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 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Management
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 87 100
Rank change year-on-year +2 +13  
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 10 5 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 1.10% 0.59% 0.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.18% 0.65% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 10
Median salary £37,500 £38,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.31% -20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £38,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,700 £38,000 £52,500
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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Milton Keynes
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 849 773 1345
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 93.71% 90.52% 87.68%
Number of salaries quoted 634 634 1064
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% +3.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Test Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 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 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 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Management in Milton Keynes

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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Test Management.

1 14 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (75.00%) Test Automation
3 11 (68.75%) JIRA
4 10 (62.50%) Selenium
5 9 (56.25%) TDD
5 9 (56.25%) BDD
6 7 (43.75%) ISTQB
7 6 (37.50%) HP Quality Center
7 6 (37.50%) HP
7 6 (37.50%) ISEB
7 6 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (31.25%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (31.25%) Java
8 5 (31.25%) JMeter
8 5 (31.25%) Manual Testing
9 4 (25.00%) Kanban
9 4 (25.00%) Google
9 4 (25.00%) Scrum
9 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
9 4 (25.00%) JUnit
9 4 (25.00%) Python
9 4 (25.00%) E-Commerce
9 4 (25.00%) C#
9 4 (25.00%) Process Improvement
9 4 (25.00%) Behat
9 4 (25.00%) Gherkin
10 3 (18.75%) ClickTale
10 3 (18.75%) Software Delivery
10 3 (18.75%) Analytics
10 3 (18.75%) User Stories

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:

Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Google Analytics
2 1 (6.25%) G Suite
2 1 (6.25%) Office 365
2 1 (6.25%) Slack
Development Applications
1 11 (68.75%) JIRA
2 10 (62.50%) Selenium
3 5 (31.25%) JMeter
3 5 (31.25%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (25.00%) JUnit
5 1 (6.25%) Cucumber
5 1 (6.25%) LoadRunner
5 1 (6.25%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (18.75%) Marketing
2 2 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Tester
2 4 (25.00%) Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Automation Tester
2 4 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Test Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Agile Business Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Agile Product Owner
3 3 (18.75%) Business Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Product Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Product Business Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Product Owner
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Business Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Product Owner
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Test Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Junior
4 2 (12.50%) Junior Automation Tester
4 2 (12.50%) Junior Tester
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Tester
4 2 (12.50%) Test Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Test Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) Behat
1 4 (25.00%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
2 1 (6.25%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (75.00%) Test Automation
3 9 (56.25%) BDD
3 9 (56.25%) TDD
4 5 (31.25%) Manual Testing
5 4 (25.00%) E-Commerce
5 4 (25.00%) Kanban
5 4 (25.00%) Process Improvement
5 4 (25.00%) Scrum
6 3 (18.75%) Analytics
6 3 (18.75%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (18.75%) Software Delivery
6 3 (18.75%) Software Testing
6 3 (18.75%) User Stories
7 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (6.25%) Integration Testing
7 1 (6.25%) Performance Testing
7 1 (6.25%) Risk Assessment
7 1 (6.25%) Use Case
7 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) Java
2 4 (25.00%) C#
2 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) ISTQB
2 6 (37.50%) ISEB
3 1 (6.25%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (6.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (37.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) HP
2 4 (25.00%) Google
3 3 (18.75%) ClickTale
4 1 (6.25%) Atlassian
4 1 (6.25%) BMC
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.25%) Remedy
4 1 (6.25%) Seapine