The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Manager
Rank 82 91 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 14 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.33% 0.11% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.38% 0.11% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 0
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Test Manager
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire 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
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1013 876 886
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 96.20% 95.11% 96.94%
Number of salaries quoted 858 769 746
Average salary £40,000 £35,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.67% -5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Test Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Manager in the job title across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Test Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Test Manager
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Test Manager Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Test Manager
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Manager across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

Test Manager Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

Test Manager
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Manager within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 26 January 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Gloucester - 3 £50,000 - 1
Tewkesbury - 1 £37,500 -
Test Manager
South West

Test Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire region that cited Test 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 Test Manager in their job title.

1 13 (52.00%) Test Strategy
2 12 (48.00%) Test Management
3 10 (40.00%) Security Cleared
4 9 (36.00%) DV Cleared
5 8 (32.00%) Test Automation
6 7 (28.00%) ISTQB
6 7 (28.00%) Linux
7 6 (24.00%) ISEB
7 6 (24.00%) JIRA
8 5 (20.00%) Bash Shell
8 5 (20.00%) UNIX
8 5 (20.00%) Shell Script
8 5 (20.00%) Finance
8 5 (20.00%) Validation
9 4 (16.00%) Python
9 4 (16.00%) Java
9 4 (16.00%) Penetration Testing
9 4 (16.00%) Ruby
9 4 (16.00%) Software Testing
9 4 (16.00%) Jenkins
9 4 (16.00%) Test Planning
10 3 (12.00%) SC Cleared
10 3 (12.00%) Web Development
10 3 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (12.00%) C
10 3 (12.00%) Oracle
10 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
10 3 (12.00%) Business Objects
10 3 (12.00%) SAS
10 3 (12.00%) Business Intelligence

Test Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire region that cited Test 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 Test Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (12.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (24.00%) JIRA
2 4 (16.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (8.00%) TestDirector
4 1 (4.00%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (4.00%) Selenium
4 1 (4.00%) Hudson
General
1 5 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) .NET
2 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (28.00%) Linux
2 5 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (52.00%) Test Strategy
2 12 (48.00%) Test Management
3 8 (32.00%) Test Automation
4 5 (20.00%) Validation
5 4 (16.00%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (16.00%) Software Testing
5 4 (16.00%) Test Planning
6 3 (12.00%) Web Development
6 3 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (8.00%) Project Management
7 2 (8.00%) Programme Management
7 2 (8.00%) Cyber Security
7 2 (8.00%) Change Management
7 2 (8.00%) Data Protection
7 2 (8.00%) Line Management
8 1 (4.00%) Coaching
8 1 (4.00%) Automation Testing
8 1 (4.00%) Investment Management
8 1 (4.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.00%) Shell Script
1 5 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 4 (16.00%) Python
2 4 (16.00%) Ruby
2 4 (16.00%) Java
3 3 (12.00%) C
4 1 (4.00%) C#
4 1 (4.00%) C++
4 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (36.00%) DV Cleared
3 7 (28.00%) ISTQB
4 6 (24.00%) ISEB
5 3 (12.00%) SC Cleared
6 2 (8.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (8.00%) Basel II
1 2 (8.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (12.00%) Oracle
1 3 (12.00%) Business Objects
2 1 (4.00%) HP
2 1 (4.00%) Teradata
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