The table below looks at the statistics for Test Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Management over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Management
Rank 104 119 120
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +1
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 36 22 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.44% 0.97% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.88% 1.31% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 28 12 7
Average salary £41,250 £59,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.08% +47.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £42,750 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £59,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -5.26%
Test Management
Berkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1920 1682 1526
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 77.02% 74.46% 75.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1330 1317 1283
Average salary £51,500 £47,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.57% -1.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £70,000
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 Reading

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

Test Management Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Test Management
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Test Management Salary Trend in Reading

Test Management
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Management across the Reading region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

Test Management Salary Histogram in Reading

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 37 (68.52%) HP Quality Center
2 34 (62.96%) Finance
3 32 (59.26%) ISTQB
4 30 (55.56%) ISEB
5 26 (48.15%) SC Cleared
5 26 (48.15%) Security Cleared
6 18 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 18 (33.33%) TestDirector
6 18 (33.33%) Windows
7 17 (31.48%) Telecoms
8 16 (29.63%) DV Cleared
9 15 (27.78%) Retail
10 14 (25.93%) HP
10 14 (25.93%) Test Scripting
10 14 (25.93%) Software Distribution
11 10 (18.52%) System Testing
12 9 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
12 9 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
14 7 (12.96%) Test Strategy
14 7 (12.96%) Performance Testing
14 7 (12.96%) Stakeholder Management
14 7 (12.96%) QuickTest Pro
15 6 (11.11%) PRINCE2
15 6 (11.11%) IBM
15 6 (11.11%) Fujitsu
15 6 (11.11%) Usability Testing
15 6 (11.11%) Test Automation
15 6 (11.11%) Automation Testing
15 6 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (3.70%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 18 (33.33%) TestDirector
2 7 (12.96%) QuickTest Pro
3 4 (7.41%) Subversion
3 4 (7.41%) WinRunner
4 3 (5.56%) Selenium
5 2 (3.70%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.85%) WebDriver
General
1 34 (62.96%) Finance
2 17 (31.48%) Telecoms
3 15 (27.78%) Retail
4 5 (9.26%) Banking
5 2 (3.70%) Billing
5 2 (3.70%) Games
6 1 (1.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 25 (46.30%) Test Manager
2 13 (24.07%) Test Analyst
2 13 (24.07%) Analyst
3 11 (20.37%) Test Leader
4 7 (12.96%) Programme Test Manager
4 7 (12.96%) Performance Test Leader
4 7 (12.96%) Programme Manager
5 3 (5.56%) Infrastructure Test Manager
5 3 (5.56%) Tester
5 3 (5.56%) Consultant
5 3 (5.56%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (3.70%) Test Consultant
6 2 (3.70%) Test Engineer
6 2 (3.70%) Penetration Tester
6 2 (3.70%) Test Programme Manager
7 1 (1.85%) Automation Analyst
7 1 (1.85%) Automation Engineer
7 1 (1.85%) Security Consultant
7 1 (1.85%) QA Analyst
7 1 (1.85%) Automation Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.41%) XML
2 1 (1.85%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.41%) Open Source
3 3 (5.56%) iPad
3 3 (5.56%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.70%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 18 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 18 (33.33%) Windows
2 4 (7.41%) Linux
3 2 (3.70%) Debian
3 2 (3.70%) Ubuntu
3 2 (3.70%) CentOS
4 1 (1.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (25.93%) Test Scripting
1 14 (25.93%) Software Distribution
2 10 (18.52%) System Testing
3 9 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 9 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (12.96%) Test Strategy
4 7 (12.96%) Performance Testing
4 7 (12.96%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (11.11%) PRINCE2
5 6 (11.11%) Usability Testing
5 6 (11.11%) Test Automation
5 6 (11.11%) Automation Testing
6 5 (9.26%) Test Planning
6 5 (9.26%) Performance Engineering
6 5 (9.26%) Integration Testing
7 4 (7.41%) Automated Testing
7 4 (7.41%) Regression Testing
7 4 (7.41%) Project Management
7 4 (7.41%) Manual Testing
7 4 (7.41%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.56%) SQL
2 2 (3.70%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.85%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 32 (59.26%) ISTQB
2 30 (55.56%) ISEB
3 26 (48.15%) SC Cleared
3 26 (48.15%) Security Cleared
4 16 (29.63%) DV Cleared
5 6 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 5 (9.26%) ISEB Practitioner
7 4 (7.41%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 2 (3.70%) CEH
8 2 (3.70%) OSCP
8 2 (3.70%) OSCE
9 1 (1.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.70%) QA
1 2 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (3.70%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.85%) SLA
Systems Management
1 37 (68.52%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (25.93%) HP
2 6 (11.11%) IBM
2 6 (11.11%) Fujitsu
3 2 (3.70%) VMware
4 1 (1.85%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.85%) Capita
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