The table below looks at the statistics for the Testing 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 Testing Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Testing Manager
Rank 888 893 876
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Testing Manager 27 22 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.029% 0.022% 0.032%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.030% 0.023% 0.034%
Number of salaries quoted 19 19 25
Average salary £62,500 £52,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £39,600 £32,400
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £66,500 £83,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £52,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+9.52% -8.69%
Testing Manager
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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
90948 95877 92534
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.14% 96.48% 96.29%
Number of salaries quoted 77193 80166 75284
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% -

Testing Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Testing Manager Jobs Demand Trend in England

Testing Manager
Salary Trend in England

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

Testing Manager Salary Trend in England

Testing Manager
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Testing Manager across the England region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Testing Manager Salary Histogram in England

Testing 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 Testing Manager within the England region over the 3 months to 8 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
East of England +1 7 £65,000 -13.33%
North West - 6 £50,000 - 2
South East +17 4 £52,500 +16.66%
London +5 3 £82,500 +40.42% 3
West Midlands -18 3 £52,500 -4.54%
Yorkshire +8 1 - -
South West -5 1 £70,000 +17.15%
East Midlands - 1 - -
North East - 1 £33,500 - 1
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Testing Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the England region that cited Testing 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 Testing Manager in their job title.

1 37 (67.27%) Test Strategy
2 28 (50.91%) Test Management
3 26 (47.27%) QA
4 20 (36.36%) Finance
5 14 (25.45%) Telecoms
5 14 (25.45%) Software Testing
6 13 (23.64%) Security Testing
7 12 (21.82%) Nmap
7 12 (21.82%) Coverity
7 12 (21.82%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (21.82%) Nessus
8 11 (20.00%) Security Cleared
9 10 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
9 10 (18.18%) Automated Testing
9 10 (18.18%) ISTQB
9 10 (18.18%) Degree
9 10 (18.18%) HP
10 9 (16.36%) HP UFT
10 9 (16.36%) SAP
10 9 (16.36%) Manufacturing
10 9 (16.36%) Penetration Testing
10 9 (16.36%) Test Scripting
10 9 (16.36%) DV Cleared
11 8 (14.55%) Network Security
11 8 (14.55%) User Acceptance Testing
11 8 (14.55%) Ethical Hacking
11 8 (14.55%) LoadRunner
11 8 (14.55%) Project Management
11 8 (14.55%) Pharmaceutical
11 8 (14.55%) Quality Management

Testing Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the England region that cited Testing 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 Testing Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.82%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (1.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.55%) Network Security
2 1 (1.82%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.64%) Informix
1 2 (3.64%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.82%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (16.36%) HP UFT
2 8 (14.55%) LoadRunner
3 4 (7.27%) JIRA
4 1 (1.82%) PVCS
4 1 (1.82%) Subversion
General
1 20 (36.36%) Finance
2 14 (25.45%) Telecoms
3 9 (16.36%) Manufacturing
4 8 (14.55%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (5.45%) Billing
6 2 (3.64%) Games
7 1 (1.82%) Banking
7 1 (1.82%) General Ledger
7 1 (1.82%) Law
7 1 (1.82%) Legal
7 1 (1.82%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.27%) .NET
2 2 (3.64%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.64%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.82%) e-Learning
3 1 (1.82%) Learning Management System
3 1 (1.82%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.64%) Linux
1 2 (3.64%) Unix
1 2 (3.64%) Windows
1 2 (3.64%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (67.27%) Test Strategy
2 28 (50.91%) Test Management
3 14 (25.45%) Software Testing
4 13 (23.64%) Security Testing
5 12 (21.82%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (18.18%) Automated Testing
6 10 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
7 9 (16.36%) Penetration Testing
7 9 (16.36%) Test Scripting
8 8 (14.55%) Ethical Hacking
8 8 (14.55%) Project Management
8 8 (14.55%) Quality Management
8 8 (14.55%) SDLC
8 8 (14.55%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (10.91%) Non-Functional Testing
9 6 (10.91%) Waterfall
10 5 (9.09%) Performance Management
10 5 (9.09%) Process Improvement
10 5 (9.09%) Risk Management
11 4 (7.27%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.27%) C#
2 2 (3.64%) PHP
3 1 (1.82%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (18.18%) Degree
2 10 (18.18%) ISTQB
3 9 (16.36%) DV Cleared
4 7 (12.73%) ISEB
5 6 (10.91%) CHECK Team Leader
6 4 (7.27%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (47.27%) QA
Systems Management
1 12 (21.82%) Nessus
1 12 (21.82%) Nmap
2 2 (3.64%) OpenVAS
3 1 (1.82%) HP Fortify
3 1 (1.82%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 12 (21.82%) Coverity
2 10 (18.18%) HP
3 9 (16.36%) SAP
4 3 (5.45%) Oracle
4 3 (5.45%) Qualys
5 2 (3.64%) Sybase
6 1 (1.82%) Veracode
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