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

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Management
Rank 418 428 414
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -14
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 596 635 588
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.58% 0.56% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.69% 0.69% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 469 445 453
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £72,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £44,522 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-0.04% +4.75%
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
85964 92342 85115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 83.18% 82.10% 80.37%
Number of salaries quoted 70360 74842 70738
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 17 April 2015.

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 17 April 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
South East +66 162 £45,000 +0.20% 16
London -74 162 £55,000 - 26
Yorkshire +12 93 £40,000 +14.28% 9
East of England +11 50 £53,750 +18.78% 1
East Midlands +32 38 £46,500 +29.70% 2
North West +7 31 £36,750 -9.25% 3
South West -30 29 £44,500 -3.78% 1
North East +11 17 £42,500 +6.25% 7
West Midlands -22 12 £47,500 +5.55% 3
South Coast +1 2 - -
Test Management
UK

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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.

1 522 (41.04%) Finance
2 518 (40.72%) Agile Software Development
3 459 (36.08%) ISEB
4 409 (32.15%) ISTQB
5 387 (30.42%) Software Testing
6 382 (30.03%) Test Strategy
7 361 (28.38%) User Acceptance Testing
8 341 (26.81%) QA
9 296 (23.27%) HP Quality Center
10 287 (22.56%) SQL
11 262 (20.60%) Test Automation
12 245 (19.26%) Selenium
13 225 (17.69%) HP
14 221 (17.37%) Stakeholder Management
15 213 (16.75%) Test Scripting
16 190 (14.94%) QuickTest Pro
17 175 (13.76%) Test Planning
18 170 (13.36%) Banking
19 167 (13.13%) Regression Testing
19 167 (13.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
20 160 (12.58%) Automated Testing
21 159 (12.50%) JIRA
22 143 (11.24%) Performance Testing
23 137 (10.77%) System Testing
24 135 (10.61%) Microsoft
25 134 (10.53%) Project Management
26 133 (10.46%) Oracle
27 132 (10.38%) PRINCE2
28 126 (9.91%) Waterfall
29 122 (9.59%) Mentoring

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 30 (2.36%) SharePoint
2 19 (1.49%) Oracle Workflow
3 14 (1.10%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 12 (0.94%) CMS
5 11 (0.86%) Lotus Domino
6 8 (0.63%) SharePoint Server
7 5 (0.39%) WebSphere
8 4 (0.31%) MS Project Server
8 4 (0.31%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (0.31%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (0.24%) Oracle Service Bus
9 3 (0.24%) Oracle BPEL
9 3 (0.24%) WebSphere Process Server
9 3 (0.24%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (0.24%) WebSphere Application Server
9 3 (0.24%) WebLogic
9 3 (0.24%) IIS
10 2 (0.16%) WebLogic Portal
10 2 (0.16%) Drupal
11 1 (0.079%) GlassFish
Applications
1 89 (7.00%) MS Excel
2 31 (2.44%) MS Project
3 30 (2.36%) MS Office
4 19 (1.49%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.47%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.24%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.079%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (0.079%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.079%) InDesign
7 1 (0.079%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 47 (3.69%) Oracle EBS
2 34 (2.67%) Oracle EBS R12
3 24 (1.89%) Oracle Financials
4 22 (1.73%) Oracle Payables
4 22 (1.73%) Oracle Receivables
5 19 (1.49%) Oracle General Ledger
5 19 (1.49%) Oracle Assets
6 17 (1.34%) Oracle Retail
7 14 (1.10%) Oracle Cash Management
8 10 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
9 5 (0.39%) Oracle Applications
10 4 (0.31%) BusinessWorks
11 3 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 3 (0.24%) Oracle BPM
11 3 (0.24%) Google Analytics
12 2 (0.16%) SAP FI-CA
12 2 (0.16%) SAP PSCD
12 2 (0.16%) SAP ERP
12 2 (0.16%) SAP FI
13 1 (0.079%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Cloud Services
1 18 (1.42%) SaaS
2 6 (0.47%) Basecamp
2 6 (0.47%) Dropbox
3 4 (0.31%) Veeva
4 2 (0.16%) Office 365
5 1 (0.079%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.079%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (1.81%) TCP/IP
2 14 (1.10%) ATM
2 14 (1.10%) Firewall
3 13 (1.02%) DNS
4 12 (0.94%) Internet
5 11 (0.86%) VoIP
5 11 (0.86%) WAN
6 10 (0.79%) ISDN
6 10 (0.79%) DSL
7 9 (0.71%) EIGRP
7 9 (0.71%) X.21
7 9 (0.71%) IPsec
7 9 (0.71%) VLAN
7 9 (0.71%) Broadband
7 9 (0.71%) PPP
7 9 (0.71%) SNMP
7 9 (0.71%) MPLS
7 9 (0.71%) OSPF
7 9 (0.71%) BGP
7 9 (0.71%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (4.17%) SQL Server
2 33 (2.59%) Oracle Reports
3 26 (2.04%) Oracle Database
4 24 (1.89%) Relational Database
5 23 (1.81%) Data Warehouse
6 16 (1.26%) MySQL
7 13 (1.02%) RDBMS
8 10 (0.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 8 (0.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 7 (0.55%) DataStage
10 7 (0.55%) SQLPlus
10 7 (0.55%) Data Mining
10 7 (0.55%) DB2
10 7 (0.55%) Oracle ODI
10 7 (0.55%) Oracle Exadata
11 4 (0.31%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (0.24%) Oracle Database 11g
12 3 (0.24%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 3 (0.24%) Big Data
12 3 (0.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 245 (19.26%) Selenium
2 190 (14.94%) QuickTest Pro
3 159 (12.50%) JIRA
4 101 (7.94%) Team Foundation Server
5 81 (6.37%) LoadRunner
6 70 (5.50%) Cucumber
7 69 (5.42%) WebDriver
8 53 (4.17%) JMeter
9 44 (3.46%) JUnit
9 44 (3.46%) Visual Studio
10 43 (3.38%) TestNG
11 37 (2.91%) Toad
12 32 (2.52%) Jenkins
13 29 (2.28%) Firebug
14 28 (2.20%) SoapUI
15 27 (2.12%) SpecFlow
16 26 (2.04%) Oracle Forms
17 23 (1.81%) Bugzilla
18 20 (1.57%) TestDirector
19 19 (1.49%) eggPlant
General
1 522 (41.04%) Finance
2 170 (13.36%) Banking
3 120 (9.43%) Retail
4 59 (4.64%) Telecoms
5 26 (2.04%) Investment Banking
6 24 (1.89%) Aerospace
7 23 (1.81%) Retail Banking
8 16 (1.26%) Billing
9 11 (0.86%) Games
9 11 (0.86%) Advertising
10 10 (0.79%) Publishing
10 10 (0.79%) Manufacturing
11 9 (0.71%) Marketing
12 8 (0.63%) Financial Institution
13 7 (0.55%) Back Office
14 6 (0.47%) Legal
15 4 (0.31%) Law
16 3 (0.24%) Electronics
16 3 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
17 2 (0.16%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 481 (37.81%) Test Manager
2 353 (27.75%) Analyst
3 307 (24.14%) Test Analyst
4 123 (9.67%) Tester
5 99 (7.78%) Test Leader
6 89 (7.00%) Team Leader
7 83 (6.53%) Test Team Leader
8 82 (6.45%) Senior Analyst
9 75 (5.90%) Consultant
10 72 (5.66%) Senior Test Analyst
11 63 (4.95%) Test Engineer
12 54 (4.25%) Test Consultant
13 47 (3.69%) Programme Manager
14 46 (3.62%) Senior Manager
15 45 (3.54%) Programme Test Manager
16 39 (3.07%) QA Manager
17 35 (2.75%) Senior Test Manager
18 32 (2.52%) Lead Test Analyst
18 32 (2.52%) Software Tester
19 31 (2.44%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (6.53%) .NET
2 48 (3.77%) HTML
3 39 (3.07%) Web Services
4 28 (2.20%) XML
4 28 (2.20%) SOAP
5 22 (1.73%) Gherkin
6 21 (1.65%) Oracle Fusion
7 20 (1.57%) CSS
8 19 (1.49%) ASP.NET
9 18 (1.42%) Middleware
10 10 (0.79%) ASP.NET MVC
11 8 (0.63%) .NET Framework
11 8 (0.63%) J2EE
12 6 (0.47%) Java EE
13 5 (0.39%) jQuery
13 5 (0.39%) DOM
14 4 (0.31%) JMS
14 4 (0.31%) WSDL
15 3 (0.24%) Flash
15 3 (0.24%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 90 (7.08%) Analytical Skills
2 54 (4.25%) Management Information System
3 47 (3.69%) Client/Server
4 40 (3.14%) Statistics
5 35 (2.75%) N-Tier
6 34 (2.67%) Open Source
7 31 (2.44%) Mobile App
7 31 (2.44%) Computer Science
8 21 (1.65%) Derivative
9 17 (1.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 16 (1.26%) Replication
11 14 (1.10%) User Experience
12 12 (0.94%) Mathematics
13 11 (0.86%) Fixed Income
14 10 (0.79%) Digital Media
15 9 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
15 9 (0.71%) Equities
16 8 (0.63%) PMI
17 7 (0.55%) IVR
17 7 (0.55%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 115 (9.04%) Windows
2 61 (4.80%) UNIX
3 25 (1.97%) Linux
4 19 (1.49%) Android
5 18 (1.42%) Apple iOS
5 18 (1.42%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (1.02%) Windows 7
7 10 (0.79%) Windows Phone 8
7 10 (0.79%) Windows Phone
8 7 (0.55%) Windows XP
9 6 (0.47%) Windows 8
9 6 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (0.39%) AIX
10 5 (0.39%) HPUX
10 5 (0.39%) Solaris
11 4 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.079%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 518 (40.72%) Agile Software Development
2 387 (30.42%) Software Testing
3 382 (30.03%) Test Strategy
4 361 (28.38%) User Acceptance Testing
5 262 (20.60%) Test Automation
6 221 (17.37%) Stakeholder Management
7 213 (16.75%) Test Scripting
8 175 (13.76%) Test Planning
9 167 (13.13%) Regression Testing
10 160 (12.58%) Automated Testing
11 143 (11.24%) Performance Testing
12 137 (10.77%) System Testing
13 134 (10.53%) Project Management
14 132 (10.38%) PRINCE2
15 126 (9.91%) Waterfall
16 122 (9.59%) Mentoring
17 114 (8.96%) Integration Testing
18 99 (7.78%) Scrum
19 95 (7.47%) Manual Testing
20 90 (7.08%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 287 (22.56%) SQL
2 117 (9.20%) C#
3 111 (8.73%) Java
4 41 (3.22%) Python
5 40 (3.14%) JavaScript
6 36 (2.83%) C++
7 35 (2.75%) C
8 34 (2.67%) PL/SQL
9 25 (1.97%) VBScript
10 21 (1.65%) VB
10 21 (1.65%) Ruby
11 18 (1.42%) PowerShell
12 10 (0.79%) Shell Script
13 9 (0.71%) PHP
14 8 (0.63%) Perl
15 7 (0.55%) R
16 6 (0.47%) Bash Shell
17 5 (0.39%) VB.NET
18 4 (0.31%) RPG
18 4 (0.31%) XPath
Qualifications
1 459 (36.08%) ISEB
2 409 (32.15%) ISTQB
3 167 (13.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 110 (8.65%) Degree
5 62 (4.87%) Security Cleared
6 31 (2.44%) ISEB Practitioner
7 30 (2.36%) SC Cleared
8 22 (1.73%) PMI Certification
9 16 (1.26%) PMP
9 16 (1.26%) DV Cleared
9 16 (1.26%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 12 (0.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 10 (0.79%) Cisco Certification
12 9 (0.71%) CCSP
12 9 (0.71%) CCNP
12 9 (0.71%) CCDP
12 9 (0.71%) JNCIS
13 7 (0.55%) OSCP
13 7 (0.55%) OSCE
13 7 (0.55%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 341 (26.81%) QA
2 18 (1.42%) PCI DSS
3 11 (0.86%) SLA
4 8 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.24%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.24%) HL7
6 3 (0.24%) DICOM
7 1 (0.079%) FATCA
7 1 (0.079%) EMIR
7 1 (0.079%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 28 (2.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (1.26%) Active Directory
3 14 (1.10%) vSphere
4 6 (0.47%) VMware ESX
5 2 (0.16%) VirtualBox
5 2 (0.16%) KVM
6 1 (0.079%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.079%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 296 (23.27%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.24%) SCCM
3 2 (0.16%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (0.079%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.079%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (0.079%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 225 (17.69%) HP
2 135 (10.61%) Microsoft
3 133 (10.46%) Oracle
4 40 (3.14%) VMware
5 28 (2.20%) IBM
6 21 (1.65%) Salesforce.com
7 16 (1.26%) Cisco
8 14 (1.10%) SAP
8 14 (1.10%) Google
9 11 (0.86%) Murex
9 11 (0.86%) BT
10 9 (0.71%) Atlassian
11 8 (0.63%) Cognizant
12 7 (0.55%) Apple
12 7 (0.55%) TIBCO
12 7 (0.55%) Calypso
12 7 (0.55%) Cognos
12 7 (0.55%) Business Objects
12 7 (0.55%) Green Hat
13 6 (0.47%) F5
Reading, Berkshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 Per Annum + 10% OT Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + package
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + package
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From entry-Level up to £45,000 per annum DOE + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000-£60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Cognizant
Posted: 2 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
ComputAppoint
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £29,935 - 42,626 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £63000 per annum + enhanced pension
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £43000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Competitive benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Cititec
Salary: £35k - 40k per year + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Full Corporate Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago