Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Management
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 122 119 146
Rank change year-on-year -3 +27 -14
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 12 15 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.72% 0.90% 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.79% 1.01% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 12 25 16
Milton Keynes median annual salary £48,750 £40,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.88% -8.05% -3.33%
10th Percentile £33,750 £37,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £59,600 £66,250 £53,425
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £51,400
% change year-on-year +11.11% -12.45% +14.22%

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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Milton Keynes
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1512 1486 2339
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 90.54% 88.82% 87.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1121 1296 1933
Milton Keynes median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +0.59% +5.63%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £60,850
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -

Test Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Management in Milton Keynes

Test Management
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Salary trend for Test Management in Milton Keynes

Test Management
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Management in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Management in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 21 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Test Management.

1 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (83.33%) Selenium
1 10 (83.33%) Test Automation
2 8 (66.67%) BDD
3 7 (58.33%) JIRA
3 7 (58.33%) TDD
4 5 (41.67%) C#
4 5 (41.67%) Java
4 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
4 5 (41.67%) ISEB
4 5 (41.67%) JMeter
4 5 (41.67%) ISTQB
5 4 (33.33%) Manual Testing
5 4 (33.33%) Process Improvement
5 4 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (33.33%) JUnit
5 4 (33.33%) Python
5 4 (33.33%) HP
6 3 (25.00%) Behat
6 3 (25.00%) Gherkin
6 3 (25.00%) Analytical Thinking
7 2 (16.67%) QA
7 2 (16.67%) Scenario Testing
7 2 (16.67%) SDLC
7 2 (16.67%) Functional Testing
7 2 (16.67%) Facilities Management
8 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
8 1 (8.33%) Wealth Management

Test Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 10 (83.33%) Selenium
2 7 (58.33%) JIRA
3 5 (41.67%) JMeter
4 4 (33.33%) JUnit
4 4 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
5 1 (8.33%) HP UFT
5 1 (8.33%) Jasmine
5 1 (8.33%) LoadRunner
5 1 (8.33%) Mocha
5 1 (8.33%) Protractor
5 1 (8.33%) WinRunner
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Automation Tester
1 3 (25.00%) Senior Test Engineer
1 3 (25.00%) Test Engineer
1 3 (25.00%) Test Manager
1 3 (25.00%) Tester
2 1 (8.33%) Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Automation Test Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Consultant
2 1 (8.33%) Head of Testing
2 1 (8.33%) Junior
2 1 (8.33%) Junior Automation Tester
2 1 (8.33%) Junior Tester
2 1 (8.33%) Technical Tester
2 1 (8.33%) Test Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Test Automation Consultant
2 1 (8.33%) Test Automation Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) Behat
1 3 (25.00%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (8.33%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (83.33%) Test Automation
2 8 (66.67%) BDD
3 7 (58.33%) TDD
4 4 (33.33%) Manual Testing
4 4 (33.33%) Process Improvement
5 3 (25.00%) Analytical Thinking
6 2 (16.67%) Facilities Management
6 2 (16.67%) Functional Testing
6 2 (16.67%) Scenario Testing
6 2 (16.67%) SDLC
7 1 (8.33%) Defect Management
7 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
7 1 (8.33%) Issue Tracking
7 1 (8.33%) Project Management
7 1 (8.33%) Risk Assessment
7 1 (8.33%) Scrum
7 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
7 1 (8.33%) Test Planning
7 1 (8.33%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) C#
1 5 (41.67%) Java
1 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) ISEB
1 5 (41.67%) ISTQB
2 1 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft