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

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Strategy
Rank 48 63 84
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +21
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 5 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.06% 0.53% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.25% 0.61% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 1
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -2.43%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%
Test Strategy
South 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 Sheffield region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
399 492 733
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 84.53% 87.08% 91.85%
Number of salaries quoted 352 421 641
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Test Strategy
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

The demand trend of job ads across the Sheffield 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 Sheffield

Test Strategy
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Test Strategy Salary Trend in Sheffield

Test Strategy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for Test Strategy.

1 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (53.85%) Regression Testing
2 7 (53.85%) BDD
2 7 (53.85%) Test Planning
3 6 (46.15%) Automated Testing
3 6 (46.15%) Selenium
4 5 (38.46%) Capacity Management
4 5 (38.46%) Automation Testing
4 5 (38.46%) QA
4 5 (38.46%) Coaching
5 4 (30.77%) Finance
6 3 (23.08%) Test Scripting
6 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (23.08%) Manual Testing
6 3 (23.08%) TDD
6 3 (23.08%) SQL
6 3 (23.08%) Protractor
6 3 (23.08%) AngularJS
7 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
7 2 (15.38%) Test Automation
7 2 (15.38%) SDLC
7 2 (15.38%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (15.38%) .NET
7 2 (15.38%) C#
7 2 (15.38%) HP
7 2 (15.38%) HP UFT
7 2 (15.38%) Validation
7 2 (15.38%) Software Testing
8 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
8 1 (7.69%) Data Migration

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Selenium
2 3 (23.08%) Protractor
3 2 (15.38%) HP UFT
4 1 (7.69%) eggPlant
4 1 (7.69%) LoadRunner
4 1 (7.69%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Analyst
1 5 (38.46%) Test Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Financial Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Lead Test Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) QA Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Automation Tester
4 2 (15.38%) Test Manager
4 2 (15.38%) Tester
5 1 (7.69%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Leader
5 1 (7.69%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) AngularJS
2 2 (15.38%) .NET
3 1 (7.69%) Behat
3 1 (7.69%) Hibernate
3 1 (7.69%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (53.85%) BDD
2 7 (53.85%) Regression Testing
2 7 (53.85%) Test Planning
3 6 (46.15%) Automated Testing
4 5 (38.46%) Automation Testing
4 5 (38.46%) Capacity Management
4 5 (38.46%) Coaching
5 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (23.08%) Manual Testing
5 3 (23.08%) TDD
5 3 (23.08%) Test Scripting
6 2 (15.38%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (15.38%) SDLC
6 2 (15.38%) Software Testing
6 2 (15.38%) Test Automation
6 2 (15.38%) Validation
7 1 (7.69%) Load Testing
7 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
7 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) C#
3 1 (7.69%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) HP
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Salary: excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: 26 days ago
Sheffield
Sky Betting & Gaming
Salary: Competitive + Excellent benefits (Healthcare, Pension, free Sky + HD and Broadband)
Posted: 26 days ago