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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Management
Rank 212 212 257
Rank change year-on-year
0 +45
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 47 34 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.60% 0.48% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.77% 0.62% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 36 27 12
Average salary £50,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.82% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £29,000 £29,150
10% offered a salary of more than £103,750 £51,000 £37,400
UK excluding London average salary £42,275 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-0.52% -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 of England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6100 5501 6707
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 78.39% 76.88% 74.95%
Number of salaries quoted 4923 4632 5659
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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 £66,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 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
(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
Essex +13 14 £52,500 +23.52% 3
Cambridgeshire -8 11 £51,000 +5.15%
Bedfordshire +6 8 £37,500 -37.50% 1
Norfolk +12 7 £105,000 +156.09%
Hertfordshire -23 5 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Suffolk - 2 £39,500 - 1
Test Management
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 69 (57.50%) QA
2 36 (30.00%) Test Strategy
3 34 (28.33%) ISEB
4 30 (25.00%) Regression Testing
4 30 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 29 (24.17%) Finance
6 28 (23.33%) ISTQB
7 26 (21.67%) SAP
8 25 (20.83%) SQL
9 24 (20.00%) Test Scripting
10 23 (19.17%) HP Quality Center
11 22 (18.33%) Software Testing
12 21 (17.50%) Scrum
13 20 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
14 19 (15.83%) Stakeholder Management
14 19 (15.83%) C++
14 19 (15.83%) Agile Testing
15 18 (15.00%) Project Management
16 17 (14.17%) Microsoft
16 17 (14.17%) C#
16 17 (14.17%) Windows
17 16 (13.33%) ITIL
17 16 (13.33%) Integration Testing
18 15 (12.50%) SQL Server
19 13 (10.83%) QuickTest Pro
19 13 (10.83%) Unit Testing
20 12 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
21 11 (9.17%) Validation
21 11 (9.17%) .NET
21 11 (9.17%) Test Automation

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 4 (3.33%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.67%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (1.67%) Apache
Applications
1 8 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.33%) MS Project
3 3 (2.50%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.83%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (6.67%) VisionPLUS
2 6 (5.00%) Temenos T24
3 4 (3.33%) Magento
3 4 (3.33%) Oracle CRM
4 2 (1.67%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.83%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.50%) Internet
1 3 (2.50%) Wi-Fi
1 3 (2.50%) Wireless
2 2 (1.67%) LTE
2 2 (1.67%) 3G
2 2 (1.67%) LAN
2 2 (1.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.83%) SAP BW
2 1 (0.83%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 13 (10.83%) QuickTest Pro
2 8 (6.67%) Selenium
3 7 (5.83%) JIRA
4 6 (5.00%) Visual Studio
4 6 (5.00%) Bugzilla
5 3 (2.50%) LoadUI
5 3 (2.50%) JMeter
6 2 (1.67%) CruiseControl
6 2 (1.67%) Subversion
6 2 (1.67%) Maven
6 2 (1.67%) Ant
6 2 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.67%) Hudson
6 2 (1.67%) SoapUI
6 2 (1.67%) Redmine
6 2 (1.67%) CMake
6 2 (1.67%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.67%) FogBugz
7 1 (0.83%) LoadRunner
7 1 (0.83%) Zephyr
General
1 29 (24.17%) Finance
2 10 (8.33%) Marketing
3 7 (5.83%) Telecoms
4 6 (5.00%) Banking
4 6 (5.00%) Retail
5 2 (1.67%) Legal
6 1 (0.83%) Publishing
6 1 (0.83%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 51 (42.50%) Test Manager
2 16 (13.33%) Analyst
3 13 (10.83%) QA Manager
4 12 (10.00%) Senior Manager
5 11 (9.17%) Test Analyst
6 10 (8.33%) SAP Manager
6 10 (8.33%) SAP Test Manager
7 9 (7.50%) Tester
8 8 (6.67%) Test Leader
9 7 (5.83%) Senior Test Manager
10 6 (5.00%) QA Analyst
10 6 (5.00%) Project Manager
10 6 (5.00%) Project Leader
10 6 (5.00%) Designer
10 6 (5.00%) Test Project Leader
11 5 (4.17%) Head of Testing
11 5 (4.17%) Programme Manager
11 5 (4.17%) Lead Designer
12 4 (3.33%) IT Project Manager
12 4 (3.33%) Programme Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (9.17%) .NET
2 6 (5.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (2.50%) Middleware
3 3 (2.50%) Web Services
4 2 (1.67%) SOAP
4 2 (1.67%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (0.83%) HTML
5 1 (0.83%) XML
5 1 (0.83%) CSS
5 1 (0.83%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.83%) Mobile App
2 6 (5.00%) FMCG
2 6 (5.00%) Management Information System
3 5 (4.17%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.67%) EPoS
4 2 (1.67%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.83%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 17 (14.17%) Windows
2 4 (3.33%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.67%) Linux
3 2 (1.67%) Windows XP
3 2 (1.67%) Debian
3 2 (1.67%) Ubuntu
3 2 (1.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (30.00%) Test Strategy
2 30 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 30 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 24 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 22 (18.33%) Software Testing
5 21 (17.50%) Scrum
6 20 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (15.83%) Stakeholder Management
7 19 (15.83%) Agile Testing
8 18 (15.00%) Project Management
9 16 (13.33%) ITIL
9 16 (13.33%) Integration Testing
10 13 (10.83%) Unit Testing
11 12 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
12 11 (9.17%) Test Automation
12 11 (9.17%) Performance Testing
12 11 (9.17%) Validation
12 11 (9.17%) Release Management
13 10 (8.33%) Risk Management
13 10 (8.33%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 25 (20.83%) SQL
2 19 (15.83%) C++
3 17 (14.17%) C#
4 9 (7.50%) Java
5 6 (5.00%) PHP
6 5 (4.17%) PL/SQL
6 5 (4.17%) C
7 2 (1.67%) Python
7 2 (1.67%) Ruby
7 2 (1.67%) Perl
8 1 (0.83%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 34 (28.33%) ISEB
2 28 (23.33%) ISTQB
3 11 (9.17%) Degree
4 9 (7.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (3.33%) PMP
5 4 (3.33%) PMI Certification
6 2 (1.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (57.50%) QA
2 2 (1.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.83%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (1.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 23 (19.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 26 (21.67%) SAP
2 17 (14.17%) Microsoft
3 10 (8.33%) HP
4 6 (5.00%) Temenos
5 4 (3.33%) JD Edwards
5 4 (3.33%) Oracle
6 2 (1.67%) MKS
6 2 (1.67%) Perforce
6 2 (1.67%) Citrix
7 1 (0.83%) Cognizant
7 1 (0.83%) Google
Essex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Basildon, Essex
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, pension, medical, flex bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Basildon, Essex
The People Network
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Pension, bonus, medical, flex bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedfordshire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Ipswich
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £27000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Arqiva
Salary: bonus & corporate benefits
Posted: 18 days ago