The table below looks at the statistics for Test Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Knutsford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Management over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Management
Rank 28 21 29
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +8
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 5 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 2.99% 4.65% 3.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.40% 5.50% 3.73%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 6
Average salary £47,000 £50,000 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.00% +3.09%
UK excluding London average salary £42,275 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-0.52% -5.55%
Test Management
Cheshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Knutsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
147 109 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 88.02% 84.50% 86.56%
Number of salaries quoted 132 101 159
Average salary £40,000 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £31,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £63,500 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Test Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Management across the Knutsford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Management Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

Test Management
Salary Trend in Knutsford

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

Test Management Salary Trend in Knutsford

Test Management
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Knutsford 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 7 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (71.43%) System Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Statistics
2 5 (71.43%) Programme Management
2 5 (71.43%) Test Strategy
3 4 (57.14%) Finance
4 2 (28.57%) Teradata
4 2 (28.57%) Banking
4 2 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (28.57%) Corporate Banking
4 2 (28.57%) C
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle
4 2 (28.57%) DB2
4 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 2 (28.57%) UNIX
4 2 (28.57%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) Linux
4 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
4 2 (28.57%) Mainframe

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Knutsford 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.

Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) DB2
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Banking
2 2 (28.57%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Test Manager
2 2 (28.57%) UAT Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Statistics
2 2 (28.57%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) UNIX
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (71.43%) System Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Test Strategy
2 5 (71.43%) Programme Management
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle
1 2 (28.57%) Teradata