Period
to 21 July 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 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Management
South West > Somerset
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 94 100 106
Rank change year-on-year +6 +6 -12
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 2 23 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 0.21% 1.70% 1.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 1.82% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1 22 9
Somerset median annual salary £47,000 £32,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +44.62% -4.41% -35.85%
10th Percentile £40,500 £31,000 £29,400
90th Percentile £53,500 £35,000 £57,750
South West median annual salary £50,000 £36,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +36.99% -18.89% -

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 883 1,261 1,180
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 90.75% 93.06% 90.21%
Number of salaries quoted 750 957 1,048
Somerset median annual salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.25% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £57,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -

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

Test Management
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Management within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 21 July 2018. 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
Bath +22 1 - - 1
Test Management
South West

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 2 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) SpecFlow
2 1 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Test Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Sonata
2 1 (50.00%) Service Design
2 1 (50.00%) Scenario Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) Wealth Management
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Load Testing

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Sonata
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (50.00%) HP UFT
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) SpecFlow
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Automation Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Load Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (50.00%) Scenario Testing
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Security Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Service Design
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Test Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) V-Model
2 1 (50.00%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cognizant
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft