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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Testing Manager
Rank 841 827 851
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Testing Manager 25 37 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.024% 0.036% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.025% 0.038% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 18 30 15
Average salary £55,000 £65,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £56,400
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £102,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £57,500 £72,500
% change year-on-year
-4.34% -20.68%
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
99423 96838 103920
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.66% 94.71% 95.31%
Number of salaries quoted 83438 79404 90243
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 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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
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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 West +5 10 £65,000 +47.72% 1
East of England -15 8 £72,500 -
South East +5 3 £52,500 -22.22% 1
London +9 2 £52,500 -34.37%
West Midlands -9 1 £55,000 +22.22%
Yorkshire -25 1 £55,000 -15.38%
Testing Manager
UK

Testing Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 25 (53.19%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (44.68%) QA
3 17 (36.17%) Waterfall
4 16 (34.04%) HP
5 14 (29.79%) Software Testing
5 14 (29.79%) HP Quality Center
6 13 (27.66%) ISEB
7 12 (25.53%) Line Management
7 12 (25.53%) Security Cleared
7 12 (25.53%) Test Automation
8 11 (23.40%) Stakeholder Management
8 11 (23.40%) ISTQB
8 11 (23.40%) Finance
9 10 (21.28%) Scrum
10 9 (19.15%) Business Transformation
11 8 (17.02%) Project Management
11 8 (17.02%) Integration Testing
11 8 (17.02%) Continuous Improvement
11 8 (17.02%) Logistics
12 7 (14.89%) Migration
12 7 (14.89%) User Acceptance Testing
12 7 (14.89%) Test Scripting
12 7 (14.89%) SOA
13 6 (12.77%) Risk Management
13 6 (12.77%) Manual Testing
13 6 (12.77%) Test Strategy
13 6 (12.77%) JIRA
13 6 (12.77%) Retail
14 5 (10.64%) LoadRunner
14 5 (10.64%) Data Protection

Testing Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (2.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (4.26%) MS Office
2 1 (2.13%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.13%) MS Project
Development Applications
1 6 (12.77%) JIRA
2 5 (10.64%) LoadRunner
3 2 (4.26%) TestDirector
4 1 (2.13%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (2.13%) RequisitePro
4 1 (2.13%) Rational Robot
4 1 (2.13%) Selenium
4 1 (2.13%) Rational Functional Tester
4 1 (2.13%) WebDriver
4 1 (2.13%) SoapUI
4 1 (2.13%) JUnit
General
1 11 (23.40%) Finance
2 6 (12.77%) Retail
3 3 (6.38%) Law
3 3 (6.38%) Legal
3 3 (6.38%) Banking
4 2 (4.26%) Automotive
4 2 (4.26%) Games
5 1 (2.13%) Military
5 1 (2.13%) Marketing
5 1 (2.13%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.13%) SOAP
1 1 (2.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.51%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.13%) User Experience
3 1 (2.13%) W3C
3 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.13%) E-Learning
3 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.13%) Online Games
3 1 (2.13%) Learning Management System
3 1 (2.13%) Open Source
3 1 (2.13%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (53.19%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (36.17%) Waterfall
3 14 (29.79%) Software Testing
4 12 (25.53%) Test Automation
4 12 (25.53%) Line Management
5 11 (23.40%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (21.28%) Scrum
7 9 (19.15%) Business Transformation
8 8 (17.02%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (17.02%) Integration Testing
8 8 (17.02%) Logistics
8 8 (17.02%) Project Management
9 7 (14.89%) SOA
9 7 (14.89%) Migration
9 7 (14.89%) User Acceptance Testing
9 7 (14.89%) Test Scripting
10 6 (12.77%) Manual Testing
10 6 (12.77%) Test Strategy
10 6 (12.77%) Risk Management
11 5 (10.64%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.26%) Java
1 2 (4.26%) SQL
2 1 (2.13%) C
2 1 (2.13%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.13%) PHP
2 1 (2.13%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (27.66%) ISEB
2 12 (25.53%) Security Cleared
3 11 (23.40%) ISTQB
4 4 (8.51%) Degree
5 2 (4.26%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (2.13%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (44.68%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (29.79%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (34.04%) HP
2 4 (8.51%) SAP
2 4 (8.51%) Atlassian
3 1 (2.13%) ServiceNow
3 1 (2.13%) IBM
3 1 (2.13%) Citrix
3 1 (2.13%) Remedy
3 1 (2.13%) VMware
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle
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