The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Bristol region that had Test Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Manager
South West / Bristol
Rank 98 120 88
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -32
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 26 6 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.46% 0.34% 2.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.51% 0.35% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 24
Median salary £67,500 £51,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+31.06% +14.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,050 £51,500 £35,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £66,300 £47,850
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £53,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+3.77% +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 Bristol 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
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1727 1735 1851
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.86% 97.31% 97.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1402 1534 1533
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Test Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Test Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Test Manager
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Test Manager Salary Trend in Bristol

Test Manager
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Manager across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

Test Manager Salary Histogram in Bristol

Test Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 21 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 Bristol region featuring Test Manager in the job title.

1 21 (61.76%) Finance
2 16 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (44.12%) User Acceptance Testing
3 15 (44.12%) Test Management
3 15 (44.12%) Test Automation
4 13 (38.24%) Regression Testing
5 12 (35.29%) Scrum
6 11 (32.35%) QA
7 10 (29.41%) Manual Testing
7 10 (29.41%) Cadence
7 10 (29.41%) Automation Testing
8 9 (26.47%) Performance Testing
8 9 (26.47%) Unit Testing
8 9 (26.47%) Selenium
9 8 (23.53%) ISTQB
10 6 (17.65%) Project Management
11 5 (14.71%) C#
11 5 (14.71%) .NET
11 5 (14.71%) TDD
11 5 (14.71%) Business Analysis
11 5 (14.71%) Problem Management
11 5 (14.71%) ISEB
11 5 (14.71%) Load Testing
11 5 (14.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 5 (14.71%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (14.71%) Calabash
11 5 (14.71%) Gatling
11 5 (14.71%) The Grinder
11 5 (14.71%) Jenkins
11 5 (14.71%) Mobile App

Test Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Development Applications
1 9 (26.47%) Selenium
2 5 (14.71%) Appium
2 5 (14.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 5 (14.71%) Calabash
2 5 (14.71%) Cucumber
2 5 (14.71%) Gatling
2 5 (14.71%) Jenkins
2 5 (14.71%) The Grinder
General
1 21 (61.76%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Banking
2 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.71%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Mobile App
2 4 (11.76%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (44.12%) Test Automation
2 15 (44.12%) Test Management
2 15 (44.12%) User Acceptance Testing
3 13 (38.24%) Regression Testing
4 12 (35.29%) Scrum
5 10 (29.41%) Automation Testing
5 10 (29.41%) Manual Testing
6 9 (26.47%) Performance Testing
6 9 (26.47%) Unit Testing
7 6 (17.65%) Project Management
8 5 (14.71%) BDD
8 5 (14.71%) Business Analysis
8 5 (14.71%) Continuous Delivery
8 5 (14.71%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (14.71%) Exploratory Testing
8 5 (14.71%) Load Testing
8 5 (14.71%) Problem Management
8 5 (14.71%) TDD
9 4 (11.76%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.71%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (23.53%) ISTQB
2 5 (14.71%) ISEB
3 1 (2.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (32.35%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (29.41%) Cadence
2 1 (2.94%) HP
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
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