The table below looks at the statistics for Test Strategy skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Strategy over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Strategy
Rank 83 90 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 3 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 0.37% 0.39% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 0.46% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 0
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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 Dorset region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
704 652 504
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 85.75% 84.79% 88.42%
Number of salaries quoted 508 579 423
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Test Strategy
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Test Strategy Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Test Strategy
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Test Strategy Salary Trend in Dorset

Test Strategy
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Strategy within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. 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
Bournemouth +2 3 £45,000 -21.73% 1
Test Strategy
South West

Test Strategy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 (45.45%) Non-Functional Testing
1 5 (45.45%) CA Service Virtualization
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle Database
1 5 (45.45%) nmon
1 5 (45.45%) Performance Tuning
1 5 (45.45%) YourKit
1 5 (45.45%) Dynatrace
1 5 (45.45%) SWIFT
1 5 (45.45%) Management Information System
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
1 5 (45.45%) XML Messaging
1 5 (45.45%) C#
1 5 (45.45%) Java
1 5 (45.45%) .NET
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle
1 5 (45.45%) XML
1 5 (45.45%) Unix
1 5 (45.45%) JMS
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 5 (45.45%) HP
1 5 (45.45%) ISEB
1 5 (45.45%) HP UFT
1 5 (45.45%) LoadRunner
1 5 (45.45%) Middleware
1 5 (45.45%) Banking
1 5 (45.45%) Investment Banking
1 5 (45.45%) Software Testing
1 5 (45.45%) ISTQB
1 5 (45.45%) Degree
1 5 (45.45%) Computer Science

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Dorset 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle Database
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) HP UFT
1 5 (45.45%) LoadRunner
1 5 (45.45%) YourKit
General
1 5 (45.45%) Banking
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
1 5 (45.45%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Lead Tester
1 6 (54.55%) Tester
2 5 (45.45%) .NET Developer
2 5 (45.45%) .NET Software Developer
2 5 (45.45%) C# .NET Developer
2 5 (45.45%) C# Developer
2 5 (45.45%) C# Software Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Non-Functional Tester
2 5 (45.45%) QA Leader
2 5 (45.45%) QA Tester
2 5 (45.45%) Software Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Tester
3 1 (9.09%) Automation Tester
3 1 (9.09%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) .NET
1 5 (45.45%) JMS
1 5 (45.45%) Middleware
1 5 (45.45%) XML
1 5 (45.45%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Computer Science
1 5 (45.45%) Management Information System
1 5 (45.45%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Non-Functional Testing
1 5 (45.45%) Performance Tuning
1 5 (45.45%) Software Testing
1 5 (45.45%) Test Automation
1 5 (45.45%) Wealth Management
2 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (9.09%) Manual Testing
2 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
2 1 (9.09%) UML
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) C#
1 5 (45.45%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Degree
1 5 (45.45%) ISEB
1 5 (45.45%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (45.45%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) CA Service Virtualization
1 5 (45.45%) HP Quality Center
1 5 (45.45%) nmon
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Dynatrace
1 5 (45.45%) HP
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle
Dorset
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + pension, health care, 24 days leave
Posted: 8 days ago