The first table below looks at the demand for the Test Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the West Sussex region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Manager
Rank 93 90 103
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 20 24 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.42% 1.64% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.48% 1.70% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 18 14 6
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Job Titles Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1347 1412 1336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 95.94% 96.25% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1180 1181 1128
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £24,650
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £58,500 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Test Manager
South East

Test Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Test Manager Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Test Manager
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Test Manager Salary Trend in West Sussex

Test Manager
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Manager across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

Test Manager Salary Histogram in West Sussex

Test Manager
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Manager within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Horsham - 12 £55,000 - 2
Crawley - 2 £55,000 -
Gatwick -12 1 £50,500 +12.22%
Test Manager
South East

Test Manager
Top 23 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 14 (70.00%) Finance
1 14 (70.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 14 (70.00%) Test Strategy
2 12 (60.00%) QA
3 8 (40.00%) Advertising
4 5 (25.00%) Banking
5 4 (20.00%) Investment Banking
6 2 (10.00%) SLA
6 2 (10.00%) Degree
6 2 (10.00%) Physics
6 2 (10.00%) Validation
6 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (10.00%) QuickTest Pro
6 2 (10.00%) QADirector
6 2 (10.00%) Test Management
6 2 (10.00%) System Testing
6 2 (10.00%) Test Automation
6 2 (10.00%) E-business
7 1 (5.00%) Automation Testing
7 1 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (5.00%) LoadRunner
7 1 (5.00%) HP
7 1 (5.00%) TestDirector

Test Manager
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 2 (10.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (10.00%) QADirector
2 1 (5.00%) TestDirector
2 1 (5.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 14 (70.00%) Finance
2 8 (40.00%) Advertising
3 5 (25.00%) Banking
4 4 (20.00%) Investment Banking
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Physics
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 14 (70.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (10.00%) E-business
2 2 (10.00%) Validation
2 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (10.00%) Test Management
2 2 (10.00%) System Testing
2 2 (10.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (5.00%) Automation Testing
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (60.00%) QA
2 2 (10.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) HP
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Posted: 23 hours ago
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