The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Leicester region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Strategy
Rank 61 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.18% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £26,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
447 302 358
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 81.57% 81.62% 76.17%
Number of salaries quoted 384 258 285
Average salary £41,500 £38,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.21% +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Test Strategy
Leicestershire

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 16 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) ISEB
1 3 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Test Management
2 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 2 (66.67%) TestDirector
2 2 (66.67%) VBScript
2 2 (66.67%) VB
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) System Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 2 (66.67%) TestDirector
2 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Management
2 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) System Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) VBScript
2 2 (66.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) ISEB
1 3 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA