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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Management over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Management
Rank 56 51 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 6 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.09% 1.27% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.24% 1.44% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 0
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £41,375 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-0.90% -2.64%
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
484 418 533
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 87.84% 88.37% 90.03%
Number of salaries quoted 386 362 471
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Test Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Management across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Management within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool -3 6 £32,500 - 1
Test Management
North West

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Merseyside region citing Test Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Test Management.

1 15 (93.75%) ISEB
1 15 (93.75%) QA
1 15 (93.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 14 (87.50%) Software Testing
3 9 (56.25%) Test Scripting
3 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
3 9 (56.25%) MS Excel
3 9 (56.25%) MS Office
4 8 (50.00%) Usability Testing
4 8 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (50.00%) Functional Testing
4 8 (50.00%) Black-Box Testing
5 7 (43.75%) ISTQB
5 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (43.75%) SQL
6 6 (37.50%) HP
6 6 (37.50%) HP Quality Center
6 6 (37.50%) Relational Database
6 6 (37.50%) Software Delivery
6 6 (37.50%) Defect Tracking
7 1 (6.25%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 1 (6.25%) Defect Management
7 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
7 1 (6.25%) Coaching
7 1 (6.25%) Budget Control
7 1 (6.25%) Software Architecture
7 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
7 1 (6.25%) Load Testing
7 1 (6.25%) System Testing
7 1 (6.25%) Rational Functional Tester

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Merseyside region citing Test Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Test Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (56.25%) MS Excel
1 9 (56.25%) MS Office
2 1 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (6.25%) HP UFT
2 1 (6.25%) Rational Functional Tester
2 1 (6.25%) Selenium
2 1 (6.25%) SilkTest
General
1 1 (6.25%) Banking
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Software Tester
1 8 (50.00%) Tester
2 7 (43.75%) Analyst
2 7 (43.75%) Test Analyst
3 6 (37.50%) QA Analyst
3 6 (37.50%) QA Test Analyst
3 6 (37.50%) Senior Analyst
3 6 (37.50%) Senior QA Analyst
3 6 (37.50%) Senior QA Test Analyst
3 6 (37.50%) Senior Test Analyst
3 6 (37.50%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Banking Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Junior
4 1 (6.25%) Junior Penetration Tester
4 1 (6.25%) Junior Software Tester
4 1 (6.25%) Junior Tester
4 1 (6.25%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) .NET
1 1 (6.25%) HTML
1 1 (6.25%) SOAP
1 1 (6.25%) Web Services
1 1 (6.25%) XBRL
1 1 (6.25%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
1 1 (6.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Software Testing
2 9 (56.25%) Test Scripting
3 8 (50.00%) Black-Box Testing
3 8 (50.00%) Functional Testing
3 8 (50.00%) Usability Testing
4 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (37.50%) Defect Tracking
5 6 (37.50%) Software Delivery
6 1 (6.25%) Budget Control
6 1 (6.25%) Coaching
6 1 (6.25%) Defect Management
6 1 (6.25%) Load Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
6 1 (6.25%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (6.25%) Software Architecture
6 1 (6.25%) System Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Use Case
6 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
6 1 (6.25%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) Java
2 1 (6.25%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (93.75%) ISEB
1 15 (93.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 7 (43.75%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (93.75%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (37.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 6 (37.50%) HP
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) SAP
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