The table below looks at the statistics for Test Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Management over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Management
Rank 224 282 301
Rank change year-on-year
+58 +19
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 79 46 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.82% 0.39% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.96% 0.47% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 67 39 21
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £78,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,275 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.44% -0.52%
Test Management
London

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
8221 9740 9773
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 84.98% 83.03% 82.65%
Number of salaries quoted 7041 8088 8617
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Test Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Test Management Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Test Management
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Test Management Salary Trend in the City of London

Test Management
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Management across the City of London region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Test Management Salary Histogram in the City of London

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 81 (62.31%) Finance
2 64 (49.23%) User Acceptance Testing
3 56 (43.08%) Software Testing
4 54 (41.54%) QA
5 50 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
6 45 (34.62%) .NET
6 45 (34.62%) Selenium
7 38 (29.23%) Microsoft
7 38 (29.23%) SDLC
8 37 (28.46%) Web Services
9 36 (27.69%) Test Automation
10 34 (26.15%) BDD
10 34 (26.15%) SpecFlow
10 34 (26.15%) HP UFT
11 33 (25.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 33 (25.38%) Cucumber
11 33 (25.38%) Team Foundation Server
11 33 (25.38%) Derivative
11 33 (25.38%) Automated Testing
12 32 (24.62%) C#
13 31 (23.85%) Windows
14 30 (23.08%) ISEB
14 30 (23.08%) Client/Server
14 30 (23.08%) Fixed Income
14 30 (23.08%) Equities
14 30 (23.08%) Requirements Analysis
14 30 (23.08%) FitNesse
14 30 (23.08%) Gherkin
15 29 (22.31%) ISTQB
16 25 (19.23%) WebDriver

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 8 (6.15%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.54%) CMS
2 2 (1.54%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.77%) WordPress
3 1 (0.77%) Node.js
3 1 (0.77%) WebSphere Process Server
3 1 (0.77%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (0.77%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.77%) IIS
3 1 (0.77%) JBoss
Applications
1 10 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.62%) MS Office
2 6 (4.62%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (2.31%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.77%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.77%) InDesign
4 1 (0.77%) Adobe Premiere
4 1 (0.77%) OmniGraffle
4 1 (0.77%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.77%) Endur
1 1 (0.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.77%) HTTP
1 1 (0.77%) TCP/IP
1 1 (0.77%) SSL
1 1 (0.77%) Internet
1 1 (0.77%) Firewall
1 1 (0.77%) Multicast
1 1 (0.77%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.85%) SQL Server
1 5 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.77%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 45 (34.62%) Selenium
2 34 (26.15%) HP UFT
2 34 (26.15%) SpecFlow
3 33 (25.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 33 (25.38%) Cucumber
4 30 (23.08%) FitNesse
5 25 (19.23%) WebDriver
6 24 (18.46%) LoadRunner
6 24 (18.46%) JMeter
7 23 (17.69%) WinRunner
8 11 (8.46%) SoapUI
9 8 (6.15%) JIRA
10 6 (4.62%) SilkTest
10 6 (4.62%) Rational Functional Tester
11 3 (2.31%) Visual Studio Team System
12 2 (1.54%) Firebug
12 2 (1.54%) Bugzilla
13 1 (0.77%) Maven
13 1 (0.77%) Ant
13 1 (0.77%) JUnit
General
1 81 (62.31%) Finance
2 25 (19.23%) Banking
3 21 (16.15%) Back Office
4 20 (15.38%) Telecoms
5 10 (7.69%) Front Office
6 5 (3.85%) Marketing
7 2 (1.54%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.54%) Advertising
8 1 (0.77%) Law
8 1 (0.77%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.77%) Electronics
8 1 (0.77%) Retail
8 1 (0.77%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 42 (32.31%) Test Manager
2 40 (30.77%) Analyst
3 28 (21.54%) Senior Analyst
4 27 (20.77%) Senior QA Analyst
4 27 (20.77%) QA Analyst
5 20 (15.38%) Test Leader
6 16 (12.31%) Programme Manager
7 15 (11.54%) Programme Test Manager
8 10 (7.69%) Senior Test Engineer
8 10 (7.69%) Test Engineer
9 9 (6.92%) Test Analyst
10 6 (4.62%) Architect
11 5 (3.85%) QA Manager
12 4 (3.08%) Performance Manager
12 4 (3.08%) Solutions Architect
12 4 (3.08%) Senior Manager
12 4 (3.08%) Performance Test Manager
13 3 (2.31%) Business Analyst
13 3 (2.31%) Change Manager
13 3 (2.31%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (34.62%) .NET
2 37 (28.46%) Web Services
3 30 (23.08%) Gherkin
4 24 (18.46%) ASP.NET
5 15 (11.54%) SOAP
6 13 (10.00%) HTML
7 8 (6.15%) XML
8 6 (4.62%) XBRL
9 4 (3.08%) CSS
9 4 (3.08%) J2EE
10 3 (2.31%) Middleware
10 3 (2.31%) .NET Framework
11 2 (1.54%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (1.54%) HTML5
12 1 (0.77%) REST
12 1 (0.77%) WPF
12 1 (0.77%) Silverlight
12 1 (0.77%) Flash
12 1 (0.77%) JMS
12 1 (0.77%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 33 (25.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 33 (25.38%) Derivative
2 30 (23.08%) Fixed Income
2 30 (23.08%) Equities
2 30 (23.08%) Client/Server
3 9 (6.92%) Contract for Difference
4 7 (5.38%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.08%) Social Network
6 3 (2.31%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.54%) Equity Derivative
7 2 (1.54%) Mobile Payment
7 2 (1.54%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.77%) DTV
8 1 (0.77%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.77%) Interest Rate Derivative
8 1 (0.77%) Copywriting
8 1 (0.77%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.77%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.77%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.77%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 31 (23.85%) Windows
2 7 (5.38%) Linux
3 6 (4.62%) UNIX
4 1 (0.77%) Android
4 1 (0.77%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (49.23%) User Acceptance Testing
2 56 (43.08%) Software Testing
3 50 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (29.23%) SDLC
5 36 (27.69%) Test Automation
6 34 (26.15%) BDD
7 33 (25.38%) Automated Testing
8 30 (23.08%) Requirements Analysis
9 23 (17.69%) Stakeholder Management
9 23 (17.69%) ITIL
10 20 (15.38%) Functional Testing
11 19 (14.62%) Performance Testing
12 17 (13.08%) PRINCE2
12 17 (13.08%) Service Management
13 14 (10.77%) Load Testing
13 14 (10.77%) Test Strategy
14 12 (9.23%) Test Scripting
14 12 (9.23%) SOA
15 11 (8.46%) Waterfall
15 11 (8.46%) Operational Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (24.62%) C#
2 24 (18.46%) Java
3 13 (10.00%) SQL
4 6 (4.62%) VB.NET
5 5 (3.85%) JavaScript
6 3 (2.31%) C
6 3 (2.31%) Ruby
7 1 (0.77%) C++
7 1 (0.77%) Python
7 1 (0.77%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (23.08%) ISEB
2 29 (22.31%) ISTQB
3 14 (10.77%) Security Cleared
4 10 (7.69%) SC Cleared
5 8 (6.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (3.08%) Degree
7 3 (2.31%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 3 (2.31%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (0.77%) PMP
8 1 (0.77%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.77%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.77%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (41.54%) QA
Systems Management
1 10 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 38 (29.23%) Microsoft
2 11 (8.46%) Oracle
3 10 (7.69%) HP
4 8 (6.15%) SAP
5 2 (1.54%) WorldPay
6 1 (0.77%) IBM
6 1 (0.77%) Citrix
6 1 (0.77%) Software AG
6 1 (0.77%) Informatica
6 1 (0.77%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.77%) Remedy
6 1 (0.77%) OpenLink
6 1 (0.77%) Adobe
6 1 (0.77%) Murex
6 1 (0.77%) Calypso
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