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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Strategy
Rank - - 75
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 0 0 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire - - 1.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 8
Median salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £48,750 £47,000
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +3.72%
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
664 824 901
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 83.94% 90.25% 83.89%
Number of salaries quoted 470 754 781
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,800 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (80.00%) Test Scripting
3 10 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 10 (66.67%) Software Testing
3 10 (66.67%) ISTQB
3 10 (66.67%) SQL
4 8 (53.33%) Waterfall
5 7 (46.67%) Functional Testing
5 7 (46.67%) Integration Testing
6 5 (33.33%) Performance Testing
6 5 (33.33%) System Testing
6 5 (33.33%) Kanban
6 5 (33.33%) Android
6 5 (33.33%) JIRA
6 5 (33.33%) Smartphone
6 5 (33.33%) TDD
6 5 (33.33%) Data Management
6 5 (33.33%) Management Information System
6 5 (33.33%) Finance
6 5 (33.33%) Bugzilla
6 5 (33.33%) Scrum
6 5 (33.33%) Information Security
6 5 (33.33%) MS Office
6 5 (33.33%) SOAP
6 5 (33.33%) Unix
6 5 (33.33%) Toad
6 5 (33.33%) ISEB
6 5 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
6 5 (33.33%) Resilience Testing
6 5 (33.33%) System Integration 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 (33.33%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Bugzilla
1 5 (33.33%) JIRA
1 5 (33.33%) SoapUI
1 5 (33.33%) Toad
2 2 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Analyst
1 7 (46.67%) Test Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Agile Test Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Software Tester
2 5 (33.33%) Tester
3 3 (20.00%) Test Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) SOAP
2 2 (13.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 5 (33.33%) Mobile App
1 5 (33.33%) Smartphone
2 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Android
1 5 (33.33%) Apple iOS
1 5 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (80.00%) Test Scripting
3 10 (66.67%) Software Testing
3 10 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 8 (53.33%) Waterfall
5 7 (46.67%) Functional Testing
5 7 (46.67%) Integration Testing
6 5 (33.33%) BDD
6 5 (33.33%) Black-Box Testing
6 5 (33.33%) Data Management
6 5 (33.33%) Defect Management
6 5 (33.33%) Exploratory Testing
6 5 (33.33%) Kanban
6 5 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
6 5 (33.33%) Performance Testing
6 5 (33.33%) Resilience Testing
6 5 (33.33%) SDLC
6 5 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
6 5 (33.33%) System Testing
6 5 (33.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (66.67%) ISTQB
2 5 (33.33%) ISEB
2 5 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) QA