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 4 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Manager
Rank 197 174 206
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +32
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 18 63 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.37% 1.16% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 1.22% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 12 57 15
Median salary £57,500 £65,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.53% +23.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £55,000 £40,600
10% offered a salary of more than £69,650 £70,000 £65,200
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +2.00%
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
4624 5157 5412
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 95.68% 95.13% 94.98%
Number of salaries quoted 3802 3782 3907
Median salary £50,000 £48,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,800 £25,150 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
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 4 May 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 4 May 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
Newbury +4 6 £57,500 - 1
Reading -7 6 £66,500 +20.90% 1
Maidenhead -12 3 £65,000 -
Wokingham - 1 - -
Test Manager
South East

Test Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 40 (67.80%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (49.15%) Finance
3 24 (40.68%) Telecoms
4 22 (37.29%) Test Management
5 21 (35.59%) ISTQB
5 21 (35.59%) QA
5 21 (35.59%) Java
6 20 (33.90%) SQL
7 18 (30.51%) Logistics
7 18 (30.51%) Mentoring
8 17 (28.81%) Games
9 16 (27.12%) Banking
9 16 (27.12%) Retail
9 16 (27.12%) API Testing
9 16 (27.12%) Test Automation
10 15 (25.42%) Project Management
11 14 (23.73%) Test Strategy
12 13 (22.03%) Cucumber
12 13 (22.03%) Coaching
12 13 (22.03%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 13 (22.03%) Business Development
13 12 (20.34%) Software Testing
13 12 (20.34%) Web Services
13 12 (20.34%) BDD
14 11 (18.64%) Defect Management
14 11 (18.64%) Selenium
15 10 (16.95%) C#
15 10 (16.95%) SDLC
15 10 (16.95%) Continuous Integration
16 9 (15.25%) Manual Testing

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:

Applications
1 9 (15.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (10.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.08%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (22.03%) Cucumber
2 11 (18.64%) Selenium
3 7 (11.86%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (10.17%) Git (software)
4 6 (10.17%) Subversion
5 5 (8.47%) Visual Studio
6 4 (6.78%) HP UFT
6 4 (6.78%) JBehave
6 4 (6.78%) Ranorex
6 4 (6.78%) RSpec
7 3 (5.08%) JIRA
7 3 (5.08%) TestNG
8 2 (3.39%) JUnit
General
1 29 (49.15%) Finance
2 24 (40.68%) Telecoms
3 17 (28.81%) Games
4 16 (27.12%) Banking
4 16 (27.12%) Retail
5 6 (10.17%) Electronics
5 6 (10.17%) Manufacturing
5 6 (10.17%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (20.34%) Web Services
2 4 (6.78%) Ajax
2 4 (6.78%) CSS
2 4 (6.78%) HTML
3 1 (1.69%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.47%) Computer Science
2 4 (6.78%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (67.80%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (37.29%) Test Management
3 18 (30.51%) Logistics
3 18 (30.51%) Mentoring
4 16 (27.12%) API Testing
4 16 (27.12%) Test Automation
5 15 (25.42%) Project Management
6 14 (23.73%) Test Strategy
7 13 (22.03%) Business Development
7 13 (22.03%) Coaching
8 12 (20.34%) BDD
8 12 (20.34%) Software Testing
9 11 (18.64%) Defect Management
10 10 (16.95%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (16.95%) SDLC
11 9 (15.25%) Automated Testing
11 9 (15.25%) Kanban
11 9 (15.25%) Manual Testing
12 8 (13.56%) Business Intelligence
12 8 (13.56%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (35.59%) Java
2 20 (33.90%) SQL
3 10 (16.95%) C#
4 8 (13.56%) Ruby
5 6 (10.17%) Groovy
6 4 (6.78%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 21 (35.59%) ISTQB
2 13 (22.03%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 7 (11.86%) ISEB
4 6 (10.17%) Degree
5 1 (1.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (35.59%) QA
2 7 (11.86%) ISO 9001
2 7 (11.86%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
3 1 (1.69%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (6.78%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (10.17%) Microsoft
1 6 (10.17%) SAP
2 3 (5.08%) HP
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