The table below looks at the statistics for Test Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Management over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Management
Rank 103 117 109
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -8
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 37 13 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.56% 0.73% 1.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.81% 0.85% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 16 13 16
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £41,000 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £44,908
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +0.20%
Test Management
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2045 1527 1571
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 86.43% 86.13% 84.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1487 1213 1382
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Test Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing Test Management as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Management Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Test Management
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Test Management Salary Trend in Birmingham

Test Management
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Management across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

Test Management Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT jobs citing Test Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Test Management.

1 37 (56.06%) Non-Functional Testing
2 33 (50.00%) Test Strategy
3 30 (45.45%) ISEB
4 28 (42.42%) Test Automation
5 27 (40.91%) Security Testing
6 25 (37.88%) Functional Testing
7 19 (28.79%) Test Planning
8 18 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
8 18 (27.27%) Validation
9 16 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (24.24%) Data Centre
10 14 (21.21%) Test Scripting
11 13 (19.70%) Finance
12 12 (18.18%) ISTQB
13 11 (16.67%) Retail
14 10 (15.15%) Continuous Improvement
15 9 (13.64%) Software Testing
15 9 (13.64%) Degree
15 9 (13.64%) Life Science
15 9 (13.64%) Manufacturing
15 9 (13.64%) Defect Management
16 8 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
16 8 (12.12%) Automated Testing
16 8 (12.12%) QA
17 7 (10.61%) Computer Science
17 7 (10.61%) Line Management
17 7 (10.61%) E-Commerce
17 7 (10.61%) C#
17 7 (10.61%) PHP
17 7 (10.61%) .NET

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (6.06%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (1.52%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.52%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.52%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.03%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (3.03%) Data Mining
2 2 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.52%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (7.58%) HP UFT
1 5 (7.58%) JIRA
2 4 (6.06%) Zephyr
3 3 (4.55%) Selenium
4 1 (1.52%) SilkPerformer
4 1 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (19.70%) Finance
2 11 (16.67%) Retail
3 9 (13.64%) Manufacturing
4 6 (9.09%) Banking
5 4 (6.06%) Games
5 4 (6.06%) Local Government
5 4 (6.06%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.52%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 44 (66.67%) Test Manager
2 16 (24.24%) Service Manager
2 16 (24.24%) Test Validation Manager
3 15 (22.73%) Analyst
4 9 (13.64%) Test Analyst
5 7 (10.61%) Senior Analyst
6 6 (9.09%) Senior Test Analyst
7 5 (7.58%) Business Analyst
8 4 (6.06%) Tester
9 3 (4.55%) IT Manager
9 3 (4.55%) Test Leader
9 3 (4.55%) UAT Tester
10 2 (3.03%) Business IT Analyst
10 2 (3.03%) IT Analyst
10 2 (3.03%) IT Business Analyst
10 2 (3.03%) Junior
10 2 (3.03%) Technical Analyst
10 2 (3.03%) Technical Business Analyst
11 1 (1.52%) UAT Lead
11 1 (1.52%) UAT Test Lead
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.61%) .NET
2 1 (1.52%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 16 (24.24%) Data Centre
2 9 (13.64%) Life Science
3 7 (10.61%) Computer Science
4 4 (6.06%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.03%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.52%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (56.06%) Non-Functional Testing
2 33 (50.00%) Test Strategy
3 28 (42.42%) Test Automation
4 27 (40.91%) Security Testing
5 25 (37.88%) Functional Testing
6 19 (28.79%) Test Planning
7 18 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
7 18 (27.27%) Validation
8 16 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (21.21%) Test Scripting
10 10 (15.15%) Continuous Improvement
11 9 (13.64%) Defect Management
11 9 (13.64%) Software Testing
12 8 (12.12%) Automated Testing
12 8 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
13 7 (10.61%) E-Commerce
13 7 (10.61%) Line Management
14 6 (9.09%) Data Management
14 6 (9.09%) Project Management
14 6 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.61%) C#
1 7 (10.61%) PHP
2 5 (7.58%) SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (45.45%) ISEB
2 12 (18.18%) ISTQB
3 9 (13.64%) Degree
4 5 (7.58%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 5 (7.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (3.03%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.52%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (1.52%) NVQ Level 4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.12%) QA
2 2 (3.03%) Basel II
2 2 (3.03%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 1 (1.52%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (9.09%) SAP
2 5 (7.58%) HP
3 4 (6.06%) hybris
4 2 (3.03%) Citrix
5 1 (1.52%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.52%) Remedy
5 1 (1.52%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.52%) Twitter
Birmingham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive Salary + Flexible Benefits Package
Posted: 13 days ago
Birmingham
Robert Walters UK
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension and Healthcare
Posted: 26 days ago