The median annual salary for a Test Manager was - in advertised job vacancies in Liverpool during the 3 months to 25 June 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
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 53 53
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 0 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool - 0.50% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.52% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Median salary - £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -11.11%  
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +1.94%  

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 351 388 394
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 92.13% 97.49% 96.33%
Number of salaries quoted 260 313 290
Median salary £38,500 £40,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.75% +12.67%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 29 Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 2 (66.67%) QA
1 2 (66.67%) Test Management
1 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) Coaching
2 1 (33.33%) People Management
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Release Management
2 1 (33.33%) Strategic Management
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) ISEB
2 1 (33.33%) Six Sigma
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Publishing
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Games
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development

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 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Games
1 1 (33.33%) Publishing
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Test Management
1 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Coaching
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) People Management
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Release Management
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Six Sigma
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Strategic Management
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft