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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Strategy
West Yorkshire / Bradford
Rank 45 50 45
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 2 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 0.52% 1.16% 1.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% 1.29% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 5
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -33.33%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -

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
347 388 317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 90.60% 90.23% 87.33%
Number of salaries quoted 321 358 233
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £31,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
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
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 Bradford region with a requirement for Test Strategy.

1 29 (100.00%) QA
2 27 (93.10%) Finance
2 27 (93.10%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (79.31%) Banking
3 23 (79.31%) Retail
3 23 (79.31%) E-Commerce
3 23 (79.31%) Legal
3 23 (79.31%) Stakeholder Management
4 18 (62.07%) Automated Testing
4 18 (62.07%) Software Testing
5 16 (55.17%) Test Automation
6 14 (48.28%) Selenium
6 14 (48.28%) SoapUI
7 9 (31.03%) Web Testing
7 9 (31.03%) Waterfall
8 4 (13.79%) DevOps
8 4 (13.79%) People Management
8 4 (13.79%) Software Delivery
8 4 (13.79%) Mobile App
8 4 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (13.79%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 4 (13.79%) TestDirector
9 2 (6.90%) Event-Driven Architecture
9 2 (6.90%) Presales
9 2 (6.90%) Client/Server
9 2 (6.90%) SOA
9 2 (6.90%) Risk Assessment
9 2 (6.90%) Workflow

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:

Development Applications
1 14 (48.28%) Selenium
1 14 (48.28%) SoapUI
2 4 (13.79%) TestDirector
General
1 27 (93.10%) Finance
2 23 (79.31%) Banking
2 23 (79.31%) Legal
2 23 (79.31%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (48.28%) Analyst
1 14 (48.28%) Test Analyst
2 12 (41.38%) Web Analyst
2 12 (41.38%) Web Test Analyst
3 11 (37.93%) Lead Test Analyst
3 11 (37.93%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
3 11 (37.93%) Senior Test Engineer
3 11 (37.93%) Test Automation Engineer
3 11 (37.93%) Test Engineer
4 9 (31.03%) Mobile Test Analyst
5 4 (13.79%) Consultant
5 4 (13.79%) Senior Consultant
5 4 (13.79%) Senior Test Automation Consultant
5 4 (13.79%) Senior Test Consultant
5 4 (13.79%) Test Automation Consultant
5 4 (13.79%) Test Consultant
6 3 (10.34%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (10.34%) Senior Test Analyst
6 3 (10.34%) Senior Web Analyst
6 3 (10.34%) Web Applications Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Mobile App
2 2 (6.90%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (93.10%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (79.31%) E-Commerce
2 23 (79.31%) Stakeholder Management
3 18 (62.07%) Automated Testing
3 18 (62.07%) Software Testing
4 16 (55.17%) Test Automation
5 9 (31.03%) Waterfall
5 9 (31.03%) Web Testing
6 4 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (13.79%) DevOps
6 4 (13.79%) People Management
6 4 (13.79%) Software Delivery
6 4 (13.79%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (6.90%) Event-Driven Architecture
7 2 (6.90%) Presales
7 2 (6.90%) Risk Assessment
7 2 (6.90%) SOA
7 2 (6.90%) Workflow
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (100.00%) QA