The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge 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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Manager
Rank - 119 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 0 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge - 0.34% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.36% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Average salary - £40,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +3.09%
Test Manager
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge 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
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1384 1649 1548
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 95.25% 93.91% 94.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1170 1358 1397
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 Cambridge

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

Test Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Test Manager
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Test Manager Salary Trend in Cambridge

Test Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 6 (75.00%) ISTQB
2 4 (50.00%) CSS
2 4 (50.00%) HTML
2 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (50.00%) Python
2 4 (50.00%) ISEB
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Automated Testing
3 3 (37.50%) TDD
3 3 (37.50%) HP UFT
3 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (37.50%) Web Design
3 3 (37.50%) WAI
3 3 (37.50%) QA
3 3 (37.50%) Test Management
3 3 (37.50%) OWASP
3 3 (37.50%) BDD
3 3 (37.50%) Test Strategy
3 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 2 (25.00%) SAP
5 1 (12.50%) CRM
5 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
5 1 (12.50%) Windows
5 1 (12.50%) Linux
5 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Performance Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Web Testing
5 1 (12.50%) MSTest

Test Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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.

Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) HP UFT
2 1 (12.50%) Selenium
2 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (12.50%) MSTest
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) HTML
1 4 (50.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) TDD
2 3 (37.50%) Test Management
2 3 (37.50%) OWASP
2 3 (37.50%) BDD
2 3 (37.50%) Test Strategy
2 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (37.50%) Web Design
3 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Web Testing
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 1 (12.50%) CRM
4 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (50.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) ISTQB
2 4 (50.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) WAI
1 3 (37.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) SAP