The table below looks at the statistics for Test Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Management over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Management
Rank 194 184 193
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +9
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 52 56 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.86% 0.92% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.01% 1.11% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 38 35 17
Average salary £45,000 £39,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.92% -12.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,030 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,300 £56,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,275 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.44% -0.52%
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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5154 5029 4167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 85.15% 82.52% 82.30%
Number of salaries quoted 4309 4075 3568
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Test Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Test Management Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Test Management
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Test Management Salary Trend in the South West

Test Management
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Management across the South West region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Test Management Salary Histogram in the South West

Test Management
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. 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
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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
Gloucestershire +3 24 £45,000 -20.00%
Bristol -44 13 £41,250 +12.24%
Dorset - 7 £38,750 - 1
Somerset 0 4 - -
Wiltshire -4 4 £45,000 +6.82%
Test Management
England

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 31 (41.33%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (36.00%) C#
3 26 (34.67%) .NET
3 26 (34.67%) Microsoft
4 24 (32.00%) HTML
4 24 (32.00%) SharePoint
5 23 (30.67%) .NET Framework
5 23 (30.67%) Continuous Integration
5 23 (30.67%) System Testing
5 23 (30.67%) Change Control
6 22 (29.33%) QA
7 21 (28.00%) ISEB
7 21 (28.00%) JavaScript
7 21 (28.00%) SQL Server
7 21 (28.00%) CMS
8 20 (26.67%) Test Scripting
8 20 (26.67%) Test Strategy
9 16 (21.33%) Test Automation
9 16 (21.33%) SQL
10 15 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
11 13 (17.33%) Dynamics CRM
11 13 (17.33%) Software Testing
11 13 (17.33%) ISTQB
11 13 (17.33%) Kofax
11 13 (17.33%) CSS
11 13 (17.33%) CRM
11 13 (17.33%) HTML5
11 13 (17.33%) CSS3
12 12 (16.00%) Finance
13 11 (14.67%) Stakeholder Management

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

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 24 (32.00%) SharePoint
2 21 (28.00%) CMS
3 5 (6.67%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (6.67%) MS Office
1 5 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (17.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (6.67%) Temenos T24
2 5 (6.67%) Oracle Cash Management
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.67%) Internet
2 2 (2.67%) Firewall
3 1 (1.33%) Unified Communications
3 1 (1.33%) LAN
3 1 (1.33%) VoIP
3 1 (1.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (28.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
2 5 (6.67%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 7 (9.33%) JIRA
2 5 (6.67%) Selenium
2 5 (6.67%) TestDirector
3 4 (5.33%) HP UFT
3 4 (5.33%) LoadRunner
3 4 (5.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (4.00%) SilkTest
4 3 (4.00%) Rational Functional Tester
5 1 (1.33%) TestNG
5 1 (1.33%) JMeter
5 1 (1.33%) Bugzilla
5 1 (1.33%) TestPartner
5 1 (1.33%) JUnit
5 1 (1.33%) WebDriver
5 1 (1.33%) SoapUI
General
1 12 (16.00%) Finance
2 9 (12.00%) Banking
3 5 (6.67%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 23 (30.67%) Developer
2 22 (29.33%) Test Manager
3 16 (21.33%) .NET Developer
4 9 (12.00%) Test Engineer
4 9 (12.00%) Test Analyst
4 9 (12.00%) Analyst
5 7 (9.33%) AWS Developer
6 5 (6.67%) Architect
7 4 (5.33%) Senior Test Analyst
7 4 (5.33%) Tester
7 4 (5.33%) Performance Engineer
7 4 (5.33%) Performance Test Engineer
7 4 (5.33%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (4.00%) Test Architect
8 3 (4.00%) Senior Tester
9 2 (2.67%) Technical Engineer
9 2 (2.67%) Quality Engineer
9 2 (2.67%) Senior Manager
9 2 (2.67%) QA Leader
9 2 (2.67%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (34.67%) .NET
2 24 (32.00%) HTML
3 23 (30.67%) .NET Framework
4 13 (17.33%) HTML5
4 13 (17.33%) CSS3
4 13 (17.33%) CSS
5 8 (10.67%) XML
6 5 (6.67%) Middleware
7 4 (5.33%) Web Services
8 3 (4.00%) XBRL
8 3 (4.00%) SOAP
8 3 (4.00%) Gherkin
9 1 (1.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.33%) Management Information System
1 7 (9.33%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.67%) Statistics
3 1 (1.33%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.33%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.67%) UNIX
1 8 (10.67%) Linux
2 5 (6.67%) Solaris
3 1 (1.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (41.33%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (30.67%) Continuous Integration
2 23 (30.67%) System Testing
2 23 (30.67%) Change Control
3 20 (26.67%) Test Strategy
3 20 (26.67%) Test Scripting
4 16 (21.33%) Test Automation
5 15 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 13 (17.33%) Software Testing
6 13 (17.33%) CRM
7 11 (14.67%) Regression Testing
7 11 (14.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (13.33%) Performance Testing
8 10 (13.33%) Performance Monitoring
9 9 (12.00%) PRINCE2
10 8 (10.67%) Test Planning
11 7 (9.33%) Non-Functional Testing
12 6 (8.00%) Waterfall
12 6 (8.00%) SDLC
12 6 (8.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (36.00%) C#
2 21 (28.00%) JavaScript
3 16 (21.33%) SQL
4 9 (12.00%) Java
5 6 (8.00%) C
6 3 (4.00%) VB.NET
6 3 (4.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 21 (28.00%) ISEB
2 13 (17.33%) ISTQB
3 11 (14.67%) Security Cleared
4 9 (12.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 6 (8.00%) DV Cleared
5 6 (8.00%) Degree
6 5 (6.67%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 1 (1.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (1.33%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.33%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (29.33%) QA
2 2 (2.67%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.33%) Solvency II
System Software
1 5 (6.67%) Oracle RAC
1 5 (6.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 7 (9.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 26 (34.67%) Microsoft
2 13 (17.33%) Kofax
3 8 (10.67%) Oracle
4 6 (8.00%) HP
5 5 (6.67%) Green Hat
6 3 (4.00%) SAP
7 1 (1.33%) IBM
7 1 (1.33%) Cognizant
7 1 (1.33%) Reuters
7 1 (1.33%) BT
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