The table below looks at the statistics for Test Strategy skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Strategy over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Strategy
Rank 96 88 91
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +3
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 6 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.53% 0.72% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.63% 0.83% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 1
Average salary £32,500 £45,000 £41,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.77% +7.78%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
Test Strategy
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wiltshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
954 965 791
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 83.98% 86.62% 85.61%
Number of salaries quoted 829 815 658
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £28,080
10% offered a salary of more than £55,648 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

Test Strategy
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

Test Strategy Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Test Strategy
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

Test Strategy Salary Trend in Wiltshire

Test Strategy
Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Strategy across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

Test Strategy Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

Test Strategy
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Strategy within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 4 August 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
Chippenham - 4 £32,500 - 1
Swindon +4 2 £55,648 +23.66%
Test Strategy
South West

Test Strategy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 6 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 6 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (41.67%) Test Automation
2 5 (41.67%) Non-Functional Testing
2 5 (41.67%) QA
2 5 (41.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 4 (33.33%) JMeter
3 4 (33.33%) Finance
3 4 (33.33%) JUnit
3 4 (33.33%) Selenium
3 4 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 4 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 4 (33.33%) System Testing
3 4 (33.33%) Test Planning
3 4 (33.33%) Functional Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 3 (25.00%) Security Architecture
4 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
4 3 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 3 (25.00%) Coaching
4 3 (25.00%) Time Management
4 3 (25.00%) Performance Management
4 3 (25.00%) PCI DSS
4 3 (25.00%) Splunk
4 3 (25.00%) Portfolio Management
4 3 (25.00%) ArcSight
4 3 (25.00%) ISTQB
4 3 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (25.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) LAN
1 1 (8.33%) VoIP
1 1 (8.33%) WAN
1 1 (8.33%) Unified Communications
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) JUnit
1 4 (33.33%) JMeter
1 4 (33.33%) Selenium
2 2 (16.67%) TestPartner
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Law
2 3 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Consultant
2 4 (33.33%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Test Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Test Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Test Manager
3 3 (25.00%) Security Consultant
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) AWS Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Unified Communications Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Test Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Integration Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Integration Architect
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (16.67%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 5 (41.67%) Non-Functional Testing
2 5 (41.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (41.67%) Test Automation
3 4 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 4 (33.33%) System Testing
3 4 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 4 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 4 (33.33%) Test Planning
3 4 (33.33%) Functional Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 3 (25.00%) Test Management
4 3 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 3 (25.00%) Coaching
4 3 (25.00%) Project Management
4 3 (25.00%) Service Management
4 3 (25.00%) Time Management
4 3 (25.00%) Performance Management
4 3 (25.00%) Security Architecture
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
1 3 (25.00%) CISSP
2 2 (16.67%) ISEB Practitioner
2 2 (16.67%) ISEB
3 1 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (8.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (41.67%) QA
2 3 (25.00%) PCI DSS
2 3 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Splunk
1 3 (25.00%) ArcSight
Chippenham
CPS Group
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago