The table below looks at the statistics for Test Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Management over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Management
Rank 21 15 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 4 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 4.17% 4.65% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.65% 5.26% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Average salary £29,712 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.97% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,275 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-0.52% -5.55%
Test Management
Somerset

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Taunton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
86 38 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 89.58% 88.37% 59.55%
Number of salaries quoted 74 35 50
Average salary £35,000 £33,453 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.62% +2.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,712 £29,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £45,000
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 Taunton

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

Test Management Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

Test Management
Salary Trend in Taunton

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

Test Management Salary Trend in Taunton

Test Management
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Taunton 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 4 (100.00%) ISEB
1 4 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 4 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 4 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 4 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (75.00%) BDD
2 3 (75.00%) SpecFlow
2 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (75.00%) QA
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Load Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Security Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Taunton 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.

Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (75.00%) SpecFlow
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Test Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Senior Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Senior Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 3 (75.00%) BDD
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Load Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Security Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) ISEB
1 4 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 4 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
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