The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Strategy
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 138 111 107
Rank change year-on-year -27 -4  
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 6 17 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.31% 0.92% 1.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 1.04% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 4 14 23
Median salary £47,500 £39,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.25% -12.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £33,400 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £47,500 £55,400
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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Cambridgeshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1702 1638 1863
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 88.14% 88.78% 85.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1303 1360 1558
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,650 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Test Strategy
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 Cambridgeshire

Test Strategy
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for Test Strategy in Cambridgeshire

Test Strategy
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Strategy in Cambridgeshire over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Strategy in Cambridgeshire

Test Strategy
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Strategy within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. 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 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
Cambridge -22 6 £47,500 +20.25% 5
Test Strategy
East of England

For the 6 months to 26 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Test Strategy.

1 14 (87.50%) C#
2 12 (75.00%) Regression Testing
2 12 (75.00%) Finance
2 12 (75.00%) NUnit
2 12 (75.00%) Test Automation
3 11 (68.75%) Algorithms
4 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (62.50%) Software Engineering
5 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
5 9 (56.25%) Code Coverage
5 9 (56.25%) SQL
5 9 (56.25%) OO
5 9 (56.25%) WPF
5 9 (56.25%) Performance Testing
5 9 (56.25%) Unit Testing
5 9 (56.25%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (56.25%) MVVM
5 9 (56.25%) Mathematics
5 9 (56.25%) Financial Modelling
5 9 (56.25%) Big Data
5 9 (56.25%) Analytics
5 9 (56.25%) User Stories
5 9 (56.25%) SDET
5 9 (56.25%) Exploratory Testing
6 8 (50.00%) Statistics
7 7 (43.75%) Capital Modelling
8 5 (31.25%) TOWER Software
9 3 (18.75%) JIRA
9 3 (18.75%) Jenkins
9 3 (18.75%) TeamCity

Test Strategy
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (56.25%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 12 (75.00%) NUnit
2 9 (56.25%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (18.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (18.75%) Jenkins
3 3 (18.75%) JIRA
3 3 (18.75%) TeamCity
4 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
5 1 (6.25%) Cucumber
5 1 (6.25%) Selenium
General
1 12 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Developer
1 10 (62.50%) Test Engineer
2 9 (56.25%) Software Test Engineer
3 8 (50.00%) Developer in Test
3 8 (50.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (6.25%) C# Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Graduate
4 1 (6.25%) Graduate C# Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Graduate Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Graduate Mathematical Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Mathematical Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Mathematical Developer - C#
4 1 (6.25%) SAP Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (56.25%) WPF
2 2 (12.50%) .NET
3 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (6.25%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 11 (68.75%) Algorithms
2 2 (12.50%) Fintech
3 1 (6.25%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (6.25%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Regression Testing
1 12 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (62.50%) Software Engineering
3 9 (56.25%) Analytics
3 9 (56.25%) Code Coverage
3 9 (56.25%) Exploratory Testing
3 9 (56.25%) Financial Modelling
3 9 (56.25%) Mathematics
3 9 (56.25%) MVVM
3 9 (56.25%) OO
3 9 (56.25%) Performance Testing
3 9 (56.25%) SDET
3 9 (56.25%) Unit Testing
3 9 (56.25%) User Stories
4 8 (50.00%) Statistics
5 7 (43.75%) Capital Modelling
6 1 (6.25%) Scrum
6 1 (6.25%) Software Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 14 (87.50%) C#
2 9 (56.25%) SQL
3 2 (12.50%) C
3 2 (12.50%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 5 (31.25%) TOWER Software
3 1 (6.25%) SAP
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
SoCode Limited
Salary: £40k - 60k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Cambridge
Client Server
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Cambridge
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago