The table below looks at the statistics for Test Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Management over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Management
Rank 362 298 385
Rank change year-on-year
-64 +87
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 91 164 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.49% 0.80% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% 0.94% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 63 144 72
Median salary £44,000 £45,000 £44,908
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% +0.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,600 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,200
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
Test Management
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
15855 17511 19230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 85.67% 84.96% 83.75%
Number of salaries quoted 13250 13913 15411
Median salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £66,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Test Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing Test Management as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Management Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Test Management
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Test Management Salary Trend in the South East

Test Management
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Management across the South East region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

Test Management Salary Histogram in the South East

Test Management
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Management within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire -8 22 £47,500 -5.00% 3
Oxfordshire -8 19 £37,500 -9.09% 4
Buckinghamshire +20 14 £46,500 +3.33%
Surrey -3 13 £60,000 +50.00% 1
Hampshire -20 11 £30,750 -41.98% 1
Kent 0 6 £46,250 +15.62%
West Sussex -4 4 £37,500 +29.31% 1
East Sussex +10 1 £37,500 -21.87%
Middlesex - 1 £52,500 -
Test Management
England

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT jobs citing Test Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Test Management.

1 87 (46.77%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (39.78%) QA
3 67 (36.02%) Finance
3 67 (36.02%) ISTQB
4 62 (33.33%) Software Testing
5 60 (32.26%) Test Strategy
6 51 (27.42%) Test Automation
7 49 (26.34%) Mentoring
8 45 (24.19%) HP UFT
9 44 (23.66%) Selenium
10 40 (21.51%) HP Quality Center
10 40 (21.51%) HP
10 40 (21.51%) Project Management
11 38 (20.43%) User Acceptance Testing
12 37 (19.89%) Coaching
13 34 (18.28%) Degree
13 34 (18.28%) Regression Testing
14 33 (17.74%) ISEB
15 32 (17.20%) Quality Management
16 29 (15.59%) Java
16 29 (15.59%) Test Scripting
17 28 (15.05%) Security Cleared
17 28 (15.05%) JIRA
17 28 (15.05%) Automated Testing
18 27 (14.52%) Scrum
19 26 (13.98%) Windows
19 26 (13.98%) Trend Analysis
19 26 (13.98%) SDLC
19 26 (13.98%) Functional Testing
20 25 (13.44%) WebDriver

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (4.30%) SAS
2 3 (1.61%) CMS
3 2 (1.08%) Confluence
3 2 (1.08%) Node.js
3 2 (1.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (4.30%) SPSS
2 3 (1.61%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.08%) PeopleSoft HCM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.08%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.15%) Extranet
2 3 (1.61%) Network Security
3 1 (0.54%) Internet
3 1 (0.54%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (9.68%) Data Mining
2 8 (4.30%) Big Data
3 6 (3.23%) GIS
4 4 (2.15%) SQL Server
5 3 (1.61%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (1.61%) SAP HANA
5 3 (1.61%) Sybase ASE
6 1 (0.54%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.54%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 45 (24.19%) HP UFT
2 44 (23.66%) Selenium
3 28 (15.05%) JIRA
4 25 (13.44%) WebDriver
5 18 (9.68%) Cucumber
5 18 (9.68%) Jenkins
6 14 (7.53%) LoadRunner
7 12 (6.45%) Maven
8 6 (3.23%) SoapUI
8 6 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (2.69%) Selenium IDE
10 4 (2.15%) SpecFlow
10 4 (2.15%) Visual Studio
11 3 (1.61%) JMeter
11 3 (1.61%) NUnit
12 2 (1.08%) Jasmine
12 2 (1.08%) PHPUnit
12 2 (1.08%) Robotium
13 1 (0.54%) Appium
13 1 (0.54%) MSTest
General
1 67 (36.02%) Finance
2 24 (12.90%) Telecoms
3 10 (5.38%) Banking
3 10 (5.38%) Games
3 10 (5.38%) Retail
4 4 (2.15%) Legal
5 2 (1.08%) General Ledger
5 2 (1.08%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.54%) Advertising
6 1 (0.54%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 71 (38.17%) Test Manager
2 55 (29.57%) Analyst
3 40 (21.51%) Test Analyst
4 21 (11.29%) Test Engineer
5 16 (8.60%) Tester
6 15 (8.06%) QA Engineer
7 13 (6.99%) QA Manager
7 13 (6.99%) QA Test Manager
8 11 (5.91%) Automation Test Analyst
9 10 (5.38%) Architect
10 9 (4.84%) Agile Test Analyst
10 9 (4.84%) Automation Tester
10 9 (4.84%) Senior Analyst
10 9 (4.84%) Senior Test Analyst
11 8 (4.30%) Security Manager
11 8 (4.30%) Software Analyst
11 8 (4.30%) Software Test Analyst
11 8 (4.30%) Test Automation Engineer
12 7 (3.76%) QA Leader
12 7 (3.76%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.30%) Middleware
1 8 (4.30%) Web Services
2 6 (3.23%) Gherkin
2 6 (3.23%) SOAP
2 6 (3.23%) XML
3 3 (1.61%) DCOM
3 3 (1.61%) JSON
3 3 (1.61%) RESTful
3 3 (1.61%) XML Schema
4 2 (1.08%) .NET
4 2 (1.08%) AngularJS
4 2 (1.08%) REST
5 1 (0.54%) HTML
5 1 (0.54%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.60%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (6.45%) Management Information System
3 10 (5.38%) Performance Metrics
4 8 (4.30%) Computer Science
4 8 (4.30%) Mobile App
4 8 (4.30%) Smart Meter
5 4 (2.15%) Client/Server
5 4 (2.15%) Statistics
6 3 (1.61%) N-Tier
6 3 (1.61%) Smartphone
6 3 (1.61%) User Experience
7 2 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.08%) NHS
7 2 (1.08%) Smartcard
8 1 (0.54%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.54%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 26 (13.98%) Windows
2 9 (4.84%) Unix
3 3 (1.61%) Android
4 2 (1.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (46.77%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 60 (32.26%) Test Strategy
4 51 (27.42%) Test Automation
5 49 (26.34%) Mentoring
6 40 (21.51%) Project Management
7 38 (20.43%) User Acceptance Testing
8 37 (19.89%) Coaching
9 34 (18.28%) Regression Testing
10 32 (17.20%) Quality Management
11 29 (15.59%) Test Scripting
12 28 (15.05%) Automated Testing
13 27 (14.52%) Scrum
14 26 (13.98%) Functional Testing
14 26 (13.98%) SDLC
14 26 (13.98%) Trend Analysis
15 24 (12.90%) TDD
16 23 (12.37%) BDD
17 21 (11.29%) Automation Testing
18 19 (10.22%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 29 (15.59%) Java
2 24 (12.90%) C#
3 18 (9.68%) SQL
4 14 (7.53%) C++
5 10 (5.38%) PHP
6 8 (4.30%) Python
7 5 (2.69%) JavaScript
8 4 (2.15%) Ruby
9 3 (1.61%) ABAP
9 3 (1.61%) VBScript
10 2 (1.08%) VB
11 1 (0.54%) C
11 1 (0.54%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 67 (36.02%) ISTQB
2 34 (18.28%) Degree
3 33 (17.74%) ISEB
4 28 (15.05%) Security Cleared
5 13 (6.99%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 12 (6.45%) CITP
6 12 (6.45%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 7 (3.76%) DV Cleared
8 6 (3.23%) MBA
9 5 (2.69%) BPSS Clearance
10 3 (1.61%) CHECK Team Leader
11 2 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 1 (0.54%) HP AIS
12 1 (0.54%) ISEB Practitioner
12 1 (0.54%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (39.78%) QA
2 13 (6.99%) GAMP
3 7 (3.76%) ISO 9001
4 4 (2.15%) COSO
4 4 (2.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (2.15%) ISO22301
4 4 (2.15%) PCI DSS
4 4 (2.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (1.08%) DICOM
5 2 (1.08%) HL7
Systems Management
1 40 (21.51%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (3.23%) Nessus
2 6 (3.23%) Nmap
3 3 (1.61%) CA Service Virtualization
Vendors
1 40 (21.51%) HP
2 9 (4.84%) Microsoft
3 8 (4.30%) Sophos
4 7 (3.76%) SAP
5 6 (3.23%) Cadence
5 6 (3.23%) Coverity
6 5 (2.69%) Capita
7 3 (1.61%) CA
7 3 (1.61%) Citrix
7 3 (1.61%) Rally
7 3 (1.61%) Sybase
8 2 (1.08%) PeopleSoft
9 1 (0.54%) IBM
9 1 (0.54%) Oracle
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