The table below looks at the statistics for Test Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Management over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Management
Rank 114 124 112
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -12
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 13 8 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.64% 0.37% 0.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.79% 0.48% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 12 7 11
Average salary £51,250 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.88% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £36,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £55,000 £150,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +5.88%
Test Management
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1643 1667 1517
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 81.14% 77.97% 80.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1238 1300 1359
Average salary £42,977 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +6.25%

Test Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Management across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Management Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Test Management
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Test Management across the Buckinghamshire region.

Test Management Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

Test Management
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Management across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Test Management Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Test Management
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Management within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
High Wycombe - 6 £52,500 -
Milton Keynes -4 2 £50,000 +5.26% 3
Test Management
South East

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 26 (76.47%) Finance
2 18 (52.94%) QA
2 18 (52.94%) User Acceptance Testing
2 18 (52.94%) Test Strategy
3 17 (50.00%) ISTQB
4 15 (44.12%) ISEB
5 14 (41.18%) Regression Testing
6 12 (35.29%) Test Scripting
7 11 (32.35%) Automated Testing
7 11 (32.35%) SQL
8 10 (29.41%) Microsoft
8 10 (29.41%) System Testing
9 9 (26.47%) Performance Testing
10 8 (23.53%) HP
10 8 (23.53%) QuickTest Pro
10 8 (23.53%) Oracle
10 8 (23.53%) Integration Testing
10 8 (23.53%) HP Quality Center
10 8 (23.53%) JIRA
10 8 (23.53%) Oracle Database
11 7 (20.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 7 (20.59%) Mentoring
12 6 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
13 5 (14.71%) Software Testing
13 5 (14.71%) Data Migration
13 5 (14.71%) Oracle Reports
13 5 (14.71%) Migration
14 4 (11.76%) PRINCE2
15 3 (8.82%) MS Excel
15 3 (8.82%) CRM

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 (8.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.94%) Remedy ITSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (23.53%) Oracle Database
2 5 (14.71%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (23.53%) JIRA
1 8 (23.53%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (8.82%) Visual Studio
2 3 (8.82%) Selenium
3 2 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.94%) WebDriver
4 1 (2.94%) Bugzilla
General
1 26 (76.47%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Banking
2 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (58.82%) Test Manager
2 9 (26.47%) Test Analyst
2 9 (26.47%) Analyst
3 5 (14.71%) Automated Test Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) Test Leader
3 5 (14.71%) Test Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Automation Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) QA Manager
4 3 (8.82%) Automation Test Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) QA Test Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Programme Test Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Senior Test Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Test Consultant
5 2 (5.88%) Lead Test Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Consultant
5 2 (5.88%) Management Consultant
5 2 (5.88%) Programme Manager
6 1 (2.94%) Software Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) PACS
2 2 (5.88%) N-Tier
2 2 (5.88%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (52.94%) User Acceptance Testing
1 18 (52.94%) Test Strategy
2 14 (41.18%) Regression Testing
3 12 (35.29%) Test Scripting
4 11 (32.35%) Automated Testing
5 10 (29.41%) System Testing
6 9 (26.47%) Performance Testing
7 8 (23.53%) Integration Testing
8 7 (20.59%) Mentoring
9 6 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (14.71%) Software Testing
10 5 (14.71%) Migration
10 5 (14.71%) Data Migration
11 4 (11.76%) PRINCE2
12 3 (8.82%) CRM
12 3 (8.82%) Project Management
12 3 (8.82%) Business Analysis
13 2 (5.88%) Release Management
13 2 (5.88%) Data Management
13 2 (5.88%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (32.35%) SQL
2 3 (8.82%) VBScript
3 2 (5.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 17 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 15 (44.12%) ISEB
3 7 (20.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (2.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (52.94%) QA
2 3 (8.82%) HL7
2 3 (8.82%) DICOM
3 1 (2.94%) SLA
Systems Management
1 8 (23.53%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (5.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 8 (23.53%) HP
2 8 (23.53%) Oracle
3 2 (5.88%) Atlassian
3 2 (5.88%) BEA
4 1 (2.94%) BMC
4 1 (2.94%) Remedy
4 1 (2.94%) Symbian
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Open University
Salary: From £38,511 to £45,954 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Open University
Salary: From £48,743 to £54,841 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Open University
Salary: From £25,513 to £30,434 per annum
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