Period
to 25 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kingston Upon Thames 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
South London > Kingston Upon Thames
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 66 52 65
Rank change year-on-year -14 +13 +14
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 7 19 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kingston Upon Thames 1.48% 3.66% 0.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.61% 4.04% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 6 19 3
Kingston Upon Thames median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -23.81% -4.55%
10th Percentile £36,250 £40,000 £51,250
90th Percentile £60,625 £49,100 £53,750
South London median annual salary £44,500 £45,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year -1.11% +13.92% -16.84%

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 Kingston Upon Thames with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Kingston Upon Thames
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 435 470 478
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kingston Upon Thames 91.97% 90.56% 90.36%
Number of salaries quoted 389 433 425
Kingston Upon Thames median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £32,500 £28,007
90th Percentile £66,250 £73,750 £65,000
South London median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Test Strategy
Job Vacancy Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

Job postings citing Test Strategy as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Kingston Upon Thames.

Job vacancy trend for Test Strategy in Kingston Upon Thames

Test Strategy
Salary Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

Salary trend for Test Strategy in Kingston Upon Thames

Test Strategy
Salary Histogram in Kingston Upon Thames

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Strategy in Kingston Upon Thames over the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Strategy in Kingston Upon Thames

Test Strategy
Job Locations in Kingston Upon Thames

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Strategy within the Kingston Upon Thames 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
Surbiton -8 1 £55,000 -0.90% 2
Test Strategy
South London

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 Kingston Upon Thames region with a requirement for Test Strategy.

1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Manual Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Test Automation
3 4 (57.14%) ITIL
3 4 (57.14%) ISEB
4 3 (42.86%) Windows
4 3 (42.86%) Visual Studio
4 3 (42.86%) Waterfall
4 3 (42.86%) Unit Testing
4 3 (42.86%) JIRA
4 3 (42.86%) QA
4 3 (42.86%) Functional Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Collaborative Working
5 2 (28.57%) SaaS
5 2 (28.57%) C#
5 2 (28.57%) .NET
6 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
6 1 (14.29%) XML
6 1 (14.29%) B2B
6 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
6 1 (14.29%) MVC
6 1 (14.29%) Finance
6 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (14.29%) System Testing
6 1 (14.29%) BDD
6 1 (14.29%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (14.29%) REST
6 1 (14.29%) SpecFlow
6 1 (14.29%) Selenium
6 1 (14.29%) Release Management

Test Strategy
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames 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 (28.57%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) JIRA
1 3 (42.86%) Visual Studio
2 1 (14.29%) Selenium
2 1 (14.29%) SpecFlow
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Test Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Tester
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Automation Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Manual Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (14.29%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (14.29%) REST
2 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Manual Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Test Automation
3 4 (57.14%) ITIL
4 3 (42.86%) Collaborative Working
4 3 (42.86%) Functional Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Unit Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Waterfall
5 1 (14.29%) B2B
5 1 (14.29%) BDD
5 1 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (14.29%) MVC
5 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Scenario Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (14.29%) System Testing
5 1 (14.29%) TDD
5 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) QA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Docker