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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Management
Rank 161 165 140
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -25
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 33 13 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.88% 0.37% 1.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.99% 0.41% 1.70%
Number of salaries quoted 29 8 49
Median salary £50,000 £34,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+45.98% -31.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £64,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -2.35%
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
3343 3166 3652
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 89.50% 89.74% 86.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2941 2579 3116
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £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 9 December 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 9 December 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 +14 8 £45,000 +38.46% 1
Oldham - 2 £40,000 -
Cheadle +16 1 - -
Wigan -9 1 £40,000 +77.77%
Test Management
North West

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 32 (60.38%) Agile Software Development
1 32 (60.38%) QA
2 22 (41.51%) ISEB
3 19 (35.85%) ISTQB
3 19 (35.85%) Test Strategy
4 16 (30.19%) Regression Testing
4 16 (30.19%) Test Scripting
4 16 (30.19%) SDLC
5 14 (26.42%) Microsoft
6 12 (22.64%) Software Testing
6 12 (22.64%) User Acceptance Testing
6 12 (22.64%) HP Quality Center
7 11 (20.75%) JIRA
7 11 (20.75%) MS Excel
8 10 (18.87%) Windows
8 10 (18.87%) Automated Testing
8 10 (18.87%) Microsoft Azure
8 10 (18.87%) Product Management
8 10 (18.87%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 10 (18.87%) Windows Server
9 9 (16.98%) DV Cleared
9 9 (16.98%) Security Cleared
9 9 (16.98%) Manual Testing
10 8 (15.09%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (15.09%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 7 (13.21%) Exploratory Testing
11 7 (13.21%) Software Engineering
11 7 (13.21%) Telecoms
12 6 (11.32%) Finance
12 6 (11.32%) 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (9.43%) CMS
Applications
1 11 (20.75%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.89%) MS Office
2 1 (1.89%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.89%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (18.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.89%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.77%) SQL Server
1 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 11 (20.75%) JIRA
2 4 (7.55%) Selenium
3 3 (5.66%) TestPartner
4 2 (3.77%) Cucumber
4 2 (3.77%) FitNesse
4 2 (3.77%) SpecFlow
4 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (3.77%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (3.77%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (13.21%) Telecoms
2 6 (11.32%) Finance
3 2 (3.77%) Games
3 2 (3.77%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.89%) Banking
4 1 (1.89%) Electronics
4 1 (1.89%) Marketing
4 1 (1.89%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (52.83%) Test Manager
2 17 (32.08%) Tester
3 10 (18.87%) QA Engineer
3 10 (18.87%) QA Tester
4 7 (13.21%) QA Leader
5 6 (11.32%) Senior Tester
6 5 (9.43%) Software Tester
6 5 (9.43%) Test Leader
7 4 (7.55%) Senior QA Engineer
7 4 (7.55%) Senior QA Tester
8 3 (5.66%) QA Manager
8 3 (5.66%) QA Test Manager
8 3 (5.66%) Regression Test Manager
9 2 (3.77%) Analyst
9 2 (3.77%) Automation Tester
9 2 (3.77%) Project Leader
9 2 (3.77%) QA Team Leader
9 2 (3.77%) Senior Automation Tester
9 2 (3.77%) Team Leader
9 2 (3.77%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.66%) .NET
2 2 (3.77%) Behat
2 2 (3.77%) SOAP
2 2 (3.77%) Web Services
2 2 (3.77%) WSDL
2 2 (3.77%) XML
2 2 (3.77%) XSD
3 1 (1.89%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
1 1 (1.89%) Cyberthreat
1 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
1 1 (1.89%) Online Banking
1 1 (1.89%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (18.87%) Windows
1 10 (18.87%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (60.38%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (35.85%) Test Strategy
3 16 (30.19%) Regression Testing
3 16 (30.19%) SDLC
3 16 (30.19%) Test Scripting
4 12 (22.64%) Software Testing
4 12 (22.64%) User Acceptance Testing
5 10 (18.87%) Automated Testing
5 10 (18.87%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 10 (18.87%) Product Management
6 9 (16.98%) Manual Testing
7 8 (15.09%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (13.21%) Exploratory Testing
8 7 (13.21%) Software Engineering
9 6 (11.32%) Integration Testing
9 6 (11.32%) Scrum
9 6 (11.32%) System Integration Testing
9 6 (11.32%) Waterfall
10 5 (9.43%) Cross-Browser Testing
10 5 (9.43%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.77%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (41.51%) ISEB
2 19 (35.85%) ISTQB
3 9 (16.98%) DV Cleared
3 9 (16.98%) Security Cleared
4 8 (15.09%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (1.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (60.38%) QA
Systems Management
1 12 (22.64%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (26.42%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.77%) SAP
3 1 (1.89%) Cognizant
3 1 (1.89%) HP
3 1 (1.89%) Progress
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
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