The table below looks at the statistics for Test Strategy skills in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Strategy over the 3 months to 2 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Strategy
Rank 60 73 59
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -14
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 5 4 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 0.89% 0.60% 3.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.02% 0.72% 3.64%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 14
Median salary £19,000 £22,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.55% -43.75%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
Test Strategy
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
491 556 412
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 87.21% 83.48% 85.83%
Number of salaries quoted 459 501 333
Median salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Test Strategy
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

The demand trend of job ads across the Suffolk region citing Test Strategy as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Strategy Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Test Strategy
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Test Strategy Salary Trend in Suffolk

Test Strategy
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Strategy across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 2 July 2016.

Test Strategy Salary Histogram in Suffolk

Test Strategy
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Strategy within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 2 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Woodbridge - 4 £19,000 -
Ipswich +20 1 £30,500 +35.55%
Test Strategy
East of England

Test Strategy
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 2 July 2016, IT jobs citing Test Strategy also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Suffolk region with a requirement for Test Strategy.

1 6 (85.71%) QA
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Data Analytics
2 5 (71.43%) Analytics
2 5 (71.43%) Telecoms
2 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) SDLC
3 2 (28.57%) ISEB
3 2 (28.57%) Automated Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
4 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing
4 1 (14.29%) System Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Finance
4 1 (14.29%) C#
4 1 (14.29%) SQL

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
General
1 5 (71.43%) Telecoms
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Analyst
2 5 (71.43%) Service Analyst
2 5 (71.43%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Analytics
2 5 (71.43%) Data Analytics
3 2 (28.57%) Automated Testing
3 2 (28.57%) SDLC
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 1 (14.29%) System Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C#
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (85.71%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft