The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Essex region that had Test Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Manager
Rank 90 98 65
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -33
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 2 7 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.20% 0.55% 2.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.57% 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 29
Median salary £45,000 £63,750 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-29.41% -15.00%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,175 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+4.63% +0.35%
Test Manager
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex 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
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
960 1220 1288
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 94.30% 96.29% 96.77%
Number of salaries quoted 776 941 1094
Median salary £42,500 £38,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.84% -10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Test Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of job ads across the Essex region that featured Test Manager in the job title.

Test Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Test Manager
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Test Manager across the Essex region.

Test Manager Salary Trend in Essex

Test Manager
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Manager within the Essex region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chelmsford +9 1 £45,000 -32.33%
Basildon - 1 - - 1
Test Manager
East of England

Test Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, Test Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Essex region featuring Test Manager in the job title.

1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SAP
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Six Sigma
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
1 1 (33.33%) Telerik
1 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
1 1 (33.33%) FINEOS
1 1 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Release Management
1 1 (33.33%) Test Management
1 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
1 1 (33.33%) Product Management
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
1 1 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Guidewire
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (33.33%) Test Planning
1 1 (33.33%) Line Management
1 1 (33.33%) SDLC
1 1 (33.33%) Defect Tracking

Test Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (33.33%) Defect Tracking
1 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 1 (33.33%) Line Management
1 1 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 1 (33.33%) Product Management
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Release Management
1 1 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) SDLC
1 1 (33.33%) Six Sigma
1 1 (33.33%) Test Management
1 1 (33.33%) Test Planning
1 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
1 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) FINEOS
1 1 (33.33%) Guidewire
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) SAP
1 1 (33.33%) Telerik
Basildon, Essex
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Salary: Competitive
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