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

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Management
Rank 66 59 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 2 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.35% 0.60% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 0.74% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Median salary £38,750 £45,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.88% -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +3.44%
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 Merseyside region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
485 408 566
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 84.94% 81.93% 86.81%
Number of salaries quoted 367 304 469
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £26,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £62,500
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 Merseyside

The demand trend of job ads across the Merseyside 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 Merseyside

Test Management
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Test Management Salary Trend in Merseyside

Test Management
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Management within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 28 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
Liverpool -18 1 £40,000 -11.11%
Test Management
North West

Test Management
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 28 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Test Management.

1 4 (100.00%) QA
2 3 (75.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (75.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (75.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (75.00%) ISEB
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) HP
3 2 (50.00%) Software Delivery
3 2 (50.00%) Defect Tracking
3 2 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (50.00%) Functional Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (25.00%) Marketing
4 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (25.00%) V-Model
4 1 (25.00%) Service Management
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (25.00%) Project Management

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) QA Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) QA Test Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Senior QA Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Senior QA Test Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Test Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Service Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Test Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Test Team Leader
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Defect Tracking
2 2 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Software Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) V-Model
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) ISEB
1 3 (75.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (75.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) HP