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

Test Management
England / East of England
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 231 221 241
Rank change year-on-year -10 +20  
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 33 32 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.53% 0.47% 0.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.60% 0.53% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 26 30 23
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -2.91%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £36,900 £23,100
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £57,400 £75,000
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 of England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 5457 6001 6987
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 88.00% 87.67% 86.45%
Number of salaries quoted 4413 5042 5722
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Test Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England 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 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 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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 3 months to 27 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
Suffolk +8 10 £32,500 -35.00% 1
Hertfordshire -20 8 £80,000 +60.00%
Bedfordshire - 8 £58,750 -
Cambridgeshire -18 6 £50,000 -10.71% 1
Essex - 1 £55,000 -
Test Management
England

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 East of England region with a requirement for Test Management.

1 39 (54.93%) Agile Software Development
1 39 (54.93%) Test Automation
2 36 (50.70%) SDLC
3 24 (33.80%) QA
4 22 (30.99%) Selenium
4 22 (30.99%) JIRA
4 22 (30.99%) Finance
4 22 (30.99%) Waterfall
5 21 (29.58%) Management Information System
6 20 (28.17%) Defect Management
7 19 (26.76%) Test Strategy
7 19 (26.76%) Continuous Integration
7 19 (26.76%) Stakeholder Management
8 18 (25.35%) Configuration Management
8 18 (25.35%) User Acceptance Testing
9 17 (23.94%) Manual Testing
9 17 (23.94%) DevOps
10 16 (22.54%) Jenkins
10 16 (22.54%) ISEB
10 16 (22.54%) ISTQB
11 15 (21.13%) People Management
12 14 (19.72%) Operational Acceptance Testing
12 14 (19.72%) ITIL
12 14 (19.72%) Scrum
13 13 (18.31%) Release Management
13 13 (18.31%) Non-Functional Testing
14 12 (16.90%) Test Planning
14 12 (16.90%) SQL
15 11 (15.49%) Problem Management
15 11 (15.49%) TDD

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 5 (7.04%) Confluence
2 4 (5.63%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.23%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 7 (9.86%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (5.63%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (4.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (4.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (8.45%) SAP CO
1 6 (8.45%) SAP FI
1 6 (8.45%) SAP FI/CO
1 6 (8.45%) SAP HR
2 3 (4.23%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.45%) SuccessFactors
2 3 (4.23%) G Suite
3 1 (1.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.63%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.45%) SAP HANA
2 5 (7.04%) SQL Server
3 4 (5.63%) Geospatial Data
3 4 (5.63%) GIS
3 4 (5.63%) RDBMS
3 4 (5.63%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.41%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 22 (30.99%) JIRA
1 22 (30.99%) Selenium
2 16 (22.54%) Jenkins
3 8 (11.27%) Bugzilla
3 8 (11.27%) Cucumber
3 8 (11.27%) JMeter
3 8 (11.27%) Testopia
4 6 (8.45%) Zephyr
5 5 (7.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 5 (7.04%) Git (software)
5 5 (7.04%) Hudson
5 5 (7.04%) SoapUI
6 4 (5.63%) ClearQuest
6 4 (5.63%) CruiseControl
6 4 (5.63%) FishEye
6 4 (5.63%) HP UFT
6 4 (5.63%) JUnit
6 4 (5.63%) TeamCity
7 3 (4.23%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.41%) Toad
General
1 22 (30.99%) Finance
2 9 (12.68%) Retail
3 2 (2.82%) Legal
4 1 (1.41%) Law
Job Titles
1 18 (25.35%) Analyst
2 16 (22.54%) Test Leader
3 15 (21.13%) Test Analyst
4 12 (16.90%) Test Manager
5 10 (14.08%) Automation Test Lead
5 10 (14.08%) Capacity Manager
5 10 (14.08%) IT Manager
6 8 (11.27%) Performance Manager
7 6 (8.45%) Test Engineer
8 5 (7.04%) DevOps Engineer
8 5 (7.04%) QA Manager
8 5 (7.04%) Test Automation Manager
9 4 (5.63%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 4 (5.63%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 4 (5.63%) Senior DevOps
9 4 (5.63%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 4 (5.63%) Senior Software Test Engineer
9 4 (5.63%) Senior Test Analyst
9 4 (5.63%) Software Test Engineer
9 4 (5.63%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.86%) Middleware
2 6 (8.45%) SAP Fiori
3 5 (7.04%) POSIX
4 4 (5.63%) GWT
4 4 (5.63%) REST
4 4 (5.63%) RESTful
4 4 (5.63%) SOAP
4 4 (5.63%) Web Services
5 3 (4.23%) IBM Integration Bus
5 3 (4.23%) Silverlight
5 3 (4.23%) WPF
6 1 (1.41%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 21 (29.58%) Management Information System
2 8 (11.27%) Computer Science
2 8 (11.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 8 (11.27%) Virtual Team
3 4 (5.63%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.63%) Client/Server
3 4 (5.63%) Fintech
3 4 (5.63%) N-Tier
4 2 (2.82%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.41%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.45%) Unix
1 6 (8.45%) Windows
2 5 (7.04%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (54.93%) Agile Software Development
1 39 (54.93%) Test Automation
2 36 (50.70%) SDLC
3 22 (30.99%) Waterfall
4 20 (28.17%) Defect Management
5 19 (26.76%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (26.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 19 (26.76%) Test Strategy
6 18 (25.35%) Configuration Management
6 18 (25.35%) User Acceptance Testing
7 17 (23.94%) DevOps
7 17 (23.94%) Manual Testing
8 15 (21.13%) People Management
9 14 (19.72%) ITIL
9 14 (19.72%) Operational Acceptance Testing
9 14 (19.72%) Scrum
10 13 (18.31%) Non-Functional Testing
10 13 (18.31%) Release Management
11 12 (16.90%) Test Planning
12 11 (15.49%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (16.90%) SQL
2 10 (14.08%) Java
3 5 (7.04%) Bash Shell
3 5 (7.04%) C
3 5 (7.04%) Python
3 5 (7.04%) Shell Script
4 3 (4.23%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.41%) C++
Qualifications
1 16 (22.54%) ISEB
1 16 (22.54%) ISTQB
2 11 (15.49%) Computer Science Degree
2 11 (15.49%) Degree
3 4 (5.63%) SC Cleared
3 4 (5.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (33.80%) QA
System Software
1 5 (7.04%) Docker
1 5 (7.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.63%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (14.08%) SCCM
1 10 (14.08%) SCOM
2 5 (7.04%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (7.04%) Puppet
3 1 (1.41%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 10 (14.08%) SolarWinds
2 8 (11.27%) Atlassian
2 8 (11.27%) CA Agile Central
3 7 (9.86%) SAP
4 5 (7.04%) Perforce
4 5 (7.04%) VMware
5 4 (5.63%) Microsoft
5 4 (5.63%) Oracle
6 3 (4.23%) Google
6 3 (4.23%) HP
6 3 (4.23%) IBM
6 3 (4.23%) MuleSoft
6 3 (4.23%) TIBCO
6 3 (4.23%) WSO2
7 1 (1.41%) Snow
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