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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Manager
Rank 22 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 2.46% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.78% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £53,000 - -
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
108 179 374
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 88.52% 75.53% 92.12%
Number of salaries quoted 95 165 309
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 £90,000 £100,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 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%) Test Management
2 7 (87.50%) HP
3 6 (75.00%) Salesforce.com
3 6 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (75.00%) Statistics
3 6 (75.00%) Use Case
3 6 (75.00%) Risk Management
4 4 (50.00%) Supplier Management
5 2 (25.00%) ISEB
6 1 (12.50%) WinRunner
6 1 (12.50%) LoadRunner
6 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (12.50%) Project Management
6 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
6 1 (12.50%) SQL
6 1 (12.50%) Oracle
6 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
6 1 (12.50%) PVCS
6 1 (12.50%) Cognos
6 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
6 1 (12.50%) ETL
6 1 (12.50%) Toad
6 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
6 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
6 1 (12.50%) LiveLink

Test Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
1 1 (12.50%) LiveLink
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) PVCS
1 1 (12.50%) Toad
1 1 (12.50%) WinRunner
1 1 (12.50%) LoadRunner
General
1 8 (100.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Statistics
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 7 (87.50%) User Acceptance Testing
2 7 (87.50%) Test Management
3 6 (75.00%) Use Case
3 6 (75.00%) Risk Management
3 6 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (50.00%) Supplier Management
5 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
5 1 (12.50%) ETL
5 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (12.50%) Project Management
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Automation Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
5 1 (12.50%) Time Management
5 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) ISEB
2 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
2 1 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) HP
2 6 (75.00%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) Cognos