Period
to 19 November 2017

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

Test Management
England > East of England
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 317 324 303
Rank change year-on-year +7 -21 -17
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 30 41 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.25% 0.31% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.35% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 20 49 59
East of England median annual salary £43,500 £40,000 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.75% -22.33% +3.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £34,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £60,000 £78,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -4.26%

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 10493 11641 13379
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 88.07% 88.52% 87.07%
Number of salaries quoted 8521 9596 10991
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.45%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 19 November 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 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
Essex +34 8 £52,500 - 1
Suffolk +12 8 £33,750 -15.63%
Hertfordshire -11 6 £62,500 +25.00%
Cambridgeshire -34 6 £50,000 +25.00% 3
Bedfordshire +25 2 - - 2
Test Management
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 15 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 14 (46.67%) JIRA
3 13 (43.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 12 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (36.67%) Test Strategy
6 10 (33.33%) SDLC
7 9 (30.00%) SQL
7 9 (30.00%) Finance
8 7 (23.33%) Regression Testing
8 7 (23.33%) Software Testing
8 7 (23.33%) ISTQB
9 6 (20.00%) SharePoint
9 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
10 5 (16.67%) ISEB
10 5 (16.67%) Retail
10 5 (16.67%) Test Scripting
10 5 (16.67%) Selenium
10 5 (16.67%) QA
10 5 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (16.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
10 5 (16.67%) Jenkins
11 4 (13.33%) Yammer
11 4 (13.33%) WebEx
11 4 (13.33%) People Management
11 4 (13.33%) Defect Management
11 4 (13.33%) Fintech
11 4 (13.33%) Context-Driven Testing
11 4 (13.33%) Manual Testing
11 4 (13.33%) Waterfall
11 4 (13.33%) Skype for Business

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 6 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (13.33%) Skype for Business
3 3 (10.00%) Confluence
4 1 (3.33%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.33%) Yammer
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.33%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.33%) Big Data
2 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 14 (46.67%) JIRA
2 5 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 5 (16.67%) Selenium
3 3 (10.00%) Cucumber
4 2 (6.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (6.67%) Git (software)
4 2 (6.67%) JMeter
4 2 (6.67%) Visual Studio
5 1 (3.33%) Bugzilla
5 1 (3.33%) HP UFT
5 1 (3.33%) LoadRunner
5 1 (3.33%) SoapUI
5 1 (3.33%) Testopia
5 1 (3.33%) Toad
5 1 (3.33%) Zephyr
General
1 9 (30.00%) Finance
2 5 (16.67%) Retail
3 2 (6.67%) Legal
4 1 (3.33%) Automotive
4 1 (3.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 10 (33.33%) Test Leader
2 9 (30.00%) Analyst
2 9 (30.00%) Test Analyst
3 5 (16.67%) Test Manager
3 5 (16.67%) Tester
4 3 (10.00%) Automation Test Lead
4 3 (10.00%) Manual Test Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Operations Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) SQL Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) UAT Tester
5 2 (6.67%) Agile Test Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Data Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) IT Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) QA Leader
5 2 (6.67%) SQL Data Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) SSIS Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Test Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) POSIX
1 2 (6.67%) Silverlight
1 2 (6.67%) WPF
2 1 (3.33%) .NET
2 1 (3.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (3.33%) J2EE
2 1 (3.33%) Kafka
2 1 (3.33%) OAuth
2 1 (3.33%) OAuth2
2 1 (3.33%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (3.33%) RESTful
2 1 (3.33%) SOAP
2 1 (3.33%) Spring
2 1 (3.33%) Spring Boot
2 1 (3.33%) Spring Cloud
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Fintech
2 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.67%) Client/Server
2 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (3.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) Linux
1 2 (6.67%) Unix
1 2 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 13 (43.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 12 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (36.67%) Test Strategy
5 10 (33.33%) SDLC
6 7 (23.33%) Regression Testing
6 7 (23.33%) Software Testing
7 5 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (16.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 5 (16.67%) Test Scripting
8 4 (13.33%) Context-Driven Testing
8 4 (13.33%) Defect Management
8 4 (13.33%) Manual Testing
8 4 (13.33%) People Management
8 4 (13.33%) TDD
8 4 (13.33%) Waterfall
9 3 (10.00%) BDD
9 3 (10.00%) Problem Management
9 3 (10.00%) Scrum
9 3 (10.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (30.00%) SQL
2 4 (13.33%) Java
3 2 (6.67%) Bash Shell
3 2 (6.67%) PL/SQL
3 2 (6.67%) Python
3 2 (6.67%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.33%) C
4 1 (3.33%) C++
4 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (23.33%) ISTQB
2 5 (16.67%) ISEB
3 3 (10.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Docker
1 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (6.67%) Puppet
1 2 (6.67%) Tivoli
2 1 (3.33%) SCCM
2 1 (3.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.33%) HP
3 2 (6.67%) Atlassian
3 2 (6.67%) Perforce
3 2 (6.67%) VMware
4 1 (3.33%) CA Agile Central
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle
4 1 (3.33%) SAP
4 1 (3.33%) SolarWinds