The table below looks at the statistics for Test Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Torfaen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Management over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Management
Rank 14 21 19
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -2
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 14 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 16.87% 3.13% 1.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 20.90% 3.85% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 14 2 1
Average salary £35,000 £30,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.75% -1.61%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
Test Management
South Wales

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Torfaen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
67 52 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 80.72% 81.25% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 62 51 52
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £26,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

Test Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

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

Test Management Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

Test Management
Salary Trend in Torfaen

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

Test Management Salary Trend in Torfaen

Test Management
Job Locations in Torfaen

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Management within the Torfaen region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cwmbran +7 14 £35,000 +14.75%
Test Management
South Wales

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Torfaen 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 24 (96.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (76.00%) Continuous Integration
3 16 (64.00%) Perl
3 16 (64.00%) Linux
4 15 (60.00%) Java
4 15 (60.00%) JavaScript
4 15 (60.00%) DTV
4 15 (60.00%) Bash Shell
5 14 (56.00%) Test Automation
6 11 (44.00%) Korn
6 11 (44.00%) Client/Server
6 11 (44.00%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (40.00%) TestLink
7 10 (40.00%) JUnit
7 10 (40.00%) DVB
7 10 (40.00%) Red Hat
7 10 (40.00%) Regression Testing
7 10 (40.00%) Perforce
7 10 (40.00%) Scrum
7 10 (40.00%) Objective-C
7 10 (40.00%) Statistics
7 10 (40.00%) TDD
7 10 (40.00%) CentOS
7 10 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (40.00%) JIRA
7 10 (40.00%) Product Management
7 10 (40.00%) User Experience
7 10 (40.00%) Jenkins
7 10 (40.00%) Bug Management
7 10 (40.00%) Confluence

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Torfaen 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.

Application Platforms
1 10 (40.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 10 (40.00%) DVB
2 2 (8.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.00%) HTTP
3 1 (4.00%) SNMP
3 1 (4.00%) IGMP
3 1 (4.00%) RTSP
3 1 (4.00%) Multicast
3 1 (4.00%) Unicast
Development Applications
1 10 (40.00%) JUnit
1 10 (40.00%) JIRA
1 10 (40.00%) Cucumber
1 10 (40.00%) Jenkins
1 10 (40.00%) TestLink
2 5 (20.00%) Subversion
2 5 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 4 (16.00%) FitNesse
3 4 (16.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (4.00%) Eclipse
4 1 (4.00%) Xcode
General
1 5 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (68.00%) Test Engineer
2 8 (32.00%) Automation Engineer
2 8 (32.00%) Test Automation Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Senior Test Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Software Tester
4 4 (16.00%) Tester
5 2 (8.00%) Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Software Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Team Leader
6 1 (4.00%) Test Team Leader
6 1 (4.00%) Software Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Software Development Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.00%) Web Services
1 5 (20.00%) REST
2 1 (4.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (60.00%) DTV
2 11 (44.00%) Client/Server
2 11 (44.00%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (40.00%) User Experience
3 10 (40.00%) Statistics
4 5 (20.00%) Digital Media
5 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (64.00%) Linux
2 10 (40.00%) CentOS
2 10 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (96.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (76.00%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (56.00%) Test Automation
4 10 (40.00%) Product Management
4 10 (40.00%) BDD
4 10 (40.00%) TDD
4 10 (40.00%) Regression Testing
4 10 (40.00%) Scrum
4 10 (40.00%) Bug Management
5 9 (36.00%) Cyber Security
6 5 (20.00%) Automation Testing
6 5 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 5 (20.00%) API Testing
7 1 (4.00%) SDLC
7 1 (4.00%) Software Testing
7 1 (4.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 16 (64.00%) Perl
2 15 (60.00%) Java
2 15 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 15 (60.00%) Bash Shell
3 11 (44.00%) Korn
4 10 (40.00%) Objective-C
5 9 (36.00%) C++
6 5 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (36.00%) ISEB
1 9 (36.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (40.00%) Red Hat
1 10 (40.00%) Perforce
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft