The table below looks at the statistics for Test Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Management over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Management
Rank 69 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 20 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 2.42% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.81% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £32,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £41,500 £42,750
% change year-on-year
-0.60% -2.92%
Test Management
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
713 656 516
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 86.11% 84.32% 89.12%
Number of salaries quoted 514 585 436
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Test Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Test Management Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Test Management
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Test Management Salary Trend in Dorset

Test Management
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Management within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth - 20 £32,500 -
Test Management
South West

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 26 (92.86%) ISEB
1 26 (92.86%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (85.71%) HP
3 22 (78.57%) IBM
3 22 (78.57%) XML
3 22 (78.57%) MQSeries
3 22 (78.57%) Middleware
3 22 (78.57%) Finance
3 22 (78.57%) Banking
3 22 (78.57%) Software Testing
3 22 (78.57%) QA
3 22 (78.57%) Green Hat
4 21 (75.00%) Functional Testing
4 21 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 21 (75.00%) Regression Testing
5 18 (64.29%) Test Automation
6 17 (60.71%) System Testing
6 17 (60.71%) Relational Database
6 17 (60.71%) Temenos T24
6 17 (60.71%) webMethods
6 17 (60.71%) Configuration Management
6 17 (60.71%) Data Management
7 16 (57.14%) Automation Testing
8 14 (50.00%) Java
8 14 (50.00%) Test Scripting
9 12 (42.86%) Integration Testing
9 12 (42.86%) HP Quality Center
9 12 (42.86%) Oracle
9 12 (42.86%) Unix
9 12 (42.86%) SOA

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 22 (78.57%) MQSeries
2 2 (7.14%) CMS
Business Applications
1 17 (60.71%) Temenos T24
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle Cash Management
Communications & Networking
1 12 (42.86%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (60.71%) Relational Database
2 8 (28.57%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Subversion
2 2 (7.14%) HP UFT
2 2 (7.14%) JMeter
2 2 (7.14%) JUnit
2 2 (7.14%) Selenium
2 2 (7.14%) SoapUI
2 2 (7.14%) TestNG
2 2 (7.14%) WebDriver
General
1 22 (78.57%) Banking
1 22 (78.57%) Finance
2 9 (32.14%) Investment Banking
3 8 (28.57%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 14 (50.00%) Test Engineer
2 12 (42.86%) Test Leader
3 9 (32.14%) Middleware Engineer
4 5 (17.86%) Defect Manager
4 5 (17.86%) Functional Test Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) Analyst
5 4 (14.29%) Software Analyst
5 4 (14.29%) Software Test Analyst
5 4 (14.29%) Test Analyst
6 3 (10.71%) QA Leader
7 2 (7.14%) Automated Tester
7 2 (7.14%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (78.57%) Middleware
1 22 (78.57%) XML
2 2 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 26 (92.86%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 4 (14.29%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 12 (42.86%) Unix
2 2 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (78.57%) Software Testing
2 21 (75.00%) Functional Testing
2 21 (75.00%) Regression Testing
2 21 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 18 (64.29%) Test Automation
4 17 (60.71%) Configuration Management
4 17 (60.71%) Data Management
4 17 (60.71%) System Testing
5 16 (57.14%) Automation Testing
6 14 (50.00%) Test Scripting
7 12 (42.86%) Integration Testing
7 12 (42.86%) SOA
8 9 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (32.14%) Asset Management
9 8 (28.57%) Cash Management
10 7 (25.00%) SDLC
11 6 (21.43%) Manual Testing
12 5 (17.86%) Data Modelling
12 5 (17.86%) Decision Table
12 5 (17.86%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 14 (50.00%) Java
2 5 (17.86%) SQL
2 5 (17.86%) XPath
Qualifications
1 26 (92.86%) ISEB
2 12 (42.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 10 (35.71%) ISTQB
4 5 (17.86%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 4 (14.29%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (78.57%) QA
Systems Management
1 12 (42.86%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 24 (85.71%) HP
2 22 (78.57%) Green Hat
2 22 (78.57%) IBM
3 17 (60.71%) webMethods
4 12 (42.86%) Oracle