The table below looks at the statistics for Test Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Management over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Management
Rank 37 39 42
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 1 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 0.45% 1.34% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.54% 1.59% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 1
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -1.04%
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £41,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-0.60% -3.48%
Test Management
Bedfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
185 251 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 82.96% 83.95% 87.66%
Number of salaries quoted 155 173 247
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Test Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

Test Management Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Test Management
Salary Trend in Luton

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

Test Management Salary Trend in Luton

Test Management
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Luton 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 3 (100.00%) ISEB
1 3 (100.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (66.67%) Bugzilla
2 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) Defect Management
2 2 (66.67%) Rally
2 2 (66.67%) Testopia
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) Office 365
3 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (33.33%) People Management
3 1 (33.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) N-Tier
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Luton 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 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Bugzilla
1 2 (66.67%) Testopia
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Test Manager
2 1 (33.33%) IT Manager
2 1 (33.33%) QA Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) QA Manager
2 1 (33.33%) QA Test Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) QA Test Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (33.33%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Defect Management
1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) People Management
2 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) ISEB
1 3 (100.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Rally
Luton, Bedfordshire
Tui
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
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