The table below looks at the statistics for Test Strategy skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Strategy over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Strategy
Rank 89 84 68
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -16
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 4 6 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 0.49% 0.68% 1.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.56% 0.77% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 12
Average salary £48,888 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.88% +5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Test Strategy
East Sussex

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
711 780 578
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 86.39% 87.84% 88.38%
Number of salaries quoted 619 677 450
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £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 Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Strategy across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Strategy Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Test Strategy
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

Test Strategy Salary Trend in Brighton

Test Strategy
Salary Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Strategy across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Test Strategy Salary Histogram in Brighton

Test Strategy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Subversion
2 3 (42.86%) JSON
2 3 (42.86%) RESTful
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (42.86%) J2EE
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) Web Services
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Tomcat
2 3 (42.86%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) Documentum
2 3 (42.86%) Configuration Management
2 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
2 3 (42.86%) Case Management
3 2 (28.57%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) ISEB
3 2 (28.57%) .NET
3 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
3 2 (28.57%) User Stories
3 2 (28.57%) Test Planning
3 2 (28.57%) Line Management
3 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
3 2 (28.57%) SDLC
3 2 (28.57%) QA
3 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
3 2 (28.57%) Manual Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Automated Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Software Testing

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Brighton 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (42.86%) Documentum
1 3 (42.86%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Subversion
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Documentum Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Junior
2 2 (28.57%) Junior Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Junior QA Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Junior Test Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) QA Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) QA Test Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Team Leader
2 2 (28.57%) Test Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Test Leader
2 2 (28.57%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) J2EE
1 3 (42.86%) JSON
1 3 (42.86%) RESTful
1 3 (42.86%) Web Services
2 2 (28.57%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
1 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
1 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Case Management
2 3 (42.86%) Configuration Management
2 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (28.57%) Automated Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Line Management
3 2 (28.57%) Manual Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
3 2 (28.57%) SDLC
3 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Test Planning
3 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
3 2 (28.57%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) ISEB
1 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA