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

Test Management
Bedfordshire / Luton
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 46 -
Rank change year-on-year +8 -  
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 3 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Luton 1.50% 0.32% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.65% 0.35% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
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 Luton with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Luton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 182 289 363
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Luton 91.00% 93.53% 90.75%
Number of salaries quoted 96 232 317
Median salary £50,000 £60,000 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.66% +31.86%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £77,200 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Test Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Luton 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 Luton

Test Management
Salary Trend in Luton

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

Salary trend for Test Management in Luton

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

1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (100.00%) QA
1 9 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 9 (100.00%) SDLC
2 8 (88.89%) Defect Management
2 8 (88.89%) CA Agile Central
2 8 (88.89%) Testopia
2 8 (88.89%) Test Automation
2 8 (88.89%) Waterfall
2 8 (88.89%) Continuous Improvement
2 8 (88.89%) Test Strategy
2 8 (88.89%) Selenium
2 8 (88.89%) JMeter
2 8 (88.89%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (88.89%) Bugzilla
2 8 (88.89%) Retail
2 8 (88.89%) ISTQB
2 8 (88.89%) Degree
2 8 (88.89%) JIRA
2 8 (88.89%) Resource Management
2 8 (88.89%) Computer Science
2 8 (88.89%) ISEB
2 8 (88.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 8 (88.89%) Functional Testing
2 8 (88.89%) Non-Functional Testing
2 8 (88.89%) DevOps
2 8 (88.89%) Test Planning
2 8 (88.89%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 8 (88.89%) System Integration Testing
2 8 (88.89%) Virtual Team

Test Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Luton 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 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (88.89%) Bugzilla
1 8 (88.89%) JIRA
1 8 (88.89%) JMeter
1 8 (88.89%) Selenium
1 8 (88.89%) Testopia
General
1 8 (88.89%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Automation Test Lead
1 8 (88.89%) Test Leader
2 2 (22.22%) Test Automation Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Test Manager
2 2 (22.22%) UAT Lead
2 2 (22.22%) UAT Manager
2 2 (22.22%) UAT Test Lead
2 2 (22.22%) UAT Test Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (88.89%) Computer Science
1 8 (88.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 8 (88.89%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (100.00%) SDLC
1 9 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 8 (88.89%) Continuous Improvement
2 8 (88.89%) Contract Management
2 8 (88.89%) Defect Management
2 8 (88.89%) DevOps
2 8 (88.89%) Functional Testing
2 8 (88.89%) Non-Functional Testing
2 8 (88.89%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 8 (88.89%) Resource Management
2 8 (88.89%) Scorecard
2 8 (88.89%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (88.89%) System Integration Testing
2 8 (88.89%) Test Automation
2 8 (88.89%) Test Planning
2 8 (88.89%) Test Strategy
2 8 (88.89%) Waterfall
3 1 (11.11%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
3 1 (11.11%) Scenario Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) Computer Science Degree
1 8 (88.89%) Degree
1 8 (88.89%) ISEB
1 8 (88.89%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) CA Agile Central