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 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Management
Rank 84 107 90
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -17
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 10 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.04% 0.33% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.30% 0.40% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 4
Average salary £40,000 £44,250 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.60% -4.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £34,050 £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £45,700 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
772 995 948
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 80.08% 81.56% 75.18%
Number of salaries quoted 691 784 784
Average salary £42,500 £43,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,650 £29,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £72,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Management within the Kent region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015. 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
Dover +8 2 £47,500 +58.33%
Canterbury - 2 £37,500 -
Test Management
South East

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 4 May 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%) Stakeholder Management
1 9 (90.00%) Software Testing
1 9 (90.00%) Project Management
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%) QuickTest Pro
4 3 (30.00%) LoadRunner
4 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
4 3 (30.00%) ISTQB
4 3 (30.00%) Automated Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
5 2 (20.00%) Programme Management
5 2 (20.00%) Electronics
5 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
5 2 (20.00%) Finance
5 2 (20.00%) Marketing
5 2 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (20.00%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (20.00%) UML
5 2 (20.00%) ERP
5 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (20.00%) Java

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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%) Selenium
1 3 (30.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 3 (30.00%) LoadRunner
2 1 (10.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (20.00%) Electronics
1 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
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%) Testing Manager
3 1 (10.00%) QA Test 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%) Stakeholder Management
1 9 (90.00%) Software Testing
1 9 (90.00%) Project Management
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%) PRINCE2
4 3 (30.00%) Automated Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Programme Management
5 2 (20.00%) UML
5 2 (20.00%) ERP
5 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
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%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (10.00%) Degree
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%) SAP
2 2 (20.00%) JD Edwards
Chatham, Kent
JNC Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000.00 per annum + Loads of benefits/bonuses etc
Posted: 11 days ago