The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Newbury 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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Strategy
Berkshire / Newbury
Rank 25 39 51
Rank change year-on-year +14 +12  
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 9 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newbury 4.84% 2.31% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.39% 2.59% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 0
Median salary £42,500 £57,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.08% -  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year - -3.40%  

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 Newbury with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Newbury
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 167 270 266
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Newbury 89.78% 89.11% 85.81%
Number of salaries quoted 140 219 191
Median salary £42,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.04% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Test Strategy
Job Vacancy Trend in Newbury

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Newbury 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 Newbury

Test Strategy
Salary Trend in Newbury

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

Salary trend for Test Strategy in Newbury

Test Strategy
Salary Histogram in Newbury

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Strategy in Newbury over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Strategy in Newbury

Test Strategy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Newbury region with a requirement for Test Strategy.

1 5 (55.56%) SAP
2 4 (44.44%) Python
2 4 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (44.44%) HTML
2 4 (44.44%) Perl
2 4 (44.44%) Programme Management
2 4 (44.44%) Electronics
2 4 (44.44%) Telecoms
2 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) Manufacturing
2 4 (44.44%) 3G
2 4 (44.44%) MPLS
2 4 (44.44%) ISEB
2 4 (44.44%) Ericsson
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Subversion
2 4 (44.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (44.44%) Software Testing
2 4 (44.44%) ISTQB
2 4 (44.44%) Marketing
2 4 (44.44%) Degree
2 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (44.44%) Bash Shell
2 4 (44.44%) Selenium
2 4 (44.44%) Digital Marketing
2 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
2 4 (44.44%) Test Automation
2 4 (44.44%) 4G
2 4 (44.44%) Process Improvement
2 4 (44.44%) BroadSoft

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury 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 4 (44.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (11.11%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) 3G
1 4 (44.44%) 4G
1 4 (44.44%) MPLS
1 4 (44.44%) MVNO
1 4 (44.44%) VoLTE
2 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) MySQL
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
1 4 (44.44%) Selenium
1 4 (44.44%) Subversion
2 2 (22.22%) Cucumber
2 2 (22.22%) Hudson
2 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
2 2 (22.22%) JIRA
2 2 (22.22%) JMeter
2 2 (22.22%) JUnit
2 2 (22.22%) Mercurial
2 2 (22.22%) SoapUI
2 2 (22.22%) TestNG
General
1 4 (44.44%) Electronics
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
1 4 (44.44%) Manufacturing
1 4 (44.44%) Marketing
1 4 (44.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Test Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) 4G Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Mobile Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) VoLTE Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Analyst Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Automation Test Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Automation Tester
3 2 (22.22%) Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Developer in Test
3 2 (22.22%) Selenium Automation Tester
3 2 (22.22%) Selenium Test Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Selenium Tester
3 2 (22.22%) Software Test Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Software Tester
3 2 (22.22%) Test Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Test Automation Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Test Automation Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) HTML
2 2 (22.22%) CSS
2 2 (22.22%) HTML5
2 2 (22.22%) JSON
2 2 (22.22%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (22.22%) XML
2 2 (22.22%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Android
1 2 (22.22%) Apple iOS
1 2 (22.22%) Unix
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (44.44%) Digital Marketing
1 4 (44.44%) Functional Testing
1 4 (44.44%) Process Improvement
1 4 (44.44%) Programme Management
1 4 (44.44%) Software Testing
1 4 (44.44%) Test Automation
2 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
2 2 (22.22%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) Bash Shell
1 4 (44.44%) Perl
1 4 (44.44%) Python
2 2 (22.22%) Apple Swift
2 2 (22.22%) C
2 2 (22.22%) C++
2 2 (22.22%) Java
2 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
2 2 (22.22%) Objective-C
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Degree
1 4 (44.44%) ISEB
1 4 (44.44%) ISTQB
1 4 (44.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) SAP
2 4 (44.44%) BroadSoft
2 4 (44.44%) Ericsson
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
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