The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Manager
Rank 102 108 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 12 13 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.66% 0.68% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.70% 0.74% -
Number of salaries quoted 12 10 0
Average salary £51,250 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 Buckinghamshire 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
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1709 1766 1838
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 94.37% 92.27% 96.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1338 1380 1653
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Test Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Manager in the job title across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Test Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Test Manager
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Test Manager Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

Test Manager
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Manager across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Test Manager Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Test Manager
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Manager within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -1 5 £27,500 -50.00%
High Wycombe -2 2 £52,500 +10.52% 1
Test Manager
South East

Test Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire region that cited Test Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Test Manager in their job title.

1 21 (61.76%) Finance
2 20 (58.82%) ISEB
2 20 (58.82%) Test Management
3 18 (52.94%) User Acceptance Testing
4 14 (41.18%) QA
4 14 (41.18%) HP Quality Center
4 14 (41.18%) Test Strategy
5 12 (35.29%) Mentoring
6 11 (32.35%) Performance Testing
7 10 (29.41%) Test Scripting
7 10 (29.41%) Microsoft
7 10 (29.41%) HP
7 10 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (29.41%) Degree
8 9 (26.47%) ISTQB
9 8 (23.53%) Software Testing
10 7 (20.59%) JIRA
10 7 (20.59%) System Testing
11 6 (17.65%) Integration Testing
11 6 (17.65%) Selenium
11 6 (17.65%) Automation Testing
11 6 (17.65%) Telecoms
11 6 (17.65%) Banking
12 5 (14.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 4 (11.76%) Computer Science
13 4 (11.76%) Regression Testing
14 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
14 3 (8.82%) MS Excel
14 3 (8.82%) MS Access
14 3 (8.82%) B2C

Test Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire region that cited Test Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Test Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (8.82%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
1 3 (8.82%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 7 (20.59%) JIRA
2 6 (17.65%) Selenium
3 3 (8.82%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.94%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 21 (61.76%) Finance
2 6 (17.65%) Banking
2 6 (17.65%) Telecoms
3 3 (8.82%) Retail
3 3 (8.82%) Marketing
3 3 (8.82%) Automotive
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (58.82%) Test Management
2 18 (52.94%) User Acceptance Testing
3 14 (41.18%) Test Strategy
4 12 (35.29%) Mentoring
5 11 (32.35%) Performance Testing
6 10 (29.41%) Test Scripting
6 10 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (23.53%) Software Testing
8 7 (20.59%) System Testing
9 6 (17.65%) Integration Testing
9 6 (17.65%) Automation Testing
10 4 (11.76%) Regression Testing
11 3 (8.82%) B2C
11 3 (8.82%) Programme Management
11 3 (8.82%) Manual Testing
11 3 (8.82%) Test Automation
11 3 (8.82%) Waterfall
11 3 (8.82%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (8.82%) Coaching
11 3 (8.82%) Business Transformation
Qualifications
1 20 (58.82%) ISEB
2 10 (29.41%) Degree
3 9 (26.47%) ISTQB
4 5 (14.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (8.82%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (41.18%) QA
Systems Management
1 14 (41.18%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (29.41%) Microsoft
1 10 (29.41%) HP
High Wycombe
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