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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Management
Rank 54 - 59
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 11 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 1.88% - 1.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.16% - 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 5
Average salary £52,500 - £33,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £43,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-4.04% +1.76%
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
509 436 467
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 87.01% 80.59% 82.22%
Number of salaries quoted 383 374 414
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,814 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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
Salary Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Management across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Test Management Salary Histogram in Swindon

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 20 (86.96%) Finance
2 15 (65.22%) ISTQB
3 11 (47.83%) ISEB
4 9 (39.13%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (39.13%) Line Management
5 8 (34.78%) Scrum
5 8 (34.78%) Performance Testing
5 8 (34.78%) Waterfall
6 7 (30.43%) ISEB Practitioner
6 7 (30.43%) Knowledge Management
6 7 (30.43%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 6 (26.09%) Banking
8 5 (21.74%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (17.39%) HP
9 4 (17.39%) Telecoms
9 4 (17.39%) Supplier Management
9 4 (17.39%) Test Scripting
10 3 (13.04%) Retail
10 3 (13.04%) HP Quality Center
11 2 (8.70%) Linux
11 2 (8.70%) Shell Script
11 2 (8.70%) Change Management
11 2 (8.70%) Games
11 2 (8.70%) Debian
11 2 (8.70%) CEH
11 2 (8.70%) Penetration Testing
11 2 (8.70%) Ubuntu
11 2 (8.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 2 (8.70%) Degree

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Selenium
General
1 20 (86.96%) Finance
2 6 (26.09%) Banking
3 4 (17.39%) Telecoms
4 3 (13.04%) Retail
5 2 (8.70%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Test Manager
2 7 (30.43%) Architect
2 7 (30.43%) Integration Architect
2 7 (30.43%) Test Architect
3 2 (8.70%) Penetration Tester
3 2 (8.70%) Tester
4 1 (4.35%) Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Test Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) Security Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) QA Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Linux
1 2 (8.70%) Debian
1 2 (8.70%) Ubuntu
1 2 (8.70%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) Stakeholder Management
1 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (39.13%) Line Management
2 8 (34.78%) Scrum
2 8 (34.78%) Performance Testing
2 8 (34.78%) Waterfall
3 7 (30.43%) Knowledge Management
4 5 (21.74%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (17.39%) Test Scripting
5 4 (17.39%) Supplier Management
6 2 (8.70%) Change Management
6 2 (8.70%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (8.70%) Use Case
7 1 (4.35%) Automated Testing
7 1 (4.35%) E-Commerce
7 1 (4.35%) ETL
7 1 (4.35%) Manual Testing
7 1 (4.35%) Test Automation
7 1 (4.35%) Test Strategy
7 1 (4.35%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) Shell Script
2 1 (4.35%) C#
2 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (65.22%) ISTQB
2 11 (47.83%) ISEB
3 7 (30.43%) ISEB Practitioner
3 7 (30.43%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 2 (8.70%) CEH
4 2 (8.70%) Degree
4 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
4 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
4 2 (8.70%) OSCP
4 2 (8.70%) OSCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (8.70%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.35%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) HP
2 1 (4.35%) IBM