The table below looks at the statistics for Test Strategy skills in IT jobs advertised for the Banbury region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Strategy over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Strategy
Rank 11 - 17
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Banbury 1.89% - 3.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.22% - 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £40,000 - £34,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -7.21%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Banbury region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Banbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
45 49 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Banbury 84.91% 80.33% 81.82%
Number of salaries quoted 41 36 51
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £42,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -0.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £54,550 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Test Strategy
Jobs Demand Trend in Banbury

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Strategy across the Banbury region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Strategy Jobs Demand Trend in Banbury

Test Strategy
Salary Trend in Banbury

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

Test Strategy Salary Trend in Banbury

Test Strategy
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Banbury

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Banbury region citing Test Strategy also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Test Strategy.

1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in Banbury by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Banbury region citing Test Strategy also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Test Strategy. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Test Leader
1 1 (100.00%) Lead Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting