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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Strategy over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Strategy
Rank 64 51 -
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 2 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.46% 1.76% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.53% 1.91% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 0
Median salary £43,750 £35,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +1.06%
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
379 367 369
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 86.93% 92.21% 90.89%
Number of salaries quoted 343 293 318
Median salary £42,500 £39,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% -8.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Test Strategy
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

The demand trend of job ads across the Leicester 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 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 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 Leicester region with a requirement for Test Strategy.

1 7 (70.00%) C#
2 6 (60.00%) .NET
2 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (60.00%) MVC
2 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) Web Development
2 6 (60.00%) Compatibility Testing
2 6 (60.00%) Unit Testing
2 6 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (60.00%) OWASP
2 6 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (60.00%) Software Delivery
2 6 (60.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (40.00%) HTML
3 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (40.00%) HTML5
3 4 (40.00%) WinForms
4 3 (30.00%) CSS3
4 3 (30.00%) MSBuild
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (30.00%) Degree
4 3 (30.00%) ReSharper
4 3 (30.00%) Marketing
4 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
4 3 (30.00%) Waterfall
4 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC 2
4 3 (30.00%) T-SQL
4 3 (30.00%) IIS
4 3 (30.00%) CSS

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester 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 3 (30.00%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (30.00%) MSBuild
2 3 (30.00%) ReSharper
3 1 (10.00%) Hudson
3 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (30.00%) Marketing
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 4 (40.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (40.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 4 (40.00%) C# Developer
4 3 (30.00%) .NET Architect
4 3 (30.00%) .NET Software Developer
4 3 (30.00%) Architect
4 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 3 (30.00%) C# Architect
4 3 (30.00%) C# Software Developer
4 3 (30.00%) Senior Developer
4 3 (30.00%) Software Architect
4 3 (30.00%) Software Developer
5 2 (20.00%) Analyst
5 2 (20.00%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (10.00%) QA Tester
6 1 (10.00%) Senior Test Engineer
6 1 (10.00%) Senior Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) .NET
1 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (40.00%) HTML
2 4 (40.00%) HTML5
2 4 (40.00%) WinForms
3 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC 2
3 3 (30.00%) CSS
3 3 (30.00%) CSS3
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (60.00%) Compatibility Testing
1 6 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (60.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
1 6 (60.00%) MVC
1 6 (60.00%) OWASP
1 6 (60.00%) Software Delivery
1 6 (60.00%) Unit Testing
1 6 (60.00%) Web Development
2 3 (30.00%) UML
2 3 (30.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (20.00%) Manual Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (10.00%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) Six Sigma
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) System Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) C#
2 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (30.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) ISEB
2 1 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft