The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Northamptonshire region that had Test Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Manager
Rank 67 73 83
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 2 8 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.32% 0.87% 1.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.89% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 11
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -15.88%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Test Manager
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northamptonshire 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
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
588 902 963
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 95.30% 98.58% 97.17%
Number of salaries quoted 401 803 884
Median salary £36,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Test Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Test Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Test Manager
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Test Manager Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

Test Manager
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Manager within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
Northampton +10 2 £52,500 +16.66%
Test Manager
East Midlands

Test Manager Skill Set
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 Northamptonshire region featuring Test Manager in the job title.

1 9 (90.00%) QA
2 7 (70.00%) Performance Testing
2 7 (70.00%) Regression Testing
2 7 (70.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (30.00%) Test Strategy
4 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (10.00%) Google
5 1 (10.00%) Test Management
5 1 (10.00%) Change Management
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Manual Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (10.00%) Automation Testing
5 1 (10.00%) ISEB

Test Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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:

Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Mentoring
1 7 (70.00%) Performance Testing
1 7 (70.00%) Regression Testing
2 3 (30.00%) Test Strategy
3 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Automation Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Change Management
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (10.00%) Manual Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Test Management
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (90.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Google