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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Management
Rank 134 127 156
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +29
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 11 1 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.46% 0.053% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.60% 0.071% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 12
Average salary £65,000 £52,500 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.80% +7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
1847 1416 2355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 77.93% 74.80% 77.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1456 1079 1994
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £61,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
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 19 December 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 -14 7 £65,000 +23.80%
St Albans - 3 £55,000 -
Welwyn Garden City - 1 - -
Test Management
East of England

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 15 (75.00%) Finance
2 14 (70.00%) QA
3 12 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (50.00%) Degree
5 9 (45.00%) CMMI
5 9 (45.00%) Six Sigma
5 9 (45.00%) Banking
6 7 (35.00%) Test Planning
7 6 (30.00%) Test Scripting
8 5 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (25.00%) Test Strategy
8 5 (25.00%) Project Management
8 5 (25.00%) ITIL
8 5 (25.00%) PRINCE2
8 5 (25.00%) Internet
8 5 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
8 5 (25.00%) Wireless
8 5 (25.00%) Telecoms
8 5 (25.00%) User Experience
9 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (20.00%) SQL
10 3 (15.00%) ISEB
10 3 (15.00%) .NET
10 3 (15.00%) TeamCity
10 3 (15.00%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (15.00%) Cucumber
10 3 (15.00%) SpecFlow
10 3 (15.00%) Automated Testing
10 3 (15.00%) HP Quality Center
10 3 (15.00%) NUnit

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) Internet
1 5 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
1 5 (25.00%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) NUnit
1 3 (15.00%) TeamCity
1 3 (15.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (15.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (15.00%) SpecFlow
2 2 (10.00%) JIRA
2 2 (10.00%) Bugzilla
3 1 (5.00%) JMeter
General
1 15 (75.00%) Finance
2 9 (45.00%) Banking
3 5 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (85.00%) Test Manager
2 8 (40.00%) Consultant
2 8 (40.00%) Test Consultant
3 3 (15.00%) QA Leader
3 3 (15.00%) Senior Software Tester
3 3 (15.00%) Software Tester
3 3 (15.00%) Senior Tester
3 3 (15.00%) Tester
4 2 (10.00%) Applications Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) User Experience
2 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (45.00%) CMMI
2 9 (45.00%) Six Sigma
3 7 (35.00%) Test Planning
4 6 (30.00%) Test Scripting
5 5 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (25.00%) Test Strategy
5 5 (25.00%) Project Management
5 5 (25.00%) ITIL
5 5 (25.00%) PRINCE2
6 3 (15.00%) Automated Testing
7 2 (10.00%) V-Model
7 2 (10.00%) Test Automation
8 1 (5.00%) Waterfall
8 1 (5.00%) Performance Management
8 1 (5.00%) Line Management
8 1 (5.00%) Software Testing
8 1 (5.00%) Migration
8 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (15.00%) ISEB
3 2 (10.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (5.00%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (70.00%) QA
2 1 (5.00%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) HP