The table below looks at the statistics for Test Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Management over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Management
Rank 62 64 49
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -15
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 4 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.75% 1.21% 2.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.98% 1.56% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 7
Average salary £37,500 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% -
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.70% -
Test Management
Hertfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
408 450 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 76.40% 77.99% 80.53%
Number of salaries quoted 306 338 232
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,066 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £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 Watford

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

Test Management Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Test Management
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Test Management Salary Trend in Watford

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) QA
2 7 (87.50%) Degree
3 4 (50.00%) SaaS
3 4 (50.00%) Basecamp
3 4 (50.00%) Mobile Payment
3 4 (50.00%) Project Planning
3 4 (50.00%) User Experience
3 4 (50.00%) Dropbox
3 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 4 (50.00%) Google
3 4 (50.00%) MS Project
3 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 4 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (50.00%) Mobile Commerce
3 4 (50.00%) Project Management
3 4 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 4 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (37.50%) Finance
4 3 (37.50%) CMMI
4 3 (37.50%) Banking
4 3 (37.50%) Six Sigma
5 1 (12.50%) Zephyr
5 1 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (12.50%) hybris
5 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
5 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
5 1 (12.50%) BDD
5 1 (12.50%) Jasmine

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
1 1 (12.50%) Drupal
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Project
1 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) SaaS
1 4 (50.00%) Basecamp
1 4 (50.00%) Dropbox
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) JUnit
1 1 (12.50%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (12.50%) Bugzilla
1 1 (12.50%) Subversion
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
1 1 (12.50%) Selenium
1 1 (12.50%) TestNG
1 1 (12.50%) JBehave
1 1 (12.50%) WebDriver
1 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
1 1 (12.50%) Jasmine
1 1 (12.50%) Zephyr
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
1 3 (37.50%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Coordinator
1 4 (50.00%) Test Manager
1 4 (50.00%) Project Coordinator
1 4 (50.00%) Technical Project Coordinator
2 3 (37.50%) Test Consultant
2 3 (37.50%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
1 1 (12.50%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (50.00%) Mobile Payment
1 4 (50.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 4 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (50.00%) Mobile Commerce
2 4 (50.00%) Project Management
2 4 (50.00%) Project Planning
3 3 (37.50%) CMMI
3 3 (37.50%) Six Sigma
4 1 (12.50%) Document Management
4 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Resource Management
4 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (12.50%) System Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
4 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
4 1 (12.50%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (12.50%) ISEB
2 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (87.50%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Google
2 1 (12.50%) hybris