The table below looks at the statistics for Test Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Management 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 Management
Rank 63 70 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 8 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 1.39% 0.89% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.62% 1.04% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £41,375 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-0.90% -2.64%
Test Management
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the North East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
493 579 437
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 85.44% 86.03% 78.60%
Number of salaries quoted 427 502 353
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,433 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Test Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Management across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Management Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Test Management
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Test Management Salary Trend in the North East

Test Management
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Management within the North East region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
Durham - 6 £40,500 - 1
Tyne and Wear +2 2 - - 4
Test Management
England

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the North East region citing Test Management also 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 that cited Test Management.

1 18 (85.71%) Test Scripting
2 16 (76.19%) ISEB
2 16 (76.19%) ISTQB
3 11 (52.38%) Functional Testing
4 10 (47.62%) Manual Testing
4 10 (47.62%) Software Testing
4 10 (47.62%) Selenium
4 10 (47.62%) Firebug
4 10 (47.62%) Performance Testing
4 10 (47.62%) Security Testing
4 10 (47.62%) Automated Testing
4 10 (47.62%) N-Tier
4 10 (47.62%) C#
4 10 (47.62%) HTML
4 10 (47.62%) Java
4 10 (47.62%) JavaScript
4 10 (47.62%) SQL
4 10 (47.62%) .NET
4 10 (47.62%) ASP.NET
4 10 (47.62%) CSS
5 9 (42.86%) Test Strategy
6 8 (38.10%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 8 (38.10%) JIRA
6 8 (38.10%) Regression Testing
6 8 (38.10%) Project Management
7 7 (33.33%) Bugzilla
7 7 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 6 (28.57%) Finance
9 4 (19.05%) Northgate
9 4 (19.05%) Microsoft

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the North East region citing Test Management also 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 that cited Test Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (19.05%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 10 (47.62%) Firebug
1 10 (47.62%) Selenium
2 8 (38.10%) JIRA
3 7 (33.33%) Bugzilla
4 1 (4.76%) Zephyr
General
1 6 (28.57%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Analyst
1 10 (47.62%) Test Analyst
2 7 (33.33%) Selenium Test Analyst
2 7 (33.33%) Test Leader
3 3 (14.29%) Software Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Software Test Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Web Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Web Test Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Test Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (47.62%) .NET
1 10 (47.62%) ASP.NET
1 10 (47.62%) CSS
1 10 (47.62%) HTML
2 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (47.62%) N-Tier
2 4 (19.05%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (85.71%) Test Scripting
2 11 (52.38%) Functional Testing
3 10 (47.62%) Automated Testing
3 10 (47.62%) Manual Testing
3 10 (47.62%) Performance Testing
3 10 (47.62%) Security Testing
3 10 (47.62%) Software Testing
4 9 (42.86%) Test Strategy
5 8 (38.10%) Project Management
5 8 (38.10%) Regression Testing
5 8 (38.10%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 4 (19.05%) CRM
6 4 (19.05%) ERP
6 4 (19.05%) System Testing
7 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (14.29%) MVC
8 1 (4.76%) Data Management
8 1 (4.76%) Integration Testing
8 1 (4.76%) System Integration Testing
8 1 (4.76%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) C#
1 10 (47.62%) Java
1 10 (47.62%) JavaScript
1 10 (47.62%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (76.19%) ISEB
1 16 (76.19%) ISTQB
2 7 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (4.76%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
1 4 (19.05%) Northgate
Darlington, County Durham
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
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Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago