The table below looks at the statistics for Test Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Management over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Management
Rank 120 130 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 26 14 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.20% 0.69% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.46% 0.84% -
Number of salaries quoted 24 7 0
Average salary £53,500 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.72% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.52% -
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 Hertfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1783 1667 1557
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 82.43% 82.04% 78.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1505 1293 1159
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Test Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Test Management Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Test Management
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Test Management Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Test Management
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Management across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Test Management Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Test Management
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Management within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(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
Watford +11 7 £50,000 -23.07%
Hemel Hempstead - 4 £28,500 -
Hertford - 3 £62,500 -
Rickmansworth - 1 £45,000 -
Royston - 1 - -
Test Management
East of England

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 26 (72.22%) HP
2 20 (55.56%) QA
3 18 (50.00%) HP UFT
4 16 (44.44%) Finance
5 15 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (36.11%) SQL
6 13 (36.11%) Test Strategy
7 12 (33.33%) Selenium
7 12 (33.33%) LoadRunner
8 11 (30.56%) Regression Testing
8 11 (30.56%) Test Automation
9 10 (27.78%) Oracle Database
9 10 (27.78%) Quality Management
9 10 (27.78%) Manufacturing
9 10 (27.78%) Pharmaceutical
9 10 (27.78%) Oracle
9 10 (27.78%) SAP
10 9 (25.00%) Cucumber
10 9 (25.00%) ISTQB
11 8 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
11 8 (22.22%) Functional Testing
11 8 (22.22%) Unix
11 8 (22.22%) Java
11 8 (22.22%) PL/SQL
11 8 (22.22%) Data Modelling
11 8 (22.22%) Scrum
12 7 (19.44%) Manual Testing
13 6 (16.67%) Mentoring
13 6 (16.67%) Linux
13 6 (16.67%) ITIL

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 4 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 4 (11.11%) MS Project
1 4 (11.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (8.33%) BASE24
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) LAN
1 1 (2.78%) VoIP
1 1 (2.78%) WAN
1 1 (2.78%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.78%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 18 (50.00%) HP UFT
2 12 (33.33%) LoadRunner
2 12 (33.33%) Selenium
3 9 (25.00%) Cucumber
4 5 (13.89%) Jenkins
4 5 (13.89%) JIRA
5 4 (11.11%) Toad
6 3 (8.33%) JMeter
6 3 (8.33%) TestNG
General
1 16 (44.44%) Finance
2 10 (27.78%) Manufacturing
2 10 (27.78%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (11.11%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.78%) Banking
4 1 (2.78%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.78%) Games
4 1 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (30.56%) Analyst
1 11 (30.56%) Test Analyst
2 10 (27.78%) QA Manager
2 10 (27.78%) SAP Manager
2 10 (27.78%) SAP Test Manager
2 10 (27.78%) Test Manager
3 8 (22.22%) SAP Testing Manager
3 8 (22.22%) Testing Manager
4 4 (11.11%) Operations Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) Test Leader
5 3 (8.33%) Senior Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Senior Service Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Senior Test Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Technical Leader
6 2 (5.56%) OAT Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Oracle Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) QA Test Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Tivoli Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) UAT Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) UAT Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) Data Integration
2 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.78%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (22.22%) Unix
2 6 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (2.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (36.11%) Test Strategy
3 11 (30.56%) Regression Testing
3 11 (30.56%) Test Automation
4 10 (27.78%) Quality Management
5 8 (22.22%) Data Modelling
5 8 (22.22%) Functional Testing
5 8 (22.22%) Scrum
6 7 (19.44%) Manual Testing
7 6 (16.67%) ITIL
7 6 (16.67%) Mentoring
8 5 (13.89%) Service Delivery
9 4 (11.11%) Operational Acceptance Testing
9 4 (11.11%) Software Testing
9 4 (11.11%) Test Scripting
9 4 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (11.11%) Volume Testing
10 3 (8.33%) Resource Management
10 3 (8.33%) V-Model
10 3 (8.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 13 (36.11%) SQL
2 8 (22.22%) Java
2 8 (22.22%) PL/SQL
3 5 (13.89%) Shell Script
4 3 (8.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 9 (25.00%) ISTQB
2 6 (16.67%) ISEB
3 4 (11.11%) ISEB Practitioner
3 4 (11.11%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 3 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.78%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (55.56%) QA
2 3 (8.33%) ISO 8583
2 3 (8.33%) ISO20022
2 3 (8.33%) SLA
Systems Management
1 8 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (11.11%) Tivoli
3 2 (5.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 26 (72.22%) HP
2 10 (27.78%) Oracle
2 10 (27.78%) SAP
3 6 (16.67%) IBM
4 2 (5.56%) Atlassian
5 1 (2.78%) Apple