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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Strategy
Rank 38 40 57
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +17
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 34 17 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 5.60% 4.30% 1.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.81% 4.63% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 33 15 5
Median salary £42,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £44,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £46,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +1.06%
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
585 367 409
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 96.38% 92.91% 87.77%
Number of salaries quoted 453 313 316
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £55,000 £67,500
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 30 September 2016.

Test Strategy Salary Histogram in Bradford

Test Strategy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 52 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (92.31%) Finance
2 48 (92.31%) QA
3 40 (76.92%) Stakeholder Management
4 38 (73.08%) Legal
4 38 (73.08%) Banking
4 38 (73.08%) Retail
4 38 (73.08%) E-Commerce
4 38 (73.08%) Software Testing
5 31 (59.62%) Selenium
6 29 (55.77%) Test Automation
7 25 (48.08%) Waterfall
8 20 (38.46%) Automated Testing
9 16 (30.77%) SoapUI
10 15 (28.85%) Functional Testing
10 15 (28.85%) Non-Functional Testing
10 15 (28.85%) User Acceptance Testing
11 12 (23.08%) Web Testing
12 7 (13.46%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (13.46%) DevOps
12 7 (13.46%) People Management
12 7 (13.46%) Software Delivery
12 7 (13.46%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 7 (13.46%) TestDirector
12 7 (13.46%) Mobile App
13 5 (9.62%) SDLC
13 5 (9.62%) Test Management
13 5 (9.62%) Test Scripting
14 3 (5.77%) System Testing
14 3 (5.77%) Team Foundation Server

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 2 (3.85%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.77%) SQL Server
1 3 (5.77%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 31 (59.62%) Selenium
2 16 (30.77%) SoapUI
3 7 (13.46%) TestDirector
4 3 (5.77%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 48 (92.31%) Finance
2 38 (73.08%) Banking
2 38 (73.08%) Legal
2 38 (73.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (57.69%) Analyst
1 30 (57.69%) Test Analyst
2 25 (48.08%) Lead Test Analyst
2 25 (48.08%) Web Analyst
2 25 (48.08%) Web Test Analyst
3 13 (25.00%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
3 13 (25.00%) Senior Test Engineer
3 13 (25.00%) Test Automation Engineer
3 13 (25.00%) Test Engineer
3 13 (25.00%) UAT Analyst
3 13 (25.00%) UAT Lead
3 13 (25.00%) UAT Test Analyst
3 13 (25.00%) UAT Test Lead
3 13 (25.00%) Web Applications Analyst
4 12 (23.08%) Mobile Test Analyst
5 7 (13.46%) Senior Consultant
5 7 (13.46%) Senior Test Automation Consultant
5 7 (13.46%) Senior Test Consultant
5 7 (13.46%) Test Automation Consultant
5 7 (13.46%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.77%) .NET
1 3 (5.77%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.46%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (76.92%) Stakeholder Management
3 38 (73.08%) E-Commerce
3 38 (73.08%) Software Testing
4 29 (55.77%) Test Automation
5 25 (48.08%) Waterfall
6 20 (38.46%) Automated Testing
7 15 (28.85%) Functional Testing
7 15 (28.85%) Non-Functional Testing
7 15 (28.85%) User Acceptance Testing
8 12 (23.08%) Web Testing
9 7 (13.46%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (13.46%) DevOps
9 7 (13.46%) People Management
9 7 (13.46%) Software Delivery
9 7 (13.46%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 5 (9.62%) SDLC
10 5 (9.62%) Test Management
10 5 (9.62%) Test Scripting
11 3 (5.77%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.77%) C#
2 2 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.85%) ISEB
1 2 (3.85%) ISTQB
1 2 (3.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (92.31%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (5.77%) Microsoft
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