The first table below looks at the demand for Test Strategy skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Strategy over the 3 months to 29 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 Leicestershire region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Strategy
Rank 88 80 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.10% 0.15% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.19% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £26,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.23% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
786 518 650
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 81.79% 76.85% 78.88%
Number of salaries quoted 675 453 544
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,300
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,089 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Test Strategy
East Midlands

Test Strategy
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Strategy across the Leicestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Strategy within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester - 1 £26,000 -
Test Strategy
East Midlands

Test Strategy
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 6 (100.00%) ISEB
2 4 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (50.00%) Test Management
3 3 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 3 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (50.00%) VBScript
3 3 (50.00%) VB
3 3 (50.00%) QA
3 3 (50.00%) TestDirector
3 3 (50.00%) Software Testing
4 2 (33.33%) ISTQB
4 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (33.33%) .NET
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) Quality Management
4 2 (33.33%) MVC
4 2 (33.33%) SaaS
4 2 (33.33%) Mocha
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Testing
4 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
5 1 (16.67%) System Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) TestDirector
1 3 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (33.33%) Mocha
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Test Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Software Tester
2 2 (33.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
1 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
1 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Test Management
2 3 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Quality Management
3 2 (33.33%) MVC
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
4 1 (16.67%) System Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) VBScript
2 3 (50.00%) VB
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) ISEB
2 4 (66.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (33.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft