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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Manager
UK / England
Rank 483 525 422
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -103
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 396 442 653
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.50% 0.48% 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.50% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 308 337 492
Median salary £55,000 £56,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.78% +1.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £80,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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
76201 89097 95104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.44% 96.50% 96.70%
Number of salaries quoted 63797 75537 79690
Median salary £47,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.17% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 23 January 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 23 January 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 +62 114 £52,500 -4.54% 6
London -13 91 £65,000 - 16
South West +34 42 £55,000 +4.76% 3
Yorkshire +30 38 £55,000 +22.22% 4
North West -10 30 £47,500 -5.00%
West Midlands -19 29 £50,000 -4.76% 6
East of England +24 27 £59,500 -15.00% 3
East Midlands +16 20 £42,500 -11.45%
North East +4 6 £55,000 - 1
Test Manager
UK

Test Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 382 (45.86%) Agile Software Development
2 274 (32.89%) Finance
3 272 (32.65%) Test Strategy
4 268 (32.17%) Test Management
5 239 (28.69%) QA
6 222 (26.65%) ISTQB
7 195 (23.41%) ISEB
8 176 (21.13%) User Acceptance Testing
9 167 (20.05%) Software Testing
10 148 (17.77%) SDLC
11 141 (16.93%) Stakeholder Management
12 138 (16.57%) Selenium
13 133 (15.97%) HP
14 129 (15.49%) Test Automation
15 117 (14.05%) Waterfall
16 109 (13.09%) Project Management
17 107 (12.85%) HP Quality Center
17 107 (12.85%) Test Scripting
18 106 (12.73%) Degree
18 106 (12.73%) Automation Testing
19 104 (12.48%) Banking
20 101 (12.12%) Mentoring
21 99 (11.88%) Performance Testing
22 97 (11.64%) Regression Testing
23 96 (11.52%) SQL
24 89 (10.68%) Functional Testing
25 87 (10.44%) Coaching
26 83 (9.96%) SAP
26 83 (9.96%) Automated Testing
27 82 (9.84%) Process Improvement

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 34 (4.08%) SharePoint
2 19 (2.28%) Confluence
3 17 (2.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 6 (0.72%) WebLogic
5 5 (0.60%) CICS
5 5 (0.60%) Tomcat
6 4 (0.48%) Oracle Service Bus
7 3 (0.36%) Apache Solr
7 3 (0.36%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.24%) IIS
9 1 (0.12%) Apache
9 1 (0.12%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.12%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.12%) WebSphere
Applications
1 42 (5.04%) MS Excel
2 26 (3.12%) MS PowerPoint
3 23 (2.76%) MS Office
4 19 (2.28%) MS Project
5 5 (0.60%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.48%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.12%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 7 (0.84%) SAP CO
1 7 (0.84%) SAP FI
1 7 (0.84%) SAP FI/CO
2 6 (0.72%) Oracle ERP
3 4 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.36%) thinkFolio
4 3 (0.36%) Unit4 Business World
5 2 (0.24%) Markit EDM
5 2 (0.24%) Maximo
5 2 (0.24%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.24%) SAP IS-U
5 2 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.24%) VisionPLUS
6 1 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.12%) Oracle FAH
6 1 (0.12%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (1.68%) SuccessFactors
2 10 (1.20%) SaaS
3 2 (0.24%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.24%) Sage Pay
4 1 (0.12%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (0.12%) Basecamp
4 1 (0.12%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.08%) Firewall
2 2 (0.24%) ATM
2 2 (0.24%) Ethernet
2 2 (0.24%) LAN
2 2 (0.24%) SAN
2 2 (0.24%) WAN
3 1 (0.12%) Cisco ICM
3 1 (0.12%) Cisco IPT
3 1 (0.12%) CTI
3 1 (0.12%) FTP
3 1 (0.12%) Internet
3 1 (0.12%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (1.92%) SQL Server
2 13 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (1.20%) Relational Database
4 9 (1.08%) RDBMS
5 7 (0.84%) DB2
6 5 (0.60%) Data Mining
6 5 (0.60%) DataStage
6 5 (0.60%) Oracle Database
7 4 (0.48%) Big Data
7 4 (0.48%) MySQL
7 4 (0.48%) Oracle OWB
8 3 (0.36%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (0.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.24%) SAP BW
10 1 (0.12%) Endeca
10 1 (0.12%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 138 (16.57%) Selenium
2 73 (8.76%) JIRA
3 66 (7.92%) LoadRunner
4 50 (6.00%) Cucumber
5 45 (5.40%) HP UFT
6 35 (4.20%) Jenkins
7 32 (3.84%) Team Foundation Server
8 29 (3.48%) WebDriver
9 21 (2.52%) JMeter
10 17 (2.04%) SpecFlow
11 16 (1.92%) SoapUI
12 15 (1.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 15 (1.80%) Robot Framework
13 12 (1.44%) Appium
13 12 (1.44%) Bugzilla
13 12 (1.44%) Calabash
13 12 (1.44%) Visual Studio
14 11 (1.32%) Gatling
14 11 (1.32%) The Grinder
15 10 (1.20%) Git (software)
General
1 274 (32.89%) Finance
2 104 (12.48%) Banking
3 32 (3.84%) Investment Banking
4 19 (2.28%) Retail
5 16 (1.92%) Telecoms
6 13 (1.56%) Financial Institution
6 13 (1.56%) Legal
7 11 (1.32%) Back Office
8 10 (1.20%) Games
9 9 (1.08%) Electronics
10 8 (0.96%) Marketing
11 7 (0.84%) Front Office
12 5 (0.60%) Automotive
12 5 (0.60%) Manufacturing
13 4 (0.48%) Advertising
13 4 (0.48%) Retail Banking
14 3 (0.36%) Law
15 2 (0.24%) Billing
15 2 (0.24%) German Language
15 2 (0.24%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (6.60%) .NET
2 31 (3.72%) HTML
3 21 (2.52%) XML
4 19 (2.28%) Web Services
5 17 (2.04%) SOAP
6 15 (1.80%) Gherkin
7 12 (1.44%) XBRL
8 9 (1.08%) HTML5
8 9 (1.08%) Middleware
9 8 (0.96%) Oracle Fusion
10 7 (0.84%) ASP.NET
10 7 (0.84%) CSS
11 6 (0.72%) RESTful
11 6 (0.72%) Spring
12 5 (0.60%) .NET Framework
12 5 (0.60%) Ajax
13 4 (0.48%) Apache CXF
13 4 (0.48%) Node.js
14 3 (0.36%) ASP.NET 2.0
14 3 (0.36%) Drools
Miscellaneous
1 43 (5.16%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (3.36%) Mobile App
3 18 (2.16%) Management Information System
4 17 (2.04%) Computer Science
5 13 (1.56%) Derivative
6 12 (1.44%) Fintech
6 12 (1.44%) Mathematics
7 11 (1.32%) Data Centre
7 11 (1.32%) Fixed Income
8 10 (1.20%) Driving Licence
9 9 (1.08%) iPad
9 9 (1.08%) Reinsurance
10 8 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (0.72%) Mainframe
11 6 (0.72%) Statistics
11 6 (0.72%) Virtual Team
12 5 (0.60%) Embedded Systems
12 5 (0.60%) VSAM
13 4 (0.48%) Data Integration
13 4 (0.48%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 28 (3.36%) Unix
1 28 (3.36%) Windows
2 19 (2.28%) Linux
3 7 (0.84%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (0.36%) AIX
5 2 (0.24%) Android
6 1 (0.12%) Solaris
6 1 (0.12%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 382 (45.86%) Agile Software Development
2 272 (32.65%) Test Strategy
3 268 (32.17%) Test Management
4 176 (21.13%) User Acceptance Testing
5 167 (20.05%) Software Testing
6 148 (17.77%) SDLC
7 141 (16.93%) Stakeholder Management
8 129 (15.49%) Test Automation
9 117 (14.05%) Waterfall
10 109 (13.09%) Project Management
11 107 (12.85%) Test Scripting
12 106 (12.73%) Automation Testing
13 101 (12.12%) Mentoring
14 99 (11.88%) Performance Testing
15 97 (11.64%) Regression Testing
16 89 (10.68%) Functional Testing
17 87 (10.44%) Coaching
18 83 (9.96%) Automated Testing
19 82 (9.84%) Process Improvement
20 79 (9.48%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 96 (11.52%) SQL
2 67 (8.04%) Java
3 31 (3.72%) C#
4 17 (2.04%) C
5 13 (1.56%) VB.NET
6 12 (1.44%) PowerShell
7 11 (1.32%) Ruby
8 10 (1.20%) T-SQL
9 7 (0.84%) JavaScript
9 7 (0.84%) Python
9 7 (0.84%) Shell Script
10 6 (0.72%) C++
10 6 (0.72%) PL/SQL
11 5 (0.60%) Bash Shell
11 5 (0.60%) COBOL
11 5 (0.60%) JCL
12 4 (0.48%) MATLAB
13 3 (0.36%) Perl
14 2 (0.24%) VB
14 2 (0.24%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 222 (26.65%) ISTQB
2 195 (23.41%) ISEB
3 106 (12.73%) Degree
4 51 (6.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 48 (5.76%) Security Cleared
6 41 (4.92%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 38 (4.56%) DV Cleared
8 35 (4.20%) ISEB Practitioner
9 25 (3.00%) SC Cleared
10 14 (1.68%) ITIL Certification
11 5 (0.60%) CCNA
11 5 (0.60%) Cisco Certification
11 5 (0.60%) HND
11 5 (0.60%) Network+ Certification
12 2 (0.24%) MBCS
12 2 (0.24%) SAP Certification
13 1 (0.12%) ACCA
13 1 (0.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 1 (0.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 239 (28.69%) QA
2 19 (2.28%) SLA
3 7 (0.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (0.60%) SDET
5 3 (0.36%) COSO
6 2 (0.24%) ISO 8583
6 2 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.24%) MiFID
7 1 (0.12%) BS25999
7 1 (0.12%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.12%) ISO22301
7 1 (0.12%) SEPA
System Software
1 3 (0.36%) Docker
2 2 (0.24%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 107 (12.85%) 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%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.12%) Cisco IPCC
4 1 (0.12%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (0.12%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (0.12%) Control-M
Vendors
1 133 (15.97%) HP
2 83 (9.96%) SAP
3 62 (7.44%) Oracle
4 53 (6.36%) Microsoft
5 28 (3.36%) IBM
6 15 (1.80%) Murex
7 13 (1.56%) Ariba
8 10 (1.20%) Remedy
9 9 (1.08%) Cadence
9 9 (1.08%) Citrix
10 7 (0.84%) EMC
11 6 (0.72%) Cognizant
11 6 (0.72%) Informatica
11 6 (0.72%) webMethods
12 5 (0.60%) Atlassian
12 5 (0.60%) ServiceNow
13 4 (0.48%) SOASTA, Inc
14 3 (0.36%) Capita
14 3 (0.36%) Google
14 3 (0.36%) hybris
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ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Great Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Hainton
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Fareham
Specsavers
Posted: 10 days ago
Hove, East Sussex
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £49000 - £59000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
North Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Plus £4K Car or Car Allowance + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Staines
Centrica
Salary: Competitive + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits, Bonus & Others
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Technical Team Solutions
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum bonus, pension, childcare vouchers, shares
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Kalpa Resource
Salary: From £45,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + car allowance, pension etc
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
TK Maxx
Salary: Competitive + bonuses
Posted: 4 days ago
Surbiton, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Global Intec
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton
TUI Group Careers
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: £51,296 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: From £31,424 to £42,570 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Birmingham
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 19 days ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: From £42,570 to £68,350 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: £51,296 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago