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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Management
Rank 79 97 88
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -9
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 25 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.78% 0.23% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.21% 0.28% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 23 3 5
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Test Management
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1131 1053 925
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 80.73% 79.35% 74.24%
Number of salaries quoted 911 897 808
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Test Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Test Management Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Test Management
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Test Management Salary Trend in Wales

Test Management
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Management within the Wales region over the 3 months to 3 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
South Wales +28 25 £35,000 -13.58% 2
Test Management
UK

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Wales 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 38 (90.48%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (73.81%) Perl
2 31 (73.81%) Linux
3 28 (66.67%) Java
4 27 (64.29%) Bash Shell
5 26 (61.90%) JavaScript
5 26 (61.90%) DTV
5 26 (61.90%) Test Automation
6 21 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
7 18 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
8 17 (40.48%) Korn
8 17 (40.48%) Client/Server
9 15 (35.71%) Web Services
9 15 (35.71%) REST
10 14 (33.33%) Automation Testing
10 14 (33.33%) Git (software)
10 14 (33.33%) Cucumber
10 14 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
10 14 (33.33%) API Testing
10 14 (33.33%) Python
10 14 (33.33%) Subversion
11 13 (30.95%) Statistics
11 13 (30.95%) JIRA
11 13 (30.95%) CentOS
11 13 (30.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 13 (30.95%) Product Management
11 13 (30.95%) TDD
11 13 (30.95%) Perforce
11 13 (30.95%) Scrum
11 13 (30.95%) Objective-C

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Wales 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 13 (30.95%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (9.52%) MS Office
2 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (30.95%) DVB
2 8 (19.05%) TCP/IP
3 5 (11.90%) HTTP
4 4 (9.52%) SNMP
4 4 (9.52%) IGMP
4 4 (9.52%) RTSP
4 4 (9.52%) Multicast
4 4 (9.52%) Unicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (33.33%) Subversion
1 14 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 14 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 13 (30.95%) Jenkins
2 13 (30.95%) JIRA
2 13 (30.95%) JUnit
2 13 (30.95%) TestLink
3 4 (9.52%) FitNesse
3 4 (9.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (9.52%) Eclipse
3 4 (9.52%) Xcode
4 1 (2.38%) Selenium
4 1 (2.38%) CA Gen
General
1 5 (11.90%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (45.24%) Test Engineer
2 10 (23.81%) Tester
2 10 (23.81%) Software Tester
2 10 (23.81%) Automation Engineer
2 10 (23.81%) Test Automation Engineer
3 5 (11.90%) Senior Test Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) Software Development Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) Development Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) Software Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) Team Leader
4 4 (9.52%) Test Team Leader
5 2 (4.76%) Software Developer
5 2 (4.76%) Developer
6 1 (2.38%) Analyst
6 1 (2.38%) Test Analyst
6 1 (2.38%) Release Manager
6 1 (2.38%) QA Analyst
6 1 (2.38%) Designer
6 1 (2.38%) QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (35.71%) Web Services
1 15 (35.71%) REST
2 4 (9.52%) HTML
3 1 (2.38%) SOAP
3 1 (2.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (61.90%) DTV
2 18 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (40.48%) Client/Server
4 13 (30.95%) User Experience
4 13 (30.95%) Statistics
5 5 (11.90%) Digital Media
6 4 (9.52%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 31 (73.81%) Linux
2 13 (30.95%) CentOS
2 13 (30.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.38%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (90.48%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (61.90%) Test Automation
3 21 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (33.33%) API Testing
4 14 (33.33%) Automation Testing
4 14 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
5 13 (30.95%) Product Management
5 13 (30.95%) BDD
5 13 (30.95%) TDD
5 13 (30.95%) Scrum
6 12 (28.57%) Regression Testing
6 12 (28.57%) Bug Management
7 8 (19.05%) Cyber Security
8 5 (11.90%) Software Testing
8 5 (11.90%) SDLC
9 4 (9.52%) Test Strategy
10 1 (2.38%) Root Cause Analysis
10 1 (2.38%) Continuous Improvement
10 1 (2.38%) Release Management
10 1 (2.38%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 31 (73.81%) Perl
2 28 (66.67%) Java
3 27 (64.29%) Bash Shell
4 26 (61.90%) JavaScript
5 17 (40.48%) Korn
6 14 (33.33%) Python
7 13 (30.95%) Objective-C
8 8 (19.05%) C++
9 1 (2.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (23.81%) Degree
2 8 (19.05%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.90%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (30.95%) Red Hat
1 13 (30.95%) Perforce
2 4 (9.52%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.76%) Oracle
4 1 (2.38%) CA
Newport, Gwent
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £25k - 38k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago