The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Management
Gloucestershire / Cheltenham
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 59 58
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 0 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham - 0.79% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.89% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 1
Median salary - £45,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +63.63%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,250 £44,000
% change year-on-year +5.59% -8.52%  

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 Cheltenham with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Cheltenham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 194 450 356
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 87.39% 88.93% 89.67%
Number of salaries quoted 150 254 287
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +14.45%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £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 Cheltenham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheltenham 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 Cheltenham

Test Management
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Salary trend for Test Management in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 28 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for Test Management.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) SOAP
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) OOP
1 5 (100.00%) OO
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) HP
1 5 (100.00%) ISEB
1 5 (100.00%) Scrum
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Retail
1 5 (100.00%) SSH
1 5 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
1 5 (100.00%) JIRA
1 5 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Kanban
1 5 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 5 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (100.00%) BDD
1 5 (100.00%) REST
1 5 (100.00%) Gherkin
1 5 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Data Transformation
1 5 (100.00%) Zephyr
1 5 (100.00%) Defect Management
2 4 (80.00%) Linux Command Line

Test Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheltenham 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 5 (100.00%) SSH
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 5 (100.00%) JIRA
1 5 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (100.00%) Zephyr
General
1 5 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Manual Tester
1 5 (100.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) Gherkin
1 5 (100.00%) REST
1 5 (100.00%) SOAP
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) BDD
1 5 (100.00%) Data Transformation
1 5 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 5 (100.00%) Kanban
1 5 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 5 (100.00%) OO
1 5 (100.00%) OOP
1 5 (100.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
1 5 (100.00%) ISEB
1 5 (100.00%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) HP
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft