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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Strategy over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Strategy
Rank 63 - 82
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 6 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 1.03% - 0.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.18% - 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 7
Median salary £43,750 - £48,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 - £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 - £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +4.39%
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
508 580 775
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 86.84% 87.75% 85.26%
Number of salaries quoted 440 429 620
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Test Strategy
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

The demand trend of job ads across the Dorset region citing Test Strategy as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Strategy across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

Test Strategy Salary Histogram in Dorset

Test Strategy
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Strategy within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 27 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Weymouth - 4 - -
Bournemouth - 1 £25,000 - 1
Poole - 1 £62,500 -
Test Strategy
South West

Test Strategy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, IT jobs citing Test Strategy also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Dorset region with a requirement for Test Strategy.

1 8 (80.00%) Finance
2 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 5 (50.00%) Test Scripting
4 4 (40.00%) Workflow Analysis
4 4 (40.00%) Use Case
4 4 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (40.00%) Retail
4 4 (40.00%) Business Analysis
4 4 (40.00%) Change Management
4 4 (40.00%) GAP Analysis
4 4 (40.00%) Workflow
4 4 (40.00%) ISEB
5 3 (30.00%) LoadRunner
5 3 (30.00%) Non-Functional Testing
6 2 (20.00%) Manual Testing
6 2 (20.00%) CA Service Virtualization
6 2 (20.00%) HP
6 2 (20.00%) QA
6 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
6 2 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (20.00%) HP UFT
6 2 (20.00%) Banking
7 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
7 1 (10.00%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (10.00%) Regression Testing
7 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
7 1 (10.00%) Project Management
7 1 (10.00%) HTML
7 1 (10.00%) PHP

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics AX
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) LoadRunner
2 2 (20.00%) HP UFT
3 1 (10.00%) FogBugz
3 1 (10.00%) Selenium
General
1 8 (80.00%) Finance
2 4 (40.00%) Retail
3 2 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
1 4 (40.00%) Business Analyst
1 4 (40.00%) Business IT Analyst
1 4 (40.00%) IT Analyst
1 4 (40.00%) IT Business Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Test Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Performance Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Performance Test Leader
3 2 (20.00%) Performance Test Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Test Leader
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Automation Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Lead Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Programme Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Software Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Test Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (10.00%) Drools
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
1 1 (10.00%) HTML5
1 1 (10.00%) SOAP
1 1 (10.00%) Symfony
1 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 5 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 4 (40.00%) Business Analysis
3 4 (40.00%) Change Management
3 4 (40.00%) GAP Analysis
3 4 (40.00%) Use Case
3 4 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (40.00%) Workflow
3 4 (40.00%) Workflow Analysis
4 3 (30.00%) Non-Functional Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Manual Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
6 1 (10.00%) Agile Project Management
6 1 (10.00%) Performance Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Regression Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Security Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (10.00%) Test Management
6 1 (10.00%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) CA Service Virtualization
1 2 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
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