Period
to 28 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Taunton 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 28 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Management
Somerset > Taunton
6 months to
28 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 39 -
Rank change year-on-year -3 - -
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 1 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Taunton 0.49% 3.06% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.52% 3.39% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 0
Taunton median annual salary £32,500 £43,750 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.71% - -
Somerset median annual salary £32,500 £33,250 £53,000
% change year-on-year -2.26% -37.26% +24.71%

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 Taunton with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Taunton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 194 177 72
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Taunton 95.57% 90.31% 83.72%
Number of salaries quoted 139 151 46
Taunton median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +8.70% -1.43%
10th Percentile £24,850 £25,750 £21,875
90th Percentile £51,250 £50,000 £56,250
Somerset median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +2.86%

Test Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Taunton

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Management in Taunton

Test Management
Salary Trend in Taunton

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

Salary trend for Test Management in Taunton

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 Taunton region with a requirement for Test Management.

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%) Load Testing
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
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
1 1 (100.00%) Line Management
1 1 (100.00%) Customer Requirements

Test Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Taunton 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%) SpecFlow
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Systems 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%) Customer Requirements
1 1 (100.00%) Line Management
1 1 (100.00%) Load Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft