Period
to 25 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire 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 25 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Strategy
East Midlands > Derbyshire
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 73 67 105
Rank change year-on-year -6 +38 -36
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 3 11 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 0.42% 1.54% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.49% 1.79% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 6
Derbyshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +7.14% -16.00%
10th Percentile £46,250 £41,250 £31,000
90th Percentile £48,750 £53,000 £55,000
East Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -22.22% - -10.00%

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 Derbyshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Derbyshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 608 616 1045
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 84.68% 86.27% 88.26%
Number of salaries quoted 458 499 863
Derbyshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10th Percentile £23,250 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £61,000 £55,000 £56,650
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £42,091 £40,000
% change year-on-year -4.97% +5.23% -

Test Strategy
Job Vacancy Trend in Derbyshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Strategy in Derbyshire

Test Strategy
Salary Trend in Derbyshire

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

Salary trend for Test Strategy in Derbyshire

Test Strategy
Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Strategy within the Derbyshire region over the 6 months to 25 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby -5 3 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Test Strategy
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 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 Derbyshire region with a requirement for Test Strategy.

1 3 (100.00%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Integration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Management
2 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 2 (66.67%) Time Management
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) Regression Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (66.67%) Risk Management
2 2 (66.67%) Functional Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) System Integration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) RS-485
3 1 (33.33%) Modbus
3 1 (33.33%) Go
3 1 (33.33%) Low Latency
3 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (33.33%) Validation
3 1 (33.33%) Firmware
3 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Python

Test Strategy
Co-occurring IT Skills in Derbyshire 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
1 1 (33.33%) Modbus
1 1 (33.33%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Reports
General
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Release Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Functional Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Integration Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Non-Functional Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Regression Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Risk Management
1 2 (66.67%) SDLC
1 2 (66.67%) System Integration Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Test Management
1 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
1 2 (66.67%) Time Management
1 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
1 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Low Latency
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Ada
1 1 (33.33%) C
1 1 (33.33%) Go
1 1 (33.33%) Python
1 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle