The table below looks at the statistics for Test Strategy skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Strategy over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Strategy
Rank 122 143 142
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -1
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 35 37 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.36% 1.10% 1.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.51% 1.24% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 35 26 32
Median salary £42,500 £35,750 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.88% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,750 £30,100
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2316 2989 3261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 90.01% 88.80% 90.73%
Number of salaries quoted 2005 2465 2607
Median salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Test Strategy
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of job ads across the Leeds 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 Leeds

Test Strategy
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Test Strategy Salary Trend in Leeds

Test Strategy
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Strategy across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

Test Strategy Salary Histogram in Leeds

Test Strategy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Test Strategy.

1 75 (91.46%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (68.29%) Test Automation
3 55 (67.07%) Test Management
3 55 (67.07%) Selenium
4 54 (65.85%) QA
5 53 (64.63%) Scrum
6 49 (59.76%) Software Testing
6 49 (59.76%) SQL
6 49 (59.76%) Functional Testing
6 49 (59.76%) Software Delivery
7 46 (56.10%) Mentoring
7 46 (56.10%) Oracle
7 46 (56.10%) ISEB
8 44 (53.66%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 44 (53.66%) Defect Tracking
9 43 (52.44%) ISTQB
9 43 (52.44%) Java
10 41 (50.00%) Relational Database
11 40 (48.78%) Waterfall
11 40 (48.78%) Cucumber
11 40 (48.78%) Regression Testing
12 39 (47.56%) Kanban
13 37 (45.12%) Logistics
14 17 (20.73%) Automated Testing
14 17 (20.73%) User Acceptance Testing
15 14 (17.07%) Team Foundation Server
15 14 (17.07%) .NET
16 13 (15.85%) SDLC
17 11 (13.41%) JavaScript
17 11 (13.41%) TDD

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.22%) GeoServer
Business Applications
1 6 (7.32%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (1.22%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.44%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.22%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 6 (7.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.44%) MySQL
3 2 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (2.44%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.22%) GIS
Development Applications
1 55 (67.07%) Selenium
2 40 (48.78%) Cucumber
3 14 (17.07%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (9.76%) Octopus Deploy
4 8 (9.76%) TeamCity
5 7 (8.54%) JIRA
5 7 (8.54%) LoadRunner
5 7 (8.54%) WebDriver
6 4 (4.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (4.88%) Jenkins
6 4 (4.88%) Robot Framework
6 4 (4.88%) SoapUI
7 3 (3.66%) Appium
8 2 (2.44%) Git (software)
8 2 (2.44%) GitLab
9 1 (1.22%) HP UFT
9 1 (1.22%) NUnit
9 1 (1.22%) TestNG
9 1 (1.22%) Zephyr
General
1 11 (13.41%) Finance
2 2 (2.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 46 (56.10%) Test Engineer
2 36 (43.90%) Senior Test Engineer
3 22 (26.83%) Test Manager
4 9 (10.98%) Software Test Engineer
5 8 (9.76%) Test Leader
6 6 (7.32%) Analyst
7 5 (6.10%) Test Team Leader
8 4 (4.88%) ERP Manager
8 4 (4.88%) Test Analyst
8 4 (4.88%) Test Automation Manager
9 3 (3.66%) Consultant
9 3 (3.66%) Test Automation Consultant
9 3 (3.66%) Test Consultant
10 2 (2.44%) C# Developer
10 2 (2.44%) QA Analyst
10 2 (2.44%) Senior Analyst
10 2 (2.44%) Senior Test Analyst
10 2 (2.44%) Systems Test Analyst
10 2 (2.44%) Trainee
10 2 (2.44%) Trainee Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (17.07%) .NET
2 7 (8.54%) Oracle Fusion
3 6 (7.32%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.44%) Django
4 2 (2.44%) REST
5 1 (1.22%) Gherkin
5 1 (1.22%) SOAP
5 1 (1.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.76%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.22%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (91.46%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (68.29%) Test Automation
3 55 (67.07%) Test Management
4 53 (64.63%) Scrum
5 49 (59.76%) Functional Testing
5 49 (59.76%) Software Delivery
5 49 (59.76%) Software Testing
6 46 (56.10%) Mentoring
7 44 (53.66%) Defect Tracking
8 40 (48.78%) Regression Testing
8 40 (48.78%) Waterfall
9 39 (47.56%) Kanban
10 37 (45.12%) Logistics
11 17 (20.73%) Automated Testing
11 17 (20.73%) User Acceptance Testing
12 13 (15.85%) SDLC
13 11 (13.41%) TDD
14 9 (10.98%) Continuous Integration
14 9 (10.98%) E-Commerce
14 9 (10.98%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 49 (59.76%) SQL
2 43 (52.44%) Java
3 11 (13.41%) JavaScript
4 10 (12.20%) C#
5 6 (7.32%) T-SQL
6 3 (3.66%) Python
7 2 (2.44%) PHP
7 2 (2.44%) Ruby
7 2 (2.44%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 46 (56.10%) ISEB
2 44 (53.66%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 43 (52.44%) ISTQB
4 3 (3.66%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (65.85%) QA
Vendors
1 46 (56.10%) Oracle
2 7 (8.54%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.66%) Dynatrace
4 2 (2.44%) Zend
5 1 (1.22%) Salesforce.com
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