The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Management
Berkshire > Reading
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 129 125
Rank change year-on-year +46 -4  
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 24 3 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.86% 0.17% 1.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.22% 0.19% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 18 1 24
Reading median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% -  
10th Percentile £35,000 £50,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £50,000 £64,500
Berkshire median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -11.11% -14.28%  

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 Reading with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1080 1610 1950
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 83.53% 89.99% 85.04%
Number of salaries quoted 3247 5626 6586
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.76%  
10th Percentile £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £77,500 £71,250
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - -9.09%  

Test Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Management in Reading

Test Management
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Test Management in Reading

Test Management
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Management in Reading over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Management in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 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 Reading region with a requirement for Test Management.

1 23 (92.00%) Test Strategy
2 22 (88.00%) Test Scripting
2 22 (88.00%) Test Automation
3 20 (80.00%) ISTQB
4 19 (76.00%) Java
5 17 (68.00%) Analytical Skills
6 16 (64.00%) LoadRunner
7 15 (60.00%) Defect Management
8 14 (56.00%) Functional Testing
9 13 (52.00%) Scenario Testing
9 13 (52.00%) Software Testing
9 13 (52.00%) HP UFT
9 13 (52.00%) SQL
9 13 (52.00%) HP
10 12 (48.00%) Microsoft Office
10 12 (48.00%) C
10 12 (48.00%) Microsoft Excel
10 12 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (48.00%) Software Engineering
10 12 (48.00%) DV Cleared
10 12 (48.00%) Security Cleared
10 12 (48.00%) Non-Functional Testing
10 12 (48.00%) Relational Database
10 12 (48.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 11 (44.00%) HP Quality Center
12 10 (40.00%) PL/SQL
12 10 (40.00%) PRINCE2
12 10 (40.00%) VB
13 9 (36.00%) WebDriver
13 9 (36.00%) Degree

Test Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 (4.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 12 (48.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 12 (48.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) SAP ERP
1 1 (4.00%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (48.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.00%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 16 (64.00%) LoadRunner
2 13 (52.00%) HP UFT
3 9 (36.00%) JIRA
3 9 (36.00%) WebDriver
4 8 (32.00%) JMeter
5 4 (16.00%) Selenium
6 3 (12.00%) Bugzilla
6 3 (12.00%) Cucumber
6 3 (12.00%) Eclipse
6 3 (12.00%) Gatling
6 3 (12.00%) Git (software)
6 3 (12.00%) IntelliJ
6 3 (12.00%) Jenkins
6 3 (12.00%) Maven
6 3 (12.00%) NetBeans
6 3 (12.00%) Protractor
6 3 (12.00%) Subversion
6 3 (12.00%) TestLink
7 2 (8.00%) SoapUI
8 1 (4.00%) eggPlant
General
1 5 (20.00%) Digital Economy
2 4 (16.00%) Retail
3 1 (4.00%) Banking
3 1 (4.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 17 (68.00%) Tester
2 12 (48.00%) Senior Tester
3 5 (20.00%) Software Tester
4 3 (12.00%) Test Automation Specialist
4 3 (12.00%) Test Manager
4 3 (12.00%) Test Specialist
5 1 (4.00%) Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Android Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Android Test Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) SAP Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) SAP Test Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Test Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Test Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Test Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) Test Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Unix Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Unix Linux Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) SOAP
1 4 (16.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (68.00%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (36.00%) Computer Science
3 5 (20.00%) Client/Server
4 3 (12.00%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (12.00%) Mobile App
4 3 (12.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 6 (24.00%) Linux
2 2 (8.00%) Windows
3 1 (4.00%) Android
3 1 (4.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (4.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (92.00%) Test Strategy
2 22 (88.00%) Test Automation
2 22 (88.00%) Test Scripting
3 15 (60.00%) Defect Management
4 14 (56.00%) Functional Testing
5 13 (52.00%) Scenario Testing
5 13 (52.00%) Software Testing
6 12 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (48.00%) Non-Functional Testing
6 12 (48.00%) Software Engineering
7 10 (40.00%) PRINCE2
8 8 (32.00%) Open Source
9 6 (24.00%) Regression Testing
10 5 (20.00%) Issue Tracking
10 5 (20.00%) Performance Testing
10 5 (20.00%) Risk Management
10 5 (20.00%) User Stories
11 4 (16.00%) BDD
11 4 (16.00%) Mentoring
11 4 (16.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 19 (76.00%) Java
2 13 (52.00%) SQL
3 12 (48.00%) C
4 10 (40.00%) PL/SQL
4 10 (40.00%) VB
5 5 (20.00%) Shell Script
6 4 (16.00%) Perl
7 1 (4.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 20 (80.00%) ISTQB
2 12 (48.00%) DV Cleared
2 12 (48.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 12 (48.00%) Security Cleared
3 9 (36.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (36.00%) Degree
4 4 (16.00%) Network+ Certification
5 2 (8.00%) CCNA
5 2 (8.00%) CCNP
5 2 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (8.00%) MCP
5 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (4.00%) ISEB
6 1 (4.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (44.00%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (12.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 13 (52.00%) HP
2 2 (8.00%) Cisco
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.00%) SAP
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