The table below looks at the statistics for Test Strategy skills in IT jobs advertised for the North Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Strategy over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Strategy
Rank 66 - 85
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 5 0 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 0.68% - 0.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.81% - 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 6
Median salary £35,000 - £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
Test Strategy
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
616 856 927
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 84.27% 90.20% 82.84%
Number of salaries quoted 446 790 767
Median salary £41,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £50,000 £69,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Test Strategy
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Test Strategy
Salary Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Test Strategy Salary Trend in North Yorkshire

Test Strategy
Job Locations in North Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
York - 3 £35,000 -
Middlesbrough - 1 £31,500 -
Thirsk - 1 £32,500 -
Test Strategy
Yorkshire

Test Strategy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Test Strategy.

1 17 (94.44%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (72.22%) Test Scripting
3 11 (61.11%) Software Testing
3 11 (61.11%) ISTQB
3 11 (61.11%) User Acceptance Testing
3 11 (61.11%) SQL
4 10 (55.56%) Waterfall
5 8 (44.44%) Integration Testing
6 7 (38.89%) Functional Testing
7 6 (33.33%) Unix
7 6 (33.33%) Toad
7 6 (33.33%) SOAP
7 6 (33.33%) TDD
7 6 (33.33%) Data Management
7 6 (33.33%) Management Information System
7 6 (33.33%) Finance
7 6 (33.33%) Bugzilla
7 6 (33.33%) Scrum
7 6 (33.33%) Information Security
7 6 (33.33%) Smartphone
7 6 (33.33%) Performance Testing
7 6 (33.33%) JIRA
7 6 (33.33%) BDD
7 6 (33.33%) Apple iOS
7 6 (33.33%) SoapUI
7 6 (33.33%) System Testing
7 6 (33.33%) Kanban
7 6 (33.33%) Android
7 6 (33.33%) Mobile App
7 6 (33.33%) Resilience Testing

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire 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:

Applications
1 5 (27.78%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Bugzilla
1 6 (33.33%) JIRA
1 6 (33.33%) SoapUI
1 6 (33.33%) Toad
2 2 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Analyst
1 7 (38.89%) Test Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) Software Tester
2 6 (33.33%) Tester
3 5 (27.78%) Agile Test Analyst
3 5 (27.78%) Test Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) SOAP
2 2 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 6 (33.33%) Mobile App
1 6 (33.33%) Smartphone
2 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Android
1 6 (33.33%) Apple iOS
1 6 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (94.44%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (72.22%) Test Scripting
3 11 (61.11%) Software Testing
3 11 (61.11%) User Acceptance Testing
4 10 (55.56%) Waterfall
5 8 (44.44%) Integration Testing
6 7 (38.89%) Functional Testing
7 6 (33.33%) BDD
7 6 (33.33%) Data Management
7 6 (33.33%) Defect Management
7 6 (33.33%) Information Security
7 6 (33.33%) Kanban
7 6 (33.33%) Performance Testing
7 6 (33.33%) Resilience Testing
7 6 (33.33%) Scrum
7 6 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
7 6 (33.33%) System Testing
7 6 (33.33%) TDD
8 5 (27.78%) Exploratory Testing
8 5 (27.78%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 11 (61.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (61.11%) ISTQB
2 5 (27.78%) ISEB
2 5 (27.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (27.78%) QA