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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Management
Rank 58 60 67
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +7
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 6 10 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 1.20% 1.64% 1.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.43% 2.01% 2.05%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 11
Average salary £35,500 £52,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.38% +75.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £29,712 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £63,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.16%
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
420 497 586
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 83.67% 81.74% 84.56%
Number of salaries quoted 379 414 553
Average salary £35,500 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.33% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,350 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 30 January 2015.

Test Management Salary Histogram in Somerset

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 17 (94.44%) ISEB
1 17 (94.44%) Software Testing
1 17 (94.44%) ISTQB
2 16 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (72.22%) Test Automation
3 13 (72.22%) Waterfall
3 13 (72.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 13 (72.22%) Line Management
4 10 (55.56%) Scrum
4 10 (55.56%) QA
4 10 (55.56%) Security Testing
5 7 (38.89%) Performance Testing
5 7 (38.89%) Load Testing
6 6 (33.33%) Security Cleared
7 4 (22.22%) C#
7 4 (22.22%) SQL
7 4 (22.22%) Visual Studio
7 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
7 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
7 4 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (22.22%) BDD
7 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (22.22%) SpecFlow
8 3 (16.67%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 2 (11.11%) Performance Management
9 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
9 2 (11.11%) Migration
10 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
10 1 (5.56%) Degree
10 1 (5.56%) Integration Testing

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Visual Studio
1 4 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (22.22%) SpecFlow
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Test Analyst
1 12 (66.67%) Analyst
2 11 (61.11%) Senior Analyst
2 11 (61.11%) Senior Test Analyst
3 5 (27.78%) QA Manager
3 5 (27.78%) Test Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Testing Manager
4 2 (11.11%) QA Test Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (94.44%) Software Testing
2 16 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (72.22%) Test Automation
3 13 (72.22%) Waterfall
3 13 (72.22%) Line Management
4 10 (55.56%) Scrum
4 10 (55.56%) Security Testing
5 7 (38.89%) Performance Testing
5 7 (38.89%) Load Testing
6 4 (22.22%) BDD
7 2 (11.11%) Performance Management
7 2 (11.11%) Migration
8 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
8 1 (5.56%) Integration Testing
8 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) C#
1 4 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (94.44%) ISEB
1 17 (94.44%) ISTQB
2 13 (72.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 6 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 3 (16.67%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
6 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (55.56%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
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