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 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 130 126 166
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +40
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 14 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.59% 0.25% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.76% 0.33% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 4
Average salary £62,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.05% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £36,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £50,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
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
1854 1497 2391
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 78.43% 75.49% 76.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1512 1210 1927
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £64,000 £68,600
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 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 21 October 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 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
Watford -10 6 £65,000 +10.63% 1
Hemel Hempstead - 5 £40,000 - 1
Borehamwood - 1 - -
Welwyn Garden City - 1 - -
Test Management
East of England

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 (78.95%) Finance
2 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (47.37%) Degree
2 9 (47.37%) Six Sigma
3 8 (42.11%) Project Management
3 8 (42.11%) ITIL
3 8 (42.11%) PRINCE2
3 8 (42.11%) QA
3 8 (42.11%) Test Scripting
4 7 (36.84%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (36.84%) Test Planning
5 6 (31.58%) Banking
5 6 (31.58%) CMMI
6 5 (26.32%) Wi-Fi
6 5 (26.32%) Wireless
6 5 (26.32%) Telecoms
6 5 (26.32%) Internet
6 5 (26.32%) ISEB
6 5 (26.32%) HP Quality Center
6 5 (26.32%) User Experience
7 4 (21.05%) Test Strategy
7 4 (21.05%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (15.79%) Lean Six Sigma
8 3 (15.79%) QMS
8 3 (15.79%) FMCG
8 3 (15.79%) Retail
8 3 (15.79%) PMP
8 3 (15.79%) PMI Certification
9 2 (10.53%) SAP FI
9 2 (10.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Project
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) SAP FI
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) Wi-Fi
1 5 (26.32%) Wireless
1 5 (26.32%) Internet
2 2 (10.53%) SAN
2 2 (10.53%) LAN
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Bugzilla
1 2 (10.53%) JIRA
2 1 (5.26%) JMeter
General
1 15 (78.95%) Finance
2 6 (31.58%) Banking
3 5 (26.32%) Telecoms
4 3 (15.79%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (84.21%) Test Manager
2 5 (26.32%) Consultant
2 5 (26.32%) Test Consultant
3 3 (15.79%) Project Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Applications Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Test Leader
5 1 (5.26%) IT Programme Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Programme Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) User Experience
2 3 (15.79%) FMCG
3 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
3 2 (10.53%) EPoS
4 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
1 2 (10.53%) Windows XP
1 2 (10.53%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (47.37%) Six Sigma
2 8 (42.11%) Project Management
2 8 (42.11%) ITIL
2 8 (42.11%) PRINCE2
2 8 (42.11%) Test Scripting
3 7 (36.84%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (36.84%) Test Planning
4 6 (31.58%) CMMI
5 4 (21.05%) Test Strategy
5 4 (21.05%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (15.79%) Lean Six Sigma
6 3 (15.79%) QMS
7 2 (10.53%) Change Management
7 2 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (10.53%) Logistics
7 2 (10.53%) V-Model
7 2 (10.53%) Test Automation
7 2 (10.53%) Integration Testing
8 1 (5.26%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (47.37%) Degree
2 5 (26.32%) ISEB
3 3 (15.79%) PMP
3 3 (15.79%) PMI Certification
4 2 (10.53%) ISTQB
4 2 (10.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (5.26%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (42.11%) QA
2 2 (10.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (5.26%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Citrix
1 2 (10.53%) SAP
2 1 (5.26%) HP
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
TJX
Salary: Unspecified £Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago