The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester 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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Manager
Rank 53 53 78
Rank change year-on-year
0 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 4 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 1.01% 1.30% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.02% 1.30% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £65,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Test Manager
Leicestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicester 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
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
392 385 518
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 99.24% 100.00% 98.67%
Number of salaries quoted 348 324 435
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Test Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

Test Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Test Manager
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Test Manager Salary Trend in Leicester

Test Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
1 5 (71.43%) QA
1 5 (71.43%) Performance Testing
1 5 (71.43%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (57.14%) Yammer
2 4 (57.14%) SDLC
2 4 (57.14%) Case Management
2 4 (57.14%) Infor
2 4 (57.14%) SpecFlow
2 4 (57.14%) Office 365
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (57.14%) BDD
2 4 (57.14%) Lync
2 4 (57.14%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (57.14%) Technical Analysis
2 4 (57.14%) Test Planning
2 4 (57.14%) Unit Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Document Management
2 4 (57.14%) Automated Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Software Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (57.14%) Quality Management
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Retail
2 4 (57.14%) Data Management
2 4 (57.14%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (57.14%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server

Test Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Leicester 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (57.14%) BizTalk Server
1 4 (57.14%) Lync
1 4 (57.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (57.14%) Office 365
1 4 (57.14%) Yammer
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle Reports
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (57.14%) SpecFlow
3 1 (14.29%) JMeter
3 1 (14.29%) LoadRunner
General
1 4 (57.14%) Retail
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Performance Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Automated Testing
2 4 (57.14%) BDD
2 4 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (57.14%) Case Management
2 4 (57.14%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (57.14%) CRM
2 4 (57.14%) Data Management
2 4 (57.14%) Document Management
2 4 (57.14%) Quality Management
2 4 (57.14%) SDLC
2 4 (57.14%) Software Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Technical Analysis
2 4 (57.14%) Test Planning
2 4 (57.14%) Unit Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Supplier Management
3 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) Infor
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle
2 4 (57.14%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (57.14%) SAP
3 1 (14.29%) HP