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 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Management
UK / Wales
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 94 81
Rank change year-on-year +9 -13  
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 7 2 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.70% 0.15% 1.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.77% 0.18% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 21
Median salary £42,500 £39,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.28% +12.14%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.55%  

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 Wales with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 911 1102 1203
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 91.28% 84.12% 85.87%
Number of salaries quoted 786 939 974
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Test Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wales citing Test Management as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +22 5 £42,500 +8.28% 1
West Wales - 2 £50,198 -
Test Management
UK

For the 6 months to 27 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 Wales region with a requirement for Test Management.

1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) Spring
2 6 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (50.00%) Java EE
2 6 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 6 (50.00%) Mockito
2 6 (50.00%) Java
2 6 (50.00%) JUnit
2 6 (50.00%) Advertising
2 6 (50.00%) Hibernate
3 4 (33.33%) MySQL
3 4 (33.33%) Oracle
3 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 4 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 4 (33.33%) Project Management
3 4 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 4 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (33.33%) SDLC
3 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 4 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 4 (33.33%) Product Management
3 4 (33.33%) JIRA
3 4 (33.33%) QA
3 4 (33.33%) Selenium
3 4 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (33.33%) Subversion
4 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) MySQL
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) JUnit
1 6 (50.00%) Mockito
2 4 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 4 (33.33%) JIRA
2 4 (33.33%) Selenium
2 4 (33.33%) Subversion
General
1 6 (50.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Developer
1 6 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Senior Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Senior Java Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Lead Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Lead Java Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Test Engineer
4 3 (25.00%) Quality Engineer
5 2 (16.67%) Head of Test
6 1 (8.33%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 6 (50.00%) Java EE
1 6 (50.00%) Spring
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 4 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (33.33%) Product Management
3 4 (33.33%) Project Management
3 4 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 4 (33.33%) SDLC
3 4 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 4 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle
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