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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Strategy over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Strategy
Rank 86 81 85
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 8 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 0.72% 0.13% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.94% 0.16% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 4
Average salary £50,000 £41,000 £26,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.95% +56.19%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
854 626 717
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 76.94% 81.51% 73.92%
Number of salaries quoted 702 445 575
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,700 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Test Strategy
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Strategy across the North Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in North Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Strategy across the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Test Strategy Salary Histogram in North Yorkshire

Test Strategy
Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Strategy within the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 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
Harrogate -15 5 £50,000 +21.95% 1
York - 2 £28,500 - 1
Test Strategy
Yorkshire

Test Strategy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Test Automation
2 5 (62.50%) Waterfall
2 5 (62.50%) BDD
3 4 (50.00%) Test Management
3 4 (50.00%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (25.00%) JMeter
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) JIRA
4 2 (25.00%) QA
4 2 (25.00%) Performance Testing
4 2 (25.00%) eggPlant
5 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (12.50%) Automation Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Selenium
5 1 (12.50%) Usability Testing
5 1 (12.50%) TDD
5 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (12.50%) Domain-Driven Design
5 1 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (12.50%) Open Source
5 1 (12.50%) Video on Demand
5 1 (12.50%) HP
5 1 (12.50%) ISEB
5 1 (12.50%) QuickTest Pro

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the North Yorkshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) IIS
1 1 (12.50%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) JMeter
1 2 (25.00%) JIRA
1 2 (25.00%) eggPlant
2 1 (12.50%) Selenium
2 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (12.50%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Test Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Automation Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Software Team Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Test Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Test Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Test Team Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Test Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Team Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (12.50%) Open Source
1 1 (12.50%) Video on Demand
1 1 (12.50%) Replication
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Test Automation
2 5 (62.50%) Waterfall
2 5 (62.50%) BDD
3 4 (50.00%) Test Management
4 2 (25.00%) Performance Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Automation Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Usability Testing
5 1 (12.50%) TDD
5 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (12.50%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) HP
York
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Posted: 2 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
North Yorkshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Posted: 7 days ago