The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Gloucestershire region that had Test Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Manager
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 104 67 90
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 6 21 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.56% 2.36% 1.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 2.49% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 6
Median salary £55,000 £65,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% +23.80%
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 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
1035 842 1061
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 97.18% 94.82% 97.52%
Number of salaries quoted 890 626 897
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Test Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

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
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Manager within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 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
Cirencester - 4 £55,000 -
Gloucester -32 1 £60,000 -7.69%
Test Manager
South West

Test Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 17 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 Gloucestershire region featuring Test Manager in the job title.

1 11 (55.00%) DV Cleared
1 11 (55.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (50.00%) Project Management
3 9 (45.00%) ISEB
4 8 (40.00%) Release Management
5 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (30.00%) Banking
6 6 (30.00%) ISTQB
6 6 (30.00%) Wealth Management
6 6 (30.00%) JIRA
6 6 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (30.00%) Test Management
7 5 (25.00%) Test Scripting
7 5 (25.00%) SC Cleared
7 5 (25.00%) Degree
7 5 (25.00%) Use Case
7 5 (25.00%) Windows
7 5 (25.00%) Finance
7 5 (25.00%) Financial Institution
7 5 (25.00%) Bugzilla
7 5 (25.00%) Waterfall
7 5 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
7 5 (25.00%) User Stories
7 5 (25.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 5 (25.00%) Software Delivery
7 5 (25.00%) Fintech
8 4 (20.00%) Automation Testing
9 3 (15.00%) SCOrch
9 3 (15.00%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (15.00%) Cash Management

Test Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (15.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.00%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) JIRA
2 5 (25.00%) Bugzilla
3 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.00%) LoadRunner
3 1 (5.00%) RSpec
3 1 (5.00%) Selenium
General
1 6 (30.00%) Banking
2 5 (25.00%) Finance
2 5 (25.00%) Financial Institution
3 3 (15.00%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) Middleware
2 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Fintech
2 1 (5.00%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Windows
2 3 (15.00%) Unix
3 2 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Project Management
2 8 (40.00%) Release Management
3 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (30.00%) Test Management
4 6 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (30.00%) Wealth Management
5 5 (25.00%) Software Delivery
5 5 (25.00%) Test Scripting
5 5 (25.00%) Use Case
5 5 (25.00%) User Stories
5 5 (25.00%) Waterfall
6 4 (20.00%) Automation Testing
7 3 (15.00%) Cash Management
7 3 (15.00%) Data Protection
7 3 (15.00%) ERP
7 3 (15.00%) Regression Testing
7 3 (15.00%) Validation
8 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
8 2 (10.00%) Performance Testing
8 2 (10.00%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) Java
2 2 (10.00%) SQL
3 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.00%) Python
3 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (5.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (55.00%) DV Cleared
1 11 (55.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (45.00%) ISEB
3 6 (30.00%) ISTQB
4 5 (25.00%) Degree
4 5 (25.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 5 (25.00%) SC Cleared
5 2 (10.00%) ISEB Practitioner
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (15.00%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Dell
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (15.00%) Oracle
1 3 (15.00%) SAP