The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Manager role 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 Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Manager
Rank - - 52
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear - - 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Test Manager
North East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Tyne and Wear 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
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
423 476 343
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 98.14% 94.44% 98.56%
Number of salaries quoted 370 408 283
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Test Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Test Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Test Manager
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Test Manager Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

Test Manager
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) Disclosure Scotland

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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.

Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) Disclosure Scotland