Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Management
South East > Kent
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 99 91 149
Rank change year-on-year -8 +58 -
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 12 34 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.90% 1.97% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.05% 2.23% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 11 30 5
Kent median annual salary £31,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.06% -5.56% -
South East median annual salary £41,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -8.89% - +12.50%

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 Kent with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Kent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1144 1526 1934
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 86.14% 88.26% 87.91%
Number of salaries quoted 969 1346 1706
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.41% -
10th Percentile £24,000 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £64,000 £65,000 £58,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Test Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Management in Kent

Test Management
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for Test Management in Kent

For the 6 months to 23 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 Kent region with a requirement for Test Management.

1 12 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 12 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 12 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 12 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 11 (91.67%) Manual Testing
2 11 (91.67%) Software Testing
2 11 (91.67%) ISEB
2 11 (91.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 9 (75.00%) Performance Analysis
4 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (16.67%) HP
5 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 2 (16.67%) JIRA
5 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
5 2 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (16.67%) Open Source
5 2 (16.67%) Functional Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Test Planning
6 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (8.33%) Appium
6 1 (8.33%) Defect Management
6 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
6 1 (8.33%) SoapUI
6 1 (8.33%) SpecFlow
6 1 (8.33%) Gherkin
6 1 (8.33%) QA
6 1 (8.33%) Selenium
6 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
6 1 (8.33%) HP UFT

Test Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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:

Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) JIRA
2 1 (8.33%) Appium
2 1 (8.33%) HP UFT
2 1 (8.33%) JMeter
2 1 (8.33%) LoadRunner
2 1 (8.33%) Selenium
2 1 (8.33%) SoapUI
2 1 (8.33%) SpecFlow
2 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Analyst
1 11 (91.67%) Test Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) QA Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) QA Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Gherkin
1 1 (8.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 12 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 12 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 12 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 11 (91.67%) Manual Testing
2 11 (91.67%) Software Testing
3 9 (75.00%) Performance Analysis
4 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 2 (16.67%) Functional Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Open Source
5 2 (16.67%) Test Planning
5 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
6 1 (8.33%) Defect Management
6 1 (8.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C#
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
1 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (91.67%) ISEB
1 11 (91.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) HP
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft