The table below looks at the statistics for Test Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Management over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Management
Rank 177 142 165
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +23
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 19 48 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.52% 1.25% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% 1.40% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 15 44 24
Median salary £32,500 £43,215 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-24.79% -12.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £36,780
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £80,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
Test Management
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3271 3424 3539
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 89.81% 89.45% 86.30%
Number of salaries quoted 2746 2866 2834
Median salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Test Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region citing Test Management as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Management Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Test Management
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Test Management Salary Trend in Manchester

Test Management
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Management across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

Test Management Salary Histogram in Manchester

Test Management
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Management within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport +4 6 £32,500 -
Test Management
North West

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, IT jobs citing Test Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Test Management.

1 23 (65.71%) QA
2 20 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (54.29%) ISEB
3 19 (54.29%) Test Scripting
4 14 (40.00%) ISTQB
5 12 (34.29%) JIRA
6 11 (31.43%) HP Quality Center
7 10 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
7 10 (28.57%) MS Excel
7 10 (28.57%) Microsoft
8 9 (25.71%) Windows
8 9 (25.71%) Product Management
8 9 (25.71%) Microsoft Azure
8 9 (25.71%) SDLC
8 9 (25.71%) Windows Server
9 8 (22.86%) Operational Acceptance Testing
9 8 (22.86%) Regression Testing
9 8 (22.86%) Scrum
10 7 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (20.00%) Software Testing
11 6 (17.14%) Defect Management
11 6 (17.14%) Test Automation
11 6 (17.14%) Test Strategy
11 6 (17.14%) Functional Testing
11 6 (17.14%) Non-Functional Testing
12 5 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (14.29%) Manual Testing
12 5 (14.29%) Cross-Browser Testing
12 5 (14.29%) Software Engineering
12 5 (14.29%) CMS

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (14.29%) CMS
Applications
1 10 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.86%) MS Office
2 1 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.86%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 9 (25.71%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.57%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (34.29%) JIRA
2 3 (8.57%) Appium
2 3 (8.57%) JMeter
2 3 (8.57%) Selenium
3 1 (2.86%) HP UFT
3 1 (2.86%) WinRunner
General
1 3 (8.57%) Games
1 3 (8.57%) Retail
1 3 (8.57%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.71%) Banking
3 1 (2.86%) Finance
3 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (40.00%) Tester
2 11 (31.43%) Test Manager
3 10 (28.57%) QA Engineer
4 9 (25.71%) QA Tester
5 5 (14.29%) Software Tester
6 4 (11.43%) Analyst
6 4 (11.43%) Test Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Delivery Manager
7 2 (5.71%) Project Leader
7 2 (5.71%) QA Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) QA Leader
7 2 (5.71%) QA Test Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Supply Chain Manager
8 1 (2.86%) Agile Test Analyst
8 1 (2.86%) Head of Strategy
8 1 (2.86%) Head of Test
8 1 (2.86%) Head of Testing
8 1 (2.86%) IT Analyst
8 1 (2.86%) QA Test Engineer
8 1 (2.86%) Test Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.57%) CSS
1 3 (8.57%) HTML
1 3 (8.57%) HTML5
1 3 (8.57%) JSON
1 3 (8.57%) RESTful
1 3 (8.57%) SOAP
1 3 (8.57%) Web Services
1 3 (8.57%) XML
2 1 (2.86%) .NET
2 1 (2.86%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.86%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.57%) Computer Science
1 3 (8.57%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.71%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.86%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.71%) Windows
1 9 (25.71%) Windows Server
2 3 (8.57%) Android
2 3 (8.57%) Apple iOS
2 3 (8.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (54.29%) Test Scripting
3 10 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
4 9 (25.71%) Product Management
4 9 (25.71%) SDLC
5 8 (22.86%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 8 (22.86%) Regression Testing
5 8 (22.86%) Scrum
6 7 (20.00%) Software Testing
6 7 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (17.14%) Defect Management
7 6 (17.14%) Functional Testing
7 6 (17.14%) Non-Functional Testing
7 6 (17.14%) Test Automation
7 6 (17.14%) Test Strategy
8 5 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (14.29%) Cross-Browser Testing
8 5 (14.29%) Manual Testing
8 5 (14.29%) Software Engineering
9 4 (11.43%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.57%) Java
1 3 (8.57%) JavaScript
1 3 (8.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (54.29%) ISEB
2 14 (40.00%) ISTQB
3 3 (8.57%) Degree
4 2 (5.71%) DV Cleared
4 2 (5.71%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (65.71%) QA
Systems Management
1 11 (31.43%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.43%) HP
3 3 (8.57%) Oracle
4 1 (2.86%) Cognizant
4 1 (2.86%) Progress
4 1 (2.86%) SAP
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