The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Manager
Rank 64 75 66
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 24 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 2.66% 0.97% 0.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.77% 1.04% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 21 7 6
Average salary £48,500 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.35% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £38,125
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £68,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
865 868 624
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 95.90% 93.13% 95.41%
Number of salaries quoted 752 760 520
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Test Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Manager within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015. 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
Northampton +9 16 £49,250 +26.28%
Test Manager
East Midlands

Test Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire region that cited Test 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 Test Manager in their job title.

1 23 (69.70%) Finance
2 21 (63.64%) Test Management
2 21 (63.64%) Test Strategy
3 20 (60.61%) User Acceptance Testing
4 19 (57.58%) Banking
4 19 (57.58%) Stakeholder Management
4 19 (57.58%) Continuous Improvement
5 18 (54.55%) Configuration Management
6 17 (51.52%) System Testing
6 17 (51.52%) Demand Management
7 15 (45.45%) Project Management
8 7 (21.21%) SQL
8 7 (21.21%) Retail
9 6 (18.18%) QA
9 6 (18.18%) Load Testing
9 6 (18.18%) IBM
10 3 (9.09%) ISEB
10 3 (9.09%) PMI
10 3 (9.09%) PMI Certification
10 3 (9.09%) EPoS
10 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
10 3 (9.09%) ISO 9001
10 3 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (9.09%) Law
10 3 (9.09%) CSQA
10 3 (9.09%) ISTQB
10 3 (9.09%) Automation Testing
10 3 (9.09%) Mentoring
10 3 (9.09%) Resource Management
11 2 (6.06%) Validation

Test Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire region that cited Test 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 Test Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 23 (69.70%) Finance
2 19 (57.58%) Banking
3 7 (21.21%) Retail
4 3 (9.09%) Law
5 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
6 1 (3.03%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) PMI
1 3 (9.09%) EPoS
2 2 (6.06%) IVR
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (63.64%) Test Management
1 21 (63.64%) Test Strategy
2 20 (60.61%) User Acceptance Testing
3 19 (57.58%) Stakeholder Management
3 19 (57.58%) Continuous Improvement
4 18 (54.55%) Configuration Management
5 17 (51.52%) Demand Management
5 17 (51.52%) System Testing
6 15 (45.45%) Project Management
7 6 (18.18%) Load Testing
8 3 (9.09%) Automation Testing
8 3 (9.09%) Mentoring
8 3 (9.09%) Resource Management
8 3 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (6.06%) Validation
10 1 (3.03%) Use Case
10 1 (3.03%) Software Testing
10 1 (3.03%) Web Development
10 1 (3.03%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.21%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) ISEB
1 3 (9.09%) PMI Certification
1 3 (9.09%) ISTQB
1 3 (9.09%) CSQA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.18%) QA
2 3 (9.09%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 6 (18.18%) IBM
Northamptonshire
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