The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Nottingham 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 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Manager
Rank 92 87 75
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 9 9 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.77% 0.89% 1.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.80% 0.92% 1.93%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 11
Average salary £41,674 £43,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.19% -8.42%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Test Manager
Nottinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Nottingham 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
Nottingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1121 980 935
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 96.47% 97.32% 96.19%
Number of salaries quoted 855 775 822
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Test Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

Test Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

Test Manager
Salary Trend in Nottingham

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

Test Manager Salary Trend in Nottingham

Test Manager
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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 13 (76.47%) Test Strategy
2 11 (64.71%) ISTQB
3 7 (41.18%) ISEB
3 7 (41.18%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (29.41%) Test Management
4 5 (29.41%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (23.53%) Project Management
5 4 (23.53%) Project Planning
5 4 (23.53%) Degree
5 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (23.53%) Automated Testing
5 4 (23.53%) Manual Testing
5 4 (23.53%) V-Model
5 4 (23.53%) Open Source
5 4 (23.53%) Waterfall
5 4 (23.53%) Test Planning
5 4 (23.53%) Validation
6 2 (11.76%) Supplier Management
6 2 (11.76%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (11.76%) Portfolio Management
7 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
7 1 (5.88%) People Management
7 1 (5.88%) QA
7 1 (5.88%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
7 1 (5.88%) Risk Management
7 1 (5.88%) Finance
7 1 (5.88%) Pharmaceutical

Test Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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.

General
1 1 (5.88%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (23.53%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) Test Strategy
2 5 (29.41%) Test Management
2 5 (29.41%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (23.53%) Automated Testing
3 4 (23.53%) Project Management
3 4 (23.53%) Validation
3 4 (23.53%) Manual Testing
3 4 (23.53%) V-Model
3 4 (23.53%) Waterfall
3 4 (23.53%) Test Planning
3 4 (23.53%) Project Planning
4 2 (11.76%) Portfolio Management
4 2 (11.76%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (11.76%) Supplier Management
5 1 (5.88%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) Risk Management
5 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.88%) People Management
Qualifications
1 11 (64.71%) ISTQB
2 7 (41.18%) ISEB
3 4 (23.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA