The table below looks at the statistics for Test Strategy skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Strategy over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Strategy
Rank 97 84 95
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +11
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 8 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 0.61% 0.24% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.78% 0.29% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 2
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +3.26%
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £45,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+4.44% -2.17%
Test Strategy
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
East Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1022 692 756
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 78.43% 84.18% 70.72%
Number of salaries quoted 880 614 679
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Test Strategy
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

Test Strategy Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Test Strategy
Salary Trend in East Sussex

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

Test Strategy Salary Trend in East Sussex

Test Strategy
Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Strategy within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 23 September 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
Brighton -10 8 £40,000 -15.78%
Test Strategy
South East

Test Strategy
Top 18 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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 (75.00%) ISEB
1 6 (75.00%) ISTQB
2 5 (62.50%) QuickTest Pro
2 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) VBScript
2 5 (62.50%) VB
2 5 (62.50%) Web Services
2 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Selenium
2 5 (62.50%) WebDriver
2 5 (62.50%) Selenium IDE
3 4 (50.00%) Scrum
3 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (37.50%) Automated Testing
4 3 (37.50%) QA
4 3 (37.50%) Black-Box Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Manual Testing

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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.

Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) QuickTest Pro
1 5 (62.50%) Selenium
1 5 (62.50%) WebDriver
1 5 (62.50%) Selenium IDE
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Analyst
1 8 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 5 (62.50%) Lead Test Analyst
2 5 (62.50%) Automation Test Analyst
2 5 (62.50%) Automation Analyst
3 3 (37.50%) Tester
3 3 (37.50%) Software Test Analyst
3 3 (37.50%) Manual Test Analyst
3 3 (37.50%) Manual Tester
3 3 (37.50%) QA Test Analyst
3 3 (37.50%) QA Analyst
4 2 (25.00%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Scrum
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Automated Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Manual Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Black-Box Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
1 5 (62.50%) VBScript
1 5 (62.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) ISEB
1 6 (75.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) QA
East Sussex
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