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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Management
North West / Cheshire
Rank 88 99 109
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +10
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 3 5 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.30% 0.38% 1.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 0.45% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 17
Median salary - £41,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -9.78%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.75% -3.52%

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
878 1102 1641
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 87.62% 84.77% 89.67%
Number of salaries quoted 690 961 1321
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £60,000 £54,000
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 22 February 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
Sandbach - 3 - - 1
Test Management
North West

Test Management
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Test Management.

1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) JIRA
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) SDLC
3 4 (57.14%) Degree
3 4 (57.14%) Information Management
3 4 (57.14%) Software Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Test Scripting
5 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (28.57%) iPad
5 2 (28.57%) Automation Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
5 2 (28.57%) JIRA Agile
5 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
5 2 (28.57%) ISEB
6 1 (14.29%) Project Management
6 1 (14.29%) QA
6 1 (14.29%) Defect Management
6 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy

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:

Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) JIRA
2 2 (28.57%) JIRA Agile
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Software Test Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Test Engineer
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%) Team Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Test Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Test Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) SDLC
3 4 (57.14%) Information Management
3 4 (57.14%) Software Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Test Scripting
5 2 (28.57%) Automation Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
5 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (14.29%) Defect Management
6 1 (14.29%) Project Management
6 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) ISEB
2 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Chester, Cheshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + attractive benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Sandbach, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday