The table below looks at the statistics for Test Strategy skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bournemouth region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Strategy over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Strategy
Rank 50 60 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 1 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 0.41% 2.05% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 2.53% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 0
Median salary £43,000 £31,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+38.70% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%
Test Strategy
Dorset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bournemouth region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bournemouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
201 396 334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 82.72% 81.15% 81.27%
Number of salaries quoted 186 287 260
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,181
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Test Strategy
Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

The demand trend of job ads across the Bournemouth region citing Test Strategy as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Strategy Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

Test Strategy
Salary Trend in Bournemouth

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

Test Strategy Salary Trend in Bournemouth

Test Strategy
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, 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 Bournemouth region with a requirement for Test Strategy.

1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (50.00%) HP UFT
2 1 (50.00%) Usability Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) FogBugz
2 1 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth 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:

Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) FogBugz
2 1 (50.00%) HP UFT
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Head of Test
1 1 (50.00%) Head of Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Software Test Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Test Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Usability Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA