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 30 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Manager
Rank 499 422 411
Rank change year-on-year
-77 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 450 683 789
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.49% 0.66% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.68% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 351 565 608
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,050 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,750 £70,000 £77,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +2.00%
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
88322 99835 108668
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.39% 96.49% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 75297 83205 89755
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 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 June 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 30 June 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 -9 180 £67,500 +12.50% 19
South East -1 112 £55,000 +4.76% 10
West Midlands -6 47 £52,500 - 8
North West -14 28 £52,500 +21.48% 6
Yorkshire -39 25 £50,000 - 9
South West -1 23 £45,000 -5.26% 5
East Midlands +2 15 £51,250 +13.88%
East of England +4 10 £55,000 -6.38% 1
North East - 5 £70,000 -
Midlands +12 1 £60,000 -5.88% 1
Test Manager
UK

Test Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

1 339 (40.45%) Agile Software Development
2 333 (39.74%) Test Management
3 315 (37.59%) Finance
4 310 (36.99%) Test Strategy
5 287 (34.25%) QA
6 192 (22.91%) ISTQB
7 191 (22.79%) ISEB
8 187 (22.32%) User Acceptance Testing
9 174 (20.76%) Test Automation
10 154 (18.38%) Selenium
11 143 (17.06%) Software Testing
12 141 (16.83%) Stakeholder Management
13 128 (15.27%) Mentoring
14 125 (14.92%) Functional Testing
15 123 (14.68%) Non-Functional Testing
15 123 (14.68%) Automated Testing
16 122 (14.56%) Test Planning
17 109 (13.01%) Project Management
18 108 (12.89%) Degree
19 105 (12.53%) SDLC
20 103 (12.29%) Test Scripting
21 101 (12.05%) Defect Management
22 99 (11.81%) Performance Testing
23 98 (11.69%) HP
24 95 (11.34%) Java
25 85 (10.14%) Banking
26 83 (9.90%) HP Quality Center
27 82 (9.79%) Waterfall
28 78 (9.31%) Scrum
29 72 (8.59%) Microsoft

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 13 (1.55%) Confluence
1 13 (1.55%) SharePoint
2 5 (0.60%) CMS
3 3 (0.36%) Tomcat
4 2 (0.24%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.12%) Apache
5 1 (0.12%) Drupal
5 1 (0.12%) MS Project Server
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.12%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 42 (5.01%) MS Office
2 39 (4.65%) MS Excel
3 21 (2.51%) MS Project
4 18 (2.15%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.48%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.48%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.12%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 16 (1.91%) Dynamics AX
2 8 (0.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 6 (0.72%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 2 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.24%) Infor M3
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.12%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.12%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.12%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.12%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 8 (0.95%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (0.84%) SaaS
3 2 (0.24%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.24%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.12%) IaaS
4 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.12%) Office 365
4 1 (0.12%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 15 (1.79%) Internet
2 7 (0.84%) Firewall
3 5 (0.60%) Ethernet
3 5 (0.60%) LAN
3 5 (0.60%) WAN
4 3 (0.36%) HTTP
4 3 (0.36%) INAP
4 3 (0.36%) Wireshark
5 2 (0.24%) 2G
5 2 (0.24%) 3G
5 2 (0.24%) 4G
5 2 (0.24%) ATM
5 2 (0.24%) M3UA
5 2 (0.24%) RANAP
5 2 (0.24%) SCTP
5 2 (0.24%) SIGTRAN
5 2 (0.24%) SMPP
5 2 (0.24%) TCAP
5 2 (0.24%) tcpdump
5 2 (0.24%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (2.98%) Big Data
1 25 (2.98%) Data Mining
2 15 (1.79%) EDRMS
2 15 (1.79%) SQL Server
3 5 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (0.48%) DB2
5 3 (0.36%) DataStage
6 2 (0.24%) MongoDB
6 2 (0.24%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.24%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (0.24%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.12%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.12%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.12%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 154 (18.38%) Selenium
2 70 (8.35%) HP UFT
3 62 (7.40%) JIRA
4 55 (6.56%) Cucumber
5 45 (5.37%) WebDriver
6 37 (4.42%) Jenkins
7 36 (4.30%) LoadRunner
8 31 (3.70%) TestNG
9 28 (3.34%) JUnit
10 13 (1.55%) SilkTest
10 13 (1.55%) Team Foundation Server
11 12 (1.43%) JMeter
11 12 (1.43%) SpecFlow
12 10 (1.19%) Git (software)
12 10 (1.19%) Rational Functional Tester
12 10 (1.19%) Testopia
13 9 (1.07%) Bugzilla
14 8 (0.95%) Ranorex
14 8 (0.95%) RSpec
15 6 (0.72%) SoapUI
General
1 315 (37.59%) Finance
2 85 (10.14%) Banking
3 58 (6.92%) Retail
4 49 (5.85%) Telecoms
5 31 (3.70%) Marketing
6 24 (2.86%) Manufacturing
7 22 (2.63%) Games
8 13 (1.55%) Back Office
8 13 (1.55%) Electronics
9 10 (1.19%) Investment Banking
10 9 (1.07%) Aerospace
10 9 (1.07%) Legal
10 9 (1.07%) Local Government
11 6 (0.72%) Financial Institution
12 4 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.36%) Advertising
13 3 (0.36%) Billing
13 3 (0.36%) Law
13 3 (0.36%) Publishing
13 3 (0.36%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (4.06%) .NET
2 24 (2.86%) Web Services
3 23 (2.74%) HTML
4 19 (2.27%) XML
5 17 (2.03%) Gherkin
5 17 (2.03%) SOAP
6 13 (1.55%) Middleware
7 10 (1.19%) XBRL
8 9 (1.07%) CSS
9 7 (0.84%) Ajax
10 6 (0.72%) Apache CXF
10 6 (0.72%) jQuery
11 5 (0.60%) ASP.NET
12 4 (0.48%) HTML5
13 3 (0.36%) CGI
13 3 (0.36%) REST
13 3 (0.36%) RESTful
14 2 (0.24%) Flash
14 2 (0.24%) Qt
14 2 (0.24%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 71 (8.47%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (3.94%) Data Centre
3 26 (3.10%) Social Media
4 25 (2.98%) Enterprise Software
5 15 (1.79%) Computer Science
6 13 (1.55%) Internet of Things
7 12 (1.43%) Mainframe
8 11 (1.31%) Mathematics
8 11 (1.31%) Mobile App
8 11 (1.31%) Virtual Team
9 10 (1.19%) Life Science
9 10 (1.19%) User Experience
10 7 (0.84%) Driving Licence
11 6 (0.72%) Management Information System
11 6 (0.72%) Smart Meter
12 5 (0.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 5 (0.60%) SWIFT
13 4 (0.48%) Fintech
13 4 (0.48%) Market Risk
14 3 (0.36%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 51 (6.09%) Windows
2 42 (5.01%) Unix
3 30 (3.58%) Linux
4 3 (0.36%) AIX
4 3 (0.36%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.24%) Android
5 2 (0.24%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.12%) HPUX
6 1 (0.12%) Solaris
6 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 339 (40.45%) Agile Software Development
2 333 (39.74%) Test Management
3 310 (36.99%) Test Strategy
4 187 (22.32%) User Acceptance Testing
5 174 (20.76%) Test Automation
6 143 (17.06%) Software Testing
7 141 (16.83%) Stakeholder Management
8 128 (15.27%) Mentoring
9 125 (14.92%) Functional Testing
10 123 (14.68%) Automated Testing
10 123 (14.68%) Non-Functional Testing
11 122 (14.56%) Test Planning
12 109 (13.01%) Project Management
13 105 (12.53%) SDLC
14 103 (12.29%) Test Scripting
15 101 (12.05%) Defect Management
16 99 (11.81%) Performance Testing
17 82 (9.79%) Waterfall
18 78 (9.31%) Scrum
19 71 (8.47%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 95 (11.34%) Java
2 64 (7.64%) SQL
3 52 (6.21%) C#
4 32 (3.82%) C
5 24 (2.86%) Python
6 22 (2.63%) Ruby
7 21 (2.51%) JavaScript
8 16 (1.91%) Shell Script
9 12 (1.43%) Bash Shell
10 10 (1.19%) VB.NET
11 9 (1.07%) VB
12 6 (0.72%) C++
12 6 (0.72%) Groovy
13 5 (0.60%) Perl
14 4 (0.48%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.12%) PHP
15 1 (0.12%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 192 (22.91%) ISTQB
2 191 (22.79%) ISEB
3 108 (12.89%) Degree
4 63 (7.52%) Security Cleared
5 51 (6.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 42 (5.01%) SC Cleared
7 38 (4.53%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 27 (3.22%) ISEB Practitioner
9 24 (2.86%) DV Cleared
10 7 (0.84%) BPSS Clearance
11 4 (0.48%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (0.48%) PMI Certification
11 4 (0.48%) PMP
12 3 (0.36%) CSQA
13 1 (0.12%) CCNA
13 1 (0.12%) Cisco Certification
13 1 (0.12%) CISSP
13 1 (0.12%) HNC
13 1 (0.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 1 (0.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 287 (34.25%) QA
2 14 (1.67%) GAMP
3 13 (1.55%) SLA
4 3 (0.36%) Solvency II
5 2 (0.24%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.12%) GMP
6 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
6 1 (0.12%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (0.24%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.12%) Docker
Systems Management
1 83 (9.90%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.24%) CA Service Virtualization
2 2 (0.24%) Puppet
3 1 (0.12%) Ansible
3 1 (0.12%) vRealize
Vendors
1 98 (11.69%) HP
2 72 (8.59%) Microsoft
3 44 (5.25%) SAP
4 29 (3.46%) Oracle
5 15 (1.79%) OpenText
5 15 (1.79%) Siebel
6 12 (1.43%) Capita
6 12 (1.43%) Cognizant
7 7 (0.84%) Atlassian
8 6 (0.72%) IBM
9 4 (0.48%) IBM Sterling
9 4 (0.48%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (0.48%) VMware
10 3 (0.36%) Guidewire
10 3 (0.36%) Hitachi
10 3 (0.36%) Infor
10 3 (0.36%) Informatica
10 3 (0.36%) Rally
10 3 (0.36%) SOASTA, Inc
11 2 (0.24%) Agilent
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Affinity Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000- £60,000 + strong benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
South East
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000 - £110,000+ plus unrivalled benefits package
Posted: 14 hours ago
North West
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Travel, Pension, Bonus and more
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Pension + Medical
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Xchanging
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 hours ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
In touch games
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £ 95,000 + bonus (20-30%) + pension + healthcare + life insuranc
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £70,000- £85,000 plus an outstanding package
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Sainsbury's
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Red10
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
The People Network
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + 20% bonus, benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus+Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Free Parking, Pension, Career Develo
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000 - £85,000
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £90,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
North Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £48,000 to £52,000 per annum Plus Car or Car Allowance + bonus (C
Posted: 2 days ago
Skelmersdale, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: from £62,673
Posted: 14 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive Salary + Flexible Benefits Package
Posted: 16 days ago
Lewes, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £55k
Posted: 6 days ago