The table below looks at the statistics for Test Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Management over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Management
Rank 50 64 -
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 22 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 3.51% 0.94% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.11% 1.13% -
Number of salaries quoted 20 5 0
Average salary £47,000 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.70% -
Test Management
Northamptonshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
535 532 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 85.46% 83.52% 80.00%
Number of salaries quoted 468 451 265
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,100 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Test Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

Test Management Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

Test Management
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Test Management Salary Trend in Northampton

Test Management
Salary Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Management across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

Test Management Salary Histogram in Northampton

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 16 (59.26%) User Acceptance Testing
2 14 (51.85%) Test Strategy
2 14 (51.85%) Finance
2 14 (51.85%) Banking
3 12 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (44.44%) Configuration Management
4 11 (40.74%) Project Management
4 11 (40.74%) Demand Management
4 11 (40.74%) Continuous Improvement
4 11 (40.74%) System Testing
5 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (25.93%) SQL
6 7 (25.93%) QA
7 6 (22.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 6 (22.22%) Degree
7 6 (22.22%) ISEB
8 5 (18.52%) Windows
8 5 (18.52%) Active Directory
8 5 (18.52%) Service Delivery
8 5 (18.52%) Windows 7
9 4 (14.81%) ISTQB
10 3 (11.11%) Computer Science
10 3 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
10 3 (11.11%) Android
10 3 (11.11%) V-Model
10 3 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (11.11%) Relational Database
10 3 (11.11%) Mobile App
10 3 (11.11%) Bug Management
10 3 (11.11%) Integration Testing

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.70%) WebDriver
2 1 (3.70%) SoapUI
2 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.70%) Selenium
General
1 14 (51.85%) Finance
1 14 (51.85%) Banking
2 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (59.26%) Test Manager
2 7 (25.93%) Test Analyst
2 7 (25.93%) Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) Configuration Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Tester
4 2 (7.41%) Test Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) UAT Test Manager
4 2 (7.41%) UAT Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Test Automation Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Programme Test Manager
5 1 (3.70%) QA Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Programme Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Junior
5 1 (3.70%) Junior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (3.70%) SOAP
2 1 (3.70%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Computer Science
1 3 (11.11%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.70%) PMI
2 1 (3.70%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 5 (18.52%) Windows
1 5 (18.52%) Windows 7
2 3 (11.11%) Apple iOS
2 3 (11.11%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (59.26%) User Acceptance Testing
2 14 (51.85%) Test Strategy
3 12 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (44.44%) Configuration Management
4 11 (40.74%) Project Management
4 11 (40.74%) System Testing
4 11 (40.74%) Continuous Improvement
4 11 (40.74%) Demand Management
5 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (18.52%) Service Delivery
7 3 (11.11%) Software Testing
7 3 (11.11%) E-Commerce
7 3 (11.11%) V-Model
7 3 (11.11%) Scrum
7 3 (11.11%) Integration Testing
7 3 (11.11%) Bug Management
8 1 (3.70%) Automation Testing
8 1 (3.70%) Test Scripting
8 1 (3.70%) Test Automation
8 1 (3.70%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.93%) SQL
2 1 (3.70%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) ISEB
1 6 (22.22%) Degree
1 6 (22.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (14.81%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.70%) CSQA
3 1 (3.70%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (25.93%) QA
System Software
1 5 (18.52%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 3 (11.11%) Google