The table below looks at the statistics for the Testing Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Testing 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
Testing Manager
Rank 172 - 183
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Testing Manager 2 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.061% - 0.081%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.063% - 0.084%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 3
Average salary £37,000 - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £52,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+9.52% -8.69%
Testing Manager
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester 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
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3179 3807 3579
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 96.19% 96.36% 96.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2635 3267 3119
Average salary £41,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Testing Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Testing Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Testing Manager
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Testing Manager Salary Trend in Manchester

Testing Manager
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited Testing 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 Testing Manager in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) ISEB
1 4 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (50.00%) JIRA
2 2 (50.00%) QA
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Management
2 2 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (50.00%) People Management
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) Games
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum

Testing Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited Testing 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 Testing Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (50.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (50.00%) People Management
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Management
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) ISEB
2 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
Manchester, Lancashire
NCC Group
Salary: Flexible (depending on experience) + car allowance + target bonus + pe
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £42000 - £52000 per annum + Pension, Flexi-Time, Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago