The median annual salary for a Test Manager was - in advertised job vacancies in Merseyside during the 3 months to 25 April 2017.

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

Test Manager
North West / Merseyside
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 0.94% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.01% - -
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 Merseyside. 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
Merseyside
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 497 415 483
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 93.60% 96.96% 95.83%
Number of salaries quoted 383 348 360
Median salary £37,500 £38,050 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.44% -4.87%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £60,000
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 Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Manager 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 in Merseyside.

Salary trend for Test Manager in Merseyside

Test Manager
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Manager within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 25 April 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
Liverpool - 2 - -
Test Manager
North West

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

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 Merseyside region featuring Test Manager in the job title.

1 7 (87.50%) Test Strategy
2 6 (75.00%) Test Management
3 4 (50.00%) Process Improvement
4 3 (37.50%) Change Control
4 3 (37.50%) System Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Time Management
4 3 (37.50%) Retail
4 3 (37.50%) Data Management
4 3 (37.50%) QA
4 3 (37.50%) Test Planning
4 3 (37.50%) ISEB
4 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
4 3 (37.50%) Quality Management
4 3 (37.50%) ISTQB
5 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (25.00%) Finance
5 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (25.00%) People Management
5 2 (25.00%) SDLC
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (12.50%) Exploratory Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (12.50%) Coaching
6 1 (12.50%) Selenium
6 1 (12.50%) Release Management
6 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
6 1 (12.50%) WebDriver

Test Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
1 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Selenium
1 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (12.50%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (37.50%) Retail
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (12.50%) Games
3 1 (12.50%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Test Strategy
2 6 (75.00%) Test Management
3 4 (50.00%) Process Improvement
4 3 (37.50%) Change Control
4 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
4 3 (37.50%) Data Management
4 3 (37.50%) Quality Management
4 3 (37.50%) System Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Test Planning
4 3 (37.50%) Time Management
5 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (25.00%) People Management
5 2 (25.00%) SDLC
5 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (12.50%) Coaching
6 1 (12.50%) Exploratory Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (12.50%) Release Management
6 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) ISEB
1 3 (37.50%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
Knowsley, Merseyside
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