Period
to 26 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 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 6 months to 26 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Management
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 123 138
Rank change year-on-year +34 +15 +5
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 19 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 1.45% 0.17% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.59% 0.19% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 2
Bedfordshire median annual salary £57,500 - £45,500
10th Percentile £53,250 - £33,200
90th Percentile £60,000 - £59,400
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 Bedfordshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Bedfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1196 1610 1963
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 91.37% 92.58% 88.90%
Number of salaries quoted 881 1365 1576
Bedfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,100 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £76,250 £67,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year - +1.12% +4.71%

Test Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings citing Test Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Test Management in Bedfordshire

Test Management
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Salary trend for Test Management in Bedfordshire

Test Management
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Management within the Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 26 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +14 9 - -
Test Management
East of England

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Test Management.

1 18 (94.74%) SDLC
2 10 (52.63%) People Management
2 10 (52.63%) SolarWinds
2 10 (52.63%) ITIL
2 10 (52.63%) Configuration Management
2 10 (52.63%) ITSM
2 10 (52.63%) Problem Management
2 10 (52.63%) Release Management
2 10 (52.63%) SCCM
2 10 (52.63%) SCOM
2 10 (52.63%) Performance Management
3 9 (47.37%) QA
3 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (47.37%) Management Information System
3 9 (47.37%) Service Delivery
3 9 (47.37%) Project Management
3 9 (47.37%) User Acceptance Testing
4 8 (42.11%) Computer Science Degree
4 8 (42.11%) Virtual Team
4 8 (42.11%) Contract Management
4 8 (42.11%) Scorecard
4 8 (42.11%) Waterfall
4 8 (42.11%) Functional Testing
4 8 (42.11%) Non-Functional Testing
4 8 (42.11%) DevOps
4 8 (42.11%) Test Planning
4 8 (42.11%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 8 (42.11%) System Integration Testing
4 8 (42.11%) Continuous Improvement
4 8 (42.11%) Test Strategy

Test Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (42.11%) Bugzilla
1 8 (42.11%) JIRA
1 8 (42.11%) JMeter
1 8 (42.11%) Selenium
1 8 (42.11%) Testopia
General
1 8 (42.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Capacity Manager
1 10 (52.63%) IT Manager
2 8 (42.11%) Automation Test Lead
2 8 (42.11%) Performance Manager
2 8 (42.11%) Test Leader
3 2 (10.53%) Test Automation Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Test Manager
3 2 (10.53%) UAT Lead
3 2 (10.53%) UAT Manager
3 2 (10.53%) UAT Test Lead
3 2 (10.53%) UAT Test Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Availability Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Capacity and Availability Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 9 (47.37%) Management Information System
2 8 (42.11%) Computer Science
2 8 (42.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 8 (42.11%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (94.74%) SDLC
2 10 (52.63%) Configuration Management
2 10 (52.63%) ITIL
2 10 (52.63%) ITSM
2 10 (52.63%) People Management
2 10 (52.63%) Performance Management
2 10 (52.63%) Problem Management
2 10 (52.63%) Release Management
3 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (47.37%) Project Management
3 9 (47.37%) Service Delivery
3 9 (47.37%) User Acceptance Testing
4 8 (42.11%) Continuous Improvement
4 8 (42.11%) Defect Management
4 8 (42.11%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 8 (42.11%) Resource Management
4 8 (42.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (42.11%) System Integration Testing
4 8 (42.11%) Test Automation
4 8 (42.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (42.11%) Computer Science Degree
1 8 (42.11%) Degree
1 8 (42.11%) ISEB
1 8 (42.11%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (47.37%) QA
Systems Management
1 10 (52.63%) SCCM
1 10 (52.63%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) SolarWinds
2 8 (42.11%) CA Agile Central