The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Canary Wharf 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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Manager
Rank 20 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 3.29% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 3.57% - -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Average salary £60,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Test Manager
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf 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
Canary Wharf
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
140 151 389
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 92.11% 76.65% 92.18%
Number of salaries quoted 124 137 326
Average salary £57,500 £80,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.12% +10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £45,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £100,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Test Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Test Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Test Manager
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Test Manager Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

Test Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 (100.00%) Finance
1 8 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 7 (87.50%) User Acceptance Testing
2 7 (87.50%) HP
3 6 (75.00%) Test Management
4 5 (62.50%) Risk Management
4 5 (62.50%) Statistics
4 5 (62.50%) Use Case
4 5 (62.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (62.50%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (50.00%) Supplier Management
6 3 (37.50%) ISEB
7 2 (25.00%) WinRunner
7 2 (25.00%) LoadRunner
7 2 (25.00%) PVCS
7 2 (25.00%) Cognos
7 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
7 2 (25.00%) ETL
7 2 (25.00%) Toad
7 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (25.00%) SQL
7 2 (25.00%) Oracle
7 2 (25.00%) LiveLink
7 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
7 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
7 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
7 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
7 2 (25.00%) Time Management
7 2 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database

Test Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (25.00%) LiveLink
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) PVCS
1 2 (25.00%) Toad
1 2 (25.00%) WinRunner
1 2 (25.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 8 (100.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Statistics
2 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 7 (87.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 6 (75.00%) Test Management
4 5 (62.50%) Risk Management
4 5 (62.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (62.50%) Use Case
5 4 (50.00%) Supplier Management
6 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
6 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
6 2 (25.00%) ETL
6 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
6 2 (25.00%) Time Management
7 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
7 1 (12.50%) Project Management
7 1 (12.50%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) ISEB
2 2 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) HP
2 5 (62.50%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle
3 2 (25.00%) Cognos