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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Testing Manager
Rank 818 860 832
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -28
Permanent jobs requiring a Testing Manager 36 29 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.036% 0.026% 0.024%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.038% 0.028% 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 27 26 19
Average salary £65,000 £67,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.70% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £40,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £88,750 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,500 £62,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-19.20% +56.25%
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
94314 103747 96405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.64% 94.61% 94.66%
Number of salaries quoted 78324 85889 81068
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,000
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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +55 20 £65,000 -7.14% 2
South East +14 11 £55,000 -45.00%
East of England +11 6 £53,000 -29.33%
West Midlands -7 1 £45,000 - 1
Yorkshire - 1 £32,500 -
East Midlands - 1 £42,500 -
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Testing Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (44.64%) QA
2 23 (41.07%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (33.93%) Software Testing
4 17 (30.36%) Finance
4 17 (30.36%) ISEB
5 16 (28.57%) Automated Testing
6 14 (25.00%) C#
6 14 (25.00%) Scrum
7 13 (23.21%) Migration
7 13 (23.21%) Microsoft
7 13 (23.21%) Team Foundation Server
8 12 (21.43%) .NET
8 12 (21.43%) E-Commerce
9 11 (19.64%) Test Scripting
9 11 (19.64%) Test Strategy
10 10 (17.86%) Test Management
10 10 (17.86%) MSTest
10 10 (17.86%) Visual Studio
11 9 (16.07%) Degree
12 8 (14.29%) Manual Testing
13 7 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
14 6 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
14 6 (10.71%) Validation
14 6 (10.71%) Project Management
14 6 (10.71%) Penetration Testing
14 6 (10.71%) ISTQB
14 6 (10.71%) Retail
15 5 (8.93%) Banking
15 5 (8.93%) HP Quality Center
15 5 (8.93%) Waterfall

Testing Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 1 (1.79%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (8.93%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.79%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.57%) Wireless
1 2 (3.57%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.14%) MS Access
2 3 (5.36%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (23.21%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (17.86%) MSTest
2 10 (17.86%) Visual Studio
3 4 (7.14%) JIRA
4 3 (5.36%) QuickTest Pro
5 2 (3.57%) SpecFlow
5 2 (3.57%) Cucumber
5 2 (3.57%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (1.79%) Selenium
6 1 (1.79%) LoadRunner
General
1 17 (30.36%) Finance
2 6 (10.71%) Retail
3 5 (8.93%) Banking
4 4 (7.14%) Marketing
5 3 (5.36%) Legal
6 1 (1.79%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.79%) Electronics
6 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.79%) Automotive
6 1 (1.79%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (21.43%) .NET
2 2 (3.57%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.79%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.14%) Open Source
1 4 (7.14%) Computer Science
1 4 (7.14%) Blog
2 3 (5.36%) Learning Management System
2 3 (5.36%) E-Learning
2 3 (5.36%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.57%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.57%) Data Conversion
4 1 (1.79%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.79%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (41.07%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (33.93%) Software Testing
3 16 (28.57%) Automated Testing
4 14 (25.00%) Scrum
5 13 (23.21%) Migration
6 12 (21.43%) E-Commerce
7 11 (19.64%) Test Scripting
7 11 (19.64%) Test Strategy
8 10 (17.86%) Test Management
9 8 (14.29%) Manual Testing
10 7 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
11 6 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (10.71%) Validation
11 6 (10.71%) Project Management
11 6 (10.71%) Penetration Testing
12 5 (8.93%) Waterfall
12 5 (8.93%) Test Automation
12 5 (8.93%) Regression Testing
12 5 (8.93%) Line Management
13 4 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 14 (25.00%) C#
2 4 (7.14%) Java
2 4 (7.14%) PHP
3 2 (3.57%) SQL
3 2 (3.57%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 17 (30.36%) ISEB
2 9 (16.07%) Degree
3 6 (10.71%) ISTQB
4 5 (8.93%) Security Cleared
5 2 (3.57%) GPEN
5 2 (3.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (3.57%) CISA
5 2 (3.57%) CISM
5 2 (3.57%) CISSP
5 2 (3.57%) PMP
5 2 (3.57%) PMI Certification
5 2 (3.57%) CEH
6 1 (1.79%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (1.79%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (1.79%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (44.64%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (8.93%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (23.21%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.36%) Atlassian
2 3 (5.36%) HP
3 1 (1.79%) SAP
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chiswick
CPS Group
Salary: £60k - 80k per year + corporate benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
SCC
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Chester
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago