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 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Management
Rank 88 85 87
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 7 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.59% 0.50% 0.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.74% 0.69% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 4
Average salary £72,750 £72,500 £41,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.34% +73.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £62,450 £56,900 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,250 £74,500 £44,550
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+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
945 869 929
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 79.21% 72.60% 80.78%
Number of salaries quoted 693 713 759
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,100 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

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 5 August 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 5 August 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
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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 - 3 £75,000 -
Basildon -7 2 £59,000 - 1
Chelmsford - 1 £70,500 -
Test Management
East of England

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 11 (68.75%) QA
2 9 (56.25%) Finance
2 9 (56.25%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (56.25%) E-Commerce
3 6 (37.50%) Test Strategy
4 5 (31.25%) Mentoring
4 5 (31.25%) SDLC
5 4 (25.00%) System Testing
6 3 (18.75%) Test Automation
6 3 (18.75%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (18.75%) Regression Testing
6 3 (18.75%) HP
6 3 (18.75%) SOAP
6 3 (18.75%) SoapUI
7 2 (12.50%) Test Planning
7 2 (12.50%) People Management
7 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
7 2 (12.50%) BASE24
7 2 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
7 2 (12.50%) Performance Testing
7 2 (12.50%) Security Testing
8 1 (6.25%) Kanban
8 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
8 1 (6.25%) Wealth Management
8 1 (6.25%) Problem Management
8 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (6.25%) Banking
8 1 (6.25%) Degree

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 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.

Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) BASE24
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) SoapUI
General
1 9 (56.25%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Senior Manager
2 8 (50.00%) Test Manager
3 7 (43.75%) QA Manager
4 6 (37.50%) Senior QA Manager
5 4 (25.00%) Senior Test Manager
6 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce Manager
6 2 (12.50%) Testing Manager
7 1 (6.25%) Head of Testing
7 1 (6.25%) Support Manager
7 1 (6.25%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) SOAP
2 1 (6.25%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) E-Commerce
1 9 (56.25%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (37.50%) Test Strategy
3 5 (31.25%) Mentoring
3 5 (31.25%) SDLC
4 4 (25.00%) System Testing
5 3 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (18.75%) Test Automation
5 3 (18.75%) Regression Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (12.50%) Performance Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Security Testing
6 2 (12.50%) People Management
6 2 (12.50%) Test Planning
7 1 (6.25%) ITIL
7 1 (6.25%) Kanban
7 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
7 1 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (68.75%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) HP
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
Basildon, Essex
Cognizant
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago