Period
to 16 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wigan 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 6 months to 16 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Management
Manchester > Wigan
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 30 - 31
Rank change year-on-year - +31 -6
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 8 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wigan 4.85% - 0.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.72% - 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 1
Wigan median annual salary £25,500 - £40,000
10th Percentile £25,000 - £37,500
90th Percentile £30,000 - £42,500
Manchester median annual salary £32,500 £53,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -38.68% +6.00% +16.47%

Test Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Wigan with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Wigan
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 119 106 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wigan 72.12% 93.81% 92.11%
Number of salaries quoted 86 97 96
Wigan median annual salary £41,250 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.86% -6.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £26,875 £21,250 £22,000
90th Percentile £48,750 £52,500 £49,375
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

Test Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Wigan

Job postings citing Test Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wigan.

Job vacancy trend for Test Management in Wigan

Test Management
Salary Trend in Wigan

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

Salary trend for Test Management in Wigan

For the 6 months to 16 December 2018, IT jobs citing Test Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Wigan region with a requirement for Test Management.

1 8 (100.00%) SQL
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Solaris
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle Forms
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 8 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 8 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 8 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 8 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 8 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 8 (100.00%) Web Testing
1 8 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 8 (100.00%) SDLC
1 8 (100.00%) Defect Management

Test Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wigan 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle Forms
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Analyst
1 8 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Lead Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Solaris
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 8 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 8 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 8 (100.00%) SDLC
1 8 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 8 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 8 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 8 (100.00%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle