The table below looks at the statistics for Test Strategy skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lichfield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Strategy over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Strategy
Rank 17 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lichfield 1.72% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.13% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £32,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -2.17%
Test Strategy
Staffordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Lichfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
47 27 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lichfield 81.03% 87.10% 47.22%
Number of salaries quoted 44 23 17
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +41.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £33,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Test Strategy
Jobs Demand Trend in Lichfield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Strategy across the Lichfield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Strategy Jobs Demand Trend in Lichfield

Test Strategy
Salary Trend in Lichfield

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

Test Strategy Salary Trend in Lichfield

Test Strategy
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Lichfield

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Lichfield 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 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) WinForms
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) MSTest
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Test Planning

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in Lichfield by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Lichfield 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) MSTest
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) WinForms
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft