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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Strategy
Rank 84 102 -
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 3 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 0.36% 0.41% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 0.49% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 0
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £48,750 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +5.88%
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
687 1027 558
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 81.69% 83.36% 83.28%
Number of salaries quoted 546 892 504
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £25,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,500 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) ISEB
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 3 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 3 (100.00%) User Stories
1 3 (100.00%) Test Planning
1 3 (100.00%) Line Management
1 3 (100.00%) Mentoring

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Test Team Leader
1 3 (100.00%) Team Leader
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 3 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 3 (100.00%) User Stories
1 3 (100.00%) Test Planning
1 3 (100.00%) Line Management
1 3 (100.00%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) ISEB
1 3 (100.00%) ISTQB