The table below looks at the statistics for Test Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Management over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Management
Rank 93 81 88
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +7
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 10 10 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.81% 1.02% 1.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.99% 1.21% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 13
Average salary £42,125 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.38% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,050 £45,000 £33,900
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £49,500 £53,400
UK excluding London average salary £42,275 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-0.52% -5.55%
Test Management
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1012 824 942
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 81.81% 84.43% 76.52%
Number of salaries quoted 843 678 845
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Test Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

Test Management Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Test Management
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

Test Management Salary Trend in Wiltshire

Test Management
Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Management across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Test Management Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

Test Management
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Management within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. 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
Swindon -12 8 £47,125 +4.72%
Test Management
South West

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 10 (66.67%) Finance
2 6 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 5 (33.33%) Banking
3 5 (33.33%) Retail
3 5 (33.33%) Scrum
4 4 (26.67%) ISEB
4 4 (26.67%) Waterfall
4 4 (26.67%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
6 2 (13.33%) Ubuntu
6 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
6 2 (13.33%) Supplier Management
6 2 (13.33%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (13.33%) CEH
6 2 (13.33%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (13.33%) Degree
6 2 (13.33%) Performance Testing
6 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (13.33%) PCI DSS
6 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
6 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
6 2 (13.33%) CentOS
6 2 (13.33%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (13.33%) Games
6 2 (13.33%) Debian
6 2 (13.33%) Change Management

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 2 (13.33%) MS Project
1 2 (13.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (6.67%) SAP BW
1 1 (6.67%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Selenium
General
1 10 (66.67%) Finance
2 5 (33.33%) Banking
2 5 (33.33%) Retail
3 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (13.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Test Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Tester
3 2 (13.33%) Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Project Manager
3 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Penetration Tester
4 1 (6.67%) SAP BW Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Senior SAP BW Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) SAP Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Test Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Test Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Test Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Security Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) QA Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) HTML
1 1 (6.67%) SAP MI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Economics
1 1 (6.67%) Informatics
1 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Linux
1 2 (13.33%) Debian
1 2 (13.33%) Ubuntu
1 2 (13.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (33.33%) Scrum
3 4 (26.67%) Waterfall
4 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (13.33%) Change Control
5 2 (13.33%) Performance Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (13.33%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
5 2 (13.33%) Supplier Management
5 2 (13.33%) Matrix Management
5 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
5 2 (13.33%) Project Management
5 2 (13.33%) Change Management
6 1 (6.67%) Validation
6 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
6 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (6.67%) Test Scripting
6 1 (6.67%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (6.67%) C#
2 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 4 (26.67%) ISEB
2 4 (26.67%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 2 (13.33%) CEH
3 2 (13.33%) Degree
3 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
3 2 (13.33%) OSCP
3 2 (13.33%) OSCE
4 1 (6.67%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (13.33%) PCI DSS
2 1 (6.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) HP
2 1 (6.67%) Business Objects
2 1 (6.67%) SAP