Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Management
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 124 137 115
Rank change year-on-year +13 -22 +9
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 14 28 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.94% 1.25% 1.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.06% 1.38% 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 12 26 23
Gloucestershire median annual salary £42,500 £43,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.73% -3.89% -18.18%
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - -5.88% -13.71%

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Gloucestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1322 2026 1843
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 88.78% 90.49% 89.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1079 1655 1488
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £64,825
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

Test Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Management in Gloucestershire

Test Management
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for Test Management in Gloucestershire

Test Management
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Management in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Management in Gloucestershire

Test Management
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Management within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 20 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
Tewkesbury - 7 £42,500 -
Gloucester +19 1 £55,000 -8.33%
Cheltenham +10 1 £42,000 +5.00% 1
Test Management
South West

For the 6 months to 20 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Test Management.

1 12 (85.71%) Test Strategy
2 11 (78.57%) Defect Management
3 10 (71.43%) Non-Functional Testing
3 10 (71.43%) ISTQB
4 7 (50.00%) Configuration Management
4 7 (50.00%) Risk Management
4 7 (50.00%) Functional Testing
4 7 (50.00%) Mentoring
5 6 (42.86%) Time Management
5 6 (42.86%) Statistics
5 6 (42.86%) Resource Management
5 6 (42.86%) Test Scripting
5 6 (42.86%) Project Management
5 6 (42.86%) Law
5 6 (42.86%) Scenario Testing
5 6 (42.86%) Traceability Matrix
6 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (35.71%) HP
6 5 (35.71%) JIRA
6 5 (35.71%) Manual Testing
6 5 (35.71%) Zephyr
7 4 (28.57%) Gherkin
7 4 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (28.57%) Docker
7 4 (28.57%) REST
7 4 (28.57%) Kanban
7 4 (28.57%) Bitbucket
7 4 (28.57%) Jenkins
7 4 (28.57%) Data Transformation
7 4 (28.57%) Vagrant

Test Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) JIRA
1 5 (35.71%) Zephyr
2 4 (28.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (28.57%) Bitbucket
2 4 (28.57%) Cucumber
2 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 4 (28.57%) Jenkins
2 4 (28.57%) Maven
2 4 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (28.57%) Vagrant
General
1 6 (42.86%) Law
2 4 (28.57%) Electronics
2 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 4 (28.57%) Manufacturing
2 4 (28.57%) Marketing
2 4 (28.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Test Leader
2 4 (28.57%) Java Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Test Automation Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Test Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Test Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Test Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Applications Manager
4 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Test Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) Gherkin
1 4 (28.57%) REST
1 4 (28.57%) SOAP
1 4 (28.57%) Web Services
1 4 (28.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Android
2 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
2 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Test Strategy
2 11 (78.57%) Defect Management
3 10 (71.43%) Non-Functional Testing
4 7 (50.00%) Configuration Management
4 7 (50.00%) Functional Testing
4 7 (50.00%) Mentoring
4 7 (50.00%) Risk Management
5 6 (42.86%) Project Management
5 6 (42.86%) Resource Management
5 6 (42.86%) Scenario Testing
5 6 (42.86%) Statistics
5 6 (42.86%) Test Scripting
5 6 (42.86%) Time Management
5 6 (42.86%) Traceability Matrix
6 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (35.71%) Manual Testing
7 4 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (28.57%) Programme Management
7 4 (28.57%) Scrum
7 4 (28.57%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) Java
1 4 (28.57%) Ruby
1 4 (28.57%) SQL
1 4 (28.57%) XPath
Qualifications
1 10 (71.43%) ISTQB
2 4 (28.57%) Degree
2 4 (28.57%) ISEB
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) HP
2 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) SAP