The first table below looks at the demand for the Test Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax 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 Halifax region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Manager
Rank 47 34 39
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 1 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 0.26% 2.48% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 2.60% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 1
Average salary £60,000 £48,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +1.05%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Job Titles Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
345 154 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 91.27% 95.65% 95.77%
Number of salaries quoted 287 118 164
Average salary £36,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Test Manager
West Yorkshire

Test Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

Test Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

Test Manager
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

Test Manager Salary Trend in Halifax

Test Manager
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 21 (95.45%) QA
1 21 (95.45%) User Acceptance Testing
1 21 (95.45%) Test Scripting
2 20 (90.91%) Test Strategy
3 11 (50.00%) Manual Testing
4 9 (40.91%) Finance
5 7 (31.82%) .NET
6 6 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (27.27%) Software Testing
7 2 (9.09%) MS Office
7 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
7 2 (9.09%) Ranorex
8 1 (4.55%) Test Management
8 1 (4.55%) Credit Risk
8 1 (4.55%) Software Engineering

Test Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 2 (9.09%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Ranorex
General
1 9 (40.91%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (31.82%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (95.45%) User Acceptance Testing
1 21 (95.45%) Test Scripting
2 20 (90.91%) Test Strategy
3 11 (50.00%) Manual Testing
4 6 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (27.27%) Software Testing
5 1 (4.55%) Test Management
5 1 (4.55%) Software Engineering
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (95.45%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft