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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Management
Rank 118 123 128
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +5
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 11 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.56% 0.32% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.69% 0.40% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 6
Average salary £42,500 £60,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.16% +103.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £52,100 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,200 £77,500 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,582
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.48%
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
1599 1772 1741
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 81.66% 80.77% 81.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1345 1521 1560
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,050 £30,000 £29,850
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 4 September 2015.

Test Management Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 15 (57.69%) Finance
2 11 (42.31%) Performance Testing
3 9 (34.62%) Test Scripting
3 9 (34.62%) HP Quality Center
3 9 (34.62%) Banking
3 9 (34.62%) ISTQB
3 9 (34.62%) Telecoms
3 9 (34.62%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (30.77%) LoadRunner
4 8 (30.77%) Software Testing
5 7 (26.92%) QA
5 7 (26.92%) HP
5 7 (26.92%) Test Strategy
6 6 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (19.23%) Selenium
7 5 (19.23%) Degree
7 5 (19.23%) HP UFT
7 5 (19.23%) SDLC
8 4 (15.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 4 (15.38%) MS Office
9 3 (11.54%) Migration
9 3 (11.54%) Retail
9 3 (11.54%) Resource Management
9 3 (11.54%) Java
9 3 (11.54%) ISEB
9 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
9 3 (11.54%) V-Model
9 3 (11.54%) Mentoring
9 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 (15.38%) MS Office
2 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
3 2 (7.69%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) SAP HR
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (30.77%) LoadRunner
2 5 (19.23%) Selenium
2 5 (19.23%) HP UFT
3 2 (7.69%) JMeter
3 2 (7.69%) SilkPerformer
4 1 (3.85%) JIRA
4 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (57.69%) Finance
2 9 (34.62%) Banking
2 9 (34.62%) Telecoms
3 3 (11.54%) Retail
4 2 (7.69%) Local Government
5 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (46.15%) Test Manager
2 8 (30.77%) Test Analyst
2 8 (30.77%) Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Consultant
3 4 (15.38%) Test Consultant
3 4 (15.38%) Performance Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Performance Manager
3 4 (15.38%) Performance Test Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Performance Test Manager
4 3 (11.54%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Senior Test Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Management Consultant
4 3 (11.54%) Tester
5 2 (7.69%) Junior
5 2 (7.69%) Project Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Junior Project Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Test Leader
6 1 (3.85%) Automation Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Testing Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) Performance Testing
2 9 (34.62%) Test Scripting
2 9 (34.62%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (30.77%) Software Testing
4 7 (26.92%) Test Strategy
5 6 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (19.23%) SDLC
7 3 (11.54%) V-Model
7 3 (11.54%) Mentoring
7 3 (11.54%) Resource Management
7 3 (11.54%) Migration
8 2 (7.69%) Validation
8 2 (7.69%) Data Migration
8 2 (7.69%) Automated Testing
8 2 (7.69%) ITIL
8 2 (7.69%) SOA
8 2 (7.69%) Project Management
8 2 (7.69%) People Management
8 2 (7.69%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) Java
2 2 (7.69%) PHP
2 2 (7.69%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (34.62%) ISTQB
2 5 (19.23%) Degree
3 4 (15.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (11.54%) ISEB
5 1 (3.85%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (26.92%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (34.62%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) HP
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle
2 2 (7.69%) SAP
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
SCC
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Plus Car / Allowance
Posted: 11 days ago
Birmingham
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 14 days ago