The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for Test Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Test Management over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Management
Bedfordshire / Bedford
Rank - 37 48
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford - 0.56% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.58% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Median salary - £39,000 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +25.80%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -9.09%  

Test Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Bedford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 108 172 254
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedford 80.60% 96.09% 90.71%
Number of salaries quoted 88 150 199
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% -1.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Test Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedford citing Test Management as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Test Management in Bedford

Test Management
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Salary trend for Test Management in Bedford

Test Management
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Bedford region with a requirement for Test Management.

1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (100.00%) ITSM
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 3 (100.00%) Capacity Management
1 3 (100.00%) Transition Management
1 3 (100.00%) SDLC
1 3 (100.00%) Planning and Forecasting

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford 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:

Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Service Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Service Transition Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Transition Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Capacity Management
1 3 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) ITSM
1 3 (100.00%) Planning and Forecasting
1 3 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) SDLC
1 3 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (100.00%) Transition Management
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree