The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 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 Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Management
Rank 176 197 196
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -1
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 34 20 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.62% 0.36% 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.84% 0.50% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 25 10 36
Average salary £37,500 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,400 £29,750 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,100 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4065 3990 4408
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 73.64% 72.78% 73.58%
Number of salaries quoted 2779 3084 3713
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Test Management
South East

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 +11 27 £37,250 -25.50% 3
Bracknell - 3 £45,000 -
Maidenhead - 1 - -
Slough - 1 £45,000 - 1
Test Management
South East

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 38 (65.52%) HP Quality Center
2 29 (50.00%) Finance
3 28 (48.28%) Security Cleared
3 28 (48.28%) SC Cleared
4 25 (43.10%) ISEB
5 24 (41.38%) ISTQB
6 23 (39.66%) TestDirector
7 22 (37.93%) Windows Server 2003
7 22 (37.93%) Windows
8 20 (34.48%) Telecoms
9 17 (29.31%) DV Cleared
10 16 (27.59%) Test Scripting
11 15 (25.86%) Software Distribution
11 15 (25.86%) Retail
12 12 (20.69%) System Testing
12 12 (20.69%) Integration Testing
13 10 (17.24%) User Acceptance Testing
13 10 (17.24%) Regression Testing
14 8 (13.79%) HP
14 8 (13.79%) Performance Testing
15 7 (12.07%) Test Automation
15 7 (12.07%) Fujitsu
16 6 (10.34%) IBM
16 6 (10.34%) XML
16 6 (10.34%) Usability Testing
16 6 (10.34%) Automation Testing
16 6 (10.34%) Performance Engineering
16 6 (10.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 5 (8.62%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
17 5 (8.62%) Test Strategy

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.17%) TCP/IP
1 3 (5.17%) Internet
2 1 (1.72%) MVNO
2 1 (1.72%) FTP
Development Applications
1 23 (39.66%) TestDirector
2 4 (6.90%) QuickTest Pro
2 4 (6.90%) Subversion
3 3 (5.17%) Visual Studio
3 3 (5.17%) WinRunner
3 3 (5.17%) Visual Studio Team System
3 3 (5.17%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (3.45%) Selenium
5 1 (1.72%) WebDriver
5 1 (1.72%) JIRA
General
1 29 (50.00%) Finance
2 20 (34.48%) Telecoms
3 15 (25.86%) Retail
4 3 (5.17%) Banking
5 2 (3.45%) Billing
6 1 (1.72%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (41.38%) Test Manager
2 15 (25.86%) Test Analyst
2 15 (25.86%) Analyst
3 11 (18.97%) Test Leader
4 7 (12.07%) Test Engineer
5 6 (10.34%) Performance Test Leader
6 4 (6.90%) Programme Test Manager
6 4 (6.90%) Senior Test Analyst
6 4 (6.90%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (6.90%) Programme Manager
7 3 (5.17%) Senior Test Engineer
7 3 (5.17%) Test Development Engineer
7 3 (5.17%) Infrastructure Manager
7 3 (5.17%) Development Engineer
7 3 (5.17%) Senior Development Engineer
8 2 (3.45%) Lead Test Analyst
9 1 (1.72%) Technical Manager
9 1 (1.72%) Automation Engineer
9 1 (1.72%) Test Project Manager
9 1 (1.72%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.34%) XML
2 5 (8.62%) .NET
3 1 (1.72%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.90%) Open Source
1 4 (6.90%) iPad
2 2 (3.45%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 22 (37.93%) Windows
1 22 (37.93%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (1.72%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.72%) Linux
2 1 (1.72%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (27.59%) Test Scripting
2 15 (25.86%) Software Distribution
3 12 (20.69%) System Testing
3 12 (20.69%) Integration Testing
4 10 (17.24%) Regression Testing
4 10 (17.24%) User Acceptance Testing
5 8 (13.79%) Performance Testing
6 7 (12.07%) Test Automation
7 6 (10.34%) Automation Testing
7 6 (10.34%) Usability Testing
7 6 (10.34%) Performance Engineering
8 5 (8.62%) Automated Testing
8 5 (8.62%) Test Strategy
8 5 (8.62%) Manual Testing
8 5 (8.62%) Change Management
9 4 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (6.90%) Scrum
9 4 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (5.17%) TDD
10 3 (5.17%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.90%) SQL
2 3 (5.17%) C#
2 3 (5.17%) Python
3 2 (3.45%) VBScript
3 2 (3.45%) VB
4 1 (1.72%) Java
4 1 (1.72%) PHP
4 1 (1.72%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 28 (48.28%) SC Cleared
1 28 (48.28%) Security Cleared
2 25 (43.10%) ISEB
3 24 (41.38%) ISTQB
4 17 (29.31%) DV Cleared
5 6 (10.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 5 (8.62%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 1 (1.72%) Degree
7 1 (1.72%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.62%) QA
2 1 (1.72%) SLA
Systems Management
1 38 (65.52%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (13.79%) HP
2 7 (12.07%) Fujitsu
3 6 (10.34%) IBM
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle
4 1 (1.72%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (1.72%) BT
4 1 (1.72%) VMware
4 1 (1.72%) Huawei
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 22 days ago