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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Management
Rank 246 277 227
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -50
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 68 49 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.63% 0.42% 0.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.77% 0.51% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 64 42 99
Average salary £56,000 £68,750 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.54% +19.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £45,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,250 £91,750 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £43,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-4.04% +1.76%
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
8782 9616 9205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 81.56% 82.98% 80.15%
Number of salaries quoted 7626 8204 8289
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,695 £37,500 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £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 24 December 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 December 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 (45.61%) ISEB
2 48 (42.11%) Software Testing
3 47 (41.23%) User Acceptance Testing
4 45 (39.47%) Stakeholder Management
5 42 (36.84%) ISTQB
6 41 (35.96%) Finance
7 37 (32.46%) Agile Software Development
8 34 (29.82%) PRINCE2
9 23 (20.18%) Selenium
10 22 (19.30%) Test Scripting
11 21 (18.42%) QA
12 19 (16.67%) HP
13 18 (15.79%) ITIL
14 17 (14.91%) Performance Testing
14 17 (14.91%) Test Automation
15 16 (14.04%) HP Quality Center
15 16 (14.04%) Test Strategy
16 15 (13.16%) SQL
17 14 (12.28%) Banking
17 14 (12.28%) JIRA
18 13 (11.40%) Service Management
18 13 (11.40%) Manual Testing
19 12 (10.53%) Oracle
19 12 (10.53%) LoadRunner
19 12 (10.53%) JMeter
19 12 (10.53%) WebDriver
19 12 (10.53%) Waterfall
20 10 (8.77%) Windows
20 10 (8.77%) SharePoint
20 10 (8.77%) QuickTest Pro

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 10 (8.77%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.63%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (1.75%) WebSphere Process Server
3 2 (1.75%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.75%) Lync
3 2 (1.75%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (0.88%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.88%) Apache
4 1 (0.88%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (6.14%) MS Office
2 5 (4.39%) MS Project
3 3 (2.63%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.75%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (0.88%) PeopleSoft Financials
1 1 (0.88%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.75%) HTTP
1 2 (1.75%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.51%) SQL Server
1 4 (3.51%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 23 (20.18%) Selenium
2 14 (12.28%) JIRA
3 12 (10.53%) LoadRunner
3 12 (10.53%) JMeter
3 12 (10.53%) WebDriver
4 10 (8.77%) QuickTest Pro
5 7 (6.14%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (6.14%) Cucumber
6 5 (4.39%) Jenkins
7 4 (3.51%) Calabash
7 4 (3.51%) LoadUI
7 4 (3.51%) Appium
7 4 (3.51%) SpecFlow
7 4 (3.51%) TeamCity
7 4 (3.51%) WebLOAD
7 4 (3.51%) JUnit
7 4 (3.51%) Rational Robot
7 4 (3.51%) Bugzilla
7 4 (3.51%) NUnit
7 4 (3.51%) Subversion
General
1 41 (35.96%) Finance
2 14 (12.28%) Banking
3 10 (8.77%) Telecoms
4 7 (6.14%) Retail
4 7 (6.14%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.63%) Games
5 3 (2.63%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.75%) Legal
7 1 (0.88%) Law
Job Titles
1 79 (69.30%) Test Manager
2 23 (20.18%) Programme Manager
2 23 (20.18%) Programme Test Manager
3 20 (17.54%) Analyst
4 15 (13.16%) Test Analyst
5 13 (11.40%) Test Leader
6 12 (10.53%) Senior Analyst
7 11 (9.65%) Senior Manager
8 10 (8.77%) Senior Test Analyst
8 10 (8.77%) Senior Test Manager
9 7 (6.14%) Tester
10 5 (4.39%) Consultant
10 5 (4.39%) Systems Engineer
10 5 (4.39%) Lead Test Analyst
10 5 (4.39%) Test Consultant
11 4 (3.51%) QA Engineer
11 4 (3.51%) Technical Manager
11 4 (3.51%) Integration Engineer
11 4 (3.51%) Systems Integration Engineer
11 4 (3.51%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.39%) .NET
2 3 (2.63%) SOAP
2 3 (2.63%) Web Services
3 2 (1.75%) XML
3 2 (1.75%) JMS
3 2 (1.75%) WSDL
3 2 (1.75%) Middleware
3 2 (1.75%) HTML
4 1 (0.88%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.88%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.02%) Open Source
2 7 (6.14%) Mobile App
3 6 (5.26%) Derivative
4 5 (4.39%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.51%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 4 (3.51%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.51%) Mobile Banking
5 4 (3.51%) Digital Media
6 3 (2.63%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.75%) User Experience
7 2 (1.75%) Statistics
8 1 (0.88%) Fixed Income
8 1 (0.88%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 10 (8.77%) Windows
2 6 (5.26%) Linux
3 5 (4.39%) UNIX
4 4 (3.51%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.75%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (42.11%) Software Testing
2 47 (41.23%) User Acceptance Testing
3 45 (39.47%) Stakeholder Management
4 37 (32.46%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (29.82%) PRINCE2
6 22 (19.30%) Test Scripting
7 18 (15.79%) ITIL
8 17 (14.91%) Performance Testing
8 17 (14.91%) Test Automation
9 16 (14.04%) Test Strategy
10 13 (11.40%) Manual Testing
10 13 (11.40%) Service Management
11 12 (10.53%) Waterfall
12 10 (8.77%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (8.77%) Release Management
13 9 (7.89%) Integration Testing
13 9 (7.89%) TDD
14 8 (7.02%) Regression Testing
15 7 (6.14%) Content Management
16 6 (5.26%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (13.16%) SQL
2 5 (4.39%) C#
3 4 (3.51%) Korn
4 3 (2.63%) Ruby
4 3 (2.63%) Java
4 3 (2.63%) PHP
5 2 (1.75%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.75%) C
6 1 (0.88%) Groovy
6 1 (0.88%) Perl
6 1 (0.88%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.88%) VB
6 1 (0.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 52 (45.61%) ISEB
2 42 (36.84%) ISTQB
3 6 (5.26%) Degree
4 5 (4.39%) Security Cleared
5 4 (3.51%) SC Cleared
5 4 (3.51%) ISEB Practitioner
6 3 (2.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.88%) PMP
7 1 (0.88%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.88%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (18.42%) QA
2 5 (4.39%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.75%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 16 (14.04%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 19 (16.67%) HP
2 12 (10.53%) Oracle
3 8 (7.02%) Microsoft
4 7 (6.14%) Salesforce.com
5 6 (5.26%) IBM
6 4 (3.51%) Murex
6 4 (3.51%) Calypso
6 4 (3.51%) ATG
6 4 (3.51%) Cerillion
7 2 (1.75%) SAP
8 1 (0.88%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (0.88%) Software AG
8 1 (0.88%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.88%) Remedy
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £49000 - £63000 per annum + enhanced pension
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 22 days ago