The table below looks at the statistics for Test Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Management over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Management
Rank 90 94 96
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +2
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 3 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.26% 0.18% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 0.23% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Average salary £38,000 £47,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +8.43%
Test Management
Buckinghamshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
885 880 958
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 77.56% 80.88% 84.70%
Number of salaries quoted 670 721 785
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Test Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Test Management Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Test Management
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Test Management Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 8 (88.89%) Finance
2 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (77.78%) Automated Testing
2 7 (77.78%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) Visual Studio
3 4 (44.44%) N-Tier
3 4 (44.44%) Regression Testing
3 4 (44.44%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (44.44%) Integration Testing
3 4 (44.44%) System Testing
3 4 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 3 (33.33%) WebDriver
4 3 (33.33%) Waterfall
4 3 (33.33%) BDD
4 3 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (33.33%) Automation Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database
4 3 (33.33%) Line Management
4 3 (33.33%) Selenium
4 3 (33.33%) JMeter
4 3 (33.33%) QuickTest Pro
4 3 (33.33%) UNIX
4 3 (33.33%) Windows
4 3 (33.33%) Windows NT
4 3 (33.33%) VBScript
4 3 (33.33%) .NET
4 3 (33.33%) Oracle
4 3 (33.33%) Software Testing
4 3 (33.33%) TDD

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Visual Studio
1 4 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (33.33%) WebDriver
2 3 (33.33%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (33.33%) JMeter
2 3 (33.33%) Selenium
General
1 8 (88.89%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Banking
3 1 (11.11%) Retail
3 1 (11.11%) Retail Banking
3 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Test Manager
1 4 (44.44%) Test Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Test Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Lead Test Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Software Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Functional Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Test Leader
3 1 (11.11%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) UNIX
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
1 3 (33.33%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (77.78%) Automated Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Regression Testing
2 4 (44.44%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Integration Testing
2 4 (44.44%) System Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 3 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 3 (33.33%) BDD
3 3 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (33.33%) TDD
3 3 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Automation Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Line Management
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (11.11%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) VBScript
2 3 (33.33%) C#
2 3 (33.33%) Java
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Remedy