The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Management
Rank 267 272 260
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -12
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 61 42 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.49% 0.36% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.60% 0.45% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 48 34 60
Average salary £52,750 £61,250 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.87% -9.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,800 £43,250 £52,000
10% offered a salary of more than £76,500 £83,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,948
% change year-on-year
- -1.04%
Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
10130 9383 10746
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 81.38% 79.73% 78.39%
Number of salaries quoted 8439 8182 9759
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
Test Management
London

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 24 April 2014.

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 24 April 2014, 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 52 (48.60%) Finance
2 45 (42.06%) QA
3 35 (32.71%) ISEB
4 30 (28.04%) Test Strategy
5 24 (22.43%) JIRA
6 23 (21.50%) Banking
7 22 (20.56%) User Acceptance Testing
7 22 (20.56%) HP Quality Center
8 20 (18.69%) Test Automation
8 20 (18.69%) Agile Software Development
9 18 (16.82%) Selenium
10 16 (14.95%) E-Commerce
11 15 (14.02%) Microsoft
11 15 (14.02%) SQL
11 15 (14.02%) Stakeholder Management
11 15 (14.02%) Degree
12 14 (13.08%) Test Scripting
12 14 (13.08%) Project Management
12 14 (13.08%) C#
12 14 (13.08%) .NET
13 12 (11.21%) HP
13 12 (11.21%) Software Testing
14 11 (10.28%) Business Analysis
14 11 (10.28%) Automated Testing
14 11 (10.28%) Integration Testing
14 11 (10.28%) QuickTest Pro
15 10 (9.35%) Management Information System
15 10 (9.35%) ISTQB
15 10 (9.35%) Waterfall
16 9 (8.41%) System Testing

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 9 (8.41%) CMS
2 7 (6.54%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.80%) LiveLink
4 2 (1.87%) Confluence
5 1 (0.93%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.93%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.93%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 9 (8.41%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.67%) MS Office
3 2 (1.87%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.93%) Maya
4 1 (0.93%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.80%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.93%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.93%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.93%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.93%) SSL
1 1 (0.93%) HTTP
1 1 (0.93%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.48%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.80%) Relational Database
2 3 (2.80%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.93%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.93%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 24 (22.43%) JIRA
2 18 (16.82%) Selenium
3 11 (10.28%) QuickTest Pro
4 7 (6.54%) WebDriver
5 5 (4.67%) Subversion
5 5 (4.67%) Visual Studio
6 4 (3.74%) LoadRunner
6 4 (3.74%) Cucumber
7 3 (2.80%) SpecFlow
8 2 (1.87%) Ant
8 2 (1.87%) JUnit
8 2 (1.87%) Rational Rose
8 2 (1.87%) JMeter
8 2 (1.87%) Rational DOORS
8 2 (1.87%) FitNesse
9 1 (0.93%) SilkPerformer
9 1 (0.93%) Maven
9 1 (0.93%) CruiseControl
9 1 (0.93%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.93%) Git (software)
General
1 52 (48.60%) Finance
2 23 (21.50%) Banking
3 9 (8.41%) Investment Banking
3 9 (8.41%) Financial Institution
4 6 (5.61%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.87%) Retail
5 2 (1.87%) Front Office
6 1 (0.93%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.93%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.93%) Back Office
6 1 (0.93%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 47 (43.93%) Test Manager
2 20 (18.69%) Analyst
3 10 (9.35%) Business Analyst
4 8 (7.48%) Team Leader
5 7 (6.54%) Test Leader
5 7 (6.54%) Test Team Leader
5 7 (6.54%) QA Engineer
5 7 (6.54%) Test Analyst
6 6 (5.61%) Consultant
6 6 (5.61%) Programme Manager
6 6 (5.61%) QA Analyst
7 5 (4.67%) Programme Test Manager
7 5 (4.67%) QA Leader
7 5 (4.67%) Technology Consultant
7 5 (4.67%) QA Manager
8 4 (3.74%) Developer
8 4 (3.74%) Development Manager
9 3 (2.80%) Senior Test Manager
9 3 (2.80%) QA Test Manager
9 3 (2.80%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (13.08%) .NET
2 7 (6.54%) HTML
2 7 (6.54%) ASP.NET
3 5 (4.67%) .NET Framework
3 5 (4.67%) CSS
4 4 (3.74%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 4 (3.74%) CSS3
4 4 (3.74%) WCF
4 4 (3.74%) LINQ
4 4 (3.74%) jQuery
5 3 (2.80%) Silverlight
6 2 (1.87%) Web Services
6 2 (1.87%) XML
6 2 (1.87%) Gherkin
7 1 (0.93%) Ajax
7 1 (0.93%) FIX Protocol
7 1 (0.93%) JSON
7 1 (0.93%) HTML5
7 1 (0.93%) XML Messaging
7 1 (0.93%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.35%) Management Information System
2 7 (6.54%) E-Learning
3 6 (5.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (3.74%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.74%) Derivative
4 4 (3.74%) Statistics
5 3 (2.80%) Hedge funds
5 3 (2.80%) NHS
6 2 (1.87%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.87%) iPad
6 2 (1.87%) Open Source
6 2 (1.87%) Animation
7 1 (0.93%) Spread Betting
7 1 (0.93%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.93%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (0.93%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.80%) UNIX
1 3 (2.80%) Linux
2 1 (0.93%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (28.04%) Test Strategy
2 22 (20.56%) User Acceptance Testing
3 20 (18.69%) Test Automation
3 20 (18.69%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (14.95%) E-Commerce
5 15 (14.02%) Stakeholder Management
6 14 (13.08%) Test Scripting
6 14 (13.08%) Project Management
7 12 (11.21%) Software Testing
8 11 (10.28%) Business Analysis
8 11 (10.28%) Automated Testing
8 11 (10.28%) Integration Testing
9 10 (9.35%) Waterfall
10 9 (8.41%) System Testing
10 9 (8.41%) V-Model
10 9 (8.41%) Risk Management
10 9 (8.41%) TDD
11 8 (7.48%) Scrum
11 8 (7.48%) Content Management
12 7 (6.54%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (14.02%) SQL
2 14 (13.08%) C#
3 7 (6.54%) PowerHouse
4 5 (4.67%) Java
5 4 (3.74%) VB
5 4 (3.74%) VB.NET
5 4 (3.74%) VB6
6 3 (2.80%) JavaScript
6 3 (2.80%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.87%) Python
7 2 (1.87%) Ruby
8 1 (0.93%) XPath
8 1 (0.93%) Groovy
8 1 (0.93%) XQuery
8 1 (0.93%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.93%) C
8 1 (0.93%) VBA
8 1 (0.93%) C++
8 1 (0.93%) PHP
Qualifications
1 35 (32.71%) ISEB
2 15 (14.02%) Degree
3 10 (9.35%) ISTQB
4 6 (5.61%) ISEB Practitioner
5 5 (4.67%) CISM
5 5 (4.67%) CCNP
5 5 (4.67%) CISSP
5 5 (4.67%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.93%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (42.06%) QA
2 2 (1.87%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.87%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.93%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.93%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 22 (20.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (14.02%) Microsoft
2 12 (11.21%) HP
3 8 (7.48%) Oracle
4 4 (3.74%) Citrix
4 4 (3.74%) Siebel
5 3 (2.80%) SAP
5 3 (2.80%) Business Objects
6 2 (1.87%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.87%) IBM
6 2 (1.87%) Telelogic
7 1 (0.93%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.93%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.93%) Apple
7 1 (0.93%) Cognos
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