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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Strategy over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Strategy
Rank 68 87 96
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +9
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 13 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 1.52% 0.45% 0.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.69% 0.54% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 12 4 5
Median salary £55,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £48,750 £47,000
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +3.72%
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
768 734 947
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 89.93% 82.94% 84.40%
Number of salaries quoted 660 595 826
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Test Strategy
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

The demand trend of job ads across the Brighton 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 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 25 September 2016.

Test Strategy Salary Histogram in Brighton

Test Strategy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 25 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 Brighton region with a requirement for Test Strategy.

1 6 (37.50%) Java
1 6 (37.50%) J2EE
1 6 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
1 6 (37.50%) Manual Testing
2 5 (31.25%) QA
2 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 5 (31.25%) Documentum
3 4 (25.00%) Project Management
3 4 (25.00%) Tomcat
3 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (25.00%) SDLC
3 4 (25.00%) Case Management
4 3 (18.75%) Exploratory Testing
4 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
4 3 (18.75%) Windows Server
4 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (18.75%) Mobile App
4 3 (18.75%) Black-Box Testing
4 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
4 3 (18.75%) Subversion
4 3 (18.75%) Automated Testing
4 3 (18.75%) Software Testing
4 3 (18.75%) ISTQB
4 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
4 3 (18.75%) ISEB
4 3 (18.75%) Web Services
4 3 (18.75%) Windows
4 3 (18.75%) Configuration Management
5 2 (12.50%) Finance

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (31.25%) Documentum
2 4 (25.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (6.25%) Apache
3 1 (6.25%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
1 3 (18.75%) Subversion
2 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.25%) JMeter
2 1 (6.25%) LoadRunner
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Banking
2 1 (6.25%) Retail
2 1 (6.25%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Developer
1 5 (31.25%) Documentum Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Head of Delivery
2 4 (25.00%) QA Tester
2 4 (25.00%) Tester
3 3 (18.75%) Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Manual Test Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Manual Tester
3 3 (18.75%) QA Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) QA Manual Tester
3 3 (18.75%) QA Test Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Software Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Software QA Tester
3 3 (18.75%) Software Test Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Software Tester
3 3 (18.75%) Test Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Test Leader
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Tester
4 1 (6.25%) QA Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) J2EE
2 3 (18.75%) Web Services
3 2 (12.50%) JSON
3 2 (12.50%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Mobile App
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Windows
1 3 (18.75%) Windows Server
1 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Manual Testing
1 6 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (25.00%) Case Management
2 4 (25.00%) Project Management
2 4 (25.00%) SDLC
2 4 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (18.75%) Automated Testing
3 3 (18.75%) Black-Box Testing
3 3 (18.75%) Configuration Management
3 3 (18.75%) Exploratory Testing
3 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
3 3 (18.75%) Software Testing
4 2 (12.50%) Line Management
5 1 (6.25%) People Management
5 1 (6.25%) Performance Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (6.25%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) ISEB
1 3 (18.75%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (31.25%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) AppDynamics
1 1 (6.25%) Splunk