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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Manager
Rank 132 126 117
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 2 7 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.096% 0.31% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.099% 0.32% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 12
Average salary £65,000 £50,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% +4.16%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
2013 2187 2011
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 96.45% 96.86% 97.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1580 1761 1674
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 8 (80.00%) Test Management
2 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (50.00%) TDD
3 5 (50.00%) Regression Testing
3 5 (50.00%) ISEB
3 5 (50.00%) Automated Testing
3 5 (50.00%) BDD
3 5 (50.00%) Test Strategy
4 4 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (40.00%) Scrum
4 4 (40.00%) Selenium
5 3 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (30.00%) ISTQB
5 3 (30.00%) Functional Testing
6 2 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
6 2 (20.00%) Process Improvement
6 2 (20.00%) Agile Testing
6 2 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (20.00%) Test Planning
6 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
6 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (20.00%) Software Testing
6 2 (20.00%) Performance Testing
6 2 (20.00%) Web Testing
6 2 (20.00%) QA
6 2 (20.00%) C#
6 2 (20.00%) C++
6 2 (20.00%) Java
6 2 (20.00%) ISEB Practitioner

Test Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Spreadsheet
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Selenium
2 1 (10.00%) WATIR
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Law
1 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Test Management
2 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (50.00%) Automated Testing
3 5 (50.00%) BDD
3 5 (50.00%) Regression Testing
3 5 (50.00%) TDD
3 5 (50.00%) Test Strategy
4 4 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (40.00%) Scrum
5 3 (30.00%) Functional Testing
5 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (20.00%) Agile Testing
6 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (20.00%) Performance Testing
6 2 (20.00%) Process Improvement
6 2 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
6 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
6 2 (20.00%) Test Planning
6 2 (20.00%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) C#
1 2 (20.00%) C++
1 2 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) ISEB
2 3 (30.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (20.00%) ISEB Practitioner
3 2 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) HP
1 1 (10.00%) SAP
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