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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Management
Rank 272 296 230
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -66
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 46 31 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.41% 0.25% 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.51% 0.31% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 42 28 102
Average salary £58,250 £66,250 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.07% +20.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,550 £44,250 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £79,750 £81,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
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
9077 9978 10072
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 81.41% 81.87% 80.55%
Number of salaries quoted 7727 8622 9201
Average salary £57,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.86% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 20 October 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 20 October 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 50 (49.02%) Finance
2 38 (37.25%) User Acceptance Testing
3 36 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (32.35%) ISEB
5 32 (31.37%) QA
6 26 (25.49%) Test Scripting
6 26 (25.49%) Stakeholder Management
7 25 (24.51%) Selenium
8 24 (23.53%) HP
9 23 (22.55%) SQL
10 22 (21.57%) Test Strategy
11 21 (20.59%) Manual Testing
12 20 (19.61%) Software Testing
13 19 (18.63%) Performance Testing
13 19 (18.63%) Test Automation
13 19 (18.63%) HP Quality Center
14 17 (16.67%) Banking
15 16 (15.69%) ISTQB
16 15 (14.71%) Project Management
17 14 (13.73%) SharePoint
17 14 (13.73%) Regression Testing
17 14 (13.73%) JIRA
18 13 (12.75%) Release Management
18 13 (12.75%) System Testing
18 13 (12.75%) WebDriver
18 13 (12.75%) Salesforce.com
18 13 (12.75%) Windows
19 12 (11.76%) Telecoms
20 11 (10.78%) Risk Management
20 11 (10.78%) Microsoft

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

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 14 (13.73%) SharePoint
2 6 (5.88%) WebSphere
3 4 (3.92%) WebSphere Process Server
3 4 (3.92%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (2.94%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (1.96%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.96%) Lync
6 1 (0.98%) Confluence
6 1 (0.98%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (5.88%) MS Office
2 4 (3.92%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.92%) MS Project
3 2 (1.96%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.98%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (0.98%) PeopleSoft Financials
1 1 (0.98%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.92%) HTTP
1 4 (3.92%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.90%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (2.94%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.98%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 25 (24.51%) Selenium
2 14 (13.73%) JIRA
3 13 (12.75%) WebDriver
4 11 (10.78%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (10.78%) SpecFlow
5 9 (8.82%) QuickTest Pro
5 9 (8.82%) LoadRunner
5 9 (8.82%) JMeter
6 8 (7.84%) TeamCity
6 8 (7.84%) Cucumber
7 7 (6.86%) Subversion
8 4 (3.92%) Bugzilla
9 3 (2.94%) NUnit
9 3 (2.94%) Rational Robot
9 3 (2.94%) JUnit
9 3 (2.94%) WebLOAD
9 3 (2.94%) Calabash
9 3 (2.94%) LoadUI
9 3 (2.94%) Appium
10 2 (1.96%) Behat
General
1 50 (49.02%) Finance
2 17 (16.67%) Banking
3 12 (11.76%) Telecoms
4 6 (5.88%) Investment Banking
5 4 (3.92%) Retail
6 3 (2.94%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.96%) Legal
7 2 (1.96%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.98%) Marketing
8 1 (0.98%) Publishing
8 1 (0.98%) Front Office
8 1 (0.98%) Back Office
8 1 (0.98%) Law
Job Titles
1 50 (49.02%) Test Manager
2 16 (15.69%) Analyst
3 13 (12.75%) Programme Manager
3 13 (12.75%) Programme Test Manager
4 11 (10.78%) Test Analyst
5 9 (8.82%) Systems Engineer
6 7 (6.86%) Senior Analyst
6 7 (6.86%) Developer
6 7 (6.86%) QA Engineer
6 7 (6.86%) Integration Engineer
6 7 (6.86%) Systems Integration Engineer
6 7 (6.86%) Test Leader
7 6 (5.88%) QA Analyst
7 6 (5.88%) Consultant
8 5 (4.90%) Tester
8 5 (4.90%) Senior Test Analyst
9 4 (3.92%) Systems Developer
9 4 (3.92%) Senior Manager
9 4 (3.92%) Performance Manager
9 4 (3.92%) Performance Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.90%) Web Services
1 5 (4.90%) XML
2 4 (3.92%) JMS
2 4 (3.92%) WSDL
2 4 (3.92%) Middleware
2 4 (3.92%) REST
2 4 (3.92%) SOAP
3 3 (2.94%) HTML
3 3 (2.94%) .NET
4 1 (0.98%) J2EE
4 1 (0.98%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.98%) CSS
4 1 (0.98%) CSS3
4 1 (0.98%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.98%) WCF
4 1 (0.98%) LINQ
4 1 (0.98%) jQuery
4 1 (0.98%) RESTful
4 1 (0.98%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (7.84%) Management Information System
3 6 (5.88%) Statistics
4 5 (4.90%) Open Source
5 4 (3.92%) Derivative
5 4 (3.92%) Mobile App
5 4 (3.92%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.94%) Mobile Banking
7 2 (1.96%) Digital Media
7 2 (1.96%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.96%) AS400
7 2 (1.96%) Fixed Income
8 1 (0.98%) Equities
8 1 (0.98%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.98%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 13 (12.75%) Windows
2 9 (8.82%) Linux
3 7 (6.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (2.94%) UNIX
5 2 (1.96%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (37.25%) User Acceptance Testing
2 36 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (25.49%) Stakeholder Management
3 26 (25.49%) Test Scripting
4 22 (21.57%) Test Strategy
5 21 (20.59%) Manual Testing
6 20 (19.61%) Software Testing
7 19 (18.63%) Performance Testing
7 19 (18.63%) Test Automation
8 15 (14.71%) Project Management
9 14 (13.73%) Regression Testing
10 13 (12.75%) System Testing
10 13 (12.75%) Release Management
11 11 (10.78%) Risk Management
12 10 (9.80%) PRINCE2
12 10 (9.80%) Scrum
12 10 (9.80%) Change Management
12 10 (9.80%) Waterfall
12 10 (9.80%) Integration Testing
13 9 (8.82%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (22.55%) SQL
2 10 (9.80%) C#
3 4 (3.92%) C
4 3 (2.94%) PHP
4 3 (2.94%) Korn
5 2 (1.96%) Ruby
5 2 (1.96%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.98%) VBA
Qualifications
1 33 (32.35%) ISEB
2 16 (15.69%) ISTQB
3 9 (8.82%) Degree
3 9 (8.82%) Security Cleared
4 8 (7.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (4.90%) BC Cleared
6 4 (3.92%) CCNP
6 4 (3.92%) SC Cleared
6 4 (3.92%) CISSP
6 4 (3.92%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (3.92%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (31.37%) QA
2 7 (6.86%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.96%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 19 (18.63%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 24 (23.53%) HP
2 13 (12.75%) Salesforce.com
3 11 (10.78%) Microsoft
4 7 (6.86%) IBM
4 7 (6.86%) Cerillion
5 6 (5.88%) Oracle
6 4 (3.92%) Software AG
6 4 (3.92%) ServiceNow
6 4 (3.92%) Charles River
7 2 (1.96%) Vermilion
7 2 (1.96%) SAP
8 1 (0.98%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (0.98%) Adobe
8 1 (0.98%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.98%) hybris
8 1 (0.98%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.98%) Remedy
City, London
Premier IT
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + package & bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £63000.00 per annum + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Employee Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + Annual Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Sogeti
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
City, London
Truphone
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Excellent + bonus & benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
City, London
Truphone
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Excellent + bonus & benefits
Posted: 24 days ago