The table below looks at the statistics for Test Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Management over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Management
Rank 123 120 107
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -13
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 9 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.40% 0.46% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.49% 0.57% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 2
Average salary £60,000 £26,500 £33,375
Average salary % change year-on-year
+126.41% -20.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,200 £26,500 £32,875
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £46,300 £33,875
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -5.26%
Test Management
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1823 1746 1207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 80.10% 80.98% 69.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1572 1573 1015
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £44,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +0.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Test Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Test Management Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Test Management
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Test Management Salary Trend in Birmingham

Test Management
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Management across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

Test Management Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 17 (68.00%) Finance
2 11 (44.00%) HP Quality Center
3 10 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 9 (36.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (36.00%) ISTQB
5 8 (32.00%) QA
6 7 (28.00%) ISEB
6 7 (28.00%) QuickTest Pro
7 6 (24.00%) Banking
7 6 (24.00%) Automated Testing
7 6 (24.00%) Software Testing
8 5 (20.00%) HP
8 5 (20.00%) Retail
8 5 (20.00%) Performance Testing
8 5 (20.00%) Test Strategy
9 4 (16.00%) Oracle
9 4 (16.00%) MS Project
9 4 (16.00%) SAP
9 4 (16.00%) ITIL
9 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
9 4 (16.00%) Telecoms
9 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (16.00%) SC Cleared
9 4 (16.00%) Security Cleared
9 4 (16.00%) V-Model
9 4 (16.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 4 (16.00%) People Management
10 3 (12.00%) MS Office
10 3 (12.00%) LoadRunner
10 3 (12.00%) SAP HR

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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.

Applications
1 4 (16.00%) MS Project
1 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (12.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (12.00%) SAP HR
2 1 (4.00%) TRIRIGA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (28.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (12.00%) LoadRunner
2 3 (12.00%) JIRA
General
1 17 (68.00%) Finance
2 6 (24.00%) Banking
3 5 (20.00%) Retail
4 4 (16.00%) Telecoms
5 3 (12.00%) Back Office
6 2 (8.00%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (8.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (76.00%) Test Manager
2 3 (12.00%) QA Manager
3 2 (8.00%) Test Analyst
3 2 (8.00%) Performance Test Manager
3 2 (8.00%) QA Test Manager
3 2 (8.00%) Test Leader
3 2 (8.00%) Performance Manager
3 2 (8.00%) Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Manual Test Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Test Programme Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Testing Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Head of Testing
4 1 (4.00%) Quality Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Tester
4 1 (4.00%) Programme Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Release Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Manual Tester
4 1 (4.00%) Business Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) AS400
1 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) UNIX
1 1 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 9 (36.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (24.00%) Automated Testing
3 6 (24.00%) Software Testing
4 5 (20.00%) Performance Testing
4 5 (20.00%) Test Strategy
5 4 (16.00%) V-Model
5 4 (16.00%) People Management
5 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (16.00%) ITIL
6 3 (12.00%) Content Management
6 3 (12.00%) Quality Management
6 3 (12.00%) Resource Management
6 3 (12.00%) Line Management
6 3 (12.00%) Mentoring
6 3 (12.00%) Test Scripting
6 3 (12.00%) Migration
6 3 (12.00%) Data Migration
7 2 (8.00%) Regression Testing
8 1 (4.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (36.00%) ISTQB
2 7 (28.00%) ISEB
3 4 (16.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (16.00%) Security Cleared
3 4 (16.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (12.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 3 (12.00%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (32.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 11 (44.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) HP
2 4 (16.00%) Oracle
2 4 (16.00%) SAP
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £65,000 per annum Plus Bonuses
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