The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Management
Rank 90 98 80
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -18
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 4 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.35% 0.52% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% 0.65% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 1
Average salary £35,750 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.73% +18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Test Management
Wales

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 Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
869 929 601
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 76.70% 80.99% 67.23%
Number of salaries quoted 760 838 553
Average salary £36,000 £37,565 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% +7.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £49,096 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 19 December 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 -2 3 £34,000 +4.61%
Newport +13 1 £37,500 -21.05%
Test Management
Wales

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (100.00%) Regression Testing
2 10 (90.91%) TCP/IP
2 10 (90.91%) TestLink
2 10 (90.91%) DTV
3 9 (81.82%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (81.82%) Bug Management
4 8 (72.73%) Scrum
4 8 (72.73%) TDD
4 8 (72.73%) Red Hat
4 8 (72.73%) Linux
4 8 (72.73%) CentOS
4 8 (72.73%) BDD
4 8 (72.73%) C++
4 8 (72.73%) Perl
4 8 (72.73%) Python
4 8 (72.73%) Korn
4 8 (72.73%) Bash Shell
4 8 (72.73%) Jenkins
4 8 (72.73%) JIRA
4 8 (72.73%) Confluence
5 7 (63.64%) Wireshark
5 7 (63.64%) Fiddler
5 7 (63.64%) HTTP
5 7 (63.64%) Ruby
5 7 (63.64%) C
5 7 (63.64%) UNIX
5 7 (63.64%) Windows
5 7 (63.64%) Product Management
6 4 (36.36%) Cyber Security

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 8 (72.73%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 10 (90.91%) TCP/IP
2 7 (63.64%) Wireshark
2 7 (63.64%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (90.91%) TestLink
2 8 (72.73%) Jenkins
2 8 (72.73%) JIRA
3 7 (63.64%) Fiddler
4 1 (9.09%) Cucumber
4 1 (9.09%) JUnit
4 1 (9.09%) JMeter
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Test Engineer
2 6 (54.55%) Software Test Engineer
2 6 (54.55%) C Software Engineer
2 6 (54.55%) Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Automated Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (90.91%) DTV
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) User Experience
2 1 (9.09%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Linux
1 8 (72.73%) CentOS
2 7 (63.64%) UNIX
2 7 (63.64%) Windows
3 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (100.00%) Regression Testing
2 9 (81.82%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (81.82%) Bug Management
3 8 (72.73%) BDD
3 8 (72.73%) Scrum
3 8 (72.73%) TDD
4 7 (63.64%) Product Management
5 4 (36.36%) Cyber Security
6 3 (27.27%) Automated Testing
6 3 (27.27%) Manual Testing
7 2 (18.18%) Test Scripting
8 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) C++
1 8 (72.73%) Perl
1 8 (72.73%) Python
1 8 (72.73%) Korn
1 8 (72.73%) Bash Shell
2 7 (63.64%) C
2 7 (63.64%) Ruby
3 1 (9.09%) Groovy
3 1 (9.09%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) ISEB
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Red Hat
2 2 (18.18%) Perforce
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle