The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 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 Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Manager
Rank 112 - 122
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 7 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.39% - 0.055%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% - 0.057%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 1
Average salary £41,250 - £67,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £49,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+1.01% -1.00%
Job Titles Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1679 1544 1746
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 94.43% 93.12% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1353 1358 1511
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Test Manager
Cambridgeshire

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
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Manager across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Test Manager Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Test Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (53.85%) Automated Testing
2 6 (46.15%) Test Strategy
3 5 (38.46%) HTML
3 5 (38.46%) Java
3 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
3 5 (38.46%) CSS
4 4 (30.77%) Regression Testing
4 4 (30.77%) Scrum
4 4 (30.77%) Project Management
4 4 (30.77%) Test Management
4 4 (30.77%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (23.08%) Web Testing
5 3 (23.08%) BDD
5 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (23.08%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (23.08%) QA
5 3 (23.08%) Selenium
5 3 (23.08%) TDD
5 3 (23.08%) Windows
5 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
5 3 (23.08%) QuickTest Pro
5 3 (23.08%) C
5 3 (23.08%) C#
5 3 (23.08%) C++
5 3 (23.08%) SQL
6 2 (15.38%) XML
6 2 (15.38%) jQuery
7 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
7 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing

Test Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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.

Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Spreadsheet
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Selenium
1 3 (23.08%) QuickTest Pro
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) HTML
1 5 (38.46%) CSS
2 2 (15.38%) XML
2 2 (15.38%) jQuery
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (53.85%) Automated Testing
2 6 (46.15%) Test Strategy
3 4 (30.77%) Regression Testing
3 4 (30.77%) Scrum
3 4 (30.77%) Project Management
3 4 (30.77%) Test Management
3 4 (30.77%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (23.08%) Web Testing
4 3 (23.08%) BDD
4 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (23.08%) TDD
5 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
5 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (7.69%) ITIL
5 1 (7.69%) PRINCE
5 1 (7.69%) BPR
5 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) Java
1 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
2 3 (23.08%) C
2 3 (23.08%) C#
2 3 (23.08%) C++
2 3 (23.08%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) SAP