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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Strategy
Rank 84 66 82
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +16
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 5 12 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 0.55% 1.75% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.65% 2.04% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 4 12 2
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £47,500 £44,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,600
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.65%
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
767 589 604
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 84.85% 85.86% 79.27%
Number of salaries quoted 661 470 565
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 30 January 2015.

Test Strategy Salary Histogram in Brighton

Test Strategy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 6 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 6 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 6 (50.00%) QA
2 5 (41.67%) Manual Testing
2 5 (41.67%) Black-Box Testing
2 5 (41.67%) ISEB
2 5 (41.67%) Windows
3 3 (25.00%) Selenium
3 3 (25.00%) Subversion
3 3 (25.00%) WebDriver
3 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (25.00%) Finance
3 3 (25.00%) Java
4 2 (16.67%) SQL
4 2 (16.67%) VBScript
4 2 (16.67%) VB
4 2 (16.67%) J2EE
4 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 2 (16.67%) Tomcat
4 2 (16.67%) Web Services
4 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
4 2 (16.67%) Documentum
4 2 (16.67%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 2 (16.67%) Selenium IDE
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (8.33%) NUnit
5 1 (8.33%) Banking

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (16.67%) Tomcat
1 2 (16.67%) Documentum
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Ethernet
1 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Selenium
1 3 (25.00%) Subversion
1 3 (25.00%) WebDriver
2 2 (16.67%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (16.67%) Selenium IDE
3 1 (8.33%) NUnit
3 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (8.33%) Trac
3 1 (8.33%) SoapUI
3 1 (8.33%) LoadRunner
3 1 (8.33%) LabVIEW
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Analyst
1 8 (66.67%) Test Analyst
2 6 (50.00%) QA Analyst
3 5 (41.67%) QA Test Analyst
4 4 (33.33%) Tester
4 4 (33.33%) Manual Tester
4 4 (33.33%) Software Test Analyst
4 4 (33.33%) Manual Test Analyst
5 3 (25.00%) Automation Test Analyst
5 3 (25.00%) Automation Analyst
6 2 (16.67%) Documentum Developer
6 2 (16.67%) Lead Test Analyst
6 2 (16.67%) Test Leader
6 2 (16.67%) Developer
7 1 (8.33%) Validation Engineer
7 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
7 1 (8.33%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) J2EE
1 2 (16.67%) Web Services
2 1 (8.33%) XSLT
2 1 (8.33%) SOAP
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 5 (41.67%) Manual Testing
2 5 (41.67%) Black-Box Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
5 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Test Management
5 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (8.33%) Coaching
5 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Scrum
5 1 (8.33%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (8.33%) Validation
5 1 (8.33%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) Java
2 2 (16.67%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) VBScript
2 2 (16.67%) VB
3 1 (8.33%) C#
3 1 (8.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 5 (41.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
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