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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Strategy
Rank 44 43 44
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 17 18 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 3.84% 4.07% 0.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.30% 4.59% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 17 10 3
Median salary £40,000 £51,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.56% +7.36%
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +5.88%
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
395 392 289
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 89.16% 88.69% 85.00%
Number of salaries quoted 367 310 225
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,300 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 26 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 19 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 19 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 19 (100.00%) Selenium
1 19 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 15 (78.95%) QA
2 15 (78.95%) Test Automation
2 15 (78.95%) Waterfall
2 15 (78.95%) Banking
2 15 (78.95%) Retail
2 15 (78.95%) E-Commerce
2 15 (78.95%) Finance
2 15 (78.95%) Legal
2 15 (78.95%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (52.63%) User Acceptance Testing
3 10 (52.63%) Functional Testing
4 9 (47.37%) SoapUI
4 9 (47.37%) Automated Testing
5 4 (21.05%) ISTQB
5 4 (21.05%) Test Scripting
5 4 (21.05%) Regression Testing
5 4 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (21.05%) ISEB
5 4 (21.05%) SQL
5 4 (21.05%) MS Office
5 4 (21.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (21.05%) SDLC

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 (21.05%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 19 (100.00%) Selenium
2 9 (47.37%) SoapUI
General
1 15 (78.95%) Banking
1 15 (78.95%) Finance
1 15 (78.95%) Legal
1 15 (78.95%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Analyst
1 10 (52.63%) Test Analyst
2 9 (47.37%) Applications Engineer
2 9 (47.37%) Test Engineer
2 9 (47.37%) Web Applications Engineer
2 9 (47.37%) Web Engineer
3 6 (31.58%) Lead Test Analyst
3 6 (31.58%) UAT Analyst
3 6 (31.58%) UAT Lead
3 6 (31.58%) UAT Test Analyst
3 6 (31.58%) UAT Test Lead
3 6 (31.58%) Web Analyst
3 6 (31.58%) Web Applications Analyst
3 6 (31.58%) Web Test Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) SQL Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 19 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 19 (100.00%) Software Testing
2 15 (78.95%) E-Commerce
2 15 (78.95%) Stakeholder Management
2 15 (78.95%) Test Automation
2 15 (78.95%) Waterfall
3 10 (52.63%) Functional Testing
3 10 (52.63%) User Acceptance Testing
4 9 (47.37%) Automated Testing
5 4 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (21.05%) Regression Testing
5 4 (21.05%) SDLC
5 4 (21.05%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) ISEB
1 4 (21.05%) ISTQB
1 4 (21.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (78.95%) QA
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