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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Management
Rank 99 118 114
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -4
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 29 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.49% 0.45% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.77% 0.53% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 29 8 5
Average salary £55,000 £37,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.66% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,200 £34,200 £44,300
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
1634 1512 1316
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 83.88% 85.86% 77.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1329 1236 1143
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 27 January 2015.

Test Management Salary Histogram in Bristol

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 44 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (78.85%) Software Testing
3 39 (75.00%) Test Strategy
4 38 (73.08%) Waterfall
5 35 (67.31%) V-Model
5 35 (67.31%) Selenium
6 34 (65.38%) Test Planning
6 34 (65.38%) Validation
7 25 (48.08%) Test Automation
8 19 (36.54%) Mentoring
9 17 (32.69%) Finance
9 17 (32.69%) JUnit
9 17 (32.69%) WebDriver
9 17 (32.69%) Open Source
9 17 (32.69%) TestNG
10 8 (15.38%) ISEB
10 8 (15.38%) Microsoft
11 7 (13.46%) QuickTest Pro
12 6 (11.54%) UML
12 6 (11.54%) SQL
12 6 (11.54%) VB
12 6 (11.54%) VBA
12 6 (11.54%) QA
13 5 (9.62%) Test Scripting
13 5 (9.62%) Automated Testing
13 5 (9.62%) .NET
13 5 (9.62%) C#
13 5 (9.62%) Scrum
14 4 (7.69%) Java
14 4 (7.69%) Advertising

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (7.69%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.85%) SQL Server
1 2 (3.85%) DB2
1 2 (3.85%) MS Access
1 2 (3.85%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (3.85%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 35 (67.31%) Selenium
2 17 (32.69%) TestNG
2 17 (32.69%) JUnit
2 17 (32.69%) WebDriver
3 7 (13.46%) QuickTest Pro
4 3 (5.77%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (3.85%) Visual Studio
5 2 (3.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 17 (32.69%) Finance
2 4 (7.69%) Advertising
3 3 (5.77%) Legal
4 1 (1.92%) Law
Job Titles
1 19 (36.54%) Test Engineer
2 17 (32.69%) Test Team Leader
2 17 (32.69%) Team Leader
2 17 (32.69%) Senior Test Engineer
3 7 (13.46%) Analyst
3 7 (13.46%) Test Analyst
4 6 (11.54%) Automation Analyst
5 4 (7.69%) Test Automation Analyst
5 4 (7.69%) Test Manager
6 3 (5.77%) Tester
6 3 (5.77%) Automation Tester
7 2 (3.85%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (3.85%) Lead Test Analyst
7 2 (3.85%) Automation Test Analyst
7 2 (3.85%) QA Test Manager
7 2 (3.85%) Technical Manager
7 2 (3.85%) .NET Developer
7 2 (3.85%) C# Developer
7 2 (3.85%) Project Manager
7 2 (3.85%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.62%) .NET
2 3 (5.77%) HTML
2 3 (5.77%) CSS
3 2 (3.85%) SOAP
3 2 (3.85%) Web Services
3 2 (3.85%) XML
3 2 (3.85%) XHTML
3 2 (3.85%) jQuery
3 2 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (3.85%) REST
3 2 (3.85%) Classic ASP
3 2 (3.85%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (32.69%) Open Source
2 3 (5.77%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.85%) Web 2.0
4 1 (1.92%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (78.85%) Software Testing
3 39 (75.00%) Test Strategy
4 38 (73.08%) Waterfall
5 35 (67.31%) V-Model
6 34 (65.38%) Test Planning
6 34 (65.38%) Validation
7 25 (48.08%) Test Automation
8 19 (36.54%) Mentoring
9 6 (11.54%) UML
10 5 (9.62%) Scrum
10 5 (9.62%) Automated Testing
10 5 (9.62%) Test Scripting
11 4 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
11 4 (7.69%) SSADM
11 4 (7.69%) DSDM
12 3 (5.77%) Scalability Testing
12 3 (5.77%) Line Management
13 2 (3.85%) Performance Management
13 2 (3.85%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.54%) SQL
1 6 (11.54%) VB
1 6 (11.54%) VBA
2 5 (9.62%) C#
3 4 (7.69%) Java
4 2 (3.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (15.38%) ISEB
2 2 (3.85%) ISTQB
2 2 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (3.85%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.85%) DV Cleared
2 2 (3.85%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.92%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (1.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.54%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.85%) Oracle
2 2 (3.85%) SAP
3 1 (1.92%) Telerik
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