The table below looks at the statistics for Test Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Management over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Management
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank 62 60 69
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +9
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 2 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.42% 1.13% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% 1.29% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 1
Median salary £32,750 £32,500 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.76% +10.16%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
436 544 447
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 92.57% 87.46% 82.32%
Number of salaries quoted 357 496 391
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £28,550 £29,600
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Test Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Staffordshire 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 Staffordshire

Test Management
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Test Management Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Test Management
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Management within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. 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 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
Tamworth - 1 £36,000 -
Test Management
West Midlands

Test Management
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 19 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Test Management.

1 5 (100.00%) QA
2 3 (60.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (60.00%) Test Strategy
2 3 (60.00%) Coaching
2 3 (60.00%) ISEB
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) Exploratory Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Defect Tracking
4 1 (20.00%) Functional Testing
4 1 (20.00%) User Stories
4 1 (20.00%) Automation Testing
4 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (20.00%) JIRA
4 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (20.00%) Client/Server
4 1 (20.00%) C#
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (20.00%) .NET
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) Content Management
4 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
1 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Test Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Software Tester
2 2 (40.00%) Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Manual Tester
3 1 (20.00%) QA Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) QA Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) QA Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Software Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Software QA Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Software Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Coaching
1 3 (60.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (40.00%) Exploratory Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Automation Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Content Management
3 1 (20.00%) Defect Tracking
3 1 (20.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C#
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
1 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) ISEB
1 3 (60.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center