The table below looks at the statistics for Test Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Management over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Management
Rank 470 418 412
Rank change year-on-year
-52 -6
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 472 678 738
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.53% 0.67% 0.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.60% 0.76% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 373 568 546
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,400 £28,952 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
Test Management
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
78030 88877 91096
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 88.26% 87.44% 85.38%
Number of salaries quoted 65514 74252 73615
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,503
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Test Management
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England 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 England

Test Management
Salary Trend in England

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

Test Management Salary Trend in England

Test Management
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Management across the England region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

Test Management Salary Histogram in England

Test Management
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Management within the England region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +26 166 £65,000 +12.06% 12
South East +35 130 £45,000 - 10
South West -2 52 £40,000 -11.11% 4
Yorkshire -34 38 £40,000 -1.84% 4
West Midlands -24 31 £47,500 +11.76% 5
North West -26 29 £44,852 +11.43% 3
East of England -6 14 £40,000 -20.00% 7
East Midlands +8 9 £45,500 +30.61%
Midlands +6 1 £37,500 -34.78%
North East +3 1 £40,000 +53.84% 1
Test Management
UK

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 England region with a requirement for Test Management.

1 530 (55.32%) Agile Software Development
2 347 (36.22%) QA
3 340 (35.49%) ISTQB
4 327 (34.13%) Finance
5 283 (29.54%) ISEB
6 273 (28.50%) Test Strategy
7 259 (27.04%) Software Testing
8 211 (22.03%) Selenium
9 209 (21.82%) Test Automation
10 205 (21.40%) Test Scripting
11 196 (20.46%) HP Quality Center
12 195 (20.35%) User Acceptance Testing
13 193 (20.15%) HP
14 192 (20.04%) SQL
15 187 (19.52%) Scrum
16 181 (18.89%) JIRA
17 180 (18.79%) Degree
18 167 (17.43%) BDD
19 162 (16.91%) Mentoring
20 160 (16.70%) Non-Functional Testing
21 158 (16.49%) Waterfall
22 156 (16.28%) Functional Testing
23 154 (16.08%) Java
24 151 (15.76%) Stakeholder Management
25 142 (14.82%) Regression Testing
25 142 (14.82%) Microsoft
26 140 (14.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
27 139 (14.51%) Manual Testing
28 136 (14.20%) SDLC
29 132 (13.78%) Cucumber

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 26 (2.71%) Confluence
2 24 (2.51%) SharePoint
3 14 (1.46%) CMS
4 6 (0.63%) Apache
4 6 (0.63%) Documentum
4 6 (0.63%) FileNet
4 6 (0.63%) IIS
5 4 (0.42%) Xceptor
6 2 (0.21%) Drupal
6 2 (0.21%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.10%) MTS
7 1 (0.10%) SAP EP
Applications
1 67 (6.99%) MS Office
2 60 (6.26%) MS Excel
3 28 (2.92%) MS PowerPoint
4 27 (2.82%) MS Project
5 9 (0.94%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 17 (1.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 15 (1.57%) SAP FI
3 14 (1.46%) SAP CO
3 14 (1.46%) SAP FI/CO
4 8 (0.84%) SAP CRM
5 5 (0.52%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 5 (0.52%) Cognos TM1
6 4 (0.42%) CSG Singleview
7 2 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (0.21%) Maximo
7 2 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (0.21%) SAP Payroll
8 1 (0.10%) PeopleSoft HCM
8 1 (0.10%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.10%) SAP FI-AP
8 1 (0.10%) SAP FI-AR
8 1 (0.10%) SAP FSCM
8 1 (0.10%) SAP hybris
8 1 (0.10%) SAP PS
8 1 (0.10%) SAP PSCD
Cloud Services
1 18 (1.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (0.94%) G Suite
2 9 (0.94%) Office 365
2 9 (0.94%) SaaS
2 9 (0.94%) Slack
3 6 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (0.42%) SuccessFactors
5 3 (0.31%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.21%) GitHub
6 2 (0.21%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.21%) IaaS
6 2 (0.21%) PaaS
6 2 (0.21%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 24 (2.51%) Internet
2 15 (1.57%) SSH
3 10 (1.04%) HTTP
3 10 (1.04%) LAN
3 10 (1.04%) WAN
4 9 (0.94%) Firewall
5 6 (0.63%) IP Telephony
6 5 (0.52%) Wireshark
7 4 (0.42%) DSL
7 4 (0.42%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.21%) SAN
9 1 (0.10%) ATM
9 1 (0.10%) PuTTY
9 1 (0.10%) VLAN
9 1 (0.10%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (2.82%) SQL Server
2 24 (2.51%) Data Warehouse
3 21 (2.19%) Relational Database
4 19 (1.98%) Oracle Database
5 16 (1.67%) Big Data
6 11 (1.15%) SQL Server 2012
7 9 (0.94%) MySQL
8 8 (0.84%) Data Mining
9 6 (0.63%) EDRMS
9 6 (0.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (0.52%) Oracle BI EE
11 4 (0.42%) BusinessObjects
11 4 (0.42%) HBase
12 3 (0.31%) Oracle Reports
13 2 (0.21%) NoSQL
13 2 (0.21%) QlikView
13 2 (0.21%) SAP HANA
13 2 (0.21%) SQL Server 2005
13 2 (0.21%) SQL Server 2008
13 2 (0.21%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 211 (22.03%) Selenium
2 181 (18.89%) JIRA
3 132 (13.78%) Cucumber
4 109 (11.38%) HP UFT
5 86 (8.98%) Team Foundation Server
6 70 (7.31%) Jenkins
7 54 (5.64%) LoadRunner
8 49 (5.11%) SoapUI
9 48 (5.01%) WebDriver
10 43 (4.49%) Git (software)
11 34 (3.55%) JMeter
12 28 (2.92%) SpecFlow
13 27 (2.82%) Zephyr
14 24 (2.51%) JUnit
15 20 (2.09%) Rational Functional Tester
16 17 (1.77%) Appium
17 16 (1.67%) SilkTest
18 15 (1.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
19 12 (1.25%) Fiddler
20 11 (1.15%) TestNG
General
1 327 (34.13%) Finance
2 105 (10.96%) Banking
3 52 (5.43%) Telecoms
4 47 (4.91%) Retail
5 41 (4.28%) Marketing
6 28 (2.92%) Manufacturing
7 23 (2.40%) Investment Banking
8 17 (1.77%) Back Office
8 17 (1.77%) Electronics
8 17 (1.77%) Legal
9 15 (1.57%) Games
10 9 (0.94%) Financial Institution
11 8 (0.84%) Pharmaceutical
12 7 (0.73%) Billing
13 6 (0.63%) Retail Banking
14 5 (0.52%) Front Office
15 4 (0.42%) Aerospace
15 4 (0.42%) Law
16 3 (0.31%) General Ledger
17 2 (0.21%) German Language
Job Titles
1 324 (33.82%) Test Manager
2 225 (23.49%) Analyst
3 197 (20.56%) Test Analyst
4 91 (9.50%) Tester
5 73 (7.62%) Test Leader
6 69 (7.20%) QA Engineer
7 53 (5.53%) Senior Analyst
8 50 (5.22%) Consultant
8 50 (5.22%) Test Engineer
9 48 (5.01%) Senior Test Analyst
10 41 (4.28%) Automation Test Analyst
10 41 (4.28%) Programme Manager
11 37 (3.86%) Senior Manager
12 36 (3.76%) QA Leader
12 36 (3.76%) QA Manager
12 36 (3.76%) Software Tester
13 34 (3.55%) Senior Test Manager
14 33 (3.44%) Test Consultant
15 29 (3.03%) Programme Test Manager
15 29 (3.03%) Test Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (7.41%) XML
2 67 (6.99%) .NET
3 63 (6.58%) SOAP
4 61 (6.37%) HTML
5 44 (4.59%) Web Services
6 31 (3.24%) REST
7 25 (2.61%) CSS
8 22 (2.30%) Gherkin
9 21 (2.19%) XBRL
10 15 (1.57%) ASP.NET
11 12 (1.25%) J2EE
11 12 (1.25%) JSON
12 11 (1.15%) RESTful
13 6 (0.63%) Middleware
13 6 (0.63%) SAP ALE
13 6 (0.63%) XSD
14 4 (0.42%) .NET Framework
14 4 (0.42%) Node.js
14 4 (0.42%) POSIX
14 4 (0.42%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 78 (8.14%) Analytical Skills
2 38 (3.97%) Mobile App
3 34 (3.55%) Blog
4 24 (2.51%) Management Information System
5 23 (2.40%) Computer Science
6 22 (2.30%) Client/Server
6 22 (2.30%) Virtual Team
7 20 (2.09%) Life Science
7 20 (2.09%) Mathematics
8 12 (1.25%) Fixed Income
8 12 (1.25%) User Experience
9 11 (1.15%) Derivative
9 11 (1.15%) Social Network
10 10 (1.04%) Internet of Things
11 9 (0.94%) Data Centre
11 9 (0.94%) Data Integration
12 8 (0.84%) Driving Licence
13 7 (0.73%) Credit Risk
13 7 (0.73%) Data Protection Act
14 6 (0.63%) Biotechnology
Operating Systems
1 75 (7.83%) Linux
2 68 (7.10%) Unix
3 64 (6.68%) Windows
4 33 (3.44%) Android
5 27 (2.82%) Apple iOS
6 10 (1.04%) Windows Server
7 7 (0.73%) Windows 7
8 6 (0.63%) AIX
9 4 (0.42%) HPUX
9 4 (0.42%) Solaris
10 1 (0.10%) Kali Linux
10 1 (0.10%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.10%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.10%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 530 (55.32%) Agile Software Development
2 273 (28.50%) Test Strategy
3 259 (27.04%) Software Testing
4 209 (21.82%) Test Automation
5 205 (21.40%) Test Scripting
6 195 (20.35%) User Acceptance Testing
7 187 (19.52%) Scrum
8 167 (17.43%) BDD
9 162 (16.91%) Mentoring
10 160 (16.70%) Non-Functional Testing
11 158 (16.49%) Waterfall
12 156 (16.28%) Functional Testing
13 151 (15.76%) Stakeholder Management
14 142 (14.82%) Regression Testing
15 139 (14.51%) Manual Testing
16 136 (14.20%) SDLC
17 129 (13.47%) Defect Management
18 111 (11.59%) Automated Testing
19 104 (10.86%) Project Management
20 100 (10.44%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 192 (20.04%) SQL
2 154 (16.08%) Java
3 65 (6.78%) C#
4 34 (3.55%) C
5 30 (3.13%) Python
6 29 (3.03%) Ruby
7 26 (2.71%) PL/SQL
8 23 (2.40%) JavaScript
9 18 (1.88%) VB.NET
10 17 (1.77%) Bash Shell
11 16 (1.67%) C++
12 14 (1.46%) VB
13 13 (1.36%) Shell Script
14 12 (1.25%) PHP
15 10 (1.04%) XPath
16 9 (0.94%) ABAP
17 8 (0.84%) Scala
18 7 (0.73%) Groovy
19 4 (0.42%) Perl
20 1 (0.10%) PL/1
Qualifications
1 340 (35.49%) ISTQB
2 283 (29.54%) ISEB
3 180 (18.79%) Degree
4 140 (14.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 87 (9.08%) Security Cleared
6 55 (5.74%) DV Cleared
7 49 (5.11%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 45 (4.70%) SC Cleared
9 27 (2.82%) ISEB Practitioner
10 4 (0.42%) CSQA
11 3 (0.31%) PMI Certification
11 3 (0.31%) PMP
12 2 (0.21%) AAT
12 2 (0.21%) HND
13 1 (0.10%) BPSS Clearance
13 1 (0.10%) IIBA
13 1 (0.10%) NVQ Level 4
13 1 (0.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 347 (36.22%) QA
2 28 (2.92%) GCP
3 20 (2.09%) SLA
4 5 (0.52%) CRD IV
5 3 (0.31%) COSO
5 3 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.31%) SDET
6 2 (0.21%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.10%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.10%) GAMP
7 1 (0.10%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (0.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.31%) Docker
Systems Management
1 196 (20.46%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (0.52%) Nessus
2 5 (0.52%) Nmap
2 5 (0.52%) Puppet
3 2 (0.21%) HP SiteScope
3 2 (0.21%) Nexpose
3 2 (0.21%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.21%) Perfmon
4 1 (0.10%) Oracle EDQ
4 1 (0.10%) SCOM
Vendors
1 193 (20.15%) HP
2 142 (14.82%) Microsoft
3 91 (9.50%) SAP
4 67 (6.99%) Oracle
5 20 (2.09%) Cognizant
6 11 (1.15%) Google
6 11 (1.15%) IBM
6 11 (1.15%) Siebel
7 8 (0.84%) Atlassian
8 6 (0.63%) Citrix
8 6 (0.63%) OpenText
8 6 (0.63%) Serena
8 6 (0.63%) SOASTA, Inc
8 6 (0.63%) VMware
9 5 (0.52%) Capita
9 5 (0.52%) Cognos
9 5 (0.52%) Coverity
9 5 (0.52%) Murex
9 5 (0.52%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (0.52%) Sun
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Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + generous package & bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
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Salary: £45000.00 - £58000.00 per annum + generous package & bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Spring Technology
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: Salary dependent on role
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits and Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000 - 70,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits and Training
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits and Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: to £45k DoE + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k DoE + excellent bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £46,000 per annum + Bonus + Good Bens + Great Training
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 70,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
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Salary: 50,000 - 70,000 per annum
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London
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Guildford, Surrey
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Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: Excellent
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South East
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Posted: 12 days ago
Bristol, Avon
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Salary: Competitive
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Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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Bristol, Avon
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Salary: Competitive
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