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 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Management
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
Rank 59 80 56
Rank change year-on-year +21 -24  
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 1 1 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 0.18% 0.13% 2.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.15% 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 19
Median salary - £50,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +31.57%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -9.09%  

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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Northamptonshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 491 667 661
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 87.84% 88.81% 88.13%
Number of salaries quoted 417 494 585
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Test Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 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 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
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 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Corby - 1 - -
Test Management
East Midlands

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 (60.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (60.00%) Project Management
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
1 3 (60.00%) Information Security
1 3 (60.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (60.00%) ITSM
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
1 3 (60.00%) Problem Management
1 3 (60.00%) Capacity Management
1 3 (60.00%) Transition Management
1 3 (60.00%) SDLC
1 3 (60.00%) Planning and Forecasting
2 2 (40.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Kanban
3 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (20.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (20.00%) BDD
3 1 (20.00%) SoapUI
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) JIRA
3 1 (20.00%) QA
3 1 (20.00%) Selenium
3 1 (20.00%) JMeter
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Retail
3 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing

Test Management
Top Related 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) G Suite
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
1 1 (20.00%) Slack
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
1 1 (20.00%) JMeter
1 1 (20.00%) LoadRunner
1 1 (20.00%) Selenium
1 1 (20.00%) SoapUI
1 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Service Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Service Transition Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Transition Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) QA Manager
3 1 (20.00%) QA Test Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Quality Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Test Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Capacity Management
1 3 (60.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (60.00%) Information Security
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
1 3 (60.00%) ITSM
1 3 (60.00%) Planning and Forecasting
1 3 (60.00%) Problem Management
1 3 (60.00%) Project Management
1 3 (60.00%) SDLC
1 3 (60.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (60.00%) Transition Management
2 2 (40.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (20.00%) BDD
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Kanban
3 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Google
1 1 (20.00%) HP