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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Management
Rank 94 142 125
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -17
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 49 9 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.84% 0.35% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.32% 0.44% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 28 7 3
Average salary £41,250 £59,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.08% +38.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,200 £37,600 £34,100
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £68,500 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +8.43%
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
2109 2035 1546
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 79.26% 78.06% 75.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1310 1559 1260
Average salary £50,500 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.31% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 28 November 2014.

Test Management Salary Histogram in Reading

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 49 (56.98%) Finance
2 48 (55.81%) ISEB
2 48 (55.81%) HP Quality Center
3 41 (47.67%) ISTQB
4 29 (33.72%) Telecoms
4 29 (33.72%) Security Cleared
5 27 (31.40%) SC Cleared
6 26 (30.23%) Windows Server 2003
6 26 (30.23%) Windows
7 23 (26.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 22 (25.58%) Test Scripting
8 22 (25.58%) Retail
9 21 (24.42%) Software Testing
10 19 (22.09%) TestDirector
11 18 (20.93%) DV Cleared
12 17 (19.77%) Analytical Skills
12 17 (19.77%) Agile Software Development
13 16 (18.60%) Banking
14 15 (17.44%) VMware
14 15 (17.44%) Test Planning
15 14 (16.28%) QA
16 13 (15.12%) Performance Testing
16 13 (15.12%) Software Distribution
16 13 (15.12%) QuickTest Pro
16 13 (15.12%) HP
17 10 (11.63%) LoadRunner
17 10 (11.63%) Linux
17 10 (11.63%) SQL
17 10 (11.63%) Stakeholder Management
17 10 (11.63%) User Acceptance Testing

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 7 (8.14%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.30%) MVNO
2 7 (8.14%) TCP/IP
3 3 (3.49%) DNS
3 3 (3.49%) LAN
3 3 (3.49%) WAN
3 3 (3.49%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 19 (22.09%) TestDirector
2 13 (15.12%) QuickTest Pro
3 10 (11.63%) LoadRunner
4 9 (10.47%) WinRunner
5 7 (8.14%) Selenium
6 4 (4.65%) Subversion
7 3 (3.49%) JIRA
7 3 (3.49%) Bugzilla
7 3 (3.49%) MSTest
7 3 (3.49%) Cucumber
8 2 (2.33%) ClearQuest
9 1 (1.16%) WebDriver
General
1 49 (56.98%) Finance
2 29 (33.72%) Telecoms
3 22 (25.58%) Retail
4 16 (18.60%) Banking
5 8 (9.30%) Billing
5 8 (9.30%) Aerospace
6 2 (2.33%) Games
7 1 (1.16%) Legal
Job Titles
1 39 (45.35%) Test Manager
2 22 (25.58%) Test Analyst
2 22 (25.58%) Analyst
3 20 (23.26%) Test Leader
4 15 (17.44%) Performance Test Leader
5 10 (11.63%) Consultant
6 9 (10.47%) Test Consultant
7 8 (9.30%) Management Consultant
8 4 (4.65%) Tester
8 4 (4.65%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (4.65%) Senior Test Analyst
9 3 (3.49%) Programme Manager
9 3 (3.49%) Programme Test Manager
10 2 (2.33%) Penetration Tester
10 2 (2.33%) Test Programme Manager
10 2 (2.33%) Test Engineer
11 1 (1.16%) Team Leader
11 1 (1.16%) QA Test Analyst
11 1 (1.16%) QA Analyst
11 1 (1.16%) Automation Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.65%) XML
2 1 (1.16%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (19.77%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (8.14%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (8.14%) Open Source
3 6 (6.98%) Management Information System
3 6 (6.98%) Replication
4 3 (3.49%) iPad
5 2 (2.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 26 (30.23%) Windows
1 26 (30.23%) Windows Server 2003
2 10 (11.63%) Linux
3 3 (3.49%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.33%) CentOS
4 2 (2.33%) Debian
4 2 (2.33%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.16%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (25.58%) Test Scripting
2 21 (24.42%) Software Testing
3 17 (19.77%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (17.44%) Test Planning
5 13 (15.12%) Software Distribution
5 13 (15.12%) Performance Testing
6 10 (11.63%) Automated Testing
6 10 (11.63%) User Acceptance Testing
6 10 (11.63%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (10.47%) Scrum
7 9 (10.47%) Test Strategy
8 8 (9.30%) Performance Engineering
8 8 (9.30%) Service Delivery
8 8 (9.30%) CRM
9 7 (8.14%) Project Management
9 7 (8.14%) Service Management
9 7 (8.14%) ITIL
9 7 (8.14%) eTOM
9 7 (8.14%) Manual Testing
9 7 (8.14%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 10 (11.63%) SQL
2 7 (8.14%) C
2 7 (8.14%) C#
2 7 (8.14%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.33%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.16%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 48 (55.81%) ISEB
2 41 (47.67%) ISTQB
3 29 (33.72%) Security Cleared
4 27 (31.40%) SC Cleared
5 23 (26.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 18 (20.93%) DV Cleared
7 7 (8.14%) Degree
8 6 (6.98%) ISEB Practitioner
9 4 (4.65%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 2 (2.33%) CEH
10 2 (2.33%) OSCP
10 2 (2.33%) OSCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (16.28%) QA
2 7 (8.14%) SLA
3 2 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (9.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (8.14%) vSphere
3 3 (3.49%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 48 (55.81%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (17.44%) VMware
2 13 (15.12%) HP
3 9 (10.47%) Fujitsu
4 2 (2.33%) Huawei
4 2 (2.33%) IBM
5 1 (1.16%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.16%) Capita
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