Period
to 20 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Salford 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 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Strategy
Manchester > Salford
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 25 22 -
Rank change year-on-year -3 - +32
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 2 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Salford 1.90% 2.00% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.50% 2.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Salford median annual salary £46,757 £47,352 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.26% - -
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £43,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.86% -2.78% -

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 Salford with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Salford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 80 86 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Salford 76.19% 86.00% 76.54%
Number of salaries quoted 65 71 57
Salford median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £23,750 £28,500 £20,950
90th Percentile £55,000 £54,305 £47,750
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.00% +11.84%

Test Strategy
Job Vacancy Trend in Salford

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Strategy in Salford

Test Strategy
Salary Trend in Salford

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

Salary trend for Test Strategy in Salford

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 Salford region with a requirement for Test Strategy.

1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) ITSM
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Use Case
1 1 (50.00%) Business Transformation
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
1 1 (50.00%) Strategic Thinking

Test Strategy
Co-occurring IT Skills in Salford 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:

General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Change and Configuration Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Change Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Transformation
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) ITSM
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
1 1 (50.00%) Strategic Thinking
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
1 1 (50.00%) Use Case