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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Management
Rank 110 126 116
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -10
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 26 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.30% 0.42% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.55% 0.49% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 26 8 7
Average salary £55,000 £36,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+49.65% -26.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £31,750 £43,200
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £43,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-4.04% +1.76%
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
1674 1648 1298
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 83.95% 86.28% 76.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1340 1361 1102
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,517 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 24 December 2014.

Test Management Salary Histogram in Bristol

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (82.76%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (79.31%) Software Testing
3 42 (72.41%) Test Strategy
4 41 (70.69%) Waterfall
5 40 (68.97%) Selenium
6 38 (65.52%) Validation
6 38 (65.52%) V-Model
6 38 (65.52%) Test Planning
7 28 (48.28%) Test Automation
8 21 (36.21%) JUnit
8 21 (36.21%) TestNG
8 21 (36.21%) WebDriver
8 21 (36.21%) Open Source
8 21 (36.21%) Mentoring
9 18 (31.03%) Finance
10 8 (13.79%) VB
10 8 (13.79%) Microsoft
10 8 (13.79%) ISEB
11 7 (12.07%) UML
11 7 (12.07%) QuickTest Pro
12 6 (10.34%) SQL
12 6 (10.34%) VBA
12 6 (10.34%) Project Management
12 6 (10.34%) Scrum
12 6 (10.34%) Test Scripting
12 6 (10.34%) Team Foundation Server
13 5 (8.62%) C#
13 5 (8.62%) .NET
14 4 (6.90%) HTML
14 4 (6.90%) Java

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 4 (6.90%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.90%) SQL Server
1 4 (6.90%) DB2
1 4 (6.90%) MS Access
1 4 (6.90%) Oracle Database 10g
1 4 (6.90%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (6.90%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 40 (68.97%) Selenium
2 21 (36.21%) TestNG
2 21 (36.21%) JUnit
2 21 (36.21%) WebDriver
3 7 (12.07%) QuickTest Pro
4 6 (10.34%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (6.90%) Visual Studio
5 4 (6.90%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (1.72%) JMeter
6 1 (1.72%) WATIR
6 1 (1.72%) WatiN
6 1 (1.72%) TestComplete
General
1 18 (31.03%) Finance
2 4 (6.90%) Advertising
3 3 (5.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 21 (36.21%) Test Team Leader
1 21 (36.21%) Team Leader
2 17 (29.31%) Senior Test Engineer
2 17 (29.31%) Test Engineer
3 8 (13.79%) Analyst
3 8 (13.79%) Test Analyst
4 6 (10.34%) Automation Analyst
5 4 (6.90%) Test Automation Analyst
5 4 (6.90%) Test Manager
5 4 (6.90%) Tester
5 4 (6.90%) Developer
6 3 (5.17%) Automation Tester
7 2 (3.45%) QA Test Manager
7 2 (3.45%) Technical Developer
7 2 (3.45%) Project Manager
7 2 (3.45%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (3.45%) Technical Manager
7 2 (3.45%) Technical Support Officer
7 2 (3.45%) Lead Test Analyst
7 2 (3.45%) Automation Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.62%) .NET
2 4 (6.90%) Classic ASP
2 4 (6.90%) ASP.NET
2 4 (6.90%) CSS
2 4 (6.90%) SOAP
2 4 (6.90%) Web Services
2 4 (6.90%) XML
2 4 (6.90%) XHTML
2 4 (6.90%) jQuery
2 4 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (6.90%) REST
2 4 (6.90%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (36.21%) Open Source
2 4 (6.90%) Management Information System
2 4 (6.90%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.72%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (82.76%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (79.31%) Software Testing
3 42 (72.41%) Test Strategy
4 41 (70.69%) Waterfall
5 38 (65.52%) V-Model
5 38 (65.52%) Test Planning
5 38 (65.52%) Validation
6 28 (48.28%) Test Automation
7 21 (36.21%) Mentoring
8 7 (12.07%) UML
9 6 (10.34%) Project Management
9 6 (10.34%) Scrum
9 6 (10.34%) Test Scripting
10 4 (6.90%) Web Development
10 4 (6.90%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (6.90%) Requirements Analysis
10 4 (6.90%) TDD
10 4 (6.90%) Automated Testing
10 4 (6.90%) MVC
10 4 (6.90%) SSADM
Programming Languages
1 8 (13.79%) VB
2 6 (10.34%) VBA
2 6 (10.34%) SQL
3 5 (8.62%) C#
4 4 (6.90%) Java
4 4 (6.90%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.72%) Perl
5 1 (1.72%) PHP
5 1 (1.72%) Python
5 1 (1.72%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (13.79%) ISEB
2 2 (3.45%) ISTQB
2 2 (3.45%) Degree
2 2 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (3.45%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.45%) DV Cleared
2 2 (3.45%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.72%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.90%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (13.79%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.90%) Oracle
2 4 (6.90%) SAP
3 2 (3.45%) Telerik
4 1 (1.72%) IBM
4 1 (1.72%) Compuware
4 1 (1.72%) HP
4 1 (1.72%) Empirix
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