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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Management
Rank 294 311 225
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -86
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 133 162 265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.76% 0.77% 1.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.88% 0.90% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 110 143 222
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,450
10% offered a salary of more than £62,250 £59,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
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
15047 17996 18124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 86.17% 85.39% 83.56%
Number of salaries quoted 12469 14956 14002
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 28 September 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 28 September 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 +33 34 £50,000 -4.76% 4
Hampshire -12 25 £36,250 -19.44% 2
Buckinghamshire +18 23 £60,000 +20.00%
Kent +28 18 £42,500 +41.66%
Surrey +13 16 £47,500 +18.75% 4
Oxfordshire -18 6 £35,000 -36.36%
East Sussex - 5 £30,000 - 1
West Sussex +7 2 £46,750 +13.33% 2
Test Management
England

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 September 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.

1 109 (48.02%) Agile Software Development
2 106 (46.70%) ISTQB
3 86 (37.89%) HP Quality Center
4 76 (33.48%) Software Testing
5 74 (32.60%) HP
6 70 (30.84%) Test Strategy
6 70 (30.84%) Mentoring
7 69 (30.40%) Finance
8 62 (27.31%) ISEB
9 55 (24.23%) Stakeholder Management
9 55 (24.23%) Degree
10 51 (22.47%) Selenium
11 48 (21.15%) QA
12 43 (18.94%) HP UFT
13 41 (18.06%) Test Scripting
13 41 (18.06%) Test Automation
14 40 (17.62%) Waterfall
15 36 (15.86%) Line Management
15 36 (15.86%) User Acceptance Testing
16 35 (15.42%) Regression Testing
17 34 (14.98%) Project Management
18 33 (14.54%) V-Model
19 32 (14.10%) Performance Testing
19 32 (14.10%) SAP
20 31 (13.66%) JIRA
21 30 (13.22%) Automation Testing
22 29 (12.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
23 28 (12.33%) SDLC
24 27 (11.89%) LoadRunner
25 26 (11.45%) Java

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 7 (3.08%) SharePoint
2 6 (2.64%) CMS
3 1 (0.44%) SAP EP
3 1 (0.44%) Xceptor
Applications
1 9 (3.96%) MS Excel
1 9 (3.96%) MS Office
2 8 (3.52%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.88%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 14 (6.17%) SAP FI
2 13 (5.73%) SAP CO
2 13 (5.73%) SAP FI/CO
3 6 (2.64%) SAP CRM
4 2 (0.88%) Maximo
4 2 (0.88%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.44%) PeopleSoft HCM
5 1 (0.44%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.44%) SAP FSCM
5 1 (0.44%) SAP PSCD
5 1 (0.44%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.76%) SaaS
3 2 (0.88%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.88%) IaaS
3 2 (0.88%) PaaS
3 2 (0.88%) SuccessFactors
4 1 (0.44%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.64%) Internet
1 6 (2.64%) IP Telephony
1 6 (2.64%) LAN
1 6 (2.64%) WAN
2 3 (1.32%) Firewall
3 2 (0.88%) SAN
4 1 (0.44%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.20%) Data Mining
2 2 (0.88%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (0.88%) SAP HANA
2 2 (0.88%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.88%) Sybase ASE
3 1 (0.44%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.44%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.44%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 51 (22.47%) Selenium
2 43 (18.94%) HP UFT
3 31 (13.66%) JIRA
4 27 (11.89%) LoadRunner
5 18 (7.93%) WebDriver
6 12 (5.29%) Cucumber
7 9 (3.96%) Selenium IDE
8 8 (3.52%) Jenkins
9 6 (2.64%) Git (software)
9 6 (2.64%) SoapUI
9 6 (2.64%) TeamCity
9 6 (2.64%) YouTrack
10 5 (2.20%) JMeter
11 4 (1.76%) Team Foundation Server
12 2 (0.88%) Ranorex
12 2 (0.88%) Rational Performance Tester
12 2 (0.88%) SpecFlow
12 2 (0.88%) TestComplete
13 1 (0.44%) NeoLoad
13 1 (0.44%) Vagrant
General
1 69 (30.40%) Finance
2 13 (5.73%) Banking
2 13 (5.73%) Legal
3 12 (5.29%) Telecoms
4 6 (2.64%) Pharmaceutical
5 5 (2.20%) Retail
6 4 (1.76%) Marketing
7 2 (0.88%) Games
8 1 (0.44%) Advertising
8 1 (0.44%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.44%) Publishing
8 1 (0.44%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 106 (46.70%) Test Manager
2 54 (23.79%) Analyst
3 41 (18.06%) Test Analyst
4 21 (9.25%) QA Engineer
5 18 (7.93%) Tester
6 16 (7.05%) SAP Manager
7 14 (6.17%) SAP Test Manager
8 13 (5.73%) Senior Analyst
9 12 (5.29%) Senior Test Analyst
10 11 (4.85%) Software Tester
11 9 (3.96%) QA Automation Engineer
11 9 (3.96%) Software Analyst
11 9 (3.96%) Software Test Analyst
12 8 (3.52%) Consultant
12 8 (3.52%) Performance Manager
12 8 (3.52%) Performance Test Manager
12 8 (3.52%) SAP Analyst
13 7 (3.08%) SAP Consultant
13 7 (3.08%) Senior Manager
13 7 (3.08%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (7.05%) .NET
2 12 (5.29%) HTML
3 6 (2.64%) CSS
3 6 (2.64%) SAP ALE
4 5 (2.20%) SOAP
5 4 (1.76%) REST
6 3 (1.32%) Web Services
7 1 (0.44%) Ajax
7 1 (0.44%) Gherkin
7 1 (0.44%) JMX
7 1 (0.44%) RESTful
7 1 (0.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (7.49%) Analytical Skills
1 17 (7.49%) Client/Server
2 6 (2.64%) Biotechnology
2 6 (2.64%) Life Science
2 6 (2.64%) N-Tier
3 5 (2.20%) Management Information System
3 5 (2.20%) Smartphone
4 4 (1.76%) Data Centre
4 4 (1.76%) Driving Licence
4 4 (1.76%) Virtual Team
5 3 (1.32%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.32%) Performance Metrics
6 2 (0.88%) Replication
6 2 (0.88%) SCADA
7 1 (0.44%) Cybercrime
7 1 (0.44%) iSeries
7 1 (0.44%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 22 (9.69%) Windows
2 11 (4.85%) Android
3 6 (2.64%) Apple iOS
3 6 (2.64%) Windows 7
4 4 (1.76%) Linux
4 4 (1.76%) Unix
5 2 (0.88%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (48.02%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (33.48%) Software Testing
3 70 (30.84%) Mentoring
3 70 (30.84%) Test Strategy
4 55 (24.23%) Stakeholder Management
5 41 (18.06%) Test Automation
5 41 (18.06%) Test Scripting
6 40 (17.62%) Waterfall
7 36 (15.86%) Line Management
7 36 (15.86%) User Acceptance Testing
8 35 (15.42%) Regression Testing
9 34 (14.98%) Project Management
10 33 (14.54%) V-Model
11 32 (14.10%) Performance Testing
12 30 (13.22%) Automation Testing
13 28 (12.33%) SDLC
14 26 (11.45%) Scrum
15 25 (11.01%) Manual Testing
16 23 (10.13%) Automated Testing
17 22 (9.69%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (11.45%) Java
2 22 (9.69%) C#
3 20 (8.81%) SQL
4 9 (3.96%) ABAP
4 9 (3.96%) Python
5 5 (2.20%) Ruby
6 4 (1.76%) Bash Shell
6 4 (1.76%) JavaScript
7 3 (1.32%) C++
8 1 (0.44%) C
8 1 (0.44%) PHP
8 1 (0.44%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 106 (46.70%) ISTQB
2 62 (27.31%) ISEB
3 55 (24.23%) Degree
4 29 (12.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 20 (8.81%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 19 (8.37%) Security Cleared
7 11 (4.85%) DV Cleared
8 9 (3.96%) ISEB Practitioner
9 3 (1.32%) SC Cleared
10 2 (0.88%) AAT
10 2 (0.88%) HND
11 1 (0.44%) BPSS Clearance
11 1 (0.44%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (21.15%) QA
2 3 (1.32%) COSO
3 2 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.44%) GAMP
System Software
1 1 (0.44%) Docker
Systems Management
1 86 (37.89%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (2.20%) Nessus
2 5 (2.20%) Nmap
3 2 (0.88%) HP SiteScope
3 2 (0.88%) Perfmon
4 1 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.44%) Puppet
Vendors
1 74 (32.60%) HP
2 32 (14.10%) SAP
3 14 (6.17%) Microsoft
4 5 (2.20%) Coverity
4 5 (2.20%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (1.76%) IBM
5 4 (1.76%) Oracle
6 3 (1.32%) Capita
7 2 (0.88%) Cadence
7 2 (0.88%) ClickTale
7 2 (0.88%) Google
7 2 (0.88%) Riverbed
7 2 (0.88%) SOASTA, Inc
7 2 (0.88%) Sophos
7 2 (0.88%) Sybase
7 2 (0.88%) Syclo
7 2 (0.88%) webMethods
8 1 (0.44%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (0.44%) Telerik
South East
Interact Consulting
Salary: 40-45k
Posted: 15 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £30k
Posted: 4 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits and Training
Posted: 6 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits and Training
Posted: 6 days ago
Shoreham-By-Sea
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
BAE Systems Applied Intelligence Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 8 days ago
Hampshire
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 26 days ago
Slough
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago