The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the City of London region that had Test Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Manager
Rank 223 248 273
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 23 48 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.39% 0.56% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.58% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 22 37 44
Median salary £68,750 £70,000 £61,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.78% +13.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,250 £51,800 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £81,000 £79,250
UK excluding London median salary £53,223 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+6.44% -
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 City of London 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
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5713 8255 10903
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 96.05% 95.78% 95.62%
Number of salaries quoted 5216 7176 9162
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,091 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.22% -

Test Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region that featured Test Manager in the job title.

Test Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Test Manager
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Test Manager Salary Trend in the City of London

Test Manager
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Manager across the City of London region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

Test Manager Salary Histogram in the City of London

Test Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, Test Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region featuring Test Manager in the job title.

1 32 (53.33%) Test Strategy
2 29 (48.33%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (43.33%) Finance
4 22 (36.67%) QA
5 18 (30.00%) Test Management
6 14 (23.33%) ISTQB
7 13 (21.67%) Automated Testing
8 12 (20.00%) Banking
8 12 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
8 12 (20.00%) Defect Management
9 11 (18.33%) SQL
9 11 (18.33%) Data Mining
9 11 (18.33%) Project Planning
9 11 (18.33%) Load Balancing
9 11 (18.33%) Resource Management
9 11 (18.33%) Test Scripting
10 10 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
10 10 (16.67%) Degree
10 10 (16.67%) PRINCE2
10 10 (16.67%) Project Management
11 9 (15.00%) Selenium
11 9 (15.00%) User Acceptance Testing
11 9 (15.00%) Test Automation
12 8 (13.33%) Cucumber
12 8 (13.33%) Waterfall
12 8 (13.33%) ISEB
12 8 (13.33%) HP UFT
12 8 (13.33%) .NET
12 8 (13.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 7 (11.67%) Automation Testing

Test Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.67%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (11.67%) MS Office
2 6 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (8.33%) MS Excel
4 3 (5.00%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.67%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.33%) Data Mining
2 4 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (5.00%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 9 (15.00%) Selenium
2 8 (13.33%) Cucumber
2 8 (13.33%) HP UFT
3 5 (8.33%) JIRA
4 4 (6.67%) LoadRunner
4 4 (6.67%) SoapUI
4 4 (6.67%) SpecFlow
4 4 (6.67%) WATIR
5 2 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.67%) Fiddler
General
1 26 (43.33%) Finance
2 12 (20.00%) Banking
3 5 (8.33%) Investment Banking
4 4 (6.67%) Back Office
4 4 (6.67%) Retail
5 2 (3.33%) German Language
5 2 (3.33%) Legal
5 2 (3.33%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.67%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.67%) Law
6 1 (1.67%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (13.33%) .NET
2 7 (11.67%) Gherkin
3 5 (8.33%) HTML
4 4 (6.67%) Ajax
4 4 (6.67%) ASP.NET
4 4 (6.67%) ASP.NET 2.0
4 4 (6.67%) SOAP
4 4 (6.67%) Web Services
4 4 (6.67%) XBRL
4 4 (6.67%) XML
5 2 (3.33%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (1.67%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.33%) Fixed Income
3 4 (6.67%) Derivative
3 4 (6.67%) Mathematics
4 2 (3.33%) Data Integration
4 2 (3.33%) OTC Derivatives
4 2 (3.33%) SWIFT
5 1 (1.67%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.67%) Fintech
5 1 (1.67%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.67%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.67%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.67%) Linux
1 4 (6.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (53.33%) Test Strategy
2 29 (48.33%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (30.00%) Test Management
4 13 (21.67%) Automated Testing
5 12 (20.00%) Defect Management
6 11 (18.33%) Load Balancing
6 11 (18.33%) Project Planning
6 11 (18.33%) Resource Management
6 11 (18.33%) Test Scripting
7 10 (16.67%) PRINCE2
7 10 (16.67%) Project Management
8 9 (15.00%) Test Automation
8 9 (15.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 8 (13.33%) Waterfall
10 7 (11.67%) Automation Testing
10 7 (11.67%) CRM
10 7 (11.67%) ITIL
10 7 (11.67%) Scrum
10 7 (11.67%) Test Planning
11 6 (10.00%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (18.33%) SQL
2 7 (11.67%) Java
3 6 (10.00%) C#
4 4 (6.67%) T-SQL
4 4 (6.67%) VB.NET
5 2 (3.33%) C++
6 1 (1.67%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (23.33%) ISTQB
2 10 (16.67%) Degree
3 8 (13.33%) ISEB
3 8 (13.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (6.67%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (36.67%) QA
2 1 (1.67%) SDET
Systems Management
1 10 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.67%) HP
2 4 (6.67%) Murex
2 4 (6.67%) Oracle
2 4 (6.67%) SAP
3 3 (5.00%) OpenText
3 3 (5.00%) Siebel
4 1 (1.67%) TOWER Software
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £80,000 - £90,000, plus a very attractive bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £90,000 - £110,000, plus a very attractive bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
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Salary: 50,000 - 70,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £60,000-90,000
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £90,000-110,000
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
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Salary: From £42,570 to £51,926 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago