The table below looks at the statistics for Test Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Management over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Management
London / City of London
Rank 189 211 242
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +31
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 34 50 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.68% 0.74% 0.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.75% 0.82% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 32 50 73
Median salary £52,500 £60,000 £56,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £41,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £85,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £41,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+7.78% -1.76%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4506 6063 9026
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 89.78% 89.56% 86.84%
Number of salaries quoted 4104 5383 7686
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Test Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London 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 the City of London

Test Management
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Test Management Salary Trend in the City of London

Test Management
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Management across the City of London region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

Test Management Salary Histogram in the City of London

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Test Management.

1 39 (51.32%) QA
2 38 (50.00%) Finance
3 37 (48.68%) SQL
4 34 (44.74%) ISEB
4 34 (44.74%) ISTQB
5 32 (42.11%) Relational Database
5 32 (42.11%) Software Testing
6 31 (40.79%) Selenium
6 31 (40.79%) User Acceptance Testing
7 30 (39.47%) XML
8 29 (38.16%) Defect Management
9 28 (36.84%) Business Intelligence
10 27 (35.53%) Management Information System
11 26 (34.21%) Test Scripting
11 26 (34.21%) HP Quality Center
12 25 (32.89%) HP
12 25 (32.89%) Oracle
13 23 (30.26%) Sun
13 23 (30.26%) Siebel
13 23 (30.26%) Oracle BI EE
13 23 (30.26%) Test Automation
13 23 (30.26%) Agile Software Development
14 22 (28.95%) CRM
15 21 (27.63%) MS Project
15 21 (27.63%) MS Office
16 20 (26.32%) MS Visio
16 20 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
17 19 (25.00%) Test Strategy
18 16 (21.05%) LoadRunner
19 14 (18.42%) HP UFT

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 5 (6.58%) CMS
1 5 (6.58%) Sitecore CMS
1 5 (6.58%) Umbraco
2 2 (2.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 21 (27.63%) MS Office
1 21 (27.63%) MS Project
2 20 (26.32%) MS Visio
3 5 (6.58%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.32%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.84%) HTTP
2 2 (2.63%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (42.11%) Relational Database
2 23 (30.26%) Oracle BI EE
3 4 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.32%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 31 (40.79%) Selenium
2 16 (21.05%) LoadRunner
3 14 (18.42%) HP UFT
4 11 (14.47%) Cucumber
5 9 (11.84%) Capybara
5 9 (11.84%) Git (software)
5 9 (11.84%) WATIR
5 9 (11.84%) WebDriver
6 7 (9.21%) JMeter
7 5 (6.58%) Jenkins
7 5 (6.58%) SoapUI
8 3 (3.95%) JIRA
9 2 (2.63%) Subversion
9 2 (2.63%) Zephyr
10 1 (1.32%) Appium
10 1 (1.32%) Calabash
General
1 38 (50.00%) Finance
2 12 (15.79%) Legal
3 11 (14.47%) Law
4 6 (7.89%) Banking
5 2 (2.63%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.32%) German Language
6 1 (1.32%) Retail
6 1 (1.32%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.32%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (44.74%) Test Leader
2 24 (31.58%) Tester
3 14 (18.42%) Lead Tester
4 9 (11.84%) Automation Tester
4 9 (11.84%) QA Automation Tester
4 9 (11.84%) QA Tester
4 9 (11.84%) Siebel Tester
4 9 (11.84%) Test Manager
5 8 (10.53%) Test Specialist
6 7 (9.21%) Technical Leader
7 6 (7.89%) Analyst
7 6 (7.89%) QA Leader
7 6 (7.89%) Team Leader
7 6 (7.89%) Technical Tester
8 5 (6.58%) CRM Specialist
8 5 (6.58%) Ruby Automation Tester
8 5 (6.58%) Senior Automation Tester
8 5 (6.58%) Senior QA Tester
8 5 (6.58%) Senior Tester
8 5 (6.58%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (39.47%) XML
2 9 (11.84%) HTML
3 5 (6.58%) SOAP
4 1 (1.32%) .NET
4 1 (1.32%) JSON
4 1 (1.32%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 27 (35.53%) Management Information System
2 20 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.95%) Fixed Income
4 1 (1.32%) Blog
4 1 (1.32%) Derivative
4 1 (1.32%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.32%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (1.32%) Market Risk
4 1 (1.32%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.32%) Over-the-Top Content
4 1 (1.32%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 10 (13.16%) Linux
2 4 (5.26%) Windows
2 4 (5.26%) Windows 10
3 2 (2.63%) Unix
4 1 (1.32%) Android
4 1 (1.32%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (42.11%) Software Testing
2 31 (40.79%) User Acceptance Testing
3 29 (38.16%) Defect Management
4 28 (36.84%) Business Intelligence
5 26 (34.21%) Test Scripting
6 23 (30.26%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (30.26%) Test Automation
7 22 (28.95%) CRM
8 19 (25.00%) Test Strategy
9 13 (17.11%) Non-Functional Testing
10 11 (14.47%) BDD
10 11 (14.47%) Service Management
10 11 (14.47%) Software Engineering
11 10 (13.16%) Analytics
11 10 (13.16%) Test Planning
12 9 (11.84%) QA Automation
12 9 (11.84%) TDD
12 9 (11.84%) Web Analytics
12 9 (11.84%) Web Testing
13 8 (10.53%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 37 (48.68%) SQL
2 10 (13.16%) Ruby
3 2 (2.63%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.32%) C#
4 1 (1.32%) Java
4 1 (1.32%) Python
Qualifications
1 34 (44.74%) ISEB
1 34 (44.74%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.32%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (51.32%) QA
2 1 (1.32%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (1.32%) GCP
2 1 (1.32%) IFRS
2 1 (1.32%) IFRS 9
Systems Management
1 26 (34.21%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 25 (32.89%) HP
1 25 (32.89%) Oracle
2 23 (30.26%) Siebel
2 23 (30.26%) Sun
3 11 (14.47%) SAP
4 5 (6.58%) Citrix
4 5 (6.58%) Sitecore
5 4 (5.26%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (3.95%) Microsoft
7 2 (2.63%) Alias
7 2 (2.63%) Vermilion
8 1 (1.32%) Murex
8 1 (1.32%) Xamarin