The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Crawley 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 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Strategy
West Sussex / Crawley
Rank 50 58 63
Rank change year-on-year +8 +5  
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 6 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Crawley 1.69% 1.49% 0.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.87% 1.68% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 0
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year - -3.40%  

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 Crawley with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Crawley
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 321 358 328
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Crawley 90.17% 88.61% 84.32%
Number of salaries quoted 300 312 283
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +17.64%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Test Strategy
Job Vacancy Trend in Crawley

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Crawley 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 Crawley

Test Strategy
Salary Trend in Crawley

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

Salary trend for Test Strategy in Crawley

Test Strategy
Salary Histogram in Crawley

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Strategy in Crawley over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Strategy in Crawley

Test Strategy
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 Crawley region with a requirement for Test Strategy.

1 4 (50.00%) Finance
1 4 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 4 (50.00%) Test Planning
1 4 (50.00%) Defect Management
2 3 (37.50%) TDD
3 2 (25.00%) Spring
3 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Scrum
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) J2EE
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) OO
3 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (25.00%) Coaching
3 2 (25.00%) Performance Metrics
3 2 (25.00%) hybris
3 2 (25.00%) Mockito
3 2 (25.00%) BDD
3 2 (25.00%) Velocity
4 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (12.50%) IT Strategy
4 1 (12.50%) ISEB
4 1 (12.50%) ISTQB

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley 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:

Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Mockito
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Analyst
1 5 (62.50%) Test Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) Financial Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) Service Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Technical Leader
4 1 (12.50%) Test Manager
4 1 (12.50%) UAT Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) UAT Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) J2EE
1 2 (25.00%) Spring
1 2 (25.00%) Velocity
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Defect Management
1 4 (50.00%) Test Planning
1 4 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (37.50%) TDD
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (25.00%) BDD
3 2 (25.00%) Coaching
3 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) OO
3 2 (25.00%) Performance Metrics
3 2 (25.00%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) IT Strategy
4 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) ISEB
1 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) hybris