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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Management
Rank 64 59 59
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 3 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.51% 0.20% 1.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.64% 0.28% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £38,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
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
469 353 469
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 79.36% 71.31% 84.50%
Number of salaries quoted 399 267 406
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £37,949
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £52,900
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 (75.00%) Automated Testing
2 8 (66.67%) Test Automation
3 6 (50.00%) Visual Studio
3 6 (50.00%) HP
3 6 (50.00%) Finance
4 5 (41.67%) VB
4 5 (41.67%) Test Scripting
5 4 (33.33%) QA
5 4 (33.33%) ISEB
6 3 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
6 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (16.67%) TDD
7 2 (16.67%) VBScript
7 2 (16.67%) XML
7 2 (16.67%) Manual Testing
7 2 (16.67%) Software Testing
7 2 (16.67%) Test Strategy
7 2 (16.67%) Automation Testing
7 2 (16.67%) Coaching
8 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
8 1 (8.33%) Data Transformation
8 1 (8.33%) Change Management
8 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
8 1 (8.33%) UNIX
8 1 (8.33%) Windows
8 1 (8.33%) SAP
8 1 (8.33%) Java
8 1 (8.33%) ABAP
8 1 (8.33%) Logistics

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 (8.33%) NetWeaver
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Test Team Leader
1 5 (41.67%) Team Leader
1 5 (41.67%) Test Leader
1 5 (41.67%) Automation Team Leader
2 2 (16.67%) QA Manager
2 2 (16.67%) QA Leader
3 1 (8.33%) Technology Manager
3 1 (8.33%) SAP Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) UNIX
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Automated Testing
2 8 (66.67%) Test Automation
3 5 (41.67%) Test Scripting
4 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (16.67%) TDD
5 2 (16.67%) Manual Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Software Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Test Strategy
5 2 (16.67%) Automation Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Coaching
6 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
6 1 (8.33%) Data Transformation
6 1 (8.33%) Change Management
6 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
6 1 (8.33%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) VB
2 2 (16.67%) VBScript
3 1 (8.33%) Java
3 1 (8.33%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (8.33%) SAP