The table below looks at the statistics for Test Strategy skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Strategy over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Strategy
Rank - 82 70
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 0 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire - 0.30% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.41% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 1
Average salary - £55,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +46.66%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
Test Strategy
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 South Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
734 736 618
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 86.66% 74.65% 83.51%
Number of salaries quoted 656 586 522
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Test Strategy
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Test Strategy Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Test Strategy
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Test Strategy Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

Test Strategy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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%) Regression Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 2 (66.67%) JIRA
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Management
2 2 (66.67%) Manual Testing
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) VBScript
2 2 (66.67%) VB
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) MS Project
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (66.67%) Toad
2 2 (66.67%) HP UFT
2 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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.

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Toad
1 2 (66.67%) HP UFT
1 2 (66.67%) JIRA
1 2 (66.67%) Selenium
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Test Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) SOAP
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Regression Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Management
2 2 (66.67%) Manual Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
2 2 (66.67%) Test Planning
2 2 (66.67%) People Management
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Release Management
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) VBScript
1 2 (66.67%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
South Yorkshire
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