The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Management
South West / Bristol
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 100 110 133
Rank change year-on-year +10 +23  
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 34 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.87% 0.38% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.08% 0.42% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 25 4 5
Median salary £36,500 £82,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -55.75% +83.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £49,950 £34,100
10% offered a salary of more than £39,800 £82,500 £76,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.55%  

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 Bristol with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Bristol
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1637 1434 1731
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 90.14% 90.87% 89.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1367 1235 1491
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Test Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol 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 Bristol

Test Management
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for Test Management in Bristol

Test Management
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Management in Bristol over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Management in Bristol

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Test Management.

1 44 (67.69%) Test Automation
2 27 (41.54%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (41.54%) User Acceptance Testing
3 25 (38.46%) Finance
4 24 (36.92%) Test Scripting
5 17 (26.15%) Unit Testing
5 17 (26.15%) Performance Testing
5 17 (26.15%) Windows
6 15 (23.08%) Microsoft Office
6 15 (23.08%) Internet
6 15 (23.08%) Law
6 15 (23.08%) Legal
6 15 (23.08%) Management Information System
6 15 (23.08%) Time Management
6 15 (23.08%) Data Protection
7 14 (21.54%) Regression Testing
8 13 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (20.00%) QA
8 13 (20.00%) Software Testing
8 13 (20.00%) SDLC
9 12 (18.46%) Mentoring
9 12 (18.46%) ISTQB
9 12 (18.46%) Degree
9 12 (18.46%) TDD
10 11 (16.92%) Test Strategy
10 11 (16.92%) HP Quality Center
11 10 (15.38%) Selenium
11 10 (15.38%) Ethical Hacking
12 9 (13.85%) Firewall
12 9 (13.85%) Stakeholder Management

Test Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Applications
1 15 (23.08%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (23.08%) Internet
2 9 (13.85%) Firewall
2 9 (13.85%) Network Security
2 9 (13.85%) VPN
3 7 (10.77%) DHCP
3 7 (10.77%) DNS
3 7 (10.77%) LAN
3 7 (10.77%) Software-Defined Networking
3 7 (10.77%) WAN
Development Applications
1 10 (15.38%) Selenium
2 9 (13.85%) HP UFT
3 3 (4.62%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (3.08%) JIRA
5 1 (1.54%) CruiseControl
5 1 (1.54%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.54%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.54%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.54%) SpecFlow
5 1 (1.54%) Subversion
General
1 25 (38.46%) Finance
2 15 (23.08%) Law
2 15 (23.08%) Legal
3 1 (1.54%) Banking
3 1 (1.54%) Electronics
3 1 (1.54%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.54%) Marketing
3 1 (1.54%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (58.46%) Analyst
2 28 (43.08%) Test Analyst
3 12 (18.46%) Senior Analyst
3 12 (18.46%) Senior Test Analyst
3 12 (18.46%) Test Manager
4 10 (15.38%) Security Analyst
5 7 (10.77%) Cybersecurity Analyst
6 5 (7.69%) Head of Testing
7 3 (4.62%) Head of Test
7 3 (4.62%) Tester
8 2 (3.08%) Auditor
8 2 (3.08%) Information Analyst
8 2 (3.08%) Information Security Analyst
8 2 (3.08%) QA Engineer
9 1 (1.54%) Financial Analyst
9 1 (1.54%) IT Analyst
9 1 (1.54%) IT Security Analyst
9 1 (1.54%) Network Security Analyst
9 1 (1.54%) Software Test Analyst
9 1 (1.54%) Test Scripter
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.54%) .NET
1 1 (1.54%) Gherkin
1 1 (1.54%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (41.54%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (23.08%) Management Information System
3 9 (13.85%) Computer Science
4 7 (10.77%) Virtual Team
5 6 (9.23%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 17 (26.15%) Windows
2 7 (10.77%) Windows Server
2 7 (10.77%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (10.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (7.69%) Windows 7
3 5 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.54%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (67.69%) Test Automation
2 27 (41.54%) User Acceptance Testing
3 24 (36.92%) Test Scripting
4 17 (26.15%) Performance Testing
4 17 (26.15%) Unit Testing
5 15 (23.08%) Data Protection
5 15 (23.08%) Time Management
6 14 (21.54%) Regression Testing
7 13 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (20.00%) SDLC
7 13 (20.00%) Software Testing
8 12 (18.46%) Mentoring
8 12 (18.46%) TDD
9 11 (16.92%) Test Strategy
10 10 (15.38%) Ethical Hacking
11 9 (13.85%) Cybersecurity
11 9 (13.85%) Integration Testing
11 9 (13.85%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (13.85%) V-Model
11 9 (13.85%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.15%) C#
1 4 (6.15%) Java
2 3 (4.62%) Python
3 2 (3.08%) C++
3 2 (3.08%) SQL
4 1 (1.54%) AWK
4 1 (1.54%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.54%) Perl
4 1 (1.54%) sed
4 1 (1.54%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (18.46%) Degree
1 12 (18.46%) ISTQB
2 9 (13.85%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (12.31%) CCNA
3 8 (12.31%) CCNP
3 8 (12.31%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (12.31%) CISSP
3 8 (12.31%) SSCP
4 6 (9.23%) CISM
4 6 (9.23%) CNA
4 6 (9.23%) Network+ Certification
4 6 (9.23%) Novell Certification
4 6 (9.23%) SANS
4 6 (9.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (7.69%) MCITP
5 5 (7.69%) MCTS
5 5 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (4.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (3.08%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (20.00%) QA
2 9 (13.85%) PCI DSS
3 6 (9.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (10.77%) Active Directory
1 7 (10.77%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (10.77%) vSphere
2 6 (9.23%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (16.92%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (13.85%) Cognizant
1 9 (13.85%) HP
1 9 (13.85%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.77%) Cisco
2 7 (10.77%) Dell
2 7 (10.77%) SonicWALL
2 7 (10.77%) VMware
3 1 (1.54%) Cadence
3 1 (1.54%) Perforce
3 1 (1.54%) SAP
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