Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Management
South West > Bristol
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 161 160 169
Rank change year-on-year -1 +9 -35
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 44 21 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.15% 0.65% 0.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.25% 0.72% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 35 14 23
Bristol median annual salary £38,500 £82,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -53.33% +106.25% -27.27%
10th Percentile £32,800 £34,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £63,250 £85,000 £61,000
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - -5.88% -13.71%

Test Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bristol
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3510 2926 3418
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 91.98% 91.12% 90.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2891 2468 2949
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £67,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

Test Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

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 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Management in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 22 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 22 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (45.45%) Software Testing
3 19 (43.18%) Microsoft
4 17 (38.64%) ISTQB
5 16 (36.36%) Degree
5 16 (36.36%) Selenium
5 16 (36.36%) Test Automation
5 16 (36.36%) Windows
6 15 (34.09%) Test Scripting
7 12 (27.27%) SDLC
8 11 (25.00%) Test Strategy
9 10 (22.73%) Cybersecurity
9 10 (22.73%) Network Security
9 10 (22.73%) PCI DSS
9 10 (22.73%) User Acceptance Testing
9 10 (22.73%) Microsoft Office
9 10 (22.73%) CCNP
9 10 (22.73%) CCNA
9 10 (22.73%) VPN
9 10 (22.73%) CISSP
9 10 (22.73%) Cisco Certification
9 10 (22.73%) Ethical Hacking
9 10 (22.73%) SSCP
9 10 (22.73%) Firewall
9 10 (22.73%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (22.73%) Defect Management
10 9 (20.45%) HP
10 9 (20.45%) Manual Testing
10 9 (20.45%) Waterfall

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.27%) CMS
1 1 (2.27%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 10 (22.73%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (2.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 10 (22.73%) Firewall
1 10 (22.73%) Network Security
1 10 (22.73%) VPN
2 7 (15.91%) DHCP
2 7 (15.91%) DNS
2 7 (15.91%) LAN
2 7 (15.91%) Software-Defined Networking
2 7 (15.91%) WAN
3 5 (11.36%) Internet
Development Applications
1 16 (36.36%) Selenium
2 8 (18.18%) Cucumber
2 8 (18.18%) HP UFT
3 7 (15.91%) SpecFlow
3 7 (15.91%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (6.82%) JIRA
4 3 (6.82%) TestRail
5 1 (2.27%) Bugzilla
5 1 (2.27%) Calabash
5 1 (2.27%) MonkeyTalk
General
1 6 (13.64%) Finance
2 5 (11.36%) Law
2 5 (11.36%) Legal
3 1 (2.27%) Games
3 1 (2.27%) Marketing
3 1 (2.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 36 (81.82%) Analyst
2 25 (56.82%) Test Analyst
3 10 (22.73%) Security Analyst
4 7 (15.91%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 6 (13.64%) Information Analyst
5 6 (13.64%) Information Security Analyst
6 4 (9.09%) Network Analyst
6 4 (9.09%) Network Security Analyst
6 4 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (9.09%) Senior Test Analyst
7 3 (6.82%) Programme Manager
8 2 (4.55%) Project Manager
8 2 (4.55%) Software Analyst
8 2 (4.55%) Software Test Analyst
9 1 (2.27%) Business Analyst
9 1 (2.27%) DevOps Manager
9 1 (2.27%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 1 (2.27%) Technical Project Manager
9 1 (2.27%) Test Engineer
9 1 (2.27%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.64%) Gherkin
2 1 (2.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (18.18%) Computer Science
3 7 (15.91%) Management Information System
4 3 (6.82%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.27%) Cloud Native
5 1 (2.27%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (2.27%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.27%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 16 (36.36%) Windows
2 7 (15.91%) Windows Server
2 7 (15.91%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (15.91%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (6.82%) Windows 7
3 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.27%) Linux
4 1 (2.27%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (45.45%) Software Testing
3 16 (36.36%) Test Automation
4 15 (34.09%) Test Scripting
5 12 (27.27%) SDLC
6 11 (25.00%) Test Strategy
7 10 (22.73%) Cybersecurity
7 10 (22.73%) Defect Management
7 10 (22.73%) Ethical Hacking
7 10 (22.73%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (22.73%) User Acceptance Testing
8 9 (20.45%) Manual Testing
8 9 (20.45%) Waterfall
9 8 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (18.18%) Information Security
9 8 (18.18%) Integration Testing
9 8 (18.18%) Time Management
9 8 (18.18%) V-Model
10 7 (15.91%) Mobile Device Management
10 7 (15.91%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.55%) C#
1 2 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (38.64%) ISTQB
2 16 (36.36%) Degree
3 10 (22.73%) CCNA
3 10 (22.73%) CCNP
3 10 (22.73%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (22.73%) CISSP
3 10 (22.73%) SSCP
4 8 (18.18%) Computer Science Degree
5 7 (15.91%) CISM
5 7 (15.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 7 (15.91%) Network+ Certification
5 7 (15.91%) Novell Certification
5 7 (15.91%) SANS
5 7 (15.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (11.36%) DV Cleared
6 5 (11.36%) Security Cleared
7 4 (9.09%) SC Cleared
8 3 (6.82%) MCITP
8 3 (6.82%) MCTS
8 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (22.73%) PCI DSS
2 8 (18.18%) QA
3 4 (9.09%) PMO
4 3 (6.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (15.91%) Active Directory
1 7 (15.91%) VMware ESXi
1 7 (15.91%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (15.91%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (20.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 19 (43.18%) Microsoft
2 9 (20.45%) HP
3 8 (18.18%) Cognizant
4 7 (15.91%) Cisco
4 7 (15.91%) Dell
4 7 (15.91%) SonicWALL
4 7 (15.91%) VMware
5 1 (2.27%) Sitecore