Period
to 17 February 2018

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 17 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Strategy
Wiltshire > Chippenham
6 months to
17 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 24 39 60
Rank change year-on-year +15 +21 -
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 11 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chippenham 4.60% 3.64% 1.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.82% 4.00% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 41 10 5
Chippenham median annual salary £50,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +42.86% - -
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £56,250 £40,000 £42,750
Wiltshire median annual salary £50,000 £35,000 £47,304
% change year-on-year +42.86% -26.01% -7.27%

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 189 250 293
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chippenham 79.08% 90.91% 84.20%
Number of salaries quoted 168 224 280
Chippenham median annual salary £36,750 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -12.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £22,500 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £53,750 £51,250 £52,500
Wiltshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

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

Test Strategy
Salary Histogram in Chippenham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Strategy in Chippenham over the 6 months to 17 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Test Strategy in Chippenham

For the 6 months to 17 February 2018, IT jobs citing Test Strategy also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Chippenham region with a requirement for Test Strategy.

1 10 (90.91%) QA
1 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (81.82%) Test Automation
3 6 (54.55%) WebDriver
3 6 (54.55%) Test Scripting
3 6 (54.55%) Agile Testing
3 6 (54.55%) Functional Testing
3 6 (54.55%) Non-Functional Testing
4 5 (45.45%) Selenium
5 4 (36.36%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (36.36%) Integration Testing
6 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (27.27%) Cucumber
6 3 (27.27%) BDD
6 3 (27.27%) Maven
6 3 (27.27%) Software Testing
6 3 (27.27%) Web Services
6 3 (27.27%) ISEB
6 3 (27.27%) LoadRunner
6 3 (27.27%) JMeter
6 3 (27.27%) Scrum
6 3 (27.27%) Gradle
6 3 (27.27%) Jenkins
6 3 (27.27%) Line Management
6 3 (27.27%) Coaching
6 3 (27.27%) Microservices
6 3 (27.27%) GitLab
6 3 (27.27%) SDLC
6 3 (27.27%) Acceptance Criteria
7 2 (18.18%) Virtual Machines

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 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Google App Engine
1 1 (9.09%) Google Cloud Platform
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) WebDriver
2 5 (45.45%) Selenium
3 3 (27.27%) Cucumber
3 3 (27.27%) GitLab
3 3 (27.27%) Gradle
3 3 (27.27%) Jenkins
3 3 (27.27%) JMeter
3 3 (27.27%) LoadRunner
3 3 (27.27%) Maven
4 1 (9.09%) TestRail
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Team Leader
2 5 (45.45%) Test Leader
2 5 (45.45%) Test Team Leader
3 3 (27.27%) Automation Team Leader
3 3 (27.27%) QA Leader
3 3 (27.27%) QA Team Leader
4 2 (18.18%) Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Automation Test Lead
4 2 (18.18%) Software Test Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Test Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) QA Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Test Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (81.82%) Test Automation
3 6 (54.55%) Agile Testing
3 6 (54.55%) Functional Testing
3 6 (54.55%) Non-Functional Testing
3 6 (54.55%) Test Scripting
4 4 (36.36%) Integration Testing
4 4 (36.36%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (27.27%) Acceptance Criteria
5 3 (27.27%) BDD
5 3 (27.27%) Coaching
5 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (27.27%) Line Management
5 3 (27.27%) Microservices
5 3 (27.27%) Scrum
5 3 (27.27%) SDLC
5 3 (27.27%) Software Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Customer Requirements
6 1 (9.09%) Scenario Testing
6 1 (9.09%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) ISEB
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (90.91%) QA
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Google
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft