The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Manager
Rank 46 47 45
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 16 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 3.68% 0.60% 0.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.73% 0.63% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 13 2 0
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Test Manager
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bradford region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bradford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
429 316 361
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 98.62% 94.33% 96.52%
Number of salaries quoted 341 261 259
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,500 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Test Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Manager in the job title across the Bradford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Test Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

Test Manager
Salary Trend in Bradford

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

Test Manager Salary Trend in Bradford

Test Manager
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Bradford region that cited Test Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Test Manager in their job title.

1 9 (56.25%) Test Management
2 8 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 8 (50.00%) Supplier Management
3 7 (43.75%) Test Strategy
4 6 (37.50%) QA
4 6 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (37.50%) ITIL
4 6 (37.50%) ISEB
4 6 (37.50%) QuickTest Pro
4 6 (37.50%) LoadRunner
5 2 (12.50%) Project Planning
5 2 (12.50%) People Management
6 1 (6.25%) Change Control
6 1 (6.25%) Citrix
6 1 (6.25%) Regression Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Migration

Test Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Bradford region that cited Test Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Test Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) QuickTest Pro
1 6 (37.50%) LoadRunner
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Test Management
2 8 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 8 (50.00%) Supplier Management
3 7 (43.75%) Test Strategy
4 6 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (37.50%) ITIL
5 2 (12.50%) Project Planning
5 2 (12.50%) People Management
6 1 (6.25%) Change Control
6 1 (6.25%) Regression Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Migration
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (37.50%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Citrix
Bradford, Yorkshire
Larson Group
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