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 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Management
Rank 111 84 -
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 2 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.16% 0.74% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 1.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 0
Average salary £45,000 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £43,761 £42,500 £43,448
% change year-on-year
+2.96% -2.18%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1042 903 571
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 81.41% 74.26% 71.29%
Number of salaries quoted 818 750 492
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £26,215
10% offered a salary of more than £58,700 £51,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,052
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.12%
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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Vacancies
Folkestone - 1 - -
Test Management
South East

Test Management
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 4 (50.00%) HP
2 4 (50.00%) ISEB
2 4 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (37.50%) Test Strategy
3 3 (37.50%) Software Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Programme Management
4 2 (25.00%) MS Office
4 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (25.00%) Change Management
4 2 (25.00%) Portfolio Management
4 2 (25.00%) Performance Management
4 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (12.50%) Borland
5 1 (12.50%) SilkTest
5 1 (12.50%) JIRA

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SilkTest
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Test Manager
2 4 (50.00%) Programme Manager
2 4 (50.00%) Programme Test Manager
3 2 (25.00%) UAT Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Test Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 4 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (37.50%) Test Strategy
2 3 (37.50%) Software Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (25.00%) Change Management
3 2 (25.00%) Portfolio Management
3 2 (25.00%) Performance Management
3 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 4 (50.00%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (12.50%) Borland
Kent
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 8 days ago