The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Derbyshire 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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Manager
Rank 54 43 58
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 3 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 0.64% 1.32% 0.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 1.41% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 4
Average salary £49,000 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -22.22%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Test Manager
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Derbyshire 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
Derbyshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
452 355 432
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 95.97% 93.42% 95.79%
Number of salaries quoted 340 287 389
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £77,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Test Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

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

Test Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

Test Manager
Salary Trend in Derbyshire

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

Test Manager Salary Trend in Derbyshire

Test Manager
Salary Histogram in Derbyshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Manager across the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

Test Manager Salary Histogram in Derbyshire

Test Manager
Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Manager within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chesterfield -8 1 £49,000 -
Derby -19 1 £55,000 +57.14%
Test Manager
East Midlands

Test Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Derbyshire 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 4 (66.67%) QA
1 4 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) ISEB
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) Test Management
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 1 (16.67%) Coaching
4 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 1 (16.67%) Test Planning
4 1 (16.67%) Product Management
4 1 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Requirements Management
4 1 (16.67%) Release Management
4 1 (16.67%) AIX
4 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
4 1 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) Citrix
4 1 (16.67%) LoadRunner
4 1 (16.67%) IIS

Test Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Derbyshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) LoadRunner
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) Test Management
3 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 1 (16.67%) Coaching
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Product Management
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) Test Planning
4 1 (16.67%) Change Management
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) TDD
4 1 (16.67%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (33.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) SAP
1 1 (16.67%) HP
1 1 (16.67%) Citrix