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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Management
Rank 228 221 231
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +10
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 37 49 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.49% 0.61% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.60% 0.76% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 26 40 16
Average salary £51,250 £51,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.49% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £34,900 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,250 £102,750 £53,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
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
6139 6406 6004
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 81.76% 80.33% 78.38%
Number of salaries quoted 5092 5261 5037
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +16 17 £51,500 +0.98% 2
Essex -2 6 £72,750 +7.77% 2
Suffolk -6 6 £30,500 -12.85% 1
Hertfordshire -11 6 £40,000 -31.91% 2
Bedfordshire -14 2 - - 1
Test Management
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 30 (37.50%) Regression Testing
2 29 (36.25%) QA
2 29 (36.25%) ISEB
3 27 (33.75%) ISTQB
3 27 (33.75%) Stakeholder Management
4 26 (32.50%) Integration Testing
5 25 (31.25%) System Testing
6 24 (30.00%) HP Quality Center
6 24 (30.00%) Test Strategy
7 22 (27.50%) HP
8 21 (26.25%) User Acceptance Testing
9 19 (23.75%) SDLC
10 16 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
11 15 (18.75%) Finance
11 15 (18.75%) Software Testing
11 15 (18.75%) E-Commerce
12 14 (17.50%) SAP
13 13 (16.25%) Project Management
13 13 (16.25%) Windows
13 13 (16.25%) Computer Science
13 13 (16.25%) Test Automation
14 11 (13.75%) UNIX
15 10 (12.50%) Linux
15 10 (12.50%) Degree
15 10 (12.50%) Functional Testing
15 10 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
16 9 (11.25%) Python
16 9 (11.25%) MS Excel
16 9 (11.25%) SQL
17 8 (10.00%) ITIL

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

Applications
1 9 (11.25%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.00%) MS Project
3 2 (2.50%) MS Office
4 1 (1.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.50%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.00%) SaaS
1 4 (5.00%) Basecamp
1 4 (5.00%) Dropbox
2 1 (1.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.50%) LAN
1 2 (2.50%) WAN
2 1 (1.25%) 3G
2 1 (1.25%) 2G
2 1 (1.25%) 2.5G
2 1 (1.25%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.75%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.50%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (7.50%) Jenkins
2 5 (6.25%) Selenium
3 4 (5.00%) Git (software)
4 3 (3.75%) VisiBroker
4 3 (3.75%) SoapUI
4 3 (3.75%) HP UFT
5 2 (2.50%) LabVIEW
5 2 (2.50%) Bugzilla
5 2 (2.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (2.50%) Toad
5 2 (2.50%) TestLink
5 2 (2.50%) JIRA
6 1 (1.25%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.25%) TestComplete
6 1 (1.25%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.25%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.25%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.25%) TestDirector
6 1 (1.25%) NUnit
General
1 15 (18.75%) Finance
2 5 (6.25%) Retail
3 2 (2.50%) Legal
4 1 (1.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 40 (50.00%) Test Manager
2 15 (18.75%) Senior Manager
3 14 (17.50%) QA Manager
4 8 (10.00%) Analyst
4 8 (10.00%) Test Analyst
5 7 (8.75%) Senior Test Manager
6 6 (7.50%) Senior QA Manager
6 6 (7.50%) Tester
6 6 (7.50%) SAP Test Manager
6 6 (7.50%) SAP Manager
7 5 (6.25%) Software Tester
8 4 (5.00%) Project Coordinator
8 4 (5.00%) Test Engineer
8 4 (5.00%) Team Leader
8 4 (5.00%) Coordinator
8 4 (5.00%) Test Team Leader
8 4 (5.00%) Technical Project Coordinator
8 4 (5.00%) QA Test Manager
8 4 (5.00%) DevOps Engineer
8 4 (5.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.25%) XML
2 4 (5.00%) POSIX
3 3 (3.75%) .NET
3 3 (3.75%) SOAP
4 1 (1.25%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.25%) WPF
4 1 (1.25%) Silverlight
4 1 (1.25%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.25%) Computer Science
2 4 (5.00%) Mathematics
2 4 (5.00%) Mobile Payment
2 4 (5.00%) User Experience
2 4 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.75%) NHS
3 3 (3.75%) PKI
4 2 (2.50%) Physics
4 2 (2.50%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.50%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.25%) FMCG
5 1 (1.25%) Social Media
5 1 (1.25%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.25%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.25%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 13 (16.25%) Windows
2 11 (13.75%) UNIX
3 10 (12.50%) Linux
4 2 (2.50%) AIX
4 2 (2.50%) HPUX
4 2 (2.50%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (37.50%) Regression Testing
2 27 (33.75%) Stakeholder Management
3 26 (32.50%) Integration Testing
4 25 (31.25%) System Testing
5 24 (30.00%) Test Strategy
6 21 (26.25%) User Acceptance Testing
7 19 (23.75%) SDLC
8 16 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (18.75%) Software Testing
9 15 (18.75%) E-Commerce
10 13 (16.25%) Project Management
10 13 (16.25%) Test Automation
11 10 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
11 10 (12.50%) Functional Testing
12 8 (10.00%) ITIL
13 7 (8.75%) Configuration Management
13 7 (8.75%) Business Analysis
14 6 (7.50%) People Management
15 5 (6.25%) Mentoring
15 5 (6.25%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 9 (11.25%) SQL
1 9 (11.25%) Python
2 7 (8.75%) C++
3 6 (7.50%) C#
4 5 (6.25%) C
4 5 (6.25%) Java
4 5 (6.25%) Shell Script
4 5 (6.25%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 29 (36.25%) ISEB
2 27 (33.75%) ISTQB
3 10 (12.50%) Degree
4 4 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (2.50%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (1.25%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.25%) PMP
6 1 (1.25%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (36.25%) QA
System Software
1 8 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 24 (30.00%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (5.00%) Puppet
3 1 (1.25%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.25%) Ansible
3 1 (1.25%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 22 (27.50%) HP
2 14 (17.50%) SAP
3 8 (10.00%) VMware
4 6 (7.50%) Microsoft
5 4 (5.00%) Google
5 4 (5.00%) Atlassian
5 4 (5.00%) Perforce
6 2 (2.50%) Oracle
6 2 (2.50%) Cisco
7 1 (1.25%) CheckPoint
Basildon, Essex
Cognizant
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Experis Ltd
Salary: £54000.00 - £64000.00 per annum + bonus, healthcare, pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
IHS
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: flexible benefits scheme
Posted: 15 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + 10% Bonus, Pension, Bens.
Posted: 21 days ago
Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 22 days ago