The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire 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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Manager
Rank 174 145 184
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +39
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 19 23 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.49% 0.69% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.72% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 12 23 14
Average salary £51,000 £47,500 £50,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.36% -5.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,800 £56,750 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Test Manager
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hampshire 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
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3681 3209 4057
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 95.26% 96.37% 94.52%
Number of salaries quoted 3166 2673 3516
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Test Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Test Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Test Manager
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Test Manager Salary Trend in Hampshire

Test Manager
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Manager across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Test Manager Salary Histogram in Hampshire

Test Manager
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Manager within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
Southampton -6 6 £58,750 +27.02% 1
Havant - 2 £53,000 -
Basingstoke - 1 - -
Waterlooville - 1 £52,000 -
Farnborough - 1 - -
Test Manager
South East

Test Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 16 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (29.55%) Test Management
3 12 (27.27%) Test Strategy
3 12 (27.27%) ISTQB
4 11 (25.00%) Security Cleared
5 10 (22.73%) SC Cleared
5 10 (22.73%) Line Management
5 10 (22.73%) QA
5 10 (22.73%) Finance
6 9 (20.45%) QuickTest Pro
7 8 (18.18%) Selenium
7 8 (18.18%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 8 (18.18%) Automated Testing
8 7 (15.91%) TDD
8 7 (15.91%) System Testing
8 7 (15.91%) HP
8 7 (15.91%) Scrum
9 6 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (13.64%) User Stories
9 6 (13.64%) Automation Testing
9 6 (13.64%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (11.36%) Performance Testing
10 5 (11.36%) Functional Testing
10 5 (11.36%) Test Automation
10 5 (11.36%) ISEB
10 5 (11.36%) DV Cleared
10 5 (11.36%) Statistics
10 5 (11.36%) Visualisation
11 4 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (9.09%) HP Quality Center

Test Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 1 (2.27%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (20.45%) QuickTest Pro
2 8 (18.18%) Selenium
3 2 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (4.55%) Visual Studio
3 2 (4.55%) TestDirector
4 1 (2.27%) LoadRunner
4 1 (2.27%) JIRA
4 1 (2.27%) WebDriver
4 1 (2.27%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (22.73%) Finance
2 2 (4.55%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.55%) Retail
3 1 (2.27%) Automotive
3 1 (2.27%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.55%) .NET
2 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.27%) Web Services
2 1 (2.27%) WCF
2 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.36%) Statistics
1 5 (11.36%) Visualisation
2 4 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.27%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.82%) Windows
2 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (29.55%) Test Management
3 12 (27.27%) Test Strategy
4 10 (22.73%) Line Management
5 8 (18.18%) Automated Testing
6 7 (15.91%) TDD
6 7 (15.91%) Scrum
6 7 (15.91%) System Testing
7 6 (13.64%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (13.64%) Automation Testing
7 6 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (13.64%) User Stories
8 5 (11.36%) Functional Testing
8 5 (11.36%) Performance Testing
8 5 (11.36%) Test Automation
9 4 (9.09%) Migration
10 3 (6.82%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (6.82%) Wealth Management
10 3 (6.82%) Service Delivery
10 3 (6.82%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.55%) C
1 2 (4.55%) C#
1 2 (4.55%) SQL
2 1 (2.27%) T-SQL
2 1 (2.27%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (27.27%) ISTQB
2 11 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 10 (22.73%) SC Cleared
4 8 (18.18%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 5 (11.36%) ISEB
5 5 (11.36%) DV Cleared
6 4 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (22.73%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (15.91%) HP
2 4 (9.09%) Capita
3 2 (4.55%) Microsoft
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