Period
to 21 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 21 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Management
England > East of England
6 months to
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 297 286 286
Rank change year-on-year -11 0 +25
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 68 70 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.55% 0.58% 0.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.62% 0.65% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 39 38 75
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% - -
10th Percentile £37,500 £31,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £64,200 £73,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 East of England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 11,028 10,767 12,824
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 89.17% 89.21% 89.68%
Number of salaries quoted 8,437 8,687 10,383
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +2.27%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,750 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%

Test Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Management in the East of England

Test Management
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Test Management in the East of England

Test Management
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Management in the East of England over the 6 months to 21 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Test Management in the East of England

Test Management
Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 21 May 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire -9 38 £50,000 - 1
Suffolk +18 16 £54,500 +47.30%
Hertfordshire -19 9 £40,000 -20.00% 2
Essex +13 5 £47,500 -9.52% 5
Test Management
England

For the 6 months to 21 May 2018, IT jobs citing Test Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Test Management.

1 50 (73.53%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (66.18%) Test Automation
3 34 (50.00%) JIRA
4 29 (42.65%) QA
4 29 (42.65%) Selenium
5 26 (38.24%) Jenkins
6 25 (36.76%) HP
7 24 (35.29%) Manual Testing
8 23 (33.82%) Cucumber
8 23 (33.82%) BDD
8 23 (33.82%) eggPlant
8 23 (33.82%) Appium
8 23 (33.82%) WorldPay
8 23 (33.82%) SQL
9 22 (32.35%) SDLC
10 21 (30.88%) Test Strategy
11 18 (26.47%) Confluence
11 18 (26.47%) HP ALM
12 17 (25.00%) Mobile App
12 17 (25.00%) Sonatype Nexus
12 17 (25.00%) Maven
13 15 (22.06%) Degree
14 14 (20.59%) Finance
15 13 (19.12%) Microsoft
15 13 (19.12%) Test Scripting
15 13 (19.12%) Computer Science Degree
16 12 (17.65%) Android
16 12 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
16 12 (17.65%) Apple iOS
16 12 (17.65%) Computer Science

Test Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 18 (26.47%) Confluence
2 2 (2.94%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.47%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (7.35%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (4.41%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.47%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (8.82%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.82%) Wireless
2 1 (1.47%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.82%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.47%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 34 (50.00%) JIRA
2 29 (42.65%) Selenium
3 26 (38.24%) Jenkins
4 23 (33.82%) Appium
4 23 (33.82%) Cucumber
4 23 (33.82%) eggPlant
5 17 (25.00%) Maven
5 17 (25.00%) Sonatype Nexus
6 10 (14.71%) SoapUI
7 8 (11.76%) JMeter
8 7 (10.29%) LoadUI
8 7 (10.29%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (8.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (4.41%) TeamCity
11 2 (2.94%) Visual Studio
12 1 (1.47%) Rational DOORS
12 1 (1.47%) Subversion
12 1 (1.47%) TestRail
12 1 (1.47%) Toad
General
1 14 (20.59%) Finance
2 6 (8.82%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.47%) Electronics
3 1 (1.47%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (33.82%) QA Engineer
1 23 (33.82%) Quality Engineer
2 19 (27.94%) Test Engineer
3 14 (20.59%) Analyst
4 13 (19.12%) Test Manager
5 12 (17.65%) QA Test Engineer
6 10 (14.71%) Test Leader
7 7 (10.29%) Test Analyst
8 6 (8.82%) Business Analyst
8 6 (8.82%) QA Leader
9 5 (7.35%) Senior Analyst
10 4 (5.88%) Senior Test Analyst
11 3 (4.41%) Automation Test Analyst
11 3 (4.41%) Automation Tester
11 3 (4.41%) DevOps Engineer
11 3 (4.41%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
11 3 (4.41%) Senior Automation Tester
11 3 (4.41%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 3 (4.41%) Senior Tester
11 3 (4.41%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (14.71%) SOAP
2 6 (8.82%) Gherkin
3 2 (2.94%) Silverlight
3 2 (2.94%) WPF
4 1 (1.47%) Web Services
4 1 (1.47%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 12 (17.65%) Computer Science
3 11 (16.18%) Fintech
4 8 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (10.29%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.94%) Public Cloud
6 2 (2.94%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 12 (17.65%) Android
1 12 (17.65%) Apple iOS
2 3 (4.41%) Linux
3 1 (1.47%) Unix
3 1 (1.47%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (73.53%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (66.18%) Test Automation
3 24 (35.29%) Manual Testing
4 23 (33.82%) BDD
5 22 (32.35%) SDLC
6 21 (30.88%) Test Strategy
7 13 (19.12%) Test Scripting
8 12 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (16.18%) Regression Testing
10 10 (14.71%) Configuration Management
10 10 (14.71%) Technical Analysis
11 9 (13.24%) Coaching
11 9 (13.24%) Project Management
11 9 (13.24%) Test Planning
12 7 (10.29%) Defect Tracking
12 7 (10.29%) Non-Functional Testing
12 7 (10.29%) User Acceptance Testing
13 6 (8.82%) Line Management
13 6 (8.82%) Stress Testing
13 6 (8.82%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (33.82%) SQL
2 10 (14.71%) Python
3 7 (10.29%) PL/SQL
4 4 (5.88%) C
5 3 (4.41%) C++
6 2 (2.94%) Java
Qualifications
1 15 (22.06%) Degree
2 13 (19.12%) Computer Science Degree
3 12 (17.65%) ISTQB
4 9 (13.24%) ISEB
5 4 (5.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.47%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.47%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (42.65%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.41%) Docker
Systems Management
1 18 (26.47%) HP ALM
2 3 (4.41%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (4.41%) Puppet
3 2 (2.94%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 25 (36.76%) HP
2 23 (33.82%) WorldPay
3 13 (19.12%) Microsoft
4 7 (10.29%) Oracle
5 2 (2.94%) Capita
6 1 (1.47%) IBM
6 1 (1.47%) SAP
6 1 (1.47%) webMethods