The first table below looks at the demand 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 9 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the West Sussex region.

Location
3 months to
9 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Strategy
Rank 78 102 86
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -16
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 30 8 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.31% 0.57% 0.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.80% 0.77% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 30 7 4
Average salary £58,750 £45,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.55% +42.85%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1072 1043 1189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 82.72% 74.82% 82.51%
Number of salaries quoted 963 850 959
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Test Strategy
South East

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 9 July 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 9 July 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 - 29 £60,000 - 3
Crawley +17 1 £20,500 -43.05%
Test Strategy
South East

Test Strategy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 9 July 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 39 (92.86%) Finance
2 31 (73.81%) User Acceptance Testing
3 27 (64.29%) Advertising
4 20 (47.62%) Banking
5 19 (45.24%) QA
6 15 (35.71%) QuickTest Pro
7 14 (33.33%) HP
8 13 (30.95%) Investment Banking
9 11 (26.19%) Test Management
10 9 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 9 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 9 (21.43%) Validation
10 9 (21.43%) DataStage
10 9 (21.43%) SQLPlus
10 9 (21.43%) Mainframe
10 9 (21.43%) PL/SQL
10 9 (21.43%) SQL
10 9 (21.43%) Oracle
10 9 (21.43%) SQL Server
10 9 (21.43%) DB2
10 9 (21.43%) Business Objects
10 9 (21.43%) UNIX
10 9 (21.43%) Cognos
10 9 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
10 9 (21.43%) ETL
10 9 (21.43%) Toad
10 9 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (21.43%) Data Validation
10 9 (21.43%) Oracle Exadata
10 9 (21.43%) Oracle ODI

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 9 July 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 9 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 9 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 9 (21.43%) DataStage
1 9 (21.43%) SQLPlus
1 9 (21.43%) SQL Server
1 9 (21.43%) DB2
1 9 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
1 9 (21.43%) Oracle Exadata
1 9 (21.43%) Oracle ODI
2 6 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 6 (14.29%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 15 (35.71%) QuickTest Pro
2 9 (21.43%) Toad
3 5 (11.90%) LoadRunner
General
1 39 (92.86%) Finance
2 27 (64.29%) Advertising
3 20 (47.62%) Banking
4 13 (30.95%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 40 (95.24%) Test Manager
2 3 (7.14%) Programme Manager
2 3 (7.14%) QA Manager
2 3 (7.14%) QA Test Manager
2 3 (7.14%) Programme Test Manager
3 2 (4.76%) Graduate
3 2 (4.76%) Trainee
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.43%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 9 (21.43%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (73.81%) User Acceptance Testing
2 11 (26.19%) Test Management
3 9 (21.43%) Validation
3 9 (21.43%) ETL
3 9 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (21.43%) Data Validation
4 6 (14.29%) Software Testing
5 5 (11.90%) Automation Testing
6 4 (9.52%) E-business
7 2 (4.76%) Analytics
7 2 (4.76%) Project Management
7 2 (4.76%) Business Analysis
7 2 (4.76%) Test Scripting
7 2 (4.76%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (21.43%) PL/SQL
1 9 (21.43%) SQL
2 2 (4.76%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (45.24%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (11.90%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (33.33%) HP
2 9 (21.43%) Oracle
2 9 (21.43%) Business Objects
2 9 (21.43%) Cognos
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