The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the East of England 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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Manager
Rank 180 237 228
Rank change year-on-year
+57 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 76 28 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.07% 0.39% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.12% 0.41% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 65 22 27
Average salary £52,500 £48,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% -28.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £40,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-1.47% +1.50%
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
6785 6815 7698
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.82% 95.72% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 5452 5588 6638
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £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 the East of England

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

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 6 March 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Manager within the East of England region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex +14 30 £73,750 +5.35%
Hertfordshire +18 26 £36,000 -58.85%
Cambridgeshire +13 17 £50,750 +5.72%
Bedfordshire +7 2 £60,000 +50.00% 1
East Anglia - 1 - -
Test Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 52 (41.27%) ISEB
2 47 (37.30%) Test Strategy
3 43 (34.13%) ISTQB
4 41 (32.54%) QA
5 40 (31.75%) Degree
6 39 (30.95%) Agile Software Development
7 37 (29.37%) Test Management
8 35 (27.78%) Finance
9 28 (22.22%) Software Testing
10 27 (21.43%) HP
11 23 (18.25%) HP Quality Center
12 22 (17.46%) Performance Testing
13 19 (15.08%) Project Management
14 18 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
15 17 (13.49%) User Acceptance Testing
15 17 (13.49%) System Testing
16 15 (11.90%) Mentoring
17 14 (11.11%) Regression Testing
17 14 (11.11%) Retail
18 13 (10.32%) Banking
18 13 (10.32%) Automated Testing
18 13 (10.32%) SQL
19 12 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
19 12 (9.52%) Selenium
19 12 (9.52%) Integration Testing
20 10 (7.94%) HTML
21 9 (7.14%) People Management
21 9 (7.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
21 9 (7.14%) SAP
21 9 (7.14%) CMMI

Test Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (3.97%) Adobe CQ
2 1 (0.79%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.79%) Drupal
Applications
1 3 (2.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.79%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.79%) BASE24
1 1 (0.79%) VisionPLUS
1 1 (0.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.79%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.59%) Wireless
2 1 (0.79%) LTE
2 1 (0.79%) ATM
2 1 (0.79%) WCDMA
2 1 (0.79%) Internet
2 1 (0.79%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.76%) MySQL
2 3 (2.38%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.79%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.79%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (9.52%) Selenium
2 8 (6.35%) JIRA
3 7 (5.56%) TestDirector
3 7 (5.56%) MSTest
4 6 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (4.76%) QuickTest Pro
4 6 (4.76%) LoadRunner
5 2 (1.59%) Bugzilla
6 1 (0.79%) Subversion
6 1 (0.79%) JUnit
6 1 (0.79%) TestNG
6 1 (0.79%) JBehave
6 1 (0.79%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.79%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.79%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.79%) Jasmine
6 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.79%) Zephyr
6 1 (0.79%) TestLink
General
1 35 (27.78%) Finance
2 14 (11.11%) Retail
3 13 (10.32%) Banking
4 6 (4.76%) Telecoms
5 5 (3.97%) Manufacturing
6 3 (2.38%) Law
7 1 (0.79%) Electronics
7 1 (0.79%) Billing
7 1 (0.79%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (7.94%) HTML
2 6 (4.76%) XML
3 5 (3.97%) REST
3 5 (3.97%) SOAP
4 4 (3.17%) CSS
5 2 (1.59%) .NET
6 1 (0.79%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.79%) Flash
6 1 (0.79%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 18 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.17%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.17%) User Experience
4 2 (1.59%) EMV
5 1 (0.79%) DTV
5 1 (0.79%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.79%) APACS
5 1 (0.79%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.79%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.35%) Windows
1 8 (6.35%) Linux
2 5 (3.97%) UNIX
3 2 (1.59%) VMS
4 1 (0.79%) Android
4 1 (0.79%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (37.30%) Test Strategy
2 39 (30.95%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (29.37%) Test Management
4 28 (22.22%) Software Testing
5 22 (17.46%) Performance Testing
6 19 (15.08%) Project Management
7 17 (13.49%) User Acceptance Testing
7 17 (13.49%) System Testing
8 15 (11.90%) Mentoring
9 14 (11.11%) Regression Testing
10 13 (10.32%) Automated Testing
11 12 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
11 12 (9.52%) Integration Testing
12 9 (7.14%) CMMI
12 9 (7.14%) Six Sigma
12 9 (7.14%) People Management
13 8 (6.35%) Change Control
14 7 (5.56%) Automation Testing
14 7 (5.56%) E-Commerce
15 6 (4.76%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 13 (10.32%) SQL
2 7 (5.56%) Java
3 5 (3.97%) JavaScript
4 4 (3.17%) C
4 4 (3.17%) Python
5 3 (2.38%) C++
6 2 (1.59%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.79%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 52 (41.27%) ISEB
2 43 (34.13%) ISTQB
3 40 (31.75%) Degree
4 9 (7.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (1.59%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.79%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (32.54%) QA
2 2 (1.59%) WAI
3 1 (0.79%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.79%) SLA
3 1 (0.79%) ISO 8583
Systems Management
1 23 (18.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 27 (21.43%) HP
2 9 (7.14%) SAP
3 7 (5.56%) Oracle
4 5 (3.97%) Atlassian
4 5 (3.97%) Microsoft
5 3 (2.38%) CheckPoint
6 1 (0.79%) Telerik
6 1 (0.79%) Capita
6 1 (0.79%) FINEOS
6 1 (0.79%) Cognizant
6 1 (0.79%) NCR
6 1 (0.79%) hybris
6 1 (0.79%) VeriFone
6 1 (0.79%) Gemalto
6 1 (0.79%) Twitter
6 1 (0.79%) Guidewire
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £86000 Per Annum
Posted: 1 hour ago