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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Management
Rank 161 191 203
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +12
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 63 28 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.06% 0.50% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.41% 0.68% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 43 18 20
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £33,550 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £59,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,082 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-1.35% -4.26%
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
4477 4127 4183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 75.41% 74.37% 74.90%
Number of salaries quoted 3001 3114 3458
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £76,000 £63,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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
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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 +10 37 £38,750 -34.32% 1
Bracknell +1 7 £47,500 +27.51%
Slough - 7 £57,500 - 1
Newbury - 3 £42,500 -
Test Management
South East

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 49 (60.49%) HP Quality Center
2 43 (53.09%) Finance
3 39 (48.15%) ISTQB
4 37 (45.68%) ISEB
5 31 (38.27%) Security Cleared
6 28 (34.57%) Telecoms
7 27 (33.33%) SC Cleared
8 23 (28.40%) Windows Server 2003
8 23 (28.40%) Windows
9 19 (23.46%) HP
9 19 (23.46%) TestDirector
9 19 (23.46%) Retail
9 19 (23.46%) Test Automation
10 18 (22.22%) Test Scripting
11 15 (18.52%) SQL
11 15 (18.52%) DV Cleared
12 14 (17.28%) Test Strategy
12 14 (17.28%) Linux
12 14 (17.28%) Regression Testing
13 13 (16.05%) Software Distribution
14 12 (14.81%) VMware
15 11 (13.58%) System Testing
16 10 (12.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 10 (12.35%) User Acceptance Testing
17 9 (11.11%) Fujitsu
18 8 (9.88%) Integration Testing
18 8 (9.88%) Software Testing
18 8 (9.88%) Billing
18 8 (9.88%) Service Delivery
18 8 (9.88%) QuickTest Pro

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 2 (2.47%) IIS
1 2 (2.47%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 3 (3.70%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.94%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.47%) Internet
2 2 (2.47%) LAN
2 2 (2.47%) WAN
3 1 (1.23%) FTP
3 1 (1.23%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 19 (23.46%) TestDirector
2 8 (9.88%) QuickTest Pro
3 6 (7.41%) Selenium
4 5 (6.17%) LoadRunner
4 5 (6.17%) SilkPerformer
5 4 (4.94%) Subversion
6 3 (3.70%) WinRunner
6 3 (3.70%) Cucumber
7 2 (2.47%) Visual Studio Team System
7 2 (2.47%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (2.47%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.23%) JIRA
8 1 (1.23%) WebDriver
8 1 (1.23%) Selenium IDE
General
1 43 (53.09%) Finance
2 28 (34.57%) Telecoms
3 19 (23.46%) Retail
4 8 (9.88%) Billing
5 6 (7.41%) Banking
6 2 (2.47%) Games
7 1 (1.23%) Legal
7 1 (1.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 36 (44.44%) Test Manager
2 15 (18.52%) Test Analyst
2 15 (18.52%) Analyst
3 11 (13.58%) Test Leader
4 10 (12.35%) Test Engineer
5 8 (9.88%) Consultant
6 7 (8.64%) Programme Manager
6 7 (8.64%) Programme Test Manager
7 6 (7.41%) Performance Test Leader
8 5 (6.17%) Infrastructure Manager
8 5 (6.17%) Infrastructure Test Manager
9 4 (4.94%) Senior Test Engineer
9 4 (4.94%) Test Consultant
10 3 (3.70%) Test Development Engineer
10 3 (3.70%) Development Engineer
10 3 (3.70%) Senior Development Engineer
10 3 (3.70%) Software Engineer
10 3 (3.70%) Management Consultant
10 3 (3.70%) Tester
10 3 (3.70%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.17%) XML
2 4 (4.94%) .NET
3 3 (3.70%) EDI
4 1 (1.23%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.41%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (6.17%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.94%) Open Source
4 3 (3.70%) iPad
4 3 (3.70%) FMCG
5 2 (2.47%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.23%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 23 (28.40%) Windows
1 23 (28.40%) Windows Server 2003
2 14 (17.28%) Linux
3 6 (7.41%) UNIX
4 5 (6.17%) Windows 7
4 5 (6.17%) Windows XP
4 5 (6.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (4.94%) Solaris
6 2 (2.47%) CentOS
6 2 (2.47%) Debian
6 2 (2.47%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.23%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (23.46%) Test Automation
2 18 (22.22%) Test Scripting
3 14 (17.28%) Regression Testing
3 14 (17.28%) Test Strategy
4 13 (16.05%) Software Distribution
5 11 (13.58%) System Testing
6 10 (12.35%) User Acceptance Testing
7 8 (9.88%) Integration Testing
7 8 (9.88%) Software Testing
7 8 (9.88%) Service Delivery
7 8 (9.88%) PRINCE2
7 8 (9.88%) CRM
8 7 (8.64%) Service Management
8 7 (8.64%) Migration
8 7 (8.64%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (8.64%) Performance Testing
9 6 (7.41%) Usability Testing
9 6 (7.41%) Automated Testing
9 6 (7.41%) eTOM
9 6 (7.41%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 15 (18.52%) SQL
2 4 (4.94%) Java
2 4 (4.94%) Python
3 3 (3.70%) Shell Script
4 2 (2.47%) C#
5 1 (1.23%) PHP
5 1 (1.23%) VBScript
5 1 (1.23%) VB
Qualifications
1 39 (48.15%) ISTQB
2 37 (45.68%) ISEB
3 31 (38.27%) Security Cleared
4 27 (33.33%) SC Cleared
5 15 (18.52%) DV Cleared
6 10 (12.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 7 (8.64%) ISEB Practitioner
8 6 (7.41%) Degree
9 4 (4.94%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 2 (2.47%) OSCP
10 2 (2.47%) OSCE
10 2 (2.47%) CEH
11 1 (1.23%) CISSP
11 1 (1.23%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.64%) SLA
2 5 (6.17%) QA
3 2 (2.47%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (6.17%) VMware ESX
2 4 (4.94%) VMware Workstation
2 4 (4.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.47%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 49 (60.49%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 19 (23.46%) HP
2 12 (14.81%) VMware
3 9 (11.11%) Fujitsu
4 6 (7.41%) IBM
5 5 (6.17%) Oracle
6 4 (4.94%) NetApp
7 3 (3.70%) SAP
8 1 (1.23%) Capita
8 1 (1.23%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (1.23%) Microsoft
Slough, Berkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago