The table below looks at the statistics for Test Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Management over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Management
Rank 176 186 193
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +7
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 52 29 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.95% 0.55% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.17% 0.69% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 41 17 22
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -19.04%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.16%
Test Management
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4454 4199 3971
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 81.06% 79.26% 77.36%
Number of salaries quoted 3228 3065 3195
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Test Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Test Management Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Test Management
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Test Management Salary Trend in Berkshire

Test Management
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Management across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Test Management Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Test Management
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Management within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +6 29 £42,500 -5.02% 2
Slough +8 10 £50,000 -16.66%
Maidenhead - 4 £55,000 -
Newbury -9 1 £55,000 +29.41% 1
Test Management
South East

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 79 (54.86%) ISEB
2 71 (49.31%) HP Quality Center
3 66 (45.83%) Finance
4 61 (42.36%) ISTQB
5 42 (29.17%) Analytical Skills
5 42 (29.17%) HP
6 41 (28.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 40 (27.78%) Telecoms
8 39 (27.08%) Software Testing
9 38 (26.39%) Agile Software Development
9 38 (26.39%) SQL
10 37 (25.69%) Test Scripting
11 36 (25.00%) VMware
12 31 (21.53%) LoadRunner
13 30 (20.83%) Test Planning
14 29 (20.14%) Security Cleared
15 28 (19.44%) QA
15 28 (19.44%) QuickTest Pro
15 28 (19.44%) Windows
16 27 (18.75%) Linux
16 27 (18.75%) Test Automation
16 27 (18.75%) Test Strategy
17 26 (18.06%) Windows Server 2003
18 25 (17.36%) Retail
19 24 (16.67%) Selenium
20 20 (13.89%) Performance Testing
21 19 (13.19%) VMware Infrastructure
21 19 (13.19%) ITIL
21 19 (13.19%) Banking
21 19 (13.19%) Regression Testing

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 13 (9.03%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.47%) IIS
2 5 (3.47%) Tomcat
3 4 (2.78%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (1.39%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (1.39%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (1.39%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 4 (2.78%) MS Excel
1 4 (2.78%) MS Project
2 2 (1.39%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.39%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 10 (6.94%) WAN
3 8 (5.56%) LAN
3 8 (5.56%) MVNO
4 5 (3.47%) DNS
5 3 (2.08%) Unified Communications
5 3 (2.08%) HTTP
6 2 (1.39%) IPsec
6 2 (1.39%) Firewall
6 2 (1.39%) Internet
6 2 (1.39%) MPLS
6 2 (1.39%) OSPF
6 2 (1.39%) BGP
6 2 (1.39%) DSL
6 2 (1.39%) EIGRP
6 2 (1.39%) X.21
6 2 (1.39%) PPP
6 2 (1.39%) SNMP
6 2 (1.39%) VoIP
6 2 (1.39%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.86%) Data Mining
3 2 (1.39%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.69%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.69%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 31 (21.53%) LoadRunner
2 28 (19.44%) QuickTest Pro
3 24 (16.67%) Selenium
4 11 (7.64%) WinRunner
5 10 (6.94%) TestDirector
6 9 (6.25%) SilkPerformer
6 9 (6.25%) Cucumber
7 4 (2.78%) Visual Studio
8 3 (2.08%) JIRA
8 3 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (2.08%) WebDriver
8 3 (2.08%) MSTest
8 3 (2.08%) Bugzilla
9 2 (1.39%) ClearQuest
9 2 (1.39%) Visual Studio Team System
10 1 (0.69%) Selenium IDE
10 1 (0.69%) SpecFlow
10 1 (0.69%) Subversion
General
1 66 (45.83%) Finance
2 40 (27.78%) Telecoms
3 25 (17.36%) Retail
4 19 (13.19%) Banking
5 17 (11.81%) Billing
6 12 (8.33%) Aerospace
7 3 (2.08%) Marketing
8 2 (1.39%) Games
9 1 (0.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 63 (43.75%) Test Manager
2 35 (24.31%) Analyst
3 34 (23.61%) Test Analyst
4 23 (15.97%) Consultant
5 18 (12.50%) Test Consultant
6 13 (9.03%) Tester
7 12 (8.33%) Test Leader
8 10 (6.94%) Management Consultant
9 9 (6.25%) Performance Test Leader
10 6 (4.17%) Senior Analyst
10 6 (4.17%) Test Engineer
10 6 (4.17%) Senior Test Analyst
11 5 (3.47%) Performance Tester
12 4 (2.78%) Programme Manager
12 4 (2.78%) Principal Consultant
12 4 (2.78%) Infrastructure Consultant
12 4 (2.78%) Programme Test Manager
13 3 (2.08%) Project Manager
13 3 (2.08%) Senior QA Engineer
13 3 (2.08%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.56%) .NET
2 2 (1.39%) EDI
3 1 (0.69%) Gherkin
3 1 (0.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 42 (29.17%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
3 13 (9.03%) Management Information System
4 10 (6.94%) Replication
5 3 (2.08%) Open Source
6 2 (1.39%) New Media
6 2 (1.39%) FMCG
6 2 (1.39%) iSeries
7 1 (0.69%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.69%) iPad
7 1 (0.69%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 28 (19.44%) Windows
2 27 (18.75%) Linux
3 26 (18.06%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (9.03%) Windows XP
5 12 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (7.64%) Windows 7
7 9 (6.25%) UNIX
8 7 (4.86%) Solaris
9 2 (1.39%) Debian
9 2 (1.39%) Windows 8
9 2 (1.39%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (1.39%) CentOS
9 2 (1.39%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (27.08%) Software Testing
2 38 (26.39%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (25.69%) Test Scripting
4 30 (20.83%) Test Planning
5 27 (18.75%) Test Automation
5 27 (18.75%) Test Strategy
6 20 (13.89%) Performance Testing
7 19 (13.19%) ITIL
7 19 (13.19%) Regression Testing
7 19 (13.19%) Scrum
8 17 (11.81%) Service Delivery
8 17 (11.81%) CRM
9 16 (11.11%) Service Management
10 15 (10.42%) User Acceptance Testing
10 15 (10.42%) eTOM
10 15 (10.42%) Migration
11 14 (9.72%) Automated Testing
12 13 (9.03%) Project Management
13 12 (8.33%) PRINCE2
13 12 (8.33%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 38 (26.39%) SQL
2 14 (9.72%) C#
3 11 (7.64%) PowerShell
3 11 (7.64%) C
4 5 (3.47%) Java
5 3 (2.08%) Python
6 2 (1.39%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.39%) RPG
7 1 (0.69%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 79 (54.86%) ISEB
2 61 (42.36%) ISTQB
3 41 (28.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 29 (20.14%) Security Cleared
5 16 (11.11%) SC Cleared
5 16 (11.11%) Degree
6 11 (7.64%) ISEB Practitioner
7 6 (4.17%) DV Cleared
8 3 (2.08%) CISSP
8 3 (2.08%) CISM
9 2 (1.39%) JNCIS
9 2 (1.39%) CEH
9 2 (1.39%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (1.39%) CCSP
9 2 (1.39%) CCNP
9 2 (1.39%) CCDP
9 2 (1.39%) OSCP
9 2 (1.39%) OSCE
9 2 (1.39%) APMP
10 1 (0.69%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (19.44%) QA
2 16 (11.11%) SLA
3 2 (1.39%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 19 (13.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (7.64%) vSphere
3 9 (6.25%) VMware ESX
4 8 (5.56%) Active Directory
5 7 (4.86%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 71 (49.31%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 42 (29.17%) HP
2 36 (25.00%) VMware
3 14 (9.72%) Fujitsu
4 8 (5.56%) Oracle
5 7 (4.86%) NetApp
6 6 (4.17%) Microsoft
7 3 (2.08%) Capita
7 3 (2.08%) Cisco
8 2 (1.39%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.39%) IBM
8 2 (1.39%) SAP
8 2 (1.39%) Huawei
9 1 (0.69%) Twitter
Berkshire
Sogeti
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 5 % Pension, Health, Life Ass
Posted: 8 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone Group
Posted: 22 days ago