The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Basingstoke 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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Manager
Rank - 79 69
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 0 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke - 0.14% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.15% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 4
Average salary - £52,500 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -22.22%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Test Manager
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Basingstoke 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
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
520 666 680
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 92.86% 96.38% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 429 496 541
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Test Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

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

Test Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Test Manager
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

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

Test Manager Salary Trend in Basingstoke

Test Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Basingstoke 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 6 (100.00%) Test Management
1 6 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (83.33%) SC Cleared
2 5 (83.33%) DV Cleared
2 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) TestDirector
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 5 (83.33%) ISTQB
3 4 (66.67%) Retail
3 4 (66.67%) ISEB
3 4 (66.67%) Software Distribution
3 4 (66.67%) Telecoms
4 2 (33.33%) Performance Engineering
4 2 (33.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 2 (33.33%) System Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Fujitsu
4 2 (33.33%) Performance Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Integration Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Change Management
4 2 (33.33%) Regression Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Banking
5 1 (16.67%) Migration
5 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (16.67%) Strategic Planning
5 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
5 1 (16.67%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Test Automation

Test Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Basingstoke 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 5 (83.33%) TestDirector
2 1 (16.67%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 4 (66.67%) Retail
3 1 (16.67%) Banking
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Test Management
2 4 (66.67%) Software Distribution
3 2 (33.33%) Performance Engineering
3 2 (33.33%) System Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Change Management
3 2 (33.33%) Regression Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
4 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) ISTQB
1 5 (83.33%) SC Cleared
1 5 (83.33%) DV Cleared
1 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) ISEB
3 2 (33.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Systems Management
1 6 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Fujitsu
2 1 (16.67%) Green Hat