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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Management
UK / England
Rank 464 466 446
Rank change year-on-year +2 -20  
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 414 565 616
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.52% 0.58% 0.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% 0.66% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 284 397 467
Median salary £47,500 £45,600 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.16% +1.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,800 £72,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -9.09%  

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 71048 85804 86462
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 89.07% 88.61% 86.97%
Number of salaries quoted 58845 71773 70672
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Test Management
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 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 25 March 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 25 March 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 -6 134 £57,500 -0.86% 26
South West +51 66 £35,000 -6.66% 6
South East +52 64 £52,500 +31.25% 15
Yorkshire -1 51 £40,000 +14.28% 6
East of England +19 38 £47,500 -6.86% 3
East Midlands +24 23 £50,000 -7.39% 1
North West -11 22 £40,000 +9.58% 3
West Midlands -26 12 £47,500 +5.55% 4
North East +3 3 £30,000 -25.92%
Test Management
UK

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 March 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.

1 466 (51.66%) Agile Software Development
2 338 (37.47%) ISTQB
3 330 (36.59%) Test Strategy
4 319 (35.37%) QA
5 314 (34.81%) Finance
6 308 (34.15%) Test Automation
7 281 (31.15%) ISEB
8 272 (30.16%) SQL
9 255 (28.27%) Selenium
10 242 (26.83%) Software Testing
11 212 (23.50%) User Acceptance Testing
12 199 (22.06%) Java
13 185 (20.51%) Scrum
14 178 (19.73%) Waterfall
15 177 (19.62%) Test Scripting
16 168 (18.63%) Microsoft
17 164 (18.18%) JIRA
18 158 (17.52%) HP Quality Center
19 156 (17.29%) HP
19 156 (17.29%) Cucumber
19 156 (17.29%) SDLC
20 153 (16.96%) BDD
21 149 (16.52%) Mentoring
22 145 (16.08%) Regression Testing
23 144 (15.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
24 137 (15.19%) Degree
25 131 (14.52%) Oracle
26 122 (13.53%) Non-Functional Testing
27 119 (13.19%) TDD
27 119 (13.19%) Performance Testing

Test Management
Top Related 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 39 (4.32%) SharePoint
2 14 (1.55%) Confluence
3 8 (0.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 6 (0.67%) CMS
4 6 (0.67%) Sitecore CMS
4 6 (0.67%) Umbraco
5 5 (0.55%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (0.55%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.11%) IIS
6 1 (0.11%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (0.11%) WebSphere
Applications
1 71 (7.87%) MS Excel
2 55 (6.10%) MS Office
3 46 (5.10%) MS Project
4 42 (4.66%) MS Visio
5 8 (0.89%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 15 (1.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 9 (1.00%) SAP HR
3 7 (0.78%) SAP CO
3 7 (0.78%) SAP FI
3 7 (0.78%) SAP FI/CO
4 6 (0.67%) Oracle ERP
5 5 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
5 5 (0.55%) SAP HCM
5 5 (0.55%) SAP PP
5 5 (0.55%) SAP QM
6 4 (0.44%) SAP Hybris
7 3 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (0.33%) SAP FSCM
8 2 (0.22%) thinkFolio
9 1 (0.11%) Markit EDM
9 1 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 15 (1.66%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (1.44%) G Suite
2 13 (1.44%) Office 365
2 13 (1.44%) SaaS
3 12 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (1.11%) Slack
4 10 (1.11%) SuccessFactors
5 7 (0.78%) Google Analytics
6 4 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.33%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (0.33%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.11%) Basecamp
8 1 (0.11%) GitHub
8 1 (0.11%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 26 (2.88%) Intranet
2 19 (2.11%) HTTP
3 15 (1.66%) SSH
4 7 (0.78%) LAN
4 7 (0.78%) WAN
5 6 (0.67%) Internet
6 5 (0.55%) Wireshark
7 2 (0.22%) Firewall
7 2 (0.22%) FTP
8 1 (0.11%) DHCP
8 1 (0.11%) DNS
8 1 (0.11%) IP Telephony
8 1 (0.11%) Network Security
8 1 (0.11%) Software-Defined Networking
8 1 (0.11%) TETRA
8 1 (0.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (9.87%) Relational Database
2 38 (4.21%) SQL Server
3 30 (3.33%) Oracle BI EE
4 25 (2.77%) Oracle Database
5 12 (1.33%) SAP HANA
6 11 (1.22%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (1.11%) Big Data
7 10 (1.11%) BusinessObjects
7 10 (1.11%) NoSQL
7 10 (1.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (0.89%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
8 8 (0.89%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 8 (0.89%) RDBMS
9 5 (0.55%) Geospatial Data
9 5 (0.55%) GIS
9 5 (0.55%) MySQL
9 5 (0.55%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (0.44%) Oracle OWB
10 4 (0.44%) SQLPlus
11 2 (0.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 255 (28.27%) Selenium
2 164 (18.18%) JIRA
3 156 (17.29%) Cucumber
4 101 (11.20%) Team Foundation Server
5 88 (9.76%) LoadRunner
6 87 (9.65%) HP UFT
7 69 (7.65%) SoapUI
8 59 (6.54%) JMeter
9 53 (5.88%) Git (software)
10 51 (5.65%) Jenkins
10 51 (5.65%) SpecFlow
11 50 (5.54%) WebDriver
12 37 (4.10%) Zephyr
13 33 (3.66%) Visual Studio
14 22 (2.44%) Maven
15 20 (2.22%) FitNesse
16 18 (2.00%) WATIR
17 16 (1.77%) JUnit
18 15 (1.66%) Capybara
19 13 (1.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 314 (34.81%) Finance
2 69 (7.65%) Banking
3 46 (5.10%) Retail
4 45 (4.99%) Legal
5 36 (3.99%) Law
6 29 (3.22%) Marketing
7 25 (2.77%) Telecoms
8 20 (2.22%) Manufacturing
9 14 (1.55%) Electronics
9 14 (1.55%) Games
10 9 (1.00%) Automotive
10 9 (1.00%) Investment Banking
11 8 (0.89%) Billing
12 4 (0.44%) Advertising
13 3 (0.33%) Aerospace
13 3 (0.33%) Back Office
13 3 (0.33%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.22%) Front Office
14 2 (0.22%) Retail Banking
15 1 (0.11%) German Language
Job Titles
1 237 (26.27%) Test Manager
2 186 (20.62%) Analyst
3 126 (13.97%) Test Analyst
4 119 (13.19%) Test Leader
5 108 (11.97%) Test Engineer
6 93 (10.31%) Tester
7 64 (7.10%) Consultant
8 52 (5.76%) Senior Test Engineer
9 48 (5.32%) Senior Analyst
10 41 (4.55%) Senior Test Analyst
10 41 (4.55%) Test Consultant
11 39 (4.32%) QA Engineer
12 36 (3.99%) QA Leader
13 34 (3.77%) Test Automation Engineer
14 28 (3.10%) Team Leader
15 27 (2.99%) Automation Tester
15 27 (2.99%) QA Analyst
16 23 (2.55%) Automation Test Lead
16 23 (2.55%) Lead Tester
16 23 (2.55%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (8.31%) XML
2 66 (7.32%) SOAP
3 64 (7.10%) Web Services
4 44 (4.88%) .NET
5 41 (4.55%) REST
6 24 (2.66%) Gherkin
6 24 (2.66%) HTML
7 18 (2.00%) RESTful
8 13 (1.44%) JDBC
9 10 (1.11%) ASP.NET
9 10 (1.11%) XSD
10 9 (1.00%) CSS
10 9 (1.00%) JSON
11 8 (0.89%) Ajax
11 8 (0.89%) Behat
11 8 (0.89%) JMX
11 8 (0.89%) Middleware
11 8 (0.89%) WSDL
12 6 (0.67%) .NET Framework
12 6 (0.67%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 97 (10.75%) Management Information System
2 82 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 47 (5.21%) Computer Science
4 28 (3.10%) Fixed Income
5 24 (2.66%) Mobile App
6 23 (2.55%) Virtual Team
7 19 (2.11%) Enterprise Software
8 14 (1.55%) Linux Command Line
9 13 (1.44%) iPad
10 8 (0.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 6 (0.67%) Algorithms
12 5 (0.55%) Client/Server
12 5 (0.55%) Cyber Attack
12 5 (0.55%) N-Tier
12 5 (0.55%) User Experience
13 4 (0.44%) Data Protection Act
13 4 (0.44%) Data Structures
13 4 (0.44%) Market Risk
14 3 (0.33%) Derivative
14 3 (0.33%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 58 (6.43%) Windows
2 55 (6.10%) Linux
3 39 (4.32%) Unix
4 12 (1.33%) Android
4 12 (1.33%) Apple iOS
5 7 (0.78%) Kali Linux
5 7 (0.78%) Windows 10
5 7 (0.78%) Windows Server
6 5 (0.55%) Mac OS
7 2 (0.22%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 466 (51.66%) Agile Software Development
2 330 (36.59%) Test Strategy
3 308 (34.15%) Test Automation
4 242 (26.83%) Software Testing
5 212 (23.50%) User Acceptance Testing
6 185 (20.51%) Scrum
7 178 (19.73%) Waterfall
8 177 (19.62%) Test Scripting
9 156 (17.29%) SDLC
10 153 (16.96%) BDD
11 149 (16.52%) Mentoring
12 145 (16.08%) Regression Testing
13 122 (13.53%) Non-Functional Testing
14 119 (13.19%) Performance Testing
14 119 (13.19%) TDD
15 118 (13.08%) Defect Management
16 114 (12.64%) Automated Testing
17 112 (12.42%) Functional Testing
18 108 (11.97%) Manual Testing
19 101 (11.20%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 272 (30.16%) SQL
2 199 (22.06%) Java
3 67 (7.43%) C#
4 33 (3.66%) C
4 33 (3.66%) Ruby
5 32 (3.55%) Python
6 22 (2.44%) C++
7 21 (2.33%) JavaScript
8 13 (1.44%) Shell Script
9 10 (1.11%) PL/SQL
9 10 (1.11%) VB
10 9 (1.00%) XPath
11 8 (0.89%) VB.NET
12 6 (0.67%) Groovy
12 6 (0.67%) Scala
12 6 (0.67%) VBScript
13 5 (0.55%) Perl
13 5 (0.55%) PHP
14 3 (0.33%) AWK
14 3 (0.33%) sed
Qualifications
1 338 (37.47%) ISTQB
2 281 (31.15%) ISEB
3 144 (15.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 137 (15.19%) Degree
5 39 (4.32%) Security Cleared
6 29 (3.22%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 25 (2.77%) SC Cleared
8 20 (2.22%) DV Cleared
9 18 (2.00%) ISEB Practitioner
10 4 (0.44%) CEH
10 4 (0.44%) PMI Certification
10 4 (0.44%) PMP
11 3 (0.33%) CCA
12 2 (0.22%) CSQA
12 2 (0.22%) MAPM
13 1 (0.11%) APMP
13 1 (0.11%) MCTS
13 1 (0.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 1 (0.11%) SANS
13 1 (0.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 319 (35.37%) QA
2 13 (1.44%) SLA
3 8 (0.89%) PMO
4 7 (0.78%) SDET
5 2 (0.22%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.22%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.11%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.11%) GCP
6 1 (0.11%) IFRS
6 1 (0.11%) IFRS 9
6 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.11%) MiFID
6 1 (0.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (1.77%) Docker
2 7 (0.78%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.11%) Firmware
4 1 (0.11%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 158 (17.52%) HP Quality Center
2 10 (1.11%) HP SiteScope
2 10 (1.11%) Perfmon
3 9 (1.00%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (0.55%) SCCM
4 5 (0.55%) SCOM
5 3 (0.33%) Kubernetes
5 3 (0.33%) Terraform
6 2 (0.22%) Puppet
7 1 (0.11%) Rancher
Vendors
1 168 (18.63%) Microsoft
2 156 (17.29%) HP
3 131 (14.52%) Oracle
4 93 (10.31%) SAP
5 34 (3.77%) Salesforce.com
6 30 (3.33%) Siebel
7 28 (3.10%) Sun
8 25 (2.77%) Vermilion
9 23 (2.55%) Google
10 21 (2.33%) IBM
11 12 (1.33%) SOASTA, Inc
12 10 (1.11%) Riverbed
13 9 (1.00%) Atlassian
14 8 (0.89%) Remedy
15 7 (0.78%) Informatica
16 6 (0.67%) Cisco
16 6 (0.67%) Citrix
16 6 (0.67%) ClickTale
16 6 (0.67%) Cognizant
16 6 (0.67%) Sitecore
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
The Curve Group
Salary: Bens
Posted: 16 hours ago
Selby, North Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Candour Solutions
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + generous package & bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £401 - £60000 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Twickenham, Middlesex
Rullion
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Bluetownonline
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £80,000 + outstanding package
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Maersk Line
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
IntaPeople
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Maersk Line
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
JDA Software
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Jet2.com
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 10 days ago