Period
to 19 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 19 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Management
UK > Wales
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 121 131 144
Rank change year-on-year +10 +13 -24
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 14 14 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.73% 0.66% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.80% 0.72% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 14 14 7
Wales median annual salary £37,650 £50,198 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +43.42% -
10th Percentile £30,466 £41,250 £33,500
90th Percentile £46,225 £58,750 £47,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

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 Wales with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,754 1,933 2,306
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 91.88% 90.75% 85.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1,428 1,633 1,940
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +1.35%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,000 £22,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £53,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,056 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.92% +3.28% -

Test Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Management in Wales

Test Management
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for Test Management in Wales

Test Management
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Management in Wales over the 6 months to 19 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Test Management in Wales

Test Management
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Management within the Wales region over the 6 months to 19 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
West Wales +24 9 £31,100 -38.05%
South Wales +6 5 £41,500 -20.95% 4
Test Management
UK

For the 6 months to 19 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 Wales region with a requirement for Test Management.

1 13 (92.86%) Test Automation
2 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (64.29%) E-Commerce
3 9 (64.29%) Software Engineering
4 3 (21.43%) Software Testing
4 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
5 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
5 2 (14.29%) Mathematics
5 2 (14.29%) Physics
5 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
5 2 (14.29%) Selenium
5 2 (14.29%) REST
5 2 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) Defect Management
5 2 (14.29%) Windows 10
5 2 (14.29%) Rational Team Concert
5 2 (14.29%) Rational Quality Manager
5 2 (14.29%) HTTP
5 2 (14.29%) Windows
5 2 (14.29%) C#
5 2 (14.29%) Java
5 2 (14.29%) .NET
5 2 (14.29%) IBM
5 2 (14.29%) JMeter
5 2 (14.29%) Finance
5 2 (14.29%) Scrum
5 2 (14.29%) ISTQB
5 2 (14.29%) Degree
5 2 (14.29%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (7.14%) SoapUI

Test Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) HTTP
2 1 (7.14%) DNS
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) JMeter
1 2 (14.29%) Rational DOORS
1 2 (14.29%) Rational Quality Manager
1 2 (14.29%) Rational Team Concert
1 2 (14.29%) Selenium
2 1 (7.14%) Gatling
2 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.14%) Jasmine
2 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
2 1 (7.14%) JIRA
2 1 (7.14%) SoapUI
2 1 (7.14%) TestDirector
2 1 (7.14%) Zephyr
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Test Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Integration Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Software Integration Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Software Test Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Test and Integration Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Test Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Security Test Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Financial Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Integration Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Software Test Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Test and Integration Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Test Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Service Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) .NET
1 2 (14.29%) REST
2 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
2 1 (7.14%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
1 2 (14.29%) Windows 10
2 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) Test Automation
2 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (64.29%) E-Commerce
3 9 (64.29%) Software Engineering
4 3 (21.43%) Software Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Defect Management
5 2 (14.29%) Mathematics
5 2 (14.29%) Physics
5 2 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) Scrum
6 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (7.14%) Functional Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Performance Testing
6 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
6 1 (7.14%) Problem-Solving
6 1 (7.14%) SDLC
6 1 (7.14%) Software Delivery
6 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
6 1 (7.14%) Workload Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) C#
1 2 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.14%) Python
2 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
2 1 (7.14%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
2 2 (14.29%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) ISTQB
2 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) ISEB
3 1 (7.14%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) IBM
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft