The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Management
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 111 105 118
Rank change year-on-year -6 +13  
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 8 32 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.45% 1.38% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 1.59% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 4
Median salary £47,500 £32,515 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +46.08% -27.74%  
90% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £28,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,400 £47,250 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year - -3.40%  

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 Birmingham with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1616 2013 1417
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 89.98% 87.07% 82.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1266 1554 1178
Median salary £45,000 £43,974 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.33% -0.05%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Test Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham 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 Birmingham

Test Management
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Test Management in Birmingham

Test Management
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Management in Birmingham over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Management in Birmingham

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Test Management.

1 12 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 9 (50.00%) ISEB
3 8 (44.44%) HP UFT
3 8 (44.44%) Finance
3 8 (44.44%) ISTQB
3 8 (44.44%) QA
3 8 (44.44%) Selenium
4 7 (38.89%) Automated Testing
4 7 (38.89%) Line Management
5 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (27.78%) Test Scripting
7 4 (22.22%) Integration Testing
8 3 (16.67%) Unit Testing
8 3 (16.67%) System Testing
8 3 (16.67%) Matrix Management
8 3 (16.67%) Mentoring
8 3 (16.67%) Coaching
8 3 (16.67%) SDLC
8 3 (16.67%) Scala
8 3 (16.67%) Java
8 3 (16.67%) VBScript
9 2 (11.11%) VB
9 2 (11.11%) SAP
9 2 (11.11%) CSS
9 2 (11.11%) ITIL
9 2 (11.11%) SQL
9 2 (11.11%) SAP HR
9 2 (11.11%) Games
9 2 (11.11%) Serena
9 2 (11.11%) HTML

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) SAP HCM
1 2 (11.11%) SAP HR
Development Applications
1 8 (44.44%) HP UFT
1 8 (44.44%) Selenium
2 2 (11.11%) JIRA
2 2 (11.11%) SilkPerformer
3 1 (5.56%) Cucumber
3 1 (5.56%) TestDirector
General
1 8 (44.44%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Games
3 1 (5.56%) Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (83.33%) Test Manager
2 7 (38.89%) Test Automation Manager
3 3 (16.67%) QA Manager
3 3 (16.67%) QA Test Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) SAP Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) SAP Test Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Test Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Business Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Software Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Software QA Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Software Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) CSS
1 2 (11.11%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 7 (38.89%) Automated Testing
2 7 (38.89%) Line Management
3 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (27.78%) Test Scripting
5 4 (22.22%) Integration Testing
6 3 (16.67%) Coaching
6 3 (16.67%) Matrix Management
6 3 (16.67%) Mentoring
6 3 (16.67%) SDLC
6 3 (16.67%) System Testing
6 3 (16.67%) Unit Testing
7 2 (11.11%) Manual Testing
7 2 (11.11%) People Management
7 2 (11.11%) Performance Testing
7 2 (11.11%) Test Automation
7 2 (11.11%) Test Planning
7 2 (11.11%) Time Management
7 2 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (11.11%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) Java
1 3 (16.67%) Scala
1 3 (16.67%) VBScript
2 2 (11.11%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (50.00%) ISEB
2 8 (44.44%) ISTQB
3 2 (11.11%) Degree
3 2 (11.11%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (5.56%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (5.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (44.44%) QA
2 2 (11.11%) PMO
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) SAP
1 2 (11.11%) Serena
2 1 (5.56%) HP
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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