The first table below looks at the demand for the Test Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Merseyside region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Manager
Rank 53 - 74
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 14 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 2.20% - 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.31% - 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 14 0 0
Average salary £55,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £49,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+0.50% -0.50%
Job Titles Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
605 549 651
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 95.28% 97.69% 97.75%
Number of salaries quoted 509 477 599
Average salary £36,500 £37,500 £35,402
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% +5.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
Test Manager
North West

Test Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Manager in the job title across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Test Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Test Manager
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Test Manager Salary Trend in Merseyside

Test Manager
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Manager across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

Test Manager Salary Histogram in Merseyside

Test Manager
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 Manager within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014. 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 - 14 £55,000 - 1
Test Manager
North West

Test Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside region that cited Test Manager in their job title 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 with Test Manager in their job title.

1 11 (50.00%) Finance
2 10 (45.45%) Software Testing
2 10 (45.45%) Project Management
3 9 (40.91%) Red Hat
3 9 (40.91%) Change Management
3 9 (40.91%) Middleware
3 9 (40.91%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (40.91%) Java
3 9 (40.91%) SQL
3 9 (40.91%) .NET
3 9 (40.91%) DB2
3 9 (40.91%) Web Services
3 9 (40.91%) ITIL
3 9 (40.91%) Windows
3 9 (40.91%) Linux
3 9 (40.91%) EAI
3 9 (40.91%) SOA
3 9 (40.91%) Degree
3 9 (40.91%) Computer Science
3 9 (40.91%) Release Management
3 9 (40.91%) Integration Testing
3 9 (40.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (36.36%) Test Strategy
5 7 (31.82%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (22.73%) HP Quality Center
6 5 (22.73%) Automation Testing
6 5 (22.73%) Banking
6 5 (22.73%) Investment Banking
6 5 (22.73%) QA
6 5 (22.73%) HP

Test Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside region that cited Test Manager in their job title 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 with Test Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (40.91%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (22.73%) QuickTest Pro
1 5 (22.73%) LoadRunner
2 2 (9.09%) Subversion
3 1 (4.55%) Selenium
General
1 11 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (22.73%) Banking
2 5 (22.73%) Investment Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (40.91%) .NET
1 9 (40.91%) Web Services
1 9 (40.91%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 9 (40.91%) Windows
1 9 (40.91%) Linux
1 9 (40.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Project Management
1 10 (45.45%) Software Testing
2 9 (40.91%) Release Management
2 9 (40.91%) Change Management
2 9 (40.91%) ITIL
2 9 (40.91%) EAI
2 9 (40.91%) SOA
2 9 (40.91%) Integration Testing
2 9 (40.91%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (36.36%) Test Strategy
4 7 (31.82%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (22.73%) Automation Testing
6 2 (9.09%) Change Control
6 2 (9.09%) Load Testing
6 2 (9.09%) Use Case
7 1 (4.55%) Regression Testing
7 1 (4.55%) Data Protection
7 1 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 9 (40.91%) Java
1 9 (40.91%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (40.91%) Degree
2 5 (22.73%) ISEB
3 1 (4.55%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) QA
2 1 (4.55%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 5 (22.73%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) Red Hat
2 5 (22.73%) HP
3 2 (9.09%) TIBCO
Liverpool, Merseyside
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + excellent benefits
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