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

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Management
Rank 400 427 425
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -2
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 610 604 555
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.60% 0.58% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.73% 0.70% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 469 415 434
Average salary £45,000 £49,000 £47,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.16% +3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £74,700 £65,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +5.88%
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
83930 86551 81543
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 83.17% 82.40% 80.28%
Number of salaries quoted 68758 70082 68019
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +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 30 March 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 30 March 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
London -53 185 £52,500 -4.54% 24
South East +68 156 £45,000 - 14
Yorkshire -1 82 £38,750 +10.71% 8
East of England +13 56 £52,000 +15.55% 5
North West +23 36 £41,250 +1.85% 5
South West -30 33 £43,250 -13.50% 4
East Midlands +27 30 £46,500 +6.89%
North East - 14 £42,500 - 2
West Midlands -31 13 £38,500 -14.44% 1
South Coast -3 2 - -
Test Management
UK

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 March 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.

1 534 (41.46%) Agile Software Development
2 527 (40.92%) Finance
3 481 (37.34%) ISEB
4 417 (32.38%) ISTQB
5 383 (29.74%) Software Testing
6 370 (28.73%) Test Strategy
7 354 (27.48%) QA
8 347 (26.94%) User Acceptance Testing
9 309 (23.99%) HP Quality Center
10 301 (23.37%) SQL
11 259 (20.11%) Test Automation
12 251 (19.49%) Selenium
13 241 (18.71%) HP
14 211 (16.38%) QuickTest Pro
15 209 (16.23%) Stakeholder Management
16 208 (16.15%) Test Scripting
17 185 (14.36%) Test Planning
18 182 (14.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
19 168 (13.04%) JIRA
20 165 (12.81%) Banking
20 165 (12.81%) Regression Testing
21 160 (12.42%) Automated Testing
22 147 (11.41%) Microsoft
23 142 (11.02%) Performance Testing
24 135 (10.48%) Project Management
25 134 (10.40%) Waterfall
26 133 (10.33%) System Testing
27 129 (10.02%) PRINCE2
28 126 (9.78%) Oracle
29 120 (9.32%) Retail

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 35 (2.72%) SharePoint
2 15 (1.16%) Oracle Workflow
3 14 (1.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 13 (1.01%) CMS
5 11 (0.85%) Lotus Domino
6 8 (0.62%) SharePoint 2013
6 8 (0.62%) SharePoint 2010
7 7 (0.54%) SharePoint Server
8 6 (0.47%) MS Project Server
9 5 (0.39%) WebSphere
10 4 (0.31%) IIS
11 3 (0.23%) WebSphere Process Server
11 3 (0.23%) BizTalk Server
11 3 (0.23%) WebSphere Application Server
11 3 (0.23%) WebLogic
11 3 (0.23%) Oracle BPEL
11 3 (0.23%) Oracle Service Bus
12 2 (0.16%) WebLogic Portal
12 2 (0.16%) Apache
12 2 (0.16%) Drupal
Applications
1 93 (7.22%) MS Excel
2 35 (2.72%) MS Project
3 34 (2.64%) MS Office
4 21 (1.63%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.47%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.23%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.078%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (0.078%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.078%) InDesign
7 1 (0.078%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 44 (3.42%) Oracle EBS
2 31 (2.41%) Oracle EBS R12
3 23 (1.79%) Oracle Financials
4 19 (1.48%) Oracle Payables
4 19 (1.48%) Oracle Receivables
5 18 (1.40%) Oracle Retail
6 16 (1.24%) Oracle Assets
6 16 (1.24%) Oracle General Ledger
7 14 (1.09%) Oracle Cash Management
8 12 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
9 4 (0.31%) BusinessWorks
10 3 (0.23%) Oracle BPM
10 3 (0.23%) Google Analytics
11 2 (0.16%) SAP FI-CA
11 2 (0.16%) SAP PSCD
11 2 (0.16%) SAP FI
11 2 (0.16%) SAP ERP
11 2 (0.16%) Oracle Applications
11 2 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 1 (0.078%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 20 (1.55%) SaaS
2 5 (0.39%) Basecamp
3 2 (0.16%) Office 365
4 1 (0.078%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 21 (1.63%) TCP/IP
2 13 (1.01%) WAN
2 13 (1.01%) Firewall
3 11 (0.85%) DNS
4 10 (0.78%) ATM
4 10 (0.78%) LAN
4 10 (0.78%) VoIP
5 9 (0.70%) ISDN
6 8 (0.62%) DSL
6 8 (0.62%) Internet
7 7 (0.54%) MPLS
7 7 (0.54%) OSPF
7 7 (0.54%) BGP
7 7 (0.54%) Broadband
7 7 (0.54%) HTTP
7 7 (0.54%) PPP
7 7 (0.54%) SNMP
7 7 (0.54%) EIGRP
7 7 (0.54%) X.21
7 7 (0.54%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (4.11%) SQL Server
2 34 (2.64%) Oracle Reports
3 28 (2.17%) Oracle Database
4 27 (2.10%) Relational Database
5 21 (1.63%) Data Warehouse
6 15 (1.16%) MySQL
7 14 (1.09%) RDBMS
8 11 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 11 (0.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 10 (0.78%) DataStage
9 10 (0.78%) SQLPlus
9 10 (0.78%) DB2
9 10 (0.78%) Oracle ODI
9 10 (0.78%) Oracle Exadata
10 7 (0.54%) Data Mining
11 4 (0.31%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (0.23%) Oracle BI EE
12 3 (0.23%) Oracle Database 11g
12 3 (0.23%) Big Data
12 3 (0.23%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 251 (19.49%) Selenium
2 211 (16.38%) QuickTest Pro
3 168 (13.04%) JIRA
4 108 (8.39%) Team Foundation Server
5 79 (6.13%) LoadRunner
6 78 (6.06%) WebDriver
7 72 (5.59%) Cucumber
8 60 (4.66%) JMeter
9 46 (3.57%) JUnit
10 45 (3.49%) TestNG
11 43 (3.34%) Visual Studio
12 37 (2.87%) Jenkins
13 35 (2.72%) Toad
14 30 (2.33%) SoapUI
15 25 (1.94%) SpecFlow
15 25 (1.94%) Firebug
16 22 (1.71%) Oracle Forms
16 22 (1.71%) eggPlant
17 21 (1.63%) TestDirector
17 21 (1.63%) Bugzilla
General
1 527 (40.92%) Finance
2 165 (12.81%) Banking
3 120 (9.32%) Retail
4 60 (4.66%) Telecoms
5 30 (2.33%) Aerospace
6 25 (1.94%) Investment Banking
7 21 (1.63%) Billing
8 19 (1.48%) Retail Banking
9 13 (1.01%) Advertising
10 12 (0.93%) Manufacturing
11 11 (0.85%) Games
12 10 (0.78%) Publishing
13 8 (0.62%) Marketing
14 6 (0.47%) Financial Institution
15 5 (0.39%) Law
15 5 (0.39%) Legal
16 4 (0.31%) German Language
16 4 (0.31%) Spanish Language
17 3 (0.23%) Back Office
17 3 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 483 (37.50%) Test Manager
2 350 (27.17%) Analyst
3 309 (23.99%) Test Analyst
4 122 (9.47%) Tester
5 101 (7.84%) Test Leader
6 90 (6.99%) Team Leader
7 84 (6.52%) Test Team Leader
8 78 (6.06%) Consultant
9 75 (5.82%) Senior Analyst
10 67 (5.20%) Test Engineer
10 67 (5.20%) Senior Test Analyst
11 55 (4.27%) Test Consultant
12 49 (3.80%) Senior Manager
13 42 (3.26%) Programme Manager
14 40 (3.11%) Programme Test Manager
15 38 (2.95%) QA Manager
15 38 (2.95%) Software Tester
16 36 (2.80%) Senior Test Manager
17 33 (2.56%) Senior Test Engineer
18 28 (2.17%) Lead Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (5.12%) .NET
2 44 (3.42%) HTML
2 44 (3.42%) Web Services
3 34 (2.64%) SOAP
4 31 (2.41%) XML
5 21 (1.63%) Oracle Fusion
6 19 (1.48%) Middleware
7 17 (1.32%) Gherkin
8 16 (1.24%) CSS
9 10 (0.78%) ASP.NET
10 8 (0.62%) J2EE
11 7 (0.54%) WSDL
12 6 (0.47%) Java EE
13 5 (0.39%) .NET Framework
13 5 (0.39%) ASP.NET MVC
13 5 (0.39%) JMS
13 5 (0.39%) DOM
14 4 (0.31%) XSD
14 4 (0.31%) jQuery
14 4 (0.31%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 99 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 58 (4.50%) Management Information System
3 48 (3.73%) Client/Server
4 43 (3.34%) Statistics
5 36 (2.80%) Open Source
6 35 (2.72%) Mobile App
7 34 (2.64%) N-Tier
8 26 (2.02%) Computer Science
9 20 (1.55%) Derivative
10 17 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
11 14 (1.09%) Replication
12 13 (1.01%) Mathematics
12 13 (1.01%) Digital Media
13 12 (0.93%) User Experience
14 10 (0.78%) Mainframe
14 10 (0.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 8 (0.62%) PMI
16 7 (0.54%) Fixed Income
16 7 (0.54%) Interest Rate Derivative
16 7 (0.54%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 119 (9.24%) Windows
2 57 (4.43%) UNIX
3 37 (2.87%) Linux
4 20 (1.55%) Windows Server 2003
5 19 (1.48%) Android
6 17 (1.32%) Apple iOS
7 12 (0.93%) Windows 7
8 10 (0.78%) Windows Phone 8
8 10 (0.78%) Windows Phone
9 7 (0.54%) Windows XP
10 6 (0.47%) Windows 8
10 6 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (0.39%) AIX
11 5 (0.39%) HPUX
11 5 (0.39%) Solaris
12 4 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.078%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 534 (41.46%) Agile Software Development
2 383 (29.74%) Software Testing
3 370 (28.73%) Test Strategy
4 347 (26.94%) User Acceptance Testing
5 259 (20.11%) Test Automation
6 209 (16.23%) Stakeholder Management
7 208 (16.15%) Test Scripting
8 185 (14.36%) Test Planning
9 165 (12.81%) Regression Testing
10 160 (12.42%) Automated Testing
11 142 (11.02%) Performance Testing
12 135 (10.48%) Project Management
13 134 (10.40%) Waterfall
14 133 (10.33%) System Testing
15 129 (10.02%) PRINCE2
16 118 (9.16%) Mentoring
17 112 (8.70%) Integration Testing
18 99 (7.69%) Manual Testing
18 99 (7.69%) Scrum
19 92 (7.14%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 301 (23.37%) SQL
2 105 (8.15%) C#
3 103 (8.00%) Java
4 46 (3.57%) Python
5 36 (2.80%) C++
6 35 (2.72%) C
7 33 (2.56%) PL/SQL
8 31 (2.41%) JavaScript
9 22 (1.71%) VBScript
10 20 (1.55%) VB
10 20 (1.55%) Ruby
11 19 (1.48%) PowerShell
12 12 (0.93%) Shell Script
13 9 (0.70%) Perl
13 9 (0.70%) PHP
13 9 (0.70%) R
14 8 (0.62%) Bash Shell
15 5 (0.39%) XPath
16 4 (0.31%) RPG
16 4 (0.31%) VBA
Qualifications
1 481 (37.34%) ISEB
2 417 (32.38%) ISTQB
3 182 (14.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 108 (8.39%) Degree
5 65 (5.05%) Security Cleared
6 39 (3.03%) ISEB Practitioner
7 34 (2.64%) SC Cleared
8 22 (1.71%) PMI Certification
9 21 (1.63%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 18 (1.40%) DV Cleared
11 16 (1.24%) PMP
12 12 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 9 (0.70%) Cisco Certification
14 7 (0.54%) CCSP
14 7 (0.54%) CCNP
14 7 (0.54%) CCDP
14 7 (0.54%) CEH
14 7 (0.54%) OSCP
14 7 (0.54%) OSCE
14 7 (0.54%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 354 (27.48%) QA
2 21 (1.63%) SLA
3 18 (1.40%) PCI DSS
4 8 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.23%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.23%) HL7
6 3 (0.23%) DICOM
7 1 (0.078%) FATCA
7 1 (0.078%) EMIR
7 1 (0.078%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 29 (2.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (1.32%) Active Directory
3 14 (1.09%) vSphere
4 4 (0.31%) VMware ESX
5 3 (0.23%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (0.23%) Terminal Server
6 1 (0.078%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.078%) KVM
Systems Management
1 309 (23.99%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.16%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (0.16%) SCCM
3 1 (0.078%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.078%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.078%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 241 (18.71%) HP
2 147 (11.41%) Microsoft
3 126 (9.78%) Oracle
4 47 (3.65%) VMware
5 25 (1.94%) IBM
6 22 (1.71%) Salesforce.com
7 14 (1.09%) Cisco
7 14 (1.09%) SAP
7 14 (1.09%) Murex
8 12 (0.93%) Google
9 11 (0.85%) BT
10 10 (0.78%) Cognos
10 10 (0.78%) Business Objects
11 8 (0.62%) Atlassian
12 7 (0.54%) Green Hat
12 7 (0.54%) Calypso
12 7 (0.54%) TIBCO
12 7 (0.54%) Cognizant
13 6 (0.47%) Apple
13 6 (0.47%) Citrix
London
X4 Group
Salary: £37k - 47k per year + Company Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 11 hours ago
Brentwood, Essex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + pension, bonus, private health
Posted: 3 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £37,000 to £46,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £37000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + upto 20% bonus and bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Open University
Salary: From £38,511 to £45,954 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Open University
Salary: From £48,743 to £54,841 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Open University
Salary: From £25,513 to £30,434 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Pension, Private Healthcare + other
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum Pension, Private Healthcare + other
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
X4 Group
Salary: £29k - 40k per year + Company Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Full Corporate Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £63000 per annum + enhanced pension
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £43000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago