Period
to 22 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Derby 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 22 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Strategy
Derbyshire > Derby
6 months to
22 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 52 51 62
Rank change year-on-year -1 +11 -1
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 5 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Derby 1.42% 0.99% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.47% 1.09% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Derby median annual salary £62,500 £85,000 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.47% +86.81% +89.58%
10th Percentile £46,250 £82,500 £45,250
90th Percentile £76,750 £87,500 £45,750
Derbyshire median annual salary £62,500 £47,500 £40,250
% change year-on-year +31.58% +18.01% +67.71%

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 Derby with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Derby
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 341 457 481
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Derby 96.88% 90.67% 93.40%
Number of salaries quoted 263 373 366
Derby median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £24,250
90th Percentile £63,500 £65,000 £55,500
Derbyshire median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% - +14.29%

Test Strategy
Job Vacancy Trend in Derby

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Strategy in Derby

Test Strategy
Salary Trend in Derby

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

Salary trend for Test Strategy in Derby

Test Strategy
Salary Histogram in Derby

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Strategy in Derby over the 6 months to 22 August 2019.

Salary histogram for Test Strategy in Derby

For the 6 months to 22 August 2019, 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 Derby region with a requirement for Test Strategy.

1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (40.00%) Acceptance Criteria
2 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (40.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 2 (40.00%) Apache Cordova
2 2 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (40.00%) Coaching
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (40.00%) Android
2 2 (40.00%) Mac OS
2 2 (40.00%) Security Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Azure
2 2 (40.00%) AWS
2 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) Web Services
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) HTTP
2 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (20.00%) Xilinx
3 1 (20.00%) QA
3 1 (20.00%) Selenium
3 1 (20.00%) Use Case
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Intel
3 1 (20.00%) Validation

Test Strategy
Co-occurring IT Skills in Derby 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 2 (40.00%) AWS
1 2 (40.00%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (20.00%) Selenium
1 1 (20.00%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Test Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Deployment Manager
2 1 (20.00%) FPGA Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Strategy Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Test Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Test Automation Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Apache Cordova
1 2 (40.00%) CSS
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (20.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (20.00%) Verilog
2 1 (20.00%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Android
1 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (40.00%) Mac OS
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Acceptance Criteria
2 2 (40.00%) Coaching
2 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (40.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 2 (40.00%) Security Testing
3 1 (20.00%) BDD
3 1 (20.00%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (20.00%) FPGA Design
3 1 (20.00%) SDET
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) Use Case
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Altera
1 1 (20.00%) Intel
1 1 (20.00%) Xilinx