The table below looks at the statistics for Test Strategy skills in IT jobs advertised for the Harrogate region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Strategy over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Strategy
Rank 44 32 30
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -2
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 4 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 1.20% 0.56% 2.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.50% 0.78% 3.36%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 4
Average salary £50,000 £41,000 £26,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.95% +56.19%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Test Strategy
North Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Harrogate
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
267 129 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 79.94% 72.88% 68.98%
Number of salaries quoted 225 110 116
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Test Strategy
Jobs Demand Trend in Harrogate

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

Test Strategy Jobs Demand Trend in Harrogate

Test Strategy
Salary Trend in Harrogate

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

Test Strategy Salary Trend in Harrogate

Test Strategy
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Harrogate

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Harrogate 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%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 4 (100.00%) BDD
2 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Test Management
3 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) ISO 9001
3 1 (25.00%) Domain-Driven Design

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in Harrogate by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Harrogate 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 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Test Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 4 (100.00%) BDD
2 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Test Management
3 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO 9001
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