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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Management
Rank 68 63 64
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 3 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.51% 0.20% 0.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% 0.25% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 4
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +51.51%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
525 402 512
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 90.05% 80.89% 83.80%
Number of salaries quoted 404 366 453
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,500 £27,850
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £58,000
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 26 January 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 (89.47%) Finance
2 14 (73.68%) ISTQB
3 10 (52.63%) ISEB
4 8 (42.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (42.11%) Performance Testing
4 8 (42.11%) Line Management
5 7 (36.84%) Waterfall
5 7 (36.84%) Knowledge Management
5 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (36.84%) ISEB Practitioner
6 6 (31.58%) Scrum
6 6 (31.58%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 5 (26.32%) Banking
8 4 (21.05%) Supplier Management
9 3 (15.79%) Test Scripting
9 3 (15.79%) HP
9 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
10 2 (10.53%) Games
10 2 (10.53%) Debian
10 2 (10.53%) Shell Script
10 2 (10.53%) Linux
10 2 (10.53%) Retail
10 2 (10.53%) CEH
10 2 (10.53%) Penetration Testing
10 2 (10.53%) Ubuntu
10 2 (10.53%) Use Case
10 2 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (10.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 2 (10.53%) PCI DSS
10 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Selenium
General
1 17 (89.47%) Finance
2 5 (26.32%) Banking
3 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
4 2 (10.53%) Retail
4 2 (10.53%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Test Manager
2 7 (36.84%) Architect
2 7 (36.84%) Integration Architect
2 7 (36.84%) Test Architect
3 2 (10.53%) Penetration Tester
3 2 (10.53%) Tester
4 1 (5.26%) Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Linux
1 2 (10.53%) Debian
1 2 (10.53%) Ubuntu
1 2 (10.53%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Stakeholder Management
1 8 (42.11%) Performance Testing
1 8 (42.11%) Line Management
2 7 (36.84%) Waterfall
2 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (36.84%) Knowledge Management
3 6 (31.58%) Scrum
4 4 (21.05%) Supplier Management
5 3 (15.79%) Test Scripting
6 2 (10.53%) Use Case
6 2 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (5.26%) Automated Testing
7 1 (5.26%) ETL
7 1 (5.26%) Change Management
7 1 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (5.26%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (73.68%) ISTQB
2 10 (52.63%) ISEB
3 7 (36.84%) ISEB Practitioner
4 6 (31.58%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 2 (10.53%) CEH
5 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
5 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
5 2 (10.53%) OSCP
5 2 (10.53%) OSCE
6 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (10.53%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) HP
2 1 (5.26%) IBM