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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Management
Rank 41 33 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 1 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 0.41% 1.81% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.54% 2.30% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £41,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -1.09%
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 Croydon region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
184 174 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 75.10% 78.73% 74.21%
Number of salaries quoted 166 139 127
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,200 £24,550
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Test Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

Test Management Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Test Management
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

Test Management Salary Trend in Croydon

Test Management
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 11 (91.67%) ISEB
2 10 (83.33%) PRINCE2
2 10 (83.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (83.33%) Software Testing
2 10 (83.33%) ISTQB
2 10 (83.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (33.33%) Service Management
3 4 (33.33%) ITIL
4 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
4 2 (16.67%) C#
4 2 (16.67%) VBScript
4 2 (16.67%) VB
4 2 (16.67%) Finance
4 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (8.33%) Automation Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
5 1 (8.33%) Manual Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Regression Testing
5 1 (8.33%) .NET
5 1 (8.33%) QuickTest Pro

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon 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.

Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
1 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (8.33%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Test Manager
2 4 (33.33%) Programme Manager
2 4 (33.33%) Programme Test Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 10 (83.33%) Software Testing
1 10 (83.33%) User Acceptance Testing
1 10 (83.33%) PRINCE2
2 4 (33.33%) Service Management
2 4 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (8.33%) Regression Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (8.33%) Manual Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) C#
1 2 (16.67%) VBScript
1 2 (16.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (91.67%) ISEB
2 10 (83.33%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) HP Quality Center