The first table below looks at the demand for the Test Manager role 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 Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the North East region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Manager
Rank 75 53 68
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 1 15 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.14% 2.02% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 2.09% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1 14 3
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -17.39%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Job Titles Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
701 717 802
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 96.29% 96.76% 95.93%
Number of salaries quoted 597 617 662
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Test Manager
England

Test Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

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
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 Manager within the North East region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -10 1 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Test Manager
England

Test Manager
Top 27 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 2 (66.67%) ISEB
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) QA
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
2 1 (33.33%) Business Development
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Security Testing
2 1 (33.33%) V-Model
2 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Business Development
2 1 (33.33%) Security Testing
2 1 (33.33%) V-Model
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ISEB
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) IBM
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 11 days ago