The first table below looks at the demand for Test Strategy skills in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Strategy over the 3 months to 24 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 Halifax region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Strategy
Rank 22 25 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 15 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 7.18% 0.76% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.04% 0.93% -
Number of salaries quoted 15 0 0
Average salary £32,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.23% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
166 107 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 79.43% 81.68% 79.80%
Number of salaries quoted 153 86 110
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £24,550 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £46,800
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Test Strategy
West Yorkshire

Test Strategy
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

Test Strategy Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

Test Strategy
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

Test Strategy Salary Trend in Halifax

Test Strategy
Salary Histogram in Halifax

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Strategy across the Halifax region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

Test Strategy Salary Histogram in Halifax

Test Strategy
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 24 (100.00%) QA
2 23 (95.83%) Test Scripting
3 22 (91.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 21 (87.50%) XML
4 21 (87.50%) Regression Testing
5 20 (83.33%) Web Services
6 17 (70.83%) SOAP
6 17 (70.83%) Automated Testing
7 16 (66.67%) Project Management
8 6 (25.00%) Software Testing
9 5 (20.83%) SQL
9 5 (20.83%) ISEB
9 5 (20.83%) Automation Testing
10 2 (8.33%) SoapUI
10 2 (8.33%) Finance
11 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
11 1 (4.17%) Risk Management
11 1 (4.17%) Financial Institution
11 1 (4.17%) QuickTest Pro
11 1 (4.17%) LoadRunner
11 1 (4.17%) .NET
11 1 (4.17%) Non-Functional Testing
11 1 (4.17%) Performance Testing
11 1 (4.17%) Product Management

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 2 (8.33%) SoapUI
2 1 (4.17%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (4.17%) LoadRunner
General
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 15 (62.50%) Test Engineer
1 15 (62.50%) Senior Test Engineer
2 6 (25.00%) Analyst
2 6 (25.00%) Test Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Lead Test Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Test Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Test Leader
5 1 (4.17%) Head of Testing
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (87.50%) XML
2 20 (83.33%) Web Services
3 17 (70.83%) SOAP
4 1 (4.17%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (95.83%) Test Scripting
2 22 (91.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 21 (87.50%) Regression Testing
4 17 (70.83%) Automated Testing
5 16 (66.67%) Project Management
6 6 (25.00%) Software Testing
7 5 (20.83%) Automation Testing
8 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (4.17%) Risk Management
8 1 (4.17%) Non-Functional Testing
8 1 (4.17%) Performance Testing
8 1 (4.17%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.83%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (100.00%) QA
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago