The table below looks at the statistics for Test Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Management over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Management
Rank - 102 90
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 0 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent - 0.090% 0.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.11% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Average salary - £38,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -18.94%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
Test Management
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
920 940 794
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 84.02% 85.07% 74.91%
Number of salaries quoted 801 808 675
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £67,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

Test Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Test Management Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Test Management
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Test Management Salary Trend in Kent

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 9 (90.00%) Project Management
1 9 (90.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 9 (90.00%) Software Testing
1 9 (90.00%) Test Strategy
1 9 (90.00%) Line Management
2 7 (70.00%) Mentoring
2 7 (70.00%) People Management
2 7 (70.00%) Supplier Management
3 4 (40.00%) HP
3 4 (40.00%) QA
3 4 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Selenium
4 3 (30.00%) Test Planning
4 3 (30.00%) Automated Testing
4 3 (30.00%) ISTQB
4 3 (30.00%) HP UFT
4 3 (30.00%) LoadRunner
4 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
5 2 (20.00%) UML
5 2 (20.00%) ERP
5 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (20.00%) Java
5 2 (20.00%) SQL
5 2 (20.00%) VBA
5 2 (20.00%) .NET
5 2 (20.00%) SAP
5 2 (20.00%) XML
5 2 (20.00%) JD Edwards
5 2 (20.00%) Electronics
5 2 (20.00%) Telecoms

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (20.00%) Dynamics AX
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) HP UFT
1 3 (30.00%) LoadRunner
1 3 (30.00%) Selenium
2 1 (10.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (20.00%) Electronics
1 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
1 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (20.00%) Marketing
2 1 (10.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Test Manager
2 2 (20.00%) QA Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Head of Testing
3 1 (10.00%) QA Test Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Testing Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
1 2 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) DTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Project Management
1 9 (90.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 9 (90.00%) Software Testing
1 9 (90.00%) Test Strategy
1 9 (90.00%) Line Management
2 7 (70.00%) Mentoring
2 7 (70.00%) People Management
2 7 (70.00%) Supplier Management
3 4 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Test Planning
4 3 (30.00%) Automated Testing
4 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
5 2 (20.00%) UML
5 2 (20.00%) ERP
5 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (20.00%) Programme Management
5 2 (20.00%) Resource Management
5 2 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
6 1 (10.00%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) Java
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
1 2 (20.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (10.00%) Degree
3 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) HP
2 2 (20.00%) JD Edwards
2 2 (20.00%) SAP
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Posted: 6 days ago
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