The table below looks at the statistics for Test Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Management over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Management
Rank 376 438 412
Rank change year-on-year
+62 -26
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 691 525 620
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.66% 0.51% 0.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.80% 0.63% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 547 399 504
Average salary £46,250 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,050 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Test Management
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
86698 83726 86947
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.30% 81.77% 79.71%
Number of salaries quoted 71999 67940 74673
Average salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.10% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Test Management
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Management across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Management Jobs Demand Trend in England

Test Management
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Test Management across the England region.

Test Management Salary Trend in England

Test Management
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Management across the England region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

Test Management Salary Histogram in England

Test Management
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 18 December 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
London +18 210 £58,250 -4.50% 20
South East +90 199 £42,500 - 10
North West +16 80 £45,500 +8.33% 6
South West +25 55 £55,000 +70.54% 5
Yorkshire -42 54 £37,500 +10.29% 7
East of England -13 46 £40,000 -17.52% 9
West Midlands +11 21 £32,500 -27.77% 1
East Midlands +12 14 £37,500 -40.00% 1
North East - 4 £52,500 - 2
Test Management
UK

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the 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.

1 587 (41.25%) Finance
2 564 (39.63%) Agile Software Development
3 556 (39.07%) ISEB
4 441 (30.99%) Software Testing
5 431 (30.29%) ISTQB
6 395 (27.76%) QA
7 393 (27.62%) HP Quality Center
8 384 (26.99%) Test Strategy
9 383 (26.91%) SQL
10 369 (25.93%) HP
11 314 (22.07%) Selenium
12 313 (22.00%) QuickTest Pro
13 302 (21.22%) Test Automation
14 288 (20.24%) User Acceptance Testing
15 251 (17.64%) Test Scripting
16 225 (15.81%) Test Planning
17 207 (14.55%) Regression Testing
18 206 (14.48%) Stakeholder Management
19 201 (14.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
20 198 (13.91%) Microsoft
21 173 (12.16%) Automated Testing
22 163 (11.45%) JIRA
23 160 (11.24%) Waterfall
24 159 (11.17%) Oracle
25 157 (11.03%) Banking
26 154 (10.82%) Team Foundation Server
27 146 (10.26%) Windows
27 146 (10.26%) Project Management
28 142 (9.98%) Analytical Skills
29 140 (9.84%) Degree

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the 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 51 (3.58%) SharePoint
2 12 (0.84%) SharePoint 2013
3 10 (0.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 10 (0.70%) IIS
4 9 (0.63%) WebSphere
4 9 (0.63%) SharePoint 2010
5 8 (0.56%) WebSphere Application Server
5 8 (0.56%) Tomcat
6 7 (0.49%) CMS
7 6 (0.42%) Oracle Workflow
8 5 (0.35%) MS Project Server
8 5 (0.35%) WebLogic
8 5 (0.35%) Lotus Domino
9 4 (0.28%) Confluence
9 4 (0.28%) WebSphere Process Server
10 2 (0.14%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.14%) GlassFish
10 2 (0.14%) Apache
10 2 (0.14%) Lync
11 1 (0.070%) MQSeries
Applications
1 101 (7.10%) MS Excel
2 31 (2.18%) MS Office
3 21 (1.48%) MS Project
4 11 (0.77%) MS Visio
5 7 (0.49%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.14%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 24 (1.69%) Oracle EBS
2 19 (1.34%) Dynamics CRM
3 18 (1.26%) Oracle Retail
4 13 (0.91%) Oracle Financials
5 11 (0.77%) Oracle EBS R12
6 7 (0.49%) Oracle General Ledger
6 7 (0.49%) Oracle Payables
6 7 (0.49%) Oracle Receivables
6 7 (0.49%) Oracle Cash Management
6 7 (0.49%) Oracle Assets
7 3 (0.21%) SAP WM
7 3 (0.21%) JDE OneWorld
8 2 (0.14%) SAP PP
8 2 (0.14%) Oracle ERP
8 2 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
8 2 (0.14%) Markit EDM
9 1 (0.070%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.070%) Temenos T24
9 1 (0.070%) Magento
9 1 (0.070%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 28 (1.97%) SaaS
2 4 (0.28%) GitHub
3 3 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.070%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (1.19%) Internet
2 16 (1.12%) WAN
3 15 (1.05%) LAN
4 12 (0.84%) TCP/IP
4 12 (0.84%) MVNO
5 9 (0.63%) HTTP
6 5 (0.35%) DNS
6 5 (0.35%) Firewall
6 5 (0.35%) Wi-Fi
6 5 (0.35%) Wireless
7 4 (0.28%) SSL
8 3 (0.21%) SAN
8 3 (0.21%) FTP
8 3 (0.21%) VoIP
8 3 (0.21%) ISDN
8 3 (0.21%) Network Security
9 2 (0.14%) Unified Communications
10 1 (0.070%) IPsec
10 1 (0.070%) VLAN
10 1 (0.070%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 115 (8.08%) SQL Server
2 57 (4.01%) Relational Database
3 40 (2.81%) DB2
4 38 (2.67%) RDBMS
5 37 (2.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 36 (2.53%) DataStage
6 36 (2.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 36 (2.53%) Data Warehouse
6 36 (2.53%) Oracle Exadata
7 35 (2.46%) Oracle ODI
7 35 (2.46%) SQLPlus
8 34 (2.39%) Oracle Database
9 22 (1.55%) Oracle Reports
10 18 (1.26%) MySQL
11 7 (0.49%) SQL Server 2008
12 6 (0.42%) Data Mining
13 5 (0.35%) Oracle Database 10g
14 4 (0.28%) MS Access
14 4 (0.28%) SQL Server 2005
15 3 (0.21%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 314 (22.07%) Selenium
2 313 (22.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 163 (11.45%) JIRA
4 154 (10.82%) Team Foundation Server
5 105 (7.38%) WebDriver
6 88 (6.18%) JMeter
7 87 (6.11%) Cucumber
8 80 (5.62%) LoadRunner
9 59 (4.15%) JUnit
10 54 (3.79%) TestNG
11 53 (3.72%) Toad
12 51 (3.58%) Visual Studio
12 51 (3.58%) SpecFlow
13 44 (3.09%) SoapUI
14 40 (2.81%) FitNesse
15 26 (1.83%) TestDirector
16 24 (1.69%) SilkPerformer
17 19 (1.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 18 (1.26%) Git (software)
18 18 (1.26%) eggPlant
General
1 587 (41.25%) Finance
2 157 (11.03%) Banking
3 123 (8.64%) Retail
4 109 (7.66%) Telecoms
5 31 (2.18%) Advertising
6 24 (1.69%) Billing
7 23 (1.62%) Marketing
8 22 (1.55%) Aerospace
9 21 (1.48%) Investment Banking
10 15 (1.05%) Games
11 13 (0.91%) Manufacturing
12 8 (0.56%) Retail Banking
12 8 (0.56%) Publishing
12 8 (0.56%) Legal
13 5 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
13 5 (0.35%) Spanish Language
14 4 (0.28%) German Language
14 4 (0.28%) Financial Institution
14 4 (0.28%) Local Government
15 3 (0.21%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 548 (38.51%) Test Manager
2 339 (23.82%) Analyst
3 314 (22.07%) Test Analyst
4 141 (9.91%) Tester
5 106 (7.45%) Team Leader
6 101 (7.10%) Test Leader
7 99 (6.96%) Test Team Leader
8 87 (6.11%) Consultant
9 68 (4.78%) Test Engineer
10 66 (4.64%) Test Consultant
11 60 (4.22%) Senior Analyst
12 57 (4.01%) Senior Test Analyst
13 50 (3.51%) Programme Manager
14 47 (3.30%) Software Tester
15 46 (3.23%) Programme Test Manager
16 39 (2.74%) QA Manager
17 37 (2.60%) Senior Tester
17 37 (2.60%) QA Analyst
17 37 (2.60%) Agile Test Analyst
18 36 (2.53%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (6.82%) Web Services
2 86 (6.04%) SOAP
3 81 (5.69%) XML
4 66 (4.64%) .NET
5 47 (3.30%) WSDL
6 43 (3.02%) XSD
7 34 (2.39%) HTML
8 18 (1.26%) J2EE
9 17 (1.19%) CSS
10 15 (1.05%) Oracle Fusion
10 15 (1.05%) Gherkin
11 14 (0.98%) ASP.NET
12 9 (0.63%) JMS
12 9 (0.63%) XML Messaging
13 8 (0.56%) Middleware
14 5 (0.35%) .NET Framework
14 5 (0.35%) ASP.NET MVC
14 5 (0.35%) REST
14 5 (0.35%) jQuery
15 4 (0.28%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 142 (9.98%) Analytical Skills
2 56 (3.94%) Management Information System
3 53 (3.72%) Client/Server
4 51 (3.58%) Open Source
5 44 (3.09%) Statistics
6 42 (2.95%) N-Tier
7 37 (2.60%) Mainframe
8 26 (1.83%) Mathematics
8 26 (1.83%) Mobile App
9 24 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
10 21 (1.48%) Life Science
11 18 (1.26%) Derivative
12 17 (1.19%) Visualisation
13 16 (1.12%) Computer Science
14 13 (0.91%) User Experience
15 9 (0.63%) FMCG
15 9 (0.63%) Digital Media
16 7 (0.49%) Replication
17 6 (0.42%) Interest Rate Derivative
17 6 (0.42%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 146 (10.26%) Windows
2 114 (8.01%) UNIX
3 99 (6.96%) Linux
4 46 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
5 32 (2.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 30 (2.11%) Solaris
7 27 (1.90%) Windows 7
8 22 (1.55%) Windows XP
9 16 (1.12%) Mac OS X
10 10 (0.70%) Debian
10 10 (0.70%) Ubuntu
10 10 (0.70%) CentOS
11 7 (0.49%) Android
12 6 (0.42%) Apple iOS
13 4 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
13 4 (0.28%) AIX
14 3 (0.21%) HPUX
14 3 (0.21%) Windows 8
15 2 (0.14%) Windows Phone 8
15 2 (0.14%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 564 (39.63%) Agile Software Development
2 441 (30.99%) Software Testing
3 384 (26.99%) Test Strategy
4 302 (21.22%) Test Automation
5 288 (20.24%) User Acceptance Testing
6 251 (17.64%) Test Scripting
7 225 (15.81%) Test Planning
8 207 (14.55%) Regression Testing
9 206 (14.48%) Stakeholder Management
10 173 (12.16%) Automated Testing
11 160 (11.24%) Waterfall
12 146 (10.26%) Project Management
13 140 (9.84%) Mentoring
14 134 (9.42%) Performance Testing
15 124 (8.71%) Manual Testing
16 119 (8.36%) Scrum
17 110 (7.73%) Integration Testing
18 109 (7.66%) PRINCE2
19 104 (7.31%) Validation
20 102 (7.17%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 383 (26.91%) SQL
2 107 (7.52%) C#
3 102 (7.17%) Java
4 72 (5.06%) PL/SQL
5 55 (3.87%) Python
6 42 (2.95%) C++
7 35 (2.46%) Shell Script
8 25 (1.76%) C
8 25 (1.76%) VBScript
9 23 (1.62%) JavaScript
10 22 (1.55%) PHP
10 22 (1.55%) VB
11 16 (1.12%) Ruby
12 15 (1.05%) R
13 14 (0.98%) PowerShell
14 12 (0.84%) VBA
14 12 (0.84%) Perl
15 7 (0.49%) T-SQL
16 5 (0.35%) Korn
16 5 (0.35%) XPath
Qualifications
1 556 (39.07%) ISEB
2 431 (30.29%) ISTQB
3 201 (14.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 140 (9.84%) Degree
5 114 (8.01%) Security Cleared
6 66 (4.64%) SC Cleared
7 58 (4.08%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 43 (3.02%) ISEB Practitioner
9 20 (1.41%) DV Cleared
10 12 (0.84%) PMI Certification
10 12 (0.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 10 (0.70%) CEH
11 10 (0.70%) OSCP
11 10 (0.70%) OSCE
12 9 (0.63%) PMP
13 7 (0.49%) Brainbench
14 4 (0.28%) CISM
14 4 (0.28%) CISSP
15 3 (0.21%) Cisco Certification
16 2 (0.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 395 (27.76%) QA
2 30 (2.11%) SLA
3 17 (1.19%) PCI DSS
4 12 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.21%) COBIT
5 3 (0.21%) Solvency II
6 2 (0.14%) HL7
6 2 (0.14%) DICOM
6 2 (0.14%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.070%) TickIT
System Software
1 32 (2.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (1.48%) VMware ESX
3 18 (1.26%) Active Directory
4 11 (0.77%) VMware Workstation
5 8 (0.56%) vSphere
6 4 (0.28%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (0.28%) Terminal Server
7 2 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 393 (27.62%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 369 (25.93%) HP
2 198 (13.91%) Microsoft
3 159 (11.17%) Oracle
4 67 (4.71%) VMware
5 36 (2.53%) Business Objects
5 36 (2.53%) Cognos
6 35 (2.46%) SAP
7 30 (2.11%) Salesforce.com
8 27 (1.90%) IBM
9 18 (1.26%) Fujitsu
10 12 (0.84%) Murex
11 11 (0.77%) NetApp
12 10 (0.70%) Citrix
13 8 (0.56%) Capita
14 6 (0.42%) Perforce
15 5 (0.35%) Calypso
15 5 (0.35%) Cerillion
16 4 (0.28%) Atlassian
16 4 (0.28%) Cognizant
16 4 (0.28%) Informatica
Bedfordshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45k - 48k per year
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Triple Seven
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £49000 - £63000 per annum + enhanced pension
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 70,000 - 90,000 + Car + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Intonera Consulting Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Intonera Consulting Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Sogeti UK Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
London
Capco
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Excellent Salary + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago