The first table below looks at the demand for the Testing Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Testing Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 29 July 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 West region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Testing Manager
Rank 246 - 238
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Testing Manager 1 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.014% - 0.093%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% - 0.097%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 5
Average salary £40,000 - £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £69,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-35.25% +32.38%
Job Titles Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6762 6872 7206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.77% 94.81% 96.20%
Number of salaries quoted 5477 5884 6339
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Testing Manager
England

Testing Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Testing Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Testing Manager
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Testing Manager Salary Trend in the North West

Testing Manager
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Testing Manager within the North West region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Merseyside - 1 £40,000 -
Testing Manager
England

Testing Manager
Top 28 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West region that cited Testing 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 Testing Manager in their job title.

1 7 (87.50%) Degree
1 7 (87.50%) Computer Science
1 7 (87.50%) EAI
1 7 (87.50%) SOA
1 7 (87.50%) Red Hat
1 7 (87.50%) Middleware
1 7 (87.50%) Project Management
1 7 (87.50%) Release Management
1 7 (87.50%) Integration Testing
1 7 (87.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 7 (87.50%) Java
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
1 7 (87.50%) .NET
1 7 (87.50%) DB2
1 7 (87.50%) Web Services
1 7 (87.50%) ITIL
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
1 7 (87.50%) Linux
1 7 (87.50%) Change Management
1 7 (87.50%) Disaster Recovery
1 7 (87.50%) Software Testing
2 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
2 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (12.50%) ERP
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Test Management
2 1 (12.50%) ISEB
2 1 (12.50%) QA

Testing Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West region that cited Testing 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 Testing Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) DB2
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) .NET
1 7 (87.50%) Web Services
1 7 (87.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
1 7 (87.50%) Linux
1 7 (87.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) EAI
1 7 (87.50%) SOA
1 7 (87.50%) Project Management
1 7 (87.50%) Change Management
1 7 (87.50%) Disaster Recovery
1 7 (87.50%) Software Testing
1 7 (87.50%) Release Management
1 7 (87.50%) Integration Testing
1 7 (87.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) ERP
2 1 (12.50%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) Java
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) ISEB
2 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Red Hat
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle