The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the East Sussex 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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Manager
Rank - 109 76
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 0 1 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex - 0.078% 1.32%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.079% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 11
Average salary - £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
UK excluding London average salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+3.00% -
Test Manager
South East

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 Sussex 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 Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1144 1260 880
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 96.95% 98.28% 96.70%
Number of salaries quoted 976 1079 783
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
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 East Sussex

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

Test Manager Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Test Manager
Salary Trend in East Sussex

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

Test Manager Salary Trend in East Sussex

Test Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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
2 3 (50.00%) E-Learning
2 3 (50.00%) Content Management
2 3 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Change Management
2 3 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Learning Management System
2 3 (50.00%) Open Source
2 3 (50.00%) Line Management
3 2 (33.33%) Test Management
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) MVC
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
4 1 (16.67%) .NET
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 1 (16.67%) ETL
4 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Banking
4 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
4 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (16.67%) Coaching

Test Manager
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Big Data
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
1 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) E-Learning
1 3 (50.00%) Learning Management System
1 3 (50.00%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Content Management
1 3 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 3 (50.00%) Change Management
1 3 (50.00%) Manual Testing
1 3 (50.00%) Line Management
2 2 (33.33%) Test Management
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) ETL
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
3 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) Coaching
3 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
1 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) HP Quality Center