The table below looks at the statistics for Test Strategy skills in IT jobs advertised for the Norwich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Strategy over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Strategy
Rank 39 48 58
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +10
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 1 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norwich 0.48% 0.33% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.56% 0.44% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 2
Average salary £29,000 £36,750 £47,775
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.08% -23.07%
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.44% -
Test Strategy
Norfolk

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Norwich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
177 226 323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norwich 85.10% 74.59% 75.64%
Number of salaries quoted 147 212 256
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Test Strategy
Jobs Demand Trend in Norwich

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

Test Strategy Jobs Demand Trend in Norwich

Test Strategy
Salary Trend in Norwich

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

Test Strategy Salary Trend in Norwich

Test Strategy
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Norwich

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Norwich 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 8 (100.00%) QA
2 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (75.00%) Release Management
3 6 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 6 (75.00%) Test Management
3 6 (75.00%) Validation
3 6 (75.00%) Functional Testing
3 6 (75.00%) Performance Engineering
4 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Finance
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
4 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
4 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in Norwich by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Norwich 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.

General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Head of Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Test Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) Validation
2 6 (75.00%) Release Management
2 6 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (75.00%) Test Management
2 6 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (75.00%) Functional Testing
2 6 (75.00%) Performance Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
3 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
3 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (100.00%) QA