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

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Strategy
Rank 25 33 32
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -1
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 2 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 1.31% 3.26% 1.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.38% 3.78% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 2
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -2.70%
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -2.17%
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Hertfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Stevenage
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
84 185 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 54.90% 86.05% 75.53%
Number of salaries quoted 62 132 106
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Test Strategy
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

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

Test Strategy Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

Test Strategy
Salary Trend in Stevenage

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

Test Strategy Salary Trend in Stevenage

Test Strategy
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Stevenage 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 2 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) LTE
2 1 (50.00%) Line Management
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) WCDMA
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) LabWindows
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Stevenage 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) LabWindows
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) WCDMA
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
1 1 (50.00%) LTE
General
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree