The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Testing Manager
Rank - - 248
Permanent jobs requiring a Testing Manager 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - - 0.056%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.058%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £45,000 £48,750
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -7.69%
Testing 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 West 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 West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7087 6412 6868
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.18% 94.47% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 5970 5501 5910
Average salary £38,500 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.47% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Top 21 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) DB2
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) EAI
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) Middleware
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Release Management
1 2 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 2 (100.00%) DB2
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) EAI
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Release Management
1 2 (100.00%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat