The first table below looks at the demand for the Test Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Somerset region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Manager
Rank 72 66 57
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 1 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.15% 0.15% 0.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.15% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 4
Average salary £55,000 - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Job Titles Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
638 646 468
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 95.80% 96.85% 97.70%
Number of salaries quoted 542 591 455
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £33,950
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +3.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Test Manager
South West

Test Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Test Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Test Manager
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Test Manager Salary Trend in Somerset

Test Manager
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Manager within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
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Vacancies
Bath - 1 £55,000 -
Test Manager
South West

Test Manager
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 5 (100.00%) Back Office
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
1 5 (100.00%) Test Management
1 5 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 5 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (60.00%) ISEB
3 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (20.00%) ISO 9001
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Information Management
3 1 (20.00%) Wealth Management
3 1 (20.00%) Data Migration

Test Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 5 (100.00%) Back Office
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Test Management
1 5 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 5 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Information Management
3 1 (20.00%) Wealth Management
3 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) ISO 9001