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

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Manager
Rank 92 60 90
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 9 41 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 0.70% 3.47% 0.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.73% 3.57% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 3 21 7
Average salary £45,000 £45,150 £58,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.33% -22.15%
UK excluding London average salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+3.00% -
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 Nottinghamshire 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
Nottinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1241 1148 1030
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 96.95% 97.04% 95.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1019 872 909
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,458 £55,000 £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 Nottinghamshire

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

Test Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

Test Manager
Salary Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Test Manager Salary Trend in Nottinghamshire

Test Manager
Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Manager within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 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
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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
Nottingham -29 9 £45,000 -0.33%
Test Manager
East Midlands

Test Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 17 (94.44%) ISTQB
2 13 (72.22%) Test Strategy
3 11 (61.11%) ISEB
4 10 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (50.00%) Test Management
6 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (38.89%) Automated Testing
7 6 (33.33%) Project Management
8 5 (27.78%) Test Automation
9 4 (22.22%) Open Source
9 4 (22.22%) Waterfall
9 4 (22.22%) Manual Testing
9 4 (22.22%) V-Model
9 4 (22.22%) SDLC
9 4 (22.22%) Degree
10 3 (16.67%) Performance Testing
10 3 (16.67%) Integration Testing
10 3 (16.67%) Selenium
10 3 (16.67%) Scrum
10 3 (16.67%) SAP
10 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
10 3 (16.67%) HP
10 3 (16.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
10 3 (16.67%) Gherkin
10 3 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
11 2 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (11.11%) Line Management
11 2 (11.11%) SAP BW
11 2 (11.11%) Finance
11 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery

Test Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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.

Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Selenium
2 2 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
1 2 (11.11%) Retail
2 1 (5.56%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) Gherkin
2 1 (5.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Telematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) Test Strategy
2 9 (50.00%) Test Management
3 7 (38.89%) Automated Testing
3 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (33.33%) Project Management
5 5 (27.78%) Test Automation
6 4 (22.22%) Open Source
6 4 (22.22%) Waterfall
6 4 (22.22%) Manual Testing
6 4 (22.22%) V-Model
6 4 (22.22%) SDLC
7 3 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (16.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 3 (16.67%) Performance Testing
7 3 (16.67%) Integration Testing
7 3 (16.67%) Scrum
8 2 (11.11%) CRM
8 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
8 2 (11.11%) Line Management
9 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 17 (94.44%) ISTQB
2 11 (61.11%) ISEB
3 4 (22.22%) Degree
4 1 (5.56%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) SAP
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 3 (16.67%) HP
2 1 (5.56%) OpenText