The table below looks at the statistics for Test Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Management over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Management
UK / Wales
Rank 90 89 99
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +10
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 6 12 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.53% 0.98% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.62% 1.20% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 6 12 3
Median salary £29,500 £35,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.71% +2.94%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
969 1001 1069
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 85.98% 81.45% 80.74%
Number of salaries quoted 827 879 934
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Test Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the Wales 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 Wales

Test Management
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Test Management Salary Trend in Wales

Test Management
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Management across the Wales region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

Test Management Salary Histogram in Wales

Test Management
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Management within the Wales region over the 3 months to 16 January 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
South Wales +3 6 £29,500 -15.71%
Test Management
UK

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 Wales region with a requirement for Test Management.

1 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (57.14%) Defect Management
3 7 (50.00%) SQL
4 6 (42.86%) Automated Testing
5 5 (35.71%) Java
5 5 (35.71%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (28.57%) Performance Testing
7 3 (21.43%) Web Testing
7 3 (21.43%) Test Scripting
7 3 (21.43%) Software Testing
7 3 (21.43%) JUnit
7 3 (21.43%) C++
7 3 (21.43%) Finance
7 3 (21.43%) Python
7 3 (21.43%) ISEB
7 3 (21.43%) Cucumber
7 3 (21.43%) Apple iOS
7 3 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (14.29%) Regression Testing
8 2 (14.29%) User Experience
8 2 (14.29%) TestLink
8 2 (14.29%) VersionOne
8 2 (14.29%) Bash Shell
8 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
8 2 (14.29%) Bug Management
8 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
8 2 (14.29%) Client/Server
8 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
8 2 (14.29%) C
8 2 (14.29%) Linux

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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 1 (7.14%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Cucumber
1 3 (21.43%) JUnit
2 2 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 2 (14.29%) Selenium
2 2 (14.29%) TestLink
2 2 (14.29%) VersionOne
3 1 (7.14%) Android Studio
3 1 (7.14%) Eclipse
3 1 (7.14%) JIRA
3 1 (7.14%) Mockito
3 1 (7.14%) SpecFlow
3 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
3 1 (7.14%) Xcode
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Analyst
1 9 (64.29%) Test Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Senior Test Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Test Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Automation Tester
3 1 (7.14%) Business Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Java Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Portfolio Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Portfolio Test Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Test Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
1 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
1 1 (7.14%) Gherkin
1 1 (7.14%) Hibernate
1 1 (7.14%) Java EE
1 1 (7.14%) REST
1 1 (7.14%) SOAP
1 1 (7.14%) Spring
1 1 (7.14%) Web Services
1 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Client/Server
1 2 (14.29%) User Experience
2 1 (7.14%) Statistics
2 1 (7.14%) Streaming Media
2 1 (7.14%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Apple iOS
2 2 (14.29%) Android
2 2 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (7.14%) CentOS
3 1 (7.14%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (57.14%) Defect Management
3 6 (42.86%) Automated Testing
4 5 (35.71%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (28.57%) Performance Testing
6 3 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (21.43%) Software Testing
6 3 (21.43%) Test Scripting
6 3 (21.43%) Web Testing
7 2 (14.29%) Bug Management
7 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (14.29%) Regression Testing
8 1 (7.14%) API Testing
8 1 (7.14%) BDD
8 1 (7.14%) QA Automation
8 1 (7.14%) Test Automation
8 1 (7.14%) Test Planning
8 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
8 1 (7.14%) V-Model
8 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (35.71%) Java
3 3 (21.43%) C++
3 3 (21.43%) Python
4 2 (14.29%) Bash Shell
4 2 (14.29%) C
4 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 2 (14.29%) Korn
4 2 (14.29%) Objective-C
4 2 (14.29%) Perl
4 2 (14.29%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) ISEB
2 1 (7.14%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) HP
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) Perforce
2 1 (7.14%) Red Hat