Period
to 16 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear with a requirement for Test Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Test Management over the 6 months to 16 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Management
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
16 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 103 94
Rank change year-on-year +24 -9 -10
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 1 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 0.13% 0.089% 0.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.10% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 6
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £55,000 £40,000 £35,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +37.50% +13.48% -32.86%
10th Percentile £52,500 £37,500 £30,495
90th Percentile £57,500 £42,500 £43,750
North East median annual salary £55,000 £41,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year +34.15% +57.69% -50.48%

Test Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Tyne and Wear
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 644 955 875
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 84.63% 84.66% 87.24%
Number of salaries quoted 555 811 729
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £39,513 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.22% +6.67% +3.45%
10th Percentile £22,950 £25,750 £24,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £53,237
North East median annual salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.50% - +9.59%

Test Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing Test Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for Test Management in Tyne and Wear

Test Management
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Salary trend for Test Management in Tyne and Wear

Test Management
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 Management within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 16 October 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +16 1 £55,000 +37.50% 1
Test Management
North East

For the 6 months to 16 October 2017, IT jobs citing Test Management also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for Test Management.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC

Test Management
Co-occurring 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Test Manager
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification