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 24 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Strategy
Rank 52 80 69
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -11
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 5 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.99% 0.14% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.25% 0.16% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 1
Median salary £31,500 £38,000 £24,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.10% +55.10%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £46,500 £43,200
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +7.63%
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
400 619 484
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 79.05% 84.10% 75.51%
Number of salaries quoted 338 545 434
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,125 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 24 June 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 5 (83.33%) QA
2 4 (66.67%) AngularJS
3 3 (50.00%) BDD
3 3 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (50.00%) SDLC
3 3 (50.00%) Protractor
3 3 (50.00%) .NET
3 3 (50.00%) C#
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) TDD
3 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (33.33%) Manual Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) Validation
4 2 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
4 2 (33.33%) Automation Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (16.67%) jQuery
5 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 1 (16.67%) Coaching
5 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
5 1 (16.67%) Java
5 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
5 1 (16.67%) XML

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Force.com
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Protractor
2 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (16.67%) Subversion
2 1 (16.67%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) QA Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Automation Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Automation Tester
2 1 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Lead .NET Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Lead C# Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Lead Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 3 (50.00%) .NET
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (16.67%) jQuery
3 1 (16.67%) JSON
3 1 (16.67%) Visualforce
3 1 (16.67%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) BDD
1 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (50.00%) SDLC
1 3 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (33.33%) Automation Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (33.33%) Manual Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 2 (33.33%) Validation
3 1 (16.67%) Coaching
3 1 (16.67%) Investment Management
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
3 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Apex Code
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (83.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
1 1 (16.67%) Salesforce.com