The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the East Midlands region that had Test Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Manager
England / East Midlands
Rank 140 156 148
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 20 9 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.69% 0.28% 0.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.72% 0.29% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 20 6 13
Median salary £42,500 £48,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.45% -4.00%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2790 3081 3118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.57% 97.32% 96.89%
Number of salaries quoted 2313 2402 2586
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,450 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Test Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the East Midlands region that featured Test Manager in the job title.

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 23 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Manager within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire - 13 £42,500 -
Nottinghamshire -5 4 £56,250 +23.62%
Leicestershire -10 1 £47,500 -26.92%
Lincolnshire - 1 £35,500 -
Derbyshire - 1 £42,500 -
Test Manager
England

Test Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, Test Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East Midlands region featuring Test Manager in the job title.

1 18 (51.43%) SQL
2 17 (48.57%) ISEB
2 17 (48.57%) Functional Testing
3 16 (45.71%) ISTQB
4 15 (42.86%) IBM
4 15 (42.86%) Problem Management
4 15 (42.86%) Load Testing
5 12 (34.29%) Test Strategy
6 9 (25.71%) Test Management
6 9 (25.71%) QA
7 8 (22.86%) Test Scripting
8 5 (14.29%) Automation Testing
8 5 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (11.43%) Automated Testing
10 3 (8.57%) Software Engineering
10 3 (8.57%) SDLC
11 2 (5.71%) Continuous Integration
11 2 (5.71%) Manual Testing
11 2 (5.71%) Critical Success Factor
11 2 (5.71%) Defect Management
11 2 (5.71%) Swagger
11 2 (5.71%) Performance Testing
11 2 (5.71%) HP Quality Center
11 2 (5.71%) Non-Functional Testing
11 2 (5.71%) Regression Testing
11 2 (5.71%) Java
11 2 (5.71%) LoadRunner
11 2 (5.71%) JIRA
11 2 (5.71%) Retail
11 2 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management

Test Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) JIRA
1 2 (5.71%) LoadRunner
2 1 (2.86%) Robot Framework
2 1 (2.86%) Selenium
2 1 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (5.71%) Retail
2 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.86%) EPoS
1 1 (2.86%) FMCG
1 1 (2.86%) iPad
1 1 (2.86%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (48.57%) Functional Testing
2 15 (42.86%) Load Testing
2 15 (42.86%) Problem Management
3 12 (34.29%) Test Strategy
4 9 (25.71%) Test Management
5 8 (22.86%) Test Scripting
6 5 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (14.29%) Automation Testing
7 4 (11.43%) Automated Testing
8 3 (8.57%) SDLC
8 3 (8.57%) Software Engineering
9 2 (5.71%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (5.71%) Critical Success Factor
9 2 (5.71%) Defect Management
9 2 (5.71%) Manual Testing
9 2 (5.71%) Non-Functional Testing
9 2 (5.71%) Performance Testing
9 2 (5.71%) Regression Testing
9 2 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (2.86%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (51.43%) SQL
2 2 (5.71%) Java
3 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.86%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (48.57%) ISEB
2 16 (45.71%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (25.71%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (42.86%) IBM
2 1 (2.86%) Google
2 1 (2.86%) Infor
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft