The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Manager
Rank 79 64 77
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 3 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.31% 1.00% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 1.07% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 4
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% -19.04%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Test Manager
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 South Yorkshire 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
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
919 657 856
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 95.93% 93.99% 96.18%
Number of salaries quoted 759 541 689
Average salary £35,500 £37,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.33% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Test Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Test Manager Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Test Manager
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Test Manager Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

Test Manager
Top 14 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (50.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (50.00%) Retail
3 1 (25.00%) JIRA
3 1 (25.00%) Selenium
3 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (25.00%) TestDirector
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) Bugzilla

Test Manager
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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.

Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (25.00%) Bugzilla
2 1 (25.00%) JIRA
2 1 (25.00%) Selenium
2 1 (25.00%) TestDirector
General
1 2 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 2 (50.00%) Retail
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (50.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center