The median annual salary for a Test Manager was - in advertised job vacancies in Liverpool during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Manager
Merseyside / Liverpool
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 0.49% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Liverpool. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Liverpool
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 378 389 412
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 93.10% 98.98% 95.59%
Number of salaries quoted 295 312 324
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £26,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £67,300 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Test Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Liverpool that featured Test Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Test Manager in Liverpool

Test Manager
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Salary trend for Test Manager in Liverpool

Test Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, Test Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Liverpool region featuring Test Manager in the job title.

1 4 (80.00%) Test Strategy
2 3 (60.00%) Test Management
2 3 (60.00%) ISEB
2 3 (60.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (60.00%) QA
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (40.00%) People Management
3 2 (40.00%) SDLC
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Exploratory Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (20.00%) User Stories
4 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (20.00%) Coaching
4 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (20.00%) WebDriver
4 1 (20.00%) SaaS
4 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
4 1 (20.00%) Games
4 1 (20.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) Replication
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Change Management
4 1 (20.00%) SQL

Test Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
1 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Selenium
1 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (20.00%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Games
2 1 (20.00%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Test Strategy
2 3 (60.00%) Test Management
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) People Management
3 2 (40.00%) SDLC
3 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (20.00%) Change Management
4 1 (20.00%) Coaching
4 1 (20.00%) Exploratory Testing
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (20.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma
4 1 (20.00%) TDD
4 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (20.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) ISEB
1 3 (60.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft