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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Management
Rank 50 - 53
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% - 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.92% - 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Average salary £34,500 - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
327 464 339
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 81.75% 85.77% 88.51%
Number of salaries quoted 224 407 294
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 (100.00%) SQL
2 8 (80.00%) ISEB
2 8 (80.00%) ISTQB
3 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (70.00%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (30.00%) Data Integration
4 3 (30.00%) Test Automation
4 3 (30.00%) Test Strategy
4 3 (30.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (30.00%) Test Planning
4 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (30.00%) Test Scripting
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (30.00%) Validation
4 3 (30.00%) Replication
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (30.00%) ETL
4 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (20.00%) HP
5 2 (20.00%) Finance
5 2 (20.00%) Software Delivery
5 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
5 2 (20.00%) MSTest
6 1 (10.00%) Manual Testing
6 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Retail
6 1 (10.00%) MS Excel

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 (10.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MSTest
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Analyst
1 10 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Test Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Senior Test Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Test Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Data Integration
1 3 (30.00%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (30.00%) Test Strategy
2 3 (30.00%) Test Planning
2 3 (30.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (30.00%) Validation
2 3 (30.00%) ETL
3 2 (20.00%) Software Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) Manual Testing
4 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) ISEB
1 8 (80.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (30.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Systems Management
1 7 (70.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) HP