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

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Management
Rank 196 217 195
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -22
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 39 38 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.73% 0.64% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.84% 0.75% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 26 27 23
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £39,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £67,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £46,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-7.60% +8.23%
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 South West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4656 5071 5126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 86.78% 85.99% 85.48%
Number of salaries quoted 3904 4282 4181
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
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 the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West 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 South West

Test Management
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Test Management Salary Trend in the South West

Test Management
Salary Histogram in the South West

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

Test Management Salary Histogram in the South West

Test Management
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Management within the South West region over the 3 months to 24 July 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
Gloucestershire -2 14 £45,000 - 3
Bristol +22 12 £82,500 +83.33% 4
Somerset -2 11 £44,500 -24.89%
Dorset +3 1 £35,000 -48.14%
Cornwall - 1 £23,000 - 1
Test Management
England

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 South West region with a requirement for Test Management.

1 37 (58.73%) ISEB
2 36 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (50.79%) Microsoft
4 28 (44.44%) Security Cleared
4 28 (44.44%) BDD
4 28 (44.44%) Non-Functional Testing
5 27 (42.86%) ISTQB
6 26 (41.27%) Test Automation
7 22 (34.92%) Programme Management
8 21 (33.33%) Git (software)
8 21 (33.33%) DV Cleared
8 21 (33.33%) Java
9 20 (31.75%) Linux
9 20 (31.75%) Software Testing
10 18 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
10 18 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
11 16 (25.40%) Unix
11 16 (25.40%) Regression Testing
11 16 (25.40%) Jenkins
12 15 (23.81%) Cucumber
12 15 (23.81%) Finance
12 15 (23.81%) SC Cleared
13 14 (22.22%) JIRA
13 14 (22.22%) TDD
13 14 (22.22%) HP
13 14 (22.22%) Python
14 13 (20.63%) SAP
14 13 (20.63%) LoadRunner
14 13 (20.63%) Cybersecurity
14 13 (20.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 (6.35%) MQSeries
2 1 (1.59%) Confluence
Applications
1 11 (17.46%) MS Office
1 11 (17.46%) MS Project
2 3 (4.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (15.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (4.76%) Temenos T24
3 2 (3.17%) SAP Payroll
4 1 (1.59%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (3.17%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (1.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (15.87%) SSH
2 9 (14.29%) Internet
3 3 (4.76%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.59%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.29%) Big Data
2 3 (4.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 21 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 18 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 16 (25.40%) Jenkins
4 15 (23.81%) Cucumber
5 14 (22.22%) JIRA
6 13 (20.63%) LoadRunner
7 11 (17.46%) Selenium
8 10 (15.87%) Zephyr
9 9 (14.29%) RSpec
10 8 (12.70%) SpecFlow
11 5 (7.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 5 (7.94%) Maven
12 3 (4.76%) Rational Functional Tester
13 2 (3.17%) Bugzilla
13 2 (3.17%) Capybara
13 2 (3.17%) Hudson
13 2 (3.17%) TeamCity
13 2 (3.17%) TestDirector
13 2 (3.17%) TestLink
13 2 (3.17%) WebDriver
General
1 15 (23.81%) Finance
2 11 (17.46%) Manufacturing
2 11 (17.46%) Telecoms
3 10 (15.87%) Electronics
3 10 (15.87%) Marketing
4 4 (6.35%) Banking
5 3 (4.76%) Investment Banking
5 3 (4.76%) Military
6 1 (1.59%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.59%) Back Office
6 1 (1.59%) Legal
Job Titles
1 25 (39.68%) Analyst
1 25 (39.68%) Test Analyst
2 13 (20.63%) Test Manager
3 11 (17.46%) Programme Manager
4 9 (14.29%) Test Engineer
5 8 (12.70%) Senior Analyst
5 8 (12.70%) Senior Test Analyst
6 5 (7.94%) Manual Tester
6 5 (7.94%) Tester
7 4 (6.35%) Developer
7 4 (6.35%) Developer in Test
7 4 (6.35%) Java Engineer
7 4 (6.35%) Software Tester
7 4 (6.35%) Test Automation Developer
7 4 (6.35%) Test Automation Engineer
7 4 (6.35%) Test Leader
8 3 (4.76%) Java Developer
8 3 (4.76%) Middleware Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) QA Leader
9 2 (3.17%) SAP Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (15.87%) Gherkin
1 10 (15.87%) REST
1 10 (15.87%) SOAP
1 10 (15.87%) Web Services
2 4 (6.35%) Middleware
2 4 (6.35%) XML
3 2 (3.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.29%) Internet of Things
2 5 (7.94%) Client/Server
3 4 (6.35%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.76%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.76%) Virtual Team
5 2 (3.17%) Handset
5 2 (3.17%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.59%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.59%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 20 (31.75%) Linux
2 16 (25.40%) Unix
3 10 (15.87%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (44.44%) BDD
2 28 (44.44%) Non-Functional Testing
3 26 (41.27%) Test Automation
4 22 (34.92%) Programme Management
5 20 (31.75%) Software Testing
6 18 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
7 16 (25.40%) Regression Testing
8 14 (22.22%) TDD
9 13 (20.63%) Cybersecurity
10 12 (19.05%) Defect Management
10 12 (19.05%) PRINCE2
10 12 (19.05%) Project Management
10 12 (19.05%) Scrum
10 12 (19.05%) Test Strategy
10 12 (19.05%) Waterfall
11 11 (17.46%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (17.46%) Defect Tracking
12 10 (15.87%) Data Transformation
12 10 (15.87%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 21 (33.33%) Java
2 14 (22.22%) Python
3 12 (19.05%) Bash Shell
3 12 (19.05%) SQL
4 10 (15.87%) VB
5 9 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 9 (14.29%) Ruby
5 9 (14.29%) Shell Script
6 4 (6.35%) C
6 4 (6.35%) C++
6 4 (6.35%) Perl
7 1 (1.59%) Ada
7 1 (1.59%) C#
7 1 (1.59%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 37 (58.73%) ISEB
2 28 (44.44%) Security Cleared
3 27 (42.86%) ISTQB
4 21 (33.33%) DV Cleared
5 15 (23.81%) SC Cleared
6 13 (20.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 10 (15.87%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (17.46%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (6.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 32 (50.79%) Microsoft
2 14 (22.22%) HP
3 13 (20.63%) SAP
4 4 (6.35%) Green Hat
4 4 (6.35%) IBM
5 3 (4.76%) Oracle
5 3 (4.76%) webMethods
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