The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 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 Sussex region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Manager
Rank 104 89 90
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 4 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 0.28% 0.23% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.24% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 1
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +9.37%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £49,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+0.50% -0.50%
Job Titles Category
East Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1393 826 937
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 98.24% 96.16% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1180 738 839
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Test Manager
South East

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
Job Locations in East Sussex

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 Sussex region over the 3 months to 24 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Hove - 3 £55,000 -
Brighton -20 1 £55,000 +4.76%
Test Manager
South East

Test Manager
Top 24 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 8 (72.73%) Finance
2 6 (54.55%) Selenium
3 5 (45.45%) V-Model
3 5 (45.45%) ISEB
3 5 (45.45%) Project Management
3 5 (45.45%) Waterfall
4 4 (36.36%) QuickTest Pro
5 3 (27.27%) MS Project
5 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2
5 3 (27.27%) DSDM
5 3 (27.27%) Automated Testing
5 3 (27.27%) Test Strategy
5 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (27.27%) Selenium IDE
6 2 (18.18%) Automation Testing
6 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Test Management
6 2 (18.18%) LoadRunner
7 1 (9.09%) Balanced Scorecard
7 1 (9.09%) HP
7 1 (9.09%) SQL
7 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
7 1 (9.09%) Web Testing

Test Manager
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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.

Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Project
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Selenium
2 4 (36.36%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (27.27%) Selenium IDE
4 2 (18.18%) LoadRunner
5 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (72.73%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) V-Model
1 5 (45.45%) Project Management
1 5 (45.45%) Waterfall
2 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2
2 3 (27.27%) DSDM
2 3 (27.27%) Automated Testing
2 3 (27.27%) Test Strategy
2 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (18.18%) Automation Testing
3 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Test Management
4 1 (9.09%) Balanced Scorecard
4 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
4 1 (9.09%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) ISEB
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) HP