The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Brighton region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Strategy
Rank 106 81 84
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +3
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 3 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 0.24% 0.41% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.52% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 2
Average salary £40,000 £60,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +30.43%
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.23% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
959 582 518
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 77.59% 79.95% 68.34%
Number of salaries quoted 826 516 460
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,950 £47,500 £52,650
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Test Strategy
East Sussex

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 23 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 (80.00%) ISEB
1 4 (80.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
1 4 (80.00%) Selenium
1 4 (80.00%) Selenium IDE
2 3 (60.00%) WebDriver
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
2 3 (60.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) VBScript
2 3 (60.00%) VB
2 3 (60.00%) Web Services
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (20.00%) DSDM
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) MS Project
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Test Management
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) V-Model

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Project
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 4 (80.00%) Selenium
1 4 (80.00%) Selenium IDE
2 3 (60.00%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Test Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Lead Test Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Automation Test Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Automation Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Test Management
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (20.00%) V-Model
2 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) DSDM
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
1 3 (60.00%) VBScript
1 3 (60.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) ISEB
2 3 (60.00%) ISTQB