Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Chippenham 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 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Strategy
Wiltshire > Chippenham
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 51 57
Rank change year-on-year +19 +6 -
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 9 12 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chippenham 3.60% 3.49% 1.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.09% 4.01% 2.15%
Number of salaries quoted 24 12 7
Chippenham median annual salary £52,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% +7.69% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,050 £31,000
90th Percentile £56,250 £43,125 £38,750
Wiltshire median annual salary £50,000 £35,000 £47,304
% change year-on-year +42.86% -26.01% +5.12%

Test Strategy is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Chippenham with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Chippenham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 220 299 326
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chippenham 88.00% 86.92% 90.30%
Number of salaries quoted 196 271 313
Chippenham median annual salary £38,500 £35,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -11.39% +12.86%
10th Percentile £23,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £53,750 £47,500 £52,500
Wiltshire median annual salary £40,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.88% - +0.63%

Test Strategy
Job Vacancy Trend in Chippenham

Job postings citing Test Strategy as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Chippenham.

Job vacancy trend for Test Strategy in Chippenham

Test Strategy
Salary Trend in Chippenham

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

Salary trend for Test Strategy in Chippenham

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Chippenham region with a requirement for Test Strategy.

1 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (88.89%) QA
2 7 (77.78%) Test Automation
3 4 (44.44%) ISEB
3 4 (44.44%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (44.44%) Line Management
4 3 (33.33%) WebDriver
4 3 (33.33%) Coaching
4 3 (33.33%) Microservices
4 3 (33.33%) Test Scripting
4 3 (33.33%) Cucumber
4 3 (33.33%) Agile Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Functional Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
4 3 (33.33%) LoadRunner
4 3 (33.33%) JMeter
4 3 (33.33%) Scrum
4 3 (33.33%) Selenium
4 3 (33.33%) Software Testing
5 1 (11.11%) TestRail
5 1 (11.11%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (11.11%) Scenario Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Degree
5 1 (11.11%) TDD
5 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 1 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (11.11%) User Stories
5 1 (11.11%) Test Planning
5 1 (11.11%) Smart Meter

Test Strategy
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chippenham 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Cucumber
1 3 (33.33%) JMeter
1 3 (33.33%) LoadRunner
1 3 (33.33%) Selenium
1 3 (33.33%) WebDriver
2 1 (11.11%) TestRail
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Team Leader
2 5 (55.56%) Test Leader
2 5 (55.56%) Test Team Leader
3 4 (44.44%) Automation Team Leader
3 4 (44.44%) QA Leader
3 4 (44.44%) QA Team Leader
4 2 (22.22%) Automation Test Lead
5 1 (11.11%) Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) QA Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (77.78%) Test Automation
3 4 (44.44%) Line Management
3 4 (44.44%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Agile Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Coaching
4 3 (33.33%) Functional Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Microservices
4 3 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Scrum
4 3 (33.33%) Software Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Test Scripting
5 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (11.11%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Scenario Testing
5 1 (11.11%) System Integration Testing
5 1 (11.11%) TDD
5 1 (11.11%) Test Planning
5 1 (11.11%) User Stories
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) ISEB
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (88.89%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft