The table below looks at the statistics for Test Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Management over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Management
Rank 71 60 71
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +11
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 17 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 1.75% 0.95% 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.15% 1.27% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 15 6 5
Average salary £35,000 £44,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.34% +11.25%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -5.26%
Test Management
East Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
791 472 540
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 81.63% 74.57% 78.26%
Number of salaries quoted 732 428 494
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £31,225 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Test Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Test Management Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Test Management
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Test Management Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

Test Management
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Management within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton -14 11 £35,000 -21.34%
Test Management
East Midlands

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 28 (93.33%) Project Management
2 22 (73.33%) QA
3 16 (53.33%) V-Model
4 15 (50.00%) Waterfall
4 15 (50.00%) ISTQB
5 14 (46.67%) Business Process Mapping
6 13 (43.33%) Risk Management
6 13 (43.33%) Finance
7 12 (40.00%) ISEB
8 9 (30.00%) Test Scripting
9 8 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
11 4 (13.33%) Marketing
12 2 (6.67%) Degree
13 1 (3.33%) Cognizant
13 1 (3.33%) Regression Testing
13 1 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
13 1 (3.33%) Programme Management
13 1 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
13 1 (3.33%) TDD
13 1 (3.33%) Banking
13 1 (3.33%) Investment Banking
13 1 (3.33%) Logistics
13 1 (3.33%) Software Testing
13 1 (3.33%) Performance Testing
13 1 (3.33%) Manual Testing
13 1 (3.33%) BDD
13 1 (3.33%) Test Strategy
13 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
13 1 (3.33%) SQL

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (43.33%) Finance
2 4 (13.33%) Marketing
3 1 (3.33%) Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (90.00%) Test Analyst
1 27 (90.00%) Analyst
2 2 (6.67%) Test Manager
3 1 (3.33%) Senior Manager
3 1 (3.33%) Test Engineer
3 1 (3.33%) QA Engineer
3 1 (3.33%) Senior Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (93.33%) Project Management
2 16 (53.33%) V-Model
3 15 (50.00%) Waterfall
4 14 (46.67%) Business Process Mapping
5 13 (43.33%) Risk Management
6 9 (30.00%) Test Scripting
7 6 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (3.33%) Performance Testing
8 1 (3.33%) Regression Testing
8 1 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (3.33%) Programme Management
8 1 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (3.33%) TDD
8 1 (3.33%) Logistics
8 1 (3.33%) Software Testing
8 1 (3.33%) Test Planning
8 1 (3.33%) Line Management
8 1 (3.33%) Mentoring
8 1 (3.33%) Coaching
8 1 (3.33%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 12 (40.00%) ISEB
3 2 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (73.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (3.33%) Cognizant