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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Manager
Rank 70 81 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 2 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.28% 0.42% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.43% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £54,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +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
679 696 765
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 95.77% 96.94% 96.84%
Number of salaries quoted 546 614 638
Median salary £37,281 £36,018 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.50% +2.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 10 December 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
Durham +15 2 - -
Test Manager
England

Test Manager Skill Set
Top 19 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (100.00%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Integration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Data Management
2 2 (66.67%) SAP
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
3 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (33.33%) Validation
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (33.33%) Test Management

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:

General
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Data Management
2 2 (66.67%) Integration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Test Management
3 1 (33.33%) Validation
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) SAP