The table below looks at the statistics for Test Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Management over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Management
Rank 58 70 82
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +12
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 14 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 2.31% 1.17% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.77% 1.62% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 2
Average salary £30,000 £57,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-47.82% +35.29%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -5.26%
Test Management
Surrey

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
505 555 603
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 83.33% 71.89% 79.66%
Number of salaries quoted 440 484 553
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £56,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Test Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

Test Management Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Test Management
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

Test Management Salary Trend in Guildford

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 15 (100.00%) ISEB
1 15 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 15 (100.00%) Selenium
2 13 (86.67%) HP Quality Center
2 13 (86.67%) Software Testing
2 13 (86.67%) Microsoft
2 13 (86.67%) HP
2 13 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (86.67%) Web Services
3 11 (73.33%) XML
3 11 (73.33%) XSD
3 11 (73.33%) SQL Server
3 11 (73.33%) SOAP
3 11 (73.33%) Finance
3 11 (73.33%) WSDL
3 11 (73.33%) QA
3 11 (73.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (73.33%) FitNesse
3 11 (73.33%) Cucumber
3 11 (73.33%) SpecFlow
3 11 (73.33%) Test Planning
4 4 (26.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (26.67%) Test Scripting
4 4 (26.67%) Life Science
4 4 (26.67%) Degree
4 4 (26.67%) PL/SQL
4 4 (26.67%) SQL
5 2 (13.33%) J2EE
5 2 (13.33%) MySQL
5 2 (13.33%) Oracle

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (73.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) MySQL
2 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 15 (100.00%) Selenium
2 11 (73.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (73.33%) FitNesse
2 11 (73.33%) Cucumber
2 11 (73.33%) SpecFlow
3 2 (13.33%) Ant
3 2 (13.33%) Toad
3 2 (13.33%) JMeter
3 2 (13.33%) JIRA
3 2 (13.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 11 (73.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) QA Analyst
1 11 (73.33%) Analyst
1 11 (73.33%) Test Analyst
1 11 (73.33%) QA Test Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Tester
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (86.67%) Web Services
2 11 (73.33%) XML
2 11 (73.33%) XSD
2 11 (73.33%) SOAP
2 11 (73.33%) WSDL
3 2 (13.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Life Science
2 2 (13.33%) Mathematics
2 2 (13.33%) Chemistry
2 2 (13.33%) Biology
2 2 (13.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) UNIX
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
1 2 (13.33%) Solaris
1 2 (13.33%) Linux
1 2 (13.33%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Software Testing
1 13 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (73.33%) Test Planning
3 4 (26.67%) Test Scripting
4 2 (13.33%) Scrum
4 2 (13.33%) Automated Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (13.33%) V-Model
4 2 (13.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) PL/SQL
1 4 (26.67%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) Java
2 2 (13.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 15 (100.00%) ISEB
2 4 (26.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (26.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (73.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 13 (86.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) Microsoft
1 13 (86.67%) HP
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle