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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Manager
Rank 472 488 432
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -56
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 426 537 670
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.50% 0.53% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.55% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 346 382 492
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £44,950 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £74,250
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +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
81506 97087 102609
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.49% 96.63% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 68195 81824 85600
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 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

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 7 December 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Manager within the England region over the 3 months to 7 December 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
London -7 126 £65,500 +0.76% 14
South East +65 114 £55,000 +3.77% 9
Yorkshire +3 45 £55,000 +22.22% 4
North West -15 42 £50,000 -9.09% 2
East of England +10 31 £55,000 -13.72% 1
East Midlands +25 25 £42,500 -8.10% 1
West Midlands -26 24 £51,250 +2.50% 7
South West -8 17 £60,000 +2.12% 1
North East +9 2 - -
Midlands - 1 £65,000 -
Test Manager
UK

Test Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 England region featuring Test Manager in the job title.

1 411 (46.13%) Agile Software Development
2 315 (35.35%) Test Strategy
3 312 (35.02%) Test Management
4 282 (31.65%) Finance
5 268 (30.08%) QA
6 228 (25.59%) ISTQB
7 203 (22.78%) ISEB
8 180 (20.20%) Software Testing
9 168 (18.86%) Stakeholder Management
10 167 (18.74%) SDLC
11 158 (17.73%) Selenium
12 152 (17.06%) User Acceptance Testing
13 133 (14.93%) HP
14 130 (14.59%) Test Automation
15 123 (13.80%) Project Management
16 118 (13.24%) Banking
17 117 (13.13%) HP Quality Center
18 116 (13.02%) Degree
19 114 (12.79%) Waterfall
20 109 (12.23%) Mentoring
21 108 (12.12%) Process Improvement
22 107 (12.01%) Automation Testing
23 106 (11.90%) SQL
24 100 (11.22%) Test Scripting
25 97 (10.89%) Automated Testing
25 97 (10.89%) Coaching
26 91 (10.21%) Regression Testing
27 89 (9.99%) Functional Testing
27 89 (9.99%) Performance Testing
28 84 (9.43%) Test Planning

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 41 (4.60%) SharePoint
2 20 (2.24%) Confluence
2 20 (2.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 6 (0.67%) CICS
4 5 (0.56%) Tomcat
5 4 (0.45%) Oracle Service Bus
5 4 (0.45%) WebLogic
6 3 (0.34%) Apache Solr
6 3 (0.34%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.11%) WebSphere
Applications
1 54 (6.06%) MS Excel
2 33 (3.70%) MS Office
3 31 (3.48%) MS PowerPoint
4 20 (2.24%) MS Project
5 4 (0.45%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.34%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.34%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 11 (1.23%) SAP CO
1 11 (1.23%) SAP FI
1 11 (1.23%) SAP FI/CO
2 6 (0.67%) Oracle ERP
3 4 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.22%) Maximo
4 2 (0.22%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.22%) thinkFolio
4 2 (0.22%) VisionPLUS
5 1 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.11%) Infor M3
5 1 (0.11%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.11%) SAP IS-U
5 1 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (1.35%) SaaS
2 4 (0.45%) SuccessFactors
3 2 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.22%) Sage Pay
4 1 (0.11%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (0.11%) Basecamp
4 1 (0.11%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.11%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (1.46%) Firewall
2 7 (0.79%) Internet
3 4 (0.45%) Ethernet
3 4 (0.45%) LAN
3 4 (0.45%) SAN
3 4 (0.45%) WAN
4 2 (0.22%) ATM
5 1 (0.11%) Cisco ICM
5 1 (0.11%) Cisco IPT
5 1 (0.11%) CTI
5 1 (0.11%) FTP
5 1 (0.11%) Intranet
5 1 (0.11%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (2.02%) SQL Server
2 14 (1.57%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (1.23%) Big Data
3 11 (1.23%) Relational Database
4 9 (1.01%) RDBMS
5 8 (0.90%) DB2
6 6 (0.67%) Data Mining
6 6 (0.67%) DataStage
7 5 (0.56%) Oracle Database
8 4 (0.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (0.34%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (0.34%) MySQL
10 2 (0.22%) Oracle OWB
11 1 (0.11%) EDRMS
11 1 (0.11%) Endeca
11 1 (0.11%) Oracle ODI
11 1 (0.11%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 158 (17.73%) Selenium
2 71 (7.97%) JIRA
2 71 (7.97%) LoadRunner
3 59 (6.62%) Cucumber
4 56 (6.29%) HP UFT
5 38 (4.26%) Jenkins
6 33 (3.70%) WebDriver
7 26 (2.92%) Team Foundation Server
8 24 (2.69%) JMeter
9 21 (2.36%) SpecFlow
10 17 (1.91%) SoapUI
11 15 (1.68%) Robot Framework
12 12 (1.35%) Ranorex
13 11 (1.23%) Git (software)
13 11 (1.23%) Visual Studio
14 9 (1.01%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 9 (1.01%) Testopia
15 8 (0.90%) Bugzilla
15 8 (0.90%) JUnit
15 8 (0.90%) Maven
General
1 282 (31.65%) Finance
2 118 (13.24%) Banking
3 39 (4.38%) Investment Banking
4 26 (2.92%) Retail
5 20 (2.24%) Telecoms
6 18 (2.02%) Back Office
7 13 (1.46%) Games
8 12 (1.35%) Legal
9 9 (1.01%) Electronics
10 8 (0.90%) Financial Institution
11 7 (0.79%) Front Office
12 6 (0.67%) Retail Banking
13 5 (0.56%) Law
13 5 (0.56%) Manufacturing
14 4 (0.45%) Military
15 3 (0.34%) Advertising
15 3 (0.34%) Marketing
16 2 (0.22%) German Language
16 2 (0.22%) Private Banking
17 1 (0.11%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (6.62%) .NET
2 41 (4.60%) HTML
3 26 (2.92%) XML
4 24 (2.69%) Gherkin
5 23 (2.58%) Web Services
6 22 (2.47%) SOAP
7 16 (1.80%) XBRL
8 12 (1.35%) Middleware
9 11 (1.23%) CSS
10 9 (1.01%) HTML5
11 8 (0.90%) ASP.NET
12 7 (0.79%) .NET Framework
12 7 (0.79%) Oracle Fusion
12 7 (0.79%) RESTful
13 6 (0.67%) Ajax
13 6 (0.67%) Spring
14 4 (0.45%) Apache CXF
14 4 (0.45%) ASP.NET 2.0
14 4 (0.45%) Node.js
15 3 (0.34%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 47 (5.27%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (3.03%) Mobile App
3 16 (1.80%) Computer Science
3 16 (1.80%) Management Information System
3 16 (1.80%) Mathematics
4 15 (1.68%) Driving Licence
5 13 (1.46%) Derivative
6 12 (1.35%) Mainframe
6 12 (1.35%) Reinsurance
7 11 (1.23%) Fixed Income
8 10 (1.12%) iPad
9 9 (1.01%) Data Centre
10 7 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (0.67%) VSAM
12 5 (0.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 5 (0.56%) OTC Derivatives
13 4 (0.45%) EPoS
13 4 (0.45%) Fintech
13 4 (0.45%) Performance Metrics
13 4 (0.45%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 43 (4.83%) Windows
2 41 (4.60%) Unix
3 26 (2.92%) Linux
4 7 (0.79%) AIX
4 7 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (0.34%) Solaris
6 2 (0.22%) Android
6 2 (0.22%) HPUX
6 2 (0.22%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.11%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 411 (46.13%) Agile Software Development
2 315 (35.35%) Test Strategy
3 312 (35.02%) Test Management
4 180 (20.20%) Software Testing
5 168 (18.86%) Stakeholder Management
6 167 (18.74%) SDLC
7 152 (17.06%) User Acceptance Testing
8 130 (14.59%) Test Automation
9 123 (13.80%) Project Management
10 114 (12.79%) Waterfall
11 109 (12.23%) Mentoring
12 108 (12.12%) Process Improvement
13 107 (12.01%) Automation Testing
14 100 (11.22%) Test Scripting
15 97 (10.89%) Automated Testing
15 97 (10.89%) Coaching
16 91 (10.21%) Regression Testing
17 89 (9.99%) Functional Testing
17 89 (9.99%) Performance Testing
18 84 (9.43%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 106 (11.90%) SQL
2 83 (9.32%) Java
3 33 (3.70%) C#
4 19 (2.13%) C
5 16 (1.80%) VB.NET
6 13 (1.46%) Ruby
7 12 (1.35%) T-SQL
8 11 (1.23%) JavaScript
9 9 (1.01%) PowerShell
9 9 (1.01%) Shell Script
10 8 (0.90%) Python
11 7 (0.79%) C++
11 7 (0.79%) PL/SQL
12 6 (0.67%) Bash Shell
12 6 (0.67%) COBOL
12 6 (0.67%) JCL
13 5 (0.56%) Perl
14 3 (0.34%) MATLAB
14 3 (0.34%) VB
15 2 (0.22%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 228 (25.59%) ISTQB
2 203 (22.78%) ISEB
3 116 (13.02%) Degree
4 61 (6.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 60 (6.73%) Security Cleared
6 59 (6.62%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 48 (5.39%) DV Cleared
8 45 (5.05%) ISEB Practitioner
9 31 (3.48%) SC Cleared
10 16 (1.80%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (0.45%) CCNA
11 4 (0.45%) Cisco Certification
11 4 (0.45%) HND
11 4 (0.45%) Network+ Certification
12 2 (0.22%) MBCS
12 2 (0.22%) PMP
13 1 (0.11%) CSQA
13 1 (0.11%) PMI Certification
13 1 (0.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 1 (0.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 268 (30.08%) QA
2 22 (2.47%) SLA
3 3 (0.34%) COSO
3 3 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (0.34%) SDET
4 2 (0.22%) ISO 8583
4 2 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.22%) MiFID
5 1 (0.11%) BS25999
5 1 (0.11%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.11%) ISO22301
5 1 (0.11%) SEPA
System Software
1 6 (0.67%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (0.34%) Docker
Systems Management
1 117 (13.13%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (0.67%) SCOrch
3 3 (0.34%) HP SiteScope
3 3 (0.34%) Perfmon
4 1 (0.11%) BladeLogic
4 1 (0.11%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.11%) Cisco IPCC
4 1 (0.11%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (0.11%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (0.11%) Control-M
4 1 (0.11%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 133 (14.93%) HP
2 73 (8.19%) SAP
3 59 (6.62%) Microsoft
3 59 (6.62%) Oracle
4 27 (3.03%) IBM
5 14 (1.57%) Murex
6 11 (1.23%) Cognizant
7 10 (1.12%) Remedy
8 9 (1.01%) Citrix
9 8 (0.90%) EMC
10 6 (0.67%) Dell
10 6 (0.67%) Informatica
11 5 (0.56%) Cadence
11 5 (0.56%) Capita
11 5 (0.56%) ServiceNow
12 4 (0.45%) Ariba
12 4 (0.45%) Atlassian
12 4 (0.45%) SOASTA, Inc
12 4 (0.45%) webMethods
13 3 (0.34%) Google
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Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 16 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
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Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Plus Full Benefits package
Posted: 23 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Posted: 23 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Recruit 4 Talent
Salary: £35000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + 27.5 days hol + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £70000 - £78000 per annum + Bonus + Car + Pension + Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol, Avon
The People Network
Salary: £51000 per annum + healthcare, life insurance, flexible hours
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
X4 Group
Salary: £50k - 57k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Flexible working hours, remote wor
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: From £51,296
Posted: 8 days ago
Kent
Stott & May
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: From £31,424 to £42,570 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
PMC retail
Salary: Competitive Basic + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: From £42,570 to £51,296 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
North Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Plus Car or Car Allowance + bonus (Circa £65,0
Posted: 4 days ago
South East London
Hitachi Consulting UK
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum inc Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Edge Testing Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: from £51,296
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Accenture
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Accenture
Posted: 19 days ago
Northwich
Foresight Solutions
Salary: £0 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 19 days ago