The table below looks at the statistics for Test Strategy skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Strategy over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Strategy
Rank 80 71 91
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +20
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 1 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.13% 0.84% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.98% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 2
Median salary £30,000 £34,836 £26,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.88% +32.70%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
Test Strategy
East Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
626 613 844
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 84.48% 85.97% 87.46%
Number of salaries quoted 528 508 731
Median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,300 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £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 Leicestershire

The demand trend of job ads across the Leicestershire 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 Leicestershire

Test Strategy
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Test Strategy Salary Trend in Leicestershire

Test Strategy
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Strategy within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester -11 1 £30,000 -13.88% 1
Test Strategy
East Midlands

Test Strategy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

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

1 15 (93.75%) C#
2 14 (87.50%) .NET
2 14 (87.50%) ASP.NET
2 14 (87.50%) MVC
2 14 (87.50%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (81.25%) Unit Testing
3 13 (81.25%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
4 12 (75.00%) Compatibility Testing
4 12 (75.00%) OWASP
4 12 (75.00%) Web Development
4 12 (75.00%) Software Delivery
5 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (43.75%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (43.75%) HTML5
6 7 (43.75%) WinForms
6 7 (43.75%) SQL Server
6 7 (43.75%) HTML
7 6 (37.50%) IIS
7 6 (37.50%) CSS
7 6 (37.50%) UML
7 6 (37.50%) T-SQL
7 6 (37.50%) Waterfall
7 6 (37.50%) CSS3
7 6 (37.50%) MSBuild
7 6 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (37.50%) Degree
7 6 (37.50%) ReSharper
7 6 (37.50%) PowerShell
8 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET MVC 2

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 (37.50%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) SQL Server
2 6 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (37.50%) MSBuild
2 6 (37.50%) ReSharper
3 1 (6.25%) Hudson
General
1 4 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Developer
2 8 (50.00%) Architect
2 8 (50.00%) Software Architect
3 6 (37.50%) .NET Developer
4 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (31.25%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (31.25%) C# Architect
4 5 (31.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (31.25%) C# Developer
4 5 (31.25%) Senior Developer
5 4 (25.00%) .NET Architect
5 4 (25.00%) .NET Software Developer
5 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 4 (25.00%) C# Software Developer
5 4 (25.00%) Software Developer
6 2 (12.50%) Senior .NET Developer
6 2 (12.50%) Senior Web Developer
6 2 (12.50%) Web Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Analyst
7 1 (6.25%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (87.50%) .NET
1 14 (87.50%) ASP.NET
2 7 (43.75%) ASP.NET MVC
2 7 (43.75%) HTML
2 7 (43.75%) HTML5
2 7 (43.75%) WinForms
3 6 (37.50%) CSS
3 6 (37.50%) CSS3
4 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET MVC 2
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Continuous Integration
1 14 (87.50%) MVC
2 13 (81.25%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
2 13 (81.25%) Unit Testing
3 12 (75.00%) Compatibility Testing
3 12 (75.00%) OWASP
3 12 (75.00%) Software Delivery
3 12 (75.00%) Web Development
4 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (37.50%) UML
5 6 (37.50%) Waterfall
6 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
7 1 (6.25%) Automated Testing
7 1 (6.25%) Manual Testing
7 1 (6.25%) Project Management
7 1 (6.25%) SDLC
7 1 (6.25%) Software Testing
7 1 (6.25%) System Testing
7 1 (6.25%) Test Scripting
7 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) C#
2 6 (37.50%) PowerShell
2 6 (37.50%) T-SQL
3 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) ISEB
2 1 (6.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA