The table below looks at the statistics for Test Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Management over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Management
Rank 189 180 183
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +3
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 15 12 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.30% 0.28% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% 0.35% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 14 9 14
Average salary £32,500 £47,500 £29,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.57% +62.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £42,500 £28,150
10% offered a salary of more than £43,050 £51,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.16%
Test Management
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4091 3436 3594
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 82.00% 79.54% 75.28%
Number of salaries quoted 3528 2780 3095
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Test Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Test Management Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Test Management
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Test Management Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Test Management
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Management across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Test Management Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Test Management
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Management within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 January 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
Worcestershire - 5 £30,000 -
Staffordshire +6 3 £32,500 -31.57%
Wolverhampton - 3 £38,500 - 1
Warwickshire -8 2 £35,000 -17.64%
Coventry -9 2 £45,000 -
Test Management
England

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 19 (57.58%) Finance
2 16 (48.48%) Automated Testing
3 13 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (36.36%) Test Automation
5 11 (33.33%) Manual Testing
6 10 (30.30%) Time Management
7 9 (27.27%) Test Strategy
7 9 (27.27%) SQL
7 9 (27.27%) ISEB
8 8 (24.24%) Use Case
9 7 (21.21%) Management Information System
9 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
9 7 (21.21%) Change Management
10 6 (18.18%) HP
10 6 (18.18%) QuickTest Pro
10 6 (18.18%) Visual Studio
10 6 (18.18%) ISTQB
10 6 (18.18%) Test Scripting
11 5 (15.15%) User Acceptance Testing
11 5 (15.15%) Risk Management
12 4 (12.12%) CRM
12 4 (12.12%) .NET
12 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
12 4 (12.12%) MS Visio
12 4 (12.12%) Business Analysis
12 4 (12.12%) Systems Analysis
12 4 (12.12%) MSTest
12 4 (12.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 4 (12.12%) Enterprise Software
13 3 (9.09%) Test Planning

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 4 (12.12%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (18.18%) QuickTest Pro
1 6 (18.18%) Visual Studio
2 4 (12.12%) MSTest
3 1 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.03%) LoadRunner
General
1 19 (57.58%) Finance
2 3 (9.09%) Automotive
3 1 (3.03%) Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.03%) Games
Job Titles
1 13 (39.39%) Analyst
2 9 (27.27%) Test Analyst
3 6 (18.18%) Test Manager
4 5 (15.15%) Tester
5 4 (12.12%) Business Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) Test Leader
6 3 (9.09%) Software Tester
6 3 (9.09%) Systems Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Team Leader
7 2 (6.06%) Test Team Leader
7 2 (6.06%) Systems Test Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Automation Team Leader
8 1 (3.03%) Test Automation Manager
8 1 (3.03%) Testing Manager
8 1 (3.03%) Defect Manager
8 1 (3.03%) Performance Test Manager
8 1 (3.03%) Performance Manager
8 1 (3.03%) Software Manager
8 1 (3.03%) Financial Services Business Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) Financial Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.12%) .NET
2 1 (3.03%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) Management Information System
2 4 (12.12%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.03%) iPhone
3 1 (3.03%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.03%) Statistics
3 1 (3.03%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.06%) UNIX
1 2 (6.06%) Windows
2 1 (3.03%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (48.48%) Automated Testing
2 13 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (36.36%) Test Automation
4 11 (33.33%) Manual Testing
5 10 (30.30%) Time Management
6 9 (27.27%) Test Strategy
7 8 (24.24%) Use Case
8 7 (21.21%) Change Management
9 6 (18.18%) Test Scripting
10 5 (15.15%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (15.15%) Risk Management
11 4 (12.12%) CRM
11 4 (12.12%) Business Analysis
11 4 (12.12%) Systems Analysis
12 3 (9.09%) Test Planning
12 3 (9.09%) Release Management
12 3 (9.09%) Software Testing
12 3 (9.09%) Data Management
13 2 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
13 2 (6.06%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (27.27%) SQL
2 2 (6.06%) C#
3 1 (3.03%) VBScript
3 1 (3.03%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (27.27%) ISEB
2 6 (18.18%) ISTQB
3 4 (12.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (3.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
2 6 (18.18%) HP
3 1 (3.03%) IBM
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £37000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + upto 20% bonus and bens
Posted: 3 days ago