The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Reading region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Management
Rank 119 135 123
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -12
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 20 4 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.80% 0.19% 0.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.10% 0.28% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 14
Average salary £55,750 £64,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.89% +50.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £64,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,350 £64,000 £51,050
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £43,448
% change year-on-year
- -2.18%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1825 1441 1725
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 73.12% 67.49% 72.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1326 1103 1472
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Test Management
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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 18 April 2014.

Test Management Salary Histogram in Reading

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 21 (52.50%) Finance
2 16 (40.00%) Test Scripting
3 15 (37.50%) ISEB
4 12 (30.00%) ISTQB
5 11 (27.50%) V-Model
5 11 (27.50%) Test Strategy
6 10 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
6 10 (25.00%) QA
6 10 (25.00%) Software Testing
7 9 (22.50%) Selenium
7 9 (22.50%) Waterfall
7 9 (22.50%) SC Cleared
7 9 (22.50%) Security Cleared
8 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (20.00%) Project Management
8 8 (20.00%) TestDirector
8 8 (20.00%) Windows
8 8 (20.00%) Regression Testing
9 7 (17.50%) Degree
9 7 (17.50%) Change Management
10 6 (15.00%) Fault Management
10 6 (15.00%) Integration Testing
10 6 (15.00%) Performance Management
10 6 (15.00%) Test Automation
10 6 (15.00%) Management Information System
10 6 (15.00%) BT
10 6 (15.00%) Configuration Management
11 5 (12.50%) QuickTest Pro
11 5 (12.50%) IBM
11 5 (12.50%) Microsoft

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.50%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.50%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 9 (22.50%) Selenium
2 8 (20.00%) TestDirector
3 5 (12.50%) QuickTest Pro
4 4 (10.00%) TestNG
4 4 (10.00%) TestComplete
4 4 (10.00%) WebDriver
4 4 (10.00%) QAComplete
4 4 (10.00%) JUnit
5 1 (2.50%) LoadRunner
5 1 (2.50%) WinRunner
General
1 21 (52.50%) Finance
2 4 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (7.50%) Retail
4 2 (5.00%) Billing
5 1 (2.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (42.50%) Test Manager
2 10 (25.00%) Test Analyst
2 10 (25.00%) Analyst
3 7 (17.50%) Senior Analyst
3 7 (17.50%) Senior Test Analyst
4 5 (12.50%) Tester
4 5 (12.50%) Software Tester
5 4 (10.00%) Programme Test Manager
5 4 (10.00%) QA Leader
5 4 (10.00%) Programme Manager
6 3 (7.50%) Team Leader
7 2 (5.00%) Test Leader
8 1 (2.50%) Software Engineer
8 1 (2.50%) Test Engineer
8 1 (2.50%) Software Test Engineer
8 1 (2.50%) Infrastructure Manager
8 1 (2.50%) QA Engineer
8 1 (2.50%) Trainee Analyst
8 1 (2.50%) Trainee Test Analyst
8 1 (2.50%) Trainee
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.50%) HTML
2 1 (2.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (10.00%) IBM Mainframe
2 4 (10.00%) Open Source
2 4 (10.00%) VSAM
2 4 (10.00%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.50%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 8 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (2.50%) Linux
2 1 (2.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (40.00%) Test Scripting
2 11 (27.50%) V-Model
2 11 (27.50%) Test Strategy
3 10 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 9 (22.50%) Waterfall
5 8 (20.00%) Project Management
5 8 (20.00%) Regression Testing
6 7 (17.50%) Change Management
7 6 (15.00%) Fault Management
7 6 (15.00%) Integration Testing
7 6 (15.00%) Performance Management
7 6 (15.00%) Test Automation
7 6 (15.00%) Configuration Management
8 5 (12.50%) Validation
8 5 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (10.00%) Functional Testing
9 4 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (7.50%) Software Distribution
10 3 (7.50%) System Testing
11 2 (5.00%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 4 (10.00%) COBOL
3 3 (7.50%) SQL
4 2 (5.00%) VB
5 1 (2.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (37.50%) ISEB
2 12 (30.00%) ISTQB
3 9 (22.50%) SC Cleared
3 9 (22.50%) Security Cleared
4 7 (17.50%) Degree
5 4 (10.00%) DV Cleared
6 2 (5.00%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (2.50%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (2.50%) SLA
Systems Management
1 10 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (10.00%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 6 (15.00%) BT
2 5 (12.50%) IBM
2 5 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.50%) Fujitsu
4 2 (5.00%) HP
5 1 (2.50%) VMware
5 1 (2.50%) Meridio
5 1 (2.50%) Huawei
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