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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Management
Rank 95 118 89
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -29
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 32 1 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.74% 0.063% 1.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.08% 0.076% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 21 1 11
Average salary £36,000 £22,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% -50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,576 £22,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £22,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -1.09%
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
1541 1317 1244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 83.66% 83.51% 77.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1267 1157 1074
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 £28,500 £26,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £55,000
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 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 23 September 2014.

Test Management Salary Histogram in Bristol

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 48 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (50.00%) Test Strategy
3 23 (41.07%) Waterfall
3 23 (41.07%) Software Testing
4 20 (35.71%) Scrum
5 18 (32.14%) Test Automation
6 17 (30.36%) Selenium
6 17 (30.36%) Test Planning
7 16 (28.57%) Automated Testing
7 16 (28.57%) Project Management
8 15 (26.79%) Validation
8 15 (26.79%) V-Model
8 15 (26.79%) Mentoring
9 14 (25.00%) Risk Management
10 13 (23.21%) Team Foundation Server
10 13 (23.21%) User Stories
11 12 (21.43%) Dependency Management
11 12 (21.43%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 12 (21.43%) QA
11 12 (21.43%) Line Management
12 11 (19.64%) .NET
13 10 (17.86%) JUnit
13 10 (17.86%) TDD
13 10 (17.86%) WebDriver
13 10 (17.86%) Open Source
13 10 (17.86%) TestNG
14 9 (16.07%) UML
15 8 (14.29%) C#
15 8 (14.29%) Test Scripting
16 7 (12.50%) ASP.NET

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 (3.57%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 4 (7.14%) DB2
1 4 (7.14%) MS Access
1 4 (7.14%) Oracle Database 10g
1 4 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (7.14%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 17 (30.36%) Selenium
2 13 (23.21%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (17.86%) JUnit
3 10 (17.86%) TestNG
3 10 (17.86%) WebDriver
4 5 (8.93%) QuickTest Pro
5 4 (7.14%) Visual Studio
5 4 (7.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (1.79%) JMeter
6 1 (1.79%) WATIR
6 1 (1.79%) WatiN
6 1 (1.79%) TestComplete
General
1 6 (10.71%) Finance
1 6 (10.71%) Legal
2 5 (8.93%) Law
3 2 (3.57%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 20 (35.71%) Test Manager
2 11 (19.64%) Tester
3 10 (17.86%) Test Team Leader
3 10 (17.86%) Team Leader
4 9 (16.07%) Analyst
5 8 (14.29%) Senior Tester
6 7 (12.50%) Senior Test Manager
6 7 (12.50%) Senior Manager
7 6 (10.71%) Test Analyst
8 5 (8.93%) Test Engineer
8 5 (8.93%) Senior Test Engineer
8 5 (8.93%) Senior Analyst
9 4 (7.14%) Senior Software Tester
9 4 (7.14%) Automation Analyst
9 4 (7.14%) Software Tester
9 4 (7.14%) Developer
10 3 (5.36%) Automation Tester
10 3 (5.36%) Lead Tester
11 2 (3.57%) C# .NET Developer
11 2 (3.57%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (19.64%) .NET
2 7 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 4 (7.14%) CSS
3 4 (7.14%) SOAP
3 4 (7.14%) Web Services
3 4 (7.14%) XML
3 4 (7.14%) XHTML
3 4 (7.14%) jQuery
3 4 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (7.14%) REST
3 4 (7.14%) Classic ASP
3 4 (7.14%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.86%) Open Source
2 6 (10.71%) Management Information System
3 4 (7.14%) Web 2.0
4 2 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.79%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (50.00%) Test Strategy
3 23 (41.07%) Software Testing
3 23 (41.07%) Waterfall
4 20 (35.71%) Scrum
5 18 (32.14%) Test Automation
6 17 (30.36%) Test Planning
7 16 (28.57%) Automated Testing
7 16 (28.57%) Project Management
8 15 (26.79%) Validation
8 15 (26.79%) Mentoring
8 15 (26.79%) V-Model
9 14 (25.00%) Risk Management
10 13 (23.21%) User Stories
11 12 (21.43%) Dependency Management
11 12 (21.43%) Line Management
11 12 (21.43%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 10 (17.86%) TDD
13 9 (16.07%) UML
14 8 (14.29%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 8 (14.29%) C#
2 6 (10.71%) VB
2 6 (10.71%) SQL
3 4 (7.14%) T-SQL
3 4 (7.14%) VBA
3 4 (7.14%) Java
4 1 (1.79%) Perl
4 1 (1.79%) PHP
4 1 (1.79%) Python
4 1 (1.79%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (12.50%) ISEB
2 5 (8.93%) Degree
3 2 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (3.57%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.57%) DV Cleared
3 2 (3.57%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.79%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (1.79%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (21.43%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (10.71%) Microsoft
1 6 (10.71%) Telerik
2 4 (7.14%) Oracle
2 4 (7.14%) SAP
3 1 (1.79%) IBM
3 1 (1.79%) Compuware
3 1 (1.79%) HP
3 1 (1.79%) Empirix
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Kainos
Posted: 12 days ago
Bristol
Kainos
Salary: £45,000 - £65,000 per year
Posted: 14 days ago
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Salary: £45,000 - £70,000 per year
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