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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Management over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Management
Rank 94 95 83
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -12
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 4 9 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.40% 0.68% 1.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 0.77% 2.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 21
Median salary £50,000 £75,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +57.89%
UK excluding London median 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
836 1170 1103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 83.18% 87.97% 77.68%
Number of salaries quoted 649 947 901
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Test Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of job ads across the Essex region citing Test Management as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Management within the Essex region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brentwood +10 2 £50,000 -33.33%
Basildon -1 1 - -
Colchester - 1 - -
Test Management
East of England

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT jobs citing Test Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Essex region with a requirement for Test Management.

1 18 (66.67%) HP UFT
1 18 (66.67%) Test Scripting
1 18 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 15 (55.56%) LoadRunner
3 14 (51.85%) ISTQB
4 12 (44.44%) Continuous Improvement
4 12 (44.44%) SDLC
5 10 (37.04%) ISEB
6 9 (33.33%) SAP
6 9 (33.33%) Management Information System
6 9 (33.33%) Defect Management
7 8 (29.63%) Finance
7 8 (29.63%) SQL
8 7 (25.93%) Service Management
9 6 (22.22%) Law
9 6 (22.22%) Legal
9 6 (22.22%) Non-Functional Testing
10 5 (18.52%) Functional Testing
10 5 (18.52%) Line Management
10 5 (18.52%) Test Automation
10 5 (18.52%) HP Quality Center
10 5 (18.52%) QA
10 5 (18.52%) Software Delivery
11 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (14.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 4 (14.81%) XML Messaging
11 4 (14.81%) Oracle
11 4 (14.81%) XML
11 4 (14.81%) SLA
12 3 (11.11%) Six Sigma

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 18 (66.67%) HP UFT
2 15 (55.56%) LoadRunner
General
1 8 (29.63%) Finance
2 6 (22.22%) Law
2 6 (22.22%) Legal
3 3 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (66.67%) Team Leader
2 12 (44.44%) Test Leader
2 12 (44.44%) Test Team Leader
3 11 (40.74%) Technical Leader
3 11 (40.74%) Technical Team Leader
4 9 (33.33%) Analyst
5 4 (14.81%) IT Analyst
5 4 (14.81%) IT Support
5 4 (14.81%) IT Support Analyst
5 4 (14.81%) QA Analyst
5 4 (14.81%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (14.81%) Senior IT Support
5 4 (14.81%) Senior IT Support Analyst
5 4 (14.81%) Senior Support Analyst
5 4 (14.81%) Support Analyst
6 3 (11.11%) IT Manager
6 3 (11.11%) LoadRunner Tester
6 3 (11.11%) Support Team Leader
6 3 (11.11%) Technical Tester
6 3 (11.11%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.81%) XML
1 4 (14.81%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 9 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (66.67%) Test Scripting
1 18 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 12 (44.44%) Continuous Improvement
2 12 (44.44%) SDLC
3 9 (33.33%) Defect Management
4 7 (25.93%) Service Management
5 6 (22.22%) Non-Functional Testing
6 5 (18.52%) Functional Testing
6 5 (18.52%) Line Management
6 5 (18.52%) Software Delivery
6 5 (18.52%) Test Automation
7 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (11.11%) E-Commerce
7 3 (11.11%) PRINCE2
7 3 (11.11%) Release Management
7 3 (11.11%) Six Sigma
7 3 (11.11%) Time Management
8 2 (7.41%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (29.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (51.85%) ISTQB
2 10 (37.04%) ISEB
3 4 (14.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (18.52%) QA
2 4 (14.81%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (33.33%) SAP
2 4 (14.81%) Oracle