The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Worcestershire 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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Manager
Rank 38 - 52
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 5 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 2.09% - 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.12% - 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 1
Average salary £40,250 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Test Manager
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Worcestershire 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
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
236 274 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 98.74% 97.86% 96.75%
Number of salaries quoted 221 250 227
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Test Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

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

Test Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

Test Manager
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

Test Manager Salary Trend in Worcestershire

Test Manager
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Manager within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 28 November 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
Worcester - 4 £40,250 -
Test Manager
West Midlands

Test Manager
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 4 (66.67%) PL/SQL
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
1 4 (66.67%) Toad
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (50.00%) SQLPlus
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Statistics
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) SAP
3 1 (16.67%) QA
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) System Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
3 1 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
3 1 (16.67%) Test Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Coaching
3 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills

Test Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Toad
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Statistics
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) System Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
3 1 (16.67%) Test Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) PL/SQL
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
1 1 (16.67%) SAP