The first table below looks at the demand for Test Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Management over the 3 months to 29 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 Wales region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Management
Rank 90 81 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 3 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.26% 0.73% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 0.99% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 0
Average salary £30,500 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.15% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+0.59% -6.11%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
855 808 606
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 74.80% 73.32% 73.28%
Number of salaries quoted 771 716 552
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Test Management
Wales

Test Management
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Management across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Management Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Test Management
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Test Management Salary Trend in South Wales

Test Management
Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 29 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
Torfaen -1 2 £30,500 -1.61%
Test Management
Wales

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 4 (80.00%) ISEB
1 4 (80.00%) Automated Testing
1 4 (80.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (60.00%) JIRA
2 3 (60.00%) TDD
2 3 (60.00%) BDD
2 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
2 3 (60.00%) UNIX
2 3 (60.00%) HTTP
2 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (40.00%) SSL
3 2 (40.00%) XQuery
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) Ant
3 2 (40.00%) JUnit
3 2 (40.00%) SOAP
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) XML
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Internet
3 2 (40.00%) Code Coverage
3 2 (40.00%) DTV
3 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Software

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 1 (20.00%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) HTTP
1 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (40.00%) SSL
2 2 (40.00%) Internet
3 1 (20.00%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) JIRA
1 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (40.00%) Selenium
2 2 (40.00%) Ant
2 2 (40.00%) JUnit
2 2 (40.00%) CruiseControl
2 2 (40.00%) Subversion
2 2 (40.00%) Maven
2 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (40.00%) Mercurial
2 2 (40.00%) JBehave
2 2 (40.00%) WebDriver
2 2 (40.00%) Hudson
2 2 (40.00%) Gerrit
2 2 (40.00%) SoapUI
3 1 (20.00%) Fiddler
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Test Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Technical Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Automated Test Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) SOAP
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
1 2 (40.00%) XML
1 2 (40.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) DTV
1 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
1 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) UNIX
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Automated Testing
1 4 (80.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
2 3 (60.00%) TDD
2 3 (60.00%) BDD
3 2 (40.00%) Test Strategy
3 2 (40.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Cyber Security
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) SOA
3 2 (40.00%) Code Coverage
3 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (20.00%) Product Management
4 1 (20.00%) Bug Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Java
1 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
1 2 (40.00%) XQuery
1 2 (40.00%) XPath
1 2 (40.00%) Groovy
2 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (20.00%) Ruby
2 1 (20.00%) Korn
2 1 (20.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) Perl
2 1 (20.00%) C
2 1 (20.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) ISEB
2 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (20.00%) Perforce