Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Management
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 92 109 118
Rank change year-on-year +17 +9 -12
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 3 5 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 0.28% 0.35% 0.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.38% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 2 17 10
Northamptonshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -23.81% +50.00%
10th Percentile £33,250 £37,500 £41,375
90th Percentile £51,750 £45,000 £53,750
East Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +28.57%

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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Northamptonshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 959 1324 1710
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 88.63% 91.44% 90.33%
Number of salaries quoted 737 880 1514
Northamptonshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,674
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.02% +4.19%
10th Percentile £22,400 £24,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £57,125
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -3.61% +3.75% -

Test Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Management in Northamptonshire

Test Management
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Salary trend for Test Management in Northamptonshire

Test Management
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Management in Northamptonshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Management in Northamptonshire

Test Management
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Management within the Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton +27 2 £42,500 -12.82%
Kettering +7 1 - -
Test Management
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Test Management.

1 3 (100.00%) QA
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Manual Testing
2 2 (66.67%) JIRA
2 2 (66.67%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) JUnit
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) ERP
3 1 (33.33%) ISEB
3 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 1 (33.33%) JMeter
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Selenium
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Time Management
3 1 (33.33%) TestNG
3 1 (33.33%) Confluence
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Change Control
3 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Exploratory Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Smoke Testing

Test Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 (33.33%) Confluence
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) JMeter
2 1 (33.33%) JUnit
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium
2 1 (33.33%) TestNG
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Test Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) QA Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) QA Test Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Test Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Manual Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Change Control
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) ERP
3 1 (33.33%) Exploratory Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Smoke Testing
3 1 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) QA