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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Management
Rank 126 107 119
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +12
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 4 17 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.21% 0.86% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 1.00% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 4 17 2
Average salary £57,500 £40,000 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+43.75% -21.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,750 £34,400 £50,250
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £48,500 £52,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
1553 1696 1422
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 82.39% 85.57% 82.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1356 1370 1244
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 29 May 2015.

Test Management Salary Histogram in Bristol

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 28 (84.85%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (72.73%) Software Testing
2 24 (72.73%) Test Strategy
3 20 (60.61%) Waterfall
4 19 (57.58%) V-Model
5 18 (54.55%) Test Planning
6 16 (48.48%) Validation
7 13 (39.39%) QA
8 12 (36.36%) Test Automation
9 11 (33.33%) Selenium
9 11 (33.33%) Finance
10 9 (27.27%) Mentoring
11 8 (24.24%) Software Delivery
11 8 (24.24%) ISEB
12 7 (21.21%) Line Management
13 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
14 5 (15.15%) Automated Testing
14 5 (15.15%) WebDriver
14 5 (15.15%) Open Source
14 5 (15.15%) TestNG
14 5 (15.15%) SQL
14 5 (15.15%) JUnit
15 4 (12.12%) .NET
15 4 (12.12%) MS Excel
15 4 (12.12%) Scrum
15 4 (12.12%) Continuous Improvement
16 3 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
16 3 (9.09%) People Management
16 3 (9.09%) Billing

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 (6.06%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (12.12%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.06%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
1 1 (3.03%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 11 (33.33%) Selenium
2 5 (15.15%) WebDriver
2 5 (15.15%) TestNG
2 5 (15.15%) JUnit
3 1 (3.03%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 11 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (9.09%) Billing
3 2 (6.06%) Law
4 1 (3.03%) Legal
4 1 (3.03%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (39.39%) Test Engineer
2 11 (33.33%) Senior Test Engineer
3 10 (30.30%) Test Manager
4 6 (18.18%) Test Team Leader
4 6 (18.18%) Team Leader
5 3 (9.09%) Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Test Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Software Test Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) QA Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) QA Test Manager
7 1 (3.03%) Test Automation Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Automation Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) QA Manager
7 1 (3.03%) Tester
7 1 (3.03%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.12%) .NET
2 1 (3.03%) HTML
2 1 (3.03%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.03%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.03%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (84.85%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (72.73%) Software Testing
2 24 (72.73%) Test Strategy
3 20 (60.61%) Waterfall
4 19 (57.58%) V-Model
5 18 (54.55%) Test Planning
6 16 (48.48%) Validation
7 12 (36.36%) Test Automation
8 9 (27.27%) Mentoring
9 8 (24.24%) Software Delivery
10 7 (21.21%) Line Management
11 5 (15.15%) Automated Testing
11 5 (15.15%) Open Source
12 4 (12.12%) Scrum
12 4 (12.12%) Continuous Improvement
13 3 (9.09%) People Management
13 3 (9.09%) System Testing
13 3 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
13 3 (9.09%) Scalability Testing
14 2 (6.06%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.15%) SQL
2 3 (9.09%) Java
3 2 (6.06%) C#
4 1 (3.03%) VB
4 1 (3.03%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (24.24%) ISEB
2 3 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (9.09%) ISTQB
3 2 (6.06%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (39.39%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
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