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 24 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Manager
Rank 86 83 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 1 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.12% 0.77% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.80% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Median salary £40,000 £37,438 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.84% -
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
760 746 821
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 93.83% 96.01% 98.09%
Number of salaries quoted 679 628 588
Median salary £37,626 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.93% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £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
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 24 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Tyne and Wear -8 1 £40,000 +6.84%
Test Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 6 (66.67%) Software Testing
1 6 (66.67%) QA
2 5 (55.56%) Data Management
3 4 (44.44%) ITIL
3 4 (44.44%) Test Strategy
3 4 (44.44%) Performance Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Integration Testing
4 3 (33.33%) People Management
4 3 (33.33%) Mainframe
4 3 (33.33%) SAP
4 3 (33.33%) Cognizant
5 2 (22.22%) Informatica
5 2 (22.22%) DataStage
5 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (22.22%) ETL
5 2 (22.22%) IBM
5 2 (22.22%) IBM Sterling
5 2 (22.22%) Unix
5 2 (22.22%) Windows
5 2 (22.22%) SQL
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
5 2 (22.22%) DB2
5 2 (22.22%) ISTQB
5 2 (22.22%) Test Management
5 2 (22.22%) Data Cleansing
6 1 (11.11%) V-Model
6 1 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
6 1 (11.11%) User 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 (11.11%) Firewall
1 1 (11.11%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) DataStage
1 2 (22.22%) DB2
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Mainframe
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Unix
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) AIX
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 5 (55.56%) Data Management
3 4 (44.44%) ITIL
3 4 (44.44%) Performance Testing
3 4 (44.44%) Test Strategy
4 3 (33.33%) Integration Testing
4 3 (33.33%) People Management
5 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (22.22%) Data Cleansing
5 2 (22.22%) ETL
5 2 (22.22%) Test Management
6 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity
6 1 (11.11%) Change Management
6 1 (11.11%) Migration
6 1 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (11.11%) Scrum
6 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
6 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (11.11%) Validation
6 1 (11.11%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) ISTQB
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) ISEB
2 1 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (66.67%) QA
2 1 (11.11%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Cognizant
1 3 (33.33%) SAP
2 2 (22.22%) IBM
2 2 (22.22%) IBM Sterling
2 2 (22.22%) Informatica
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle