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 24 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Manager
Rank 69 75 55
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 7 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.99% 0.26% 1.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.04% 0.28% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 11
Median salary £51,250 £48,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.77% -8.57%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +2.00%
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
674 720 579
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 95.33% 94.24% 96.82%
Number of salaries quoted 568 614 485
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £25,000 £25,902
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 24 May 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 9 (56.25%) Finance
2 8 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (31.25%) Test Management
4 5 (31.25%) Test Strategy
4 5 (31.25%) ISEB
5 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (25.00%) System Testing
6 3 (18.75%) Coaching
6 3 (18.75%) People Management
6 3 (18.75%) SDLC
6 3 (18.75%) Software Testing
7 2 (12.50%) ISEB Practitioner
7 2 (12.50%) ERP
7 2 (12.50%) SQL
7 2 (12.50%) Unix
7 2 (12.50%) LoadRunner
7 2 (12.50%) BPR
7 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
7 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
7 2 (12.50%) Test Scripting
7 2 (12.50%) Non-Functional Testing
7 2 (12.50%) Automation Testing
7 2 (12.50%) Performance Management
7 2 (12.50%) Performance Testing
8 1 (6.25%) Security Testing
8 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (6.25%) PCI DSS
8 1 (6.25%) OWASP
8 1 (6.25%) Test Automation

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 (12.50%) LoadRunner
2 1 (6.25%) HP UFT
2 1 (6.25%) Selenium
General
1 9 (56.25%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Unix
2 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (31.25%) Test Management
3 5 (31.25%) Test Strategy
4 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (25.00%) System Testing
5 3 (18.75%) Coaching
5 3 (18.75%) People Management
5 3 (18.75%) SDLC
5 3 (18.75%) Software Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Automation Testing
6 2 (12.50%) BPR
6 2 (12.50%) ERP
6 2 (12.50%) Non-Functional Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Performance Management
6 2 (12.50%) Performance Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
6 2 (12.50%) Test Scripting
7 1 (6.25%) Change Management
7 1 (6.25%) Information Security Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) ISEB
2 2 (12.50%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (6.25%) CISM
3 1 (6.25%) CISSP
3 1 (6.25%) CREST Certified
3 1 (6.25%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (6.25%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) HP