The table below looks at the statistics for Test Strategy skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Strategy over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Strategy
Rank 57 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.26% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £40,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -7.21%
Test Strategy
Leicestershire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
342 388 282
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 87.69% 84.90% 84.68%
Number of salaries quoted 292 348 224
Average salary £43,401 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.21% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £28,150 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Test Strategy
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

Test Strategy Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Test Strategy
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Test Strategy Salary Trend in Leicester

Test Strategy
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Management
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VBScript
2 1 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) TestDirector
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (50.00%) QA

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 1 (50.00%) TestDirector
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Test Leader
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (50.00%) Test Management
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VBScript
1 1 (50.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) SAP