Period
to 21 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Devon with a requirement for Test Strategy skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Test Strategy over the 6 months to 21 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Strategy
South West > Devon
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 64 72 79
Rank change year-on-year +8 +7 +5
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 2 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 0.38% 1.46% 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 1.63% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 4
Devon median annual salary £70,000 £32,250 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +117.05% -10.42% -7.10%
10th Percentile £67,500 £27,790 £32,675
90th Percentile £72,500 £37,400 £41,425
South West median annual salary £46,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +15.00% - -3.03%

Test Strategy is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Devon with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Devon
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 456 614 548
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 86.53% 89.37% 87.82%
Number of salaries quoted 337 557 485
Devon median annual salary £39,250 £36,742 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.83% +4.98% -
10th Percentile £23,750 £24,050 £23,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £53,750 £67,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £41,377 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.72% +3.44% -

Test Strategy
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

Job postings citing Test Strategy as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Devon.

Job vacancy trend for Test Strategy in Devon

Test Strategy
Salary Trend in Devon

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

Salary trend for Test Strategy in Devon

Test Strategy
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Strategy within the Devon region over the 6 months to 21 June 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Plymouth - 2 £70,000 - 1
Test Strategy
South West

For the 6 months to 21 June 2018, IT jobs citing Test Strategy also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Devon region with a requirement for Test Strategy.

1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) Internet of Things
1 2 (100.00%) Line Management

Test Strategy
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Head of QA
1 2 (100.00%) Head of Testing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Internet of Things
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Line Management
1 2 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA