Period
to 21 November 2017

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

Test Strategy
Surrey > Woking
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 64 73
Rank change year-on-year +29 +9 +1
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 23 18 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Woking 5.53% 2.62% 1.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.44% 3.00% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 22 18 7
Woking median annual salary £42,500 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.05% -4.55% +57.14%
10th Percentile £30,250 £45,000 £44,000
90th Percentile £47,500 £58,750 £60,000
Surrey median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - -10.00% -

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 Woking with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Woking
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 357 601 593
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Woking 85.82% 87.61% 87.33%
Number of salaries quoted 307 544 564
Woking median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.53% +18.75% -11.11%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £60,000
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Test Strategy
Job Vacancy Trend in Woking

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Strategy in Woking

Test Strategy
Salary Trend in Woking

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

Salary trend for Test Strategy in Woking

Test Strategy
Salary Histogram in Woking

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Strategy in Woking over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Strategy in Woking

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

1 19 (82.61%) SDLC
2 18 (78.26%) C#
3 17 (73.91%) SQL
3 17 (73.91%) SQL Server
3 17 (73.91%) AngularJS
4 15 (65.22%) RESTful
4 15 (65.22%) CRM
4 15 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (60.87%) .NET
5 14 (60.87%) .NET Framework
5 14 (60.87%) OOP
5 14 (60.87%) JavaScript
5 14 (60.87%) ASP.NET
5 14 (60.87%) Entity Framework
5 14 (60.87%) WCF
5 14 (60.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 14 (60.87%) ASP.NET Web API
6 13 (56.52%) SQL Server 2012
6 13 (56.52%) Dynamics CRM
6 13 (56.52%) MVC
7 9 (39.13%) Test Automation
8 8 (34.78%) Unit Testing
8 8 (34.78%) TDD
9 6 (26.09%) QA
9 6 (26.09%) Selenium
9 6 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (13.04%) Manual Testing
10 3 (13.04%) Visual Studio
10 3 (13.04%) T-SQL
11 2 (8.70%) N-Tier

Test Strategy
Co-occurring IT Skills in Woking 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 13 (56.52%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (73.91%) SQL Server
2 13 (56.52%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (26.09%) Selenium
2 3 (13.04%) Visual Studio
3 2 (8.70%) Moq
3 2 (8.70%) NUnit
4 1 (4.35%) Gatling
4 1 (4.35%) JMeter
4 1 (4.35%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (4.35%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 13 (56.52%) Developer
1 13 (56.52%) Software Developer
2 3 (13.04%) Analyst
2 3 (13.04%) Software Analyst
2 3 (13.04%) Software Test Analyst
2 3 (13.04%) Test Analyst
2 3 (13.04%) Test Automation Specialist
2 3 (13.04%) Test Specialist
2 3 (13.04%) Tester
3 2 (8.70%) Software Tester
4 1 (4.35%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Applications Support
4 1 (4.35%) Applications Support Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Automation Tester
4 1 (4.35%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (73.91%) AngularJS
2 15 (65.22%) RESTful
3 14 (60.87%) .NET
3 14 (60.87%) .NET Framework
3 14 (60.87%) ASP.NET
3 14 (60.87%) ASP.NET Web API
3 14 (60.87%) Entity Framework
3 14 (60.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 14 (60.87%) WCF
4 2 (8.70%) Ninject
5 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.70%) N-Tier
3 1 (4.35%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (82.61%) SDLC
2 15 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (65.22%) CRM
3 14 (60.87%) OOP
4 13 (56.52%) MVC
5 9 (39.13%) Test Automation
6 8 (34.78%) TDD
6 8 (34.78%) Unit Testing
7 3 (13.04%) Manual Testing
8 2 (8.70%) Acceptance Criteria
8 2 (8.70%) Inversion of Control
9 1 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (4.35%) DevOps
9 1 (4.35%) Non-Functional Testing
9 1 (4.35%) OO
9 1 (4.35%) OWASP
9 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2
9 1 (4.35%) Test Scripting
9 1 (4.35%) UML
9 1 (4.35%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 18 (78.26%) C#
2 17 (73.91%) SQL
3 14 (60.87%) JavaScript
4 3 (13.04%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) ISEB
1 2 (8.70%) ISTQB
1 2 (8.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (26.09%) QA