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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Manager
London / City of London
Rank 227 226 223
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 8 26 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.16% 0.41% 0.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.42% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 23 83
Median salary £60,000 £70,000 £59,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +18.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £60,000 £39,200
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £90,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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
4872 6127 9820
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 96.94% 95.88% 95.80%
Number of salaries quoted 4440 5496 8565
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 20 (74.07%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (51.85%) Test Management
3 13 (48.15%) Finance
4 11 (40.74%) Banking
4 11 (40.74%) QA
5 10 (37.04%) Test Strategy
6 9 (33.33%) SDLC
7 7 (25.93%) Investment Banking
8 6 (22.22%) Fixed Income
8 6 (22.22%) SQL
8 6 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
9 5 (18.52%) Derivative
9 5 (18.52%) ISTQB
9 5 (18.52%) Murex
10 4 (14.81%) Project Management
10 4 (14.81%) C#
10 4 (14.81%) .NET
10 4 (14.81%) Selenium
10 4 (14.81%) Test Automation
10 4 (14.81%) Performance Testing
10 4 (14.81%) Waterfall
10 4 (14.81%) Cucumber
11 3 (11.11%) SoapUI
11 3 (11.11%) Automation Testing
11 3 (11.11%) Gherkin
11 3 (11.11%) Functional Testing
11 3 (11.11%) User Stories
11 3 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 3 (11.11%) Line Management
11 3 (11.11%) Defect Management

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 1 (3.70%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Markit EDM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Cucumber
1 4 (14.81%) Selenium
2 3 (11.11%) HP UFT
2 3 (11.11%) LoadRunner
2 3 (11.11%) SoapUI
2 3 (11.11%) WATIR
3 1 (3.70%) Ant
3 1 (3.70%) Maven
3 1 (3.70%) SpecFlow
General
1 13 (48.15%) Finance
2 11 (40.74%) Banking
3 7 (25.93%) Investment Banking
4 2 (7.41%) German Language
4 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
5 1 (3.70%) Back Office
5 1 (3.70%) Financial Institution
5 1 (3.70%) Front Office
5 1 (3.70%) Law
5 1 (3.70%) Retail
5 1 (3.70%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.81%) .NET
2 3 (11.11%) Ajax
2 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET
2 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET 2.0
2 3 (11.11%) Gherkin
3 1 (3.70%) JMS
3 1 (3.70%) Web Services
3 1 (3.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Fixed Income
2 5 (18.52%) Derivative
3 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (7.41%) Fintech
5 1 (3.70%) Data Integration
5 1 (3.70%) Digital Media
5 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (3.70%) Equities
5 1 (3.70%) Over-the-Top Content
5 1 (3.70%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Linux
1 1 (3.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (74.07%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (51.85%) Test Management
3 10 (37.04%) Test Strategy
4 9 (33.33%) SDLC
5 4 (14.81%) Performance Testing
5 4 (14.81%) Project Management
5 4 (14.81%) Test Automation
5 4 (14.81%) Waterfall
6 3 (11.11%) Automation Testing
6 3 (11.11%) Coaching
6 3 (11.11%) Configuration Management
6 3 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (11.11%) Defect Management
6 3 (11.11%) E-Commerce
6 3 (11.11%) Functional Testing
6 3 (11.11%) Line Management
6 3 (11.11%) MVC
6 3 (11.11%) RAD
6 3 (11.11%) Software Testing
6 3 (11.11%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 6 (22.22%) SQL
2 4 (14.81%) C#
3 3 (11.11%) Java
3 3 (11.11%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.70%) Perl
4 1 (3.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) ISTQB
2 3 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (7.41%) Degree
4 1 (3.70%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (40.74%) QA
2 1 (3.70%) MiFID
2 1 (3.70%) SDET
Systems Management
1 6 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (18.52%) Murex
2 1 (3.70%) HP
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle
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Salary: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
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Salary: £51,296 per annum
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Salary: From £42,570 to £68,350 per annum
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Salary: £51,296 per annum
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