The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Northampton region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Management
Rank 64 - 52
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 6 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 0.94% - 1.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.15% - 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 5
Average salary £37,500 - £30,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 - £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 - £34,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £43,448
% change year-on-year
- -2.18%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
523 301 357
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 82.10% 77.18% 73.46%
Number of salaries quoted 443 256 341
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,782
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +0.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Test Management
Northamptonshire

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 18 April 2014.

Test Management Salary Histogram in Northampton

Test Management
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 14 (82.35%) Test Strategy
2 13 (76.47%) Finance
3 10 (58.82%) Validation
3 10 (58.82%) Telecoms
3 10 (58.82%) IVR
4 6 (35.29%) ISEB
5 4 (23.53%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (17.65%) Test Scripting
6 3 (17.65%) QA
6 3 (17.65%) Project Management
6 3 (17.65%) Risk Management
7 2 (11.76%) ISTQB
8 1 (5.88%) Scrum
8 1 (5.88%) Selenium
8 1 (5.88%) Test Automation
8 1 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (5.88%) Open Source
8 1 (5.88%) Cucumber
8 1 (5.88%) BDD
8 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
8 1 (5.88%) TDD
8 1 (5.88%) Retail
8 1 (5.88%) Logistics
8 1 (5.88%) Automated Testing
8 1 (5.88%) Ruby
8 1 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
8 1 (5.88%) Ruby on Rails

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Selenium
1 1 (5.88%) Cucumber
General
1 13 (76.47%) Finance
2 10 (58.82%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (82.35%) Test Manager
2 4 (23.53%) Programme Manager
2 4 (23.53%) Programme Test Manager
3 3 (17.65%) Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Test Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Test Leader
4 1 (5.88%) Agile Test Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Testing Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Head of Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 10 (58.82%) IVR
2 1 (5.88%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) Test Strategy
2 10 (58.82%) Validation
3 4 (23.53%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (17.65%) Test Scripting
4 3 (17.65%) Project Management
4 3 (17.65%) Risk Management
5 1 (5.88%) Scrum
5 1 (5.88%) Test Automation
5 1 (5.88%) BDD
5 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.88%) TDD
5 1 (5.88%) Logistics
5 1 (5.88%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) ISEB
2 2 (11.76%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) HP Quality Center