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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Management
Rank 67 82 92
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +10
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 12 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.74% 0.58% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.13% 0.69% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 12 5 3
Average salary £30,000 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.41% -10.52%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
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
563 721 693
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 81.71% 83.45% 76.91%
Number of salaries quoted 481 636 649
Average salary £42,000 £40,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.70% +8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

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
Salary Histogram in Southampton

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

Test Management Salary Histogram in Southampton

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 9 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (50.00%) Maven
2 9 (50.00%) JIRA
2 9 (50.00%) QA
2 9 (50.00%) Selenium
2 9 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 9 (50.00%) BDD
2 9 (50.00%) Gherkin
2 9 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 9 (50.00%) User Stories
2 9 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 9 (50.00%) Linux
2 9 (50.00%) HP UFT
2 9 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (50.00%) TDD
3 7 (38.89%) Scrum
3 7 (38.89%) Python
3 7 (38.89%) PHP
4 6 (33.33%) Finance
5 4 (22.22%) Information Security
5 4 (22.22%) Firewall
5 4 (22.22%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (22.22%) Vulnerability Management
6 3 (16.67%) Capita
6 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
6 3 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
6 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (11.11%) Management Information System

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (50.00%) HP UFT
1 9 (50.00%) Maven
1 9 (50.00%) JIRA
1 9 (50.00%) Selenium
1 9 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 9 (50.00%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Analyst
1 9 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Test Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Security Architect
3 4 (22.22%) Senior Security Architect
3 4 (22.22%) Senior Architect
3 4 (22.22%) Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Defect Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Information Systems Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Test Leader
5 1 (5.56%) Information Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Business Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Business Systems Manager
5 1 (5.56%) IT Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (50.00%) Gherkin
2 1 (5.56%) .NET
2 1 (5.56%) J2EE
2 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 9 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (50.00%) BDD
2 9 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (50.00%) TDD
2 9 (50.00%) User Stories
2 9 (50.00%) Automation Testing
3 7 (38.89%) Scrum
4 4 (22.22%) Information Security
4 4 (22.22%) Kalman Filter
4 4 (22.22%) Vulnerability Management
5 3 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
5 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (11.11%) ITIL
6 2 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (11.11%) Wealth Management
6 2 (11.11%) System Testing
6 2 (11.11%) Data Protection
6 2 (11.11%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) PHP
1 7 (38.89%) Python
2 2 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (5.56%) VB.NET
3 1 (5.56%) C#
3 1 (5.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (50.00%) QA
2 2 (11.11%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Capita
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle
3 1 (5.56%) SAP
3 1 (5.56%) HP