The table below looks at the statistics for Test Strategy skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Strategy over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Strategy
Rank - 65 64
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 0 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire - 0.47% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.63% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 1
Average salary - £25,000 £55,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -54.95%
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.44% -
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 Staffordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
566 480 404
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 78.18% 74.88% 81.29%
Number of salaries quoted 447 399 321
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Test Strategy
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Test Strategy Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Test Strategy
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Test Strategy Salary Trend in Staffordshire