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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Management
Rank 261 274 271
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -3
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 53 49 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.51% 0.44% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.61% 0.53% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 48 41 32
Average salary £59,000 £50,885 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.94% -15.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £37,650
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +5.88%
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
8747 9230 8879
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 84.10% 82.52% 80.10%
Number of salaries quoted 7347 7706 7865
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +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 27 March 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 27 March 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 62 (50.41%) ISEB
1 62 (50.41%) Software Testing
2 61 (49.59%) User Acceptance Testing
3 59 (47.97%) Stakeholder Management
4 56 (45.53%) ISTQB
5 47 (38.21%) PRINCE2
6 43 (34.96%) Agile Software Development
7 36 (29.27%) Finance
8 28 (22.76%) QA
9 27 (21.95%) ITIL
10 21 (17.07%) Service Management
10 21 (17.07%) Test Automation
11 17 (13.82%) Performance Testing
11 17 (13.82%) Banking
12 15 (12.20%) QuickTest Pro
12 15 (12.20%) Test Strategy
12 15 (12.20%) Selenium
13 14 (11.38%) JIRA
13 14 (11.38%) Cucumber
13 14 (11.38%) SQL
13 14 (11.38%) HP
14 13 (10.57%) HP Quality Center
15 12 (9.76%) LoadRunner
16 11 (8.94%) Waterfall
16 11 (8.94%) Release Management
16 11 (8.94%) Integration Testing
16 11 (8.94%) Test Scripting
16 11 (8.94%) Continuous Integration
17 10 (8.13%) BDD
17 10 (8.13%) .NET

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 5 (4.07%) CMS
2 1 (0.81%) WebSphere Process Server
2 1 (0.81%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.81%) WordPress
2 1 (0.81%) Lync
2 1 (0.81%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (0.81%) WebLogic
2 1 (0.81%) Apache
2 1 (0.81%) Tomcat
2 1 (0.81%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (4.07%) MS Office
2 4 (3.25%) MS Project
2 4 (3.25%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.44%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.81%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.81%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.81%) InDesign
4 1 (0.81%) Adobe Premiere
4 1 (0.81%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 2 (1.63%) SAP FI
1 2 (1.63%) SAP ERP
1 2 (1.63%) SAP FI-CA
1 2 (1.63%) SAP PSCD
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.81%) HTTP
1 1 (0.81%) SSL
1 1 (0.81%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.25%) MySQL
2 2 (1.63%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.63%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.81%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 15 (12.20%) QuickTest Pro
1 15 (12.20%) Selenium
2 14 (11.38%) JIRA
2 14 (11.38%) Cucumber
3 12 (9.76%) LoadRunner
4 8 (6.50%) JMeter
5 6 (4.88%) JUnit
5 6 (4.88%) WebDriver
5 6 (4.88%) Calabash
6 5 (4.07%) Jenkins
6 5 (4.07%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (3.25%) SoapUI
7 4 (3.25%) SpecFlow
8 3 (2.44%) Visual Studio Team System
8 3 (2.44%) SilkPerformer
9 2 (1.63%) WebLOAD
9 2 (1.63%) FitNesse
9 2 (1.63%) NUnit
9 2 (1.63%) Rational Robot
9 2 (1.63%) LoadUI
General
1 36 (29.27%) Finance
2 17 (13.82%) Banking
3 10 (8.13%) Retail
4 9 (7.32%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.44%) Financial Institution
5 3 (2.44%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.44%) Games
6 2 (1.63%) Front Office
6 2 (1.63%) Back Office
6 2 (1.63%) Law
7 1 (0.81%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 78 (63.41%) Test Manager
2 24 (19.51%) Programme Manager
2 24 (19.51%) Programme Test Manager
3 23 (18.70%) Analyst
4 17 (13.82%) Test Leader
5 16 (13.01%) Senior Analyst
6 15 (12.20%) Test Analyst
7 14 (11.38%) Senior Manager
8 12 (9.76%) Senior Test Analyst
8 12 (9.76%) Senior Test Manager
9 9 (7.32%) Lead Test Analyst
9 9 (7.32%) Consultant
10 8 (6.50%) Tester
11 5 (4.07%) QA Analyst
11 5 (4.07%) Test Consultant
11 5 (4.07%) Automation Tester
12 4 (3.25%) QA Manager
12 4 (3.25%) Senior QA Analyst
13 3 (2.44%) Client Services Manager
13 3 (2.44%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (8.13%) .NET
2 5 (4.07%) Web Services
2 5 (4.07%) Middleware
3 3 (2.44%) .NET Framework
4 2 (1.63%) Gherkin
4 2 (1.63%) SOAP
4 2 (1.63%) XML
4 2 (1.63%) J2EE
4 2 (1.63%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.81%) CSS
5 1 (0.81%) JMS
5 1 (0.81%) WSDL
5 1 (0.81%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.32%) Derivative
1 9 (7.32%) Mobile App
2 8 (6.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 5 (4.07%) Fixed Income
3 5 (4.07%) Equities
3 5 (4.07%) Interest Rate Derivative
3 5 (4.07%) Open Source
3 5 (4.07%) Digital Media
4 4 (3.25%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.63%) Mobile Banking
5 2 (1.63%) User Experience
5 2 (1.63%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.63%) Social Network
5 2 (1.63%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.63%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.81%) Copywriting
6 1 (0.81%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 10 (8.13%) Windows
2 5 (4.07%) UNIX
3 4 (3.25%) Android
3 4 (3.25%) Apple iOS
3 4 (3.25%) Windows Phone 8
3 4 (3.25%) Windows Phone
4 1 (0.81%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (50.41%) Software Testing
2 61 (49.59%) User Acceptance Testing
3 59 (47.97%) Stakeholder Management
4 47 (38.21%) PRINCE2
5 43 (34.96%) Agile Software Development
6 27 (21.95%) ITIL
7 21 (17.07%) Service Management
7 21 (17.07%) Test Automation
8 17 (13.82%) Performance Testing
9 15 (12.20%) Test Strategy
10 11 (8.94%) Waterfall
10 11 (8.94%) Release Management
10 11 (8.94%) Integration Testing
10 11 (8.94%) Test Scripting
10 11 (8.94%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (8.13%) BDD
11 10 (8.13%) TDD
12 9 (7.32%) Regression Testing
13 8 (6.50%) Scrum
13 8 (6.50%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 14 (11.38%) SQL
2 7 (5.69%) Java
2 7 (5.69%) Ruby
3 4 (3.25%) C#
4 2 (1.63%) C
4 2 (1.63%) Korn
4 2 (1.63%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.81%) Groovy
5 1 (0.81%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.81%) Perl
5 1 (0.81%) PHP
5 1 (0.81%) VB
5 1 (0.81%) Python
5 1 (0.81%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 62 (50.41%) ISEB
2 56 (45.53%) ISTQB
3 9 (7.32%) Degree
4 6 (4.88%) ISEB Practitioner
5 5 (4.07%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (2.44%) Security Cleared
6 3 (2.44%) PMP
6 3 (2.44%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.81%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.81%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (22.76%) QA
2 4 (3.25%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.81%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (10.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (11.38%) HP
2 10 (8.13%) Oracle
3 8 (6.50%) Microsoft
4 5 (4.07%) Murex
4 5 (4.07%) Calypso
4 5 (4.07%) ATG
5 3 (2.44%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.63%) Charles River
6 2 (1.63%) SAP
6 2 (1.63%) IBM
6 2 (1.63%) NetSuite
7 1 (0.81%) Adobe
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £63000 per annum + enhanced pension
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £80000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 19 days ago