The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the East of England region that had Test Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Manager
Rank 231 243 204
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -39
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 10 35 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.15% 0.45% 0.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.46% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 8 26 58
Median salary £55,000 £65,000 £58,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% +10.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £50,000 £46,200
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £86,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+1.94% +3.00%
Test Manager
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 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
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6247 7553 8130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.03% 97.42% 96.98%
Number of salaries quoted 5330 6286 6792
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Test Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Test Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Test Manager
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Test Manager Salary Trend in the East of England

Test Manager
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Manager across the East of England region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

Test Manager Salary Histogram in the East of England

Test Manager
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Manager within the East of England region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +25 6 £60,000 -7.69%
Essex +3 2 £45,000 -33.33% 1
Cambridgeshire -3 1 - -
Suffolk - 1 £60,000 -
Test Manager
England

Test Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 26 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 East of England region featuring Test Manager in the job title.

1 13 (59.09%) Test Management
2 12 (54.55%) Test Strategy
3 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (40.91%) Functional Testing
5 8 (36.36%) QA
6 7 (31.82%) JIRA
6 7 (31.82%) Non-Functional Testing
6 7 (31.82%) Test Planning
7 6 (27.27%) ISTQB
7 6 (27.27%) Scrum
7 6 (27.27%) Finance
7 6 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (27.27%) E-Commerce
8 5 (22.73%) ISEB
8 5 (22.73%) SQL
8 5 (22.73%) Selenium
8 5 (22.73%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (22.73%) System Integration Testing
8 5 (22.73%) SDLC
9 4 (18.18%) Defect Management
9 4 (18.18%) Agile Testing
9 4 (18.18%) Performance Testing
9 4 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (18.18%) Manual Testing
9 4 (18.18%) Test Automation
9 4 (18.18%) Cucumber
9 4 (18.18%) Automated Testing
9 4 (18.18%) HP
9 4 (18.18%) HP UFT
10 3 (13.64%) Change Management

Test Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 3 (13.64%) Confluence
2 1 (4.55%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (31.82%) JIRA
2 5 (22.73%) Selenium
3 4 (18.18%) Cucumber
3 4 (18.18%) HP UFT
4 3 (13.64%) Bugzilla
4 3 (13.64%) Jenkins
4 3 (13.64%) JMeter
4 3 (13.64%) LoadRunner
4 3 (13.64%) Testopia
5 1 (4.55%) Jtest
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (4.55%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (27.27%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Retail
3 2 (9.09%) Publishing
4 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.55%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) .NET
1 2 (9.09%) Qt
2 1 (4.55%) CSS
2 1 (4.55%) Flash
2 1 (4.55%) HTML
2 1 (4.55%) HTML5
2 1 (4.55%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.55%) Data Integration
2 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
1 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) Test Management
2 12 (54.55%) Test Strategy
3 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (40.91%) Functional Testing
5 7 (31.82%) Non-Functional Testing
5 7 (31.82%) Test Planning
6 6 (27.27%) E-Commerce
6 6 (27.27%) Scrum
6 6 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (22.73%) SDLC
7 5 (22.73%) System Integration Testing
7 5 (22.73%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (18.18%) Agile Testing
8 4 (18.18%) Automated Testing
8 4 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (18.18%) Defect Management
8 4 (18.18%) Manual Testing
8 4 (18.18%) Performance Testing
8 4 (18.18%) Test Automation
9 3 (13.64%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) SQL
2 1 (4.55%) C#
2 1 (4.55%) Java
2 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) ISTQB
2 5 (22.73%) ISEB
3 2 (9.09%) ISEB Practitioner
3 2 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (4.55%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (36.36%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) HP
2 3 (13.64%) Rally
3 2 (9.09%) SAP
4 1 (4.55%) AppDynamics
4 1 (4.55%) Cognizant
4 1 (4.55%) FINEOS
4 1 (4.55%) Guidewire
4 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.55%) New Relic
4 1 (4.55%) SOASTA, Inc
4 1 (4.55%) Telerik
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