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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Manager
Rank 188 160 171
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 10 34 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.25% 0.84% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.88% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 7 20 19
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,600 £45,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £55,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
3702 3856 3969
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 94.13% 95.14% 95.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2989 3310 3402
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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
(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
Southampton +1 3 £53,750 +7.50%
Basingstoke -5 2 £36,000 -31.42%
Gosport - 2 - -
Fareham -13 1 £47,500 -
Petersfield - 1 £32,500 -
Farnborough - 1 £70,000 -
Test Manager
South East

Test Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 22 (56.41%) Test Management
2 21 (53.85%) HP Quality Center
3 20 (51.28%) SC Cleared
3 20 (51.28%) Security Cleared
3 20 (51.28%) Finance
4 14 (35.90%) ISTQB
4 14 (35.90%) User Acceptance Testing
5 13 (33.33%) ISEB
6 8 (20.51%) DV Cleared
6 8 (20.51%) Test Strategy
6 8 (20.51%) Windows
6 8 (20.51%) QA
7 7 (17.95%) Regression Testing
7 7 (17.95%) HP
7 7 (17.95%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 6 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (15.38%) TestDirector
8 6 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (15.38%) Software Testing
9 5 (12.82%) Capita
9 5 (12.82%) Retail
9 5 (12.82%) Scrum
9 5 (12.82%) Telecoms
9 5 (12.82%) Software Distribution
9 5 (12.82%) Performance Engineering
9 5 (12.82%) Security Testing
10 4 (10.26%) System Testing
10 4 (10.26%) Test Automation
10 4 (10.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 4 (10.26%) QuickTest Pro

Test Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 (2.56%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (15.38%) TestDirector
2 4 (10.26%) QuickTest Pro
2 4 (10.26%) Selenium
3 3 (7.69%) JIRA
4 2 (5.13%) Visual Studio
4 2 (5.13%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (5.13%) WebDriver
5 1 (2.56%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.56%) Calabash
5 1 (2.56%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.56%) LoadRunner
5 1 (2.56%) Bugzilla
5 1 (2.56%) Maven
General
1 20 (51.28%) Finance
2 5 (12.82%) Telecoms
2 5 (12.82%) Retail
3 3 (7.69%) Games
4 1 (2.56%) Military
4 1 (2.56%) Banking
4 1 (2.56%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.13%) .NET
2 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.56%) Web Services
2 1 (2.56%) XSL
2 1 (2.56%) J2ME
2 1 (2.56%) WCF
2 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (2.56%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.56%) Blackberry
1 1 (2.56%) BBC
1 1 (2.56%) iPad
1 1 (2.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (20.51%) Windows
2 6 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.56%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (2.56%) Android
3 1 (2.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (56.41%) Test Management
2 14 (35.90%) User Acceptance Testing
3 8 (20.51%) Test Strategy
4 7 (17.95%) Regression Testing
5 6 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (15.38%) Software Testing
6 5 (12.82%) Scrum
6 5 (12.82%) Security Testing
6 5 (12.82%) Software Distribution
6 5 (12.82%) Performance Engineering
7 4 (10.26%) Performance Testing
7 4 (10.26%) System Testing
7 4 (10.26%) Test Automation
8 3 (7.69%) Agile Testing
8 3 (7.69%) Unit Testing
8 3 (7.69%) Integration Testing
8 3 (7.69%) Change Management
9 2 (5.13%) Automated Testing
9 2 (5.13%) ITIL
9 2 (5.13%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.13%) C#
1 2 (5.13%) SQL
2 1 (2.56%) T-SQL
2 1 (2.56%) Java
2 1 (2.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 20 (51.28%) SC Cleared
1 20 (51.28%) Security Cleared
2 14 (35.90%) ISTQB
3 13 (33.33%) ISEB
4 8 (20.51%) DV Cleared
5 7 (17.95%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 4 (10.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (5.13%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (20.51%) QA
2 3 (7.69%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 21 (53.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (17.95%) HP
2 5 (12.82%) Capita
3 3 (7.69%) Fujitsu
4 2 (5.13%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.56%) Green Hat
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