The first table below looks at the demand for the Test Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the East Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Manager
Rank 152 138 125
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 38 30 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.96% 0.97% 1.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.00% 1.01% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 21 20 35
Average salary £43,200 £48,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.38% +21.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £39,625 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,750 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Job Titles Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3784 2960 3355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 95.48% 96.01% 95.45%
Number of salaries quoted 3121 2527 2981
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Test Manager
England

Test Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Test Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Test Manager
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Test Manager Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Test Manager
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Manager across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Test Manager Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Test Manager
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Manager within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +3 23 £45,150 -16.38%
Northamptonshire -10 9 £40,000 - 1
Derbyshire -18 4 £38,000 +38.18% 1
Leicestershire -12 1 - -
Lincolnshire - 1 - -
Test Manager
England

Test Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 45 (56.25%) Test Strategy
2 30 (37.50%) Test Management
3 26 (32.50%) Validation
4 20 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 19 (23.75%) Finance
5 19 (23.75%) ISEB
6 18 (22.50%) QA
7 16 (20.00%) IVR
8 15 (18.75%) Project Planning
9 13 (16.25%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (16.25%) Automated Testing
10 12 (15.00%) Telecoms
11 10 (12.50%) Software Testing
12 9 (11.25%) Project Management
13 8 (10.00%) SQL
14 6 (7.50%) ISTQB
14 6 (7.50%) Continuous Improvement
15 5 (6.25%) Release Management
15 5 (6.25%) Service Delivery
16 4 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
16 4 (5.00%) Configuration Management
16 4 (5.00%) CRM
16 4 (5.00%) Test Scripting
16 4 (5.00%) Time Management
16 4 (5.00%) Logistics
16 4 (5.00%) Test Automation
16 4 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
17 3 (3.75%) Automation Testing
17 3 (3.75%) Banking
17 3 (3.75%) Retail

Test Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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.

Applications
1 3 (3.75%) MS Office
2 2 (2.50%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.50%) SAP ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.50%) SQL Server
1 2 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.25%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (2.50%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 19 (23.75%) Finance
2 12 (15.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.75%) Banking
3 3 (3.75%) Retail
4 2 (2.50%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.25%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (20.00%) IVR
2 2 (2.50%) EPoS
3 1 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.25%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (56.25%) Test Strategy
2 30 (37.50%) Test Management
3 26 (32.50%) Validation
4 20 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (18.75%) Project Planning
6 13 (16.25%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (16.25%) Automated Testing
7 10 (12.50%) Software Testing
8 9 (11.25%) Project Management
9 6 (7.50%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (6.25%) Release Management
10 5 (6.25%) Service Delivery
11 4 (5.00%) Configuration Management
11 4 (5.00%) CRM
11 4 (5.00%) Test Scripting
11 4 (5.00%) Time Management
11 4 (5.00%) Logistics
11 4 (5.00%) Test Automation
11 4 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
12 3 (3.75%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (10.00%) SQL
2 1 (1.25%) C#
Qualifications
1 19 (23.75%) ISEB
2 6 (7.50%) ISTQB
3 3 (3.75%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (22.50%) QA
2 3 (3.75%) ISO 9001
2 3 (3.75%) TickIT
3 2 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.25%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (3.75%) SAP
3 2 (2.50%) Oracle
4 1 (1.25%) Google
4 1 (1.25%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.25%) Citrix
Derby, Derbyshire
Xpertise Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + bens+bonus
Posted: 3 days ago