The first table below looks at the demand for Test Strategy skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stirling region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Strategy over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Stirling region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Strategy
Rank 17 - 21
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 6 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 5.26% - 1.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.12% - 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £45,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Processes & Methodologies Category
Stirling
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
98 37 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 85.96% 86.05% 84.51%
Number of salaries quoted 52 25 46
Average salary £43,500 £47,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.42% +30.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £37,500 £27,949
10% offered a salary of more than £63,850 £60,000 £110,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Test Strategy
Scotland

Test Strategy
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

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

Test Strategy Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

Test Strategy
Salary Trend in Stirling

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

Test Strategy Salary Trend in Stirling

Test Strategy
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Stirling 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 6 (100.00%) Regression Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (83.33%) QuickTest Pro
2 5 (83.33%) Test Management
2 5 (83.33%) Test Scripting
2 5 (83.33%) System Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Test Automation
2 5 (83.33%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Legal
4 1 (16.67%) Business Transformation
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Management
4 1 (16.67%) Management Information System

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Stirling 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Test Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Test Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Regression Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Test Management
2 5 (83.33%) Test Scripting
2 5 (83.33%) System Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (16.67%) Business Transformation
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Management
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) HP Quality Center