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 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 160 213 192
Rank change year-on-year
+53 -21
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 69 17 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.19% 0.29% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.49% 0.36% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 47 11 25
Average salary £45,000 £49,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -5.71%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
4642 4661 4187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 79.87% 79.03% 76.91%
Number of salaries quoted 3183 3376 3399
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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 +40 51 £40,000 -10.61% 2
Slough -9 6 £50,000 -16.66% 1
Bracknell - 3 £50,000 -
Maidenhead - 2 £63,750 -
Newbury - 2 £52,500 -
Test Management
South East

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 74 (52.11%) ISEB
2 70 (49.30%) HP Quality Center
2 70 (49.30%) Finance
3 66 (46.48%) ISTQB
4 44 (30.99%) Telecoms
5 42 (29.58%) SQL
6 39 (27.46%) Analytical Skills
7 37 (26.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 36 (25.35%) Security Cleared
8 36 (25.35%) Windows
8 36 (25.35%) VMware
9 35 (24.65%) Test Scripting
9 35 (24.65%) Windows Server 2003
10 32 (22.54%) Software Testing
11 31 (21.83%) Agile Software Development
11 31 (21.83%) HP
12 30 (21.13%) Linux
12 30 (21.13%) Retail
13 29 (20.42%) Test Automation
14 27 (19.01%) Test Planning
15 26 (18.31%) Test Strategy
16 24 (16.90%) SC Cleared
17 23 (16.20%) LoadRunner
18 22 (15.49%) QA
19 21 (14.79%) QuickTest Pro
19 21 (14.79%) Regression Testing
20 18 (12.68%) CRM
20 18 (12.68%) VMware Infrastructure
20 18 (12.68%) Billing
21 17 (11.97%) Banking

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 10 (7.04%) SharePoint
2 6 (4.23%) IIS
2 6 (4.23%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.41%) MS Project Server
3 2 (1.41%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (1.41%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.70%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (1.41%) MS Project
1 2 (1.41%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.11%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.11%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (8.45%) TCP/IP
2 10 (7.04%) WAN
3 9 (6.34%) LAN
4 8 (5.63%) MVNO
5 4 (2.82%) DNS
6 3 (2.11%) HTTP
7 2 (1.41%) Internet
7 2 (1.41%) Unified Communications
7 2 (1.41%) Firewall
8 1 (0.70%) IPsec
8 1 (0.70%) VLAN
8 1 (0.70%) Network Security
8 1 (0.70%) MPLS
8 1 (0.70%) OSPF
8 1 (0.70%) BGP
8 1 (0.70%) DSL
8 1 (0.70%) EIGRP
8 1 (0.70%) X.21
8 1 (0.70%) PPP
8 1 (0.70%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.34%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.23%) Data Mining
3 2 (1.41%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.70%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.70%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 23 (16.20%) LoadRunner
2 21 (14.79%) QuickTest Pro
3 17 (11.97%) TestDirector
4 15 (10.56%) Selenium
5 12 (8.45%) SilkPerformer
5 12 (8.45%) WinRunner
6 7 (4.93%) Cucumber
7 4 (2.82%) JIRA
8 3 (2.11%) WebDriver
8 3 (2.11%) MSTest
8 3 (2.11%) Bugzilla
9 2 (1.41%) Subversion
9 2 (1.41%) ClearQuest
9 2 (1.41%) Visual Studio
9 2 (1.41%) Visual Studio Team System
9 2 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.70%) Selenium IDE
General
1 70 (49.30%) Finance
2 44 (30.99%) Telecoms
3 30 (21.13%) Retail
4 18 (12.68%) Billing
5 17 (11.97%) Banking
6 8 (5.63%) Aerospace
7 2 (1.41%) Games
7 2 (1.41%) Marketing
8 1 (0.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 60 (42.25%) Test Manager
2 32 (22.54%) Analyst
3 31 (21.83%) Test Analyst
4 21 (14.79%) Consultant
5 18 (12.68%) Test Leader
6 15 (10.56%) Test Consultant
7 12 (8.45%) Performance Test Leader
8 11 (7.75%) Management Consultant
9 8 (5.63%) Test Engineer
10 7 (4.93%) Tester
11 5 (3.52%) Programme Manager
11 5 (3.52%) Programme Test Manager
12 4 (2.82%) Infrastructure Consultant
13 3 (2.11%) QA Engineer
13 3 (2.11%) Senior QA Engineer
13 3 (2.11%) SAP WM Consultant
13 3 (2.11%) Technical Tester
13 3 (2.11%) Senior Test Engineer
13 3 (2.11%) Software Engineer
13 3 (2.11%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.23%) .NET
2 4 (2.82%) XML
3 3 (2.11%) EDI
4 1 (0.70%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 39 (27.46%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (11.27%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (7.04%) Management Information System
4 7 (4.93%) Replication
5 6 (4.23%) Open Source
6 3 (2.11%) FMCG
7 1 (0.70%) iPad
7 1 (0.70%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 36 (25.35%) Windows
2 35 (24.65%) Windows Server 2003
3 30 (21.13%) Linux
4 15 (10.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (9.15%) Windows XP
5 13 (9.15%) Windows 7
5 13 (9.15%) UNIX
6 9 (6.34%) Solaris
7 2 (1.41%) CentOS
7 2 (1.41%) Debian
7 2 (1.41%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.70%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (24.65%) Test Scripting
2 32 (22.54%) Software Testing
3 31 (21.83%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (20.42%) Test Automation
5 27 (19.01%) Test Planning
6 26 (18.31%) Test Strategy
7 21 (14.79%) Regression Testing
8 18 (12.68%) CRM
9 17 (11.97%) Service Delivery
9 17 (11.97%) Migration
10 16 (11.27%) Service Management
11 15 (10.56%) ITIL
11 15 (10.56%) eTOM
12 14 (9.86%) User Acceptance Testing
13 13 (9.15%) Performance Testing
13 13 (9.15%) Scrum
14 12 (8.45%) Project Management
14 12 (8.45%) Integration Testing
14 12 (8.45%) Automated Testing
15 11 (7.75%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (29.58%) SQL
2 10 (7.04%) C#
3 8 (5.63%) C
3 8 (5.63%) PowerShell
4 5 (3.52%) Java
5 3 (2.11%) Python
5 3 (2.11%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.70%) PHP
6 1 (0.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 74 (52.11%) ISEB
2 66 (46.48%) ISTQB
3 37 (26.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 36 (25.35%) Security Cleared
5 24 (16.90%) SC Cleared
6 15 (10.56%) Degree
7 14 (9.86%) DV Cleared
8 10 (7.04%) ISEB Practitioner
9 4 (2.82%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 3 (2.11%) CISM
10 3 (2.11%) CISSP
11 2 (1.41%) CEH
11 2 (1.41%) OSCP
11 2 (1.41%) OSCE
12 1 (0.70%) JNCIS
12 1 (0.70%) Cisco Certification
12 1 (0.70%) CCSP
12 1 (0.70%) CCNP
12 1 (0.70%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (15.49%) QA
2 16 (11.27%) SLA
3 2 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.41%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (12.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (8.45%) VMware ESX
3 9 (6.34%) VMware Workstation
3 9 (6.34%) Active Directory
4 8 (5.63%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 70 (49.30%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 36 (25.35%) VMware
2 31 (21.83%) HP
3 16 (11.27%) Fujitsu
4 11 (7.75%) Oracle
5 9 (6.34%) NetApp
6 4 (2.82%) Microsoft
7 3 (2.11%) SAP
8 2 (1.41%) Cisco
8 2 (1.41%) Huawei
9 1 (0.70%) Twitter
9 1 (0.70%) IBM
9 1 (0.70%) PeopleSoft
9 1 (0.70%) Capita
Reading, Berkshire
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Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £4500.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago