The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Berkshire region that had Test Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Manager
Rank 186 161 192
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +31
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 27 52 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.61% 1.04% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% 1.09% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 18 46 12
Median salary £55,000 £60,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +48.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £52,500 £36,100
10% offered a salary of more than £70,750 £72,100 £96,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+1.94% +3.00%
Test Manager
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire 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
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4284 4780 5301
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 96.77% 95.73% 95.34%
Number of salaries quoted 3461 3639 3736
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Test Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region that featured Test Manager in the job title.

Test Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Test Manager
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Test Manager Salary Trend in Berkshire

Test Manager
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Manager across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

Test Manager Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Test Manager
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Manager within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidenhead -7 8 £56,250 +2.27%
Slough +17 7 £55,000 -12.00% 1
Reading -3 3 - - 1
Newbury +1 1 £65,000 -
Bracknell -7 1 £50,000 -30.31%
Wokingham - 1 - -
Test Manager
South East

Test Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, 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 Berkshire region featuring Test Manager in the job title.

1 29 (65.91%) Finance
2 24 (54.55%) Test Management
3 17 (38.64%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (34.09%) HP Quality Center
4 15 (34.09%) Test Strategy
5 14 (31.82%) ISTQB
5 14 (31.82%) QA
5 14 (31.82%) HP
6 13 (29.55%) SAP
6 13 (29.55%) Telecoms
6 13 (29.55%) Mentoring
7 11 (25.00%) BDD
7 11 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 10 (22.73%) ISEB
8 10 (22.73%) Project Management
8 10 (22.73%) Logistics
9 9 (20.45%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (20.45%) Ruby
9 9 (20.45%) Java
9 9 (20.45%) Cucumber
9 9 (20.45%) API Testing
9 9 (20.45%) Test Planning
10 8 (18.18%) Performance Testing
10 8 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (18.18%) Programme Management
11 7 (15.91%) Web Services
11 7 (15.91%) Release Management
11 7 (15.91%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 7 (15.91%) DevOps
12 6 (13.64%) Coaching

Test Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 6 (13.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (11.36%) SAP CO
2 5 (11.36%) SAP FI
2 5 (11.36%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.55%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 9 (20.45%) Cucumber
2 2 (4.55%) HP UFT
2 2 (4.55%) JIRA
2 2 (4.55%) JMeter
2 2 (4.55%) Selenium
2 2 (4.55%) SoapUI
2 2 (4.55%) Zephyr
3 1 (2.27%) LoadRunner
3 1 (2.27%) Subversion
General
1 29 (65.91%) Finance
2 13 (29.55%) Telecoms
3 6 (13.64%) Banking
3 6 (13.64%) Electronics
3 6 (13.64%) Games
3 6 (13.64%) Manufacturing
3 6 (13.64%) Marketing
3 6 (13.64%) Retail
4 1 (2.27%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.91%) Web Services
2 2 (4.55%) SOAP
3 1 (2.27%) HTML
3 1 (2.27%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (54.55%) Test Management
2 17 (38.64%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (34.09%) Test Strategy
4 13 (29.55%) Mentoring
5 11 (25.00%) BDD
5 11 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 10 (22.73%) Logistics
6 10 (22.73%) Project Management
7 9 (20.45%) API Testing
7 9 (20.45%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (20.45%) Test Planning
8 8 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (18.18%) Performance Testing
8 8 (18.18%) Programme Management
9 7 (15.91%) DevOps
9 7 (15.91%) Release Management
10 6 (13.64%) Business Development
10 6 (13.64%) Coaching
10 6 (13.64%) Defect Management
10 6 (13.64%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 9 (20.45%) Java
1 9 (20.45%) Ruby
2 6 (13.64%) Groovy
3 1 (2.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (31.82%) ISTQB
2 10 (22.73%) ISEB
3 7 (15.91%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 2 (4.55%) Degree
5 1 (2.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (31.82%) QA
2 1 (2.27%) COSO
Systems Management
1 15 (34.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (31.82%) HP
2 13 (29.55%) SAP
3 1 (2.27%) Citrix
3 1 (2.27%) VMware
Slough, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus Excellent Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago