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 26 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Manager
Rank 212 252 295
Rank change year-on-year
+40 +43
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 36 59 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.57% 0.56% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 0.59% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 30 43 43
Median salary £67,500 £59,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.40% -12.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £54,200 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+1.94% +3.00%
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
6027 9954 11718
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 96.02% 95.01% 95.17%
Number of salaries quoted 5500 8516 9792
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +3.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 26 July 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 26 July 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 37 (53.62%) Finance
2 33 (47.83%) Test Strategy
3 29 (42.03%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (34.78%) QA
5 21 (30.43%) Test Management
5 21 (30.43%) Automated Testing
6 20 (28.99%) User Acceptance Testing
6 20 (28.99%) Project Management
7 19 (27.54%) PRINCE2
7 19 (27.54%) Test Scripting
8 17 (24.64%) Analytical Skills
9 16 (23.19%) Test Automation
9 16 (23.19%) Scrum
10 15 (21.74%) CRM
10 15 (21.74%) MS Office
11 14 (20.29%) ITIL
11 14 (20.29%) ISEB
11 14 (20.29%) HP Quality Center
12 12 (17.39%) ISTQB
13 11 (15.94%) Load Balancing
13 11 (15.94%) Resource Management
13 11 (15.94%) Project Planning
13 11 (15.94%) Manual Testing
13 11 (15.94%) Change Management
13 11 (15.94%) Data Mining
13 11 (15.94%) MS Project
14 10 (14.49%) Siebel
14 10 (14.49%) Back Office
14 10 (14.49%) EDRMS
14 10 (14.49%) Degree

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 (5.80%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.45%) CMS
2 1 (1.45%) Drupal
Applications
1 15 (21.74%) MS Office
2 11 (15.94%) MS Project
3 5 (7.25%) MS Excel
4 4 (5.80%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.45%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.45%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (15.94%) Data Mining
2 10 (14.49%) EDRMS
3 1 (1.45%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (13.04%) Selenium
2 8 (11.59%) Cucumber
2 8 (11.59%) HP UFT
3 7 (10.14%) JIRA
4 6 (8.70%) SpecFlow
5 2 (2.90%) LoadRunner
5 2 (2.90%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.45%) ClearQuest
6 1 (1.45%) Fiddler
6 1 (1.45%) JBehave
6 1 (1.45%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.45%) TestDirector
6 1 (1.45%) WATIR
6 1 (1.45%) WinRunner
General
1 37 (53.62%) Finance
2 10 (14.49%) Back Office
3 7 (10.14%) Banking
4 6 (8.70%) Retail
5 3 (4.35%) Legal
6 2 (2.90%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.90%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.45%) Electronics
7 1 (1.45%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.45%) Marketing
7 1 (1.45%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.14%) .NET
1 7 (10.14%) Gherkin
2 5 (7.25%) HTML
2 5 (7.25%) Web Services
3 4 (5.80%) SOAP
3 4 (5.80%) XBRL
3 4 (5.80%) XML
4 2 (2.90%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (1.45%) Ajax
5 1 (1.45%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.45%) ASP.NET 2.0
5 1 (1.45%) CSS
5 1 (1.45%) Middleware
5 1 (1.45%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 17 (24.64%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.80%) Mathematics
3 2 (2.90%) OTC Derivatives
3 2 (2.90%) SWIFT
4 1 (1.45%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.45%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.45%) Fintech
4 1 (1.45%) Hedge funds
4 1 (1.45%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.45%) Market Risk
4 1 (1.45%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.45%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.25%) Unix
2 4 (5.80%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (47.83%) Test Strategy
2 29 (42.03%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (30.43%) Automated Testing
3 21 (30.43%) Test Management
4 20 (28.99%) Project Management
4 20 (28.99%) User Acceptance Testing
5 19 (27.54%) PRINCE2
5 19 (27.54%) Test Scripting
6 16 (23.19%) Scrum
6 16 (23.19%) Test Automation
7 15 (21.74%) CRM
8 14 (20.29%) ITIL
9 11 (15.94%) Change Management
9 11 (15.94%) Load Balancing
9 11 (15.94%) Manual Testing
9 11 (15.94%) Project Planning
9 11 (15.94%) Resource Management
10 9 (13.04%) Defect Management
11 8 (11.59%) Test Planning
12 7 (10.14%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (11.59%) Java
1 8 (11.59%) SQL
2 4 (5.80%) VB.NET
3 2 (2.90%) C#
3 2 (2.90%) C++
4 1 (1.45%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (20.29%) ISEB
2 12 (17.39%) ISTQB
3 10 (14.49%) Degree
4 6 (8.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (5.80%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (1.45%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (34.78%) QA
Systems Management
1 14 (20.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (14.49%) OpenText
1 10 (14.49%) Siebel
2 6 (8.70%) HP
2 6 (8.70%) Microsoft
3 5 (7.25%) SAP
4 4 (5.80%) Oracle
5 1 (1.45%) IBM
5 1 (1.45%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.45%) TOWER Software
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £ 95,000 + bonus (20-30%) + pension + healthcare + life insuranc
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £70,000- £85,000 plus an outstanding package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: from £62,673
Posted: 11 days ago