The table below looks at the statistics for Test Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Management over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Management
Rank 458 411 405
Rank change year-on-year
-47 -6
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 187 202 254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.41% 0.46% 0.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.49% 0.55% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 126 144 227
Average salary £58,250 £55,000 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.90% +1.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,600 £41,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £77,500 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -5.26%
Test Management
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 London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
38449 36671 40469
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 83.70% 83.63% 81.48%
Number of salaries quoted 31645 30415 34772
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Test Management
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Test Management Jobs Demand Trend in London

Test Management
Salary Trend in London

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

Test Management Salary Trend in London

Test Management
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Management across the London region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Test Management Salary Histogram in London

Test Management
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Management within the London region over the 3 months to 18 September 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
City of London +29 47 £59,500 +3.47% 7
Docklands, London - 3 £49,000 -
Canary Wharf - 3 £53,000 -
Croydon -9 2 £42,750 -
Hammersmith -1 1 - -
Edgware - 1 £60,000 -
Surbiton - 1 £55,000 -
Test Management
England

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the London 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.

1 199 (44.42%) QA
2 191 (42.63%) User Acceptance Testing
2 191 (42.63%) Finance
3 168 (37.50%) Software Testing
4 164 (36.61%) Agile Software Development
5 152 (33.93%) ISEB
6 114 (25.45%) Stakeholder Management
7 113 (25.22%) HP Quality Center
8 106 (23.66%) HP
9 95 (21.21%) ISTQB
9 95 (21.21%) Test Strategy
10 84 (18.75%) Security Cleared
11 73 (16.29%) Degree
12 71 (15.85%) Selenium
13 67 (14.96%) SQL
14 66 (14.73%) Test Automation
15 65 (14.51%) PRINCE2
15 65 (14.51%) Banking
16 61 (13.62%) Retail
17 56 (12.50%) Scrum
17 56 (12.50%) Test Scripting
18 55 (12.28%) System Testing
18 55 (12.28%) Regression Testing
19 54 (12.05%) C#
19 54 (12.05%) JIRA
20 49 (10.94%) Performance Testing
20 49 (10.94%) Project Management
21 48 (10.71%) Microsoft
21 48 (10.71%) Security Testing
22 47 (10.49%) QuickTest Pro

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 32 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 10 (2.23%) WebSphere
2 10 (2.23%) CMS
3 7 (1.56%) WebSphere Application Server
3 7 (1.56%) Confluence
4 6 (1.34%) IIS
5 5 (1.12%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (0.89%) WebLogic
6 4 (0.89%) WebSphere Process Server
7 3 (0.67%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.22%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.22%) Lync
Applications
1 41 (9.15%) MS Excel
2 38 (8.48%) MS Office
3 15 (3.35%) MS Project
4 12 (2.68%) MS Visio
5 9 (2.01%) Adobe Illustrator
5 9 (2.01%) InDesign
5 9 (2.01%) Adobe Premiere
5 9 (2.01%) Photoshop
6 5 (1.12%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.22%) Maya
Business Applications
1 27 (6.03%) SAP FI
2 26 (5.80%) SAP FI/CO
2 26 (5.80%) SAP CO
3 12 (2.68%) JDE OneWorld
4 3 (0.67%) Oracle ERP
4 3 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.45%) Markit EDM
5 2 (0.45%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.22%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.22%) PeopleSoft Financials
6 1 (0.22%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.22%) Temenos T24
6 1 (0.22%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.79%) SaaS
2 4 (0.89%) GitHub
3 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (3.79%) Internet
2 11 (2.46%) HTTP
3 8 (1.79%) MVNO
4 5 (1.12%) Firewall
4 5 (1.12%) SSL
4 5 (1.12%) Network Security
5 1 (0.22%) SMS
5 1 (0.22%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (6.92%) SQL Server
2 11 (2.46%) Relational Database
3 8 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (0.67%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.45%) QlikView
5 2 (0.45%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.22%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.22%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.22%) Big Data
6 1 (0.22%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 71 (15.85%) Selenium
2 54 (12.05%) JIRA
3 47 (10.49%) QuickTest Pro
4 32 (7.14%) Visual Studio
5 30 (6.70%) Team Foundation Server
6 25 (5.58%) LoadRunner
7 24 (5.36%) WebDriver
8 23 (5.13%) SpecFlow
9 19 (4.24%) Cucumber
10 16 (3.57%) TeamCity
11 15 (3.35%) Subversion
12 10 (2.23%) FitNesse
12 10 (2.23%) JMeter
13 8 (1.79%) Visual Studio Team System
14 7 (1.56%) Bugzilla
14 7 (1.56%) Calabash
15 5 (1.12%) TestDirector
15 5 (1.12%) MSBuild
16 4 (0.89%) RubyMine
16 4 (0.89%) JUnit
General
1 191 (42.63%) Finance
2 65 (14.51%) Banking
3 61 (13.62%) Retail
4 37 (8.26%) Telecoms
5 29 (6.47%) Publishing
6 22 (4.91%) Investment Banking
7 17 (3.79%) Games
8 16 (3.57%) Marketing
9 8 (1.79%) Pharmaceutical
9 8 (1.79%) Advertising
10 7 (1.56%) Front Office
11 6 (1.34%) Retail Banking
11 6 (1.34%) Back Office
12 3 (0.67%) Legal
12 3 (0.67%) Local Government
12 3 (0.67%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.45%) Billing
14 1 (0.22%) Law
Job Titles
1 202 (45.09%) Test Manager
2 83 (18.53%) Consultant
3 62 (13.84%) Test Consultant
4 55 (12.28%) Analyst
5 47 (10.49%) Test Analyst
6 41 (9.15%) QA Manager
7 34 (7.59%) QA Test Manager
8 33 (7.37%) Tester
9 31 (6.92%) Programme Manager
10 29 (6.47%) Programme Test Manager
11 19 (4.24%) Senior Consultant
12 18 (4.02%) Senior Test Consultant
13 17 (3.79%) Test Engineer
13 17 (3.79%) QA Engineer
14 16 (3.57%) Development Manager
14 16 (3.57%) Project Manager
15 15 (3.35%) Senior Manager
15 15 (3.35%) Systems Engineer
15 15 (3.35%) QA Consultant
15 15 (3.35%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (9.60%) .NET
2 41 (9.15%) XML
3 30 (6.70%) HTML
4 24 (5.36%) CSS
5 19 (4.24%) ASP.NET
6 17 (3.79%) WCF
7 16 (3.57%) XML Messaging
8 15 (3.35%) CSS3
9 14 (3.13%) .NET Framework
10 12 (2.68%) jQuery
10 12 (2.68%) LINQ
10 12 (2.68%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 9 (2.01%) Web Services
12 7 (1.56%) JMS
13 6 (1.34%) SOAP
14 5 (1.12%) Middleware
14 5 (1.12%) XSD
14 5 (1.12%) Apache Flex
15 4 (0.89%) REST
15 4 (0.89%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 26 (5.80%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (4.46%) Computer Science
2 20 (4.46%) Management Information System
3 13 (2.90%) Derivative
4 11 (2.46%) Statistics
5 10 (2.23%) Open Source
6 9 (2.01%) Fixed Income
6 9 (2.01%) Copywriting
7 6 (1.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 6 (1.34%) Equities
8 5 (1.12%) Mobile App
9 4 (0.89%) Client/Server
10 3 (0.67%) AS400
10 3 (0.67%) Equity Derivative
10 3 (0.67%) N-Tier
10 3 (0.67%) Reference Data
10 3 (0.67%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (0.67%) Mobile Banking
11 2 (0.45%) SWIFT
11 2 (0.45%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 26 (5.80%) Windows
2 24 (5.36%) Linux
3 13 (2.90%) UNIX
4 9 (2.01%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (1.79%) CentOS
5 8 (1.79%) Ubuntu
5 8 (1.79%) Debian
6 3 (0.67%) Android
6 3 (0.67%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.45%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.22%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 191 (42.63%) User Acceptance Testing
2 168 (37.50%) Software Testing
3 164 (36.61%) Agile Software Development
4 114 (25.45%) Stakeholder Management
5 95 (21.21%) Test Strategy
6 66 (14.73%) Test Automation
7 65 (14.51%) PRINCE2
8 56 (12.50%) Scrum
8 56 (12.50%) Test Scripting
9 55 (12.28%) System Testing
9 55 (12.28%) Regression Testing
10 49 (10.94%) Performance Testing
10 49 (10.94%) Project Management
11 48 (10.71%) Security Testing
12 46 (10.27%) Migration
13 41 (9.15%) Risk Management
13 41 (9.15%) Manual Testing
14 40 (8.93%) Data Migration
15 37 (8.26%) Test Planning
16 36 (8.04%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 67 (14.96%) SQL
2 54 (12.05%) C#
3 29 (6.47%) Java
4 18 (4.02%) JavaScript
5 13 (2.90%) ABAP
6 11 (2.46%) Shell Script
6 11 (2.46%) VBScript
7 10 (2.23%) T-SQL
7 10 (2.23%) C
8 9 (2.01%) Ruby
8 9 (2.01%) Python
8 9 (2.01%) C++
9 7 (1.56%) VB.NET
10 6 (1.34%) VBA
11 5 (1.12%) PL/SQL
11 5 (1.12%) PowerShell
12 4 (0.89%) XPath
12 4 (0.89%) Perl
12 4 (0.89%) PHP
13 3 (0.67%) Korn
Qualifications
1 152 (33.93%) ISEB
2 95 (21.21%) ISTQB
3 84 (18.75%) Security Cleared
4 73 (16.29%) Degree
5 31 (6.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 31 (6.92%) SC Cleared
6 9 (2.01%) CCNP
6 9 (2.01%) CISSP
6 9 (2.01%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (2.01%) CISM
6 9 (2.01%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 8 (1.79%) OSCP
7 8 (1.79%) OSCE
7 8 (1.79%) CEH
8 7 (1.56%) Brainbench
9 5 (1.12%) BC Cleared
10 3 (0.67%) PMP
10 3 (0.67%) PMI Certification
11 2 (0.45%) DV Cleared
12 1 (0.22%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 199 (44.42%) QA
2 9 (2.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (1.79%) PCI DSS
4 7 (1.56%) SLA
5 5 (1.12%) Solvency II
6 2 (0.45%) COBIT
7 1 (0.22%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (0.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.45%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.22%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.22%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 113 (25.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 106 (23.66%) HP
2 48 (10.71%) Microsoft
3 31 (6.92%) SAP
4 26 (5.80%) Salesforce.com
5 22 (4.91%) IBM
6 20 (4.46%) Oracle
7 16 (3.57%) Adobe
8 13 (2.90%) Cerillion
9 5 (1.12%) Charles River
10 4 (0.89%) ServiceNow
10 4 (0.89%) Informatica
10 4 (0.89%) Software AG
11 3 (0.67%) VMware
11 3 (0.67%) Perforce
11 3 (0.67%) Capita
11 3 (0.67%) TIBCO
11 3 (0.67%) Altova
12 2 (0.45%) Vermilion
12 2 (0.45%) hybris
13 1 (0.22%) Kofax
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Capita IT Professional Services
Posted: Yesterday
London
Spring Technology
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum basic + bonus (up to 36%) +++
Posted: 3 days ago
London
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £45000 - £58000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Sogeti
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Arnold Ash Ltd
Posted: 10 days ago
West London
Agilisys Professional Services Ltd
Salary: Competitive based on experience
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £75000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + bens
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The People Network
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Flexible benefits
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Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
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