The table below looks at the statistics for Test Strategy skills in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Strategy over the 3 months to 27 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Strategy
Rank 46 66 35
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -31
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 1 3 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 0.30% 0.62% 5.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 0.76% 6.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 14
Median salary £30,500 £22,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+35.55% -43.75%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +5.61%
Test Strategy
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Ipswich region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
295 397 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 88.06% 82.37% 83.14%
Number of salaries quoted 272 361 177
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 Ipswich

The demand trend of job ads across the Ipswich 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 Ipswich

Test Strategy
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Test Strategy Salary Trend in Ipswich

Test Strategy
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for Test Strategy.

1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (50.00%) System Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich 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:

General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) System Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA