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 30 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Manager
Rank 228 254 301
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +47
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 38 61 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.60% 0.59% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% 0.62% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 32 45 48
Median salary £67,500 £59,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.40% -15.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £51,500 £47,350
10% offered a salary of more than £79,500 £80,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +2.00%
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
6052 9817 12324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.79% 94.74% 94.98%
Number of salaries quoted 5521 8409 10414
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +1.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
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 30 June 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 30 June 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 42 (60.87%) Finance
2 33 (47.83%) Test Strategy
3 28 (40.58%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (31.88%) QA
5 21 (30.43%) User Acceptance Testing
5 21 (30.43%) Test Management
5 21 (30.43%) Project Management
6 20 (28.99%) Test Scripting
7 19 (27.54%) Automated Testing
7 19 (27.54%) PRINCE2
8 18 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
9 17 (24.64%) Test Automation
9 17 (24.64%) ISEB
10 16 (23.19%) MS Office
10 16 (23.19%) Scrum
11 15 (21.74%) HP Quality Center
11 15 (21.74%) ISTQB
11 15 (21.74%) CRM
12 14 (20.29%) ITIL
13 12 (17.39%) MS Project
14 11 (15.94%) Degree
14 11 (15.94%) Manual Testing
15 10 (14.49%) OpenText
15 10 (14.49%) Siebel
15 10 (14.49%) EDRMS
15 10 (14.49%) HP UFT
15 10 (14.49%) Back Office
15 10 (14.49%) Change Management
16 9 (13.04%) Data Mining
16 9 (13.04%) JIRA

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 16 (23.19%) MS Office
2 12 (17.39%) 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 10 (14.49%) EDRMS
2 9 (13.04%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.45%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (14.49%) HP UFT
2 9 (13.04%) JIRA
2 9 (13.04%) Selenium
3 8 (11.59%) Cucumber
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 42 (60.87%) Finance
2 10 (14.49%) Back Office
3 6 (8.70%) Banking
4 5 (7.25%) Retail
5 2 (2.90%) Legal
5 2 (2.90%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.90%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.45%) Electronics
6 1 (1.45%) Marketing
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 1 (1.45%) Ajax
4 1 (1.45%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.45%) ASP.NET 2.0
4 1 (1.45%) CSS
4 1 (1.45%) Middleware
4 1 (1.45%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 18 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.80%) Mathematics
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 28 (40.58%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (30.43%) Project Management
3 21 (30.43%) Test Management
3 21 (30.43%) User Acceptance Testing
4 20 (28.99%) Test Scripting
5 19 (27.54%) Automated Testing
5 19 (27.54%) PRINCE2
6 17 (24.64%) Test Automation
7 16 (23.19%) Scrum
8 15 (21.74%) CRM
9 14 (20.29%) ITIL
10 11 (15.94%) Manual Testing
11 10 (14.49%) Change Management
12 9 (13.04%) Defect Management
12 9 (13.04%) Load Balancing
12 9 (13.04%) Project Planning
12 9 (13.04%) Resource Management
12 9 (13.04%) Test Planning
13 7 (10.14%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (11.59%) SQL
2 6 (8.70%) Java
3 4 (5.80%) VB.NET
4 2 (2.90%) C#
5 1 (1.45%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (24.64%) ISEB
2 15 (21.74%) ISTQB
3 11 (15.94%) Degree
4 9 (13.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (5.80%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 2 (2.90%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.90%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.45%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (31.88%) QA
Systems Management
1 15 (21.74%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (14.49%) OpenText
1 10 (14.49%) Siebel
2 7 (10.14%) HP
3 5 (7.25%) 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
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Affinity Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000- £60,000 + strong benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £70,000- £85,000 plus an outstanding package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £ 95,000 + bonus (20-30%) + pension + healthcare + life insuranc
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Red10
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000 - £85,000
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £90,000
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: from £62,673
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Mint
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 10 days ago