The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Test Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Manager
UK / England
Rank 468 539 410
Rank change year-on-year
+71 -129
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 391 413 677
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.50% 0.44% 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.45% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 296 320 518
Median salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £53,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+3.77% +6.00%

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
75792 90914 94848
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.32% 96.49% 96.72%
Number of salaries quoted 63313 77082 79102
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Test Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

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 21 February 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Manager within the England region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 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
South East +69 107 £52,500 -4.54% 10
London +20 100 £70,000 +3.70% 24
South West +52 49 £55,000 +4.76% 5
Yorkshire +37 41 £55,000 +22.22% 3
East of England +33 29 £60,000 -14.28% 3
West Midlands -2 23 £47,500 -20.50% 6
North West -32 21 £55,000 +10.00% 4
East Midlands +11 14 £45,000 -10.00%
North East - 7 £35,000 -
Test Manager
UK

Test Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 England region featuring Test Manager in the job title.

1 395 (47.82%) Agile Software Development
2 273 (33.05%) Finance
3 264 (31.96%) Test Management
4 248 (30.02%) Test Strategy
5 230 (27.85%) QA
6 229 (27.72%) ISTQB
7 205 (24.82%) ISEB
8 176 (21.31%) User Acceptance Testing
9 164 (19.85%) Software Testing
10 159 (19.25%) Test Automation
11 145 (17.55%) Stakeholder Management
12 138 (16.71%) SDLC
13 135 (16.34%) Selenium
14 121 (14.65%) HP
15 114 (13.80%) Project Management
16 108 (13.08%) Waterfall
16 108 (13.08%) Mentoring
17 103 (12.47%) Test Scripting
18 102 (12.35%) Performance Testing
19 101 (12.23%) Automation Testing
20 100 (12.11%) SQL
21 97 (11.74%) Degree
22 93 (11.26%) Functional Testing
23 92 (11.14%) Coaching
23 92 (11.14%) HP Quality Center
23 92 (11.14%) Regression Testing
23 92 (11.14%) Automated Testing
24 90 (10.90%) Banking
25 86 (10.41%) Non-Functional Testing
26 80 (9.69%) Line Management

Test Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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 31 (3.75%) SharePoint
2 20 (2.42%) Confluence
3 14 (1.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 6 (0.73%) WebLogic
5 4 (0.48%) CICS
5 4 (0.48%) Oracle Service Bus
5 4 (0.48%) Tomcat
6 3 (0.36%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (0.36%) IIS
7 2 (0.24%) Apache
7 2 (0.24%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.12%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.12%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.12%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.12%) WebSphere
Applications
1 37 (4.48%) MS Excel
2 20 (2.42%) MS PowerPoint
3 19 (2.30%) MS Office
3 19 (2.30%) MS Project
4 4 (0.48%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.36%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.12%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 6 (0.73%) Oracle ERP
2 4 (0.48%) SAP CO
2 4 (0.48%) SAP FI
2 4 (0.48%) SAP FI/CO
2 4 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.48%) thinkFolio
3 3 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.36%) Markit EDM
3 3 (0.36%) Unit4 Business World
4 2 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.24%) SAP HR
4 2 (0.24%) SAP IS-U
4 2 (0.24%) VisionPLUS
5 1 (0.12%) Maximo
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle FAH
5 1 (0.12%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.12%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 21 (2.54%) SuccessFactors
2 11 (1.33%) SaaS
3 4 (0.48%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.12%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (0.12%) Basecamp
4 1 (0.12%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.12%) Sage Pay
4 1 (0.12%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.09%) Firewall
2 2 (0.24%) Ethernet
2 2 (0.24%) LAN
2 2 (0.24%) WAN
3 1 (0.12%) ATM
3 1 (0.12%) FTP
3 1 (0.12%) Internet
3 1 (0.12%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (1.82%) SQL Server
2 13 (1.57%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (1.21%) Relational Database
4 9 (1.09%) RDBMS
5 6 (0.73%) DB2
6 5 (0.61%) Big Data
6 5 (0.61%) Oracle Database
7 4 (0.48%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (0.48%) Data Mining
7 4 (0.48%) DataStage
7 4 (0.48%) Oracle OWB
8 3 (0.36%) SAP BW
9 2 (0.24%) MySQL
10 1 (0.12%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 1 (0.12%) Endeca
10 1 (0.12%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.12%) Oracle ODI
10 1 (0.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 135 (16.34%) Selenium
2 74 (8.96%) JIRA
3 58 (7.02%) LoadRunner
4 47 (5.69%) Cucumber
5 38 (4.60%) HP UFT
6 36 (4.36%) Jenkins
7 33 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 32 (3.87%) WebDriver
9 20 (2.42%) JMeter
10 19 (2.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 17 (2.06%) Appium
12 15 (1.82%) SpecFlow
13 14 (1.69%) Calabash
13 14 (1.69%) Robot Framework
14 13 (1.57%) Gatling
14 13 (1.57%) JUnit
14 13 (1.57%) SoapUI
14 13 (1.57%) The Grinder
15 12 (1.45%) Bugzilla
15 12 (1.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 273 (33.05%) Finance
2 90 (10.90%) Banking
3 23 (2.78%) Investment Banking
3 23 (2.78%) Retail
4 15 (1.82%) Telecoms
5 12 (1.45%) Financial Institution
5 12 (1.45%) Legal
6 10 (1.21%) Electronics
6 10 (1.21%) Games
6 10 (1.21%) Marketing
7 7 (0.85%) Automotive
7 7 (0.85%) Front Office
7 7 (0.85%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.36%) Advertising
8 3 (0.36%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.24%) Back Office
9 2 (0.24%) Billing
9 2 (0.24%) Law
9 2 (0.24%) Military
10 1 (0.12%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (7.14%) .NET
2 31 (3.75%) HTML
3 19 (2.30%) XML
4 17 (2.06%) Gherkin
4 17 (2.06%) Web Services
5 15 (1.82%) CSS
6 14 (1.69%) SOAP
7 9 (1.09%) XBRL
8 8 (0.97%) Middleware
8 8 (0.97%) Oracle Fusion
9 6 (0.73%) .NET Framework
10 5 (0.61%) ASP.NET
10 5 (0.61%) Spring
11 4 (0.48%) Hibernate
11 4 (0.48%) Node.js
11 4 (0.48%) RESTful
12 3 (0.36%) AngularJS
12 3 (0.36%) ASP.NET MVC
12 3 (0.36%) HTML5
12 3 (0.36%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 34 (4.12%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (3.03%) Mobile App
3 20 (2.42%) Management Information System
4 19 (2.30%) Computer Science
5 15 (1.82%) Fintech
6 12 (1.45%) Data Centre
7 9 (1.09%) Driving Licence
7 9 (1.09%) Fixed Income
8 8 (0.97%) Virtual Team
9 7 (0.85%) Reinsurance
10 6 (0.73%) Derivative
10 6 (0.73%) Embedded Systems
10 6 (0.73%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (0.73%) Equities
10 6 (0.73%) iPad
11 5 (0.61%) Mainframe
12 4 (0.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 4 (0.48%) Market Risk
12 4 (0.48%) VSAM
13 3 (0.36%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 30 (3.63%) Windows
2 25 (3.03%) Unix
3 17 (2.06%) Linux
4 7 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (0.24%) AIX
5 2 (0.24%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.12%) Android
6 1 (0.12%) Solaris
6 1 (0.12%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 395 (47.82%) Agile Software Development
2 264 (31.96%) Test Management
3 248 (30.02%) Test Strategy
4 176 (21.31%) User Acceptance Testing
5 164 (19.85%) Software Testing
6 159 (19.25%) Test Automation
7 145 (17.55%) Stakeholder Management
8 138 (16.71%) SDLC
9 114 (13.80%) Project Management
10 108 (13.08%) Mentoring
10 108 (13.08%) Waterfall
11 103 (12.47%) Test Scripting
12 102 (12.35%) Performance Testing
13 101 (12.23%) Automation Testing
14 93 (11.26%) Functional Testing
15 92 (11.14%) Automated Testing
15 92 (11.14%) Coaching
15 92 (11.14%) Regression Testing
16 86 (10.41%) Non-Functional Testing
17 80 (9.69%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 100 (12.11%) SQL
2 73 (8.84%) Java
3 35 (4.24%) C#
4 18 (2.18%) C
5 16 (1.94%) JavaScript
6 12 (1.45%) PowerShell
7 11 (1.33%) VB.NET
8 8 (0.97%) C++
9 7 (0.85%) Shell Script
10 6 (0.73%) PL/SQL
10 6 (0.73%) Python
11 5 (0.61%) Bash Shell
11 5 (0.61%) Ruby
11 5 (0.61%) T-SQL
12 4 (0.48%) COBOL
12 4 (0.48%) JCL
12 4 (0.48%) MATLAB
13 3 (0.36%) Perl
13 3 (0.36%) VB
13 3 (0.36%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 229 (27.72%) ISTQB
2 205 (24.82%) ISEB
3 97 (11.74%) Degree
4 47 (5.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 44 (5.33%) Security Cleared
6 35 (4.24%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 32 (3.87%) DV Cleared
8 30 (3.63%) ISEB Practitioner
9 24 (2.91%) SC Cleared
10 14 (1.69%) ITIL Certification
11 6 (0.73%) CCNA
11 6 (0.73%) Cisco Certification
11 6 (0.73%) HND
11 6 (0.73%) Network+ Certification
12 4 (0.48%) MBCS
13 2 (0.24%) MBA
13 2 (0.24%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 2 (0.24%) SAP Certification
14 1 (0.12%) ACCA
14 1 (0.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 230 (27.85%) QA
2 15 (1.82%) SLA
3 7 (0.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (0.73%) SDET
5 2 (0.24%) COSO
5 2 (0.24%) ISO 9000
5 2 (0.24%) MiFID
6 1 (0.12%) IFRS
6 1 (0.12%) IFRS 9
6 1 (0.12%) ISO 8583
6 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.12%) SEPA
System Software
1 3 (0.36%) Docker
2 2 (0.24%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 92 (11.14%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.36%) HP SiteScope
2 3 (0.36%) Perfmon
3 2 (0.24%) SCOrch
4 1 (0.12%) BladeLogic
4 1 (0.12%) Control-M
Vendors
1 121 (14.65%) HP
2 77 (9.32%) SAP
3 59 (7.14%) Oracle
4 55 (6.66%) Microsoft
5 26 (3.15%) IBM
6 18 (2.18%) Ariba
7 10 (1.21%) Cadence
7 10 (1.21%) Remedy
8 7 (0.85%) Atlassian
8 7 (0.85%) EMC
8 7 (0.85%) Murex
9 5 (0.61%) Cognizant
9 5 (0.61%) Informatica
9 5 (0.61%) ServiceNow
9 5 (0.61%) webMethods
10 4 (0.48%) SOASTA, Inc
11 3 (0.36%) Capita
11 3 (0.36%) Citrix
11 3 (0.36%) Dynatrace
11 3 (0.36%) Google
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Car and excellent benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
West London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits, Bonus & Others
Posted: Yesterday
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Experis Ltd
Salary: pension, flexible working
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £52000 - £62239 per annum + up to £9,950
Posted: 2 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Sapiens (UK) Insurance Software Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Tec Partners
Salary: £45000.00 - £47000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Experis Ltd
Salary: pension, flexible working
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £52969 - £62239 per annum + allowance + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Digital Gurus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: £51,296 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Sogeti
Posted: 5 days ago
South West
Sanderson
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: From £31,424 to £42,570 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + bonus, car, pension, etc
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + car allowance, pension etc
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 4 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Opus IT Consulting
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 Per Annum + excllenent benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £70,000 to £86,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Blue Octopus Recruitment LLP
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: £51,296 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary + Car + Bonus
Posted: 21 days ago
City, London
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive salary + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago