Period
to 22 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Test Manager was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in the North East during the 6 months to 22 July 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Manager
England > North East
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 98 112 118
Rank change year-on-year +14 +6 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 6 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.49% 0.52% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.55% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 1
North East median annual salary £37,500 £70,000 £37,438
Median salary % change year-on-year -46.43% +86.98% -16.81%
10th Percentile £32,500 £45,000 £36,335
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £38,540
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,750 £52,500
% change year-on-year +3.14% +6.19% -4.55%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
North East
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1173 1460 1525
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 96.54% 95.30% 96.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1037 1289 1290
North East median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10th Percentile £22,500 £23,480 £25,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Test Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings that featured Test Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Test Manager in the North East

Test Manager
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Salary trend for Test Manager in the North East

Test Manager
Salary Histogram in the North East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Manager in the North East over the 6 months to 22 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Manager in the North East

Test Manager
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Manager within the North East region over the 6 months to 22 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +26 4 £36,250 -34.09% 1
Durham -17 2 £75,000 +7.14%
Test Manager
England

Test Manager Skill Set
Top 27 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 22 July 2017, 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 North East region featuring Test Manager in the job title.

1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
1 4 (66.67%) Performance Management
2 2 (33.33%) SAP
2 2 (33.33%) CRM
2 2 (33.33%) SAP Certification
2 2 (33.33%) SAP BW
2 2 (33.33%) Benchmarking
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 2 (33.33%) Line Management
2 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (33.33%) People Management
2 2 (33.33%) Programme Delivery
2 2 (33.33%) Service Management
2 2 (33.33%) Quality Management
2 2 (33.33%) Process Management
2 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (33.33%) Automotive
2 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (33.33%) Supplier Management
2 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 2 (33.33%) QA
2 2 (33.33%) Release Management
2 2 (33.33%) SAP IS-U
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement

Test Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) SAP IS-U
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SAP BW
General
1 2 (33.33%) Automotive
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
1 4 (66.67%) Performance Management
2 2 (33.33%) Benchmarking
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (33.33%) CRM
2 2 (33.33%) Line Management
2 2 (33.33%) People Management
2 2 (33.33%) Process Management
2 2 (33.33%) Programme Delivery
2 2 (33.33%) Quality Management
2 2 (33.33%) Release Management
2 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 2 (33.33%) Service Management
2 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (33.33%) Supplier Management
2 2 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) SAP
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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