The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Management
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 98 113 117
Rank change year-on-year +15 +4  
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 8 8 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.57% 0.47% 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.65% 0.54% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 12
Median salary £38,250 £52,500 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.14% +2.43%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £35,300 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £60,500 £59,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -9.09%  

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Buckinghamshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1228 1485 1651
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 87.59% 86.59% 84.54%
Number of salaries quoted 991 1181 1256
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,977
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.70%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Test Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 Buckinghamshire

Test Management
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Salary trend for Test Management in Buckinghamshire

Test Management
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Management in Buckinghamshire over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Management in Buckinghamshire

Test Management
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Management within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +4 6 £32,500 -48.00%
Iver - 2 £44,000 -
Test Management
South East

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Test Management.

1 19 (73.08%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (46.15%) Finance
2 12 (46.15%) SDLC
3 11 (42.31%) ISTQB
4 10 (38.46%) Waterfall
5 9 (34.62%) Degree
6 8 (30.77%) HP
6 8 (30.77%) ISEB
6 8 (30.77%) HP Quality Center
6 8 (30.77%) V-Model
6 8 (30.77%) Test Strategy
7 6 (23.08%) Analytics
7 6 (23.08%) User Stories
7 6 (23.08%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 6 (23.08%) Test Automation
7 6 (23.08%) Kanban
7 6 (23.08%) ClickTale
7 6 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (23.08%) Software Delivery
7 6 (23.08%) LoadRunner
7 6 (23.08%) E-Commerce
7 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
7 6 (23.08%) Scrum
7 6 (23.08%) Marketing
7 6 (23.08%) Google Analytics
7 6 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (23.08%) Digital Marketing
7 6 (23.08%) Google
8 5 (19.23%) Banking
8 5 (19.23%) Performance Testing

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 4 (15.38%) MS Office
2 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
2 3 (11.54%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (23.08%) Google Analytics
Development Applications
1 6 (23.08%) LoadRunner
2 5 (19.23%) Selenium
3 2 (7.69%) JIRA
3 2 (7.69%) JMeter
3 2 (7.69%) LoadUI
3 2 (7.69%) SoapUI
3 2 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (7.69%) WebDriver
General
1 12 (46.15%) Finance
2 6 (23.08%) Marketing
3 5 (19.23%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) Analyst
1 11 (42.31%) Test Manager
2 6 (23.08%) Agile Business Analyst
2 6 (23.08%) Agile Product Owner
2 6 (23.08%) Business Analyst
2 6 (23.08%) Product Analyst
2 6 (23.08%) Product Business Analyst
2 6 (23.08%) Product Owner
2 6 (23.08%) Senior Analyst
2 6 (23.08%) Senior Business Analyst
2 6 (23.08%) Senior Product Owner
3 5 (19.23%) Senior Manager
3 5 (19.23%) Senior Test Manager
4 3 (11.54%) Service Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Service Transition Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Transition Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Performance Test Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Test Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Test Automation Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) Behat
1 1 (3.85%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (73.08%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (46.15%) SDLC
3 10 (38.46%) Waterfall
4 8 (30.77%) Test Strategy
4 8 (30.77%) V-Model
5 6 (23.08%) Analytics
5 6 (23.08%) Digital Marketing
5 6 (23.08%) E-Commerce
5 6 (23.08%) Kanban
5 6 (23.08%) Scrum
5 6 (23.08%) Software Delivery
5 6 (23.08%) Test Automation
5 6 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (23.08%) User Stories
6 5 (19.23%) Mentoring
6 5 (19.23%) Performance Testing
7 4 (15.38%) Integration Testing
7 4 (15.38%) ITIL
7 4 (15.38%) Regression Testing
7 4 (15.38%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.69%) Java
1 2 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (42.31%) ISTQB
2 9 (34.62%) Degree
3 8 (30.77%) ISEB
4 6 (23.08%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 4 (15.38%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (3.85%) DV Cleared
6 1 (3.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 8 (30.77%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (30.77%) HP
2 6 (23.08%) ClickTale
2 6 (23.08%) Google
2 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.85%) Atlassian
3 1 (3.85%) BMC
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle
3 1 (3.85%) Remedy
3 1 (3.85%) Seapine