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 April 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 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Management
Rank 190 216 198
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -18
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 24 11 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.41% 0.20% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.55% 0.28% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 13 8 27
Average salary £47,500 £46,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.70% +2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,200 £64,000 £63,500
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
4377 3930 4432
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 74.51% 72.46% 71.53%
Number of salaries quoted 3108 2968 3764
Average salary £48,500 £45,600 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.35% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
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 April 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 April 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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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
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Reading +12 20 £47,500 -25.78%
Newbury - 3 - -
Test Management
South East

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 21 (42.00%) Finance
2 18 (36.00%) Test Scripting
3 17 (34.00%) QA
4 16 (32.00%) ISEB
5 13 (26.00%) ISTQB
5 13 (26.00%) Test Strategy
6 11 (22.00%) HP Quality Center
6 11 (22.00%) V-Model
6 11 (22.00%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (20.00%) Security Cleared
7 10 (20.00%) SC Cleared
7 10 (20.00%) Software Testing
8 9 (18.00%) Selenium
8 9 (18.00%) Degree
8 9 (18.00%) Waterfall
8 9 (18.00%) Automated Testing
9 8 (16.00%) Scrum
9 8 (16.00%) Regression Testing
9 8 (16.00%) TestDirector
9 8 (16.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (16.00%) Windows
10 7 (14.00%) C#
10 7 (14.00%) .NET
10 7 (14.00%) Internet
10 7 (14.00%) Project Management
10 7 (14.00%) Visual Studio
10 7 (14.00%) Management Information System
10 7 (14.00%) Change Management
10 7 (14.00%) TDD
10 7 (14.00%) BDD

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (2.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.00%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 9 (18.00%) Selenium
2 8 (16.00%) TestDirector
3 7 (14.00%) Visual Studio
3 7 (14.00%) Visual Studio Team System
3 7 (14.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (10.00%) QuickTest Pro
5 4 (8.00%) TestComplete
5 4 (8.00%) TestNG
5 4 (8.00%) WebDriver
5 4 (8.00%) QAComplete
5 4 (8.00%) JUnit
6 1 (2.00%) LoadRunner
6 1 (2.00%) WinRunner
General
1 21 (42.00%) Finance
2 5 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.00%) Retail
4 1 (2.00%) Billing
4 1 (2.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (34.00%) Analyst
1 17 (34.00%) Test Manager
2 16 (32.00%) Test Analyst
3 9 (18.00%) Senior Analyst
3 9 (18.00%) Senior Test Analyst
4 5 (10.00%) Tester
4 5 (10.00%) Software Tester
5 4 (8.00%) Test Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) Programme Manager
5 4 (8.00%) Programme Test Manager
5 4 (8.00%) QA Leader
6 3 (6.00%) Team Leader
6 3 (6.00%) Senior Test Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) Lead Test Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) Trainee Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) Trainee Test Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) Trainee
7 2 (4.00%) Test Leader
8 1 (2.00%) Business Analyst
8 1 (2.00%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.00%) .NET
2 5 (10.00%) HTML
3 1 (2.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (8.00%) VSAM
2 4 (8.00%) IBM Mainframe
2 4 (8.00%) Open Source
2 4 (8.00%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.00%) iPad
3 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.00%) Windows
1 8 (16.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (2.00%) Linux
2 1 (2.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (36.00%) Test Scripting
2 13 (26.00%) Test Strategy
3 11 (22.00%) V-Model
3 11 (22.00%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (20.00%) Software Testing
5 9 (18.00%) Waterfall
5 9 (18.00%) Automated Testing
6 8 (16.00%) Regression Testing
6 8 (16.00%) Scrum
7 7 (14.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (14.00%) BDD
7 7 (14.00%) TDD
7 7 (14.00%) Project Management
7 7 (14.00%) Change Management
7 7 (14.00%) ATDD
8 6 (12.00%) Performance Management
8 6 (12.00%) Configuration Management
8 6 (12.00%) Fault Management
8 6 (12.00%) Integration Testing
9 5 (10.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.00%) C#
2 5 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (8.00%) COBOL
4 3 (6.00%) SQL
5 2 (4.00%) VB
6 1 (2.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 16 (32.00%) ISEB
2 13 (26.00%) ISTQB
3 10 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 10 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 9 (18.00%) Degree
5 4 (8.00%) DV Cleared
6 2 (4.00%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (2.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (34.00%) QA
2 1 (2.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 11 (22.00%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (8.00%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 6 (12.00%) BT
1 6 (12.00%) IBM
2 5 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.00%) HP
3 3 (6.00%) Fujitsu
4 1 (2.00%) VMware
4 1 (2.00%) Meridio
4 1 (2.00%) Huawei
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + benefits
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