The table below looks at the statistics for Test Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Management over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Management
Rank 111 92 125
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +33
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 1 15 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.057% 0.97% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.069% 1.22% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1 15 5
Average salary £56,000 £48,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.46% +70.17%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
Test Management
Cambridgeshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1444 1232 1575
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 82.70% 79.38% 75.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1082 1051 1365
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 £31,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £58,500
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 Cambridge

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

Test Management Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Test Management
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Test Management Salary Trend in Cambridge

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 9 (75.00%) C++
2 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (66.67%) Software Testing
3 7 (58.33%) QA
3 7 (58.33%) Scrum
3 7 (58.33%) Agile Testing
3 7 (58.33%) Regression Testing
3 7 (58.33%) C#
4 3 (25.00%) SQL
4 3 (25.00%) SAP
5 2 (16.67%) 3G
5 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
5 2 (16.67%) MKS
5 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
5 2 (16.67%) Bugzilla
5 2 (16.67%) Perforce
5 2 (16.67%) Debian
5 2 (16.67%) CruiseControl
5 2 (16.67%) Subversion
5 2 (16.67%) Maven
5 2 (16.67%) Ruby
5 2 (16.67%) C
5 2 (16.67%) Java
5 2 (16.67%) Perl
5 2 (16.67%) PHP
5 2 (16.67%) Linux
5 2 (16.67%) Apache
5 2 (16.67%) Python
5 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
5 2 (16.67%) Bug Management

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 (16.67%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) 3G
1 2 (16.67%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SAP HANA
1 1 (8.33%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Bugzilla
1 2 (16.67%) CruiseControl
1 2 (16.67%) Subversion
1 2 (16.67%) Maven
1 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 2 (16.67%) Hudson
1 2 (16.67%) Redmine
1 2 (16.67%) CMake
1 2 (16.67%) Ant
2 1 (8.33%) QALoad
2 1 (8.33%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (8.33%) LoadRunner
General
1 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) QA Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Software Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Release Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Test Leader
2 2 (16.67%) Build and Release Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) SAP Manager
3 1 (8.33%) SAP Test Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Senior SAP Test Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Test Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Test Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (8.33%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) J2EE
2 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Debian
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
1 2 (16.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 7 (58.33%) Scrum
2 7 (58.33%) Agile Testing
2 7 (58.33%) Regression Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 2 (16.67%) Bug Management
3 2 (16.67%) Test Strategy
3 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (16.67%) Web Development
4 1 (8.33%) SAP Implementation
4 1 (8.33%) V-Model
4 1 (8.33%) Load Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Test Planning
4 1 (8.33%) Line Management
4 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
4 1 (8.33%) Coaching
4 1 (8.33%) Automation Testing
4 1 (8.33%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) C++
2 7 (58.33%) C#
3 3 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (16.67%) Ruby
4 2 (16.67%) C
4 2 (16.67%) Java
4 2 (16.67%) Perl
4 2 (16.67%) PHP
4 2 (16.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (58.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) SAP
2 2 (16.67%) MKS
2 2 (16.67%) Perforce
3 1 (8.33%) HP