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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Testing Manager
Rank 855 863 820
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -43
Permanent jobs requiring a Testing Manager 29 25 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.028% 0.023% 0.037%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.030% 0.025% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 21 18 14
Average salary £60,000 £45,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -28.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,500 £90,000 £83,500
UK excluding London average salary £53,000 £45,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
+17.77% -28.00%
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
96305 101240 93715
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.20% 94.50% 94.25%
Number of salaries quoted 81010 82636 78466
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 - 15 £60,000 - 1
London +11 8 £65,000 -10.34% 3
East of England -2 4 £62,000 +37.77%
Yorkshire +10 1 - -
East Midlands -3 1 £33,500 -23.42%
West Midlands -5 1 £54,000 +4.85% 1
North West - 1 £50,000 -
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Testing Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 27 (41.54%) Test Strategy
2 23 (35.38%) Test Management
3 22 (33.85%) QA
4 19 (29.23%) Finance
5 16 (24.62%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (23.08%) Line Management
7 14 (21.54%) Software Testing
8 13 (20.00%) Automated Testing
9 12 (18.46%) Degree
9 12 (18.46%) Test Scripting
9 12 (18.46%) Security Cleared
10 11 (16.92%) C#
11 10 (15.38%) ISEB
11 10 (15.38%) Migration
11 10 (15.38%) Scrum
11 10 (15.38%) Security Testing
12 9 (13.85%) Stakeholder Management
12 9 (13.85%) Project Management
12 9 (13.85%) .NET
12 9 (13.85%) SDLC
13 8 (12.31%) DV Cleared
13 8 (12.31%) Microsoft
13 8 (12.31%) Performance Management
13 8 (12.31%) Coverity
13 8 (12.31%) Nessus
13 8 (12.31%) Nmap
14 7 (10.77%) Banking
14 7 (10.77%) Validation
14 7 (10.77%) Team Foundation Server
14 7 (10.77%) E-Commerce

Testing Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (3.08%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.54%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (3.08%) MS Project
1 2 (3.08%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.54%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.08%) Wireless
1 2 (3.08%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.08%) MS Access
2 1 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (10.77%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (9.23%) MSTest
2 6 (9.23%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.08%) HP UFT
3 2 (3.08%) JIRA
3 2 (3.08%) Selenium
4 1 (1.54%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (1.54%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.54%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.54%) JMeter
4 1 (1.54%) Subversion
4 1 (1.54%) PVCS
4 1 (1.54%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.54%) SpecFlow
General
1 19 (29.23%) Finance
2 7 (10.77%) Banking
3 5 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 5 (7.69%) Manufacturing
4 4 (6.15%) Retail
5 3 (4.62%) Legal
6 1 (1.54%) Electronics
6 1 (1.54%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.54%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.85%) .NET
2 1 (1.54%) Web Services
2 1 (1.54%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.15%) Blog
1 4 (6.15%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.62%) Learning Management System
2 3 (4.62%) Mobile App
2 3 (4.62%) E-Learning
3 2 (3.08%) Derivative
3 2 (3.08%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.08%) Data Conversion
4 1 (1.54%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.08%) UNIX
2 1 (1.54%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (41.54%) Test Strategy
2 23 (35.38%) Test Management
3 16 (24.62%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (23.08%) Line Management
5 14 (21.54%) Software Testing
6 13 (20.00%) Automated Testing
7 12 (18.46%) Test Scripting
8 10 (15.38%) Security Testing
8 10 (15.38%) Migration
8 10 (15.38%) Scrum
9 9 (13.85%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (13.85%) Project Management
9 9 (13.85%) SDLC
10 8 (12.31%) Performance Management
11 7 (10.77%) E-Commerce
11 7 (10.77%) Validation
12 6 (9.23%) Penetration Testing
12 6 (9.23%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 5 (7.69%) Manual Testing
14 4 (6.15%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 11 (16.92%) C#
2 4 (6.15%) Java
2 4 (6.15%) PHP
2 4 (6.15%) C
3 2 (3.08%) SQL
4 1 (1.54%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (18.46%) Degree
1 12 (18.46%) Security Cleared
2 10 (15.38%) ISEB
3 8 (12.31%) DV Cleared
4 5 (7.69%) ISTQB
5 2 (3.08%) GPEN
5 2 (3.08%) CISSP
5 2 (3.08%) CISA
5 2 (3.08%) CISM
5 2 (3.08%) CEH
6 1 (1.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (1.54%) PMP
6 1 (1.54%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.54%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (33.85%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (12.31%) Nessus
1 8 (12.31%) Nmap
2 6 (9.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (12.31%) Microsoft
1 8 (12.31%) Coverity
2 3 (4.62%) HP
3 2 (3.08%) Oracle
3 2 (3.08%) SAP
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