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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Management
Rank 96 104 111
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +7
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 14 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.96% 0.54% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.18% 0.65% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 12 8 6
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
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
1188 1237 1338
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 81.15% 82.74% 73.76%
Number of salaries quoted 931 1068 1125
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,400 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Management across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015.

Test Management Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 25 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (76.67%) ISEB
2 23 (76.67%) C#
2 23 (76.67%) C++
2 23 (76.67%) Python
3 21 (70.00%) Software Testing
4 20 (66.67%) Regression Testing
5 18 (60.00%) Agile Testing
6 13 (43.33%) Automated Testing
7 11 (36.67%) Test Automation
8 7 (23.33%) JIRA
8 7 (23.33%) Scrum
9 5 (16.67%) VMware
9 5 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (16.67%) Perforce
9 5 (16.67%) Software Engineering
9 5 (16.67%) Degree
9 5 (16.67%) ISTQB
9 5 (16.67%) C
9 5 (16.67%) Shell Script
9 5 (16.67%) Configuration Management
9 5 (16.67%) Java
9 5 (16.67%) UNIX
9 5 (16.67%) Windows
9 5 (16.67%) AIX
9 5 (16.67%) HPUX
9 5 (16.67%) Solaris
9 5 (16.67%) Linux
9 5 (16.67%) Atlassian
9 5 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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.

Development Applications
1 7 (23.33%) JIRA
2 5 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 5 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 5 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 2 (6.67%) Selenium
3 2 (6.67%) QuickTest Pro
Job Titles
1 18 (60.00%) Test Team Leader
1 18 (60.00%) Team Leader
2 11 (36.67%) Automation Team Leader
3 7 (23.33%) Software Team Leader
4 5 (16.67%) Software Engineer
4 5 (16.67%) Test Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Test Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) SAP Manager
5 2 (6.67%) SAP Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Mathematics
1 5 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 4 (13.33%) PKI
3 2 (6.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.67%) UNIX
1 5 (16.67%) Windows
1 5 (16.67%) AIX
1 5 (16.67%) HPUX
1 5 (16.67%) Solaris
1 5 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (70.00%) Software Testing
3 20 (66.67%) Regression Testing
4 18 (60.00%) Agile Testing
5 13 (43.33%) Automated Testing
6 11 (36.67%) Test Automation
7 7 (23.33%) Scrum
8 5 (16.67%) Configuration Management
8 5 (16.67%) Software Engineering
8 5 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (10.00%) PRINCE2
10 2 (6.67%) B2B
10 2 (6.67%) Usability Testing
10 2 (6.67%) Manual Testing
10 2 (6.67%) Test Strategy
11 1 (3.33%) Fault Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (76.67%) C#
1 23 (76.67%) C++
1 23 (76.67%) Python
2 5 (16.67%) Shell Script
2 5 (16.67%) Bash Shell
2 5 (16.67%) C
2 5 (16.67%) Java
3 2 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (76.67%) ISEB
2 5 (16.67%) ISTQB
2 5 (16.67%) Degree
3 4 (13.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (16.67%) Perforce
1 5 (16.67%) VMware
1 5 (16.67%) Atlassian
2 2 (6.67%) SAP