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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Strategy over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Strategy
Rank 52 45 46
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +1
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 3 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 0.74% 1.74% 2.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.82% 2.05% 2.62%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 7
Average salary £40,000 £60,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +26.31%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
364 292 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 89.88% 84.64% 83.18%
Number of salaries quoted 333 205 191
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Test Strategy
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Strategy across the Bradford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bradford 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 12 (92.31%) Finance
2 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (53.85%) QA
4 6 (46.15%) Banking
4 6 (46.15%) Legal
4 6 (46.15%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (30.77%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (30.77%) Non-Functional Testing
6 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (23.08%) OLAP Cube
6 3 (23.08%) Analytics
6 3 (23.08%) Selenium
6 3 (23.08%) Credit Risk
6 3 (23.08%) Unit Testing
6 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (23.08%) Test Automation
6 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (23.08%) Waterfall
6 3 (23.08%) SoapUI
6 3 (23.08%) Retail
6 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (23.08%) Automated Testing
6 3 (23.08%) Software Testing
6 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (23.08%) ISTQB
6 3 (23.08%) Degree
6 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
6 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
6 3 (23.08%) OLAP

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bradford 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (23.08%) OLAP
1 3 (23.08%) OLAP Cube
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Selenium
1 3 (23.08%) SoapUI
1 3 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (92.31%) Finance
2 6 (46.15%) Banking
2 6 (46.15%) Legal
3 3 (23.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Test Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Agile Test Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Applications Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Lead Test Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) QA Manager
2 3 (23.08%) QA Test Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Senior Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Senior SQL Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Senior SQL Server Developer
2 3 (23.08%) SQL BI Developer
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Developer
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Test Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Test Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Web Applications Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Web Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (23.08%) Credit Risk
1 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (30.77%) Non-Functional Testing
3 4 (30.77%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (23.08%) Analytics
4 3 (23.08%) Automated Testing
4 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce
4 3 (23.08%) ETL
4 3 (23.08%) Software Testing
4 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 3 (23.08%) Test Automation
4 3 (23.08%) Unit Testing
4 3 (23.08%) Waterfall
5 1 (7.69%) Functional Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Line Management
5 1 (7.69%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Practice Management
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
1 3 (23.08%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (53.85%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
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