The table below looks at the statistics for Test Strategy skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Strategy over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Strategy
North East / Tyne and Wear
Rank 57 62 58
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 2 5 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.43% 1.10% 2.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.51% 1.21% 2.98%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 13
Median salary £34,217 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.45% -5.88%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
391 412 503
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 85.00% 90.35% 87.48%
Number of salaries quoted 355 367 440
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £38,875
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +2.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £28,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £61,215 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Test Strategy
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

The demand trend of job ads across the Tyne and Wear 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 Tyne and Wear

Test Strategy
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Test Strategy Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

Test Strategy
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Strategy within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +6 2 £34,217 -14.45% 1
Test Strategy
North East

Test Strategy
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Test Strategy.

1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
1 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Validation
1 1 (33.33%) CMS
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) QA
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
1 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
1 1 (33.33%) Critical Success Factor
1 1 (33.33%) SDLC
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) .NET

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Test Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Business Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Junior
3 1 (33.33%) Junior Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Junior Test Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Selenium Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (33.33%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Critical Success Factor
1 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) SDLC
1 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
1 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
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