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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Manager
South East / Berkshire
Rank 171 188 167
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 14 30 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.41% 0.58% 1.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.62% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 10 24 47
Median salary £77,000 £58,750 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+31.06% +2.17%
UK excluding London median salary £53,500 £53,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+0.94% +6.00%

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
3290 4878 5277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 95.33% 94.92% 95.93%
Number of salaries quoted 2659 4008 3945
Median salary £47,500 £48,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.06% +7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,800 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 24 February 2017.

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 24 February 2017. 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 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
Reading +37 3 £52,500 +2.43% 1
Newbury +3 1 £67,500 +20.00%
Windsor - 1 £70,000 -
Test Manager
South East

Test Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 Berkshire region featuring Test Manager in the job title.

1 27 (61.36%) HP
2 24 (54.55%) HP Quality Center
3 19 (43.18%) Test Management
3 19 (43.18%) Test Strategy
4 16 (36.36%) Finance
5 15 (34.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (34.09%) Performance Testing
6 13 (29.55%) ISTQB
7 12 (27.27%) SAP
8 11 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (22.73%) Oracle
9 10 (22.73%) SDLC
10 9 (20.45%) Mentoring
10 9 (20.45%) JMeter
11 8 (18.18%) ITIL
12 7 (15.91%) ITSM
12 7 (15.91%) LoadRunner
12 7 (15.91%) Waterfall
13 6 (13.64%) Team Foundation Server
13 6 (13.64%) ISEB
13 6 (13.64%) Release Management
13 6 (13.64%) Software Testing
14 5 (11.36%) Incident Management
14 5 (11.36%) Degree
14 5 (11.36%) QA
14 5 (11.36%) ITIL Certification
14 5 (11.36%) SharePoint
14 5 (11.36%) Middleware
14 5 (11.36%) Process Improvement

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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (11.36%) SharePoint
2 4 (9.09%) Oracle Service Bus
2 4 (9.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (6.82%) SAP CO
1 3 (6.82%) SAP FI
1 3 (6.82%) SAP FI/CO
1 3 (6.82%) SAP HR
2 2 (4.55%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.82%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (2.27%) Taleo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.09%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (20.45%) JMeter
2 7 (15.91%) LoadRunner
3 6 (13.64%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (9.09%) Rational Performance Tester
5 1 (2.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (36.36%) Finance
2 1 (2.27%) Banking
2 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.36%) Middleware
2 1 (2.27%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.09%) Computer Science
1 4 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.27%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.27%) Solaris
1 1 (2.27%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (43.18%) Test Management
1 19 (43.18%) Test Strategy
2 15 (34.09%) Performance Testing
2 15 (34.09%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (22.73%) SDLC
5 9 (20.45%) Mentoring
6 8 (18.18%) ITIL
7 7 (15.91%) ITSM
7 7 (15.91%) Waterfall
8 6 (13.64%) Release Management
8 6 (13.64%) Software Testing
9 5 (11.36%) Coaching
9 5 (11.36%) Incident Management
9 5 (11.36%) Process Improvement
10 4 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
10 4 (9.09%) Open Source
10 4 (9.09%) Performance Engineering
10 4 (9.09%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.27%) C#
1 1 (2.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (29.55%) ISTQB
2 6 (13.64%) ISEB
3 5 (11.36%) Degree
3 5 (11.36%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.36%) QA
2 1 (2.27%) COSO
Systems Management
1 24 (54.55%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (6.82%) HP SiteScope
2 3 (6.82%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 27 (61.36%) HP
2 12 (27.27%) SAP
3 10 (22.73%) Oracle
4 5 (11.36%) ServiceNow
5 4 (9.09%) IBM
5 4 (9.09%) SOASTA, Inc
6 2 (4.55%) Riverbed
7 1 (2.27%) Workday
Reading, Berkshire
Stott & May
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
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