The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the East of England region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Management
Rank 205 232 242
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +10
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 58 28 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.72% 0.36% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.92% 0.47% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 49 14 17
Average salary £51,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.17% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,700 £40,000 £35,900
10% offered a salary of more than £80,500 £58,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6281 5973 6146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 78.41% 76.24% 74.16%
Number of salaries quoted 5193 5049 5240
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Test Management
England

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 11 July 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 11 July 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
Cambridgeshire - 16 £51,500 -
Bedfordshire +1 15 £47,500 -20.83% 2
Essex 0 9 £67,500 +55.17% 1
Norfolk +17 8 £105,000 +162.50%
Hertfordshire -27 5 £57,500 +35.29%
Suffolk - 5 £33,750 -
Test Management
England

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

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 (49.61%) QA
2 39 (30.23%) Test Strategy
3 35 (27.13%) Software Testing
4 33 (25.58%) SQL
5 32 (24.81%) Regression Testing
6 31 (24.03%) User Acceptance Testing
7 30 (23.26%) Agile Software Development
7 30 (23.26%) ISEB
8 29 (22.48%) SAP
8 29 (22.48%) ISTQB
9 28 (21.71%) Test Scripting
10 26 (20.16%) Finance
11 24 (18.60%) C++
12 23 (17.83%) Microsoft
12 23 (17.83%) Scrum
12 23 (17.83%) HP Quality Center
13 22 (17.05%) SQL Server
13 22 (17.05%) Windows
14 21 (16.28%) C#
15 20 (15.50%) QuickTest Pro
16 19 (14.73%) .NET
16 19 (14.73%) Agile Testing
16 19 (14.73%) Performance Testing
17 17 (13.18%) Integration Testing
17 17 (13.18%) Project Management
18 16 (12.40%) Stakeholder Management
18 16 (12.40%) Automated Testing
19 15 (11.63%) Degree
19 15 (11.63%) Test Automation
19 15 (11.63%) ITIL

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

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 6 (4.65%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.55%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (1.55%) Apache
Applications
1 12 (9.30%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.43%) MS Project
3 3 (2.33%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.78%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.78%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (6.20%) VisionPLUS
2 6 (4.65%) Temenos T24
2 6 (4.65%) Magento
2 6 (4.65%) Oracle CRM
3 3 (2.33%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.78%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.65%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.33%) LAN
1 3 (2.33%) SAN
2 2 (1.55%) 3G
2 2 (1.55%) LTE
3 1 (0.78%) Internet
3 1 (0.78%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (17.05%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.78%) OLAP
2 1 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.78%) Star Schema
2 1 (0.78%) SAP BW
2 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.78%) PerformancePoint
2 1 (0.78%) SAP HANA
2 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (0.78%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 20 (15.50%) QuickTest Pro
2 11 (8.53%) Selenium
3 8 (6.20%) JIRA
4 7 (5.43%) Visual Studio
5 6 (4.65%) Bugzilla
6 3 (2.33%) FogBugz
6 3 (2.33%) LoadUI
7 2 (1.55%) CruiseControl
7 2 (1.55%) Subversion
7 2 (1.55%) Maven
7 2 (1.55%) Ant
7 2 (1.55%) JMeter
7 2 (1.55%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (1.55%) Hudson
7 2 (1.55%) SoapUI
7 2 (1.55%) Redmine
7 2 (1.55%) CMake
7 2 (1.55%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.78%) LabVIEW
8 1 (0.78%) QALoad
General
1 26 (20.16%) Finance
2 13 (10.08%) Marketing
3 8 (6.20%) Retail
4 4 (3.10%) Banking
5 2 (1.55%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.55%) Legal
6 1 (0.78%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 44 (34.11%) Test Manager
2 25 (19.38%) Analyst
3 17 (13.18%) Test Analyst
4 14 (10.85%) Tester
4 14 (10.85%) Senior Manager
5 13 (10.08%) QA Manager
6 12 (9.30%) Test Leader
7 9 (6.98%) Software Tester
8 8 (6.20%) Project Manager
8 8 (6.20%) QA Analyst
9 7 (5.43%) Senior Test Manager
10 6 (4.65%) SAP Manager
10 6 (4.65%) SAP Test Manager
11 5 (3.88%) Test Project Leader
11 5 (3.88%) QA Leader
11 5 (3.88%) Head of Testing
11 5 (3.88%) Project Leader
11 5 (3.88%) Senior Project Manager
11 5 (3.88%) IT Project Manager
12 4 (3.10%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (14.73%) .NET
2 7 (5.43%) ASP.NET
3 6 (4.65%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (3.88%) XML
5 4 (3.10%) Web Services
6 3 (2.33%) Middleware
7 2 (1.55%) Ruby on Rails
7 2 (1.55%) SOAP
8 1 (0.78%) HTML
8 1 (0.78%) MDX
8 1 (0.78%) CSS
8 1 (0.78%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.20%) Client/Server
1 8 (6.20%) FMCG
2 7 (5.43%) Mobile App
2 7 (5.43%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.33%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.33%) EPoS
4 1 (0.78%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 22 (17.05%) Windows
2 6 (4.65%) Apple iOS
3 4 (3.10%) Windows 7
3 4 (3.10%) Windows XP
4 3 (2.33%) Linux
5 2 (1.55%) Debian
5 2 (1.55%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (30.23%) Test Strategy
2 35 (27.13%) Software Testing
3 32 (24.81%) Regression Testing
4 31 (24.03%) User Acceptance Testing
5 30 (23.26%) Agile Software Development
6 28 (21.71%) Test Scripting
7 23 (17.83%) Scrum
8 19 (14.73%) Performance Testing
8 19 (14.73%) Agile Testing
9 17 (13.18%) Integration Testing
9 17 (13.18%) Project Management
10 16 (12.40%) Stakeholder Management
10 16 (12.40%) Automated Testing
11 15 (11.63%) ITIL
11 15 (11.63%) Test Automation
12 13 (10.08%) Unit Testing
13 12 (9.30%) Continuous Integration
14 11 (8.53%) Release Management
14 11 (8.53%) Waterfall
14 11 (8.53%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (25.58%) SQL
2 24 (18.60%) C++
3 21 (16.28%) C#
4 11 (8.53%) Java
5 8 (6.20%) PHP
6 7 (5.43%) C
7 5 (3.88%) PL/SQL
8 3 (2.33%) Python
9 2 (1.55%) Perl
9 2 (1.55%) Ruby
10 1 (0.78%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.78%) VBScript
10 1 (0.78%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 30 (23.26%) ISEB
2 29 (22.48%) ISTQB
3 15 (11.63%) Degree
4 4 (3.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (3.10%) PMP
4 4 (3.10%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (49.61%) QA
2 2 (1.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (2.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 23 (17.83%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 29 (22.48%) SAP
2 23 (17.83%) Microsoft
3 13 (10.08%) HP
4 6 (4.65%) Temenos
4 6 (4.65%) JD Edwards
4 6 (4.65%) Oracle
5 3 (2.33%) Google
5 3 (2.33%) Citrix
6 2 (1.55%) MKS
6 2 (1.55%) Perforce
7 1 (0.78%) Cognizant
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