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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Management
Rank 234 211 239
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +28
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 29 63 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.38% 0.76% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% 0.95% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 18 51 13
Average salary £51,500 £51,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +18.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £32,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,150 £75,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
6245 6632 6218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 81.78% 80.15% 78.40%
Number of salaries quoted 5163 5483 5283
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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 2 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 2 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 +12 13 £51,500 -
Essex -6 6 £70,500 +12.80% 2
Hertfordshire -8 4 £48,750 -15.21% 2
Suffolk -10 4 £22,500 -30.76% 2
Bedfordshire -3 2 - -
Test Management
England

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

For the 6 months to 2 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 36 (42.35%) QA
2 30 (35.29%) ISEB
3 29 (34.12%) Test Strategy
4 28 (32.94%) ISTQB
5 27 (31.76%) Regression Testing
5 27 (31.76%) Stakeholder Management
6 25 (29.41%) User Acceptance Testing
7 23 (27.06%) System Testing
8 22 (25.88%) Finance
9 21 (24.71%) Software Testing
10 20 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
10 20 (23.53%) Integration Testing
11 19 (22.35%) SDLC
12 18 (21.18%) Test Automation
12 18 (21.18%) HP Quality Center
13 16 (18.82%) HP
13 16 (18.82%) E-Commerce
14 13 (15.29%) Windows
14 13 (15.29%) Computer Science
15 12 (14.12%) Degree
16 11 (12.94%) SQL
16 11 (12.94%) Project Management
17 10 (11.76%) UNIX
17 10 (11.76%) Python
17 10 (11.76%) Retail
18 9 (10.59%) MS Excel
18 9 (10.59%) Linux
18 9 (10.59%) Test Planning
18 9 (10.59%) People Management
19 8 (9.41%) Functional Testing

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

For the 6 months to 2 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.35%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.18%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.18%) Drupal
Applications
1 9 (10.59%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.71%) MS Project
2 4 (4.71%) MS Office
3 1 (1.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.71%) SaaS
1 4 (4.71%) Basecamp
1 4 (4.71%) Dropbox
2 2 (2.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.35%) LAN
1 2 (2.35%) WAN
2 1 (1.18%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.35%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.35%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (7.06%) Selenium
2 5 (5.88%) Jenkins
3 4 (4.71%) Cucumber
3 4 (4.71%) HP UFT
3 4 (4.71%) Git (software)
4 3 (3.53%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (3.53%) VisiBroker
4 3 (3.53%) JIRA
4 3 (3.53%) TeamCity
4 3 (3.53%) Bugzilla
4 3 (3.53%) NUnit
4 3 (3.53%) TestDirector
4 3 (3.53%) SoapUI
4 3 (3.53%) SpecFlow
5 2 (2.35%) TestLink
5 2 (2.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.18%) JUnit
6 1 (1.18%) Subversion
6 1 (1.18%) TestNG
6 1 (1.18%) JBehave
General
1 22 (25.88%) Finance
2 10 (11.76%) Retail
3 1 (1.18%) Legal
Job Titles
1 42 (49.41%) Test Manager
2 19 (22.35%) Senior Manager
3 16 (18.82%) QA Manager
4 11 (12.94%) Senior QA Manager
5 8 (9.41%) Team Leader
5 8 (9.41%) Test Team Leader
5 8 (9.41%) Analyst
5 8 (9.41%) Tester
6 7 (8.24%) Test Analyst
6 7 (8.24%) Software Tester
6 7 (8.24%) Senior Test Manager
7 6 (7.06%) SAP Manager
7 6 (7.06%) SAP Test Manager
8 5 (5.88%) Automation Team Leader
9 4 (4.71%) Technical Project Coordinator
9 4 (4.71%) Project Coordinator
9 4 (4.71%) Test Engineer
9 4 (4.71%) Coordinator
10 3 (3.53%) Programme Manager
10 3 (3.53%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.06%) XML
2 5 (5.88%) .NET
3 3 (3.53%) SOAP
3 3 (3.53%) POSIX
4 1 (1.18%) XML Messaging
4 1 (1.18%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (1.18%) Flash
4 1 (1.18%) HTML
4 1 (1.18%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.29%) Computer Science
2 6 (7.06%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.71%) Mobile Payment
3 4 (4.71%) User Experience
3 4 (4.71%) Mathematics
4 3 (3.53%) NHS
4 3 (3.53%) PKI
5 2 (2.35%) Physics
5 2 (2.35%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.18%) FMCG
6 1 (1.18%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.18%) EMV
6 1 (1.18%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (15.29%) Windows
2 10 (11.76%) UNIX
3 9 (10.59%) Linux
4 2 (2.35%) AIX
4 2 (2.35%) HPUX
4 2 (2.35%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (34.12%) Test Strategy
2 27 (31.76%) Stakeholder Management
2 27 (31.76%) Regression Testing
3 25 (29.41%) User Acceptance Testing
4 23 (27.06%) System Testing
5 21 (24.71%) Software Testing
6 20 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (23.53%) Integration Testing
7 19 (22.35%) SDLC
8 18 (21.18%) Test Automation
9 16 (18.82%) E-Commerce
10 11 (12.94%) Project Management
11 9 (10.59%) People Management
11 9 (10.59%) Test Planning
12 8 (9.41%) Functional Testing
12 8 (9.41%) ITIL
12 8 (9.41%) Automated Testing
13 7 (8.24%) Resource Management
13 7 (8.24%) Mentoring
13 7 (8.24%) Agile Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (12.94%) SQL
2 10 (11.76%) Python
3 8 (9.41%) C#
3 8 (9.41%) C++
4 6 (7.06%) C
5 5 (5.88%) Java
5 5 (5.88%) Shell Script
6 4 (4.71%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.18%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 30 (35.29%) ISEB
2 28 (32.94%) ISTQB
3 12 (14.12%) Degree
4 3 (3.53%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.18%) PMP
5 1 (1.18%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.18%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (1.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.18%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (42.35%) QA
2 1 (1.18%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (8.24%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 18 (21.18%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (3.53%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (18.82%) HP
2 8 (9.41%) SAP
3 7 (8.24%) VMware
4 5 (5.88%) Microsoft
5 4 (4.71%) Google
5 4 (4.71%) Perforce
6 3 (3.53%) CheckPoint
7 2 (2.35%) Twitter
7 2 (2.35%) Atlassian
7 2 (2.35%) Oracle
7 2 (2.35%) Cisco
8 1 (1.18%) hybris
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum + bonus, pension etc.
Posted: 2 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
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Salary: £43,400 to £65,000 - Depending on skills and experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Rayleigh
Interquest - IQ Public Sector
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Fully flexible benefits scheme
Posted: 10 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk, East Anglia
AXA
Salary: £43,400 to £65,000 - Depending on skills and experience
Posted: 18 days ago