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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Management
Rank 129 96 116
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +20
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 5 27 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.27% 1.49% 0.062%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 1.71% 0.073%
Number of salaries quoted 4 12 1
Average salary £44,500 £42,388 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.98% +88.38%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,250
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +0.59%
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
1630 1583 1366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 88.01% 87.22% 84.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1406 1243 1205
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 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,699
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +4.42%

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 30 July 2015.

Test Management Salary Histogram in Bristol

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 14 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (55.00%) Software Testing
2 11 (55.00%) QA
2 11 (55.00%) Test Strategy
3 8 (40.00%) Test Planning
4 7 (35.00%) Waterfall
4 7 (35.00%) V-Model
5 6 (30.00%) ISEB
5 6 (30.00%) Finance
5 6 (30.00%) Software Delivery
6 5 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (25.00%) Validation
7 4 (20.00%) SQL
7 4 (20.00%) Test Automation
7 4 (20.00%) Test Scripting
7 4 (20.00%) Line Management
8 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (15.00%) People Management
8 3 (15.00%) System Testing
8 3 (15.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (15.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (15.00%) Billing
8 3 (15.00%) Automated Testing
8 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
8 3 (15.00%) Regression Testing
8 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
9 2 (10.00%) Scrum
9 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
9 2 (10.00%) MS Visio
9 2 (10.00%) .NET

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.00%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
General
1 6 (30.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Billing
3 1 (5.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Test Manager
2 5 (25.00%) Test Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Senior Test Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Test Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Test Team Leader
5 1 (5.00%) Tester
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Team Leader
5 1 (5.00%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Business Manager
5 1 (5.00%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (55.00%) Software Testing
2 11 (55.00%) Test Strategy
3 8 (40.00%) Test Planning
4 7 (35.00%) V-Model
4 7 (35.00%) Waterfall
5 6 (30.00%) Software Delivery
6 5 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (25.00%) Validation
7 4 (20.00%) Test Scripting
7 4 (20.00%) Test Automation
7 4 (20.00%) Line Management
8 3 (15.00%) People Management
8 3 (15.00%) System Testing
8 3 (15.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (15.00%) Automated Testing
8 3 (15.00%) Regression Testing
9 2 (10.00%) Scrum
9 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
9 2 (10.00%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) ISEB
2 3 (15.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (10.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (55.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
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