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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Management
Rank 238 265 245
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -20
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 73 48 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.70% 0.46% 0.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.85% 0.56% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 67 42 55
Average salary £56,000 £54,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.70% -6.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,100 £40,500 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £82,250 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +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
8639 8614 8720
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 83.04% 82.93% 80.27%
Number of salaries quoted 7305 7231 7812
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,994 £37,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £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 27 February 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 February 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 68 (51.13%) ISEB
2 67 (50.38%) User Acceptance Testing
3 63 (47.37%) Software Testing
4 62 (46.62%) ISTQB
5 61 (45.86%) Stakeholder Management
6 50 (37.59%) PRINCE2
7 43 (32.33%) Agile Software Development
8 41 (30.83%) Finance
9 27 (20.30%) QA
10 25 (18.80%) ITIL
11 24 (18.05%) Test Automation
12 23 (17.29%) Performance Testing
13 21 (15.79%) Service Management
14 19 (14.29%) HP
15 18 (13.53%) HP Quality Center
15 18 (13.53%) Selenium
15 18 (13.53%) Test Strategy
16 17 (12.78%) QuickTest Pro
16 17 (12.78%) SQL
17 16 (12.03%) Banking
18 15 (11.28%) Regression Testing
18 15 (11.28%) Test Scripting
18 15 (11.28%) Release Management
19 14 (10.53%) Integration Testing
19 14 (10.53%) LoadRunner
20 13 (9.77%) Windows
20 13 (9.77%) TDD
21 12 (9.02%) Oracle
21 12 (9.02%) Cucumber
21 12 (9.02%) JIRA

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 4 (3.01%) CMS
2 2 (1.50%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.50%) Lync
3 1 (0.75%) WebSphere Process Server
3 1 (0.75%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.75%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (0.75%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.75%) Apache
3 1 (0.75%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (6.77%) MS Office
2 5 (3.76%) MS Project
3 3 (2.26%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.50%) SAP FI
1 2 (1.50%) SAP ERP
1 2 (1.50%) SAP FI-CA
1 2 (1.50%) SAP PSCD
2 1 (0.75%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.75%) HTTP
1 1 (0.75%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.51%) SQL Server
1 6 (4.51%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (3.01%) MySQL
3 1 (0.75%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 18 (13.53%) Selenium
2 17 (12.78%) QuickTest Pro
3 14 (10.53%) LoadRunner
4 12 (9.02%) JIRA
4 12 (9.02%) Cucumber
5 10 (7.52%) JMeter
6 9 (6.77%) WebDriver
7 7 (5.26%) JUnit
7 7 (5.26%) Calabash
8 5 (3.76%) Jenkins
9 4 (3.01%) SoapUI
10 3 (2.26%) SilkPerformer
10 3 (2.26%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (2.26%) NUnit
10 3 (2.26%) Rational Robot
10 3 (2.26%) WebLOAD
10 3 (2.26%) LoadUI
10 3 (2.26%) Appium
11 2 (1.50%) Behat
11 2 (1.50%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 41 (30.83%) Finance
2 16 (12.03%) Banking
3 10 (7.52%) Retail
4 8 (6.02%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.26%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.26%) Games
5 3 (2.26%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.50%) Front Office
6 2 (1.50%) Law
6 2 (1.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 85 (63.91%) Test Manager
2 29 (21.80%) Analyst
3 27 (20.30%) Programme Manager
3 27 (20.30%) Programme Test Manager
4 21 (15.79%) Test Analyst
5 19 (14.29%) Test Leader
6 16 (12.03%) Senior Analyst
7 15 (11.28%) Senior Manager
8 14 (10.53%) Senior Test Analyst
8 14 (10.53%) Senior Test Manager
9 12 (9.02%) Tester
10 9 (6.77%) Consultant
10 9 (6.77%) Lead Test Analyst
11 7 (5.26%) Automation Tester
12 5 (3.76%) Test Consultant
13 4 (3.01%) Technical Manager
13 4 (3.01%) QA Manager
13 4 (3.01%) Business Analyst
13 4 (3.01%) QA Analyst
14 3 (2.26%) Automation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.26%) .NET
2 5 (3.76%) Middleware
3 3 (2.26%) Web Services
4 2 (1.50%) .NET Framework
4 2 (1.50%) SOAP
4 2 (1.50%) HTML
5 1 (0.75%) XML
5 1 (0.75%) JMS
5 1 (0.75%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.52%) Mobile App
2 6 (4.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 6 (4.51%) Management Information System
2 6 (4.51%) Derivative
2 6 (4.51%) Open Source
3 5 (3.76%) Digital Media
4 4 (3.01%) Interest Rate Derivative
4 4 (3.01%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.26%) Mobile Banking
5 3 (2.26%) Fixed Income
5 3 (2.26%) Equities
6 2 (1.50%) User Experience
6 2 (1.50%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.75%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 13 (9.77%) Windows
2 6 (4.51%) UNIX
3 4 (3.01%) Apple iOS
3 4 (3.01%) Windows Phone 8
3 4 (3.01%) Windows Phone
3 4 (3.01%) Android
4 2 (1.50%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (50.38%) User Acceptance Testing
2 63 (47.37%) Software Testing
3 61 (45.86%) Stakeholder Management
4 50 (37.59%) PRINCE2
5 43 (32.33%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (18.80%) ITIL
7 24 (18.05%) Test Automation
8 23 (17.29%) Performance Testing
9 21 (15.79%) Service Management
10 18 (13.53%) Test Strategy
11 15 (11.28%) Test Scripting
11 15 (11.28%) Release Management
11 15 (11.28%) Regression Testing
12 14 (10.53%) Integration Testing
13 13 (9.77%) TDD
14 11 (8.27%) Continuous Integration
14 11 (8.27%) Waterfall
15 10 (7.52%) BDD
16 9 (6.77%) Content Management
16 9 (6.77%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 17 (12.78%) SQL
2 8 (6.02%) Ruby
3 7 (5.26%) Java
4 3 (2.26%) JavaScript
4 3 (2.26%) Korn
4 3 (2.26%) PHP
5 2 (1.50%) PL/SQL
5 2 (1.50%) C#
6 1 (0.75%) C
6 1 (0.75%) Perl
6 1 (0.75%) VB
6 1 (0.75%) Python
6 1 (0.75%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.75%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 68 (51.13%) ISEB
2 62 (46.62%) ISTQB
3 11 (8.27%) Degree
4 6 (4.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (3.01%) ISEB Practitioner
6 2 (1.50%) PMP
6 2 (1.50%) PMI Certification
6 2 (1.50%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (20.30%) QA
2 4 (3.01%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 18 (13.53%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 19 (14.29%) HP
2 12 (9.02%) Oracle
3 11 (8.27%) Microsoft
4 5 (3.76%) ATG
5 4 (3.01%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (3.01%) Murex
5 4 (3.01%) Calypso
6 2 (1.50%) SAP
6 2 (1.50%) IBM
6 2 (1.50%) Charles River
6 2 (1.50%) NetSuite
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £45000 per annum + Extensive Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £63000 per annum + enhanced pension
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Sovereign Business Resources
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago