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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Management
Rank 246 281 296
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +15
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 51 56 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.52% 0.44% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.60% 0.52% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 46 36 35
Average salary £59,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £76,500 £87,500 £79,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
8502 10690 9752
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 86.09% 83.71% 81.98%
Number of salaries quoted 7224 8942 8382
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £81,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 29 May 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 29 May 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 67 (54.03%) User Acceptance Testing
2 62 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 53 (42.74%) ISEB
4 50 (40.32%) Stakeholder Management
4 50 (40.32%) ISTQB
5 44 (35.48%) Finance
6 41 (33.06%) PRINCE2
6 41 (33.06%) Agile Software Development
7 38 (30.65%) QA
8 28 (22.58%) Test Automation
9 27 (21.77%) ITIL
10 25 (20.16%) Service Management
11 21 (16.94%) .NET
12 20 (16.13%) Performance Testing
12 20 (16.13%) Cucumber
12 20 (16.13%) SDLC
13 19 (15.32%) QuickTest Pro
14 18 (14.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 18 (14.52%) Windows
14 18 (14.52%) BDD
15 17 (13.71%) Test Strategy
15 17 (13.71%) Selenium
15 17 (13.71%) Banking
16 15 (12.10%) HP Quality Center
16 15 (12.10%) Team Foundation Server
17 14 (11.29%) JIRA
17 14 (11.29%) HP
17 14 (11.29%) Oracle
18 13 (10.48%) SQL
18 13 (10.48%) Microsoft

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 6 (4.84%) CMS
2 2 (1.61%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.61%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.81%) WordPress
3 1 (0.81%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.81%) IIS
3 1 (0.81%) JBoss
3 1 (0.81%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (4.03%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.42%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.61%) MS Office
4 1 (0.81%) OmniGraffle
4 1 (0.81%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.81%) InDesign
4 1 (0.81%) Adobe Premiere
4 1 (0.81%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.61%) SAP FI
1 2 (1.61%) SAP FI-CA
1 2 (1.61%) SAP ERP
1 2 (1.61%) SAP PSCD
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.61%) Veeva
2 1 (0.81%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.81%) Multicast
1 1 (0.81%) Firewall
1 1 (0.81%) Internet
1 1 (0.81%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.65%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.23%) MySQL
3 3 (2.42%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.81%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (0.81%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 20 (16.13%) Cucumber
2 19 (15.32%) QuickTest Pro
3 17 (13.71%) Selenium
4 15 (12.10%) Team Foundation Server
5 14 (11.29%) JIRA
6 13 (10.48%) LoadRunner
7 12 (9.68%) SpecFlow
8 10 (8.06%) FitNesse
9 9 (7.26%) WebDriver
9 9 (7.26%) JMeter
10 7 (5.65%) JUnit
11 6 (4.84%) Calabash
12 5 (4.03%) WinRunner
13 3 (2.42%) SoapUI
14 2 (1.61%) Rational Robot
14 2 (1.61%) SilkPerformer
14 2 (1.61%) NUnit
14 2 (1.61%) WebLOAD
14 2 (1.61%) Visual Studio Team System
14 2 (1.61%) Appium
General
1 44 (35.48%) Finance
2 17 (13.71%) Banking
3 10 (8.06%) Back Office
4 9 (7.26%) Retail
5 8 (6.45%) Telecoms
6 4 (3.23%) Investment Banking
7 3 (2.42%) Marketing
8 2 (1.61%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.61%) Front Office
8 2 (1.61%) Law
8 2 (1.61%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 70 (56.45%) Test Manager
2 28 (22.58%) Analyst
3 24 (19.35%) Programme Manager
3 24 (19.35%) Programme Test Manager
4 18 (14.52%) Senior Analyst
5 15 (12.10%) Test Leader
6 13 (10.48%) Test Analyst
7 11 (8.87%) QA Analyst
8 10 (8.06%) Consultant
8 10 (8.06%) Senior QA Analyst
9 9 (7.26%) Senior Manager
10 8 (6.45%) Senior Test Analyst
10 8 (6.45%) Lead Test Analyst
10 8 (6.45%) Senior Test Manager
11 6 (4.84%) Tester
12 5 (4.03%) Test Consultant
12 5 (4.03%) QA Manager
13 4 (3.23%) Business Analyst
13 4 (3.23%) Performance Manager
13 4 (3.23%) Performance Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (16.94%) .NET
2 11 (8.87%) Web Services
3 10 (8.06%) ASP.NET
3 10 (8.06%) Gherkin
4 6 (4.84%) Middleware
5 4 (3.23%) HTML
6 3 (2.42%) .NET Framework
7 2 (1.61%) SOAP
7 2 (1.61%) J2EE
7 2 (1.61%) HTML5
8 1 (0.81%) Silverlight
8 1 (0.81%) CSS
8 1 (0.81%) XML
8 1 (0.81%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 18 (14.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 13 (10.48%) Fixed Income
2 13 (10.48%) Equities
3 12 (9.68%) Derivative
4 10 (8.06%) Client/Server
5 7 (5.65%) Mobile App
6 5 (4.03%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.61%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.61%) Social Network
7 2 (1.61%) Digital Media
7 2 (1.61%) Mobile Banking
7 2 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.81%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.81%) Mobile Payment
8 1 (0.81%) Copywriting
8 1 (0.81%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.81%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 18 (14.52%) Windows
2 5 (4.03%) Android
2 5 (4.03%) Apple iOS
3 4 (3.23%) UNIX
3 4 (3.23%) Windows Phone 8
3 4 (3.23%) Windows Phone
4 1 (0.81%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (54.03%) User Acceptance Testing
2 62 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 50 (40.32%) Stakeholder Management
4 41 (33.06%) PRINCE2
4 41 (33.06%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (22.58%) Test Automation
6 27 (21.77%) ITIL
7 25 (20.16%) Service Management
8 20 (16.13%) Performance Testing
8 20 (16.13%) SDLC
9 18 (14.52%) BDD
10 17 (13.71%) Test Strategy
11 12 (9.68%) Automated Testing
12 11 (8.87%) Release Management
13 10 (8.06%) TDD
13 10 (8.06%) Requirements Analysis
14 9 (7.26%) Continuous Delivery
14 9 (7.26%) Continuous Integration
14 9 (7.26%) E-Commerce
15 8 (6.45%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (10.48%) SQL
2 12 (9.68%) C#
3 8 (6.45%) Java
4 7 (5.65%) Ruby
5 2 (1.61%) Python
5 2 (1.61%) C
5 2 (1.61%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.61%) Korn
6 1 (0.81%) Groovy
6 1 (0.81%) Perl
6 1 (0.81%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.81%) C++
6 1 (0.81%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 53 (42.74%) ISEB
2 50 (40.32%) ISTQB
3 10 (8.06%) Degree
4 5 (4.03%) Security Cleared
5 4 (3.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (2.42%) SC Cleared
6 3 (2.42%) ISEB Practitioner
7 2 (1.61%) PMP
7 2 (1.61%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.81%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 1 (0.81%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (30.65%) QA
2 1 (0.81%) SLA
Systems Management
1 15 (12.10%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (11.29%) HP
1 14 (11.29%) Oracle
2 13 (10.48%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.03%) ATG
4 4 (3.23%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.61%) Charles River
5 2 (1.61%) SAP
5 2 (1.61%) NetSuite
5 2 (1.61%) WorldPay
6 1 (0.81%) Informatica
6 1 (0.81%) Citrix
6 1 (0.81%) IBM
6 1 (0.81%) Adobe
6 1 (0.81%) Murex
6 1 (0.81%) Calypso
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