The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire 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 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Manager
Rank 118 118 149
Rank change year-on-year
0 +31
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 14 15 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.57% 0.70% 0.099%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 0.73% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 13 13 2
Average salary £43,500 £70,000 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.85% +24.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,450 £36,975 £55,250
10% offered a salary of more than £49,800 £70,000 £57,250
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Test Manager
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire 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
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2352 2066 2914
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 95.53% 96.05% 96.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1853 1743 2531
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £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 Cambridgeshire

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

Test Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Test Manager
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Test Manager Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Test Manager
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Manager within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 23 October 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
Cambridge -7 7 £43,450 +2.23% 1
Huntingdon - 4 £43,500 -
Test Manager
East of England

Test Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 22 (68.75%) Test Strategy
2 18 (56.25%) QA
3 15 (46.88%) SAP
4 13 (40.63%) User Acceptance Testing
5 12 (37.50%) HP Quality Center
5 12 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (31.25%) Automated Testing
6 10 (31.25%) HP
7 9 (28.13%) Test Management
8 8 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
9 7 (21.88%) ISEB
10 6 (18.75%) LoadRunner
10 6 (18.75%) Project Management
10 6 (18.75%) Regression Testing
10 6 (18.75%) Risk Management
10 6 (18.75%) ITIL
10 6 (18.75%) ISTQB
10 6 (18.75%) System Testing
10 6 (18.75%) Unit Testing
10 6 (18.75%) Integration Testing
10 6 (18.75%) Waterfall
10 6 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (15.63%) User Experience
11 5 (15.63%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (15.63%) Manual Testing
12 4 (12.50%) Security Cleared
12 4 (12.50%) Software Testing
12 4 (12.50%) CSS
12 4 (12.50%) HTML

Test Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 8 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 6 (18.75%) LoadRunner
3 2 (6.25%) Selenium
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.50%) CSS
1 4 (12.50%) HTML
2 2 (6.25%) jQuery
2 2 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) User Experience
1 5 (15.63%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (68.75%) Test Strategy
2 13 (40.63%) User Acceptance Testing
3 12 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (31.25%) Automated Testing
5 9 (28.13%) Test Management
6 6 (18.75%) Project Management
6 6 (18.75%) Regression Testing
6 6 (18.75%) Risk Management
6 6 (18.75%) ITIL
6 6 (18.75%) System Testing
6 6 (18.75%) Unit Testing
6 6 (18.75%) Integration Testing
6 6 (18.75%) Waterfall
6 6 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (15.63%) Manual Testing
8 4 (12.50%) Software Testing
9 3 (9.38%) TDD
9 3 (9.38%) Line Management
9 3 (9.38%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 2 (6.25%) Java
3 1 (3.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (21.88%) ISEB
2 6 (18.75%) ISTQB
3 4 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (56.25%) QA
Systems Management
1 12 (37.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (46.88%) SAP
2 10 (31.25%) HP
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