Period
to 20 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Guildford 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 20 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Strategy
Surrey > Guildford
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 95 76 90
Rank change year-on-year -19 +14 -4
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 1 2 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 0.11% 0.30% 1.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.35% 1.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 17
Guildford median annual salary £42,500 £31,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +37.10% -34.74% -10.38%
10th Percentile £41,250 £29,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £43,750 £32,500 £71,500
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% - +1.01%

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 Guildford with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Guildford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 788 568 1,049
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 89.55% 84.65% 88.67%
Number of salaries quoted 693 537 914
Guildford median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76% -5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,625
90th Percentile £67,500 £72,500 £66,250
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Test Strategy
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Strategy in Guildford

Test Strategy
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

Salary trend for Test Strategy in Guildford

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 Guildford region with a requirement for Test Strategy.

1 1 (100.00%) HND
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Military
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Management
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (100.00%) eggPlant
1 1 (100.00%) Scenario Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Network Virtualisation

Test Strategy
Co-occurring IT Skills in Guildford 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 1 (100.00%) eggPlant
1 1 (100.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 1 (100.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Principal Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Principal Test Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Test Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Network Virtualisation
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Management
1 1 (100.00%) Scenario Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) HND
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) VMware