The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Management
England / East Midlands
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 138 164 146
Rank change year-on-year +26 -18  
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 23 6 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.79% 0.19% 0.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.90% 0.21% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 18 5 21
Median salary £50,000 £53,992 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.39% +17.37%  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,650 £51,597 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,750 £75,000 £48,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year +4.93% -7.95%  

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 East Midlands with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
East Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2559 2792 2898
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 87.37% 87.83% 85.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1989 2199 2326
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £56,300
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Test Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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 East Midlands

Test Management
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for Test Management in the East Midlands

Test Management
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Management in the East Midlands over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Management in the East Midlands

Test Management
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Management within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 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
Nottinghamshire +22 19 £50,000 -22.47% 4
Northamptonshire +20 1 - -
Leicestershire -2 1 £30,000 -
Lincolnshire - 1 £35,500 -
Test Management
England

For the 6 months to 30 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Test Management.

1 25 (69.44%) QA
2 22 (61.11%) Continuous Integration
3 17 (47.22%) JIRA
3 17 (47.22%) Test Automation
4 15 (41.67%) Manual Testing
4 15 (41.67%) Java
5 14 (38.89%) Automated Testing
5 14 (38.89%) Selenium
6 13 (36.11%) Git (software)
6 13 (36.11%) Test Strategy
7 12 (33.33%) Defect Management
7 12 (33.33%) ISTQB
7 12 (33.33%) OOP
7 12 (33.33%) OO
8 11 (30.56%) Ant
8 11 (30.56%) JDBC
8 11 (30.56%) Software Engineering
8 11 (30.56%) MVC
8 11 (30.56%) Maven
8 11 (30.56%) RESTful
8 11 (30.56%) WebDriver
8 11 (30.56%) User Stories
9 9 (25.00%) BDD
9 9 (25.00%) TDD
10 8 (22.22%) Finance
10 8 (22.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 7 (19.44%) C#
11 7 (19.44%) SQL
12 6 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (16.67%) SaaS

Test Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Cloud Services
1 6 (16.67%) SaaS
2 4 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (11.11%) Google Cloud Platform
2 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (11.11%) OpenShift
3 2 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (2.78%) G Suite
4 1 (2.78%) Office 365
4 1 (2.78%) Slack
Development Applications
1 17 (47.22%) JIRA
2 14 (38.89%) Selenium
3 13 (36.11%) Git (software)
4 11 (30.56%) Ant
4 11 (30.56%) Maven
4 11 (30.56%) WebDriver
5 4 (11.11%) Cucumber
5 4 (11.11%) LoadRunner
6 3 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (5.56%) Calabash
7 2 (5.56%) Capybara
7 2 (5.56%) CruiseControl
7 2 (5.56%) HP UFT
7 2 (5.56%) Jenkins
7 2 (5.56%) Protractor
7 2 (5.56%) Ranorex
7 2 (5.56%) Subversion
7 2 (5.56%) Visual Studio
8 1 (2.78%) JMeter
8 1 (2.78%) SoapUI
General
1 8 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (25.00%) Developer
1 9 (25.00%) Developer in Test
1 9 (25.00%) QA Engineer
1 9 (25.00%) Test Manager
2 8 (22.22%) Analyst
2 8 (22.22%) QA Test Engineer
2 8 (22.22%) Test Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) Test Leader
3 5 (13.89%) Tester
4 4 (11.11%) C# Developer
4 4 (11.11%) C# Software Developer
4 4 (11.11%) Java Developer
4 4 (11.11%) Java Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Java Software Developer
4 4 (11.11%) Software Developer
4 4 (11.11%) Software QA Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Software Test Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Test Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Senior Tester
5 3 (8.33%) Transition Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (30.56%) JDBC
1 11 (30.56%) RESTful
2 3 (8.33%) Gherkin
2 3 (8.33%) Swagger
3 2 (5.56%) XML
3 2 (5.56%) XSD
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.11%) Windows
2 2 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (61.11%) Continuous Integration
2 17 (47.22%) Test Automation
3 15 (41.67%) Manual Testing
4 14 (38.89%) Automated Testing
5 13 (36.11%) Test Strategy
6 12 (33.33%) Defect Management
6 12 (33.33%) OO
6 12 (33.33%) OOP
7 11 (30.56%) MVC
7 11 (30.56%) Software Engineering
7 11 (30.56%) User Stories
8 9 (25.00%) BDD
8 9 (25.00%) TDD
9 6 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (13.89%) Automation Testing
10 5 (13.89%) Configuration Management
10 5 (13.89%) Performance Management
10 5 (13.89%) SDLC
10 5 (13.89%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (11.11%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 15 (41.67%) Java
2 7 (19.44%) C#
2 7 (19.44%) SQL
3 2 (5.56%) AWK
3 2 (5.56%) Perl
3 2 (5.56%) Python
3 2 (5.56%) sed
3 2 (5.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 8 (22.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (13.89%) Degree
3 5 (13.89%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (69.44%) QA
2 1 (2.78%) SDET
System Software
1 4 (11.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (11.11%) Kubernetes
2 4 (11.11%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (13.89%) Google
2 2 (5.56%) Perforce
3 1 (2.78%) HP
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