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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Management
Rank 53 69 -
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 7 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.25% 0.19% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.56% 0.22% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 0
Average salary £50,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £41,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-0.60% -3.48%
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
449 447 342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 79.89% 86.29% 79.35%
Number of salaries quoted 393 319 244
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Management across the Watford region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Test Management Salary Histogram in Watford

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 9 (100.00%) HP
2 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 8 (88.89%) Oracle
2 8 (88.89%) Finance
2 8 (88.89%) Selenium
2 8 (88.89%) Cucumber
2 8 (88.89%) Oracle Database
3 7 (77.78%) Functional Testing
3 7 (77.78%) Test Automation
3 7 (77.78%) Regression Testing
3 7 (77.78%) QA
3 7 (77.78%) Scrum
3 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (77.78%) Unix
3 7 (77.78%) HP UFT
3 7 (77.78%) Java
3 7 (77.78%) PL/SQL
3 7 (77.78%) Data Modelling
4 5 (55.56%) IBM
5 4 (44.44%) Shell Script
5 4 (44.44%) Linux
5 4 (44.44%) Software Testing
5 4 (44.44%) Mentoring
6 3 (33.33%) JIRA
6 3 (33.33%) Data Integration
6 3 (33.33%) Manual Testing
7 2 (22.22%) System Testing
7 2 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (22.22%) ISTQB
7 2 (22.22%) Automated Testing

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 1 (11.11%) MS Project
1 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) BASE24
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (88.89%) Cucumber
1 8 (88.89%) Selenium
2 7 (77.78%) HP UFT
3 3 (33.33%) JIRA
4 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
5 1 (11.11%) Toad
General
1 8 (88.89%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Analyst
1 6 (66.67%) Test Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Test Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Leader
2 2 (22.22%) Test Leader
3 1 (11.11%) OAT Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) OAT Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Operations Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) QC Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Service Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Services Delivery Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Test Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Tivoli Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) UAT Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) UAT Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Unix
2 4 (44.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (77.78%) Data Modelling
1 7 (77.78%) Functional Testing
1 7 (77.78%) Regression Testing
1 7 (77.78%) Scrum
1 7 (77.78%) Test Automation
2 4 (44.44%) Mentoring
2 4 (44.44%) Software Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Manual Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Automated Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Defect Management
4 2 (22.22%) Defect Tracking
4 2 (22.22%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (22.22%) System Testing
5 1 (11.11%) ITIL
5 1 (11.11%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 1 (11.11%) System Integration Testing
5 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Volume Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 7 (77.78%) Java
2 7 (77.78%) PL/SQL
3 4 (44.44%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) ISEB
1 2 (22.22%) ISTQB
2 1 (11.11%) ISEB Practitioner
2 1 (11.11%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (77.78%) QA
2 2 (22.22%) ISO 8583
2 2 (22.22%) ISO20022
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) HP
2 8 (88.89%) Oracle
3 5 (55.56%) IBM