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

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Testing Manager
Rank 837 868 843
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a Testing Manager 31 33 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.030% 0.030% 0.023%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.032% 0.032% 0.024%
Number of salaries quoted 25 30 16
Average salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £79,500 £78,250 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £48,750 £65,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +62.50%
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
98006 104685 98144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.71% 94.59% 94.78%
Number of salaries quoted 80950 85693 82553
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 £26,988
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 27 April 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 27 April 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
London +32 17 £65,000 - 2
South East +20 10 £27,500 -63.33%
East of England +17 3 £55,000 -26.66%
West Midlands -20 1 £45,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 £52,500 -
East Midlands - 1 £42,500 - 1
Testing Manager
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Testing Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 25 (47.17%) QA
2 24 (45.28%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (37.74%) ISEB
4 19 (35.85%) Software Testing
5 17 (32.08%) Automated Testing
6 15 (28.30%) Scrum
7 13 (24.53%) Microsoft
7 13 (24.53%) Test Scripting
7 13 (24.53%) Team Foundation Server
8 12 (22.64%) E-Commerce
8 12 (22.64%) C#
8 12 (22.64%) .NET
8 12 (22.64%) Finance
9 11 (20.75%) Migration
10 10 (18.87%) Visual Studio
10 10 (18.87%) HP Quality Center
10 10 (18.87%) MSTest
11 9 (16.98%) Manual Testing
11 9 (16.98%) HP
12 8 (15.09%) Test Management
12 8 (15.09%) User Acceptance Testing
12 8 (15.09%) ISTQB
12 8 (15.09%) Security Cleared
13 7 (13.21%) Test Strategy
13 7 (13.21%) Business Transformation
14 6 (11.32%) Stakeholder Management
14 6 (11.32%) Line Management
14 6 (11.32%) Degree
14 6 (11.32%) Integration Testing
15 5 (9.43%) JIRA

Testing Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

Applications
1 5 (9.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.77%) Wireless
1 2 (3.77%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.66%) SQL Server
1 3 (5.66%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 13 (24.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (18.87%) MSTest
2 10 (18.87%) Visual Studio
3 5 (9.43%) JIRA
4 3 (5.66%) QuickTest Pro
5 2 (3.77%) LoadRunner
5 2 (3.77%) Cucumber
5 2 (3.77%) SpecFlow
5 2 (3.77%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (1.89%) Selenium
General
1 12 (22.64%) Finance
2 4 (7.55%) Retail
2 4 (7.55%) Marketing
3 2 (3.77%) Automotive
3 2 (3.77%) Law
3 2 (3.77%) Banking
4 1 (1.89%) Legal
4 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.89%) Games
4 1 (1.89%) Electronics
4 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (22.64%) .NET
2 2 (3.77%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.89%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.55%) Computer Science
1 4 (7.55%) Open Source
2 3 (5.66%) Mobile App
2 3 (5.66%) Learning Management System
2 3 (5.66%) E-Learning
3 2 (3.77%) Blog
4 1 (1.89%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.89%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (45.28%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (35.85%) Software Testing
3 17 (32.08%) Automated Testing
4 15 (28.30%) Scrum
5 13 (24.53%) Test Scripting
6 12 (22.64%) E-Commerce
7 11 (20.75%) Migration
8 9 (16.98%) Manual Testing
9 8 (15.09%) Test Management
9 8 (15.09%) User Acceptance Testing
10 7 (13.21%) Test Strategy
10 7 (13.21%) Business Transformation
11 6 (11.32%) Integration Testing
11 6 (11.32%) Line Management
11 6 (11.32%) Stakeholder Management
12 5 (9.43%) SOA
12 5 (9.43%) Logistics
12 5 (9.43%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (9.43%) Data Protection
12 5 (9.43%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 12 (22.64%) C#
2 2 (3.77%) Java
2 2 (3.77%) PHP
2 2 (3.77%) Ruby
3 1 (1.89%) C
Qualifications
1 20 (37.74%) ISEB
2 8 (15.09%) ISTQB
2 8 (15.09%) Security Cleared
3 6 (11.32%) Degree
4 2 (3.77%) GPEN
4 2 (3.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (3.77%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 2 (3.77%) CISSP
4 2 (3.77%) PMP
4 2 (3.77%) PMI Certification
4 2 (3.77%) CISA
4 2 (3.77%) CISM
4 2 (3.77%) ISEB Practitioner
4 2 (3.77%) CEH
5 1 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (47.17%) QA
Systems Management
1 10 (18.87%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (24.53%) Microsoft
2 9 (16.98%) HP
3 3 (5.66%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.89%) SAP
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