The table below looks at the statistics for Test Strategy skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Strategy over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Strategy
England / North East
Rank 65 61 68
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +7
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 7 8 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 1.07% 1.33% 1.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.26% 1.49% 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 12
Median salary £53,750 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+34.37% -5.88%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.17%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
555 537 589
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 84.99% 89.20% 87.39%
Number of salaries quoted 452 477 500
Median salary £36,750 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.12% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £58,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Test Strategy
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of job ads across the North East 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 the North East

Test Strategy
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Test Strategy Salary Trend in the North East

Test Strategy
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Strategy across the North East region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

Test Strategy Salary Histogram in the North East

Test Strategy
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Strategy within the North East region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. 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 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
Durham +8 5 £75,000 -
Tyne and Wear -4 2 £32,500 -18.75% 2
Test Strategy
England

Test Strategy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 North East region with a requirement for Test Strategy.

1 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (66.67%) QA
2 4 (44.44%) SAP
2 4 (44.44%) Project Management
3 3 (33.33%) Java
3 3 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 3 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Functional Testing
4 2 (22.22%) User Stories
4 2 (22.22%) Line Management
4 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (22.22%) People Management
4 2 (22.22%) Performance Management
4 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
4 2 (22.22%) Performance Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Integration Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (22.22%) SAP IS-U
4 2 (22.22%) Data Management
4 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
4 2 (22.22%) Supplier Management
4 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (22.22%) Web Services
4 2 (22.22%) ITIL
4 2 (22.22%) CRM
4 2 (22.22%) SAP Certification
4 2 (22.22%) SAP BW
4 2 (22.22%) Quality Management
4 2 (22.22%) Process Management

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 1 (11.11%) CMS
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) SAP IS-U
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SAP BW
2 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) SAP Manager
1 4 (44.44%) SAP Test Manager
1 4 (44.44%) Test Manager
2 3 (33.33%) Tester
3 2 (22.22%) Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Quality Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Test Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Test Leader
4 1 (11.11%) Automation Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Junior
4 1 (11.11%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Junior Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) QA Automation Tester
4 1 (11.11%) QA Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Selenium Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) Web Services
2 1 (11.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Project Management
3 3 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 3 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (22.22%) CRM
4 2 (22.22%) Data Management
4 2 (22.22%) Integration Testing
4 2 (22.22%) ITIL
4 2 (22.22%) Line Management
4 2 (22.22%) People Management
4 2 (22.22%) Performance Management
4 2 (22.22%) Performance Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (22.22%) Supplier Management
4 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
4 2 (22.22%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) C#
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) SAP
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