The table below looks at the statistics for Test Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Management over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Management
Rank 47 - 56
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 3 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.75% - 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.94% - 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Average salary £36,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Test Management
Merseyside

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
320 450 378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 79.80% 83.96% 86.70%
Number of salaries quoted 235 384 341
Average salary £43,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Test Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

Test Management Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Test Management
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Test Management Salary Trend in Liverpool

Test Management
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Management across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

Test Management Salary Histogram in Liverpool

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 10 (90.91%) SQL
2 8 (72.73%) ISEB
2 8 (72.73%) ISTQB
3 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (63.64%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (36.36%) Test Scripting
5 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (27.27%) Data Integration
5 3 (27.27%) Test Automation
5 3 (27.27%) Finance
5 3 (27.27%) Validation
5 3 (27.27%) Replication
5 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
5 3 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (27.27%) ETL
5 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
5 3 (27.27%) Test Strategy
5 3 (27.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (27.27%) Test Planning
6 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
6 2 (18.18%) MSTest
6 2 (18.18%) Software Delivery
6 2 (18.18%) HP
7 1 (9.09%) Retail
7 1 (9.09%) Use Case
7 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (9.09%) Load Testing
7 1 (9.09%) Budget Control

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
1 3 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MSTest
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Analyst
1 10 (90.91%) Test Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Senior Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Senior Test Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Agile Test Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Technical Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Data Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Replication
1 3 (27.27%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) Test Scripting
3 3 (27.27%) ETL
3 3 (27.27%) Test Strategy
3 3 (27.27%) Test Planning
3 3 (27.27%) Test Automation
3 3 (27.27%) Validation
4 2 (18.18%) Software Delivery
5 1 (9.09%) Budget Control
5 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
5 1 (9.09%) Coaching
5 1 (9.09%) Regression Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Manual Testing
5 1 (9.09%) System Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Use Case
5 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) ISEB
1 8 (72.73%) ISTQB
2 3 (27.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Systems Management
1 7 (63.64%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) HP