The table below looks at the statistics for Test Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Management over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Management
Rank 96 127 121
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -6
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 2 4 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.17% 0.24% 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.27% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 4
Median salary £46,705 £46,250 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.98% -1.59%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
Test Management
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1003 1488 1681
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 85.65% 88.26% 86.78%
Number of salaries quoted 869 1264 1366
Median salary £39,000 £40,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.70% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Test Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region citing Test Management as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Management Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Test Management
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Test Management Salary Trend in Cheshire

Test Management
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Management within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Wilmslow -8 1 £46,705 +3.78%
Crewe - 1 - -
Test Management
North West

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Test Management.

1 5 (100.00%) QA
1 5 (100.00%) Defect Management
2 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) ISEB
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) Validation
3 3 (60.00%) C#
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) VB.NET
3 3 (60.00%) Visual Studio
3 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (60.00%) ISTQB
3 3 (60.00%) Performance Testing
3 3 (60.00%) MSTest
3 3 (60.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
3 3 (60.00%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Web Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
5 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
5 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (20.00%) Project Management
5 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
5 1 (20.00%) SDLC

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MSTest
1 3 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (60.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Tester
2 3 (60.00%) Automation Tester
2 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Developer in Test
2 3 (60.00%) Senior Automation Tester
2 3 (60.00%) Senior Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Senior Test Automation Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Senior Tester
2 3 (60.00%) Test Automation Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Test Leader
4 1 (20.00%) Lead Test Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Lead Tester
4 1 (20.00%) QA Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) QA Leader
4 1 (20.00%) QA Test Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) QA Tester
4 1 (20.00%) Software Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Software QA Tester
4 1 (20.00%) Software Test Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Defect Management
2 3 (60.00%) Performance Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (60.00%) Validation
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) SDLC
4 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C#
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
1 3 (60.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) ISEB
2 3 (60.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft