The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Stockport 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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Management
Manchester / Stockport
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 36 -
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stockport - 0.65% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.69% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year +4.93% -7.95%  

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 Stockport with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Stockport
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 156 145 177
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Stockport 91.76% 94.16% 89.39%
Number of salaries quoted 149 132 164
Median salary £40,000 £41,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.61% +23.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Test Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Stockport

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Stockport 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 Stockport

Test Management
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

Salary trend for Test Management in Stockport

For the 6 months to 30 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 Stockport region with a requirement for Test Management.

1 9 (100.00%) ISEB
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (100.00%) QA
2 5 (55.56%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (55.56%) Integration Testing
2 5 (55.56%) Automated Testing
2 5 (55.56%) Regression Testing
2 5 (55.56%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (55.56%) Test Strategy
2 5 (55.56%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 5 (55.56%) System Integration Testing
2 5 (55.56%) SDLC
2 5 (55.56%) Software Testing
2 5 (55.56%) ISTQB
3 4 (44.44%) JIRA
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
3 4 (44.44%) Windows
3 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 4 (44.44%) Test Scripting
3 4 (44.44%) Product Management
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (44.44%) HP Quality Center

Test Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stockport 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 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Test Manager
2 4 (44.44%) QA Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) QA Tester
2 4 (44.44%) Senior QA Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Senior QA Tester
2 4 (44.44%) Senior Tester
2 4 (44.44%) Tester
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
1 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) Automated Testing
2 5 (55.56%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (55.56%) Integration Testing
2 5 (55.56%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 5 (55.56%) Regression Testing
2 5 (55.56%) SDLC
2 5 (55.56%) Software Testing
2 5 (55.56%) System Integration Testing
2 5 (55.56%) Test Strategy
2 5 (55.56%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (44.44%) Product Management
3 4 (44.44%) Test Scripting
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) ISEB
2 5 (55.56%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft