The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Birmingham region that had Test Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Manager
Rank 127 116 137
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 14 17 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.63% 0.89% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% 0.91% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 12 12 4
Median salary £54,250 £52,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £48,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,250 £64,250 £73,750
UK excluding London median salary £54,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +5.00%
Test Manager
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham 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
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2141 1861 2121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 96.44% 97.38% 97.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1646 1558 1928
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £25,000 £22,982
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

Test Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Test Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Test Manager
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Test Manager Salary Trend in Birmingham

Test Manager
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Manager across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Test Manager Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Test Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 Birmingham region featuring Test Manager in the job title.

1 20 (60.61%) Test Management
2 14 (42.42%) ISEB
3 13 (39.39%) ISTQB
3 13 (39.39%) QA
3 13 (39.39%) Test Planning
4 12 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (30.30%) Selenium
5 10 (30.30%) SQL
6 8 (24.24%) HTML
6 8 (24.24%) CSS
6 8 (24.24%) Finance
7 7 (21.21%) Games
7 7 (21.21%) JIRA
7 7 (21.21%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (21.21%) Manual Testing
7 7 (21.21%) Mobile App
8 6 (18.18%) Non-Functional Testing
8 6 (18.18%) Performance Testing
8 6 (18.18%) HP UFT
9 5 (15.15%) Integration Testing
9 5 (15.15%) Test Automation
9 5 (15.15%) SpecFlow
9 5 (15.15%) Operational Acceptance Testing
10 4 (12.12%) Security Testing
11 3 (9.09%) Unit Testing
11 3 (9.09%) LINQ
11 3 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (9.09%) Cucumber
11 3 (9.09%) BDD
11 3 (9.09%) Entity Framework

Test Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) RDBMS
1 2 (6.06%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (30.30%) Selenium
2 7 (21.21%) JIRA
3 6 (18.18%) HP UFT
4 5 (15.15%) SpecFlow
5 3 (9.09%) Cucumber
5 3 (9.09%) Jenkins
6 2 (6.06%) WebDriver
7 1 (3.03%) LoadRunner
General
1 8 (24.24%) Finance
2 7 (21.21%) Games
3 1 (3.03%) Back Office
3 1 (3.03%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (24.24%) CSS
1 8 (24.24%) HTML
2 3 (9.09%) Entity Framework
2 3 (9.09%) Lambda Expressions
2 3 (9.09%) LINQ
3 1 (3.03%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) Mobile App
2 2 (6.06%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (60.61%) Test Management
2 13 (39.39%) Test Planning
3 12 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (21.21%) Manual Testing
4 7 (21.21%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (18.18%) Non-Functional Testing
5 6 (18.18%) Performance Testing
6 5 (15.15%) Integration Testing
6 5 (15.15%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 5 (15.15%) Test Automation
7 4 (12.12%) Security Testing
8 3 (9.09%) BDD
8 3 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (9.09%) Line Management
8 3 (9.09%) Unit Testing
9 2 (6.06%) Agile Testing
9 2 (6.06%) SDLC
9 2 (6.06%) System Integration Testing
9 2 (6.06%) Test Strategy
9 2 (6.06%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (30.30%) SQL
2 3 (9.09%) C#
3 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (42.42%) ISEB
2 13 (39.39%) ISTQB
3 2 (6.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (3.03%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (3.03%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (39.39%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (9.09%) HP
2 2 (6.06%) Oracle
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