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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Management
Rank 97 92 88
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -4
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 4 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.38% 0.19% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 0.22% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 3
Average salary - £35,250 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -35.90%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.52% -
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
937 892 857
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 88.31% 84.31% 80.17%
Number of salaries quoted 810 678 688
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 8 February 2016, 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 6 (75.00%) ISEB
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (75.00%) ISTQB
1 6 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (62.50%) Test Strategy
2 5 (62.50%) Defect Management
2 5 (62.50%) BPSS Clearance
2 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 5 (62.50%) Project Management
3 4 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 4 (50.00%) Open Source
3 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 4 (50.00%) Risk Management
4 3 (37.50%) QA
4 3 (37.50%) Test Scripting
4 3 (37.50%) Unix
4 3 (37.50%) Oracle
5 2 (25.00%) SAP
5 2 (25.00%) SQL
5 2 (25.00%) HP UFT
5 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
6 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
6 1 (12.50%) Performance Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Selenium
6 1 (12.50%) Requirements Management
6 1 (12.50%) JMeter
6 1 (12.50%) Banking

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (12.50%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) HP UFT
2 1 (12.50%) JMeter
2 1 (12.50%) LoadRunner
2 1 (12.50%) Selenium
2 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Test Manager
2 4 (50.00%) Programme Manager
2 4 (50.00%) Programme Test Manager
2 4 (50.00%) Test Programme Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Test Leader
4 1 (12.50%) Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Automation Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Test Leader
4 1 (12.50%) Selenium Test Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Unix
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Defect Management
2 5 (62.50%) Project Management
2 5 (62.50%) Test Strategy
3 4 (50.00%) Open Source
3 4 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 4 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 4 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (37.50%) Test Scripting
5 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
6 1 (12.50%) Change Management
6 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (12.50%) Demand Management
6 1 (12.50%) Functional Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
6 1 (12.50%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Performance Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Requirements Management
6 1 (12.50%) SDLC
6 1 (12.50%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) ISEB
1 6 (75.00%) ISTQB
1 6 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (62.50%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (12.50%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) SAP
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix
3 1 (12.50%) HP
3 1 (12.50%) IBM
3 1 (12.50%) Informatica