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

Test Management
England / East Midlands
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 141 171 153
Rank change year-on-year +30 -18  
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 14 6 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.52% 0.19% 0.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.59% 0.21% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 14 4 27
Median salary £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,250 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,250 £54,841
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 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 2353 2871 3278
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 88.03% 88.69% 87.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1976 2295 2731
Median salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.70% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 +5 10 £65,000 +36.84%
Derbyshire - 2 £45,000 -
Leicestershire +10 1 £32,500 -38.09%
Northamptonshire +6 1 £52,500 +10.52%
Test Management
England

For the 6 months to 26 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Test Management.

1 32 (86.49%) Test Automation
2 29 (78.38%) QA
3 27 (72.97%) Continuous Integration
4 24 (64.86%) JIRA
5 21 (56.76%) Manual Testing
5 21 (56.76%) Selenium
6 19 (51.35%) Java
6 19 (51.35%) OOP
6 19 (51.35%) OO
6 19 (51.35%) Defect Management
7 18 (48.65%) RESTful
7 18 (48.65%) Git (software)
7 18 (48.65%) WebDriver
7 18 (48.65%) User Stories
7 18 (48.65%) JDBC
7 18 (48.65%) Ant
7 18 (48.65%) MVC
7 18 (48.65%) Maven
7 18 (48.65%) Software Engineering
8 13 (35.14%) Test Strategy
9 10 (27.03%) TDD
9 10 (27.03%) BDD
10 8 (21.62%) Finance
10 8 (21.62%) ISTQB
11 7 (18.92%) SaaS
12 6 (16.22%) HP Quality Center
12 6 (16.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 6 (16.22%) Scenario Testing
12 6 (16.22%) Performance Management
13 5 (13.51%) Google

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:

Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (18.92%) SaaS
2 4 (10.81%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (10.81%) Google Cloud Platform
2 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (10.81%) OpenShift
3 2 (5.41%) BrowserStack
4 1 (2.70%) G Suite
4 1 (2.70%) Office 365
4 1 (2.70%) Slack
Development Applications
1 24 (64.86%) JIRA
2 21 (56.76%) Selenium
3 18 (48.65%) Ant
3 18 (48.65%) Git (software)
3 18 (48.65%) Maven
3 18 (48.65%) WebDriver
4 4 (10.81%) Cucumber
4 4 (10.81%) LoadRunner
5 3 (8.11%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (5.41%) Calabash
6 2 (5.41%) Capybara
6 2 (5.41%) HP UFT
6 2 (5.41%) Protractor
6 2 (5.41%) Ranorex
6 2 (5.41%) Visual Studio
7 1 (2.70%) JMeter
7 1 (2.70%) SoapUI
General
1 8 (21.62%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) Mandarin Language
2 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (35.14%) QA Engineer
2 12 (32.43%) Developer
2 12 (32.43%) Developer in Test
3 9 (24.32%) Test Manager
4 8 (21.62%) QA Test Engineer
4 8 (21.62%) Test Engineer
5 6 (16.22%) QA Automation Engineer
5 6 (16.22%) Test Leader
6 5 (13.51%) Test Automation Developer
7 4 (10.81%) Automation Engineer
7 4 (10.81%) C# Developer
7 4 (10.81%) C# Software Developer
7 4 (10.81%) Java Developer
7 4 (10.81%) Java Engineer
7 4 (10.81%) Java Software Developer
7 4 (10.81%) Software Developer
7 4 (10.81%) Software QA Engineer
7 4 (10.81%) Software Test Engineer
8 3 (8.11%) Analyst
8 3 (8.11%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (48.65%) JDBC
1 18 (48.65%) RESTful
2 3 (8.11%) Gherkin
2 3 (8.11%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.41%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.81%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (86.49%) Test Automation
2 27 (72.97%) Continuous Integration
3 21 (56.76%) Manual Testing
4 19 (51.35%) Defect Management
4 19 (51.35%) OO
4 19 (51.35%) OOP
5 18 (48.65%) MVC
5 18 (48.65%) Software Engineering
5 18 (48.65%) User Stories
6 13 (35.14%) Test Strategy
7 10 (27.03%) BDD
7 10 (27.03%) TDD
8 6 (16.22%) Performance Management
8 6 (16.22%) Scenario Testing
9 5 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (13.51%) QA Automation
9 5 (13.51%) SDET
10 4 (10.81%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (8.11%) Performance Testing
12 2 (5.41%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (51.35%) Java
2 4 (10.81%) C#
3 3 (8.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (21.62%) ISTQB
2 6 (16.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (5.41%) Degree
4 1 (2.70%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (78.38%) QA
System Software
1 4 (10.81%) Docker
2 2 (5.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (16.22%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (10.81%) Kubernetes
2 4 (10.81%) Terraform
3 2 (5.41%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (13.51%) Google
2 2 (5.41%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.41%) Sophos
3 1 (2.70%) HP