The table below looks at the statistics for Test Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Management over the 3 months to 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Management
Rank 89 86 76
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -10
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 9 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.72% 0.47% 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.87% 0.57% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 6
Average salary £75,000 £51,250 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.34% -24.07%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
Test Management
East of 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 Essex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1035 880 662
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 82.67% 82.17% 75.31%
Number of salaries quoted 836 685 588
Average salary £45,000 £46,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% +9.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Test Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Test Management Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Test Management
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Test Management Salary Trend in Essex

Test Management
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Management across the Essex region over the 3 months to 26 February 2015.

Test Management Salary Histogram in Essex

Test Management
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Management within the Essex region over the 3 months to 26 February 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
Brentwood -6 6 £80,000 -
Colchester - 2 £67,500 -
Basildon +9 1 - -
Test Management
East of England

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 20 (71.43%) QA
2 15 (53.57%) ISEB
2 15 (53.57%) Finance
3 14 (50.00%) ISTQB
4 10 (35.71%) HP Quality Center
5 9 (32.14%) SQL
6 8 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (25.00%) Test Scripting
7 7 (25.00%) Test Automation
8 5 (17.86%) Line Management
9 4 (14.29%) Test Planning
9 4 (14.29%) System Testing
9 4 (14.29%) Test Strategy
9 4 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (14.29%) Performance Testing
9 4 (14.29%) Security Testing
9 4 (14.29%) Software Testing
9 4 (14.29%) Regression Testing
10 3 (10.71%) HP
10 3 (10.71%) Telecoms
10 3 (10.71%) Banking
10 3 (10.71%) Degree
10 3 (10.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 2 (7.14%) E-Commerce
12 1 (3.57%) SLA
12 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
12 1 (3.57%) C
12 1 (3.57%) PL/SQL
12 1 (3.57%) VBA
12 1 (3.57%) SOAP

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (3.57%) JMeter
1 1 (3.57%) JIRA
1 1 (3.57%) Selenium
1 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (3.57%) SoapUI
1 1 (3.57%) LoadUI
General
1 15 (53.57%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Banking
2 3 (10.71%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) Test Manager
2 6 (21.43%) Lead Designer
2 6 (21.43%) Senior Manager
2 6 (21.43%) Designer
3 5 (17.86%) Senior QA Manager
3 5 (17.86%) QA Manager
3 5 (17.86%) Test Team Leader
3 5 (17.86%) Team Leader
4 4 (14.29%) Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) QA Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) QA Specialist
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Test Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Support Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Programme Test Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Lead Tester
7 1 (3.57%) Test Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) Tester
7 1 (3.57%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) SOAP
1 1 (3.57%) XML
1 1 (3.57%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.57%) EMV
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 7 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 5 (17.86%) Line Management
4 4 (14.29%) Test Strategy
4 4 (14.29%) Test Planning
4 4 (14.29%) System Testing
4 4 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (14.29%) Performance Testing
4 4 (14.29%) Security Testing
4 4 (14.29%) Software Testing
4 4 (14.29%) Regression Testing
5 2 (7.14%) E-Commerce
6 1 (3.57%) Agile Testing
6 1 (3.57%) Workflow
6 1 (3.57%) ITIL
6 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2
6 1 (3.57%) Wealth Management
6 1 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.57%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 9 (32.14%) SQL
2 1 (3.57%) VBA
2 1 (3.57%) C
2 1 (3.57%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (53.57%) ISEB
2 14 (50.00%) ISTQB
3 3 (10.71%) Degree
3 3 (10.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (71.43%) QA
2 1 (3.57%) SLA
Systems Management
1 10 (35.71%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (10.71%) HP
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
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