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 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 17 18 14
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 5 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 7.69% 1.92% 8.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.09% 2.22% 10.53%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 3
Average salary £34,000 £31,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.67% -11.42%
UK excluding London average salary £42,275 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-0.52% -5.55%
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
55 45 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 84.62% 86.54% 76.00%
Number of salaries quoted 50 44 37
Average salary £36,000 £34,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,100 £31,000 £29,600
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £48,000 £40,000
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 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 29 August 2014. 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 +1 5 £34,000 +9.67%
Test Management
South Wales

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 5 (100.00%) DTV
1 5 (100.00%) Regression Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
2 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (60.00%) Ruby
2 3 (60.00%) Korn
2 3 (60.00%) JIRA
2 3 (60.00%) Wireshark
2 3 (60.00%) Fiddler
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (60.00%) CentOS
2 3 (60.00%) Product Management
2 3 (60.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (60.00%) Confluence
2 3 (60.00%) BDD
2 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (60.00%) Bug Management
2 3 (60.00%) TDD
2 3 (60.00%) C
2 3 (60.00%) C++
2 3 (60.00%) Perl
2 3 (60.00%) UNIX
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Python
2 3 (60.00%) HTTP
3 2 (40.00%) ISEB
3 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Cyber Security

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 3 (60.00%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (60.00%) Wireshark
2 3 (60.00%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) JIRA
1 3 (60.00%) Fiddler
1 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Test Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Software Test Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) C Software Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) UNIX
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
1 3 (60.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Regression Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
2 3 (60.00%) TDD
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (60.00%) Product Management
2 3 (60.00%) BDD
2 3 (60.00%) Bug Management
3 2 (40.00%) Cyber Security
3 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C
1 3 (60.00%) C++
1 3 (60.00%) Perl
1 3 (60.00%) Python
1 3 (60.00%) Ruby
1 3 (60.00%) Korn
1 3 (60.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) ISEB
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Red Hat