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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Strategy over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Strategy
Rank - 78 -
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 0 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire - 0.29% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.36% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
736 557 636
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 83.73% 80.49% 77.37%
Number of salaries quoted 625 494 532
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 £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 21 August 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%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (66.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (50.00%) VBScript
3 3 (50.00%) VB
3 3 (50.00%) TestDirector
3 3 (50.00%) Regression Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 3 (50.00%) QA
3 3 (50.00%) Test Management
3 3 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 3 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
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%) ISTQB
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%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
5 1 (16.67%) System Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Test Automation

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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%) Regression Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Test Management
2 3 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (33.33%) Quality Management
3 2 (33.33%) MVC
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
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