Period
to 23 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire with a requirement for Test Planning skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Test Planning over the 6 months to 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Planning
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 123 114 -
Rank change year-on-year -9 - +139
Permanent jobs citing Test Planning 7 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.39% 0.52% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 0.58% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 0
Wiltshire median annual salary £60,000 £45,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% - -
South West median annual salary £52,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +31.25% - +23.08%

Test Planning 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 Wiltshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Wiltshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,648 1,389 1,517
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 91.56% 89.73% 85.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1,374 1,162 1,292
Wiltshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £26,400 £25,250 £24,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £57,950
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

Test Planning
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

Job postings citing Test Planning as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire.

Job vacancy trend for Test Planning in Wiltshire

Test Planning
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

Salary trend for Test Planning in Wiltshire

Test Planning
Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Planning in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Test Planning in Wiltshire

Test Planning
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Planning within the Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 23 October 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
Salisbury -12 6 £60,000 +33.33%
Swindon -6 1 £52,000 -9.57%
Test Planning
South West

For the 6 months to 23 October 2018, IT jobs citing Test Planning 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Test Planning.

1 7 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 7 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 7 (100.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 7 (100.00%) System Integration Testing
2 6 (85.71%) Waterfall
2 6 (85.71%) Process Improvement
2 6 (85.71%) Test Strategy
2 6 (85.71%) Functional Testing
2 6 (85.71%) Non-Functional Testing
2 6 (85.71%) Manual Testing
2 6 (85.71%) SC Cleared
2 6 (85.71%) DV Cleared
2 6 (85.71%) Security Cleared
2 6 (85.71%) V-Model
2 6 (85.71%) OpenUP
2 6 (85.71%) Incident Management
2 6 (85.71%) ISTQB
2 6 (85.71%) Release Management
2 6 (85.71%) RAD
2 6 (85.71%) DSDM
2 6 (85.71%) ISEB
2 6 (85.71%) Risk Management
2 6 (85.71%) Scrum
2 6 (85.71%) Unified Process
2 6 (85.71%) Quality Management
2 6 (85.71%) Change Management
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) Penetration Testing
3 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Certification

Test Planning
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (71.43%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) SAP IS-U
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SAP BW
General
1 1 (14.29%) Billing
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Lead Tester
1 4 (57.14%) Technical Leader
1 4 (57.14%) Technical Tester
1 4 (57.14%) Tester
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Test Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) J2EE
1 1 (14.29%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 7 (100.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 7 (100.00%) System Integration Testing
1 7 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (85.71%) Change Management
2 6 (85.71%) DSDM
2 6 (85.71%) Functional Testing
2 6 (85.71%) Manual Testing
2 6 (85.71%) Non-Functional Testing
2 6 (85.71%) OpenUP
2 6 (85.71%) Process Improvement
2 6 (85.71%) Quality Management
2 6 (85.71%) RAD
2 6 (85.71%) Release Management
2 6 (85.71%) Risk Management
2 6 (85.71%) Scrum
2 6 (85.71%) Test Strategy
2 6 (85.71%) Unified Process
2 6 (85.71%) V-Model
2 6 (85.71%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) DV Cleared
1 6 (85.71%) ISEB
1 6 (85.71%) ISTQB
1 6 (85.71%) SC Cleared
1 6 (85.71%) Security Cleared
2 5 (71.43%) CEH
2 5 (71.43%) MCSA
2 5 (71.43%) MCSE
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) SAP