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 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Management
London / City of London
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 217 235 252
Rank change year-on-year +18 +17  
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 16 29 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.31% 0.45% 0.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 0.50% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 14 23 66
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £59,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% -11.01%  
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £43,750
10% offered a salary of more than £72,750 £74,000 £77,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.55%  

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 4609 5788 9089
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 89.15% 90.56% 89.23%
Number of salaries quoted 4072 5275 7778
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 £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Management in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 28 (75.68%) Test Automation
2 23 (62.16%) Test Scripting
3 19 (51.35%) Test Strategy
4 18 (48.65%) LoadRunner
5 17 (45.95%) ISEB
5 17 (45.95%) HP UFT
6 16 (43.24%) ISTQB
7 15 (40.54%) Non-Functional Testing
8 13 (35.14%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (32.43%) Law
9 12 (32.43%) Legal
9 12 (32.43%) Service Management
9 12 (32.43%) SAP
10 11 (29.73%) QA
11 9 (24.32%) User Acceptance Testing
11 9 (24.32%) Finance
12 8 (21.62%) SQL
12 8 (21.62%) Selenium
12 8 (21.62%) SDLC
13 6 (16.22%) Management Information System
13 6 (16.22%) Oracle
14 5 (13.51%) Windows
14 5 (13.51%) Business Intelligence
14 5 (13.51%) JIRA
14 5 (13.51%) Software Testing
14 5 (13.51%) Scenario Testing
15 4 (10.81%) Defect Management
15 4 (10.81%) Defect Tracking
15 4 (10.81%) Windows 10
15 4 (10.81%) Continuous Improvement

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.70%) WebLogic
1 1 (2.70%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (5.41%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) CSG Singleview
1 1 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) BrowserStack
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.81%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (5.41%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (5.41%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.70%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 18 (48.65%) LoadRunner
2 17 (45.95%) HP UFT
3 8 (21.62%) Selenium
4 5 (13.51%) JIRA
5 3 (8.11%) Subversion
5 3 (8.11%) WebDriver
5 3 (8.11%) Zephyr
6 2 (5.41%) Cucumber
6 2 (5.41%) SpecFlow
7 1 (2.70%) Bitbucket
7 1 (2.70%) FitNesse
7 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
7 1 (2.70%) JMeter
7 1 (2.70%) NUnit
7 1 (2.70%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (2.70%) Rational Functional Tester
7 1 (2.70%) SilkTest
7 1 (2.70%) SoapUI
7 1 (2.70%) TeamCity
7 1 (2.70%) WATIR
General
1 12 (32.43%) Law
1 12 (32.43%) Legal
2 9 (24.32%) Finance
3 4 (10.81%) Banking
4 1 (2.70%) Advertising
4 1 (2.70%) Back Office
4 1 (2.70%) Billing
4 1 (2.70%) Front Office
4 1 (2.70%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.70%) Retail
4 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (45.95%) Test Leader
2 8 (21.62%) Tester
3 7 (18.92%) Analyst
3 7 (18.92%) Technical Tester
4 5 (13.51%) Technical Leader
4 5 (13.51%) Test Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
5 4 (10.81%) LoadRunner Tester
5 4 (10.81%) Performance Tester
5 4 (10.81%) Team Leader
5 4 (10.81%) Technical Team Leader
5 4 (10.81%) Test Manager
6 3 (8.11%) Lead Test Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Agile Development Manager
7 2 (5.41%) Development Manager
7 2 (5.41%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Senior Test Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Software Development Manager
7 2 (5.41%) Test Automation Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.11%) XML
2 2 (5.41%) .NET
3 1 (2.70%) CSS
3 1 (2.70%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (2.70%) Gherkin
3 1 (2.70%) HTML
3 1 (2.70%) JSON
3 1 (2.70%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (2.70%) SOAP
3 1 (2.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) Management Information System
2 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.70%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.51%) Windows
2 4 (10.81%) Unix
2 4 (10.81%) Windows 10
3 1 (2.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (75.68%) Test Automation
2 23 (62.16%) Test Scripting
3 19 (51.35%) Test Strategy
4 15 (40.54%) Non-Functional Testing
5 13 (35.14%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (32.43%) Service Management
7 9 (24.32%) User Acceptance Testing
8 8 (21.62%) SDLC
9 5 (13.51%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (13.51%) Scenario Testing
9 5 (13.51%) Software Testing
10 4 (10.81%) Configuration Management
10 4 (10.81%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (10.81%) CRM
10 4 (10.81%) Defect Management
10 4 (10.81%) Defect Tracking
10 4 (10.81%) Project Management
10 4 (10.81%) Waterfall
11 3 (8.11%) BDD
11 3 (8.11%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 8 (21.62%) SQL
2 3 (8.11%) C#
2 3 (8.11%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.70%) Java
3 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.70%) PHP
3 1 (2.70%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.70%) Python
3 1 (2.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 17 (45.95%) ISEB
2 16 (43.24%) ISTQB
3 2 (5.41%) Degree
4 1 (2.70%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (2.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.70%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (29.73%) QA
2 1 (2.70%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (10.81%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (32.43%) SAP
2 6 (16.22%) Oracle
3 4 (10.81%) HP
4 3 (8.11%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (5.41%) Microsoft
5 2 (5.41%) Siebel
5 2 (5.41%) Sun
6 1 (2.70%) Citrix
6 1 (2.70%) PeopleSoft
City, London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + 20% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, Manchester
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive salary + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £90,000 - 110,000 + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Staffworx Ltd
Salary: excellent salary, bonus, bens
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive salary + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago