The table below looks at the statistics for Test Strategy skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Strategy over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Strategy
Rank 45 50 45
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 22 17 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 3.94% 3.59% 1.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.12% 3.97% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 21 17 5
Median salary £42,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
Test Strategy
West Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bradford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
534 428 310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 95.70% 90.30% 87.08%
Number of salaries quoted 434 373 238
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Test Strategy
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

The demand trend of job ads across the Bradford 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 Bradford

Test Strategy
Salary Trend in Bradford

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

Test Strategy Salary Trend in Bradford

Test Strategy
Salary Histogram in Bradford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Strategy across the Bradford region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

Test Strategy Salary Histogram in Bradford

Test Strategy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 Bradford region with a requirement for Test Strategy.

1 42 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (85.71%) Finance
2 36 (85.71%) QA
3 35 (83.33%) Software Testing
4 30 (71.43%) Selenium
4 30 (71.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 28 (66.67%) Legal
5 28 (66.67%) Banking
5 28 (66.67%) Retail
5 28 (66.67%) E-Commerce
6 26 (61.90%) Test Automation
7 23 (54.76%) Waterfall
8 22 (52.38%) Non-Functional Testing
9 19 (45.24%) User Acceptance Testing
9 19 (45.24%) Functional Testing
10 13 (30.95%) Automated Testing
11 11 (26.19%) SoapUI
12 7 (16.67%) Test Scripting
12 7 (16.67%) SDLC
13 5 (11.90%) Continuous Integration
13 5 (11.90%) Web Testing
13 5 (11.90%) Test Management
13 5 (11.90%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 5 (11.90%) Mobile App
13 5 (11.90%) DevOps
13 5 (11.90%) People Management
13 5 (11.90%) Software Delivery
13 5 (11.90%) TestDirector
14 4 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
14 4 (9.52%) ISEB

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford 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:

Applications
1 4 (9.52%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 3 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 30 (71.43%) Selenium
2 11 (26.19%) SoapUI
3 5 (11.90%) TestDirector
4 3 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 36 (85.71%) Finance
2 28 (66.67%) Banking
2 28 (66.67%) Legal
2 28 (66.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (64.29%) Analyst
1 27 (64.29%) Test Analyst
2 20 (47.62%) Lead Test Analyst
2 20 (47.62%) Web Analyst
2 20 (47.62%) Web Test Analyst
3 15 (35.71%) UAT Analyst
3 15 (35.71%) UAT Lead
3 15 (35.71%) UAT Test Analyst
3 15 (35.71%) UAT Test Lead
3 15 (35.71%) Web Applications Analyst
4 8 (19.05%) Test Engineer
5 7 (16.67%) SQL Analyst
6 5 (11.90%) Consultant
6 5 (11.90%) Senior Consultant
6 5 (11.90%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
6 5 (11.90%) Senior Test Consultant
6 5 (11.90%) Senior Test Engineer
6 5 (11.90%) Test Automation Consultant
6 5 (11.90%) Test Automation Engineer
6 5 (11.90%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.14%) .NET
1 3 (7.14%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (83.33%) Software Testing
3 30 (71.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 28 (66.67%) E-Commerce
5 26 (61.90%) Test Automation
6 23 (54.76%) Waterfall
7 22 (52.38%) Non-Functional Testing
8 19 (45.24%) Functional Testing
8 19 (45.24%) User Acceptance Testing
9 13 (30.95%) Automated Testing
10 7 (16.67%) SDLC
10 7 (16.67%) Test Scripting
11 5 (11.90%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (11.90%) DevOps
11 5 (11.90%) People Management
11 5 (11.90%) Software Delivery
11 5 (11.90%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 5 (11.90%) Test Management
11 5 (11.90%) Web Testing
12 4 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.52%) SQL
2 3 (7.14%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (9.52%) ISEB
1 4 (9.52%) ISTQB
1 4 (9.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (85.71%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (7.14%) Microsoft
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