The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Management
UK / England
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 478 486 441
Rank change year-on-year +8 -45  
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 447 488 640
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.53% 0.53% 0.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.60% 0.59% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 321 361 512
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,250 £30,125
10% offered a salary of more than £76,000 £72,500 £72,500
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 England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 74950 82225 90350
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 89.70% 88.98% 88.00%
Number of salaries quoted 249933 287723 295490
Median salary £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £31,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £81,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Test Management
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Management in England

Test Management
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Test Management in England

Test Management
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Management in England over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Management in England

Test Management
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 28 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
London -30 137 £60,000 +4.34% 18
South East +62 111 £48,250 +1.57% 9
North of England +1 74 £38,000 +8.57% 20
South West +14 51 £36,500 -18.88% 4
Yorkshire +12 49 £35,000 - 10
Midlands -8 40 £51,750 +21.76% 2
East of England -7 33 £50,000 - 4
West Midlands -16 26 £46,500 +9.41% 2
North West -34 25 £50,000 +42.85% 10
East Midlands +34 14 £60,000 +26.31%
Test Management
UK

For the 6 months to 28 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 England region with a requirement for Test Management.

1 487 (56.50%) Test Automation
2 394 (45.71%) Agile Software Development
3 293 (33.99%) Finance
4 284 (32.95%) Test Strategy
5 265 (30.74%) QA
6 242 (28.07%) Selenium
7 238 (27.61%) ISTQB
8 220 (25.52%) Test Scripting
9 213 (24.71%) SQL
10 208 (24.13%) User Acceptance Testing
11 207 (24.01%) Java
12 203 (23.55%) ISEB
13 185 (21.46%) JIRA
14 163 (18.91%) Software Testing
15 147 (17.05%) Waterfall
16 142 (16.47%) Microsoft
17 141 (16.36%) SDLC
18 139 (16.13%) Scrum
19 137 (15.89%) Functional Testing
20 136 (15.78%) BDD
21 133 (15.43%) Analytical Skills
22 130 (15.08%) Mentoring
22 130 (15.08%) Defect Management
22 130 (15.08%) HP Quality Center
23 119 (13.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
24 118 (13.69%) Non-Functional Testing
25 117 (13.57%) HP
26 114 (13.23%) HP UFT
26 114 (13.23%) Regression Testing
27 113 (13.11%) Manual Testing

Test Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 43 (4.99%) SharePoint
2 19 (2.20%) Confluence
3 11 (1.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 10 (1.16%) IIS
5 4 (0.46%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.23%) Apache
6 2 (0.23%) Oracle Service Bus
6 2 (0.23%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.23%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (0.12%) CMS
7 1 (0.12%) JBoss
Applications
1 55 (6.38%) Microsoft Office
2 42 (4.87%) Microsoft Excel
3 19 (2.20%) Microsoft Project
4 18 (2.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 7 (0.81%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 16 (1.86%) SAP PP
1 16 (1.86%) SAP QM
2 13 (1.51%) Oracle EBS
3 12 (1.39%) SAP PLM
3 12 (1.39%) SAP VC
4 11 (1.28%) Hyperion Planning
4 11 (1.28%) SAP CO
4 11 (1.28%) SAP FI
4 11 (1.28%) SAP FI/CO
4 11 (1.28%) SAP HR
5 8 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
5 8 (0.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 6 (0.70%) Dynamics AX
7 5 (0.58%) SAP HCM
7 5 (0.58%) VisionPLUS
8 4 (0.46%) IntelliMatch
8 4 (0.46%) Oracle General Ledger
8 4 (0.46%) Oracle Payables
8 4 (0.46%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 4 (0.46%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 20 (2.32%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (2.09%) SaaS
3 16 (1.86%) Microsoft Azure
4 15 (1.74%) Office 365
5 14 (1.62%) G Suite
6 11 (1.28%) Slack
7 10 (1.16%) SuccessFactors
8 8 (0.93%) BrowserStack
9 6 (0.70%) Google Cloud Platform
9 6 (0.70%) OpenShift
10 5 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
10 5 (0.58%) GitHub
11 3 (0.35%) Google Analytics
12 2 (0.23%) Dynamics 365
12 2 (0.23%) Salesforce Service Cloud
12 2 (0.23%) Sauce Labs
13 1 (0.12%) DigitalOcean
13 1 (0.12%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 21 (2.44%) Intranet
2 18 (2.09%) Internet
3 11 (1.28%) Firewall
4 10 (1.16%) Network Security
4 10 (1.16%) VPN
5 8 (0.93%) DHCP
5 8 (0.93%) DNS
5 8 (0.93%) LAN
5 8 (0.93%) Software-Defined Networking
5 8 (0.93%) WAN
6 5 (0.58%) HTTP
6 5 (0.58%) SSH
7 4 (0.46%) PuTTY
8 3 (0.35%) GPRS
8 3 (0.35%) GSM
8 3 (0.35%) UMTS
9 2 (0.23%) LTE
9 2 (0.23%) VoLTE
9 2 (0.23%) Wireless
10 1 (0.12%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (5.10%) SQL Server
2 43 (4.99%) Relational Database
3 18 (2.09%) Big Data
4 12 (1.39%) BusinessObjects
4 12 (1.39%) SAP HANA
5 11 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (1.04%) Essbase
6 9 (1.04%) MySQL
7 7 (0.81%) Oracle Database
8 6 (0.70%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
8 6 (0.70%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 6 (0.70%) NoSQL
9 5 (0.58%) RDBMS
9 5 (0.58%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (0.46%) Geospatial Data
10 4 (0.46%) GIS
11 3 (0.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 2 (0.23%) MongoDB
12 2 (0.23%) Oracle BI EE
12 2 (0.23%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 242 (28.07%) Selenium
2 185 (21.46%) JIRA
3 114 (13.23%) HP UFT
4 102 (11.83%) Cucumber
5 88 (10.21%) LoadRunner
6 85 (9.86%) Team Foundation Server
7 81 (9.40%) SoapUI
8 60 (6.96%) JMeter
9 56 (6.50%) SpecFlow
10 53 (6.15%) WebDriver
11 50 (5.80%) Git (software)
12 48 (5.57%) Jenkins
13 34 (3.94%) Zephyr
14 32 (3.71%) Visual Studio
15 30 (3.48%) Maven
16 20 (2.32%) Ant
16 20 (2.32%) JUnit
17 15 (1.74%) Bugzilla
18 14 (1.62%) Ranorex
18 14 (1.62%) Rational Functional Tester
General
1 293 (33.99%) Finance
2 84 (9.74%) Banking
3 60 (6.96%) Retail
4 38 (4.41%) Legal
5 35 (4.06%) Law
6 26 (3.02%) Telecoms
7 15 (1.74%) Investment Banking
7 15 (1.74%) Manufacturing
8 13 (1.51%) Marketing
9 9 (1.04%) Electronics
9 9 (1.04%) Games
10 8 (0.93%) Back Office
11 6 (0.70%) Automotive
11 6 (0.70%) Military
12 5 (0.58%) Digital Economy
13 3 (0.35%) Advertising
13 3 (0.35%) Aerospace
13 3 (0.35%) Front Office
14 2 (0.23%) Mandarin Language
15 1 (0.12%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 220 (25.52%) Analyst
2 187 (21.69%) Test Manager
3 164 (19.03%) Test Analyst
4 97 (11.25%) Test Engineer
5 96 (11.14%) Tester
6 87 (10.09%) Test Leader
7 86 (9.98%) Consultant
8 46 (5.34%) Senior Analyst
9 43 (4.99%) Test Consultant
10 42 (4.87%) Senior Test Analyst
10 42 (4.87%) Senior Test Engineer
11 41 (4.76%) Test Automation Engineer
12 39 (4.52%) QA Engineer
13 36 (4.18%) Developer
14 31 (3.60%) SAP Consultant
14 31 (3.60%) Test Automation Manager
15 27 (3.13%) Senior Tester
16 23 (2.67%) QA Analyst
16 23 (2.67%) QA Leader
16 23 (2.67%) QA Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (7.42%) SOAP
2 63 (7.31%) .NET
3 46 (5.34%) Web Services
4 42 (4.87%) XML
5 32 (3.71%) Gherkin
6 30 (3.48%) HTML
7 27 (3.13%) RESTful
8 21 (2.44%) JDBC
9 20 (2.32%) REST
10 15 (1.74%) Middleware
11 12 (1.39%) CSS
12 10 (1.16%) ASP.NET
12 10 (1.16%) JSON
13 9 (1.04%) XBRL
14 7 (0.81%) WPF
15 6 (0.70%) SAP Fiori
15 6 (0.70%) XML Schema
16 5 (0.58%) .NET Framework
16 5 (0.58%) Behat
16 5 (0.58%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 133 (15.43%) Analytical Skills
2 74 (8.58%) Management Information System
3 45 (5.22%) Computer Science
4 27 (3.13%) Fixed Income
5 23 (2.67%) Mobile App
5 23 (2.67%) Virtual Team
6 15 (1.74%) Client/Server
7 14 (1.62%) Enterprise Software
8 12 (1.39%) Fintech
9 11 (1.28%) Smart Meter
10 9 (1.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 8 (0.93%) iPad
12 7 (0.81%) N-Tier
12 7 (0.81%) User Experience
13 6 (0.70%) Data Centre
13 6 (0.70%) Derivative
13 6 (0.70%) Equities
13 6 (0.70%) Linux Command Line
14 5 (0.58%) Cyber Attack
14 5 (0.58%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 84 (9.74%) Windows
2 52 (6.03%) Linux
3 48 (5.57%) Unix
4 22 (2.55%) Windows Server
5 16 (1.86%) Android
6 15 (1.74%) Apple iOS
7 13 (1.51%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (1.16%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (0.93%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (0.70%) Windows 10
11 5 (0.58%) Windows 7
12 4 (0.46%) Mac OS
13 3 (0.35%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 487 (56.50%) Test Automation
2 394 (45.71%) Agile Software Development
3 284 (32.95%) Test Strategy
4 220 (25.52%) Test Scripting
5 208 (24.13%) User Acceptance Testing
6 163 (18.91%) Software Testing
7 147 (17.05%) Waterfall
8 141 (16.36%) SDLC
9 139 (16.13%) Scrum
10 137 (15.89%) Functional Testing
11 136 (15.78%) BDD
12 130 (15.08%) Defect Management
12 130 (15.08%) Mentoring
13 118 (13.69%) Non-Functional Testing
14 114 (13.23%) Regression Testing
15 113 (13.11%) Manual Testing
16 108 (12.53%) TDD
17 103 (11.95%) Stakeholder Management
18 99 (11.48%) Performance Testing
19 97 (11.25%) Scenario Testing
Programming Languages
1 213 (24.71%) SQL
2 207 (24.01%) Java
3 86 (9.98%) C#
4 58 (6.73%) JavaScript
5 35 (4.06%) C
6 33 (3.83%) PL/SQL
7 31 (3.60%) Python
8 22 (2.55%) Shell Script
8 22 (2.55%) VB
9 19 (2.20%) VB.NET
10 14 (1.62%) Ruby
11 13 (1.51%) C++
11 13 (1.51%) Perl
11 13 (1.51%) VBScript
12 12 (1.39%) ABAP
13 8 (0.93%) Scala
14 6 (0.70%) Bash Shell
14 6 (0.70%) PHP
14 6 (0.70%) XPath
15 4 (0.46%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 238 (27.61%) ISTQB
2 203 (23.55%) ISEB
3 119 (13.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 97 (11.25%) Degree
5 42 (4.87%) Security Cleared
6 38 (4.41%) Computer Science Degree
7 23 (2.67%) SC Cleared
8 19 (2.20%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 18 (2.09%) DV Cleared
10 12 (1.39%) Cisco Certification
11 11 (1.28%) CCNA
11 11 (1.28%) CCNP
11 11 (1.28%) Network+ Certification
12 9 (1.04%) CISSP
12 9 (1.04%) SSCP
13 8 (0.93%) Master's Degree
14 7 (0.81%) CISM
14 7 (0.81%) CNA
14 7 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
14 7 (0.81%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 265 (30.74%) QA
2 11 (1.28%) PCI DSS
3 8 (0.93%) PMO
4 6 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.58%) SLA
6 4 (0.46%) COBIT
7 2 (0.23%) MiFID
8 1 (0.12%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 22 (2.55%) Docker
2 20 (2.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (1.74%) Active Directory
4 8 (0.93%) vSphere
5 7 (0.81%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 130 (15.08%) HP Quality Center
2 11 (1.28%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (1.28%) SCCM
3 10 (1.16%) SCOM
4 8 (0.93%) Puppet
5 6 (0.70%) Kubernetes
5 6 (0.70%) Terraform
6 2 (0.23%) WSUS
7 1 (0.12%) Rancher
7 1 (0.12%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 142 (16.47%) Microsoft
2 117 (13.57%) HP
3 101 (11.72%) SAP
4 78 (9.05%) Oracle
5 28 (3.25%) Salesforce.com
6 23 (2.67%) Google
7 21 (2.44%) VMware
8 19 (2.20%) Vermilion
9 17 (1.97%) CA Agile Central
9 17 (1.97%) Cognizant
10 13 (1.51%) Hyperion
11 11 (1.28%) Cisco
12 10 (1.16%) Atlassian
12 10 (1.16%) Remedy
12 10 (1.16%) SolarWinds
13 8 (0.93%) Dell
13 8 (0.93%) SonicWALL
14 6 (0.70%) IBM
14 6 (0.70%) Perforce
15 5 (0.58%) Serena
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £36000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + 20% Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 to 55,000 + Bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Stott & May
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Stott & May
Posted: 5 days ago
East London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 10%
Posted: Yesterday
London
Revolution Technology
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £52,000 per annum + unbeatable benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Virginia Water, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Maersk Line
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + 15% Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Competitive Salary
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive salary + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Card Factory
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £90,000 - 110,000 + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Market Standards
Posted: 13 days ago
North West
ROQ
Salary: Competitive Salary Package plus benefits package
Posted: 9 days ago
Northallerton, North Yorkshire
North Yorkshire Police
Salary: From £35,451 to £38,538 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
North West
ROQ
Salary: Competitive Salary Package plus benefits package
Posted: 15 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Jet2.com
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 13 days ago
City, London
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive salary + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago