The table below looks at the statistics for Test Strategy skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Strategy over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Strategy
England / Yorkshire
Rank 181 190 179
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -11
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 41 64 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.79% 0.99% 1.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.88% 1.14% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 41 45 59
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £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 Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4636 5638 6478
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 89.55% 87.63% 89.22%
Number of salaries quoted 3967 4698 5308
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Test Strategy
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the 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 Yorkshire

Test Strategy
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Test Strategy Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Test Strategy
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Strategy across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

Test Strategy Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Test Strategy
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 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
West Yorkshire +18 38 £42,500 +8.97% 4
North Yorkshire +8 2 £27,000 -16.27%
South Yorkshire +2 1 £42,500 +6.25%
Test Strategy
England

Test Strategy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Test Strategy.

1 107 (91.45%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (70.09%) QA
3 72 (61.54%) Selenium
3 72 (61.54%) Test Automation
4 65 (55.56%) Software Testing
5 51 (43.59%) Test Management
6 50 (42.74%) Scrum
7 49 (41.88%) Waterfall
7 49 (41.88%) Software Delivery
8 48 (41.03%) SQL
9 46 (39.32%) Functional Testing
10 45 (38.46%) Mentoring
10 45 (38.46%) ISEB
11 43 (36.75%) Java
11 43 (36.75%) Oracle
12 42 (35.90%) ISTQB
12 42 (35.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 41 (35.04%) Defect Tracking
13 41 (35.04%) Automated Testing
13 41 (35.04%) Regression Testing
13 41 (35.04%) Finance
14 38 (32.48%) Relational Database
15 37 (31.62%) Cucumber
16 36 (30.77%) Kanban
17 34 (29.06%) Logistics
17 34 (29.06%) E-Commerce
18 25 (21.37%) Stakeholder Management
19 24 (20.51%) Retail
20 23 (19.66%) Banking
20 23 (19.66%) Legal

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in 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 (0.85%) GeoServer
Applications
1 1 (0.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (5.13%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.85%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.71%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.85%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (32.48%) Relational Database
2 5 (4.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.71%) MySQL
3 2 (1.71%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (1.71%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.71%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.85%) GIS
Development Applications
1 72 (61.54%) Selenium
2 37 (31.62%) Cucumber
3 20 (17.09%) SoapUI
4 14 (11.97%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (9.40%) WebDriver
6 8 (6.84%) Octopus Deploy
6 8 (6.84%) TeamCity
7 7 (5.98%) LoadRunner
8 6 (5.13%) JIRA
9 4 (3.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 4 (3.42%) Jenkins
9 4 (3.42%) Robot Framework
9 4 (3.42%) TestDirector
10 3 (2.56%) Appium
10 3 (2.56%) JMeter
11 2 (1.71%) Git (software)
11 2 (1.71%) GitLab
11 2 (1.71%) HP UFT
11 2 (1.71%) SpecFlow
11 2 (1.71%) TestComplete
General
1 41 (35.04%) Finance
2 24 (20.51%) Retail
3 23 (19.66%) Banking
3 23 (19.66%) Legal
Job Titles
1 57 (48.72%) Test Engineer
2 48 (41.03%) Senior Test Engineer
3 27 (23.08%) Analyst
4 25 (21.37%) Test Analyst
5 21 (17.95%) Test Manager
6 15 (12.82%) Lead Test Analyst
7 12 (10.26%) Web Analyst
7 12 (10.26%) Web Test Analyst
8 11 (9.40%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
8 11 (9.40%) Test Automation Engineer
9 9 (7.69%) Mobile Test Analyst
9 9 (7.69%) Software Test Engineer
9 9 (7.69%) Test Leader
10 6 (5.13%) Consultant
10 6 (5.13%) Senior Analyst
10 6 (5.13%) Senior Test Analyst
10 6 (5.13%) Test Automation Consultant
10 6 (5.13%) Test Consultant
11 5 (4.27%) Test Team Leader
12 4 (3.42%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (13.68%) .NET
2 7 (5.98%) Oracle Fusion
3 6 (5.13%) ASP.NET
4 3 (2.56%) Gherkin
4 3 (2.56%) REST
4 3 (2.56%) SOAP
4 3 (2.56%) Web Services
5 2 (1.71%) Django
6 1 (0.85%) Behat
6 1 (0.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.84%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (3.42%) Mobile App
3 3 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.71%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.85%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.85%) Remote Sensing
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (91.45%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (61.54%) Test Automation
3 65 (55.56%) Software Testing
4 51 (43.59%) Test Management
5 50 (42.74%) Scrum
6 49 (41.88%) Software Delivery
6 49 (41.88%) Waterfall
7 46 (39.32%) Functional Testing
8 45 (38.46%) Mentoring
9 41 (35.04%) Automated Testing
9 41 (35.04%) Defect Tracking
9 41 (35.04%) Regression Testing
10 36 (30.77%) Kanban
11 34 (29.06%) E-Commerce
11 34 (29.06%) Logistics
12 25 (21.37%) Stakeholder Management
13 16 (13.68%) User Acceptance Testing
14 14 (11.97%) SDLC
14 14 (11.97%) Web Testing
15 13 (11.11%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 48 (41.03%) SQL
2 43 (36.75%) Java
3 14 (11.97%) C#
4 13 (11.11%) JavaScript
5 5 (4.27%) T-SQL
6 3 (2.56%) Python
7 2 (1.71%) PHP
7 2 (1.71%) Ruby
7 2 (1.71%) VB.NET
7 2 (1.71%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 45 (38.46%) ISEB
2 42 (35.90%) ISTQB
2 42 (35.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (2.56%) Degree
4 1 (0.85%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 82 (70.09%) QA
2 2 (1.71%) SDET
Systems Management
1 1 (0.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 43 (36.75%) Oracle
2 6 (5.13%) Microsoft
3 3 (2.56%) Dynatrace
4 2 (1.71%) Zend
5 1 (0.85%) HP
5 1 (0.85%) Salesforce.com
Pontefract, West Yorkshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £45k per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Jet2.com
Posted: 2 days ago