The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 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 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Management
Merseyside / Liverpool
Rank 49 56 46
Rank change year-on-year +7 -10  
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 2 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 0.50% 0.51% 1.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.56% 0.58% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 7
Median salary £42,500 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.76% -  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 Liverpool with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Liverpool
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 358 344 369
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 89.28% 87.76% 88.49%
Number of salaries quoted 268 273 284
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Test Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Liverpool 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 Liverpool

Test Management
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Salary trend for Test Management in Liverpool

Test Management
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for Test Management.

1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
1 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
1 2 (66.67%) People Management
1 2 (66.67%) ISEB
2 1 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) Games

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool 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:

General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Compliance Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) People Management
1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ISEB
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA