The table below looks at the statistics for Test Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Management over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Management
Rank - 87 82
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 0 5 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - 0.49% 1.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.58% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 10
Average salary - £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Test Management
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
760 863 923
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 79.00% 85.11% 80.89%
Number of salaries quoted 678 756 850
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Test Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Test Management Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Test Management
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Test Management Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Release Management
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (25.00%) Product Management
2 1 (25.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Test Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Line Management
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) Coaching
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) Perl
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) ISEB
2 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (25.00%) Degree

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
1 1 (25.00%) Zephyr
General
1 1 (25.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Tester
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Test Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Release Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Software Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (25.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Release Management
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (25.00%) Product Management
2 1 (25.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Test Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Line Management
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) Coaching
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C
1 1 (25.00%) C++
1 1 (25.00%) Perl
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
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