The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Buckinghamshire region that had Test Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Manager
Rank 100 122 129
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 18 21 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.15% 0.90% 0.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.20% 0.93% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 10 16 10
Median salary £38,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,950 £45,000 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,750 £57,500 £49,250
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+1.94% +3.00%
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 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
1504 2265 2132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 96.35% 96.79% 95.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1214 1753 1615
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Test Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

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 29 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Manager within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 29 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
Milton Keynes +21 10 £38,000 -17.39% 1
Marlow - 5 - -
High Wycombe +1 2 £55,000 +4.76%
Test Manager
South East

Test Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 29 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 Buckinghamshire region featuring Test Manager in the job title.

1 20 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
1 20 (76.92%) ISTQB
2 19 (73.08%) Test Management
3 15 (57.69%) Degree
3 15 (57.69%) Test Strategy
3 15 (57.69%) Software Testing
4 11 (42.31%) Finance
4 11 (42.31%) ISEB
5 10 (38.46%) HP
5 10 (38.46%) HP Quality Center
6 9 (34.62%) Waterfall
6 9 (34.62%) Functional Testing
6 9 (34.62%) Performance Testing
6 9 (34.62%) Manual Testing
6 9 (34.62%) HP UFT
6 9 (34.62%) LoadRunner
7 8 (30.77%) V-Model
8 7 (26.92%) Test Automation
8 7 (26.92%) Security Cleared
8 7 (26.92%) Computer Science
8 7 (26.92%) Test Scripting
8 7 (26.92%) Project Management
9 6 (23.08%) PRINCE2
9 6 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (23.08%) Defect Management
10 5 (19.23%) BPSS Clearance
10 5 (19.23%) Risk Management
10 5 (19.23%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (19.23%) Open Source
11 4 (15.38%) System Testing

Test Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
Development Applications
1 9 (34.62%) HP UFT
1 9 (34.62%) LoadRunner
2 1 (3.85%) Selenium
2 1 (3.85%) WebDriver
General
1 11 (42.31%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.69%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.85%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (73.08%) Test Management
3 15 (57.69%) Software Testing
3 15 (57.69%) Test Strategy
4 9 (34.62%) Functional Testing
4 9 (34.62%) Manual Testing
4 9 (34.62%) Performance Testing
4 9 (34.62%) Waterfall
5 8 (30.77%) V-Model
6 7 (26.92%) Project Management
6 7 (26.92%) Test Automation
6 7 (26.92%) Test Scripting
7 6 (23.08%) Defect Management
7 6 (23.08%) PRINCE2
7 6 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (19.23%) Open Source
8 5 (19.23%) Risk Management
8 5 (19.23%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (15.38%) Data Migration
9 4 (15.38%) System Testing
Qualifications
1 20 (76.92%) ISTQB
2 15 (57.69%) Degree
3 11 (42.31%) ISEB
4 7 (26.92%) Security Cleared
5 5 (19.23%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (11.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (7.69%) CCNA
7 2 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (7.69%) HND
7 2 (7.69%) Network+ Certification
7 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) QA
Systems Management
1 10 (38.46%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (38.46%) HP
2 1 (3.85%) IBM
2 1 (3.85%) SAP
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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