The table below looks at the statistics for Test Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Management over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Management
Rank 63 67 65
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 6 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.97% 0.18% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.14% 0.23% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 3
Average salary £32,500 £29,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.16% -37.89%
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £41,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-0.60% -3.48%
Test Management
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
527 441 438
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 85.55% 80.62% 80.51%
Number of salaries quoted 480 385 382
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,550 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Test Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Test Management Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Test Management
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Test Management Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Test Management
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Management within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. 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
Burton-upon-Trent - 4 £32,500 -
Lichfield - 2 £34,500 -
Test Management
West Midlands

Test Management
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 9 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 6 (66.67%) Project Management
2 6 (66.67%) SDLC
2 6 (66.67%) MKS
2 6 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 6 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 6 (66.67%) MS Office
2 6 (66.67%) MS Excel
3 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) .NET
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
4 2 (22.22%) ETL
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 2 (22.22%) ISEB
4 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (22.22%) ISTQB
4 2 (22.22%) Finance
4 2 (22.22%) Test Planning
4 2 (22.22%) Integration Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (22.22%) Test Strategy
5 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
5 1 (11.11%) QA
5 1 (11.11%) Client/Server

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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.

Applications
1 6 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 6 (66.67%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Tester
2 7 (77.78%) Software Tester
3 6 (66.67%) Automated Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 6 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 6 (66.67%) Project Management
2 6 (66.67%) SDLC
2 6 (66.67%) Software Testing
3 2 (22.22%) ETL
3 2 (22.22%) Integration Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Test Planning
3 2 (22.22%) Test Strategy
4 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) ISEB
1 2 (22.22%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) MKS
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft