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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Management
Rank 163 177 177
Rank change year-on-year
+14 0
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 14 10 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.41% 0.28% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% 0.32% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 13 6 18
Median salary £45,600 £38,500 £35,350
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.44% +8.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,900 £48,750 £50,000
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
3065 3081 3444
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 88.87% 86.59% 85.91%
Number of salaries quoted 2598 2530 2838
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £57,500
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 3 May 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 3 May 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
Bury - 1 £30,500 -
Stockport - 1 - - 1
Wigan - 1 £22,500 -
Test Management
North West

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 13 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 12 (46.15%) ISEB
3 11 (42.31%) QA
4 9 (34.62%) JIRA
5 8 (30.77%) Test Automation
5 8 (30.77%) Non-Functional Testing
5 8 (30.77%) Defect Management
6 7 (26.92%) Windows
6 7 (26.92%) MS Excel
6 7 (26.92%) ISTQB
6 7 (26.92%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
7 6 (23.08%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 5 (19.23%) SDLC
8 5 (19.23%) Line Management
8 5 (19.23%) Functional Testing
8 5 (19.23%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (19.23%) HP Quality Center
8 5 (19.23%) Software Testing
9 4 (15.38%) Retail
9 4 (15.38%) Scrum
9 4 (15.38%) HP
9 4 (15.38%) HTML
9 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
9 4 (15.38%) SQL
9 4 (15.38%) Oracle
9 4 (15.38%) CSS
9 4 (15.38%) System Testing

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 7 (26.92%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (34.62%) JIRA
2 3 (11.54%) Appium
2 3 (11.54%) JMeter
2 3 (11.54%) Selenium
3 1 (3.85%) HP UFT
3 1 (3.85%) MSTest
3 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.85%) WinRunner
General
1 4 (15.38%) Retail
2 3 (11.54%) Games
3 2 (7.69%) Banking
4 1 (3.85%) Finance
4 1 (3.85%) Legal
4 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.85%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) Test Manager
2 8 (30.77%) Analyst
2 8 (30.77%) Test Analyst
3 6 (23.08%) QA Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Tester
5 3 (11.54%) QA Tester
6 2 (7.69%) Agile Test Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Delivery Manager
6 2 (7.69%) Head of Testing
6 2 (7.69%) QA Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) QA Test Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) QA Test Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Test Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Test Leader
7 1 (3.85%) Financial Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Quality Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Server Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Service Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) UAT Manager
7 1 (3.85%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) CSS
1 4 (15.38%) HTML
2 3 (11.54%) HTML5
2 3 (11.54%) JSON
2 3 (11.54%) RESTful
2 3 (11.54%) SOAP
2 3 (11.54%) Web Services
2 3 (11.54%) XML
3 1 (3.85%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Mobile App
2 3 (11.54%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.85%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 7 (26.92%) Windows
2 3 (11.54%) Android
2 3 (11.54%) Apple iOS
2 3 (11.54%) Unix
3 2 (7.69%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 8 (30.77%) Defect Management
2 8 (30.77%) Non-Functional Testing
2 8 (30.77%) Test Automation
3 7 (26.92%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (23.08%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 6 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (19.23%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (19.23%) Functional Testing
5 5 (19.23%) Line Management
5 5 (19.23%) SDLC
5 5 (19.23%) Software Testing
6 4 (15.38%) Scrum
6 4 (15.38%) System Testing
6 4 (15.38%) Test Strategy
7 3 (11.54%) Process Improvement
7 3 (11.54%) V-Model
7 3 (11.54%) Waterfall
7 3 (11.54%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
1 4 (15.38%) SQL
2 3 (11.54%) Java
3 1 (3.85%) Perl
3 1 (3.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (46.15%) ISEB
2 7 (26.92%) ISTQB
3 3 (11.54%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (42.31%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (19.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 4 (15.38%) HP
2 4 (15.38%) Oracle
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