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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Manager
Rank 174 178 165
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 18 16 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.50% 0.40% 0.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.43% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 13 11 12
Average salary £52,500 £50,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.96% +1.00%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £49,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +1.01%
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
3420 3723 3754
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 95.24% 94.21% 94.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2769 3053 3224
Average salary £40,750 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.87% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £58,000
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 31 July 2015.

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 31 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
(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 +9 10 £52,500 +3.96%
Fareham - 3 £45,000 - 1
Farnborough -26 2 £53,750 -23.21%
Havant - 1 £60,000 -
Test Manager
South East

Test Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 24 (55.81%) QA
2 16 (37.21%) HP UFT
3 15 (34.88%) Selenium
4 14 (32.56%) Test Strategy
4 14 (32.56%) Software Testing
4 14 (32.56%) ISTQB
5 12 (27.91%) Project Management
6 11 (25.58%) Degree
6 11 (25.58%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 11 (25.58%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (23.26%) LoadRunner
8 9 (20.93%) Automated Testing
9 8 (18.60%) Finance
9 8 (18.60%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (18.60%) Microsoft
9 8 (18.60%) HP
9 8 (18.60%) SQL Server
9 8 (18.60%) HP Quality Center
9 8 (18.60%) Performance Testing
9 8 (18.60%) SQL Server 2008
9 8 (18.60%) Non-Functional Testing
10 7 (16.28%) Automation Testing
10 7 (16.28%) PRINCE2
11 6 (13.95%) SQL
11 6 (13.95%) Functional Testing
11 6 (13.95%) Test Management
12 5 (11.63%) Capita
12 5 (11.63%) MS Excel
12 5 (11.63%) JMeter
13 4 (9.30%) Quality Management

Test Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 2 (4.65%) WebLogic
1 2 (4.65%) JBoss
1 2 (4.65%) Tomcat
1 2 (4.65%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (11.63%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.65%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (18.60%) SQL Server
1 8 (18.60%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (37.21%) HP UFT
2 15 (34.88%) Selenium
3 10 (23.26%) LoadRunner
4 5 (11.63%) JMeter
5 4 (9.30%) Jenkins
6 3 (6.98%) LoadUI
6 3 (6.98%) Git (software)
6 3 (6.98%) Maven
6 3 (6.98%) Ant
7 2 (4.65%) JUnit
7 2 (4.65%) SoapUI
7 2 (4.65%) QUnit
7 2 (4.65%) Ranorex
8 1 (2.33%) Cucumber
8 1 (2.33%) TestComplete
8 1 (2.33%) WATIR
General
1 8 (18.60%) Finance
2 2 (4.65%) Retail
3 1 (2.33%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.65%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.65%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.98%) Linux
2 2 (4.65%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (32.56%) Software Testing
1 14 (32.56%) Test Strategy
2 12 (27.91%) Project Management
3 11 (25.58%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (20.93%) Automated Testing
5 8 (18.60%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (18.60%) Performance Testing
5 8 (18.60%) Non-Functional Testing
6 7 (16.28%) Automation Testing
6 7 (16.28%) PRINCE2
7 6 (13.95%) Test Management
7 6 (13.95%) Functional Testing
8 4 (9.30%) Test Automation
8 4 (9.30%) Manual Testing
8 4 (9.30%) Quality Management
9 3 (6.98%) TDD
9 3 (6.98%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (6.98%) Scrum
9 3 (6.98%) Test Scripting
9 3 (6.98%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.95%) SQL
2 4 (9.30%) Java
3 2 (4.65%) JavaScript
3 2 (4.65%) C#
4 1 (2.33%) C
4 1 (2.33%) Python
4 1 (2.33%) Ruby
4 1 (2.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 14 (32.56%) ISTQB
2 11 (25.58%) Degree
2 11 (25.58%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 3 (6.98%) Security Cleared
3 3 (6.98%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (4.65%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.33%) ISEB
5 1 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (55.81%) QA
2 1 (2.33%) SLA
Systems Management
1 8 (18.60%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (18.60%) Microsoft
1 8 (18.60%) HP
2 5 (11.63%) Capita
3 4 (9.30%) Oracle
4 3 (6.98%) IBM
5 2 (4.65%) Telerik
6 1 (2.33%) SAP
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