The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Coventry region that had Test Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Manager
Rank 75 72 48
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 2 8 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.27% 0.99% 2.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 1.04% 2.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 12
Median salary £55,000 £56,250 £55,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% +0.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £52,777 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £57,500 £62,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Test Manager
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Coventry 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
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
692 769 578
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 93.14% 95.17% 98.13%
Number of salaries quoted 610 610 498
Median salary £40,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Test Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

The demand trend of job ads across the Coventry region that featured Test Manager in the job title.

Test Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Test Manager
Salary Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Test Manager across the Coventry region.

Test Manager Salary Trend in Coventry

Test Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 30 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 Coventry region featuring Test Manager in the job title.

1 7 (87.50%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) System Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Software Testing
3 3 (37.50%) ISEB
3 3 (37.50%) Test Management
3 3 (37.50%) Manual Testing
3 3 (37.50%) People Management
3 3 (37.50%) SDLC
4 2 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Automation Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (25.00%) Performance Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Coaching
4 2 (25.00%) LoadRunner
4 2 (25.00%) ISEB Practitioner
4 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Performance Management
4 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
5 1 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
5 1 (12.50%) Functional Testing
5 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
5 1 (12.50%) Selenium
5 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Change Management

Test Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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:

Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) LoadRunner
2 1 (12.50%) HP UFT
2 1 (12.50%) Selenium
General
1 7 (87.50%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 4 (50.00%) System Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Manual Testing
2 3 (37.50%) People Management
2 3 (37.50%) SDLC
2 3 (37.50%) Software Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Test Management
3 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Automation Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Coaching
3 2 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Performance Management
3 2 (25.00%) Performance Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Change Management
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL
4 1 (12.50%) Line Management
4 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
4 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) ISEB
2 2 (25.00%) ISEB Practitioner
2 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) HP