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 31 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Manager
Rank - 81 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 0 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East - 0.63% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.65% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Median salary - £37,438 -
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+1.94% +3.00%
Test Manager
England

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
750 767 810
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 93.75% 96.84% 97.01%
Number of salaries quoted 668 644 596
Median salary £37,900 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.25% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 31 July 2016, 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 (62.50%) Data Management
1 5 (62.50%) Software Testing
1 5 (62.50%) QA
2 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 4 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 4 (50.00%) Performance Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Integration Testing
3 3 (37.50%) People Management
3 3 (37.50%) Mainframe
3 3 (37.50%) SAP
3 3 (37.50%) Cognizant
4 2 (25.00%) Informatica
4 2 (25.00%) DataStage
4 2 (25.00%) IBM Sterling
4 2 (25.00%) ETL
4 2 (25.00%) IBM
4 2 (25.00%) Unix
4 2 (25.00%) Windows
4 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (25.00%) DB2
4 2 (25.00%) Data Cleansing
5 1 (12.50%) V-Model
5 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
5 1 (12.50%) Functional Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
5 1 (12.50%) Demand Forecasting
5 1 (12.50%) Operational Acceptance Testing

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
1 1 (12.50%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) DataStage
1 2 (25.00%) DB2
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Mainframe
2 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Unix
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) AIX
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Data Management
1 5 (62.50%) Software Testing
2 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 4 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 4 (50.00%) Test Strategy
3 3 (37.50%) Integration Testing
3 3 (37.50%) People Management
4 2 (25.00%) Data Cleansing
4 2 (25.00%) ETL
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
5 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (12.50%) Change Management
5 1 (12.50%) Migration
5 1 (12.50%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (12.50%) Test Management
5 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (12.50%) V-Model
5 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
1 1 (12.50%) ISEB
1 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (62.50%) QA
2 1 (12.50%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Cognizant
1 3 (37.50%) SAP
2 2 (25.00%) IBM
2 2 (25.00%) IBM Sterling
2 2 (25.00%) Informatica
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle