The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Manager
Rank - 60 59
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 0 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry - 0.18% 1.12%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.19% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 6
Average salary - - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
613 523 521
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 96.84% 95.61% 97.38%
Number of salaries quoted 524 412 480
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Test Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Manager in the job title across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry region that cited Test Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Test Manager in their job title.

1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (50.00%) QA
1 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) ATDD
2 1 (25.00%) Data Transformation
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (25.00%) BDD
2 1 (25.00%) Selenium
2 1 (25.00%) FitNesse
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Test Management
2 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) SAP
2 1 (25.00%) UNIX
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (25.00%) Automotive
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum

Test Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry region that cited Test Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Test Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (25.00%) Selenium
1 1 (25.00%) FitNesse
1 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
General
1 1 (25.00%) Automotive
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) UNIX
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) ATDD
2 1 (25.00%) Data Transformation
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (25.00%) BDD
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Test Management
2 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) SAP
1 1 (25.00%) HP