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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Management
Rank 52 49 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 6 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.42% 1.69% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.62% 1.91% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 0
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £41,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-0.60% -3.48%
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
370 366 445
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 87.68% 88.41% 88.82%
Number of salaries quoted 289 313 389
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 11 (91.67%) ISEB
1 11 (91.67%) Software Testing
1 11 (91.67%) QA
1 11 (91.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 8 (66.67%) Functional Testing
3 7 (58.33%) HP Quality Center
3 7 (58.33%) ISTQB
3 7 (58.33%) SQL
3 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (58.33%) HP
3 7 (58.33%) Relational Database
3 7 (58.33%) Software Delivery
3 7 (58.33%) Defect Tracking
4 5 (41.67%) Test Scripting
5 4 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (33.33%) Black-Box Testing
5 4 (33.33%) Usability Testing
5 4 (33.33%) MS Office
5 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 1 (8.33%) Regression Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Finance
6 1 (8.33%) Load Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Use Case
6 1 (8.33%) Budget Control
6 1 (8.33%) System Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
6 1 (8.33%) Coaching

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 4 (33.33%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Analyst
1 7 (58.33%) QA Analyst
1 7 (58.33%) QA Test Analyst
1 7 (58.33%) Senior Analyst
1 7 (58.33%) Senior QA Analyst
1 7 (58.33%) Senior QA Test Analyst
1 7 (58.33%) Senior Test Analyst
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Analyst
1 7 (58.33%) Test Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Software Tester
2 4 (33.33%) Tester
3 1 (8.33%) Junior
3 1 (8.33%) Junior Penetration Tester
3 1 (8.33%) Junior Software Tester
3 1 (8.33%) Junior Tester
3 1 (8.33%) Test Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Software Testing
2 8 (66.67%) Functional Testing
3 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (58.33%) Defect Tracking
3 7 (58.33%) Software Delivery
4 5 (41.67%) Test Scripting
5 4 (33.33%) Black-Box Testing
5 4 (33.33%) Usability Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Budget Control
6 1 (8.33%) Coaching
6 1 (8.33%) Load Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
6 1 (8.33%) Regression Testing
6 1 (8.33%) System Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (91.67%) ISEB
1 11 (91.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 7 (58.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (91.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (58.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) HP
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft