The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 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 Bristol region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Management
Rank 111 117 107
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -10
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 15 5 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.74% 0.28% 0.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.90% 0.35% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 14 4 10
Average salary £40,000 £53,750 £40,066
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.58% +34.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,950 £50,750 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- -2.29%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1675 1444 1392
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 83.04% 79.69% 76.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1326 1247 1210
Average salary £42,500 £39,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.59% -1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Test Management
South West

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 17 April 2014.

Test Management Salary Histogram in Bristol

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 14 (60.87%) Test Scripting
2 12 (52.17%) QA
3 11 (47.83%) Automated Testing
3 11 (47.83%) Scrum
4 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (39.13%) Software Testing
5 9 (39.13%) Degree
6 8 (34.78%) Test Strategy
7 7 (30.43%) ISEB
8 6 (26.09%) Selenium
8 6 (26.09%) Telerik
8 6 (26.09%) SQL
8 6 (26.09%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (26.09%) Test Automation
9 4 (17.39%) Finance
9 4 (17.39%) Law
9 4 (17.39%) ISTQB
9 4 (17.39%) .NET
9 4 (17.39%) UML
9 4 (17.39%) Data Security
9 4 (17.39%) HP
9 4 (17.39%) V-Model
9 4 (17.39%) Performance Testing
10 3 (13.04%) Scalability Testing
10 3 (13.04%) Manual Testing
10 3 (13.04%) Waterfall
10 3 (13.04%) SoapUI
10 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
10 3 (13.04%) QuickTest Pro
10 3 (13.04%) LoadRunner

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 6 (26.09%) Selenium
1 6 (26.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (13.04%) SoapUI
2 3 (13.04%) JIRA
2 3 (13.04%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (13.04%) LoadRunner
3 2 (8.70%) JMeter
3 2 (8.70%) WATIR
3 2 (8.70%) WatiN
4 1 (4.35%) TestComplete
4 1 (4.35%) Bugzilla
4 1 (4.35%) ClearQuest
General
1 4 (17.39%) Finance
1 4 (17.39%) Law
2 3 (13.04%) Legal
3 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Tester
2 8 (34.78%) Analyst
3 7 (30.43%) Senior Tester
4 5 (21.74%) Software Tester
5 4 (17.39%) Test Analyst
5 4 (17.39%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (13.04%) QA Engineer
6 3 (13.04%) Senior Software Tester
6 3 (13.04%) Lead Tester
7 2 (8.70%) QA Analyst
7 2 (8.70%) Test Engineer
7 2 (8.70%) Test Manager
7 2 (8.70%) Test Leader
8 1 (4.35%) Software Engineer
8 1 (4.35%) Senior Test Analyst
8 1 (4.35%) Software Test Analyst
8 1 (4.35%) Non-Functional Tester
8 1 (4.35%) QA Test Analyst
8 1 (4.35%) Technical Tester
8 1 (4.35%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) .NET
2 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET
3 2 (8.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
1 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.35%) NHS
2 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) UNIX
1 2 (8.70%) Windows
2 1 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (60.87%) Test Scripting
2 11 (47.83%) Scrum
2 11 (47.83%) Automated Testing
3 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (39.13%) Software Testing
5 8 (34.78%) Test Strategy
6 6 (26.09%) Test Automation
7 4 (17.39%) V-Model
7 4 (17.39%) Performance Testing
7 4 (17.39%) Data Security
7 4 (17.39%) UML
8 3 (13.04%) Validation
8 3 (13.04%) Software Engineering
8 3 (13.04%) Scalability Testing
8 3 (13.04%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (13.04%) Manual Testing
8 3 (13.04%) Waterfall
9 2 (8.70%) BDD
9 2 (8.70%) Black-Box Testing
9 2 (8.70%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (26.09%) SQL
2 3 (13.04%) C#
3 2 (8.70%) Perl
3 2 (8.70%) PHP
3 2 (8.70%) Python
3 2 (8.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (39.13%) Degree
2 7 (30.43%) ISEB
3 4 (17.39%) ISTQB
4 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (8.70%) HND
5 1 (4.35%) Postgraduate
5 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
5 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (52.17%) QA
2 1 (4.35%) GAMP
2 1 (4.35%) GMP
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Telerik
2 4 (17.39%) HP
3 3 (13.04%) Oracle
3 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
4 2 (8.70%) Compuware
4 2 (8.70%) IBM
4 2 (8.70%) Empirix
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £36000 - £38000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago