The table below looks at the statistics for Test Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Management over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Management
Rank 67 59 58
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -1
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 6 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.90% 0.20% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.07% 0.24% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 3
Average salary £52,500 £26,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+98.11% -18.46%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
Test Management
North East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Tyne and Wear region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
562 416 383
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 84.13% 81.89% 78.32%
Number of salaries quoted 436 374 330
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,586 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,730 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Test Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Management across the Tyne and Wear region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Management Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Test Management
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Test Management across the Tyne and Wear region.

Test Management Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

Test Management
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Management within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 21 October 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
(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
Newcastle upon Tyne -3 6 £52,500 +98.11% 3
Test Management
North East

Test Management
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing Test Management also 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 that cited Test Management.

1 5 (62.50%) Management Information System
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
1 5 (62.50%) UNIX
1 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
1 5 (62.50%) Functional Testing
1 5 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (25.00%) Capacity Management
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (25.00%) Customer Engagement
2 2 (25.00%) EMC
2 2 (25.00%) SAN
2 2 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Testing
3 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (12.50%) LoadRunner

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing Test Management also 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 that cited Test Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) SAN
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (12.50%) LoadRunner
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Team Leader
2 5 (62.50%) Analyst
2 5 (62.50%) Test Analyst
2 5 (62.50%) Test Team Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Storage Architect
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Management Information System
1 5 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Functional Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Capacity Management
2 2 (25.00%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) EMC
2 2 (25.00%) VMware
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + pension, health care, bonus
Posted: 12 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: £45,000 per annum DOE + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago