The first table below looks at the demand for Test Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Management over the 3 months to 22 July 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 South East region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Management
Rank 312 320 354
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +34
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 137 126 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.61% 0.57% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.79% 0.76% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 114 77 76
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £63,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- -2.29%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
17380 16483 17603
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 77.76% 74.33% 75.42%
Number of salaries quoted 13682 13451 14960
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Test Management
England

Test Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Management across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 July 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Management within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 July 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
Berkshire +26 34 £37,500 -21.05% 5
Surrey +21 34 £40,000 - 2
Hampshire -5 26 £42,500 -10.52% 2
West Sussex -3 23 £57,500 +14.42% 3
Buckinghamshire +11 13 £45,000 +9.09% 6
East Sussex -21 7 £37,500 -28.57% 3
Kent -7 3 £43,500 -5.94% 1
M4 Corridor - 1 £50,000 -
Test Management
England

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 113 (49.78%) HP Quality Center
2 94 (41.41%) QuickTest Pro
2 94 (41.41%) Finance
3 92 (40.53%) SQL
4 91 (40.09%) ISEB
5 74 (32.60%) Test Automation
6 68 (29.96%) HP
7 61 (26.87%) Selenium
7 61 (26.87%) Test Scripting
8 58 (25.55%) Software Testing
9 57 (25.11%) Windows
9 57 (25.11%) ISTQB
10 47 (20.70%) QA
11 46 (20.26%) SC Cleared
11 46 (20.26%) Security Cleared
12 44 (19.38%) Agile Software Development
13 43 (18.94%) User Acceptance Testing
14 39 (17.18%) Test Strategy
15 34 (14.98%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 33 (14.54%) Microsoft
17 31 (13.66%) Oracle
18 29 (12.78%) PL/SQL
18 29 (12.78%) TestDirector
18 29 (12.78%) Degree
18 29 (12.78%) Waterfall
19 28 (12.33%) UNIX
19 28 (12.33%) Automated Testing
19 28 (12.33%) JIRA
20 27 (11.89%) Java
21 26 (11.45%) SQL Server

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 9 (3.96%) SharePoint
2 6 (2.64%) CMS
3 2 (0.88%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (0.88%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 12 (5.29%) MS Office
2 5 (2.20%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.32%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.44%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.20%) Internet
2 3 (1.32%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.88%) FTP
3 2 (0.88%) Firewall
4 1 (0.44%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (11.45%) SQL Server
2 18 (7.93%) Relational Database
3 15 (6.61%) Oracle Exadata
3 15 (6.61%) Oracle ODI
3 15 (6.61%) DB2
3 15 (6.61%) Data Warehouse
3 15 (6.61%) DataStage
3 15 (6.61%) SQLPlus
3 15 (6.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 15 (6.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (5.73%) MySQL
5 11 (4.85%) RDBMS
6 6 (2.64%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (2.64%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.44%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 94 (41.41%) QuickTest Pro
2 61 (26.87%) Selenium
3 29 (12.78%) TestDirector
4 28 (12.33%) JIRA
5 24 (10.57%) Team Foundation Server
6 22 (9.69%) Toad
7 20 (8.81%) JMeter
7 20 (8.81%) WebDriver
8 13 (5.73%) Subversion
9 10 (4.41%) SilkTest
9 10 (4.41%) TestNG
10 9 (3.96%) TestComplete
10 9 (3.96%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 9 (3.96%) ClearCase
11 8 (3.52%) Cucumber
12 7 (3.08%) SoapUI
12 7 (3.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 7 (3.08%) Ant
12 7 (3.08%) JUnit
13 5 (2.20%) LoadRunner
General
1 94 (41.41%) Finance
2 23 (10.13%) Telecoms
3 19 (8.37%) Banking
4 15 (6.61%) Retail
5 11 (4.85%) Advertising
6 8 (3.52%) Front Office
6 8 (3.52%) Back Office
7 2 (0.88%) Billing
8 1 (0.44%) Marketing
8 1 (0.44%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.44%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 93 (40.97%) Test Manager
2 47 (20.70%) Analyst
3 35 (15.42%) Test Analyst
4 33 (14.54%) Tester
5 30 (13.22%) Test Leader
6 21 (9.25%) Senior Analyst
7 20 (8.81%) Software Tester
8 16 (7.05%) QA Analyst
9 11 (4.85%) Senior QA Analyst
10 10 (4.41%) Programme Test Manager
10 10 (4.41%) Test Engineer
10 10 (4.41%) Senior Test Analyst
10 10 (4.41%) Senior Tester
10 10 (4.41%) Programme Manager
11 9 (3.96%) Project Manager
11 9 (3.96%) Support Engineer
11 9 (3.96%) Automation Analyst
12 8 (3.52%) Senior Manager
12 8 (3.52%) Senior Test Manager
13 7 (3.08%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (9.69%) XML
2 21 (9.25%) Web Services
3 18 (7.93%) .NET
4 9 (3.96%) ODBC
5 8 (3.52%) WSDL
5 8 (3.52%) HTML
5 8 (3.52%) SOAP
5 8 (3.52%) XSD
6 7 (3.08%) J2EE
7 6 (2.64%) CSS
7 6 (2.64%) WinForms
7 6 (2.64%) Ajax
8 3 (1.32%) ASP.NET
9 2 (0.88%) XSL
9 2 (0.88%) Gherkin
9 2 (0.88%) J2ME
Miscellaneous
1 22 (9.69%) Mathematics
2 17 (7.49%) N-Tier
3 16 (7.05%) Mainframe
3 16 (7.05%) Client/Server
4 14 (6.17%) Life Science
5 11 (4.85%) Mobile App
6 10 (4.41%) Open Source
6 10 (4.41%) Computer Science
7 7 (3.08%) Chemistry
7 7 (3.08%) Biology
7 7 (3.08%) Visualisation
8 6 (2.64%) iPad
9 5 (2.20%) Management Information System
10 4 (1.76%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.88%) Blackberry
12 1 (0.44%) LIMS
12 1 (0.44%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 57 (25.11%) Windows
2 28 (12.33%) UNIX
3 24 (10.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (3.96%) Linux
5 7 (3.08%) Solaris
5 7 (3.08%) Mac OS X
6 5 (2.20%) Windows NT
7 3 (1.32%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.88%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (0.88%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (32.60%) Test Automation
2 61 (26.87%) Test Scripting
3 58 (25.55%) Software Testing
4 44 (19.38%) Agile Software Development
5 43 (18.94%) User Acceptance Testing
6 39 (17.18%) Test Strategy
7 29 (12.78%) Waterfall
8 28 (12.33%) Automated Testing
9 22 (9.69%) Regression Testing
9 22 (9.69%) Workflow
10 21 (9.25%) Manual Testing
11 18 (7.93%) System Testing
11 18 (7.93%) Continuous Improvement
12 17 (7.49%) Integration Testing
12 17 (7.49%) Validation
12 17 (7.49%) Scrum
13 15 (6.61%) ETL
13 15 (6.61%) Business Intelligence
13 15 (6.61%) Data Validation
13 15 (6.61%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 92 (40.53%) SQL
2 29 (12.78%) PL/SQL
3 27 (11.89%) Java
4 20 (8.81%) C#
5 13 (5.73%) VBScript
6 10 (4.41%) PHP
7 9 (3.96%) VB
8 8 (3.52%) JavaScript
8 8 (3.52%) Shell Script
9 6 (2.64%) PHP5
10 5 (2.20%) Python
11 3 (1.32%) R
12 1 (0.44%) Perl
12 1 (0.44%) Delphi
12 1 (0.44%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 91 (40.09%) ISEB
2 57 (25.11%) ISTQB
3 46 (20.26%) SC Cleared
3 46 (20.26%) Security Cleared
4 34 (14.98%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 29 (12.78%) Degree
6 18 (7.93%) DV Cleared
7 7 (3.08%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 7 (3.08%) ISEB Practitioner
8 6 (2.64%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (1.32%) CTC Cleared
10 1 (0.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (20.70%) QA
2 2 (0.88%) TickIT
2 2 (0.88%) ISO 9000
3 1 (0.44%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (3.96%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 113 (49.78%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 68 (29.96%) HP
2 33 (14.54%) Microsoft
3 31 (13.66%) Oracle
4 15 (6.61%) Business Objects
4 15 (6.61%) Cognos
5 10 (4.41%) VMware
6 8 (3.52%) SunGard
7 7 (3.08%) IBM
7 7 (3.08%) Fujitsu
8 2 (0.88%) BT
8 2 (0.88%) Capita
9 1 (0.44%) Huawei
9 1 (0.44%) Borland
9 1 (0.44%) Remedy
9 1 (0.44%) Green Hat
9 1 (0.44%) PeopleSoft
9 1 (0.44%) SAP
Berkshire
Zetman
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Horsham, West Sussex
JM
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
JM
Salary: £50000 - £67000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton
Family Investments
Salary: Market related
Posted: 6 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £32,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Buckinghamshire
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 7 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 8 days ago
High Wycombe
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 13 days ago
East Sussex
Interquest - Sand Resources
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 14 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + 10% Contributory Pension, Health Care
Posted: 14 days ago
Reading
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Flexible benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Reading Street
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 20 days ago
Weybridge
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago