The table below looks at the statistics for Test Strategy skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Strategy over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Strategy
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 150 164 150
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -14
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 37 52 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.04% 1.16% 1.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.17% 1.31% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 37 34 55
Median salary £42,500 £39,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.59% +5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £33,250 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £75,000
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 West Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3167 3959 4343
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 89.26% 88.41% 89.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2755 3312 3518
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Test Strategy
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the West Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire

Test Strategy
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Test Strategy Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Test Strategy
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Strategy across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

Test Strategy Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Test Strategy
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Strategy within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 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
Leeds +32 35 £42,500 +16.43% 2
Bradford +4 2 £40,000 -
Test Strategy
Yorkshire

Test Strategy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Test Strategy.

1 102 (91.07%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (71.43%) QA
3 71 (63.39%) Test Automation
4 70 (62.50%) Selenium
5 65 (58.04%) Software Testing
6 51 (45.54%) Scrum
6 51 (45.54%) Test Management
7 49 (43.75%) Software Delivery
8 47 (41.96%) SQL
8 47 (41.96%) Waterfall
9 46 (41.07%) Functional Testing
10 45 (40.18%) Mentoring
10 45 (40.18%) ISEB
11 43 (38.39%) Java
11 43 (38.39%) Oracle
12 42 (37.50%) ISTQB
12 42 (37.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 40 (35.71%) Defect Tracking
14 38 (33.93%) Relational Database
14 38 (33.93%) Finance
15 37 (33.04%) Automated Testing
15 37 (33.04%) Cucumber
16 36 (32.14%) Kanban
16 36 (32.14%) Regression Testing
17 34 (30.36%) Logistics
18 32 (28.57%) E-Commerce
19 26 (23.21%) Stakeholder Management
20 25 (22.32%) Retail
21 23 (20.54%) Banking
21 23 (20.54%) Legal

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 (0.89%) GeoServer
Applications
1 1 (0.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (5.36%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.89%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.79%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.89%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (33.93%) Relational Database
2 6 (5.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.79%) MySQL
3 2 (1.79%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (1.79%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.89%) GIS
Development Applications
1 70 (62.50%) Selenium
2 37 (33.04%) Cucumber
3 20 (17.86%) SoapUI
4 15 (13.39%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (9.82%) WebDriver
6 9 (8.04%) Octopus Deploy
6 9 (8.04%) TeamCity
7 6 (5.36%) JIRA
7 6 (5.36%) LoadRunner
8 4 (3.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (3.57%) Jenkins
8 4 (3.57%) Robot Framework
8 4 (3.57%) TestDirector
9 3 (2.68%) Appium
10 2 (1.79%) Git (software)
10 2 (1.79%) GitLab
11 1 (0.89%) HP UFT
11 1 (0.89%) JMeter
11 1 (0.89%) NUnit
11 1 (0.89%) TestNG
General
1 38 (33.93%) Finance
2 25 (22.32%) Retail
3 23 (20.54%) Banking
3 23 (20.54%) Legal
Job Titles
1 58 (51.79%) Test Engineer
2 48 (42.86%) Senior Test Engineer
3 22 (19.64%) Test Manager
4 21 (18.75%) Analyst
5 19 (16.96%) Test Analyst
6 12 (10.71%) Web Analyst
6 12 (10.71%) Web Test Analyst
7 11 (9.82%) Lead Test Analyst
7 11 (9.82%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
7 11 (9.82%) Test Automation Engineer
8 10 (8.93%) Software Test Engineer
9 9 (8.04%) Mobile Test Analyst
10 8 (7.14%) Test Leader
11 6 (5.36%) Consultant
11 6 (5.36%) Test Automation Consultant
11 6 (5.36%) Test Consultant
12 5 (4.46%) Senior Analyst
12 5 (4.46%) Senior Test Analyst
12 5 (4.46%) Test Team Leader
13 4 (3.57%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (14.29%) .NET
2 7 (6.25%) Oracle Fusion
3 6 (5.36%) ASP.NET
4 3 (2.68%) SOAP
5 2 (1.79%) Django
6 1 (0.89%) Gherkin
6 1 (0.89%) REST
6 1 (0.89%) Web Services
6 1 (0.89%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.04%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (3.57%) Mobile App
3 2 (1.79%) Client/Server
4 1 (0.89%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (91.07%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (63.39%) Test Automation
3 65 (58.04%) Software Testing
4 51 (45.54%) Scrum
4 51 (45.54%) Test Management
5 49 (43.75%) Software Delivery
6 47 (41.96%) Waterfall
7 46 (41.07%) Functional Testing
8 45 (40.18%) Mentoring
9 40 (35.71%) Defect Tracking
10 37 (33.04%) Automated Testing
11 36 (32.14%) Kanban
11 36 (32.14%) Regression Testing
12 34 (30.36%) Logistics
13 32 (28.57%) E-Commerce
14 26 (23.21%) Stakeholder Management
15 18 (16.07%) User Acceptance Testing
16 15 (13.39%) Continuous Integration
16 15 (13.39%) Web Testing
17 14 (12.50%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 47 (41.96%) SQL
2 43 (38.39%) Java
3 14 (12.50%) C#
4 13 (11.61%) JavaScript
5 6 (5.36%) T-SQL
6 3 (2.68%) Python
7 2 (1.79%) PHP
7 2 (1.79%) Ruby
7 2 (1.79%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 45 (40.18%) ISEB
2 42 (37.50%) ISTQB
2 42 (37.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (2.68%) Degree
4 1 (0.89%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 80 (71.43%) QA
Vendors
1 43 (38.39%) Oracle
2 7 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 3 (2.68%) Dynatrace
4 2 (1.79%) Zend
5 1 (0.89%) Salesforce.com
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum + £35k
Posted: 2 days ago
Pontefract, West Yorkshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £45k per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Jet2.com
Posted: 5 days ago