The first table below looks at the demand for Test Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Management over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Management
Rank 112 107 88
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -19
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 13 12 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.73% 0.70% 2.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.89% 0.92% 2.92%
Number of salaries quoted 9 9 45
Average salary £47,000 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.50% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,150 £25,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,500 £72,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+0.59% -6.11%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1453 1309 1778
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 81.04% 76.33% 77.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1141 1059 1581
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Test Management
North West

Test Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Management across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Management across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Test Management Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Test Management
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Management within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford +6 5 £47,000 -3.09%
Warrington -20 3 £33,150 -21.07% 1
Test Management
North West

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Test Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Test Management.

1 12 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 10 (41.67%) Test Strategy
3 9 (37.50%) Programme Management
4 7 (29.17%) SQL
4 7 (29.17%) Windows
4 7 (29.17%) System Testing
5 6 (25.00%) Banking
5 6 (25.00%) Retail
6 5 (20.83%) Statistics
6 5 (20.83%) Test Automation
6 5 (20.83%) Oracle
6 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
6 5 (20.83%) Risk Management
6 5 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (20.83%) Finance
7 4 (16.67%) .NET
7 4 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
7 4 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (16.67%) Retail Banking
7 4 (16.67%) Teradata
7 4 (16.67%) Test Scripting
8 3 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (12.50%) NUnit
8 3 (12.50%) Software Testing
8 3 (12.50%) Change Control
8 3 (12.50%) Apple iOS
8 3 (12.50%) Android
8 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (12.50%) C
8 3 (12.50%) XML

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Test Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Test Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 2 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) LAN
1 1 (4.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (8.33%) DB2
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (4.17%) NoSQL
5 1 (4.17%) MySQL
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) NUnit
2 2 (8.33%) JIRA
3 1 (4.17%) TestComplete
3 1 (4.17%) SilkPerformer
3 1 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.17%) LoadRunner
General
1 6 (25.00%) Banking
1 6 (25.00%) Retail
2 5 (20.83%) Finance
3 4 (16.67%) Retail Banking
4 2 (8.33%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
5 1 (4.17%) Games
5 1 (4.17%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 13 (54.17%) Test Manager
2 7 (29.17%) Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Test Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Tester
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Manager
5 2 (8.33%) UAT Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Test Manager
6 1 (4.17%) IT Development Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Automation Tester
6 1 (4.17%) Project Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Development Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Manual Tester
6 1 (4.17%) Software Tester
6 1 (4.17%) Test Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Test Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) IT Project Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) .NET
2 3 (12.50%) XML
3 2 (8.33%) HTML
4 1 (4.17%) WPF
4 1 (4.17%) jQuery
4 1 (4.17%) RESTful
4 1 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Statistics
2 2 (8.33%) Mainframe
2 2 (8.33%) Blackberry
2 2 (8.33%) Mobile App
2 2 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (8.33%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 7 (29.17%) Windows
2 3 (12.50%) Apple iOS
2 3 (12.50%) Android
2 3 (12.50%) UNIX
2 3 (12.50%) Linux
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.17%) Solaris
3 1 (4.17%) Windows XP
3 1 (4.17%) Mac OS X
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 10 (41.67%) Test Strategy
3 9 (37.50%) Programme Management
4 7 (29.17%) System Testing
5 5 (20.83%) Test Automation
5 5 (20.83%) Risk Management
5 5 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (16.67%) Test Scripting
7 3 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (12.50%) Software Testing
7 3 (12.50%) Change Control
7 3 (12.50%) ITIL
7 3 (12.50%) E-Commerce
7 3 (12.50%) Project Management
7 3 (12.50%) Scrum
8 2 (8.33%) Configuration Management
8 2 (8.33%) Change Management
8 2 (8.33%) V-Model
8 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (8.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (29.17%) SQL
2 3 (12.50%) C
3 2 (8.33%) Java
4 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.17%) C#
4 1 (4.17%) VB.NET
4 1 (4.17%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) ISTQB
1 2 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (4.17%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) SLA
2 2 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.17%) VMware ESX
2 1 (4.17%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 4 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) Oracle
2 4 (16.67%) Teradata
3 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 2 (8.33%) VMware
4 2 (8.33%) Cognizant
4 2 (8.33%) Business Objects
5 1 (4.17%) Fujitsu
5 1 (4.17%) SAP
5 1 (4.17%) NetApp
5 1 (4.17%) JD Edwards
Warrington, Cheshire
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