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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Strategy
Rank 70 85 86
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +1
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 5 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.66% 0.23% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.77% 0.26% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 1
Average salary £40,000 £28,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.35% -50.43%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
651 782 820
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 85.55% 90.40% 87.79%
Number of salaries quoted 535 667 654
Average salary £40,000 £36,800 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Strategy within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016. 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
Sheffield +14 5 £40,000 +40.35%
Test Strategy
Yorkshire

Test Strategy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 4 (80.00%) Scrum
2 3 (60.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (20.00%) TeamCity
3 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (20.00%) Force.com
3 1 (20.00%) Visualforce
3 1 (20.00%) Apex Code
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (20.00%) BDD
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Subversion
3 1 (20.00%) JSON
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Security Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Investment Management
3 1 (20.00%) Financial Institution

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Force.com
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (20.00%) Subversion
1 1 (20.00%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Lead Tester
1 4 (80.00%) Software Tester
1 4 (80.00%) Tester
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Lead .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Lead C# Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Lead Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (20.00%) jQuery
1 1 (20.00%) JSON
1 1 (20.00%) Visualforce
1 1 (20.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Scrum
2 3 (60.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) BDD
3 1 (20.00%) Coaching
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Investment Management
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) Security Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Apex Code
1 1 (20.00%) C#
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle
1 1 (20.00%) Salesforce.com