The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 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 Kent region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Management
Rank 96 84 75
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -9
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 1 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.090% 0.57% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.78% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 2
Average salary £38,500 £47,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.94% +40.74%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -6.66%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
931 773 642
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 83.80% 72.92% 77.26%
Number of salaries quoted 807 660 583
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Test Management
South East

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 30 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
Tunbridge Wells - 1 £38,500 -
Test Management
South East

Test Management
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (60.00%) Performance Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (60.00%) ISEB
3 2 (40.00%) SOA
3 2 (40.00%) HP
3 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (40.00%) JIRA
3 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (20.00%) QA
4 1 (20.00%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (20.00%) Logistics
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (20.00%) TestDirector
4 1 (20.00%) LoadRunner

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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.

Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) JIRA
2 1 (20.00%) TestDirector
2 1 (20.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Test Manager
2 3 (60.00%) Portfolio Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (60.00%) Performance Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (40.00%) SOA
3 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (20.00%) Logistics
4 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) ISEB
2 1 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (20.00%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) HP