The table below looks at the statistics for Test Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Management over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Management
Rank 199 207 218
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +11
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 53 36 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.73% 0.55% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.90% 0.68% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 39 36 45
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% -9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £50,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.16%
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 of England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5913 5280 6536
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 81.24% 80.50% 76.73%
Number of salaries quoted 4703 4254 5633
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Test Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Test Management Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Test Management
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Test Management Salary Trend in the East of England

Test Management
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Management across the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Test Management Salary Histogram in the East of England

Test Management
Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
Cambridgeshire -8 22 £40,000 -15.78% 1
Hertfordshire - 12 £55,000 - 1
Essex -4 11 £75,000 +66.66% 2
Bedfordshire +15 4 £40,750 +8.66%
Suffolk - 2 £28,750 -
Norfolk -2 1 £25,000 -26.47%
East Anglia - 1 - -
Test Management
England

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 52 (49.06%) QA
2 51 (48.11%) ISEB
3 45 (42.45%) Agile Software Development
4 41 (38.68%) Finance
5 34 (32.08%) ISTQB
6 29 (27.36%) SQL
7 26 (24.53%) Software Testing
8 25 (23.58%) Regression Testing
9 23 (21.70%) Test Scripting
9 23 (21.70%) Test Automation
9 23 (21.70%) Agile Testing
10 22 (20.75%) C++
11 21 (19.81%) HP Quality Center
12 20 (18.87%) C#
12 20 (18.87%) Degree
13 19 (17.92%) Python
13 19 (17.92%) Test Strategy
14 17 (16.04%) User Acceptance Testing
15 16 (15.09%) Stakeholder Management
16 15 (14.15%) Automated Testing
17 13 (12.26%) Test Planning
18 12 (11.32%) Banking
18 12 (11.32%) JIRA
19 9 (8.49%) CMMI
19 9 (8.49%) Six Sigma
19 9 (8.49%) PRINCE2
19 9 (8.49%) C
20 8 (7.55%) ITIL
20 8 (7.55%) Telecoms
20 8 (7.55%) Scrum

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 3 (2.83%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.94%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.94%) Drupal
Applications
1 3 (2.83%) MS Excel
1 3 (2.83%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.94%) Magento
1 1 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.72%) Internet
1 5 (4.72%) Wi-Fi
1 5 (4.72%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (11.32%) JIRA
2 8 (7.55%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (5.66%) Selenium
3 6 (5.66%) Cucumber
4 5 (4.72%) TeamCity
4 5 (4.72%) SpecFlow
4 5 (4.72%) NUnit
4 5 (4.72%) QuickTest Pro
5 4 (3.77%) JMeter
5 4 (3.77%) Jenkins
5 4 (3.77%) Git (software)
5 4 (3.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (2.83%) SoapUI
6 3 (2.83%) LoadUI
6 3 (2.83%) Bugzilla
7 2 (1.89%) TestDirector
8 1 (0.94%) TestNG
8 1 (0.94%) JBehave
8 1 (0.94%) WebDriver
8 1 (0.94%) Jasmine
General
1 41 (38.68%) Finance
2 12 (11.32%) Banking
3 8 (7.55%) Telecoms
4 5 (4.72%) Retail
5 1 (0.94%) Billing
5 1 (0.94%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 36 (33.96%) Test Manager
2 24 (22.64%) Test Team Leader
2 24 (22.64%) Team Leader
3 13 (12.26%) Test Consultant
3 13 (12.26%) Consultant
4 12 (11.32%) Analyst
5 10 (9.43%) Designer
6 9 (8.49%) Lead Designer
7 8 (7.55%) Automation Team Leader
8 7 (6.60%) Software Team Leader
8 7 (6.60%) Tester
8 7 (6.60%) Test Analyst
9 6 (5.66%) Senior Manager
9 6 (5.66%) Software Tester
10 5 (4.72%) QA Leader
10 5 (4.72%) Senior Software Tester
10 5 (4.72%) QA Specialist
10 5 (4.72%) Senior QA Manager
10 5 (4.72%) Senior Tester
10 5 (4.72%) QA Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.72%) .NET
2 3 (2.83%) SOAP
3 1 (0.94%) XML Messaging
3 1 (0.94%) WPF
3 1 (0.94%) Silverlight
3 1 (0.94%) Flash
3 1 (0.94%) HTML
3 1 (0.94%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.60%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.72%) User Experience
3 4 (3.77%) Mathematics
3 4 (3.77%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.77%) PKI
4 2 (1.89%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.94%) EMV
5 1 (0.94%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.66%) Linux
2 5 (4.72%) Windows
3 4 (3.77%) AIX
3 4 (3.77%) HPUX
3 4 (3.77%) Solaris
3 4 (3.77%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (42.45%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (24.53%) Software Testing
3 25 (23.58%) Regression Testing
4 23 (21.70%) Test Scripting
4 23 (21.70%) Test Automation
4 23 (21.70%) Agile Testing
5 19 (17.92%) Test Strategy
6 17 (16.04%) User Acceptance Testing
7 16 (15.09%) Stakeholder Management
8 15 (14.15%) Automated Testing
9 13 (12.26%) Test Planning
10 9 (8.49%) CMMI
10 9 (8.49%) Six Sigma
10 9 (8.49%) PRINCE2
11 8 (7.55%) ITIL
11 8 (7.55%) Scrum
11 8 (7.55%) Line Management
12 6 (5.66%) Project Management
12 6 (5.66%) Software Engineering
12 6 (5.66%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (27.36%) SQL
2 22 (20.75%) C++
3 20 (18.87%) C#
4 19 (17.92%) Python
5 9 (8.49%) C
6 7 (6.60%) PL/SQL
7 4 (3.77%) Shell Script
7 4 (3.77%) Java
7 4 (3.77%) Bash Shell
8 2 (1.89%) Perl
9 1 (0.94%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.94%) VBA
Qualifications
1 51 (48.11%) ISEB
2 34 (32.08%) ISTQB
3 20 (18.87%) Degree
4 8 (7.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (3.77%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.94%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (49.06%) QA
2 1 (0.94%) COBIT
2 1 (0.94%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (3.77%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 21 (19.81%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (5.66%) HP
2 5 (4.72%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.77%) Atlassian
3 4 (3.77%) Perforce
3 4 (3.77%) VMware
4 3 (2.83%) SAP
5 2 (1.89%) CheckPoint
5 2 (1.89%) Twitter
6 1 (0.94%) hybris
6 1 (0.94%) Cognizant
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