The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield 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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Manager
Rank 64 58 55
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 12 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.63% 0.87% 1.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.68% 0.90% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 3
Average salary £45,250 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.80% +5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Test Manager
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Sheffield 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
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
716 667 450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 97.02% 97.09% 93.95%
Number of salaries quoted 609 563 401
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,150 £24,000 £24,150
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Test Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

Test Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Test Manager
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Test Manager Salary Trend in Sheffield

Test Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 12 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
2 11 (91.67%) Finance
2 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (91.67%) JIRA
3 10 (83.33%) Test Planning
4 9 (75.00%) Test Management
4 9 (75.00%) Banking
5 8 (66.67%) Performance Testing
6 6 (50.00%) ISTQB
7 5 (41.67%) Load Testing
7 5 (41.67%) Penetration Testing
8 4 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (25.00%) Web Testing
9 3 (25.00%) Mentoring
9 3 (25.00%) Functional Testing
9 3 (25.00%) Automated Testing
9 3 (25.00%) Software Testing
9 3 (25.00%) FitNesse
9 3 (25.00%) SQL
9 3 (25.00%) HP
9 3 (25.00%) ISEB
9 3 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
10 2 (16.67%) LoadRunner
10 2 (16.67%) People Management
11 1 (8.33%) Project Management
11 1 (8.33%) Quality Management
11 1 (8.33%) MS Project
11 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
11 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
11 1 (8.33%) Incident Management

Test Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 (8.33%) MS Project
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
Development Applications
1 11 (91.67%) JIRA
2 3 (25.00%) FitNesse
2 3 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (16.67%) LoadRunner
General
1 11 (91.67%) Finance
2 9 (75.00%) Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (83.33%) Test Planning
3 9 (75.00%) Test Management
4 8 (66.67%) Performance Testing
5 5 (41.67%) Load Testing
5 5 (41.67%) Penetration Testing
6 4 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (25.00%) Functional Testing
7 3 (25.00%) Mentoring
7 3 (25.00%) Automated Testing
7 3 (25.00%) Software Testing
7 3 (25.00%) Web Testing
8 2 (16.67%) People Management
9 1 (8.33%) Project Management
9 1 (8.33%) Quality Management
9 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (25.00%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 12 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) HP
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
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