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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Management
Rank 64 57 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 3 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.55% 0.53% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.68% 0.68% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Average salary £65,000 £58,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.63% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
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
443 293 308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 81.73% 77.93% 79.18%
Number of salaries quoted 314 215 202
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £47,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -16.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 1 October 2014, 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 4 (66.67%) Finance
1 4 (66.67%) Six Sigma
2 3 (50.00%) CMMI
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Banking
2 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (50.00%) QA
3 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (33.33%) SAP
3 2 (33.33%) SAN
3 2 (33.33%) EPoS
3 2 (33.33%) SAP FI
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 2 (33.33%) LAN
3 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (33.33%) ISEB
3 2 (33.33%) Citrix
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 2 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (16.67%) PMP
4 1 (16.67%) PMI Certification
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) SAP FI
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) SAN
1 2 (33.33%) LAN
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Test Manager
2 3 (50.00%) Test Consultant
2 3 (50.00%) Consultant
3 2 (33.33%) Technical Manager
4 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
4 1 (16.67%) Programme Manager
4 1 (16.67%) IT Programme Manager
4 1 (16.67%) IT Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) EPoS
2 1 (16.67%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
1 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Six Sigma
2 3 (50.00%) CMMI
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (33.33%) Test Strategy
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) QMS
4 1 (16.67%) Lean Six Sigma
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) ISEB
2 2 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (16.67%) PMP
3 1 (16.67%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) SAP
1 2 (33.33%) Citrix
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