The table below looks at the statistics for Test Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Management over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Management
Rank 77 82 73
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -9
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 6 6 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.74% 0.69% 1.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.90% 0.84% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 11
Average salary £40,000 £53,875 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.75% +19.72%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Test Management
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
666 716 600
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 82.53% 81.92% 72.99%
Number of salaries quoted 549 621 561
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £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 Southampton

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

Test Management Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Test Management
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Test Management Salary Trend in Southampton

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 12 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (60.00%) QA
1 12 (60.00%) BDD
2 11 (55.00%) JIRA
2 11 (55.00%) System Testing
2 11 (55.00%) Git (software)
2 11 (55.00%) Cucumber
2 11 (55.00%) User Stories
2 11 (55.00%) Mobile App
2 11 (55.00%) Automation Testing
2 11 (55.00%) Gherkin
2 11 (55.00%) Selenium
2 11 (55.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 11 (55.00%) Web Testing
2 11 (55.00%) TDD
2 11 (55.00%) Penetration Testing
2 11 (55.00%) PHP
2 11 (55.00%) Python
2 11 (55.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 11 (55.00%) LoadRunner
2 11 (55.00%) Regression Testing
3 10 (50.00%) Linux
4 9 (45.00%) Selenium IDE
4 9 (45.00%) Test Strategy
5 8 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (35.00%) SaaS
7 4 (20.00%) ISTQB
7 4 (20.00%) Migration
7 4 (20.00%) Test Automation
8 3 (15.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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.

Cloud Services
1 7 (35.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 11 (55.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 11 (55.00%) LoadRunner
1 11 (55.00%) JIRA
1 11 (55.00%) Selenium
1 11 (55.00%) Git (software)
1 11 (55.00%) Cucumber
2 9 (45.00%) Selenium IDE
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Test Manager
2 8 (40.00%) Test Analyst
2 8 (40.00%) Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) Senior Test Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) Test Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) Senior Test Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Test Consultant
7 1 (5.00%) Agile Test Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Automation Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Automated Test Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (55.00%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 11 (55.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (60.00%) BDD
2 11 (55.00%) System Testing
2 11 (55.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 11 (55.00%) Web Testing
2 11 (55.00%) TDD
2 11 (55.00%) Regression Testing
2 11 (55.00%) Penetration Testing
2 11 (55.00%) User Stories
2 11 (55.00%) Automation Testing
3 9 (45.00%) Test Strategy
4 8 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (20.00%) Migration
5 4 (20.00%) Test Automation
6 3 (15.00%) Service Delivery
6 3 (15.00%) Wealth Management
6 3 (15.00%) Performance Testing
7 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (5.00%) Data Migration
8 1 (5.00%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (55.00%) PHP
1 11 (55.00%) Python
2 2 (10.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (15.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (15.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (5.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (60.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) HP
1 3 (15.00%) Capita