The table below looks at the statistics for Test Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Management over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Management
Rank 62 57 55
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 5 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.83% 0.19% 1.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.06% 0.27% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £38,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -5.26%
Test Management
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Coventry region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
473 374 415
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 78.57% 72.90% 84.35%
Number of salaries quoted 398 288 370
Average salary £49,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Test Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Management across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Management Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Test Management
Salary Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Test Management across the Coventry region.

Test Management Salary Trend in Coventry

Test Management
Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Management across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

Test Management Salary Histogram in Coventry

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 9 (69.23%) Automated Testing
2 8 (61.54%) Test Automation
3 6 (46.15%) Finance
3 6 (46.15%) Visual Studio
3 6 (46.15%) HP
4 5 (38.46%) VB
4 5 (38.46%) Test Scripting
5 4 (30.77%) QA
5 4 (30.77%) ISEB
6 3 (23.08%) QuickTest Pro
6 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (15.38%) TDD
7 2 (15.38%) Software Testing
7 2 (15.38%) Problem Management
7 2 (15.38%) Manual Testing
7 2 (15.38%) VBScript
7 2 (15.38%) SAP
7 2 (15.38%) XML
7 2 (15.38%) Test Strategy
7 2 (15.38%) Automation Testing
7 2 (15.38%) Coaching
7 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
8 1 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (7.69%) Data Transformation
8 1 (7.69%) ITIL
8 1 (7.69%) UNIX
8 1 (7.69%) Windows
8 1 (7.69%) GxP

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 1 (7.69%) NetWeaver
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Visual Studio
2 3 (23.08%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Test Team Leader
1 5 (38.46%) Team Leader
1 5 (38.46%) Test Leader
1 5 (38.46%) Automation Team Leader
2 2 (15.38%) SAP Manager
2 2 (15.38%) QA Leader
2 2 (15.38%) QA Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Technology Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (7.69%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) UNIX
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Automated Testing
2 8 (61.54%) Test Automation
3 5 (38.46%) Test Scripting
4 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (15.38%) TDD
5 2 (15.38%) Software Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Problem Management
5 2 (15.38%) Manual Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Test Strategy
5 2 (15.38%) Automation Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Coaching
6 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
6 1 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (7.69%) Data Transformation
6 1 (7.69%) ITIL
6 1 (7.69%) Process Management
6 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
6 1 (7.69%) Change Management
6 1 (7.69%) Change Control
6 1 (7.69%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) VB
2 2 (15.38%) VBScript
3 1 (7.69%) Java
3 1 (7.69%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) ISEB
2 1 (7.69%) SAP Certification
2 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) QA
2 1 (7.69%) GxP
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) HP
2 2 (15.38%) SAP