The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Strategy
Rank - - 47
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon - - 0.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Test Strategy
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Devon region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Devon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
305 264 241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 79.22% 71.35% 72.37%
Number of salaries quoted 246 245 230
Average salary £36,000 £30,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -18.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £21,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 4 (100.00%) Data Security
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Validation
1 4 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 4 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 4 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 4 (100.00%) QA
1 4 (100.00%) System Testing
1 4 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Test Planning
1 4 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 4 (100.00%) Coaching
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Data Security
1 4 (100.00%) Validation
1 4 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 4 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 4 (100.00%) System Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Test Planning
1 4 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 4 (100.00%) Coaching
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 4 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) QA