The table below looks at the statistics for Test Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Management over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Management
Rank 83 113 96
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -17
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 32 1 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.77% 0.063% 1.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.10% 0.076% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 15 1 10
Average salary £37,500 £22,500 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -48.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,576 £22,500 £37,100
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £22,500 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
Test Management
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1524 1322 1239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 84.20% 83.09% 78.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1194 1150 1078
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Test Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Test Management Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Test Management
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Test Management Salary Trend in Bristol

Test Management
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Management across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Test Management Salary Histogram in Bristol

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 27 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (47.06%) Test Strategy
3 21 (41.18%) Scrum
4 19 (37.25%) Waterfall
5 17 (33.33%) Software Testing
5 17 (33.33%) Project Management
6 16 (31.37%) Automated Testing
6 16 (31.37%) Test Automation
7 14 (27.45%) Team Foundation Server
7 14 (27.45%) QA
7 14 (27.45%) Selenium
7 14 (27.45%) Risk Management
8 13 (25.49%) User Stories
9 12 (23.53%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 12 (23.53%) Dependency Management
10 11 (21.57%) V-Model
10 11 (21.57%) Validation
10 11 (21.57%) .NET
11 10 (19.61%) TDD
12 9 (17.65%) TestNG
12 9 (17.65%) WebDriver
12 9 (17.65%) Open Source
12 9 (17.65%) JUnit
13 8 (15.69%) C#
13 8 (15.69%) Test Scripting
14 7 (13.73%) Telerik
14 7 (13.73%) ASP.NET
14 7 (13.73%) UML
14 7 (13.73%) Data Security
15 6 (11.76%) ISEB

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 4 (7.84%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (7.84%) MS Access
1 4 (7.84%) Oracle Database 10g
1 4 (7.84%) SQL Server
1 4 (7.84%) DB2
1 4 (7.84%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 14 (27.45%) Team Foundation Server
1 14 (27.45%) Selenium
2 9 (17.65%) TestNG
2 9 (17.65%) WebDriver
2 9 (17.65%) JUnit
3 4 (7.84%) Visual Studio
3 4 (7.84%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (3.92%) WatiN
4 2 (3.92%) WATIR
4 2 (3.92%) JMeter
4 2 (3.92%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (1.96%) ClearQuest
5 1 (1.96%) Bugzilla
5 1 (1.96%) TestComplete
General
1 6 (11.76%) Law
1 6 (11.76%) Legal
2 4 (7.84%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (41.18%) Test Manager
2 13 (25.49%) Tester
3 9 (17.65%) Senior Tester
3 9 (17.65%) Team Leader
3 9 (17.65%) Test Team Leader
4 7 (13.73%) Senior Test Manager
4 7 (13.73%) Software Tester
4 7 (13.73%) Senior Manager
5 6 (11.76%) Analyst
6 5 (9.80%) Senior Software Tester
7 4 (7.84%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (7.84%) Developer
8 3 (5.88%) Test Analyst
8 3 (5.88%) Lead Tester
9 2 (3.92%) C# .NET Developer
9 2 (3.92%) Automation Tester
9 2 (3.92%) Test Leader
9 2 (3.92%) Technical Developer
9 2 (3.92%) Technical Support Officer
9 2 (3.92%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (21.57%) .NET
2 7 (13.73%) ASP.NET
3 4 (7.84%) jQuery
3 4 (7.84%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (7.84%) REST
3 4 (7.84%) Classic ASP
3 4 (7.84%) XHTML
3 4 (7.84%) CSS
3 4 (7.84%) SOAP
3 4 (7.84%) Web Services
3 4 (7.84%) XML
3 4 (7.84%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.65%) Open Source
2 4 (7.84%) Web 2.0
3 3 (5.88%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.92%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.92%) UNIX
2 1 (1.96%) Windows
2 1 (1.96%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (47.06%) Test Strategy
3 21 (41.18%) Scrum
4 19 (37.25%) Waterfall
5 17 (33.33%) Software Testing
5 17 (33.33%) Project Management
6 16 (31.37%) Automated Testing
6 16 (31.37%) Test Automation
7 14 (27.45%) Risk Management
8 13 (25.49%) User Stories
9 12 (23.53%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 12 (23.53%) Dependency Management
10 11 (21.57%) V-Model
10 11 (21.57%) Validation
11 10 (19.61%) TDD
12 8 (15.69%) Test Scripting
13 7 (13.73%) UML
13 7 (13.73%) Data Security
14 6 (11.76%) Performance Testing
14 6 (11.76%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (15.69%) C#
2 4 (7.84%) T-SQL
2 4 (7.84%) VB
2 4 (7.84%) Java
3 3 (5.88%) SQL
4 2 (3.92%) Ruby
4 2 (3.92%) Python
4 2 (3.92%) Perl
4 2 (3.92%) PHP
5 1 (1.96%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (11.76%) ISEB
1 6 (11.76%) Degree
2 2 (3.92%) ISTQB
2 2 (3.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.96%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (1.96%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (27.45%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (13.73%) Telerik
2 4 (7.84%) SAP
2 4 (7.84%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.84%) Oracle
3 2 (3.92%) Empirix
3 2 (3.92%) Compuware
3 2 (3.92%) HP
3 2 (3.92%) IBM
Bristol, Avon
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bristol
Kainos
Salary: £45,000 - £70,000 per year
Posted: 14 days ago
Bristol
Kainos
Salary: £45,000 - £65,000 per year
Posted: 14 days ago