The table below looks at the statistics for Test Strategy skills in IT jobs advertised for the North Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Strategy over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Strategy
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
Test Strategy
Wales

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 Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
47 33 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 88.68% 51.56% 61.11%
Number of salaries quoted 29 29 26
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +22.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,641 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Test Strategy
Jobs Demand Trend in North Wales

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

Test Strategy Jobs Demand Trend in North Wales

Test Strategy
Salary Trend in North Wales

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

Test Strategy Salary Trend in North Wales

Test Strategy
Top 6 Related IT Skills in North Wales

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the North Wales 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%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Black-Box Testing
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in North Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the North Wales 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Black-Box Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification