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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Management
Rank 81 97 94
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -3
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 18 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.29% 0.16% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.58% 0.20% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 3
Average salary £37,000 £40,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.64% -4.70%
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.70% -
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
1140 988 937
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 81.60% 80.59% 75.32%
Number of salaries quoted 949 837 832
Average salary £39,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,300 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 21 April 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 +1 17 £37,000 -8.64% 1
West Wales - 1 £45,000 -
Test Management
UK

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 18 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (68.18%) Perl
2 15 (68.18%) Linux
3 13 (59.09%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (54.55%) Korn
4 12 (54.55%) Client/Server
4 12 (54.55%) JavaScript
4 12 (54.55%) DTV
4 12 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (50.00%) Java
5 11 (50.00%) Test Automation
5 11 (50.00%) Bash Shell
6 9 (40.91%) BDD
6 9 (40.91%) TDD
6 9 (40.91%) Regression Testing
6 9 (40.91%) Bug Management
7 8 (36.36%) Jenkins
7 8 (36.36%) TestLink
7 8 (36.36%) User Experience
7 8 (36.36%) Perforce
7 8 (36.36%) Scrum
7 8 (36.36%) DVB
7 8 (36.36%) TCP/IP
7 8 (36.36%) Red Hat
7 8 (36.36%) JUnit
7 8 (36.36%) Objective-C
7 8 (36.36%) Statistics
7 8 (36.36%) Confluence
7 8 (36.36%) Cucumber
7 8 (36.36%) Product Management

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 8 (36.36%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (36.36%) TCP/IP
1 8 (36.36%) DVB
2 4 (18.18%) IGMP
2 4 (18.18%) RTSP
2 4 (18.18%) Multicast
2 4 (18.18%) Unicast
2 4 (18.18%) HTTP
2 4 (18.18%) SNMP
Development Applications
1 8 (36.36%) JUnit
1 8 (36.36%) JIRA
1 8 (36.36%) Cucumber
1 8 (36.36%) Jenkins
1 8 (36.36%) TestLink
2 4 (18.18%) Eclipse
2 4 (18.18%) Xcode
3 3 (13.64%) Subversion
3 3 (13.64%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Test Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Team Leader
2 4 (18.18%) Software Development Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Development Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Automation Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Test Automation Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Software Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Test Team Leader
3 3 (13.64%) Software Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Test Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Release Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Tester
4 1 (4.55%) Software Tester
4 1 (4.55%) Software Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Software Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) HTML
2 3 (13.64%) Web Services
2 3 (13.64%) REST
3 1 (4.55%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (54.55%) Client/Server
1 12 (54.55%) DTV
1 12 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (36.36%) User Experience
2 8 (36.36%) Statistics
3 4 (18.18%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 15 (68.18%) Linux
2 8 (36.36%) CentOS
2 8 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (59.09%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 9 (40.91%) BDD
4 9 (40.91%) Bug Management
4 9 (40.91%) TDD
4 9 (40.91%) Regression Testing
5 8 (36.36%) Scrum
5 8 (36.36%) Product Management
6 5 (22.73%) Cyber Security
7 4 (18.18%) Test Strategy
7 4 (18.18%) Software Testing
8 3 (13.64%) Automation Testing
8 3 (13.64%) Continuous Delivery
9 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
9 1 (4.55%) Release Management
9 1 (4.55%) Unit Testing
9 1 (4.55%) ITIL
9 1 (4.55%) Configuration Management
9 1 (4.55%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (68.18%) Perl
2 12 (54.55%) JavaScript
2 12 (54.55%) Korn
3 11 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 11 (50.00%) Java
4 8 (36.36%) Objective-C
5 5 (22.73%) C++
6 3 (13.64%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) ISEB
2 4 (18.18%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) Red Hat
1 8 (36.36%) Perforce
2 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
Newport, Gwent
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum, Benefits Plus Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago