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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Management
Rank 89 92 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 15 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.03% 0.60% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.23% 0.71% -
Number of salaries quoted 13 7 0
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
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
1216 980 883
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 83.69% 83.76% 78.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1000 707 747
Average salary £43,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.44% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,700 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £61,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.67%

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
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Management across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

Test Management Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 10 (50.00%) HP
1 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (50.00%) Release Management
1 10 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 10 (50.00%) SDLC
2 9 (45.00%) Test Automation
3 8 (40.00%) Validation
3 8 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 8 (40.00%) Atlassian
3 8 (40.00%) SCCM
3 8 (40.00%) BEA
4 7 (35.00%) SC Cleared
4 7 (35.00%) Performance Testing
4 7 (35.00%) Test Scripting
4 7 (35.00%) JIRA
5 6 (30.00%) Regression Testing
5 6 (30.00%) QA
5 6 (30.00%) System Integration Testing
6 5 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (25.00%) Test Strategy
6 5 (25.00%) Selenium
6 5 (25.00%) Software Testing
6 5 (25.00%) ISTQB
6 5 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (25.00%) Scrum
6 5 (25.00%) ISEB
6 5 (25.00%) Java
7 4 (20.00%) SQL
7 4 (20.00%) ITIL
7 4 (20.00%) Microsoft

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 (5.00%) JBoss
1 1 (5.00%) CICS
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Summit
2 1 (5.00%) Remedy ITSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) DB2
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (35.00%) JIRA
2 5 (25.00%) Selenium
2 5 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (15.00%) Bugzilla
4 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (5.00%) HP UFT
4 1 (5.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Automotive
2 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Test Manager
2 7 (35.00%) Environment Manager
3 6 (30.00%) Test Environment Manager
4 5 (25.00%) Analyst
4 5 (25.00%) Test Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Test Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Performance Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Programme Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Programme Test Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Performance Test Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Automation Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Test Automation Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Head of Testing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (5.00%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (10.00%) UNIX
3 1 (5.00%) Windows
3 1 (5.00%) Linux
3 1 (5.00%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (50.00%) Release Management
1 10 (50.00%) SDLC
2 9 (45.00%) Test Automation
3 8 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 8 (40.00%) Validation
4 7 (35.00%) Performance Testing
4 7 (35.00%) Test Scripting
5 6 (30.00%) Regression Testing
5 6 (30.00%) System Integration Testing
6 5 (25.00%) Software Testing
6 5 (25.00%) Test Strategy
6 5 (25.00%) Scrum
6 5 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (20.00%) ITIL
8 3 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (15.00%) Manual Testing
8 3 (15.00%) Functional Testing
8 3 (15.00%) Non-Functional Testing
8 3 (15.00%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) Java
2 4 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (5.00%) JCL
3 1 (5.00%) Perl
3 1 (5.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (35.00%) SC Cleared
3 5 (25.00%) ISEB
3 5 (25.00%) ISTQB
4 4 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (30.00%) QA
2 3 (15.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 8 (40.00%) SCCM
2 1 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) HP
2 8 (40.00%) BEA
2 8 (40.00%) Atlassian
3 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (15.00%) Symbian
5 2 (10.00%) EMC
5 2 (10.00%) F5
5 2 (10.00%) McAfee
5 2 (10.00%) Computacenter
6 1 (5.00%) BMC
6 1 (5.00%) Remedy
6 1 (5.00%) IBM
6 1 (5.00%) Oracle
6 1 (5.00%) SAP