Period
to 21 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Management
South West > Somerset
6 months to
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 105 83 104
Rank change year-on-year -22 +21 -14
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 1 32 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 0.089% 2.50% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.098% 2.68% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1 27 6
Somerset median annual salary £39,000 £32,500 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +12.07% -27.50%
10th Percentile £36,500 £31,000 £24,375
90th Percentile £41,500 £35,000 £41,875
South West median annual salary £46,250 £36,500 £38,250
% change year-on-year +26.71% -4.58% -27.14%

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 Somerset with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Somerset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,025 1,195 1,095
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 90.95% 93.36% 87.67%
Number of salaries quoted 872 920 965
Somerset median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £27,197 £26,700 £26,450
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £56,250
South West median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +2.56%

Test Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Management in Somerset

Test Management
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for Test Management in Somerset

For the 6 months to 21 April 2018, IT jobs citing Test Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Somerset region with a requirement for Test Management.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Load Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) SpecFlow
1 1 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

Test Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) SpecFlow
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Load Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft