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 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Strategy
Rank 46 62 75
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +13
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 8 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 2.23% 0.46% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.71% 0.56% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 2
Median salary £49,500 £34,418 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+43.82% +5.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £34,084 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £34,752 £37,700
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +6.81%
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
295 359 528
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 82.17% 82.15% 89.95%
Number of salaries quoted 257 305 453
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £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 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
Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Strategy across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

Test Strategy Salary Histogram in Leicester

Test Strategy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 25 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 Leicester region with a requirement for Test Strategy.

1 15 (88.24%) C#
2 14 (82.35%) .NET
2 14 (82.35%) ASP.NET
2 14 (82.35%) MVC
2 14 (82.35%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (76.47%) Unit Testing
3 13 (76.47%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
4 12 (70.59%) Software Delivery
4 12 (70.59%) Compatibility Testing
4 12 (70.59%) OWASP
4 12 (70.59%) Web Development
5 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (47.06%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (41.18%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (41.18%) HTML5
6 7 (41.18%) WinForms
6 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
6 7 (41.18%) HTML
7 6 (35.29%) IIS
7 6 (35.29%) CSS
7 6 (35.29%) UML
7 6 (35.29%) T-SQL
7 6 (35.29%) Waterfall
7 6 (35.29%) PowerShell
7 6 (35.29%) Degree
7 6 (35.29%) ReSharper
7 6 (35.29%) CSS3
7 6 (35.29%) MSBuild
7 6 (35.29%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET MVC 2

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 6 (35.29%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
2 6 (35.29%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (47.06%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (35.29%) MSBuild
2 6 (35.29%) ReSharper
3 1 (5.88%) Hudson
3 1 (5.88%) JMeter
3 1 (5.88%) LoadRunner
General
1 4 (23.53%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Developer
2 8 (47.06%) Architect
2 8 (47.06%) Software Architect
3 6 (35.29%) .NET Developer
4 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (29.41%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (29.41%) C# Architect
4 5 (29.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (29.41%) C# Developer
4 5 (29.41%) Senior Developer
5 4 (23.53%) .NET Architect
5 4 (23.53%) .NET Software Developer
5 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 4 (23.53%) C# Software Developer
5 4 (23.53%) Software Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Senior .NET Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Senior Web Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Web Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Software Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (82.35%) .NET
1 14 (82.35%) ASP.NET
2 7 (41.18%) ASP.NET MVC
2 7 (41.18%) HTML
2 7 (41.18%) HTML5
2 7 (41.18%) WinForms
3 6 (35.29%) CSS
3 6 (35.29%) CSS3
4 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET MVC 2
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) Continuous Integration
1 14 (82.35%) MVC
2 13 (76.47%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
2 13 (76.47%) Unit Testing
3 12 (70.59%) Compatibility Testing
3 12 (70.59%) OWASP
3 12 (70.59%) Software Delivery
3 12 (70.59%) Web Development
4 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (35.29%) UML
5 6 (35.29%) Waterfall
6 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
7 1 (5.88%) Automated Testing
7 1 (5.88%) Manual Testing
7 1 (5.88%) Open Source
7 1 (5.88%) Project Management
7 1 (5.88%) Software Testing
7 1 (5.88%) Supplier Management
7 1 (5.88%) System Testing
7 1 (5.88%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 15 (88.24%) C#
2 6 (35.29%) PowerShell
2 6 (35.29%) T-SQL
3 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) Degree
2 2 (11.76%) ISEB
3 1 (5.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) HP