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 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 75 75 69
Rank change year-on-year
0 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 12 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.29% 0.64% 0.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.34% 0.67% 1.04%
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
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
897 898 675
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 96.76% 96.46% 95.34%
Number of salaries quoted 758 748 558
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,150
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Manager within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 3 March 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Sheffield -6 12 £45,250 -13.80% 1
Test Manager
Yorkshire

Test Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 12 (80.00%) HP Quality Center
2 11 (73.33%) JIRA
2 11 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (73.33%) Finance
3 10 (66.67%) Test Planning
4 9 (60.00%) Test Management
4 9 (60.00%) Banking
5 8 (53.33%) Performance Testing
6 6 (40.00%) ISTQB
7 5 (33.33%) Load Testing
7 5 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
8 4 (26.67%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (20.00%) QA
9 3 (20.00%) FitNesse
9 3 (20.00%) Web Testing
9 3 (20.00%) Functional Testing
9 3 (20.00%) Mentoring
9 3 (20.00%) Automated Testing
9 3 (20.00%) Software Testing
9 3 (20.00%) HP
9 3 (20.00%) ISEB
9 3 (20.00%) QuickTest Pro
9 3 (20.00%) SQL
10 2 (13.33%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (13.33%) LoadRunner
10 2 (13.33%) People Management
10 2 (13.33%) Retail
11 1 (6.67%) Project Management
11 1 (6.67%) Quality Management
11 1 (6.67%) MS Project

Test Manager
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Project
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
Development Applications
1 11 (73.33%) JIRA
2 3 (20.00%) FitNesse
2 3 (20.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (13.33%) LoadRunner
General
1 11 (73.33%) Finance
2 9 (60.00%) Banking
3 2 (13.33%) Retail
3 2 (13.33%) Pharmaceutical
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (66.67%) Test Planning
3 9 (60.00%) Test Management
4 8 (53.33%) Performance Testing
5 5 (33.33%) Load Testing
5 5 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
6 4 (26.67%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (20.00%) Functional Testing
7 3 (20.00%) Mentoring
7 3 (20.00%) Automated Testing
7 3 (20.00%) Software Testing
7 3 (20.00%) Web Testing
8 2 (13.33%) People Management
9 1 (6.67%) Project Management
9 1 (6.67%) Quality Management
9 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (20.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 12 (80.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) HP
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
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Salary: £42000 - £47000 per annum
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