The first table below looks at the demand for Test Strategy skills in IT jobs advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Strategy over the 3 months to 28 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 Devon region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Strategy
Rank 47 - 44
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 5 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 1.32% - 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.77% - 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £26,000 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Devon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
282 186 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 74.21% 62.00% 77.34%
Number of salaries quoted 227 141 180
Average salary £35,000 £31,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £20,750 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Test Strategy
South West

Test Strategy
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

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

Test Strategy Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

Test Strategy
Salary Trend in Devon

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

Test Strategy Salary Trend in Devon

Test Strategy
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Strategy within the Devon region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter - 5 £26,000 -
Test Strategy
South West

Test Strategy
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Devon 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 5 (100.00%) Automated Testing
2 4 (80.00%) ISTQB
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) Validation
2 4 (80.00%) Data Analysis
2 4 (80.00%) System Testing
2 4 (80.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (20.00%) Twitter
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Data Security
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) UML
3 1 (20.00%) ISEB

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Devon 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.

General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Analyst
1 5 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Automated Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Validation
2 4 (80.00%) Data Analysis
2 4 (80.00%) System Testing
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Data Security
3 1 (20.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) ISTQB
1 4 (80.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (20.00%) ISEB
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Twitter