The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Tyne and Wear region that had Test Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Manager
Rank 67 63 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 1 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.18% 1.39% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 1.45% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Median salary £40,000 £37,438 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.84% -
UK excluding London median 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
521 482 634
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 95.42% 95.63% 98.60%
Number of salaries quoted 443 405 458
Median salary £37,900 £37,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.06% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Test Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

The demand trend of job ads across the Tyne and Wear region that featured Test Manager in the job title.

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
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Manager within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne -8 1 £40,000 +6.84%
Test Manager
North East

Test Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, Test Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Tyne and Wear region featuring Test Manager in the job title.

1 3 (60.00%) Mainframe
1 3 (60.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Cognizant
1 3 (60.00%) QA
1 3 (60.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (40.00%) Data Cleansing
2 2 (40.00%) IBM Sterling
2 2 (40.00%) Informatica
2 2 (40.00%) DataStage
2 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (40.00%) ETL
2 2 (40.00%) IBM
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Data Management
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) DB2
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Unix
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) AIX
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (20.00%) Validation
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) DataStage
1 2 (40.00%) DB2
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) AIX
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Data Cleansing
2 2 (40.00%) Data Management
2 2 (40.00%) ETL
3 1 (20.00%) Automation Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Test Management
3 1 (20.00%) Validation
3 1 (20.00%) V-Model
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) ISEB
2 1 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) QA
2 1 (20.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Cognizant
2 2 (40.00%) IBM
2 2 (40.00%) IBM Sterling
2 2 (40.00%) Informatica
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle