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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Manager
Rank - 104 88
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 0 4 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex - 0.31% 1.41%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.32% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 17
Median salary - £52,500 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -27.58%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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
869 1236 1230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 95.81% 96.87% 96.17%
Number of salaries quoted 629 930 971
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £26,050
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 4 (80.00%) Finance
1 4 (80.00%) Test Strategy
2 3 (60.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (60.00%) Test Planning
3 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (40.00%) Coaching
3 2 (40.00%) SDLC
3 2 (40.00%) Matrix Organization
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (40.00%) Data Migration
3 2 (40.00%) Resource Management
3 2 (40.00%) Migration
3 2 (40.00%) VisionPLUS
3 2 (40.00%) Document Management
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) Financial Institution
3 2 (40.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Front Office
3 2 (40.00%) Back Office
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) .NET
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Cognizant
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) FINEOS
4 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Telerik
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Analysis

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 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) VisionPLUS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Back Office
2 2 (40.00%) Financial Institution
2 2 (40.00%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Test Strategy
2 3 (60.00%) Test Planning
2 3 (60.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (40.00%) Coaching
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (40.00%) Data Migration
3 2 (40.00%) Document Management
3 2 (40.00%) Matrix Organization
3 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (40.00%) Migration
3 2 (40.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Resource Management
3 2 (40.00%) SDLC
4 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Defect Tracking
4 1 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Product Management
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Cognizant
1 1 (20.00%) FINEOS
1 1 (20.00%) Guidewire
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Telerik