The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Testing Manager
Rank 867 833 869
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +36
Permanent jobs requiring a Testing Manager 35 23 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.031% 0.022% 0.024%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.033% 0.023% 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 31 15 25
Average salary £65,000 £60,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,000 £43,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £89,000 £75,300
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £40,000 £49,750
% change year-on-year
+62.50% -19.59%
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
106804 98560 112219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.50% 94.70% 94.81%
Number of salaries quoted 87442 82989 96889
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Testing Manager
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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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
London -54 12 £65,000 +4.00% 2
East of England -6 9 £75,000 +87.50%
South East -7 8 £65,000 +30.00%
North West - 5 £40,000 - 1
West Midlands +3 1 - -
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Testing Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 29 (43.94%) Finance
2 24 (36.36%) QA
3 20 (30.30%) Degree
4 18 (27.27%) HP Quality Center
5 17 (25.76%) ISTQB
6 15 (22.73%) HP
7 14 (21.21%) ISEB
7 14 (21.21%) Stakeholder Management
7 14 (21.21%) Computer Science
7 14 (21.21%) Test Strategy
8 13 (19.70%) SQL
9 12 (18.18%) Project Management
10 11 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
10 11 (16.67%) Software Testing
10 11 (16.67%) Banking
11 10 (15.15%) Load Testing
11 10 (15.15%) Integration Testing
12 9 (13.64%) Performance Testing
12 9 (13.64%) Automated Testing
12 9 (13.64%) .NET
13 8 (12.12%) Test Automation
13 8 (12.12%) Java
13 8 (12.12%) Change Management
13 8 (12.12%) Release Management
14 7 (10.61%) LoadRunner
14 7 (10.61%) Windows
14 7 (10.61%) Continuous Improvement
15 6 (9.09%) SOA
15 6 (9.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 6 (9.09%) Test Management

Testing Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 (1.52%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (4.55%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.52%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.52%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.58%) DB2
2 4 (6.06%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.03%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (10.61%) LoadRunner
2 4 (6.06%) TestDirector
2 4 (6.06%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (3.03%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.52%) JIRA
4 1 (1.52%) QADirector
4 1 (1.52%) Selenium
4 1 (1.52%) Maven
4 1 (1.52%) SpecFlow
4 1 (1.52%) RSpec
General
1 29 (43.94%) Finance
2 11 (16.67%) Banking
3 3 (4.55%) Front Office
3 3 (4.55%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.03%) Law
4 2 (3.03%) Financial Institution
4 2 (3.03%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.52%) Retail
5 1 (1.52%) Back Office
5 1 (1.52%) Games
5 1 (1.52%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.64%) .NET
2 5 (7.58%) Web Services
2 5 (7.58%) Middleware
3 2 (3.03%) HTML
4 1 (1.52%) JRuby
4 1 (1.52%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (21.21%) Computer Science
2 6 (9.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (6.06%) Derivative
4 3 (4.55%) Credit Derivative
5 2 (3.03%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.52%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.52%) Market Risk
6 1 (1.52%) Online Games
6 1 (1.52%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.52%) Smartcard
6 1 (1.52%) Equities
6 1 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.61%) Windows
2 5 (7.58%) Linux
2 5 (7.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.52%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (21.21%) Stakeholder Management
1 14 (21.21%) Test Strategy
2 12 (18.18%) Project Management
3 11 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 11 (16.67%) Software Testing
4 10 (15.15%) Load Testing
4 10 (15.15%) Integration Testing
5 9 (13.64%) Performance Testing
5 9 (13.64%) Automated Testing
6 8 (12.12%) Test Automation
6 8 (12.12%) Change Management
6 8 (12.12%) Release Management
7 7 (10.61%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (9.09%) SOA
8 6 (9.09%) Test Management
8 6 (9.09%) Test Scripting
9 5 (7.58%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (7.58%) TDD
9 5 (7.58%) EAI
9 5 (7.58%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 13 (19.70%) SQL
2 8 (12.12%) Java
3 5 (7.58%) C#
4 4 (6.06%) VB.NET
5 3 (4.55%) VB
5 3 (4.55%) C
6 2 (3.03%) C++
6 2 (3.03%) Ruby
7 1 (1.52%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.52%) PHP
7 1 (1.52%) VBA
7 1 (1.52%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 20 (30.30%) Degree
2 17 (25.76%) ISTQB
3 14 (21.21%) ISEB
4 1 (1.52%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.52%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (1.52%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (36.36%) QA
2 1 (1.52%) SLA
Systems Management
1 18 (27.27%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (22.73%) HP
2 5 (7.58%) Red Hat
3 4 (6.06%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.06%) SAP
4 3 (4.55%) Oracle
5 2 (3.03%) TOWER Software
6 1 (1.52%) Cognizant
Salford, Lancashire
Bright Future Software
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 (DOE)
Posted: 11 days ago
Hammersmith, W6
Arts Alliance Media
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago