The table below looks at the statistics for the Testing 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 Testing Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Testing Manager
Rank 258 272 271
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Testing Manager 6 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.078% 0.11% 0.024%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.082% 0.11% 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 2
Average salary £53,000 £75,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.33% +87.50%
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £62,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-23.20% +56.25%
Testing 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
7356 8100 7979
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.97% 95.70% 95.79%
Number of salaries quoted 6042 6751 6932
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 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Testing Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Testing Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Testing Manager
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Testing Manager Salary Trend in the East of England

Testing 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 Testing Manager within the East of England region over the 3 months to 6 May 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
Cambridgeshire +19 5 £55,000 -
Essex -2 1 £51,000 -32.00%
Testing Manager
England

Testing Manager
Top 28 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the East of England region that cited Testing 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 Testing Manager in their job title.

1 5 (45.45%) Test Scripting
2 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (27.27%) Finance
3 3 (27.27%) Project Planning
3 3 (27.27%) JIRA
3 3 (27.27%) Release Management
3 3 (27.27%) Atlassian
4 2 (18.18%) Degree
5 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
5 1 (9.09%) Performance Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Test Management
5 1 (9.09%) Manual Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Data Validation
5 1 (9.09%) Data Entry
5 1 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (9.09%) Open Source
5 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (9.09%) Regression Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Web Services
5 1 (9.09%) ITIL
5 1 (9.09%) HP
5 1 (9.09%) ISEB
5 1 (9.09%) Law
5 1 (9.09%) Validation
5 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (9.09%) Automated Testing
5 1 (9.09%) ISTQB

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

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the East of England region that cited Testing 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 Testing Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) JIRA
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
1 1 (9.09%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Test Scripting
2 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (27.27%) Project Planning
3 3 (27.27%) Release Management
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Test Management
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) Regression Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Validation
4 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (9.09%) Automated Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Manual Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Data Validation
4 1 (9.09%) Data Entry
4 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) ISEB
2 1 (9.09%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Atlassian
2 1 (9.09%) HP