Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Management
Central London > City of London
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 272 286 300
Rank change year-on-year +14 +14 +78
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 55 67 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.54% 0.57% 0.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.60% 0.64% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 51 52 113
City of London median annual salary £105,000 £50,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +110.00% -16.67% +0.84%
10th Percentile £55,000 £40,000 £41,250
90th Percentile £125,000 £105,000 £82,250
Central London median annual salary £105,000 £50,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +110.00% -16.67% +1.69%

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 the City of London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 9215 10470 15479
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 90.11% 89.42% 89.14%
Number of salaries quoted 8316 9537 13409
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,150 £33,700
90th Percentile £94,000 £90,000 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% - +4.55%

Test Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Test Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Test Management in the City of London

Test Management
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Test Management in the City of London

Test Management
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Management in the City of London over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Management in the City of London

For the 6 months to 17 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 City of London region with a requirement for Test Management.

1 48 (87.27%) Test Automation
2 46 (83.64%) Finance
3 43 (78.18%) QA
3 43 (78.18%) Test Strategy
4 42 (76.36%) Agile Software Development
5 41 (74.55%) Banking
6 40 (72.73%) HP Quality Center
7 37 (67.27%) SDLC
8 36 (65.45%) DevOps
8 36 (65.45%) Software Delivery
9 33 (60.00%) Microsoft Project
10 31 (56.36%) QA Automation
11 8 (14.55%) Test Scripting
11 8 (14.55%) User Acceptance Testing
12 5 (9.09%) HP
12 5 (9.09%) JIRA
12 5 (9.09%) ISTQB
13 4 (7.27%) Degree
13 4 (7.27%) Selenium
13 4 (7.27%) Defect Management
13 4 (7.27%) ISEB
14 3 (5.45%) Project Management
14 3 (5.45%) HP UFT
14 3 (5.45%) LoadRunner
14 3 (5.45%) Microsoft Office
14 3 (5.45%) Management Information System
15 2 (3.64%) Financial Institution
15 2 (3.64%) Regression Testing
15 2 (3.64%) Front Office
15 2 (3.64%) Microsoft

Test Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 33 (60.00%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (5.45%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.82%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) CSG Singleview
1 1 (1.82%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.82%) BrowserStack
1 1 (1.82%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.82%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.82%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (9.09%) JIRA
2 4 (7.27%) Selenium
3 3 (5.45%) HP UFT
3 3 (5.45%) LoadRunner
4 2 (3.64%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.82%) AutoIt
5 1 (1.82%) FitNesse
5 1 (1.82%) JBehave
5 1 (1.82%) Rational Functional Tester
5 1 (1.82%) SilkTest
5 1 (1.82%) SoapUI
5 1 (1.82%) SpecFlow
5 1 (1.82%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.82%) TestRail
5 1 (1.82%) WATIR
5 1 (1.82%) WebDriver
General
1 46 (83.64%) Finance
2 41 (74.55%) Banking
3 2 (3.64%) Financial Institution
3 2 (3.64%) Front Office
3 2 (3.64%) Investment Banking
3 2 (3.64%) Legal
3 2 (3.64%) Russian Language
4 1 (1.82%) Billing
4 1 (1.82%) Law
4 1 (1.82%) Retail
4 1 (1.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (58.18%) Associate Director
2 8 (14.55%) Analyst
3 7 (12.73%) Test Manager
4 4 (7.27%) Head of QA
4 4 (7.27%) Test Analyst
5 3 (5.45%) Business Analyst
5 3 (5.45%) Head of DevOps
6 2 (3.64%) Banking Analyst
6 2 (3.64%) Banking Business Analyst
6 2 (3.64%) Business Systems Analyst
6 2 (3.64%) Test Engineer
7 1 (1.82%) Automation Test Analyst
7 1 (1.82%) Automation Tester
7 1 (1.82%) Compliance Analyst
7 1 (1.82%) Lead Test Analyst
7 1 (1.82%) QA Test Manager
7 1 (1.82%) Technical Delivery Manager
7 1 (1.82%) Web Analyst
7 1 (1.82%) Web Test Analyst
7 1 (1.82%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.64%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (1.82%) .NET
2 1 (1.82%) AngularJS
2 1 (1.82%) CSS
2 1 (1.82%) HTML
2 1 (1.82%) JSON
2 1 (1.82%) Middleware
2 1 (1.82%) Node.js
2 1 (1.82%) REST
2 1 (1.82%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (1.82%) SOAP
2 1 (1.82%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.45%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.64%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.82%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (87.27%) Test Automation
2 43 (78.18%) Test Strategy
3 42 (76.36%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (67.27%) SDLC
5 36 (65.45%) DevOps
5 36 (65.45%) Software Delivery
6 31 (56.36%) QA Automation
7 8 (14.55%) Test Scripting
7 8 (14.55%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (7.27%) Defect Management
9 3 (5.45%) Project Management
10 2 (3.64%) BPMN
10 2 (3.64%) Business Process Mapping
10 2 (3.64%) E-Commerce
10 2 (3.64%) Functional Testing
10 2 (3.64%) Performance Testing
10 2 (3.64%) Project Planning
10 2 (3.64%) Regression Testing
10 2 (3.64%) Use Case
10 2 (3.64%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.64%) C
1 2 (3.64%) C#
1 2 (3.64%) Ruby
1 2 (3.64%) SQL
2 1 (1.82%) Java
2 1 (1.82%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.82%) PHP
2 1 (1.82%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (9.09%) ISTQB
2 4 (7.27%) Degree
2 4 (7.27%) ISEB
3 1 (1.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.82%) Master's Degree
3 1 (1.82%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (78.18%) QA
Systems Management
1 40 (72.73%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (9.09%) HP
2 2 (3.64%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.64%) SAP
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle
3 1 (1.82%) PeopleSoft