The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for Test Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Test Management over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Management
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 112 85 120
Rank change year-on-year -27 +35  
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 2 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.14% 0.31% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.36% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 3
Median salary £42,000 £42,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.17% +8.97%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,600 £42,500 £37,800
10% offered a salary of more than £48,400 £42,500 £57,800
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.55%  

Test Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1273 824 1539
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 87.55% 85.65% 90.64%
Number of salaries quoted 931 707 1220
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Test Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire citing Test Management as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Test Management in Cheshire

Test Management
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Test Management in Cheshire

Test Management
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Management in Cheshire over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Management in Cheshire

Test Management
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Management within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. 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 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
Crewe - 1 £34,000 - 1
Knutsford - 1 £50,000 -
Test Management
North West

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Test Management.

1 3 (60.00%) Finance
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Banking
1 3 (60.00%) Line Management
1 3 (60.00%) SDLC
2 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) Software Delivery
2 2 (40.00%) User Stories
2 2 (40.00%) Wealth Management
2 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (40.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Investment Banking
2 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) PMP
3 1 (20.00%) PMI Certification
3 1 (20.00%) Information Management
3 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) JIRA
3 1 (20.00%) Selenium
3 1 (20.00%) Cucumber

Test Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
1 1 (20.00%) Ranorex
1 1 (20.00%) Selenium
General
1 3 (60.00%) Banking
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Business Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Software Test Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Release Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Software Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Line Management
1 3 (60.00%) SDLC
2 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (40.00%) Software Delivery
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (40.00%) User Stories
2 2 (40.00%) Wealth Management
3 1 (20.00%) Defect Tracking
3 1 (20.00%) Information Management
3 1 (20.00%) Scenario Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (20.00%) System Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C
1 1 (20.00%) C#
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (20.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (20.00%) PMP
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
Crewe, Cheshire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 38k per year + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
onezeero.
Posted: 3 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Market Standards
Posted: 8 days ago