The table below looks at the statistics for Test Strategy skills in IT jobs advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Strategy over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Strategy
Rank 29 - 31
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 3 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 2.01% - 0.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.88% - 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -2.17%
Test Strategy
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
104 109 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 69.80% 76.22% 61.74%
Number of salaries quoted 72 56 57
Average salary £35,000 £29,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.68% -18.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £21,586 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £78,250 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Test Strategy
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

Test Strategy Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

Test Strategy
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

Test Strategy Salary Trend in Shropshire

Test Strategy
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Strategy within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
Telford - 3 - -
Test Strategy
West Midlands

Test Strategy
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 3 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) webMethods
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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.

Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) webMethods Developer
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) webMethods