The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire 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 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Strategy
Yorkshire / North Yorkshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 75 70 79
Rank change year-on-year -5 +9  
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 8 20 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 1.00% 2.08% 1.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.10% 2.36% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 8 17 9
Median salary £34,750 £38,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.55% +8.57%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year - -3.40%  

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 North Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
North Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 728 848 996
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire 90.55% 88.15% 92.31%
Number of salaries quoted 618 749 850
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Test Strategy
Job Vacancy Trend in North Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in North Yorkshire citing Test Strategy as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Test Strategy in North Yorkshire

Test Strategy
Salary Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Test Strategy in North Yorkshire

Test Strategy
Salary Histogram in North Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Strategy in North Yorkshire over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Strategy in North Yorkshire

Test Strategy
Job Locations in North 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 North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 March 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
Harrogate +3 7 £33,000 -30.52% 1
Test Strategy
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 North Yorkshire region with a requirement for Test Strategy.

1 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) Scrum
2 5 (55.56%) Regression Testing
2 5 (55.56%) Finance
3 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) Use Case
3 4 (44.44%) Test Automation
4 3 (33.33%) Waterfall
4 3 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (33.33%) C#
4 3 (33.33%) Data Mining
4 3 (33.33%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (22.22%) MS Visio
5 2 (22.22%) JMeter
5 2 (22.22%) Project Management
5 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
5 2 (22.22%) Web Services
5 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 2 (22.22%) VBScript
5 2 (22.22%) .NET
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
5 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
5 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
5 2 (22.22%) QA
5 2 (22.22%) BDD
5 2 (22.22%) REST
5 2 (22.22%) Product Management
5 2 (22.22%) Automation Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (22.22%) API Testing

Test Strategy
Co-occurring IT Skills in North 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 (11.11%) IIS
1 1 (11.11%) JBoss
1 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
1 1 (11.11%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
1 2 (22.22%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) Data Mining
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 2 (22.22%) JMeter
1 2 (22.22%) SpecFlow
1 2 (22.22%) TestComplete
2 1 (11.11%) Selenium
2 1 (11.11%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Test Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) Senior Test Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Business Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Business IT Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) IT Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) IT Business Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Business Consultant
5 1 (11.11%) Consultant
5 1 (11.11%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
1 2 (22.22%) Gherkin
1 2 (22.22%) REST
1 2 (22.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (22.22%) Fintech
2 1 (11.11%) Client/Server
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Solaris
1 1 (11.11%) Unix
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) Regression Testing
2 5 (55.56%) Scrum
3 4 (44.44%) Test Automation
3 4 (44.44%) Use Case
4 3 (33.33%) GAP Analysis
4 3 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Waterfall
5 2 (22.22%) API Testing
5 2 (22.22%) ATDD
5 2 (22.22%) Automation Testing
5 2 (22.22%) BDD
5 2 (22.22%) Product Management
5 2 (22.22%) Project Management
5 2 (22.22%) QA Automation
5 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
5 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Wireframes
6 1 (11.11%) Regulatory Compliance
6 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 2 (22.22%) VBScript
4 1 (11.11%) Java
4 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
1 2 (22.22%) SDET
2 1 (11.11%) SLA
Selby, North Yorkshire
Arnold Ash Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + company benefits + training on new
Posted: 20 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
TJ Peel
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Rullion
Salary: £35000 - £41000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago