The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bournemouth with a requirement for Test Strategy skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Test Strategy over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Strategy
Dorset / Bournemouth
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 48 -
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 0 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bournemouth - 0.74% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.88% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Median salary - £85,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.55% -  

Test Strategy is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bournemouth with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Bournemouth
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 181 227 375
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bournemouth 87.44% 84.07% 86.01%
Number of salaries quoted 168 191 278
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £67,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Test Strategy
Job Vacancy Trend in Bournemouth

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bournemouth citing Test Strategy as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Test Strategy in Bournemouth

Test Strategy
Salary Trend in Bournemouth

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

Salary trend for Test Strategy in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, 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 Bournemouth region with a requirement for Test Strategy.

1 4 (80.00%) QA
2 2 (40.00%) SCCM
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (40.00%) XenApp
2 2 (40.00%) XenDesktop
2 2 (40.00%) Software Deployment
2 2 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (40.00%) Virtual Environments
2 2 (40.00%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (40.00%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Xen
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) Information Security
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) User Experience
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Selenium

Test Strategy
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bournemouth 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Team Leader
1 2 (40.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Automation Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Graduate
2 1 (20.00%) Graduate Test Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Infrastructure Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Lead Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Software Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Software Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Software Test Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Software Deployment
1 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (40.00%) Virtual Environments
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security
2 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (20.00%) SDLC
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Virtual Machines
1 2 (40.00%) Virtual Servers
1 2 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (40.00%) Xen
1 2 (40.00%) XenApp
1 2 (40.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Citrix
1 2 (40.00%) VMware