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 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Management
Rank 160 158 166
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +8
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 17 28 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.49% 0.83% 0.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.55% 0.94% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 14 23 23
Median salary £32,500 £47,500 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-31.57% +1.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,100 £40,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,850 £80,000 £58,000
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
3096 2987 3391
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 88.79% 88.69% 85.18%
Number of salaries quoted 2632 2478 2748
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £56,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 - 6 £32,500 - 1
Bury - 1 £30,500 -
Wigan - 1 £22,500 -
Test Management
North West

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 15 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (50.00%) QA
2 14 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 14 (50.00%) ISEB
3 13 (46.43%) JIRA
4 11 (39.29%) MS Excel
5 10 (35.71%) Windows
5 10 (35.71%) Microsoft
6 9 (32.14%) HP Quality Center
6 9 (32.14%) Non-Functional Testing
7 8 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
7 8 (28.57%) Defect Management
7 8 (28.57%) ISTQB
7 8 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 7 (25.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 7 (25.00%) Functional Testing
8 7 (25.00%) Test Automation
9 6 (21.43%) Product Management
9 6 (21.43%) Windows Server
9 6 (21.43%) Retail
10 5 (17.86%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (14.29%) System Integration Testing
11 4 (14.29%) Line Management
11 4 (14.29%) Mobile App
11 4 (14.29%) HP
11 4 (14.29%) HTML
11 4 (14.29%) JavaScript
11 4 (14.29%) CSS
11 4 (14.29%) Scrum

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:

Applications
1 11 (39.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (46.43%) JIRA
2 3 (10.71%) Appium
2 3 (10.71%) JMeter
2 3 (10.71%) Selenium
3 1 (3.57%) HP UFT
3 1 (3.57%) MSTest
3 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.57%) WinRunner
General
1 6 (21.43%) Retail
2 3 (10.71%) Games
3 2 (7.14%) Banking
4 1 (3.57%) Legal
4 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.57%) Retail Banking
4 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (39.29%) Test Manager
2 9 (32.14%) QA Engineer
3 8 (28.57%) Tester
4 7 (25.00%) QA Tester
5 6 (21.43%) Analyst
5 6 (21.43%) Test Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Agile Test Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Delivery Manager
6 2 (7.14%) QA Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) QA Test Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) QA Test Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Supply Chain Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Test Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Test Leader
7 1 (3.57%) Agile Tester
7 1 (3.57%) Test Assurance Manager
7 1 (3.57%) UAT Lead
7 1 (3.57%) UAT Manager
7 1 (3.57%) UAT Test Lead
7 1 (3.57%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.29%) CSS
1 4 (14.29%) HTML
2 3 (10.71%) HTML5
2 3 (10.71%) JSON
2 3 (10.71%) RESTful
2 3 (10.71%) SOAP
2 3 (10.71%) Web Services
2 3 (10.71%) XML
3 1 (3.57%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Mobile App
2 3 (10.71%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.14%) Mainframe
4 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.57%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 10 (35.71%) Windows
2 6 (21.43%) Windows Server
3 3 (10.71%) Android
3 3 (10.71%) Apple iOS
3 3 (10.71%) Unix
4 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 9 (32.14%) Non-Functional Testing
4 8 (28.57%) Defect Management
4 8 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (25.00%) Functional Testing
5 7 (25.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 7 (25.00%) Test Automation
5 7 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (21.43%) Product Management
7 5 (17.86%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (14.29%) Line Management
8 4 (14.29%) Scrum
8 4 (14.29%) System Integration Testing
8 4 (14.29%) System Testing
9 3 (10.71%) Integration Testing
9 3 (10.71%) Process Improvement
9 3 (10.71%) Risk Management
9 3 (10.71%) SDLC
9 3 (10.71%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 3 (10.71%) Java
2 3 (10.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (50.00%) ISEB
2 8 (28.57%) ISTQB
3 3 (10.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (32.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.29%) HP
3 3 (10.71%) Oracle
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