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 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Management
London / City of London
Rank 198 240 265
Rank change year-on-year +42 +25  
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 21 30 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.42% 0.42% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% 0.47% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 21 28 52
Median salary £55,000 £61,250 £59,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.20% +3.81%  
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £85,000 £77,250
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 the City of London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4578 6408 9139
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 90.53% 90.32% 87.79%
Number of salaries quoted 4181 5706 7702
Median salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.16% +4.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £42,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Test Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London 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 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 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Management in the City of London

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 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 City of London region with a requirement for Test Management.

1 34 (52.31%) ISEB
2 33 (50.77%) ISTQB
3 32 (49.23%) Finance
4 31 (47.69%) QA
5 30 (46.15%) SQL
6 29 (44.62%) Test Scripting
7 27 (41.54%) User Acceptance Testing
8 25 (38.46%) Business Intelligence
8 25 (38.46%) Relational Database
9 24 (36.92%) Management Information System
9 24 (36.92%) Software Testing
10 23 (35.38%) Selenium
10 23 (35.38%) XML
10 23 (35.38%) Defect Management
11 22 (33.85%) Oracle
11 22 (33.85%) HP Quality Center
12 21 (32.31%) HP
13 20 (30.77%) Sun
13 20 (30.77%) Siebel
13 20 (30.77%) Oracle BI EE
13 20 (30.77%) Test Strategy
14 19 (29.23%) Test Automation
14 19 (29.23%) CRM
15 18 (27.69%) MS Project
15 18 (27.69%) MS Office
15 18 (27.69%) LoadRunner
16 17 (26.15%) MS Visio
16 17 (26.15%) Analytical Skills
17 16 (24.62%) HP UFT
18 15 (23.08%) Non-Functional Testing

Test Management
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (7.69%) CMS
1 5 (7.69%) Sitecore CMS
1 5 (7.69%) Umbraco
2 2 (3.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 18 (27.69%) MS Office
1 18 (27.69%) MS Project
2 17 (26.15%) MS Visio
3 5 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.69%) HTTP
2 2 (3.08%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (38.46%) Relational Database
2 20 (30.77%) Oracle BI EE
3 4 (6.15%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.54%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 23 (35.38%) Selenium
2 18 (27.69%) LoadRunner
3 16 (24.62%) HP UFT
4 7 (10.77%) JMeter
5 6 (9.23%) Cucumber
6 5 (7.69%) Capybara
6 5 (7.69%) Git (software)
6 5 (7.69%) Jenkins
6 5 (7.69%) SoapUI
6 5 (7.69%) WATIR
6 5 (7.69%) WebDriver
7 3 (4.62%) JIRA
8 2 (3.08%) Subversion
8 2 (3.08%) Zephyr
General
1 32 (49.23%) Finance
2 14 (21.54%) Legal
3 13 (20.00%) Law
4 4 (6.15%) Banking
5 2 (3.08%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.54%) Retail
6 1 (1.54%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 34 (52.31%) Test Leader
2 20 (30.77%) Tester
3 14 (21.54%) Lead Tester
4 9 (13.85%) Siebel Tester
5 7 (10.77%) Technical Leader
6 6 (9.23%) QA Leader
6 6 (9.23%) Team Leader
6 6 (9.23%) Technical Tester
6 6 (9.23%) Test Manager
7 5 (7.69%) Automation Tester
7 5 (7.69%) QA Automation Tester
7 5 (7.69%) QA Tester
7 5 (7.69%) Ruby Automation Tester
7 5 (7.69%) Senior Automation Tester
7 5 (7.69%) Senior QA Tester
7 5 (7.69%) Senior Tester
7 5 (7.69%) Technical Team Leader
7 5 (7.69%) Test Specialist
8 4 (6.15%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
8 4 (6.15%) LoadRunner Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (35.38%) XML
2 5 (7.69%) HTML
2 5 (7.69%) SOAP
3 1 (1.54%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 24 (36.92%) Management Information System
2 17 (26.15%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.62%) Fixed Income
4 1 (1.54%) Derivative
4 1 (1.54%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.54%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (1.54%) Market Risk
4 1 (1.54%) Over-the-Top Content
4 1 (1.54%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.23%) Linux
2 4 (6.15%) Windows
2 4 (6.15%) Windows 10
3 2 (3.08%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (44.62%) Test Scripting
2 27 (41.54%) User Acceptance Testing
3 25 (38.46%) Business Intelligence
4 24 (36.92%) Software Testing
5 23 (35.38%) Defect Management
6 20 (30.77%) Test Strategy
7 19 (29.23%) CRM
7 19 (29.23%) Test Automation
8 15 (23.08%) Non-Functional Testing
9 13 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (20.00%) Service Management
10 7 (10.77%) SDLC
10 7 (10.77%) Software Engineering
11 6 (9.23%) Analytics
11 6 (9.23%) BDD
11 6 (9.23%) Mentoring
11 6 (9.23%) Performance Testing
11 6 (9.23%) Test Planning
11 6 (9.23%) Waterfall
12 5 (7.69%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 30 (46.15%) SQL
2 5 (7.69%) Ruby
3 2 (3.08%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.54%) Python
Qualifications
1 34 (52.31%) ISEB
2 33 (50.77%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.54%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (47.69%) QA
2 1 (1.54%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (1.54%) IFRS
2 1 (1.54%) IFRS 9
Systems Management
1 22 (33.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 22 (33.85%) Oracle
2 21 (32.31%) HP
3 20 (30.77%) Siebel
3 20 (30.77%) Sun
4 13 (20.00%) SAP
5 5 (7.69%) Citrix
5 5 (7.69%) Sitecore
6 4 (6.15%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (4.62%) Microsoft
8 2 (3.08%) Alias
8 2 (3.08%) Vermilion
9 1 (1.54%) Murex
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Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £401 - £60000 per day
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Salary: £45,000 - £80,000 + outstanding package
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Sogeti
Salary: Competitive salary + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
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Salary: Competitive salary + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Cross Training on Python
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JM
Salary: £85000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive salary + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago