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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Management
Rank 209 212 218
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +6
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 55 51 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.78% 0.70% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.92% 0.83% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 42 36 36
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £39,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £71,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £41,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-0.60% -3.48%
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
5981 6111 5624
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 85.14% 83.42% 83.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4849 4887 4520
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 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
Hertfordshire +17 26 £53,500 -2.72%
Essex +7 21 £55,000 -26.66% 1
Bedfordshire -4 4 £39,000 -16.12% 2
Cambridgeshire -11 2 £65,000 +62.50% 2
Suffolk - 2 £42,500 -
Test Management
England

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

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 40 (46.51%) Test Strategy
2 36 (41.86%) HP UFT
3 35 (40.70%) ISTQB
4 33 (38.37%) QA
5 30 (34.88%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (34.88%) HP
5 30 (34.88%) ISEB
6 26 (30.23%) LoadRunner
7 24 (27.91%) SQL
7 24 (27.91%) Regression Testing
7 24 (27.91%) Finance
7 24 (27.91%) Test Scripting
8 21 (24.42%) SAP
9 19 (22.09%) Selenium
9 19 (22.09%) Test Automation
10 18 (20.93%) Functional Testing
10 18 (20.93%) SDLC
11 17 (19.77%) HP Quality Center
12 14 (16.28%) Continuous Improvement
12 14 (16.28%) Defect Management
13 12 (13.95%) Scrum
13 12 (13.95%) Oracle
13 12 (13.95%) Java
14 11 (12.79%) Unix
14 11 (12.79%) Manufacturing
14 11 (12.79%) User Acceptance Testing
15 10 (11.63%) Non-Functional Testing
15 10 (11.63%) Oracle Database
15 10 (11.63%) Quality Management
15 10 (11.63%) PL/SQL

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

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 1 (1.16%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (5.81%) MS Office
2 4 (4.65%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.65%) MS Project
2 4 (4.65%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.16%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (3.49%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.16%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.16%) LAN
1 1 (1.16%) VoIP
1 1 (1.16%) WAN
1 1 (1.16%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.63%) Oracle Database
2 5 (5.81%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 36 (41.86%) HP UFT
2 26 (30.23%) LoadRunner
3 19 (22.09%) Selenium
4 9 (10.47%) Cucumber
4 9 (10.47%) JIRA
5 8 (9.30%) Jenkins
6 4 (4.65%) JMeter
6 4 (4.65%) Toad
7 3 (3.49%) TestNG
8 2 (2.33%) Bugzilla
8 2 (2.33%) Git (software)
8 2 (2.33%) Testopia
9 1 (1.16%) LoadUI
9 1 (1.16%) SoapUI
9 1 (1.16%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (1.16%) WinRunner
General
1 24 (27.91%) Finance
2 11 (12.79%) Manufacturing
3 10 (11.63%) Pharmaceutical
4 6 (6.98%) Law
4 6 (6.98%) Legal
5 4 (4.65%) Retail
5 4 (4.65%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.33%) Banking
7 1 (1.16%) Aerospace
7 1 (1.16%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.16%) Games
Job Titles
1 25 (29.07%) Test Manager
2 22 (25.58%) Analyst
3 16 (18.60%) Team Leader
3 16 (18.60%) Test Leader
4 15 (17.44%) Test Analyst
5 13 (15.12%) QA Manager
5 13 (15.12%) Technical Leader
6 11 (12.79%) SAP Manager
6 11 (12.79%) SAP Test Manager
6 11 (12.79%) Test Team Leader
7 10 (11.63%) Technical Team Leader
8 8 (9.30%) SAP Testing Manager
8 8 (9.30%) Tester
8 8 (9.30%) Testing Manager
9 4 (4.65%) IT Manager
9 4 (4.65%) Operations Analyst
9 4 (4.65%) QA Analyst
9 4 (4.65%) QA Test Manager
9 4 (4.65%) Senior Analyst
9 4 (4.65%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.65%) XML
1 4 (4.65%) XML Messaging
2 2 (2.33%) POSIX
3 1 (1.16%) .NET
3 1 (1.16%) Middleware
3 1 (1.16%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.47%) Management Information System
2 7 (8.14%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.65%) Client/Server
4 3 (3.49%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.16%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.16%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.16%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (12.79%) Unix
2 9 (10.47%) Linux
3 4 (4.65%) Windows
4 2 (2.33%) AIX
4 2 (2.33%) HPUX
4 2 (2.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (46.51%) Test Strategy
2 30 (34.88%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (27.91%) Regression Testing
3 24 (27.91%) Test Scripting
4 19 (22.09%) Test Automation
5 18 (20.93%) Functional Testing
5 18 (20.93%) SDLC
6 14 (16.28%) Continuous Improvement
6 14 (16.28%) Defect Management
7 12 (13.95%) Scrum
8 11 (12.79%) User Acceptance Testing
9 10 (11.63%) Non-Functional Testing
9 10 (11.63%) Quality Management
10 8 (9.30%) BDD
10 8 (9.30%) Data Modelling
10 8 (9.30%) ITIL
10 8 (9.30%) Manual Testing
11 7 (8.14%) Service Management
11 7 (8.14%) System Integration Testing
11 7 (8.14%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 24 (27.91%) SQL
2 12 (13.95%) Java
3 10 (11.63%) PL/SQL
4 8 (9.30%) Shell Script
5 5 (5.81%) Bash Shell
6 4 (4.65%) C#
6 4 (4.65%) C++
7 3 (3.49%) Python
8 2 (2.33%) C
Qualifications
1 35 (40.70%) ISTQB
2 30 (34.88%) ISEB
3 7 (8.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 6 (6.98%) ISEB Practitioner
5 4 (4.65%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 3 (3.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (2.33%) Degree
8 1 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.16%) PhD
8 1 (1.16%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.16%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (38.37%) QA
2 6 (6.98%) SLA
3 3 (3.49%) ISO 8583
3 3 (3.49%) ISO20022
System Software
1 3 (3.49%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 17 (19.77%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (4.65%) Tivoli
3 2 (2.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (2.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 30 (34.88%) HP
2 21 (24.42%) SAP
3 12 (13.95%) Oracle
4 6 (6.98%) IBM
5 4 (4.65%) Atlassian
6 3 (3.49%) VMware
7 2 (2.33%) Rally
8 1 (1.16%) Apple
8 1 (1.16%) Microsoft
Bedfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge
360 Resourcing Solutions .
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Tui
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 27 days ago