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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Manager
South West / Bristol
Rank 107 129 109
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 18 4 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.10% 0.23% 0.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.14% 0.24% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 11
Median salary £70,000 £51,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+35.92% +14.44%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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
1578 1683 1845
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.87% 97.17% 96.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1272 1515 1512
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £58,100 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 17 January 2017.

Test Manager Salary Histogram in Bristol

Test Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 17 (58.62%) Finance
2 16 (55.17%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (41.38%) User Acceptance Testing
3 12 (41.38%) Test Automation
4 9 (31.03%) Test Management
4 9 (31.03%) Manual Testing
4 9 (31.03%) Automation Testing
4 9 (31.03%) Cadence
4 9 (31.03%) Scrum
5 8 (27.59%) Regression Testing
6 7 (24.14%) Project Management
6 7 (24.14%) QA
6 7 (24.14%) Selenium
7 6 (20.69%) ISTQB
8 5 (17.24%) Performance Testing
8 5 (17.24%) Unit Testing
9 4 (13.79%) C#
9 4 (13.79%) .NET
9 4 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (13.79%) BDD
10 3 (10.34%) Test Strategy
10 3 (10.34%) Cucumber
10 3 (10.34%) Jenkins
10 3 (10.34%) Mobile App
10 3 (10.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (10.34%) Calabash
10 3 (10.34%) Line Management
10 3 (10.34%) Appium
10 3 (10.34%) Continuous Delivery
10 3 (10.34%) SDLC

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 7 (24.14%) Selenium
2 3 (10.34%) Appium
2 3 (10.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (10.34%) Calabash
2 3 (10.34%) Cucumber
2 3 (10.34%) Gatling
2 3 (10.34%) Jenkins
2 3 (10.34%) The Grinder
General
1 17 (58.62%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Banking
3 2 (6.90%) Private Banking
4 1 (3.45%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.45%) Retail
4 1 (3.45%) Retail Banking
4 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.79%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Mobile App
2 2 (6.90%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (55.17%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (41.38%) Test Automation
2 12 (41.38%) User Acceptance Testing
3 9 (31.03%) Automation Testing
3 9 (31.03%) Manual Testing
3 9 (31.03%) Scrum
3 9 (31.03%) Test Management
4 8 (27.59%) Regression Testing
5 7 (24.14%) Project Management
6 5 (17.24%) Performance Testing
6 5 (17.24%) Unit Testing
7 4 (13.79%) BDD
7 4 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (10.34%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (10.34%) Exploratory Testing
8 3 (10.34%) Line Management
8 3 (10.34%) Load Testing
8 3 (10.34%) Problem Management
8 3 (10.34%) SDLC
8 3 (10.34%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.79%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) ISTQB
2 3 (10.34%) ISEB
3 1 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (24.14%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (31.03%) Cadence
2 1 (3.45%) HP
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
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