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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Management
Rank 64 49 56
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +7
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 4 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.69% 2.03% 0.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.78% 2.34% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 4
Average salary £57,500 £50,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% +51.51%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +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
511 427 434
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 87.80% 86.61% 87.50%
Number of salaries quoted 409 380 401
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,750 £60,000 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,800 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.05% +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 20 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 15 (100.00%) Finance
2 13 (86.67%) ISTQB
3 10 (66.67%) ISEB
3 10 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (60.00%) ISEB Practitioner
4 9 (60.00%) Knowledge Management
4 9 (60.00%) Performance Testing
4 9 (60.00%) Line Management
5 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
5 3 (20.00%) Scrum
5 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (20.00%) Banking
5 3 (20.00%) Supplier Management
5 3 (20.00%) Waterfall
5 3 (20.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 2 (13.33%) TestPartner
6 2 (13.33%) Use Case
6 2 (13.33%) Test Scripting
6 2 (13.33%) Test Strategy
7 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 2 (13.33%) TestPartner
General
1 15 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (20.00%) Banking
2 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Architect
1 8 (53.33%) Integration Architect
1 8 (53.33%) Test Manager
1 8 (53.33%) Test Architect
2 1 (6.67%) Integration Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (60.00%) Knowledge Management
2 9 (60.00%) Performance Testing
2 9 (60.00%) Line Management
3 3 (20.00%) Waterfall
3 3 (20.00%) Scrum
3 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (20.00%) Supplier Management
4 2 (13.33%) Test Scripting
4 2 (13.33%) Use Case
4 2 (13.33%) Test Strategy
5 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 13 (86.67%) ISTQB
2 10 (66.67%) ISEB
3 9 (60.00%) ISEB Practitioner
4 3 (20.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification