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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Manager
Rank 81 82 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 10 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.99% 0.75% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.04% 0.80% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 0
Average salary £43,750 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.61% -
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +3.09%
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
961 880 822
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 94.87% 94.22% 95.58%
Number of salaries quoted 791 710 756
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £51,500
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
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 3 July 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
Tewkesbury +10 4 £42,500 -5.55%
Gloucester 0 3 £46,000 +41.53% 2
Test Manager
South West

Test Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 10 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 8 (53.33%) QA
3 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
4 6 (40.00%) Degree
4 6 (40.00%) Test Management
4 6 (40.00%) DV Cleared
4 6 (40.00%) Security Cleared
5 5 (33.33%) Test Planning
5 5 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (33.33%) JIRA
5 5 (33.33%) ISTQB
5 5 (33.33%) Validation
5 5 (33.33%) .NET
6 4 (26.67%) C
6 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
6 4 (26.67%) Regression Testing
6 4 (26.67%) Project Management
6 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (26.67%) CRM
6 4 (26.67%) Release Management
6 4 (26.67%) Relational Database
6 4 (26.67%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 4 (26.67%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (20.00%) Test Automation
7 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
7 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2
7 3 (20.00%) Windows
7 3 (20.00%) Linux
7 3 (20.00%) Scrum

Test Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
1 4 (26.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) JIRA
2 4 (26.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
1 1 (6.67%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
1 3 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 6 (40.00%) Test Management
3 5 (33.33%) Test Planning
3 5 (33.33%) Validation
3 5 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (26.67%) Release Management
4 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (26.67%) CRM
4 4 (26.67%) Project Management
4 4 (26.67%) Regression Testing
5 3 (20.00%) Scrum
5 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2
5 3 (20.00%) Test Automation
6 1 (6.67%) Line Management
6 1 (6.67%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) C
2 1 (6.67%) C#
2 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) Degree
1 6 (40.00%) DV Cleared
1 6 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 4 (26.67%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (53.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle
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