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 26 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Manager
Rank 91 111 130
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 24 30 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.61% 1.30% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.65% 1.36% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 17 26 9
Median salary £57,500 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% +16.66%
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
1457 2204 2052
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 97.72% 95.70% 96.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1209 1819 1553
Median salary £42,500 £41,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +3.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,000 £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 26 July 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 26 July 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 +26 14 £42,707 -14.58% 1
High Wycombe -3 5 £60,000 +12.14% 1
Marlow - 5 - -
Test Manager
South East

Test Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 29 (80.56%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (77.78%) ISTQB
3 27 (75.00%) Test Management
4 20 (55.56%) Degree
5 18 (50.00%) Test Strategy
6 17 (47.22%) Software Testing
6 17 (47.22%) Waterfall
7 16 (44.44%) HP Quality Center
7 16 (44.44%) HP
8 15 (41.67%) LoadRunner
8 15 (41.67%) V-Model
9 14 (38.89%) Finance
10 12 (33.33%) ISEB
11 11 (30.56%) Manual Testing
12 10 (27.78%) User Acceptance Testing
12 10 (27.78%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
13 9 (25.00%) Functional Testing
13 9 (25.00%) Performance Testing
13 9 (25.00%) Test Scripting
13 9 (25.00%) HP UFT
13 9 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
14 8 (22.22%) Test Automation
15 7 (19.44%) Automation Testing
15 7 (19.44%) Mentoring
16 6 (16.67%) Security Cleared
16 6 (16.67%) ISEB Practitioner
17 5 (13.89%) MS Office
17 5 (13.89%) MS Excel
17 5 (13.89%) Banking
17 5 (13.89%) Project Management

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 (2.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (13.89%) MS Excel
1 5 (13.89%) MS Office
1 5 (13.89%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 15 (41.67%) LoadRunner
2 9 (25.00%) HP UFT
3 4 (11.11%) Selenium
3 4 (11.11%) WebDriver
4 1 (2.78%) JIRA
General
1 14 (38.89%) Finance
2 5 (13.89%) Banking
3 1 (2.78%) Marketing
3 1 (2.78%) Retail
3 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.78%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.78%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (80.56%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (75.00%) Test Management
3 18 (50.00%) Test Strategy
4 17 (47.22%) Software Testing
4 17 (47.22%) Waterfall
5 15 (41.67%) V-Model
6 11 (30.56%) Manual Testing
7 10 (27.78%) User Acceptance Testing
8 9 (25.00%) Functional Testing
8 9 (25.00%) Performance Testing
8 9 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (25.00%) Test Scripting
9 8 (22.22%) Test Automation
10 7 (19.44%) Automation Testing
10 7 (19.44%) Mentoring
11 5 (13.89%) Operational Acceptance Testing
11 5 (13.89%) Project Management
11 5 (13.89%) Risk Analysis
12 4 (11.11%) E-Commerce
12 4 (11.11%) TDD
Qualifications
1 28 (77.78%) ISTQB
2 20 (55.56%) Degree
3 12 (33.33%) ISEB
4 10 (27.78%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 6 (16.67%) ISEB Practitioner
5 6 (16.67%) Security Cleared
6 4 (11.11%) DV Cleared
7 3 (8.33%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.89%) QA
Systems Management
1 16 (44.44%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (44.44%) HP
2 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.78%) IBM
3 1 (2.78%) SAP
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
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