The table below looks at the statistics for Test Strategy skills in IT jobs advertised for the Norfolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Strategy over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Strategy
Rank 42 52 66
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +14
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 1 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 0.37% 0.25% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% 0.36% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 2
Average salary £29,000 £36,750 £47,775
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.08% -23.07%
UK excluding London average salary £47,250 £45,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -4.25%
Test Strategy
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Norfolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
222 281 397
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 81.92% 70.96% 73.79%
Number of salaries quoted 188 262 318
Average salary £39,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Test Strategy
Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

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

Test Strategy Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

Test Strategy
Salary Trend in Norfolk

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

Test Strategy Salary Trend in Norfolk

Test Strategy
Job Locations in Norfolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Strategy within the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
Norwich +3 1 £29,000 -21.08%
Test Strategy
East of England

Test Strategy
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Norfolk 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 9 (100.00%) QA
2 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (77.78%) Validation
3 7 (77.78%) Release Management
3 7 (77.78%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (77.78%) Test Management
3 7 (77.78%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (77.78%) Functional Testing
3 7 (77.78%) Performance Engineering
4 2 (22.22%) Finance
4 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (22.22%) Programme Management
5 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Manual Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
5 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Norfolk 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.

General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Head of Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Test Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (77.78%) Validation
2 7 (77.78%) Release Management
2 7 (77.78%) User Acceptance Testing
2 7 (77.78%) Test Management
2 7 (77.78%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (77.78%) Functional Testing
2 7 (77.78%) Performance Engineering
3 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (22.22%) Programme Management
4 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
4 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
4 1 (11.11%) Manual Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (100.00%) QA