The table below looks at the statistics for Test Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands 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 156 153 147
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -6
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 24 17 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.65% 0.52% 0.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.79% 0.68% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 21 8 22
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £41,750 £24,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
Test Management
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3026 2500 2568
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 82.52% 76.22% 78.72%
Number of salaries quoted 2543 2096 2208
Average salary £40,000 £38,675 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.42% -3.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
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 the East Midlands

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

Test Management Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Test Management
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Test Management Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Test Management
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Management across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Test Management Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Test Management
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Management within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014. 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
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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
Northamptonshire -11 17 £35,000 -22.22%
Nottinghamshire +5 5 £50,000 +36.98%
Derbyshire -14 2 £48,000 -
Test Management
England

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 34 (68.00%) Project Management
2 28 (56.00%) QA
3 21 (42.00%) ISTQB
4 17 (34.00%) ISEB
5 16 (32.00%) V-Model
5 16 (32.00%) Waterfall
6 14 (28.00%) Business Process Mapping
7 12 (24.00%) Finance
8 11 (22.00%) Risk Management
9 10 (20.00%) Test Scripting
9 10 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (18.00%) Test Strategy
10 9 (18.00%) Software Testing
11 8 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (16.00%) HP Quality Center
12 6 (12.00%) Regression Testing
12 6 (12.00%) SQL
12 6 (12.00%) User Acceptance Testing
13 5 (10.00%) Performance Testing
13 5 (10.00%) SAP
13 5 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 4 (8.00%) Release Management
14 4 (8.00%) Marketing
14 4 (8.00%) Project Planning
14 4 (8.00%) Retail
15 3 (6.00%) Integration Testing
15 3 (6.00%) Microsoft
15 3 (6.00%) MS Excel
15 3 (6.00%) CRM
15 3 (6.00%) System Testing

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 (2.00%) IIS
1 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (6.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (4.00%) TestDirector
2 1 (2.00%) LoadRunner
2 1 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (24.00%) Finance
2 4 (8.00%) Marketing
2 4 (8.00%) Retail
3 1 (2.00%) Banking
3 1 (2.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (64.00%) Test Analyst
1 32 (64.00%) Analyst
2 13 (26.00%) Test Manager
3 2 (4.00%) Programme Manager
3 2 (4.00%) Programme Test Manager
3 2 (4.00%) Test Team Leader
3 2 (4.00%) Test Engineer
3 2 (4.00%) Team Leader
4 1 (2.00%) QA Engineer
4 1 (2.00%) Senior Test Manager
4 1 (2.00%) Senior Tester
4 1 (2.00%) Software Tester
4 1 (2.00%) Performance Analyst
4 1 (2.00%) Performance Manager
4 1 (2.00%) Performance Test Analyst
4 1 (2.00%) Software Team Leader
4 1 (2.00%) Performance Test Manager
4 1 (2.00%) Tester
4 1 (2.00%) Senior Manager
4 1 (2.00%) QA Manager
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.00%) UNIX
1 1 (2.00%) Windows
1 1 (2.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (68.00%) Project Management
2 16 (32.00%) V-Model
2 16 (32.00%) Waterfall
3 14 (28.00%) Business Process Mapping
4 11 (22.00%) Risk Management
5 10 (20.00%) Test Scripting
6 9 (18.00%) Test Strategy
6 9 (18.00%) Software Testing
7 8 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (12.00%) Regression Testing
8 6 (12.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (10.00%) Performance Testing
10 4 (8.00%) Release Management
10 4 (8.00%) Project Planning
11 3 (6.00%) Integration Testing
11 3 (6.00%) CRM
11 3 (6.00%) System Testing
12 2 (4.00%) Test Automation
12 2 (4.00%) Manual Testing
12 2 (4.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.00%) SQL
2 2 (4.00%) VBScript
2 2 (4.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 21 (42.00%) ISTQB
2 17 (34.00%) ISEB
3 5 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (56.00%) QA
2 2 (4.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 8 (16.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (10.00%) SAP
2 3 (6.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.00%) HP
4 1 (2.00%) Citrix
4 1 (2.00%) Cognizant
4 1 (2.00%) IBM