The table below looks at the statistics for Test Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Management over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Management
Rank 60 56 55
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 3 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.52% 1.34% 0.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.59% 1.58% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 4
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +51.51%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
Test Management
Wiltshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
512 379 464
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 89.35% 84.60% 85.93%
Number of salaries quoted 413 345 430
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +18.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Test Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Test Management Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Test Management
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Test Management Salary Trend in Swindon

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 17 (94.44%) Finance
2 15 (83.33%) ISTQB
3 11 (61.11%) ISEB
4 9 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (44.44%) ISEB Practitioner
5 8 (44.44%) Performance Testing
5 8 (44.44%) Knowledge Management
5 8 (44.44%) Line Management
6 6 (33.33%) Waterfall
6 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (27.78%) Scrum
7 5 (27.78%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 4 (22.22%) Test Scripting
8 4 (22.22%) Supplier Management
9 3 (16.67%) Banking
9 3 (16.67%) Telecoms
9 3 (16.67%) Use Case
10 2 (11.11%) HP
11 1 (5.56%) TestPartner
11 1 (5.56%) Automated Testing
11 1 (5.56%) ETL
11 1 (5.56%) IBM
11 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
11 1 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
11 1 (5.56%) Degree
11 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
11 1 (5.56%) Selenium
11 1 (5.56%) Test Strategy
11 1 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
11 1 (5.56%) Analytics

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Swindon 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) TestPartner
1 1 (5.56%) Selenium
General
1 17 (94.44%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Banking
2 3 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Test Manager
2 8 (44.44%) Architect
2 8 (44.44%) Integration Architect
2 8 (44.44%) Test Architect
3 1 (5.56%) Integration Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (44.44%) Knowledge Management
2 8 (44.44%) Performance Testing
2 8 (44.44%) Line Management
3 6 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (27.78%) Scrum
5 4 (22.22%) Supplier Management
5 4 (22.22%) Test Scripting
6 3 (16.67%) Use Case
7 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (5.56%) ETL
7 1 (5.56%) Automated Testing
7 1 (5.56%) Test Strategy
7 1 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (5.56%) Analytics
Qualifications
1 15 (83.33%) ISTQB
2 11 (61.11%) ISEB
3 8 (44.44%) ISEB Practitioner
4 5 (27.78%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (5.56%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) HP
2 1 (5.56%) IBM