The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Hertfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Management
Rank 144 117 148
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +31
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 4 15 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.16% 0.70% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.91% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 1
Average salary £58,750 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.23% +21.42%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- -2.29%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1966 1657 1941
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 79.08% 77.57% 73.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1612 1246 1571
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £64,500 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Test Management
East of England

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 22 July 2014.

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 22 July 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
Watford - 2 £55,000 -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £70,000 -
Test Management
East of England

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 8 (53.33%) ITIL
1 8 (53.33%) PRINCE2
1 8 (53.33%) Six Sigma
1 8 (53.33%) Project Management
1 8 (53.33%) Finance
1 8 (53.33%) Retail
1 8 (53.33%) Lean Six Sigma
1 8 (53.33%) QMS
1 8 (53.33%) FMCG
2 7 (46.67%) MS Excel
3 6 (40.00%) MS Project
3 6 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (33.33%) Degree
4 5 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
5 4 (26.67%) SharePoint
5 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
5 4 (26.67%) ISEB
5 4 (26.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (26.67%) PMP
5 4 (26.67%) PMI Certification
5 4 (26.67%) PRINCE
5 4 (26.67%) Software Testing
5 4 (26.67%) ISTQB
5 4 (26.67%) Test Strategy
6 3 (20.00%) SAP
6 3 (20.00%) Windows
6 3 (20.00%) E-Commerce
6 3 (20.00%) Windows XP
6 3 (20.00%) LAN

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (26.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (46.67%) MS Excel
2 6 (40.00%) MS Project
3 1 (6.67%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 3 (20.00%) SAP FI
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) LAN
1 3 (20.00%) SAN
2 1 (6.67%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) OLAP
2 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (6.67%) Star Schema
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (6.67%) PerformancePoint
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 3 (20.00%) JIRA
1 3 (20.00%) Selenium
2 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (53.33%) Finance
1 8 (53.33%) Retail
2 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Project Manager
2 5 (33.33%) Senior Manager
2 5 (33.33%) Senior Project Manager
2 5 (33.33%) IT Project Manager
3 4 (26.67%) Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Test Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Senior IT Project Manager
5 2 (13.33%) Test Manager
5 2 (13.33%) Technical Manager
6 1 (6.67%) IT Programme Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Test Leader
6 1 (6.67%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) FMCG
2 3 (20.00%) EPoS
3 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
1 3 (20.00%) Windows XP
1 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) ITIL
1 8 (53.33%) PRINCE2
1 8 (53.33%) Six Sigma
1 8 (53.33%) Project Management
1 8 (53.33%) Lean Six Sigma
1 8 (53.33%) QMS
2 5 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (26.67%) PRINCE
3 4 (26.67%) Software Testing
3 4 (26.67%) Test Strategy
4 3 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 3 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (20.00%) Performance Testing
4 3 (20.00%) Compatibility Testing
4 3 (20.00%) Integration Testing
4 3 (20.00%) Web Testing
4 3 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 3 (20.00%) Regression Testing
4 3 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (20.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Degree
2 4 (26.67%) ISEB
2 4 (26.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (26.67%) PMP
2 4 (26.67%) PMI Certification
2 4 (26.67%) ISTQB
3 3 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) Citrix
2 3 (20.00%) Google
2 3 (20.00%) SAP