The first table below looks at the demand for the Test Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Manager
Rank 245 253 211
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -42
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 83 61 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.67% 0.52% 0.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.72% 0.56% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 71 54 99
Average salary £65,000 £62,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £75,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
11495 10987 12807
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.34% 93.36% 93.42%
Number of salaries quoted 9673 9598 11610
Average salary £53,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.95% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Test Manager
London

Test Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

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 24 April 2014.

Test Manager Salary Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 68 (45.95%) Finance
2 49 (33.11%) QA
3 47 (31.76%) Test Management
4 37 (25.00%) Test Strategy
4 37 (25.00%) Banking
5 34 (22.97%) User Acceptance Testing
6 32 (21.62%) ISEB
7 26 (17.57%) HP
8 23 (15.54%) HP Quality Center
9 22 (14.86%) Selenium
10 21 (14.19%) QuickTest Pro
10 21 (14.19%) LoadRunner
11 20 (13.51%) Stakeholder Management
12 19 (12.84%) Test Scripting
13 18 (12.16%) Performance Testing
13 18 (12.16%) Test Automation
13 18 (12.16%) Software Testing
14 17 (11.49%) TDD
14 17 (11.49%) Project Management
14 17 (11.49%) SQL
15 16 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
15 16 (10.81%) Scrum
16 15 (10.14%) SharePoint
16 15 (10.14%) JIRA
17 14 (9.46%) Investment Banking
18 12 (8.11%) Business Intelligence
19 11 (7.43%) C#
19 11 (7.43%) Java
19 11 (7.43%) ISTQB
19 11 (7.43%) Waterfall

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 15 (10.14%) SharePoint
2 8 (5.41%) LiveLink
3 2 (1.35%) Confluence
3 2 (1.35%) SAS
4 1 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.68%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (4.73%) MS Office
2 4 (2.70%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.03%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (2.03%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (1.35%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.68%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (2.03%) Temenos T24
2 1 (0.68%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.68%) Summit
2 1 (0.68%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.35%) SaaS
2 1 (0.68%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.03%) MVNO
2 2 (1.35%) SS7
2 2 (1.35%) SCCP
3 1 (0.68%) 3G
3 1 (0.68%) 2G
3 1 (0.68%) 4G
3 1 (0.68%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.41%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.38%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (3.38%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.68%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.68%) Big Data
4 1 (0.68%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 22 (14.86%) Selenium
2 21 (14.19%) QuickTest Pro
2 21 (14.19%) LoadRunner
3 15 (10.14%) JIRA
4 9 (6.08%) Cucumber
5 7 (4.73%) Visual Studio
6 6 (4.05%) Rational Performance Tester
7 5 (3.38%) PVCS
7 5 (3.38%) WinRunner
7 5 (3.38%) Toad
7 5 (3.38%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (2.03%) SpecFlow
9 2 (1.35%) JBehave
9 2 (1.35%) WebDriver
9 2 (1.35%) FitNesse
9 2 (1.35%) Jenkins
9 2 (1.35%) Subversion
9 2 (1.35%) JUnit
10 1 (0.68%) Ant
10 1 (0.68%) CruiseControl
General
1 68 (45.95%) Finance
2 37 (25.00%) Banking
3 14 (9.46%) Investment Banking
4 5 (3.38%) Retail
4 5 (3.38%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.70%) Financial Institution
6 3 (2.03%) Front Office
6 3 (2.03%) Games
7 2 (1.35%) Advertising
8 1 (0.68%) Billing
8 1 (0.68%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.68%) Back Office
8 1 (0.68%) Publishing
8 1 (0.68%) Law
8 1 (0.68%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (6.76%) .NET
2 7 (4.73%) HTML
2 7 (4.73%) ASP.NET
3 6 (4.05%) .NET Framework
3 6 (4.05%) WCF
3 6 (4.05%) LINQ
3 6 (4.05%) jQuery
3 6 (4.05%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 6 (4.05%) CSS
4 5 (3.38%) CSS3
5 4 (2.70%) Web Services
6 2 (1.35%) Gherkin
6 2 (1.35%) SOAP
7 1 (0.68%) REST
7 1 (0.68%) FIX Protocol
7 1 (0.68%) JRuby
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.08%) Management Information System
2 7 (4.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 7 (4.73%) Derivative
3 4 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (2.70%) Fixed Income
4 3 (2.03%) Thin Client
4 3 (2.03%) Statistics
4 3 (2.03%) Fat Client
4 3 (2.03%) Hedge funds
4 3 (2.03%) Open Source
5 2 (1.35%) iPad
5 2 (1.35%) SWIFT
5 2 (1.35%) New Media
5 2 (1.35%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.35%) Equities
5 2 (1.35%) STB
6 1 (0.68%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.68%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.68%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.68%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.38%) Windows
2 4 (2.70%) Linux
3 3 (2.03%) UNIX
3 3 (2.03%) Apple iOS
3 3 (2.03%) Android
4 1 (0.68%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (31.76%) Test Management
2 37 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 34 (22.97%) User Acceptance Testing
4 20 (13.51%) Stakeholder Management
5 19 (12.84%) Test Scripting
6 18 (12.16%) Performance Testing
6 18 (12.16%) Test Automation
6 18 (12.16%) Software Testing
7 17 (11.49%) TDD
7 17 (11.49%) Project Management
8 16 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (10.81%) Scrum
9 12 (8.11%) Business Intelligence
10 11 (7.43%) Waterfall
11 10 (6.76%) BDD
11 10 (6.76%) Automated Testing
11 10 (6.76%) E-Commerce
12 9 (6.08%) ETL
12 9 (6.08%) Time Management
12 9 (6.08%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (11.49%) SQL
2 11 (7.43%) C#
2 11 (7.43%) Java
3 9 (6.08%) C++
4 6 (4.05%) Python
5 5 (3.38%) C
6 4 (2.70%) VBA
7 3 (2.03%) Ruby
8 2 (1.35%) VC++
8 2 (1.35%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.68%) PHP
9 1 (0.68%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.68%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.68%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 32 (21.62%) ISEB
2 11 (7.43%) ISTQB
3 5 (3.38%) ISEB Practitioner
4 4 (2.70%) Degree
5 3 (2.03%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.68%) CEH
6 1 (0.68%) GIAC
6 1 (0.68%) GPEN
6 1 (0.68%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (33.11%) QA
2 2 (1.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (1.35%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (2.03%) XenApp
1 3 (2.03%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 23 (15.54%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 26 (17.57%) HP
2 9 (6.08%) Oracle
3 8 (5.41%) Microsoft
4 7 (4.73%) IBM
4 7 (4.73%) Cognos
5 5 (3.38%) Citrix
6 4 (2.70%) SAP
6 4 (2.70%) Siebel
7 2 (1.35%) Mercator
7 2 (1.35%) OpenLink
7 2 (1.35%) Business Objects
8 1 (0.68%) Murex
8 1 (0.68%) Calypso
8 1 (0.68%) Charles River
8 1 (0.68%) Vermilion
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