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 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Management
Rank 314 292 335
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +43
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 116 182 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.63% 0.87% 0.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.73% 1.02% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 92 156 117
Median salary £46,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £46,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-7.60% +8.23%
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
15860 17838 18850
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 86.10% 85.50% 83.50%
Number of salaries quoted 13343 14409 14855
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
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 25 July 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 25 July 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 -6 26 £45,000 -14.28% 1
Buckinghamshire +8 21 £57,500 +12.74% 2
Kent +33 17 £42,500 +9.67% 1
Hampshire -24 16 £35,000 -22.22% 3
Oxfordshire -24 16 £47,500 +18.75%
Surrey +11 9 £60,000 +33.33%
West Sussex -14 2 £62,500 +47.05%
East Sussex - 2 £30,750 -
Middlesex - 1 £52,500 - 1
Test Management
England

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 98 (48.76%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (43.28%) ISTQB
3 66 (32.84%) Software Testing
4 65 (32.34%) QA
5 61 (30.35%) Finance
5 61 (30.35%) Test Strategy
5 61 (30.35%) Mentoring
6 57 (28.36%) HP Quality Center
7 51 (25.37%) Selenium
8 48 (23.88%) Regression Testing
9 47 (23.38%) ISEB
10 46 (22.89%) HP
10 46 (22.89%) Test Automation
11 45 (22.39%) HP UFT
12 41 (20.40%) Degree
13 40 (19.90%) User Acceptance Testing
14 36 (17.91%) Stakeholder Management
15 35 (17.41%) Project Management
16 34 (16.92%) Waterfall
17 32 (15.92%) Automation Testing
18 31 (15.42%) JIRA
19 30 (14.93%) Automated Testing
20 28 (13.93%) Test Scripting
20 28 (13.93%) V-Model
20 28 (13.93%) Java
21 27 (13.43%) Windows
21 27 (13.43%) WebDriver
22 26 (12.94%) Functional Testing
23 24 (11.94%) Coaching
23 24 (11.94%) SDLC

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 5 (2.49%) CMS
1 5 (2.49%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.00%) Confluence
2 2 (1.00%) SAS
3 1 (0.50%) SAP EP
Applications
1 6 (2.99%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.49%) MS Office
2 5 (2.49%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.00%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (2.99%) SAP CRM
2 4 (1.99%) SAP CO
2 4 (1.99%) SAP FI
2 4 (1.99%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.50%) PeopleSoft HCM
3 1 (0.50%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.50%) SAP PSCD
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.49%) SaaS
2 2 (1.00%) GitHub
2 2 (1.00%) IaaS
2 2 (1.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.99%) Internet
2 2 (1.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (6.97%) Data Mining
2 3 (1.49%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (1.49%) SAP HANA
2 3 (1.49%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.49%) Sybase ASE
3 2 (1.00%) Big Data
3 2 (1.00%) GIS
4 1 (0.50%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.50%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.50%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 51 (25.37%) Selenium
2 45 (22.39%) HP UFT
3 31 (15.42%) JIRA
4 27 (13.43%) WebDriver
5 20 (9.95%) LoadRunner
6 18 (8.96%) Cucumber
7 15 (7.46%) Jenkins
8 7 (3.48%) Maven
9 6 (2.99%) SoapUI
10 5 (2.49%) Selenium IDE
11 4 (1.99%) Git (software)
11 4 (1.99%) SpecFlow
12 3 (1.49%) JMeter
12 3 (1.49%) NUnit
13 2 (1.00%) Jasmine
13 2 (1.00%) Team Foundation Server
13 2 (1.00%) TeamCity
13 2 (1.00%) YouTrack
14 1 (0.50%) Appium
14 1 (0.50%) TestComplete
General
1 61 (30.35%) Finance
2 14 (6.97%) Telecoms
3 11 (5.47%) Banking
4 6 (2.99%) Games
4 6 (2.99%) Retail
5 5 (2.49%) Legal
6 4 (1.99%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.00%) General Ledger
7 2 (1.00%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.50%) Advertising
8 1 (0.50%) Marketing
8 1 (0.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 85 (42.29%) Test Manager
2 54 (26.87%) Analyst
3 40 (19.90%) Test Analyst
4 22 (10.95%) QA Engineer
5 14 (6.97%) Test Engineer
5 14 (6.97%) Tester
6 10 (4.98%) QA Automation Engineer
6 10 (4.98%) QA Manager
6 10 (4.98%) QA Test Manager
6 10 (4.98%) SAP Manager
6 10 (4.98%) Senior Analyst
6 10 (4.98%) Senior Test Analyst
7 9 (4.48%) Software Analyst
7 9 (4.48%) Software Test Analyst
8 8 (3.98%) Security Manager
8 8 (3.98%) Software QA Engineer
9 7 (3.48%) Automation Engineer
9 7 (3.48%) SAP Test Manager
9 7 (3.48%) Senior QA Engineer
9 7 (3.48%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.48%) SOAP
2 6 (2.99%) Web Services
2 6 (2.99%) XML
3 5 (2.49%) .NET
3 5 (2.49%) SAP ALE
4 4 (1.99%) HTML
5 3 (1.49%) JSON
5 3 (1.49%) REST
5 3 (1.49%) RESTful
6 2 (1.00%) AngularJS
6 2 (1.00%) CSS
6 2 (1.00%) Gherkin
6 2 (1.00%) Middleware
6 2 (1.00%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 13 (6.47%) Client/Server
2 10 (4.98%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (4.48%) Performance Metrics
3 9 (4.48%) Virtual Team
4 8 (3.98%) Management Information System
5 6 (2.99%) Computer Science
6 5 (2.49%) N-Tier
6 5 (2.49%) Smartphone
7 4 (1.99%) Biotechnology
7 4 (1.99%) Life Science
8 3 (1.49%) User Experience
9 2 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.00%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.00%) NHS
9 2 (1.00%) Replication
9 2 (1.00%) Smart Meter
9 2 (1.00%) Smartcard
10 1 (0.50%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 27 (13.43%) Windows
2 8 (3.98%) Unix
3 7 (3.48%) Android
4 4 (1.99%) Linux
5 2 (1.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (48.76%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (32.84%) Software Testing
3 61 (30.35%) Mentoring
3 61 (30.35%) Test Strategy
4 48 (23.88%) Regression Testing
5 46 (22.89%) Test Automation
6 40 (19.90%) User Acceptance Testing
7 36 (17.91%) Stakeholder Management
8 35 (17.41%) Project Management
9 34 (16.92%) Waterfall
10 32 (15.92%) Automation Testing
11 30 (14.93%) Automated Testing
12 28 (13.93%) Test Scripting
12 28 (13.93%) V-Model
13 26 (12.94%) Functional Testing
14 24 (11.94%) BDD
14 24 (11.94%) Coaching
14 24 (11.94%) Scrum
14 24 (11.94%) SDLC
15 23 (11.44%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 28 (13.93%) Java
2 23 (11.44%) SQL
3 20 (9.95%) C#
4 11 (5.47%) C++
5 9 (4.48%) ABAP
5 9 (4.48%) Python
6 6 (2.99%) JavaScript
6 6 (2.99%) PHP
6 6 (2.99%) Ruby
7 4 (1.99%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.50%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.50%) VB
8 1 (0.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 87 (43.28%) ISTQB
2 47 (23.38%) ISEB
3 41 (20.40%) Degree
4 24 (11.94%) Security Cleared
5 21 (10.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 17 (8.46%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 8 (3.98%) DV Cleared
8 6 (2.99%) ISEB Practitioner
9 3 (1.49%) BPSS Clearance
10 2 (1.00%) CITP
10 2 (1.00%) MBA
10 2 (1.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (32.34%) QA
2 10 (4.98%) GAMP
3 2 (1.00%) DICOM
3 2 (1.00%) HL7
Systems Management
1 57 (28.36%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (2.49%) Nessus
2 5 (2.49%) Nmap
3 3 (1.49%) CA Service Virtualization
Vendors
1 46 (22.89%) HP
2 22 (10.95%) SAP
3 10 (4.98%) Microsoft
4 5 (2.49%) Cadence
4 5 (2.49%) Coverity
4 5 (2.49%) Sophos
5 4 (1.99%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (1.49%) CA
6 3 (1.49%) Rally
6 3 (1.49%) Sybase
7 2 (1.00%) Capita
8 1 (0.50%) IBM
8 1 (0.50%) Oracle
8 1 (0.50%) PeopleSoft
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