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 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Management
Rank 60 63 59
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 16 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 2.58% 0.55% 1.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.34% 0.72% 1.86%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 8
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £32,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +22.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,750 £40,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £44,750
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.70% -
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
479 415 483
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 77.38% 76.15% 77.53%
Number of salaries quoted 399 367 412
Average salary £37,500 £35,232 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.43% +0.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,636 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,600 £52,500 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Management across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

Test Management Salary Histogram 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 April 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
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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 +4 12 £41,250 +3.12% 3
Prudhoe - 4 £50,000 -
Test Management
North East

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 9 (50.00%) Banking
1 9 (50.00%) Test Planning
2 8 (44.44%) Internet
2 8 (44.44%) SQL
2 8 (44.44%) ATM
3 6 (33.33%) Cisco
3 6 (33.33%) VMware
3 6 (33.33%) Online Banking
3 6 (33.33%) Degree
3 6 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 5 (27.78%) Retail Banking
4 5 (27.78%) Relational Database
4 5 (27.78%) TSYS
4 5 (27.78%) Process Improvement
4 5 (27.78%) Test Strategy
4 5 (27.78%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (27.78%) Retail
4 5 (27.78%) Oracle
4 5 (27.78%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (27.78%) RDBMS
5 4 (22.22%) UNIX
5 4 (22.22%) IVR
5 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (16.67%) Spanning Tree
6 3 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
6 3 (16.67%) F5
6 3 (16.67%) VLAN
6 3 (16.67%) JNCIS
6 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (16.67%) Load Balancing

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

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.11%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (44.44%) ATM
1 8 (44.44%) Internet
2 3 (16.67%) MPLS
2 3 (16.67%) OSPF
2 3 (16.67%) BGP
2 3 (16.67%) DSL
2 3 (16.67%) EIGRP
2 3 (16.67%) L2TP
2 3 (16.67%) X.21
2 3 (16.67%) Firewall
2 3 (16.67%) IPsec
2 3 (16.67%) VLAN
2 3 (16.67%) Broadband
2 3 (16.67%) ISDN
2 3 (16.67%) VoIP
2 3 (16.67%) PPP
2 3 (16.67%) SNMP
2 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 3 (16.67%) DNS
2 3 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (27.78%) RDBMS
1 5 (27.78%) Relational Database
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.56%) JIRA
2 1 (5.56%) Selenium
2 1 (5.56%) Rational Functional Tester
General
1 9 (50.00%) Banking
2 5 (27.78%) Retail
2 5 (27.78%) Retail Banking
3 2 (11.11%) Aerospace
4 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Analyst
1 8 (44.44%) Test Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Team Leader
3 2 (11.11%) .NET Team Leader
3 2 (11.11%) Tester
3 2 (11.11%) Platform Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) EMC Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Storage Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) EMC Storage Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) DHTML
1 2 (11.11%) HTML
1 2 (11.11%) .NET
1 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET
1 2 (11.11%) CSS
1 2 (11.11%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Online Banking
2 4 (22.22%) IVR
2 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Test Planning
2 6 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 5 (27.78%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (27.78%) Process Improvement
3 5 (27.78%) Test Strategy
4 3 (16.67%) Load Balancing
4 3 (16.67%) Programme Management
4 3 (16.67%) Network Design
5 2 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (11.11%) Software Architecture
5 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (11.11%) MVC
5 2 (11.11%) Capacity Management
6 1 (5.56%) Functional Testing
6 1 (5.56%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) VB
2 2 (11.11%) VB.NET
2 2 (11.11%) VB6
2 2 (11.11%) C#
2 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) Degree
2 3 (16.67%) JNCIS
2 3 (16.67%) CCSP
2 3 (16.67%) CCNP
2 3 (16.67%) CCDP
2 3 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (11.11%) MCSD
4 1 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (5.56%) ISTQB
4 1 (5.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) VMware ESX
1 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Cisco
1 6 (33.33%) VMware
2 5 (27.78%) TSYS
2 5 (27.78%) Oracle
3 3 (16.67%) Cognizant
3 3 (16.67%) EMC
3 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (16.67%) F5
4 2 (11.11%) IBM
4 2 (11.11%) Citrix
5 1 (5.56%) HP
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From entry-Level up to £45,000 per annum DOE + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Cognizant
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Cititec
Salary: £35k - 40k per year + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago