The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Buckinghamshire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Manager
Rank 125 125 108
Rank change year-on-year
0 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 9 8 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.42% 0.40% 1.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.42% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 20
Average salary £45,000 £46,250 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.70% +5.71%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £49,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+0.50% -0.50%
Job Titles Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2005 1916 1843
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 94.09% 96.14% 96.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1540 1609 1548
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Test Manager
South East

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 23 July 2014.

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 23 July 2014. 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 -8 6 £45,000 -2.70% 1
High Wycombe - 1 £47,500 - 3
Test Manager
South East

Test Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 13 (46.43%) Test Management
1 13 (46.43%) Test Automation
2 12 (42.86%) ISTQB
2 12 (42.86%) .NET
3 11 (39.29%) Java
4 10 (35.71%) ISEB
4 10 (35.71%) Finance
4 10 (35.71%) Software Testing
4 10 (35.71%) Selenium
5 9 (32.14%) Performance Testing
5 9 (32.14%) QuickTest Pro
5 9 (32.14%) SQL
6 8 (28.57%) Test Strategy
7 7 (25.00%) Waterfall
7 7 (25.00%) Windows
7 7 (25.00%) Automated Testing
8 6 (21.43%) QA
8 6 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (21.43%) C#
8 6 (21.43%) Root Cause Analysis
8 6 (21.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 5 (17.86%) Automation Testing
9 5 (17.86%) Oracle Database
9 5 (17.86%) BDD
9 5 (17.86%) Integration Testing
9 5 (17.86%) WebDriver
9 5 (17.86%) Windows NT
9 5 (17.86%) VBScript
9 5 (17.86%) Oracle
9 5 (17.86%) UNIX

Test Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.14%) Lync
2 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.57%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) LAN
1 1 (3.57%) WAN
1 1 (3.57%) VPN
1 1 (3.57%) SAN
1 1 (3.57%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (35.71%) Selenium
2 9 (32.14%) QuickTest Pro
3 5 (17.86%) JMeter
3 5 (17.86%) WebDriver
4 4 (14.29%) JIRA
General
1 10 (35.71%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Banking
2 1 (3.57%) Spanish Language
2 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (42.86%) .NET
2 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.57%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.57%) N-Tier
1 1 (3.57%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.00%) Windows
2 5 (17.86%) Windows NT
2 5 (17.86%) UNIX
3 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (46.43%) Test Management
1 13 (46.43%) Test Automation
2 10 (35.71%) Software Testing
3 9 (32.14%) Performance Testing
4 8 (28.57%) Test Strategy
5 7 (25.00%) Waterfall
5 7 (25.00%) Automated Testing
6 6 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (21.43%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (17.86%) BDD
7 5 (17.86%) Integration Testing
7 5 (17.86%) Automation Testing
7 5 (17.86%) TDD
8 4 (14.29%) Load Testing
8 4 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
8 4 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (10.71%) Scrum
9 3 (10.71%) Functional Testing
9 3 (10.71%) System Testing
10 2 (7.14%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 11 (39.29%) Java
2 9 (32.14%) SQL
3 6 (21.43%) C#
4 5 (17.86%) VBScript
5 1 (3.57%) VB
5 1 (3.57%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (42.86%) ISTQB
2 10 (35.71%) ISEB
3 6 (21.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (17.86%) Security Cleared
5 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.57%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (21.43%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.57%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.57%) vCloud
2 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (3.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) Oracle
1 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.14%) VMware
3 1 (3.57%) F5
3 1 (3.57%) HP
3 1 (3.57%) Symantec
3 1 (3.57%) Cisco
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