Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 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 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Strategy
Nottinghamshire > Nottingham
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 120 97 107
Rank change year-on-year -23 +10 -2
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 11 45 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 0.63% 2.24% 1.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.68% 2.55% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 9 35 18
Nottingham median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +20.00% -11.76%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £57,000 £60,000 £45,000
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £35,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -22.22% +20.00% -11.76%

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 Nottingham with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Nottingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,606 1,766 1,859
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 91.35% 87.86% 87.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1,412 1,423 1,340
Nottingham median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +16.88% -3.75%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,800 £25,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £72,500 £62,500
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% +10.39% -

Test Strategy
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Strategy in Nottingham

Test Strategy
Salary Trend in Nottingham

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

Salary trend for Test Strategy in Nottingham

Test Strategy
Salary Histogram in Nottingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Strategy in Nottingham over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Test Strategy in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 21 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for Test Strategy.

1 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (90.91%) Test Automation
2 9 (81.82%) Selenium
3 7 (63.64%) Manual Testing
3 7 (63.64%) QA
4 5 (45.45%) SDLC
5 4 (36.36%) Defect Management
5 4 (36.36%) Test Management
5 4 (36.36%) WebDriver
5 4 (36.36%) Scrum
6 3 (27.27%) TDD
6 3 (27.27%) Project Management
6 3 (27.27%) Migration
6 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio
6 3 (27.27%) BDD
6 3 (27.27%) Jenkins
6 3 (27.27%) Kanban
6 3 (27.27%) Software Testing
6 3 (27.27%) JIRA
6 3 (27.27%) Risk Analysis
6 3 (27.27%) Scenario Testing
7 2 (18.18%) Functional Testing
7 2 (18.18%) Non-Functional Testing
7 2 (18.18%) SDET
7 2 (18.18%) Docker
7 2 (18.18%) DevOps
7 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
7 2 (18.18%) Xamarin
7 2 (18.18%) Mobile App
7 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure

Test Strategy
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottingham 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 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 9 (81.82%) Selenium
2 4 (36.36%) WebDriver
3 3 (27.27%) Jenkins
3 3 (27.27%) JIRA
3 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio
4 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
4 2 (18.18%) NUnit
4 2 (18.18%) SpecFlow
5 1 (9.09%) Cucumber
5 1 (9.09%) FitNesse
5 1 (9.09%) JMeter
5 1 (9.09%) NeoLoad
5 1 (9.09%) SoapUI
5 1 (9.09%) VectorCAST
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
1 2 (18.18%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Analyst
1 3 (27.27%) QA Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Automation Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Developer in Test
2 2 (18.18%) QA Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) QA Automation Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Automation Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Senior QA Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Automation Team Leader
3 1 (9.09%) Automation Test Lead
3 1 (9.09%) QA Automation Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Software QA Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Software Team Leader
3 1 (9.09%) Test Automation Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Test Automation Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Test Leader
3 1 (9.09%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) Entity Framework
2 1 (9.09%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Mobile App
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
2 1 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (90.91%) Test Automation
2 7 (63.64%) Manual Testing
3 5 (45.45%) SDLC
4 4 (36.36%) Defect Management
4 4 (36.36%) Scrum
4 4 (36.36%) Test Management
5 3 (27.27%) BDD
5 3 (27.27%) Kanban
5 3 (27.27%) Migration
5 3 (27.27%) Project Management
5 3 (27.27%) Risk Analysis
5 3 (27.27%) Scenario Testing
5 3 (27.27%) Software Testing
5 3 (27.27%) TDD
6 2 (18.18%) DevOps
6 2 (18.18%) Functional Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Non-Functional Testing
6 2 (18.18%) SDET
6 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) C
2 1 (9.09%) C#
2 1 (9.09%) C++
2 1 (9.09%) Embedded C
2 1 (9.09%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (63.64%) QA
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
1 2 (18.18%) Xamarin