The table below looks at the statistics for Test Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Management over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Management
Rank 77 71 90
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +19
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 10 9 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.04% 1.14% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.36% 1.48% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 9 9 2
Average salary £55,000 £28,000 £21,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+96.42% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
Test Management
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
737 609 791
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 76.61% 76.89% 73.44%
Number of salaries quoted 625 522 693
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Test Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Test Management Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Test Management
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Test Management Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Test Management
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Management across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Test Management Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

Test Management
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Management within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 21 October 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
(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
Gloucester +3 4 £57,500 +29.21%
Test Management
South West

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 5 (41.67%) Linux
2 4 (33.33%) .NET
2 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (33.33%) Degree
2 4 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 3 (25.00%) Change Control
3 3 (25.00%) System Testing
3 3 (25.00%) CMS
3 3 (25.00%) Web Design
3 3 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Ruby
3 3 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 3 (25.00%) ISTQB
3 3 (25.00%) HTML
3 3 (25.00%) Java
3 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (25.00%) Python
3 3 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (25.00%) ISEB
3 3 (25.00%) UNIX
3 3 (25.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (16.67%) PRINCE
4 2 (16.67%) Shell Script
4 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
4 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
4 2 (16.67%) Finance
4 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
4 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 3 (25.00%) CMS
1 3 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (8.33%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (8.33%) Hudson
2 1 (8.33%) JIRA
2 1 (8.33%) Selenium
2 1 (8.33%) TestDirector
2 1 (8.33%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
1 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Test Manager
2 3 (25.00%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Senior .NET Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Incident Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Software Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Software Test Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Test Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Coordinator
4 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) .NET
2 3 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Linux
2 3 (25.00%) UNIX
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (8.33%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 3 (25.00%) Change Control
2 3 (25.00%) System Testing
2 3 (25.00%) Web Design
2 3 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (16.67%) PRINCE
3 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL
3 2 (16.67%) Test Strategy
3 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (8.33%) Network Management
4 1 (8.33%) Information Security
4 1 (8.33%) Automated Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Web Development
4 1 (8.33%) HOOD
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) Ruby
1 3 (25.00%) Java
1 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (25.00%) Python
2 2 (16.67%) Shell Script
2 2 (16.67%) Bash Shell
3 1 (8.33%) C#
3 1 (8.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Degree
2 3 (25.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (25.00%) ISEB
3 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) VMware
2 1 (8.33%) Business Objects
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle