The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Northampton region that had Test Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Manager
Northamptonshire / Northampton
Rank 51 - 58
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 2 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 0.50% - 0.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% - 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 4
Median salary £41,250 - £48,000
90% offered a salary of more than £40,250 - £47,150
10% offered a salary of more than £42,250 - £53,050
UK excluding London median salary £53,500 £53,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+0.94% +6.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northampton 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
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
385 548 509
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 96.49% 98.56% 95.86%
Number of salaries quoted 315 376 477
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,750 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £51,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.19% +5.00%

Test Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

The demand trend of job ads across the Northampton region that featured Test Manager in the job title.

Test Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

Test Manager
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Test Manager Salary Trend in Northampton

Test Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 Northampton region featuring Test Manager in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 4 (66.67%) Test Scripting
3 3 (50.00%) QA
3 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) Automation Testing
5 1 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (16.67%) Retail
5 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Infor M3
5 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
5 1 (16.67%) Load Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Test Management
5 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
5 1 (16.67%) System Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
5 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (16.67%) Change Management
5 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Migration
5 1 (16.67%) Google
5 1 (16.67%) Statistics
5 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
5 1 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
5 1 (16.67%) ERP
5 1 (16.67%) IBM
5 1 (16.67%) ISEB

Test Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Infor M3
General
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 4 (66.67%) Test Scripting
3 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) Automation Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Change Management
5 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
5 1 (16.67%) ERP
5 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Load Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Migration
5 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
5 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
5 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Statistics
5 1 (16.67%) System Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ISEB
1 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
1 1 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Google
1 1 (16.67%) IBM