The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Strategy
South West / Wiltshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 76 82 82
Rank change year-on-year +6 0  
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 5 4 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.67% 0.43% 2.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.75% 0.50% 2.40%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 19
Median salary £54,245 £48,750 £46,377
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.27% +5.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £51,641 £43,250 £32,400
10% offered a salary of more than £56,849 £53,200 £52,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.55% -  

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Wiltshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 670 794 1001
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 89.33% 86.02% 88.35%
Number of salaries quoted 595 686 843
Median salary £44,500 £42,500 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.70% +7.59%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Test Strategy
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wiltshire 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 Wiltshire

Test Strategy
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

Salary trend for Test Strategy in Wiltshire

Test Strategy
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Strategy within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
Swindon +2 5 £54,245 +2.34% 2
Test Strategy
South West

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Test Strategy.

1 15 (78.95%) Banking
2 14 (73.68%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (63.16%) UML
4 11 (57.89%) SOA
4 11 (57.89%) SOAP
4 11 (57.89%) WCF
4 11 (57.89%) REST
4 11 (57.89%) Mentoring
5 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (47.37%) Finance
7 8 (42.11%) Middleware
7 8 (42.11%) Data Modelling
7 8 (42.11%) Use Case
8 7 (36.84%) WebSphere
8 7 (36.84%) Workflow
8 7 (36.84%) BPMN
8 7 (36.84%) BPEL
8 7 (36.84%) Management Information System
8 7 (36.84%) SAP
8 7 (36.84%) Unisys
8 7 (36.84%) WSDL
8 7 (36.84%) IBM
8 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
8 7 (36.84%) OO
8 7 (36.84%) Software AG
8 7 (36.84%) Technical Analysis
8 7 (36.84%) Data Quality
8 7 (36.84%) DataPower
8 7 (36.84%) Business Process Modelling
9 5 (26.32%) Scrum

Test Strategy
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (36.84%) WebSphere
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Jenkins
1 4 (21.05%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.26%) JMeter
2 1 (5.26%) Selenium
2 1 (5.26%) WebDriver
General
1 15 (78.95%) Banking
2 9 (47.37%) Finance
3 3 (15.79%) Investment Banking
4 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Architect
1 11 (57.89%) Technical Architect
2 7 (36.84%) Middleware Architect
3 5 (26.32%) Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) Test Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) Digital Architect
4 4 (21.05%) Digital Technical Architect
5 3 (15.79%) Banking Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Functional Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Functional Test Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) QA Manager
6 2 (10.53%) Senior Manager
6 2 (10.53%) Senior QA Manager
7 1 (5.26%) Automation Test Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Business Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Business Test Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Consultant
7 1 (5.26%) Test Consultant
7 1 (5.26%) Test Manager
7 1 (5.26%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (57.89%) REST
1 11 (57.89%) SOAP
1 11 (57.89%) WCF
2 8 (42.11%) Middleware
3 7 (36.84%) WSDL
4 4 (21.05%) .NET
4 4 (21.05%) AngularJS
4 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET
4 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (21.05%) Ext JS
4 4 (21.05%) Node.js
4 4 (21.05%) React
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) DataPower
1 7 (36.84%) Management Information System
2 4 (21.05%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Android
1 4 (21.05%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) Stakeholder Management
2 12 (63.16%) UML
3 11 (57.89%) Mentoring
3 11 (57.89%) SOA
4 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (42.11%) Data Modelling
5 8 (42.11%) Use Case
6 7 (36.84%) BPEL
6 7 (36.84%) BPMN
6 7 (36.84%) Business Process Modelling
6 7 (36.84%) OO
6 7 (36.84%) Technical Analysis
6 7 (36.84%) Workflow
7 5 (26.32%) Scrum
8 4 (21.05%) Android Development
8 4 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (21.05%) DevOps
8 4 (21.05%) MVC
8 4 (21.05%) Responsive Web Design
8 4 (21.05%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) C#
1 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) ISEB
1 2 (10.53%) ISEB Practitioner
2 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (36.84%) Data Quality
2 3 (15.79%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) IBM
1 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
1 7 (36.84%) SAP
1 7 (36.84%) Software AG
1 7 (36.84%) Unisys
2 4 (21.05%) Sencha
3 3 (15.79%) Cognizant
Swindon
Cognizant
Posted: 25 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Market Standards
Posted: 25 days ago