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

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Management
Rank 225 269 231
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -38
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 79 44 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.78% 0.42% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.95% 0.50% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 75 39 78
Average salary £56,000 £55,000 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.81% -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £40,500 £39,250
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £83,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.17% -
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
8278 8754 8759
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 81.77% 83.20% 80.17%
Number of salaries quoted 7145 7423 7857
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £37,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £79,400 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 January 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 January 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 63 (50.40%) ISEB
2 60 (48.00%) Software Testing
2 60 (48.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 57 (45.60%) Stakeholder Management
4 56 (44.80%) ISTQB
5 46 (36.80%) PRINCE2
6 41 (32.80%) Agile Software Development
7 40 (32.00%) Finance
8 25 (20.00%) QA
9 22 (17.60%) Performance Testing
9 22 (17.60%) ITIL
10 21 (16.80%) Test Automation
11 20 (16.00%) Selenium
12 18 (14.40%) Service Management
12 18 (14.40%) Test Scripting
13 17 (13.60%) Test Strategy
13 17 (13.60%) HP
14 16 (12.80%) Banking
15 15 (12.00%) SQL
15 15 (12.00%) HP Quality Center
16 14 (11.20%) Release Management
16 14 (11.20%) QuickTest Pro
17 13 (10.40%) Regression Testing
17 13 (10.40%) JMeter
17 13 (10.40%) LoadRunner
18 12 (9.60%) Windows
18 12 (9.60%) TDD
18 12 (9.60%) JIRA
18 12 (9.60%) Continuous Integration
18 12 (9.60%) Integration Testing

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

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 2 (1.60%) SharePoint
1 2 (1.60%) CMS
1 2 (1.60%) Lync
2 1 (0.80%) WebSphere Process Server
2 1 (0.80%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.80%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (0.80%) WebLogic
2 1 (0.80%) Apache
2 1 (0.80%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (7.20%) MS Office
2 5 (4.00%) MS Project
3 3 (2.40%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.60%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.80%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.80%) HTTP
1 1 (0.80%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.80%) SQL Server
1 6 (4.80%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (1.60%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 20 (16.00%) Selenium
2 14 (11.20%) QuickTest Pro
3 13 (10.40%) LoadRunner
3 13 (10.40%) JMeter
4 12 (9.60%) WebDriver
4 12 (9.60%) JIRA
5 9 (7.20%) Cucumber
6 6 (4.80%) JUnit
6 6 (4.80%) Calabash
7 5 (4.00%) Jenkins
8 4 (3.20%) LoadUI
8 4 (3.20%) Appium
8 4 (3.20%) Rational Robot
8 4 (3.20%) NUnit
8 4 (3.20%) SoapUI
8 4 (3.20%) WebLOAD
9 3 (2.40%) SilkPerformer
10 2 (1.60%) Subversion
10 2 (1.60%) SpecFlow
10 2 (1.60%) Behat
General
1 40 (32.00%) Finance
2 16 (12.80%) Banking
3 10 (8.00%) Retail
4 8 (6.40%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.40%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.40%) Games
5 3 (2.40%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.60%) Front Office
6 2 (1.60%) Law
6 2 (1.60%) Legal
Job Titles
1 86 (68.80%) Test Manager
2 28 (22.40%) Analyst
3 27 (21.60%) Programme Manager
3 27 (21.60%) Programme Test Manager
4 20 (16.00%) Test Analyst
5 17 (13.60%) Test Leader
6 16 (12.80%) Senior Analyst
7 15 (12.00%) Senior Manager
8 14 (11.20%) Senior Test Analyst
8 14 (11.20%) Senior Test Manager
9 10 (8.00%) Tester
10 9 (7.20%) Lead Test Analyst
11 5 (4.00%) Test Consultant
11 5 (4.00%) Technical Manager
11 5 (4.00%) Consultant
11 5 (4.00%) Automation Tester
12 4 (3.20%) QA Analyst
12 4 (3.20%) Business Analyst
12 4 (3.20%) QA Manager
13 3 (2.40%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.80%) .NET
2 3 (2.40%) Middleware
2 3 (2.40%) Web Services
3 2 (1.60%) SOAP
3 2 (1.60%) HTML
4 1 (0.80%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.80%) XML
4 1 (0.80%) JMS
4 1 (0.80%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.20%) Mobile App
2 8 (6.40%) Open Source
3 6 (4.80%) Management Information System
3 6 (4.80%) Derivative
4 5 (4.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (3.20%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 4 (3.20%) Digital Media
5 4 (3.20%) Mobile Banking
6 3 (2.40%) Fixed Income
6 3 (2.40%) Equities
6 3 (2.40%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.60%) Statistics
7 2 (1.60%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (9.60%) Windows
2 5 (4.00%) UNIX
3 4 (3.20%) Linux
4 2 (1.60%) Android
4 2 (1.60%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.60%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.60%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.60%) Windows Phone 8
4 2 (1.60%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (48.00%) Software Testing
1 60 (48.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 57 (45.60%) Stakeholder Management
3 46 (36.80%) PRINCE2
4 41 (32.80%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (17.60%) ITIL
5 22 (17.60%) Performance Testing
6 21 (16.80%) Test Automation
7 18 (14.40%) Test Scripting
7 18 (14.40%) Service Management
8 17 (13.60%) Test Strategy
9 14 (11.20%) Release Management
10 13 (10.40%) Regression Testing
11 12 (9.60%) TDD
11 12 (9.60%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (9.60%) Integration Testing
11 12 (9.60%) Waterfall
12 9 (7.20%) Content Management
12 9 (7.20%) SEO
13 8 (6.40%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 15 (12.00%) SQL
2 5 (4.00%) Java
2 5 (4.00%) Ruby
3 4 (3.20%) Korn
4 3 (2.40%) C#
4 3 (2.40%) PHP
5 2 (1.60%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.80%) Perl
6 1 (0.80%) C
6 1 (0.80%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.80%) VB
6 1 (0.80%) Python
6 1 (0.80%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 63 (50.40%) ISEB
2 56 (44.80%) ISTQB
3 7 (5.60%) Degree
4 4 (3.20%) SC Cleared
4 4 (3.20%) Security Cleared
4 4 (3.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (3.20%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (0.80%) PMP
5 1 (0.80%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (20.00%) QA
2 4 (3.20%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.60%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 15 (12.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (13.60%) HP
2 11 (8.80%) Oracle
3 10 (8.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (4.00%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (4.00%) ATG
5 4 (3.20%) Murex
5 4 (3.20%) Calypso
6 2 (1.60%) IBM
6 2 (1.60%) Cerillion
6 2 (1.60%) Charles River
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Sogeti
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Sogeti
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £63000 per annum + enhanced pension
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + excellent pension
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Stott & May
Salary: £100000 - £120000 Per Annum Great Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + package
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £70000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Sovereign Business Resources
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £55000.00 - £66000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Home Working Too!
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago