The first table below looks at the demand for Test Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Management over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Bedford region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Management
Rank 48 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 1.85% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.22% - -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Average salary £34,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+0.59% -6.11%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
225 236 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 83.03% 82.23% 92.04%
Number of salaries quoted 197 230 176
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Test Management
Bedfordshire

Test Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Management across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Management Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Test Management
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Test Management Salary Trend in Bedford

Test Management
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Management across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Test Management Salary Histogram in Bedford

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing Test Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Test Management.

1 4 (66.67%) ISEB
1 4 (66.67%) ISTQB
1 4 (66.67%) QA
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Supplier Management
2 3 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (50.00%) Selenium
2 3 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (50.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) Automation Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Zephyr
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Management
4 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 1 (16.67%) Software Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Wiki
4 1 (16.67%) JIRA
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (16.67%) Client/Server
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (16.67%) MS Office

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing Test Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Test Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Selenium
1 3 (50.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (16.67%) Zephyr
2 1 (16.67%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Coordinator
1 3 (50.00%) Test Coordinator
2 2 (33.33%) Test Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Software Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Wiki
1 1 (16.67%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 3 (50.00%) Supplier Management
1 3 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 3 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 1 (16.67%) Automation Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Management
3 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
3 1 (16.67%) Software Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) ISEB
1 4 (66.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft