The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the North East region that had Test Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Manager
England / North East
Rank 67 73 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 6 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.90% 0.32% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.94% 0.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Median salary £55,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North East 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
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
640 599 650
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 95.81% 97.08% 94.75%
Number of salaries quoted 533 518 541
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Test Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of job ads across the North East region that featured Test Manager in the job title.

Test Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Test Manager
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Test Manager Salary Trend in the North East

Test Manager
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Manager across the North East region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Test Manager Salary Histogram in the North East

Test Manager
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Manager within the North East region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Durham +12 4 £75,000 -
Tyne and Wear - 2 £35,000 -
Test Manager
England

Test Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, Test Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North East region featuring Test Manager in the job title.

1 5 (71.43%) Software Testing
1 5 (71.43%) QA
2 4 (57.14%) SAP
2 4 (57.14%) Test Strategy
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) SAP IS-U
4 2 (28.57%) Performance Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Integration Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Supplier Management
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (28.57%) Performance Management
4 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
4 2 (28.57%) Data Management
4 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (28.57%) Process Management
4 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
4 2 (28.57%) Automotive
4 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 2 (28.57%) CRM
4 2 (28.57%) SAP Certification
4 2 (28.57%) SAP BW
4 2 (28.57%) Project Management
4 2 (28.57%) Quality Management
4 2 (28.57%) Line Management
4 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (28.57%) People Management
5 1 (14.29%) Automation Testing
5 1 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
5 1 (14.29%) Validation

Test Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) SAP IS-U
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SAP BW
General
1 2 (28.57%) Automotive
2 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Software Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Test Strategy
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (28.57%) CRM
4 2 (28.57%) Data Management
4 2 (28.57%) Integration Testing
4 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 2 (28.57%) Line Management
4 2 (28.57%) People Management
4 2 (28.57%) Performance Management
4 2 (28.57%) Performance Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Process Management
4 2 (28.57%) Project Management
4 2 (28.57%) Quality Management
4 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (28.57%) Supplier Management
4 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
5 1 (14.29%) Automation Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Scrum
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) SAP Certification
2 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
2 1 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) SAP