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 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Strategy
East Midlands / Derbyshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 54 65
Rank change year-on-year +10 +11  
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 2 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 0.58% 0.46% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.68% 0.54% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 2
Median salary £40,250 - £38,250
90% offered a salary of more than £36,050 - £34,850
10% offered a salary of more than £44,450 - £41,650
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.55% -  

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 Derbyshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Derbyshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 294 369 501
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire 85.47% 84.83% 87.13%
Number of salaries quoted 239 313 407
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £61,800 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Test Strategy
Job Vacancy Trend in Derbyshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Derbyshire 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 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 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby +7 1 £45,500 - 1
Test Strategy
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 5 (83.33%) Test Automation
2 4 (66.67%) Manual Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Cucumber
2 4 (66.67%) BDD
2 4 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 4 (66.67%) QA
2 4 (66.67%) Selenium
3 3 (50.00%) Project Management
3 3 (50.00%) TDD
3 3 (50.00%) Retail
3 3 (50.00%) OOP
3 3 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (50.00%) Ruby
3 3 (50.00%) Degree
3 3 (50.00%) Performance Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Customer Engagement
3 3 (50.00%) RESTful
4 2 (33.33%) .NET
5 1 (16.67%) Games
5 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
5 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (16.67%) J2EE
5 1 (16.67%) MySQL
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 1 (16.67%) JUnit
5 1 (16.67%) Linux
5 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 1 (16.67%) Eclipse
5 1 (16.67%) ISEB

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Cucumber
1 4 (66.67%) Selenium
2 1 (16.67%) Eclipse
2 1 (16.67%) FitNesse
2 1 (16.67%) JUnit
2 1 (16.67%) Mockito
2 1 (16.67%) SpecFlow
General
1 3 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (16.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) QA Leader
1 3 (50.00%) Test Leader
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Test Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) RESTful
2 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
3 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
3 1 (16.67%) J2EE
3 1 (16.67%) Java EE
3 1 (16.67%) JPA
3 1 (16.67%) Node.js
3 1 (16.67%) React
3 1 (16.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Test Automation
2 4 (66.67%) BDD
2 4 (66.67%) Manual Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Software Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Customer Engagement
3 3 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (50.00%) OOP
3 3 (50.00%) Performance Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Project Management
3 3 (50.00%) TDD
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) API Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Defect Tracking
4 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Load Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Push Notifications
4 1 (16.67%) Software Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) ISEB
2 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
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