The table below looks at the statistics for Test Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Management over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Management
Rank 84 74 84
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +10
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 19 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 1.64% 0.44% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.07% 0.53% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 13 3 3
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +30.76%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -5.26%
Test Management
East Sussex

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
919 564 586
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 79.16% 83.31% 69.02%
Number of salaries quoted 802 502 538
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,296 £52,500
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 Brighton

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

Test Management Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Test Management
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

Test Management Salary Trend in Brighton

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 20 (100.00%) Selenium
2 18 (90.00%) SQL
3 17 (85.00%) ISEB
3 17 (85.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 17 (85.00%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (75.00%) Software Testing
4 15 (75.00%) HP
5 14 (70.00%) Web Services
5 14 (70.00%) Finance
6 13 (65.00%) XML
7 12 (60.00%) Microsoft
7 12 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 12 (60.00%) HP Quality Center
7 12 (60.00%) Test Planning
8 10 (50.00%) SOAP
8 10 (50.00%) WSDL
8 10 (50.00%) XSD
9 7 (35.00%) WebDriver
10 5 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 5 (25.00%) Test Automation
10 5 (25.00%) Automated Testing
10 5 (25.00%) ISTQB
10 5 (25.00%) VBScript
10 5 (25.00%) VB
11 4 (20.00%) Java
11 4 (20.00%) Windows
11 4 (20.00%) TestNG
12 3 (15.00%) Integration Testing
12 3 (15.00%) Test Scripting
12 3 (15.00%) Data Migration

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (100.00%) Selenium
2 17 (85.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 12 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (35.00%) WebDriver
5 4 (20.00%) TestNG
6 3 (15.00%) Cucumber
6 3 (15.00%) JIRA
7 1 (5.00%) Selenium IDE
General
1 14 (70.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (65.00%) Analyst
1 13 (65.00%) Test Analyst
2 10 (50.00%) Tester
2 10 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
2 10 (50.00%) Senior Test Analyst
3 7 (35.00%) Automation Tester
4 5 (25.00%) Senior Automation Tester
4 5 (25.00%) Senior Tester
5 3 (15.00%) Web Tester
5 3 (15.00%) Quality Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) QA Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (70.00%) Web Services
2 13 (65.00%) XML
3 10 (50.00%) SOAP
3 10 (50.00%) WSDL
3 10 (50.00%) XSD
4 3 (15.00%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Windows
2 3 (15.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (85.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (75.00%) Software Testing
3 12 (60.00%) Test Planning
4 5 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 5 (25.00%) Automated Testing
5 3 (15.00%) Integration Testing
5 3 (15.00%) Test Scripting
5 3 (15.00%) Data Migration
5 3 (15.00%) Non-Functional Testing
5 3 (15.00%) Regression Testing
5 3 (15.00%) Migration
6 1 (5.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 18 (90.00%) SQL
2 5 (25.00%) VBScript
2 5 (25.00%) VB
3 4 (20.00%) Java
4 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 17 (85.00%) ISEB
2 5 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 5 (25.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 12 (60.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (75.00%) HP
2 12 (60.00%) Microsoft