The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Strategy
West Midlands / Warwickshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 79 77
Rank change year-on-year +19 -2  
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 6 15 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 1.00% 2.00% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.09% 2.17% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 5 13 1
Median salary £47,500 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.83% +14.28%  
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 Warwickshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Warwickshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 549 690 623
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 91.65% 91.88% 85.34%
Number of salaries quoted 445 528 559
Median salary £42,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.60% +2.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Test Strategy
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Warwickshire 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 Warwickshire

Test Strategy
Salary Trend in Warwickshire

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

Salary trend for Test Strategy in Warwickshire

Test Strategy
Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Strategy within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 29 March 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
Warwick +35 2 £50,000 -
Leamington Spa - 1 £47,500 -
Test Strategy
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for Test Strategy.

1 5 (45.45%) ERP
1 5 (45.45%) Migration
1 5 (45.45%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (36.36%) QA
3 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (27.27%) Ranorex
3 3 (27.27%) Selenium
4 2 (18.18%) Automation Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
4 2 (18.18%) SaaS
4 2 (18.18%) Cucumber
4 2 (18.18%) BDD
4 2 (18.18%) Gherkin
4 2 (18.18%) QA Automation
4 2 (18.18%) TDD
4 2 (18.18%) Degree
4 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
4 2 (18.18%) Java
4 2 (18.18%) Finance
5 1 (9.09%) Automotive
5 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
5 1 (9.09%) Validation
5 1 (9.09%) E-business
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
5 1 (9.09%) SQL
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle
5 1 (9.09%) XML
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle 11i

Test Strategy
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warwickshire 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 1 (9.09%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle ASCP
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle SCM
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Ranorex
1 3 (27.27%) Selenium
2 2 (18.18%) Cucumber
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Automotive
2 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Analyst
1 4 (36.36%) Business Analyst
1 4 (36.36%) Business Systems Analyst
1 4 (36.36%) ERP Analyst
1 4 (36.36%) ERP Business Analyst
1 4 (36.36%) Systems Analyst
1 4 (36.36%) Test Leader
1 4 (36.36%) UAT Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Automation Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Project Leader
2 2 (18.18%) QA Automation Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) QA Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Test Project Leader
2 2 (18.18%) Test Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Functional Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Functional Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Team Leader
3 1 (9.09%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) Gherkin
2 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) ERP
1 5 (45.45%) Migration
1 5 (45.45%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) Automation Testing
3 2 (18.18%) BDD
3 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
3 2 (18.18%) QA Automation
3 2 (18.18%) TDD
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (9.09%) E-business
4 1 (9.09%) Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (9.09%) Software Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Supply Chain Management
4 1 (9.09%) Test Planning
4 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
4 1 (9.09%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) Java
2 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
2 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle