The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Abingdon 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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Manager
Rank 40 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 0.60% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £55,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Test Manager
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Abingdon 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
Abingdon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
165 70 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 98.21% 97.22% 97.96%
Number of salaries quoted 140 65 96
Average salary £33,000 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.50% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £20,900 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Test Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

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

Test Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

Test Manager
Salary Trend in Abingdon

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

Test Manager Salary Trend in Abingdon

Test Manager
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Abingdon 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 8 (88.89%) Retail
1 8 (88.89%) Software Testing
1 8 (88.89%) Test Strategy
2 5 (55.56%) Service Delivery
2 5 (55.56%) ISTQB
2 5 (55.56%) Waterfall
2 5 (55.56%) QA
3 3 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (33.33%) Bugzilla
3 3 (33.33%) JIRA
3 3 (33.33%) TestDirector
3 3 (33.33%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (22.22%) C
5 1 (11.11%) Finance

Test Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Abingdon 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 3 (33.33%) TestDirector
1 3 (33.33%) QuickTest Pro
1 3 (33.33%) Bugzilla
1 3 (33.33%) JIRA
General
1 8 (88.89%) Retail
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Software Testing
1 8 (88.89%) Test Strategy
2 5 (55.56%) Service Delivery
2 5 (55.56%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (55.56%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) HP Quality Center