The table below looks at the statistics for Test Strategy skills in IT jobs advertised for the Salford 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 20 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 1.32% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.59% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.44% -
Test Strategy
Manchester

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Salford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
63 64 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 82.89% 79.01% 79.69%
Number of salaries quoted 49 40 48
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £32,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £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 Salford

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

Test Strategy Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

Test Strategy
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Salford 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%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) System Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

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

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) System Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement