
4 4 (16.00%) Web Producer
5 3 (12.00%) Insurance Business Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Test Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Test Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Test Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) Middleware
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Smartcard
2 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.00%) Fintech
2 1 (4.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (28.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) Automated Testing
1 7 (28.00%) Software Engineering
1 7 (28.00%) TDD
2 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (24.00%) Integration Testing
2 6 (24.00%) SDLC
2 6 (24.00%) System Integration Testing
2 6 (24.00%) Test Scripting
3 5 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 5 (20.00%) Time Management
4 4 (16.00%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (8.00%) Test Automation
5 2 (8.00%) Test Planning
5 2 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (4.00%) Line Management
6 1 (4.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 1 (4.00%) Resource Allocation
6 1 (4.00%) Software Delivery
6 1 (4.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 11 (44.00%) C
2 7 (28.00%) C++
2 7 (28.00%) Embedded C
2 7 (28.00%) Embedded C++
3 1 (4.00%) C#
3 1 (4.00%) Java
3 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) 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