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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Management
Rank 63 55 61
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +6
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 9 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 1.27% 1.78% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.58% 2.04% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 3
Average salary £47,750 £45,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.11% -18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,050 £45,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,650 £49,500 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
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
571 491 482
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 80.42% 87.21% 79.02%
Number of salaries quoted 455 388 422
Average salary £44,250 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.62% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £85,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 21 August 2014.

Test Management Salary Histogram in Swindon

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 9 (60.00%) Finance
2 5 (33.33%) Banking
2 5 (33.33%) Degree
3 4 (26.67%) Business Objects
3 4 (26.67%) SAP
3 4 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (26.67%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (26.67%) ISEB
3 4 (26.67%) SAP BW
3 4 (26.67%) SAP BI
3 4 (26.67%) Validation
3 4 (26.67%) Scrum
3 4 (26.67%) SAP MI
3 4 (26.67%) Economics
3 4 (26.67%) ISTQB
3 4 (26.67%) Informatics
3 4 (26.67%) Computer Science
3 4 (26.67%) Performance Management
3 4 (26.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 3 (20.00%) Retail
4 3 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 3 (20.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 2 (13.33%) Linux
5 2 (13.33%) Shell Script
5 2 (13.33%) Games
5 2 (13.33%) Debian
5 2 (13.33%) CEH

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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.

Business Applications
1 3 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (26.67%) SAP BW
1 4 (26.67%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Selenium
General
1 9 (60.00%) Finance
2 5 (33.33%) Banking
3 3 (20.00%) Retail
3 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (13.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Test Manager
2 4 (26.67%) Senior Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) SAP BW Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Senior SAP BW Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) SAP Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Tester
4 2 (13.33%) Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Penetration Tester
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Tester
5 1 (6.67%) Test Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Security Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) QA Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Test Leader
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Test Architect
5 1 (6.67%) SAP BW Architect
5 1 (6.67%) MI Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) SAP Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) SAP MI
2 1 (6.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Economics
1 4 (26.67%) Informatics
1 4 (26.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Linux
1 2 (13.33%) Debian
1 2 (13.33%) Ubuntu
1 2 (13.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) Validation
1 4 (26.67%) Scrum
1 4 (26.67%) Performance Management
1 4 (26.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (20.00%) Waterfall
2 3 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (13.33%) Performance Testing
3 2 (13.33%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (13.33%) Supplier Management
4 1 (6.67%) Test Automation
4 1 (6.67%) Test Scripting
4 1 (6.67%) Manual Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (6.67%) Change Management
4 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
4 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
4 1 (6.67%) Test Strategy
4 1 (6.67%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (6.67%) C#
2 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Degree
2 4 (26.67%) ISEB
2 4 (26.67%) ISTQB
3 3 (20.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 2 (13.33%) CEH
4 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
4 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
4 2 (13.33%) OSCP
4 2 (13.33%) OSCE
5 1 (6.67%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (13.33%) PCI DSS
2 1 (6.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Business Objects
1 4 (26.67%) SAP
2 1 (6.67%) HP