The table below looks at the statistics for Test Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Management over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Management
Rank 75 59 -
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 5 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.65% 0.53% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.80% 0.71% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Average salary £35,250 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
Test Management
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
625 422 450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 81.38% 75.22% 74.50%
Number of salaries quoted 527 377 410
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,646 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Test Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Test Management Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Test Management
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Test Management Salary Trend in Somerset

Test Management
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Management across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Test Management Salary Histogram in Somerset

Test Management
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Management within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 20 August 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
Taunton -7 1 £29,712 -33.97% 2
Street - 1 £42,500 -
Test Management
South West

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 4 (80.00%) ISEB
1 4 (80.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (60.00%) Waterfall
2 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (40.00%) QA
3 2 (40.00%) Selenium
3 2 (40.00%) Performance Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Security Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) V-Model
4 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (20.00%) Load Testing
4 1 (20.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (20.00%) WebDriver
4 1 (20.00%) BDD
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (20.00%) SpecFlow
4 1 (20.00%) Automation Testing
4 1 (20.00%) C#
4 1 (20.00%) Telerik
4 1 (20.00%) .NET

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 (20.00%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Selenium
2 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (20.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (20.00%) SpecFlow
2 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Lead Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Test Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) QA Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (60.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Security Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (20.00%) V-Model
3 1 (20.00%) Load Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) BDD
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) ISEB
1 4 (80.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (20.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) HP
1 1 (20.00%) Telerik
Somerset
ISL
Salary: £30000.00 - £33000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Somerset
Roc Search
Salary: £37000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
UKHO
Salary: £29,712 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
UKHO
Posted: 6 days ago
Somerset
CPS Group
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago