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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Management
Rank 229 202 235
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +33
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 32 75 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.43% 0.89% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.54% 1.14% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 25 58 16
Average salary £55,000 £48,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.40% +25.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £24,000 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £78,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,908 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+0.20% -0.20%
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
5957 6563 6376
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 80.21% 77.99% 76.87%
Number of salaries quoted 4895 5387 5479
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +7 13 £51,500 -0.96%
Essex -12 11 £75,000 +42.85% 1
Hertfordshire -4 8 £37,500 -28.57% 2
Test Management
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 36 (41.38%) ISEB
1 36 (41.38%) QA
2 31 (35.63%) Regression Testing
3 30 (34.48%) Test Strategy
4 27 (31.03%) ISTQB
4 27 (31.03%) Stakeholder Management
5 26 (29.89%) User Acceptance Testing
6 25 (28.74%) Agile Software Development
7 24 (27.59%) Software Testing
8 21 (24.14%) System Testing
9 20 (22.99%) Finance
10 18 (20.69%) Integration Testing
11 17 (19.54%) Test Automation
11 17 (19.54%) HP Quality Center
11 17 (19.54%) C++
12 16 (18.39%) C#
13 15 (17.24%) HP
13 15 (17.24%) Python
13 15 (17.24%) Automated Testing
14 14 (16.09%) E-Commerce
15 13 (14.94%) Degree
15 13 (14.94%) Agile Testing
16 12 (13.79%) SQL
17 10 (11.49%) Computer Science
18 9 (10.34%) Retail
18 9 (10.34%) C
18 9 (10.34%) Linux
18 9 (10.34%) Windows
18 9 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
19 8 (9.20%) Test Planning

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 2 (2.30%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.15%) Drupal
2 1 (1.15%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (6.90%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.60%) MS Project
2 4 (4.60%) MS Office
3 1 (1.15%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.60%) SaaS
1 4 (4.60%) Basecamp
1 4 (4.60%) Dropbox
2 2 (2.30%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.30%) LAN
1 2 (2.30%) WAN
2 1 (1.15%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.75%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.30%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.30%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (8.05%) Cucumber
2 6 (6.90%) SpecFlow
2 6 (6.90%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (6.90%) TeamCity
2 6 (6.90%) JIRA
2 6 (6.90%) NUnit
3 4 (4.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (4.60%) Git (software)
3 4 (4.60%) Jenkins
3 4 (4.60%) Selenium
3 4 (4.60%) QuickTest Pro
4 3 (3.45%) TestDirector
4 3 (3.45%) Bugzilla
4 3 (3.45%) SoapUI
5 2 (2.30%) TestLink
6 1 (1.15%) JUnit
6 1 (1.15%) Subversion
6 1 (1.15%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.15%) Zephyr
6 1 (1.15%) TestNG
General
1 20 (22.99%) Finance
2 9 (10.34%) Retail
3 1 (1.15%) Billing
Job Titles
1 38 (43.68%) Test Manager
2 16 (18.39%) Senior Manager
3 14 (16.09%) Test Team Leader
3 14 (16.09%) Team Leader
4 13 (14.94%) QA Manager
5 11 (12.64%) Senior QA Manager
6 8 (9.20%) Automation Team Leader
6 8 (9.20%) Tester
7 7 (8.05%) Software Tester
7 7 (8.05%) SAP Manager
7 7 (8.05%) SAP Test Manager
8 6 (6.90%) Senior Software Tester
8 6 (6.90%) QA Leader
8 6 (6.90%) Senior Tester
8 6 (6.90%) Analyst
9 5 (5.75%) Test Analyst
9 5 (5.75%) Senior Test Manager
9 5 (5.75%) Test Engineer
10 4 (4.60%) Project Coordinator
10 4 (4.60%) Technical Project Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.05%) .NET
2 3 (3.45%) SOAP
2 3 (3.45%) XML
3 1 (1.15%) HTML
3 1 (1.15%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.15%) Flash
3 1 (1.15%) XML Messaging
3 1 (1.15%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.49%) Computer Science
2 9 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.90%) Mathematics
4 4 (4.60%) Mobile Payment
4 4 (4.60%) User Experience
5 3 (3.45%) NHS
5 3 (3.45%) PKI
6 2 (2.30%) Algorithms
6 2 (2.30%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.30%) Physics
7 1 (1.15%) EMV
7 1 (1.15%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.34%) Linux
1 9 (10.34%) Windows
2 6 (6.90%) UNIX
3 4 (4.60%) AIX
3 4 (4.60%) HPUX
3 4 (4.60%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (35.63%) Regression Testing
2 30 (34.48%) Test Strategy
3 27 (31.03%) Stakeholder Management
4 26 (29.89%) User Acceptance Testing
5 25 (28.74%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (27.59%) Software Testing
7 21 (24.14%) System Testing
8 18 (20.69%) Integration Testing
9 17 (19.54%) Test Automation
10 15 (17.24%) Automated Testing
11 14 (16.09%) E-Commerce
12 13 (14.94%) Agile Testing
13 8 (9.20%) Test Planning
13 8 (9.20%) Mentoring
14 7 (8.05%) Project Management
14 7 (8.05%) Resource Management
14 7 (8.05%) Coaching
14 7 (8.05%) People Management
14 7 (8.05%) Functional Testing
15 6 (6.90%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (19.54%) C++
2 16 (18.39%) C#
3 15 (17.24%) Python
4 12 (13.79%) SQL
5 9 (10.34%) C
6 4 (4.60%) Bash Shell
6 4 (4.60%) Java
6 4 (4.60%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.15%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.15%) Perl
Qualifications
1 36 (41.38%) ISEB
2 27 (31.03%) ISTQB
3 13 (14.94%) Degree
4 3 (3.45%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.30%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (41.38%) QA
2 1 (1.15%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (4.60%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 17 (19.54%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (17.24%) HP
2 8 (9.20%) SAP
3 4 (4.60%) VMware
3 4 (4.60%) Perforce
3 4 (4.60%) Google
3 4 (4.60%) Atlassian
4 3 (3.45%) CheckPoint
5 2 (2.30%) Twitter
5 2 (2.30%) Oracle
5 2 (2.30%) Cisco
5 2 (2.30%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.15%) Cognizant
6 1 (1.15%) hybris
Brentwood, Essex
IFDS
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Ipswich
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Ipswich
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Ipswich
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: flexible benefits scheme
Posted: 10 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: flexible benefits scheme
Posted: 19 days ago