Period
to 20 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Harrogate 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 20 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Strategy
North Yorkshire > Harrogate
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 51 77
Rank change year-on-year +3 +26 -2
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 5 10 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Harrogate 1.37% 2.05% 1.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.54% 2.65% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 11
Harrogate median annual salary £36,500 £48,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.13% +39.29% +7.69%
10th Percentile £31,350 £43,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £52,500 £52,500 £37,500
North Yorkshire median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

Test Strategy is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Harrogate with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Harrogate
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 324 378 708
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Harrogate 88.77% 77.62% 90.89%
Number of salaries quoted 292 314 653
Harrogate median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% - -
10th Percentile £21,500 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £58,625 £52,500 £55,000
North Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Test Strategy
Job Vacancy Trend in Harrogate

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Strategy in Harrogate

Test Strategy
Salary Trend in Harrogate

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

Salary trend for Test Strategy in Harrogate

Test Strategy
Salary Histogram in Harrogate

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Strategy in Harrogate over the 6 months to 20 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Strategy in Harrogate

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 Harrogate region with a requirement for Test Strategy.

1 4 (80.00%) Regression Testing
1 4 (80.00%) Scrum
1 4 (80.00%) Use Case
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (40.00%) MS Visio
3 2 (40.00%) Data Mining
3 2 (40.00%) Fintech
3 2 (40.00%) Wireframes
3 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (40.00%) Product Management
3 2 (40.00%) GAP Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (20.00%) WebDriver
4 1 (20.00%) Open Source
4 1 (20.00%) SLA
4 1 (20.00%) Client/Server
4 1 (20.00%) C#
4 1 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) WebLogic
4 1 (20.00%) IIS
4 1 (20.00%) Unix
4 1 (20.00%) Windows

Test Strategy
Co-occurring IT Skills in Harrogate 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 (20.00%) IIS
1 1 (20.00%) JBoss
1 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (20.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (40.00%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Data Mining
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (20.00%) Selenium
2 1 (20.00%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Business IT Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) IT Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) IT Business Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Test Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Fintech
2 1 (20.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Solaris
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Regression Testing
1 4 (80.00%) Scrum
1 4 (80.00%) Use Case
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) GAP Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Product Management
3 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Wireframes
4 1 (20.00%) Change Management
4 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (20.00%) Open Source
4 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
4 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C#
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA