Period
to 24 October 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for Test Planning skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Test Planning over the 6 months to 24 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Planning
South West > Bristol
6 months to
24 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 93 169 185
Rank change year-on-year +76 +16 +11
Permanent jobs citing Test Planning 1 6 7
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Bristol 0.10% 0.19% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.21% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 2
Median annual salary £62,500 £40,000 £35,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +56.25% +11.89% +2.14%
10th Percentile £61,250 £28,500 £27,425
90th Percentile £63,750 £46,500 £45,475
South West median annual salary £46,250 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -11.90% - +31.25%

Test Planning 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 867 2,916 3,466
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 87.93% 91.30% 94.01%
Number of salaries quoted 738 2,461 2,825
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £29,100 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £63,750 £68,750
South West median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year +2.22% +1.12% +4.71%

Test Planning
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing Test Planning as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Test Planning in Bristol

Test Planning
Salary Trend in Bristol

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Test Planning in Bristol.

Salary trend for Test Planning in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 October 2020, IT jobs citing Test Planning also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for Test Planning.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Artificial Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Kanban
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Cypress.io
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) TypeScript
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) SDET
1 1 (100.00%) GraphQL
1 1 (100.00%) Redux
1 1 (100.00%) Scenario Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Collaborative Working
1 1 (100.00%) Data Science

Test Planning
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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Cypress.io
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) GraphQL
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) Redux
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Artificial Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Collaborative Working
1 1 (100.00%) Data Science
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Kanban
1 1 (100.00%) Scenario Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) SDET
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA