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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Management
Rank 218 208 260
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +52
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 48 34 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.63% 0.48% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.79% 0.61% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 39 27 16
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £55,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -5.26%
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
6038 5572 6853
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 79.61% 78.06% 75.72%
Number of salaries quoted 4813 4725 5808
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 £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
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 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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +16 19 £52,500 +31.25% 2
Cambridgeshire -5 10 £51,000 +5.15%
Hertfordshire -9 9 £40,000 -5.88% 3
Suffolk - 6 £39,000 - 1
Bedfordshire -13 4 £42,000 -30.00%
Test Management
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 64 (52.46%) QA
2 48 (39.34%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (28.69%) ISEB
4 33 (27.05%) Finance
5 32 (26.23%) Test Strategy
6 30 (24.59%) Test Scripting
6 30 (24.59%) SQL
7 27 (22.13%) ISTQB
8 25 (20.49%) User Acceptance Testing
9 24 (19.67%) Agile Testing
9 24 (19.67%) HP Quality Center
9 24 (19.67%) Regression Testing
10 22 (18.03%) SAP
11 20 (16.39%) Scrum
11 20 (16.39%) Software Testing
12 19 (15.57%) Stakeholder Management
12 19 (15.57%) C++
13 18 (14.75%) Microsoft
14 16 (13.11%) Project Management
14 16 (13.11%) C#
14 16 (13.11%) Windows
15 15 (12.30%) ITIL
16 14 (11.48%) Test Planning
17 13 (10.66%) Integration Testing
18 12 (9.84%) SQL Server
18 12 (9.84%) Continuous Integration
19 11 (9.02%) Performance Testing
19 11 (9.02%) .NET
20 10 (8.20%) Telecoms
20 10 (8.20%) PRINCE2

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (3.28%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.64%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (1.64%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (5.74%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.46%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (1.64%) MS Project
4 1 (0.82%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (6.56%) VisionPLUS
2 6 (4.92%) Temenos T24
3 4 (3.28%) Magento
3 4 (3.28%) Oracle CRM
4 2 (1.64%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.82%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.92%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.10%) Internet
1 5 (4.10%) Wi-Fi
1 5 (4.10%) Wireless
2 2 (1.64%) LTE
2 2 (1.64%) 3G
2 2 (1.64%) LAN
2 2 (1.64%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (9.84%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.82%) SAP BW
2 1 (0.82%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 10 (8.20%) QuickTest Pro
2 8 (6.56%) JIRA
2 8 (6.56%) Selenium
3 6 (4.92%) Visual Studio
4 5 (4.10%) JMeter
4 5 (4.10%) Bugzilla
4 5 (4.10%) LoadUI
5 4 (3.28%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (3.28%) SoapUI
6 2 (1.64%) Redmine
6 2 (1.64%) CMake
6 2 (1.64%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.64%) Hudson
6 2 (1.64%) CruiseControl
6 2 (1.64%) Subversion
6 2 (1.64%) Maven
6 2 (1.64%) Ant
7 1 (0.82%) LoadRunner
7 1 (0.82%) QALoad
7 1 (0.82%) FogBugz
General
1 33 (27.05%) Finance
2 10 (8.20%) Telecoms
2 10 (8.20%) Marketing
3 9 (7.38%) Banking
4 4 (3.28%) Retail
5 1 (0.82%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.82%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 54 (44.26%) Test Manager
2 16 (13.11%) Analyst
3 13 (10.66%) QA Manager
4 11 (9.02%) Senior Manager
5 10 (8.20%) Test Analyst
5 10 (8.20%) Tester
5 10 (8.20%) Designer
6 9 (7.38%) SAP Manager
6 9 (7.38%) SAP Test Manager
6 9 (7.38%) Lead Designer
7 8 (6.56%) Senior Test Manager
8 7 (5.74%) QA Analyst
8 7 (5.74%) Test Consultant
8 7 (5.74%) Consultant
9 6 (4.92%) Project Leader
9 6 (4.92%) Test Project Leader
10 5 (4.10%) Test Leader
10 5 (4.10%) Head of Testing
10 5 (4.10%) Programme Manager
11 4 (3.28%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (9.02%) .NET
2 6 (4.92%) ASP.NET
2 6 (4.92%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (3.28%) SOAP
4 3 (2.46%) Middleware
5 2 (1.64%) Ruby on Rails
5 2 (1.64%) Web Services
6 1 (0.82%) XML
6 1 (0.82%) CSS
6 1 (0.82%) J2EE
6 1 (0.82%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.74%) Mobile App
2 5 (4.10%) User Experience
3 4 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.28%) FMCG
3 4 (3.28%) Client/Server
3 4 (3.28%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.64%) EPoS
5 1 (0.82%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.82%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 16 (13.11%) Windows
2 4 (3.28%) Apple iOS
3 3 (2.46%) Linux
4 2 (1.64%) Windows XP
4 2 (1.64%) Debian
4 2 (1.64%) Ubuntu
4 2 (1.64%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (39.34%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (26.23%) Test Strategy
3 30 (24.59%) Test Scripting
4 25 (20.49%) User Acceptance Testing
5 24 (19.67%) Agile Testing
5 24 (19.67%) Regression Testing
6 20 (16.39%) Scrum
6 20 (16.39%) Software Testing
7 19 (15.57%) Stakeholder Management
8 16 (13.11%) Project Management
9 15 (12.30%) ITIL
10 14 (11.48%) Test Planning
11 13 (10.66%) Integration Testing
12 12 (9.84%) Continuous Integration
13 11 (9.02%) Performance Testing
14 10 (8.20%) Functional Testing
14 10 (8.20%) Continuous Improvement
14 10 (8.20%) PRINCE2
14 10 (8.20%) Release Management
15 9 (7.38%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 30 (24.59%) SQL
2 19 (15.57%) C++
3 16 (13.11%) C#
4 10 (8.20%) PL/SQL
5 9 (7.38%) Java
6 6 (4.92%) C
6 6 (4.92%) PHP
7 3 (2.46%) Perl
8 2 (1.64%) Python
8 2 (1.64%) Ruby
9 1 (0.82%) VBA
9 1 (0.82%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 35 (28.69%) ISEB
2 27 (22.13%) ISTQB
3 10 (8.20%) Degree
4 8 (6.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (3.28%) PMP
5 4 (3.28%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (52.46%) QA
2 2 (1.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.82%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (1.64%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 24 (19.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 22 (18.03%) SAP
2 18 (14.75%) Microsoft
3 10 (8.20%) HP
4 6 (4.92%) Temenos
5 4 (3.28%) JD Edwards
5 4 (3.28%) Oracle
6 2 (1.64%) MKS
6 2 (1.64%) Perforce
6 2 (1.64%) Citrix
Essex
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
PayPoint
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Welwyn Garden City
PayPoint
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Computer People
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Life
Posted: 5 days ago
Ipswich
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Brentwood
The People Network
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Medical, etc
Posted: 20 days ago