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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Management
Rank 266 279 288
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +9
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 42 59 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.40% 0.47% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 0.57% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 37 45 32
Average salary £60,000 £52,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £54,300 £40,400 £42,750
10% offered a salary of more than £77,700 £73,000 £84,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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
8908 10369 9722
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 85.49% 82.89% 80.94%
Number of salaries quoted 7488 8656 8467
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 £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 1 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 1 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 69 (56.10%) Software Testing
1 69 (56.10%) User Acceptance Testing
2 62 (50.41%) ISEB
3 56 (45.53%) Stakeholder Management
4 53 (43.09%) ISTQB
5 47 (38.21%) PRINCE2
6 44 (35.77%) Agile Software Development
7 38 (30.89%) Finance
8 31 (25.20%) QA
9 28 (22.76%) ITIL
10 26 (21.14%) Test Automation
11 24 (19.51%) Service Management
12 19 (15.45%) Banking
13 17 (13.82%) Cucumber
14 16 (13.01%) Test Strategy
14 16 (13.01%) HP Quality Center
14 16 (13.01%) JIRA
14 16 (13.01%) .NET
15 15 (12.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 15 (12.20%) QuickTest Pro
15 15 (12.20%) HP
15 15 (12.20%) Performance Testing
15 15 (12.20%) BDD
16 14 (11.38%) Windows
17 13 (10.57%) SQL
17 13 (10.57%) Selenium
17 13 (10.57%) Derivative
18 12 (9.76%) Oracle
18 12 (9.76%) Microsoft
19 11 (8.94%) Release Management

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

For the 6 months to 1 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 5 (4.07%) CMS
2 1 (0.81%) WebLogic
2 1 (0.81%) Tomcat
2 1 (0.81%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.81%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (4.88%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.07%) MS Visio
3 4 (3.25%) MS Office
4 2 (1.63%) MS Project
5 1 (0.81%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.81%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.81%) InDesign
5 1 (0.81%) Adobe Premiere
5 1 (0.81%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 2 (1.63%) SAP ERP
1 2 (1.63%) SAP PSCD
1 2 (1.63%) SAP FI-CA
1 2 (1.63%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.63%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.81%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.25%) MySQL
1 4 (3.25%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.63%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.81%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 17 (13.82%) Cucumber
2 16 (13.01%) JIRA
3 15 (12.20%) QuickTest Pro
4 13 (10.57%) Selenium
5 10 (8.13%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (8.13%) LoadRunner
6 9 (7.32%) SpecFlow
7 7 (5.69%) FitNesse
8 6 (4.88%) Calabash
8 6 (4.88%) WebDriver
8 6 (4.88%) JMeter
8 6 (4.88%) JUnit
9 4 (3.25%) SoapUI
10 3 (2.44%) Visual Studio Team System
10 3 (2.44%) SilkPerformer
10 3 (2.44%) Jenkins
11 2 (1.63%) LoadUI
11 2 (1.63%) Appium
11 2 (1.63%) WebLOAD
11 2 (1.63%) NUnit
General
1 38 (30.89%) Finance
2 19 (15.45%) Banking
3 10 (8.13%) Retail
4 8 (6.50%) Investment Banking
5 7 (5.69%) Back Office
6 5 (4.07%) Telecoms
7 3 (2.44%) Games
8 2 (1.63%) Law
8 2 (1.63%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.63%) Front Office
9 1 (0.81%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 77 (62.60%) Test Manager
2 26 (21.14%) Analyst
3 25 (20.33%) Programme Test Manager
3 25 (20.33%) Programme Manager
4 17 (13.82%) Senior Analyst
5 14 (11.38%) Test Analyst
6 13 (10.57%) Test Leader
7 11 (8.94%) Senior Manager
8 10 (8.13%) Consultant
8 10 (8.13%) Senior Test Analyst
8 10 (8.13%) Senior Test Manager
9 9 (7.32%) Lead Test Analyst
10 8 (6.50%) QA Analyst
10 8 (6.50%) Tester
11 7 (5.69%) Senior QA Analyst
12 6 (4.88%) Test Consultant
13 5 (4.07%) QA Manager
13 5 (4.07%) Automation Tester
14 4 (3.25%) Business Analyst
15 3 (2.44%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (13.01%) .NET
2 7 (5.69%) Web Services
2 7 (5.69%) ASP.NET
2 7 (5.69%) Gherkin
3 5 (4.07%) Middleware
4 3 (2.44%) .NET Framework
5 2 (1.63%) J2EE
6 1 (0.81%) HTML
6 1 (0.81%) CSS
6 1 (0.81%) SOAP
6 1 (0.81%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 13 (10.57%) Derivative
3 10 (8.13%) Fixed Income
3 10 (8.13%) Equities
4 8 (6.50%) Mobile App
5 7 (5.69%) Client/Server
6 5 (4.07%) Interest Rate Derivative
7 4 (3.25%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (3.25%) Digital Media
8 3 (2.44%) Open Source
9 2 (1.63%) Mobile Banking
9 2 (1.63%) User Experience
9 2 (1.63%) Social Network
9 2 (1.63%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.63%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.81%) Data Integration
10 1 (0.81%) Copywriting
Operating Systems
1 14 (11.38%) Windows
2 5 (4.07%) UNIX
3 4 (3.25%) Windows Phone 8
3 4 (3.25%) Apple iOS
3 4 (3.25%) Windows Phone
3 4 (3.25%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (56.10%) Software Testing
1 69 (56.10%) User Acceptance Testing
2 56 (45.53%) Stakeholder Management
3 47 (38.21%) PRINCE2
4 44 (35.77%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (22.76%) ITIL
6 26 (21.14%) Test Automation
7 24 (19.51%) Service Management
8 16 (13.01%) Test Strategy
9 15 (12.20%) Performance Testing
9 15 (12.20%) BDD
10 11 (8.94%) Release Management
10 11 (8.94%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (8.13%) TDD
12 9 (7.32%) Regression Testing
12 9 (7.32%) Continuous Delivery
13 8 (6.50%) Waterfall
13 8 (6.50%) Integration Testing
13 8 (6.50%) Test Scripting
13 8 (6.50%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 13 (10.57%) SQL
2 9 (7.32%) C#
3 7 (5.69%) Java
3 7 (5.69%) Ruby
4 2 (1.63%) Korn
4 2 (1.63%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.81%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.81%) C
5 1 (0.81%) VB
5 1 (0.81%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.81%) Perl
5 1 (0.81%) Python
5 1 (0.81%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 62 (50.41%) ISEB
2 53 (43.09%) ISTQB
3 8 (6.50%) Degree
4 6 (4.88%) ISEB Practitioner
5 5 (4.07%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (2.44%) PMP
6 3 (2.44%) PMI Certification
7 2 (1.63%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.81%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (25.20%) QA
2 3 (2.44%) SLA
Systems Management
1 16 (13.01%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (12.20%) HP
2 12 (9.76%) Oracle
2 12 (9.76%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.07%) Murex
3 5 (4.07%) Calypso
3 5 (4.07%) ATG
4 3 (2.44%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.63%) NetSuite
5 2 (1.63%) SAP
5 2 (1.63%) Charles River
6 1 (0.81%) IBM
6 1 (0.81%) Informatica
6 1 (0.81%) Adobe
6 1 (0.81%) WorldPay
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £47000.00 - £52000.00 per annum + package
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Modis International - London
Salary: £80000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ Public Sector
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 13 days ago