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 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Testing Manager
Rank 841 874 835
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -39
Permanent jobs requiring a Testing Manager 32 20 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.032% 0.018% 0.024%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.033% 0.019% 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 22 19 18
Average salary £61,250 £57,250 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.98% -4.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,400 £35,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £101,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+43.75% -11.11%
Testing 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
95559 103804 96812
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.45% 94.46% 94.50%
Number of salaries quoted 79815 85875 81464
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 July 2015.

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 July 2015. 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
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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
South East - 14 £62,500 - 1
London +27 13 £65,000 -10.34% 1
East of England +21 6 £60,750 +35.00%
Yorkshire -1 1 £32,500 -7.14%
West Midlands -11 1 £45,000 -12.62% 1
East Midlands - 1 £42,500 -
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Testing Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 8 July 2015, 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 23 (37.70%) QA
2 22 (36.07%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (31.15%) Software Testing
3 19 (31.15%) Test Management
4 18 (29.51%) Test Strategy
5 16 (26.23%) Finance
6 15 (24.59%) Scrum
6 15 (24.59%) ISEB
7 14 (22.95%) Microsoft
7 14 (22.95%) C#
8 13 (21.31%) .NET
8 13 (21.31%) Test Scripting
8 13 (21.31%) Team Foundation Server
8 13 (21.31%) Degree
9 12 (19.67%) Automated Testing
9 12 (19.67%) Migration
10 11 (18.03%) E-Commerce
11 10 (16.39%) Security Cleared
11 10 (16.39%) MSTest
11 10 (16.39%) Visual Studio
12 8 (13.11%) Stakeholder Management
12 8 (13.11%) Validation
12 8 (13.11%) Line Management
13 7 (11.48%) SDLC
13 7 (11.48%) Banking
13 7 (11.48%) Security Testing
14 6 (9.84%) MS Excel
14 6 (9.84%) Project Management
14 6 (9.84%) User Acceptance Testing
14 6 (9.84%) HP Quality Center

Testing Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 8 July 2015, 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 2 (3.28%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.64%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (9.84%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.28%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.28%) Wireless
1 2 (3.28%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.20%) MS Access
2 3 (4.92%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 13 (21.31%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (16.39%) MSTest
2 10 (16.39%) Visual Studio
3 3 (4.92%) HP UFT
4 2 (3.28%) Cucumber
4 2 (3.28%) SpecFlow
4 2 (3.28%) Selenium
4 2 (3.28%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (1.64%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.64%) LoadRunner
5 1 (1.64%) JMeter
5 1 (1.64%) JIRA
General
1 16 (26.23%) Finance
2 7 (11.48%) Banking
3 6 (9.84%) Retail
4 4 (6.56%) Manufacturing
4 4 (6.56%) Marketing
5 3 (4.92%) Legal
5 3 (4.92%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.64%) Electronics
6 1 (1.64%) Automotive
6 1 (1.64%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (21.31%) .NET
2 2 (3.28%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.64%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.56%) Computer Science
1 4 (6.56%) Blog
2 3 (4.92%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.28%) Data Conversion
3 2 (3.28%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.64%) DTV
4 1 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.64%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (36.07%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (31.15%) Software Testing
2 19 (31.15%) Test Management
3 18 (29.51%) Test Strategy
4 15 (24.59%) Scrum
5 13 (21.31%) Test Scripting
6 12 (19.67%) Automated Testing
6 12 (19.67%) Migration
7 11 (18.03%) E-Commerce
8 8 (13.11%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (13.11%) Validation
8 8 (13.11%) Line Management
9 7 (11.48%) SDLC
9 7 (11.48%) Security Testing
10 6 (9.84%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (9.84%) Project Management
10 6 (9.84%) Penetration Testing
10 6 (9.84%) Waterfall
11 5 (8.20%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 5 (8.20%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (22.95%) C#
2 4 (6.56%) Java
2 4 (6.56%) PHP
3 2 (3.28%) SQL
3 2 (3.28%) Ruby
3 2 (3.28%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (24.59%) ISEB
2 13 (21.31%) Degree
3 10 (16.39%) Security Cleared
4 5 (8.20%) DV Cleared
4 5 (8.20%) ISTQB
5 2 (3.28%) CEH
5 2 (3.28%) CISSP
5 2 (3.28%) PMP
5 2 (3.28%) PMI Certification
5 2 (3.28%) CISA
5 2 (3.28%) CISM
5 2 (3.28%) GPEN
5 2 (3.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.64%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (1.64%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (1.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (1.64%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (37.70%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (9.84%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (8.20%) Nessus
2 5 (8.20%) Nmap
Vendors
1 14 (22.95%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.20%) Coverity
3 3 (4.92%) HP
4 1 (1.64%) SAP
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