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 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Manager
Rank 219 236 289
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +53
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 33 64 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.53% 0.67% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 0.70% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 28 45 41
Median salary £67,500 £62,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% -7.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £51,200 £50,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
5939 9091 11352
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.93% 95.21% 95.44%
Number of salaries quoted 5421 7816 9502
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 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
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 August 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 August 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 35 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (47.69%) Finance
2 31 (47.69%) Test Strategy
3 27 (41.54%) QA
4 24 (36.92%) Test Management
5 18 (27.69%) Automated Testing
6 16 (24.62%) Analytical Skills
7 15 (23.08%) Test Scripting
7 15 (23.08%) Project Management
7 15 (23.08%) PRINCE2
8 14 (21.54%) Scrum
8 14 (21.54%) HP Quality Center
9 13 (20.00%) ISTQB
9 13 (20.00%) Test Automation
10 11 (16.92%) Defect Management
10 11 (16.92%) Load Balancing
10 11 (16.92%) Project Planning
10 11 (16.92%) Resource Management
10 11 (16.92%) Selenium
10 11 (16.92%) Banking
10 11 (16.92%) User Acceptance Testing
10 11 (16.92%) CRM
10 11 (16.92%) ITIL
10 11 (16.92%) Data Mining
10 11 (16.92%) MS Office
11 10 (15.38%) ISEB
11 10 (15.38%) Cucumber
12 9 (13.85%) Manual Testing
12 9 (13.85%) Degree
12 9 (13.85%) SQL

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 (6.15%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.54%) CMS
2 1 (1.54%) Drupal
Applications
1 11 (16.92%) MS Office
2 7 (10.77%) MS Project
3 5 (7.69%) MS Excel
3 5 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.54%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.54%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (16.92%) Data Mining
2 7 (10.77%) EDRMS
3 3 (4.62%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 11 (16.92%) Selenium
2 10 (15.38%) Cucumber
3 7 (10.77%) HP UFT
3 7 (10.77%) SpecFlow
4 5 (7.69%) JIRA
5 3 (4.62%) LoadRunner
5 3 (4.62%) SoapUI
5 3 (4.62%) WATIR
6 2 (3.08%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.54%) Fiddler
General
1 31 (47.69%) Finance
2 11 (16.92%) Banking
3 8 (12.31%) Back Office
4 5 (7.69%) Investment Banking
5 4 (6.15%) Retail
6 2 (3.08%) Legal
7 1 (1.54%) German Language
7 1 (1.54%) Law
7 1 (1.54%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.54%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.85%) Gherkin
2 7 (10.77%) .NET
3 5 (7.69%) HTML
4 4 (6.15%) SOAP
4 4 (6.15%) Web Services
4 4 (6.15%) XBRL
4 4 (6.15%) XML
5 3 (4.62%) Ajax
5 3 (4.62%) ASP.NET
5 3 (4.62%) ASP.NET 2.0
6 2 (3.08%) FIX Protocol
7 1 (1.54%) CSS
7 1 (1.54%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 16 (24.62%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.15%) Derivative
2 4 (6.15%) Fixed Income
2 4 (6.15%) Mathematics
3 2 (3.08%) OTC Derivatives
3 2 (3.08%) SWIFT
4 1 (1.54%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.54%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.54%) Fintech
4 1 (1.54%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.54%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.54%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.69%) Unix
2 4 (6.15%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (47.69%) Test Strategy
3 24 (36.92%) Test Management
4 18 (27.69%) Automated Testing
5 15 (23.08%) PRINCE2
5 15 (23.08%) Project Management
5 15 (23.08%) Test Scripting
6 14 (21.54%) Scrum
7 13 (20.00%) Test Automation
8 11 (16.92%) CRM
8 11 (16.92%) Defect Management
8 11 (16.92%) ITIL
8 11 (16.92%) Load Balancing
8 11 (16.92%) Project Planning
8 11 (16.92%) Resource Management
8 11 (16.92%) User Acceptance Testing
9 9 (13.85%) Manual Testing
10 8 (12.31%) Change Management
10 8 (12.31%) Test Planning
11 7 (10.77%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 9 (13.85%) SQL
2 7 (10.77%) Java
3 5 (7.69%) C#
4 4 (6.15%) VB.NET
5 3 (4.62%) T-SQL
6 2 (3.08%) C++
7 1 (1.54%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.54%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (20.00%) ISTQB
2 10 (15.38%) ISEB
3 9 (13.85%) Degree
4 7 (10.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (6.15%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (41.54%) QA
2 1 (1.54%) SDET
Systems Management
1 14 (21.54%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (10.77%) OpenText
1 7 (10.77%) Siebel
2 6 (9.23%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.15%) HP
3 4 (6.15%) Murex
3 4 (6.15%) Oracle
3 4 (6.15%) SAP
4 1 (1.54%) TOWER Software
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: From £75,000 to £90,000 per annum Plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: from £62,673
Posted: 18 days ago