The table below looks at the statistics for Test Strategy skills in IT jobs advertised for the Woking region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Strategy over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Strategy
Rank 58 63 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 0.30% 0.22% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% 0.27% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,250
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -1.73%
Test Strategy
Surrey

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Woking
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
254 375 285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 75.37% 83.52% 70.72%
Number of salaries quoted 251 344 260
Average salary £45,000 £46,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,600 £33,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £66,600 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Test Strategy
Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

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

Test Strategy Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

Test Strategy
Salary Trend in Woking

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

Test Strategy Salary Trend in Woking

Test Strategy
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Woking 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 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 2 (66.67%) Manual Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Automotive
2 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (33.33%) Resource Management
3 1 (33.33%) EFT
3 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Change Control
3 1 (33.33%) People Management
3 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Information Management

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Woking 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.

Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Selenium
General
1 2 (66.67%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) EFT
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 2 (66.67%) Manual Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Change Control
3 1 (33.33%) People Management
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Resource Management
3 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Information Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) QA