The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Management
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 128 134 140
Rank change year-on-year +6 +6  
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 15 22 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.68% 0.86% 0.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.78% 0.99% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 11 20 10
Median salary £45,000 £51,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +36.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £28,400 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £65,000 £55,000
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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1933 2219 1885
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 87.90% 86.28% 81.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1602 1783 1471
Median salary £50,000 £52,135 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.09% +4.27%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Test Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 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 Hertfordshire

Test Management
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for Test Management in Hertfordshire

Test Management
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Management in Hertfordshire over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Management in Hertfordshire

Test Management
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Management within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 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
Watford -7 6 £52,500 +5.00%
Potters Bar - 6 £45,000 -
Test Management
East of England

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Test Management.

1 17 (62.96%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (55.56%) Finance
3 13 (48.15%) Manual Testing
4 12 (44.44%) Automated Testing
4 12 (44.44%) QA
5 10 (37.04%) Waterfall
5 10 (37.04%) SDLC
6 9 (33.33%) Defect Management
6 9 (33.33%) Scrum
6 9 (33.33%) Unix
7 8 (29.63%) MS Visio
7 8 (29.63%) Data Analysis
8 7 (25.93%) Selenium
8 7 (25.93%) Java
8 7 (25.93%) Cucumber
9 6 (22.22%) ITIL
10 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
10 5 (18.52%) PRINCE2
10 5 (18.52%) LAN
10 5 (18.52%) WAN
10 5 (18.52%) Cisco
10 5 (18.52%) Windows
10 5 (18.52%) Linux
10 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
10 5 (18.52%) Wireshark
10 5 (18.52%) Network Design
10 5 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (18.52%) MS Office
10 5 (18.52%) Algorithms
10 5 (18.52%) Network Management

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 3 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 8 (29.63%) MS Visio
2 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
2 5 (18.52%) MS Office
3 3 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (7.41%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 5 (18.52%) LAN
1 5 (18.52%) WAN
1 5 (18.52%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (25.93%) Cucumber
1 7 (25.93%) Selenium
2 4 (14.81%) HP UFT
3 3 (11.11%) Jenkins
3 3 (11.11%) WebDriver
4 1 (3.70%) JBehave
General
1 15 (55.56%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) Analyst
2 6 (22.22%) Test Analyst
2 6 (22.22%) Test Manager
3 5 (18.52%) Network Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Test Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) QA Manager
5 3 (11.11%) Consultant
5 3 (11.11%) Integration Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Integration Consultant
5 3 (11.11%) Test Automation Manager
5 3 (11.11%) Test Leader
6 2 (7.41%) Financial Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Project Manager
6 2 (7.41%) QA Test Manager
6 2 (7.41%) Service Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Agile Test Manager
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Manager
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Project Manager
7 1 (3.70%) Strategy Manager
7 1 (3.70%) Test Strategy Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) Gherkin
1 3 (11.11%) IBM Integration Bus
1 3 (11.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Algorithms
2 3 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 2 (7.41%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 9 (33.33%) Unix
2 5 (18.52%) Linux
2 5 (18.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (62.96%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (48.15%) Manual Testing
3 12 (44.44%) Automated Testing
4 10 (37.04%) SDLC
4 10 (37.04%) Waterfall
5 9 (33.33%) Defect Management
5 9 (33.33%) Scrum
6 8 (29.63%) Data Analysis
7 6 (22.22%) ITIL
8 5 (18.52%) Network Design
8 5 (18.52%) Network Management
8 5 (18.52%) PRINCE2
8 5 (18.52%) Smoke Testing
8 5 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (18.52%) Test Automation
8 5 (18.52%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (14.81%) Data Integration
9 4 (14.81%) Exploratory Testing
9 4 (14.81%) Functional Testing
9 4 (14.81%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.93%) Java
2 4 (14.81%) PL/SQL
2 4 (14.81%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Degree
1 2 (7.41%) PMI Certification
1 2 (7.41%) PMP
2 1 (3.70%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (44.44%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (18.52%) Cisco
1 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.81%) HP
2 4 (14.81%) Oracle
3 3 (11.11%) Atlassian
3 3 (11.11%) Google
3 3 (11.11%) IBM
3 3 (11.11%) MuleSoft
3 3 (11.11%) TIBCO
3 3 (11.11%) WSO2
4 1 (3.70%) Snow