The first table below looks at the demand 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 April 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 England region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Management
Rank 412 409 423
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +14
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 639 576 595
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.57% 0.55% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.70% 0.70% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 449 442 489
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,500 £67,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £43,448
% change year-on-year
- -2.18%
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
90910 82248 90837
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 80.44% 79.03% 76.75%
Number of salaries quoted 73759 68320 77731
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% -3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Test Management
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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 April 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 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -49 260 £55,000 - 30
South East -24 93 £44,522 -13.54% 12
Yorkshire -12 92 £35,000 - 7
East of England +21 69 £45,000 -10.00% 19
South West +14 45 £45,000 +36.36% 3
North West -6 27 £40,500 -5.81% 7
West Midlands +10 21 £45,000 +17.64% 6
East Midlands -16 19 £35,850 -24.52% 2
North East -14 3 £40,000 +22.13%
South Coast - 3 £70,000 -
Test Management
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Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 450 (37.38%) ISEB
2 449 (37.29%) QA
3 442 (36.71%) Finance
4 377 (31.31%) Software Testing
5 331 (27.49%) HP Quality Center
6 292 (24.25%) User Acceptance Testing
7 283 (23.50%) ISTQB
8 259 (21.51%) SQL
9 250 (20.76%) Agile Software Development
9 250 (20.76%) Test Strategy
10 224 (18.60%) Stakeholder Management
11 220 (18.27%) Selenium
12 205 (17.03%) Test Automation
13 183 (15.20%) Test Scripting
14 174 (14.45%) HP
15 172 (14.29%) Microsoft
16 167 (13.87%) Degree
17 155 (12.87%) Automated Testing
18 154 (12.79%) QuickTest Pro
19 139 (11.54%) Scrum
20 132 (10.96%) Retail
21 126 (10.47%) Project Management
22 124 (10.30%) C#
23 120 (9.97%) .NET
24 113 (9.39%) Security Cleared
25 109 (9.05%) SAP
26 108 (8.97%) PRINCE2
27 105 (8.72%) Java
27 105 (8.72%) Performance Testing
28 102 (8.47%) Banking

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 26 (2.16%) CMS
2 23 (1.91%) SharePoint
3 15 (1.25%) IIS
4 11 (0.91%) Confluence
5 6 (0.50%) BizTalk Server
6 5 (0.42%) LiveLink
7 4 (0.33%) Umbraco
7 4 (0.33%) Sitecore CMS
7 4 (0.33%) WebSphere
7 4 (0.33%) NetWeaver
8 2 (0.17%) CICS
8 2 (0.17%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.083%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.083%) ColdFusion
9 1 (0.083%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.083%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.083%) TIBCO EMS
Applications
1 102 (8.47%) MS Excel
2 58 (4.82%) MS Office
3 21 (1.74%) MS Project
4 20 (1.66%) MS Visio
5 17 (1.41%) MS PowerPoint
6 6 (0.50%) Adobe Illustrator
6 6 (0.50%) InDesign
6 6 (0.50%) Adobe Premiere
6 6 (0.50%) Photoshop
7 5 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (0.25%) Maya
9 1 (0.083%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 18 (1.50%) SAP FI
2 17 (1.41%) SAP FI/CO
2 17 (1.41%) SAP CO
3 7 (0.58%) Oracle EBS
3 7 (0.58%) Temenos T24
3 7 (0.58%) VisionPLUS
4 6 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (0.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 5 (0.42%) JDE OneWorld
5 5 (0.42%) SAP R/3
6 3 (0.25%) SAP HR
6 3 (0.25%) SAP PM
7 2 (0.17%) SAP PSCD
7 2 (0.17%) Magento
7 2 (0.17%) BASE24
7 2 (0.17%) SAP FI-CA
7 2 (0.17%) SAP ERP
7 2 (0.17%) SAP SRM
7 2 (0.17%) Oracle CRM
7 2 (0.17%) Oracle HRMS
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.25%) SaaS
2 1 (0.083%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.083%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.083%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (2.16%) Internet
2 7 (0.58%) Firewall
2 7 (0.58%) Network Security
3 5 (0.42%) ISDN
3 5 (0.42%) VoIP
4 4 (0.33%) ATM
4 4 (0.33%) HTTP
5 3 (0.25%) FTP
5 3 (0.25%) Wireless
6 2 (0.17%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.17%) LAN
6 2 (0.17%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.083%) SSL
7 1 (0.083%) Broadband
7 1 (0.083%) WAN
7 1 (0.083%) SAN
7 1 (0.083%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.083%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (7.72%) SQL Server
2 27 (2.24%) SQL Server 2008
2 27 (2.24%) Data Warehouse
3 17 (1.41%) SQL Server 2005
4 16 (1.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 15 (1.25%) Oracle Database
6 14 (1.16%) Oracle Reports
7 11 (0.91%) BusinessObjects
8 10 (0.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 8 (0.66%) Relational Database
9 8 (0.66%) SAP BW
9 8 (0.66%) MySQL
10 7 (0.58%) SAP BI
11 6 (0.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 5 (0.42%) Oracle9i Database
12 5 (0.42%) OLAP
12 5 (0.42%) Oracle Database 10g
12 5 (0.42%) Oracle Database 11g
12 5 (0.42%) Oracle OWB
13 4 (0.33%) DB2
Development Applications
1 220 (18.27%) Selenium
2 154 (12.79%) QuickTest Pro
3 99 (8.22%) JIRA
4 89 (7.39%) Cucumber
5 87 (7.23%) Team Foundation Server
6 59 (4.90%) Visual Studio
6 59 (4.90%) FitNesse
7 49 (4.07%) SpecFlow
8 35 (2.91%) WebDriver
9 33 (2.74%) SoapUI
10 32 (2.66%) LoadRunner
11 29 (2.41%) TestDirector
12 23 (1.91%) Visual Studio Team System
13 17 (1.41%) Hudson
13 17 (1.41%) Subversion
14 14 (1.16%) JMeter
15 13 (1.08%) TestComplete
15 13 (1.08%) Toad
16 10 (0.83%) MSTest
16 10 (0.83%) NUnit
General
1 442 (36.71%) Finance
2 132 (10.96%) Retail
3 102 (8.47%) Banking
4 79 (6.56%) Telecoms
5 50 (4.15%) Games
6 33 (2.74%) Investment Banking
7 29 (2.41%) Publishing
8 24 (1.99%) Back Office
9 20 (1.66%) Retail Banking
10 15 (1.25%) Advertising
11 13 (1.08%) Financial Institution
11 13 (1.08%) Manufacturing
12 12 (1.00%) Marketing
13 11 (0.91%) Front Office
14 9 (0.75%) Legal
14 9 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
15 5 (0.42%) Law
16 3 (0.25%) Electronics
16 3 (0.25%) German Language
16 3 (0.25%) Billing
Job Titles
1 494 (41.03%) Test Manager
2 312 (25.91%) Analyst
3 253 (21.01%) Test Analyst
4 101 (8.39%) Tester
5 82 (6.81%) Programme Manager
6 78 (6.48%) Senior Analyst
7 74 (6.15%) Test Engineer
8 69 (5.73%) Programme Test Manager
9 64 (5.32%) Test Leader
10 59 (4.90%) Senior Test Analyst
11 49 (4.07%) QA Manager
12 46 (3.82%) SAP Manager
13 45 (3.74%) Software Engineer
14 43 (3.57%) Senior Manager
15 42 (3.49%) Software Tester
16 40 (3.32%) Software Test Engineer
16 40 (3.32%) QA Analyst
17 39 (3.24%) Project Manager
17 39 (3.24%) Consultant
18 35 (2.91%) Agile Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (9.97%) .NET
2 101 (8.39%) SOAP
3 99 (8.22%) XML
4 65 (5.40%) Web Services
5 46 (3.82%) HTML
6 41 (3.41%) WSDL
7 40 (3.32%) XSD
8 25 (2.08%) ASP.NET
9 24 (1.99%) CSS
10 13 (1.08%) XML Messaging
11 12 (1.00%) WCF
12 9 (0.75%) .NET Framework
12 9 (0.75%) Gherkin
13 8 (0.66%) CSS3
13 8 (0.66%) Ajax
13 8 (0.66%) ODBC
14 7 (0.58%) Middleware
14 7 (0.58%) LINQ
14 7 (0.58%) jQuery
14 7 (0.58%) SAP MI
Miscellaneous
1 61 (5.07%) Management Information System
2 55 (4.57%) Computer Science
3 38 (3.16%) Open Source
4 27 (2.24%) Derivative
5 24 (1.99%) Mobile App
6 20 (1.66%) Fixed Income
7 19 (1.58%) Mainframe
8 18 (1.50%) Statistics
9 17 (1.41%) Client/Server
10 16 (1.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 16 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
11 15 (1.25%) Equities
12 14 (1.16%) Spread Betting
12 14 (1.16%) Mathematics
13 12 (1.00%) IVR
14 9 (0.75%) Digital Media
15 8 (0.66%) FMCG
15 8 (0.66%) Economics
15 8 (0.66%) Informatics
16 7 (0.58%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 63 (5.23%) Windows
2 30 (2.49%) Linux
3 29 (2.41%) UNIX
4 15 (1.25%) Apple iOS
4 15 (1.25%) Android
5 8 (0.66%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (0.58%) Windows XP
6 7 (0.58%) Windows Mobile
7 6 (0.50%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.17%) Solaris
9 1 (0.083%) VMS
9 1 (0.083%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.083%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.083%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 377 (31.31%) Software Testing
2 292 (24.25%) User Acceptance Testing
3 250 (20.76%) Agile Software Development
3 250 (20.76%) Test Strategy
4 224 (18.60%) Stakeholder Management
5 205 (17.03%) Test Automation
6 183 (15.20%) Test Scripting
7 155 (12.87%) Automated Testing
8 139 (11.54%) Scrum
9 126 (10.47%) Project Management
10 108 (8.97%) PRINCE2
11 105 (8.72%) Performance Testing
12 93 (7.72%) Regression Testing
13 92 (7.64%) ITIL
14 78 (6.48%) Waterfall
15 76 (6.31%) TDD
16 73 (6.06%) System Testing
17 66 (5.48%) Integration Testing
17 66 (5.48%) Risk Management
18 64 (5.32%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 259 (21.51%) SQL
2 124 (10.30%) C#
3 105 (8.72%) Java
4 61 (5.07%) C++
5 37 (3.07%) Ruby
6 34 (2.82%) Python
7 33 (2.74%) C
8 32 (2.66%) JavaScript
9 27 (2.24%) PHP
10 25 (2.08%) VBScript
11 19 (1.58%) ABAP
12 16 (1.33%) T-SQL
12 16 (1.33%) PL/SQL
13 15 (1.25%) VB
14 10 (0.83%) VB.NET
15 9 (0.75%) Shell Script
16 7 (0.58%) PowerHouse
17 6 (0.50%) PHP5
17 6 (0.50%) Perl
17 6 (0.50%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 450 (37.38%) ISEB
2 283 (23.50%) ISTQB
3 167 (13.87%) Degree
4 113 (9.39%) Security Cleared
5 90 (7.48%) SC Cleared
6 35 (2.91%) ISEB Practitioner
7 15 (1.25%) DV Cleared
8 11 (0.91%) HND
9 9 (0.75%) Cisco Certification
10 7 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
11 6 (0.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 5 (0.42%) CCNA
12 5 (0.42%) CISSP
12 5 (0.42%) Network+ Certification
12 5 (0.42%) CISM
13 4 (0.33%) CCNP
14 2 (0.17%) PMI Certification
14 2 (0.17%) Microsoft Certification
15 1 (0.083%) Postgraduate
15 1 (0.083%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 449 (37.29%) QA
2 15 (1.25%) SLA
3 5 (0.42%) ISO 9001
4 4 (0.33%) Basel III
5 2 (0.17%) TickIT
5 2 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.17%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.083%) GAMP
6 1 (0.083%) GMP
6 1 (0.083%) GxP
6 1 (0.083%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (0.83%) Hyper-V
2 7 (0.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.17%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.083%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 331 (27.49%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (0.42%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (0.33%) CA Endevor
4 2 (0.17%) HP SiteScope
4 2 (0.17%) nmon
Vendors
1 174 (14.45%) HP
2 172 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 109 (9.05%) SAP
4 84 (6.98%) Oracle
5 23 (1.91%) IBM
6 18 (1.50%) Atlassian
7 16 (1.33%) Business Objects
8 14 (1.16%) Siebel
9 13 (1.08%) Cognizant
10 8 (0.66%) VMware
10 8 (0.66%) Telerik
10 8 (0.66%) Adobe
11 7 (0.58%) Temenos
12 6 (0.50%) BT
12 6 (0.50%) ATG
12 6 (0.50%) Salesforce.com
12 6 (0.50%) SunGard
13 5 (0.42%) Citrix
13 5 (0.42%) Symantec
13 5 (0.42%) Guidewire
West London
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits Package
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Sogeti
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Sogeti
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Sogeti
Posted: 21 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 per annum + Bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonuses & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £40000 - £61000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Pension, Benefits, Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Northamptonshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Connectus
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Cognizant
Posted: Yesterday
London
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Elevate Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum £40K to £45K + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Experis IT
Salary: £39000 - £44000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Experis IT
Salary: £55000 - £63000 per annum + pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £54000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago