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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Manager
Rank 77 82 72
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 1 7 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.13% 0.80% 1.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.82% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 7
Average salary - £46,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -3.15%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
730 854 922
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 96.82% 98.05% 99.03%
Number of salaries quoted 606 721 745
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 15 (88.24%) Banking
1 15 (88.24%) Finance
1 15 (88.24%) JIRA
1 15 (88.24%) Performance Testing
1 15 (88.24%) HP Quality Center
1 15 (88.24%) Test Planning
2 14 (82.35%) Penetration Testing
3 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (47.06%) ISTQB
4 8 (47.06%) Test Management
5 7 (41.18%) Load Testing
5 7 (41.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 7 (41.18%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 7 (41.18%) People Management
5 7 (41.18%) Presales
6 2 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
7 1 (5.88%) Web Testing
7 1 (5.88%) System Testing
7 1 (5.88%) Functional Testing
7 1 (5.88%) Automation Testing
7 1 (5.88%) QA
7 1 (5.88%) FitNesse
7 1 (5.88%) Automated Testing
7 1 (5.88%) Software Testing
7 1 (5.88%) SQL
7 1 (5.88%) HP
7 1 (5.88%) ISEB
7 1 (5.88%) HP UFT
7 1 (5.88%) LoadRunner

Test Manager
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 15 (88.24%) JIRA
2 1 (5.88%) FitNesse
2 1 (5.88%) HP UFT
2 1 (5.88%) LoadRunner
General
1 15 (88.24%) Banking
1 15 (88.24%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (88.24%) Performance Testing
1 15 (88.24%) Test Planning
2 14 (82.35%) Penetration Testing
3 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (47.06%) Test Management
5 7 (41.18%) Load Testing
5 7 (41.18%) People Management
5 7 (41.18%) Presales
6 2 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (5.88%) Automated Testing
7 1 (5.88%) Automation Testing
7 1 (5.88%) Functional Testing
7 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
7 1 (5.88%) Regression Testing
7 1 (5.88%) Software Testing
7 1 (5.88%) System Testing
7 1 (5.88%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (47.06%) ISTQB
2 7 (41.18%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 7 (41.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (5.88%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
Systems Management
1 15 (88.24%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) HP