The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the 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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Manager
Rank 524 411 415
Rank change year-on-year
-113 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 417 663 636
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.44% 0.68% 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.70% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 324 503 489
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £57,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -3.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Test Manager
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
91358 94470 93145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.12% 96.49% 96.27%
Number of salaries quoted 77495 78985 75634
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Test Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Test Manager Jobs Demand Trend in England

Test Manager
Salary Trend in England

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

Test Manager Salary Trend in England

Test Manager
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Manager across the England region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Test Manager Salary Histogram in England

Test Manager
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(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
London -90 145 £67,500 +12.50% 29
South East -20 110 £55,000 - 16
West Midlands -5 49 £60,000 +26.31% 8
North West -2 30 £47,800 +3.91% 5
East of England -25 26 £67,500 +35.00% 7
South West -53 23 £52,500 +16.66% 4
Yorkshire +5 22 £45,000 -2.17% 5
East Midlands -9 9 £48,000 +2.12%
North East - 1 - -
Test Manager
UK

Test Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the 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.

1 446 (47.96%) Agile Software Development
2 361 (38.82%) Finance
3 351 (37.74%) Test Strategy
4 331 (35.59%) Test Management
5 318 (34.19%) QA
6 207 (22.26%) ISEB
7 205 (22.04%) ISTQB
8 186 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 183 (19.68%) User Acceptance Testing
10 172 (18.49%) Test Automation
11 162 (17.42%) Selenium
11 162 (17.42%) Defect Management
12 159 (17.10%) SDLC
13 148 (15.91%) Software Testing
14 145 (15.59%) Banking
15 122 (13.12%) Java
16 116 (12.47%) Test Planning
16 116 (12.47%) Mentoring
17 108 (11.61%) HP
18 107 (11.51%) Non-Functional Testing
19 106 (11.40%) Degree
20 105 (11.29%) Waterfall
20 105 (11.29%) Project Management
21 102 (10.97%) HP Quality Center
22 99 (10.65%) Automated Testing
23 96 (10.32%) Performance Testing
24 95 (10.22%) Scrum
24 95 (10.22%) SQL
25 94 (10.11%) Line Management
26 93 (10.00%) JIRA

Test Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the 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 17 (1.83%) SharePoint
2 5 (0.54%) Node.js
3 4 (0.43%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (0.43%) Skype for Business
4 3 (0.32%) CMS
5 2 (0.22%) Confluence
5 2 (0.22%) MTS
5 2 (0.22%) SAS
5 2 (0.22%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.22%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.11%) Apache
6 1 (0.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.11%) IIS
6 1 (0.11%) JBoss
6 1 (0.11%) LiveLink
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.11%) WebSphere
Applications
1 62 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 26 (2.80%) MS Office
3 14 (1.51%) MS Project
4 7 (0.75%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (0.75%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.54%) Adobe Illustrator
5 5 (0.54%) Fireworks
5 5 (0.54%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.11%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 15 (1.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 10 (1.08%) WebTrends
3 9 (0.97%) Dynamics CRM
4 7 (0.75%) Dynamics AX
5 5 (0.54%) Maximo
5 5 (0.54%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.11%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.11%) SAP HR
6 1 (0.11%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 15 (1.61%) SaaS
2 8 (0.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (0.54%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (0.43%) Office 365
5 4 (0.43%) Yammer
6 2 (0.22%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.11%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 10 (1.08%) Internet
2 5 (0.54%) HTTPS
2 5 (0.54%) SAN
3 2 (0.22%) HTTP
3 2 (0.22%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.11%) DHCP
4 1 (0.11%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.11%) Intranet
4 1 (0.11%) MPLS
4 1 (0.11%) Network Security
4 1 (0.11%) SDH
4 1 (0.11%) SSL
4 1 (0.11%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (3.33%) SQL Server
2 28 (3.01%) Data Warehouse
3 17 (1.83%) Big Data
4 7 (0.75%) MySQL
5 5 (0.54%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (0.43%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (0.32%) Informix
7 3 (0.32%) MongoDB
8 2 (0.22%) Data Mining
8 2 (0.22%) GIS
8 2 (0.22%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.22%) SAP BI
8 2 (0.22%) SAP BW
8 2 (0.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.11%) DB2
9 1 (0.11%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (0.11%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.11%) PowerCenter
9 1 (0.11%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 162 (17.42%) Selenium
2 93 (10.00%) JIRA
3 67 (7.20%) HP UFT
4 46 (4.95%) WebDriver
5 42 (4.52%) Cucumber
6 37 (3.98%) Team Foundation Server
7 30 (3.23%) LoadRunner
8 21 (2.26%) Jenkins
8 21 (2.26%) Visual Studio
9 20 (2.15%) Git (software)
9 20 (2.15%) JUnit
10 18 (1.94%) TestNG
11 16 (1.72%) JMeter
12 12 (1.29%) Bugzilla
12 12 (1.29%) Ranorex
12 12 (1.29%) WinRunner
13 10 (1.08%) JBehave
13 10 (1.08%) Testopia
14 9 (0.97%) SpecFlow
15 8 (0.86%) Robotium
General
1 361 (38.82%) Finance
2 145 (15.59%) Banking
3 90 (9.68%) Retail
4 64 (6.88%) Telecoms
5 33 (3.55%) Manufacturing
6 31 (3.33%) Marketing
7 22 (2.37%) Legal
8 21 (2.26%) Law
9 18 (1.94%) Electronics
9 18 (1.94%) Investment Banking
10 16 (1.72%) Local Government
11 14 (1.51%) Games
12 11 (1.18%) Military
13 8 (0.86%) Retail Banking
14 7 (0.75%) Front Office
15 6 (0.65%) Advertising
16 5 (0.54%) Private Banking
17 4 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
18 3 (0.32%) Aerospace
18 3 (0.32%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (4.30%) .NET
2 26 (2.80%) HTML
3 25 (2.69%) Web Services
4 19 (2.04%) Middleware
5 17 (1.83%) CSS
5 17 (1.83%) SOAP
6 12 (1.29%) REST
7 11 (1.18%) XML
8 10 (1.08%) jQuery
9 9 (0.97%) ASP.NET
10 7 (0.75%) Gherkin
11 5 (0.54%) Ajax
12 4 (0.43%) ASP.NET MVC
12 4 (0.43%) COM
12 4 (0.43%) Django
12 4 (0.43%) XBRL
13 3 (0.32%) RabbitMQ
14 2 (0.22%) AppFabric
14 2 (0.22%) Behat
14 2 (0.22%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 65 (6.99%) Analytical Skills
2 50 (5.38%) Computer Science
3 28 (3.01%) Enterprise Software
4 15 (1.61%) Driving Licence
4 15 (1.61%) Fintech
4 15 (1.61%) Mathematics
5 13 (1.40%) Data Centre
5 13 (1.40%) Management Information System
5 13 (1.40%) Social Media
6 12 (1.29%) User Experience
7 11 (1.18%) Mobile Banking
8 10 (1.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 10 (1.08%) Mobile App
9 8 (0.86%) Credit Risk
9 8 (0.86%) NHS
9 8 (0.86%) Statistics
10 6 (0.65%) Derivative
10 6 (0.65%) Internet of Things
11 5 (0.54%) Copywriting
11 5 (0.54%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 37 (3.98%) Linux
2 32 (3.44%) Windows
3 30 (3.23%) Unix
4 8 (0.86%) Android
5 7 (0.75%) Apple iOS
6 5 (0.54%) AIX
7 1 (0.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.11%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 446 (47.96%) Agile Software Development
2 351 (37.74%) Test Strategy
3 331 (35.59%) Test Management
4 186 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 183 (19.68%) User Acceptance Testing
6 172 (18.49%) Test Automation
7 162 (17.42%) Defect Management
8 159 (17.10%) SDLC
9 148 (15.91%) Software Testing
10 116 (12.47%) Mentoring
10 116 (12.47%) Test Planning
11 107 (11.51%) Non-Functional Testing
12 105 (11.29%) Project Management
12 105 (11.29%) Waterfall
13 99 (10.65%) Automated Testing
14 96 (10.32%) Performance Testing
15 95 (10.22%) Scrum
16 94 (10.11%) Line Management
17 91 (9.78%) Functional Testing
18 87 (9.35%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 122 (13.12%) Java
2 95 (10.22%) SQL
3 80 (8.60%) C#
4 34 (3.66%) C
5 31 (3.33%) Ruby
6 27 (2.90%) C++
7 26 (2.80%) JavaScript
7 26 (2.80%) Python
8 12 (1.29%) PHP
9 10 (1.08%) Shell Script
10 7 (0.75%) Groovy
11 5 (0.54%) Bash Shell
11 5 (0.54%) VB.NET
12 4 (0.43%) PL/SQL
12 4 (0.43%) VB
13 2 (0.22%) VBScript
14 1 (0.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 207 (22.26%) ISEB
2 205 (22.04%) ISTQB
3 106 (11.40%) Degree
4 86 (9.25%) Security Cleared
5 49 (5.27%) SC Cleared
6 46 (4.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 45 (4.84%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 39 (4.19%) ISEB Practitioner
9 25 (2.69%) DV Cleared
10 11 (1.18%) BPSS Clearance
11 9 (0.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 4 (0.43%) CCNA
12 4 (0.43%) Cisco Certification
12 4 (0.43%) HND
12 4 (0.43%) Network+ Certification
12 4 (0.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 2 (0.22%) ITIL Certification
13 2 (0.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 1 (0.11%) CISSP
14 1 (0.11%) CREST Certified
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 318 (34.19%) QA
2 18 (1.94%) ISO 9001
3 16 (1.72%) SLA
4 12 (1.29%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
5 10 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 8 (0.86%) GAMP
7 7 (0.75%) PCI DSS
8 3 (0.32%) ISO27002
9 2 (0.22%) GMP
9 2 (0.22%) JSP 440
10 1 (0.11%) Disclosure Scotland
10 1 (0.11%) MiFID
System Software
1 6 (0.65%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.11%) DFS Replication
2 1 (0.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 102 (10.97%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (0.54%) SCCM
3 4 (0.43%) Nessus
3 4 (0.43%) Nmap
4 1 (0.11%) Netcool
Vendors
1 108 (11.61%) HP
2 88 (9.46%) Microsoft
3 54 (5.81%) SAP
4 41 (4.41%) Oracle
5 25 (2.69%) Capita
6 13 (1.40%) IBM
7 10 (1.08%) Citrix
8 7 (0.75%) Cognizant
9 5 (0.54%) Fujitsu
9 5 (0.54%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (0.54%) Syclo
9 5 (0.54%) webMethods
10 4 (0.43%) Coverity
10 4 (0.43%) Hitachi
10 4 (0.43%) Infor
11 3 (0.32%) Siebel
11 3 (0.32%) Sybase
12 2 (0.22%) Adobe
12 2 (0.22%) Informatica
12 2 (0.22%) Murex
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