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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Manager
Rank 150 188 148
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -40
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 35 19 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.05% 0.49% 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.08% 0.50% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 35 8 21
Average salary £52,500 £58,750 £48,875
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.63% +20.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £54,400 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £60,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
3249 3806 3299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 97.54% 97.72% 96.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2876 3281 2741
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016. 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
Winchester - 11 £52,500 - 2
Aldershot +11 8 £62,500 +4.16%
Southampton +3 6 £67,500 +12.50%
Basingstoke +11 5 £45,000 -
Eastleigh - 1 £52,500 -
Test Manager
South East

Test Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 45 (67.16%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (53.73%) Selenium
3 30 (44.78%) Finance
4 29 (43.28%) C#
5 25 (37.31%) QA
6 24 (35.82%) Test Automation
7 21 (31.34%) Automated Testing
8 20 (29.85%) Test Management
9 19 (28.36%) Mentoring
10 18 (26.87%) Test Strategy
10 18 (26.87%) HP
11 16 (23.88%) Java
11 16 (23.88%) HP Quality Center
11 16 (23.88%) Defect Management
12 14 (20.90%) SDLC
12 14 (20.90%) JUnit
13 13 (19.40%) Windows
14 12 (17.91%) WebDriver
14 12 (17.91%) Social Media
14 12 (17.91%) TestNG
14 12 (17.91%) Unit Testing
14 12 (17.91%) Continuous Delivery
14 12 (17.91%) Test Planning
15 11 (16.42%) ISTQB
15 11 (16.42%) Waterfall
15 11 (16.42%) PRINCE2
15 11 (16.42%) Stakeholder Management
16 10 (14.93%) HP UFT
16 10 (14.93%) ITIL
16 10 (14.93%) TDD

Test Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 7 (10.45%) SharePoint
2 5 (7.46%) Node.js
3 1 (1.49%) JBoss
3 1 (1.49%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.49%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.49%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Mingle
1 1 (1.49%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (1.49%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (10.45%) Maximo
1 7 (10.45%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.45%) SAN
2 2 (2.99%) Internet
2 2 (2.99%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.99%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 36 (53.73%) Selenium
2 14 (20.90%) JUnit
3 12 (17.91%) TestNG
3 12 (17.91%) WebDriver
4 10 (14.93%) HP UFT
5 9 (13.43%) Bugzilla
6 8 (11.94%) Ranorex
6 8 (11.94%) Robotium
6 8 (11.94%) Testopia
7 5 (7.46%) Cucumber
7 5 (7.46%) Jenkins
8 2 (2.99%) TestComplete
8 2 (2.99%) WATIR
9 1 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (1.49%) Visual Studio
General
1 30 (44.78%) Finance
2 2 (2.99%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.49%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.49%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.99%) Web Services
2 1 (1.49%) Middleware
2 1 (1.49%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.91%) Social Media
2 7 (10.45%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (10.45%) Driving Licence
2 7 (10.45%) SCADA
3 2 (2.99%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.49%) Kindle
4 1 (1.49%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.49%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (19.40%) Windows
2 8 (11.94%) Unix
3 7 (10.45%) AIX
4 5 (7.46%) Linux
5 1 (1.49%) Android
5 1 (1.49%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (67.16%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (35.82%) Test Automation
3 21 (31.34%) Automated Testing
4 20 (29.85%) Test Management
5 19 (28.36%) Mentoring
6 18 (26.87%) Test Strategy
7 16 (23.88%) Defect Management
8 14 (20.90%) SDLC
9 12 (17.91%) Continuous Delivery
9 12 (17.91%) Test Planning
9 12 (17.91%) Unit Testing
10 11 (16.42%) PRINCE2
10 11 (16.42%) Stakeholder Management
10 11 (16.42%) Waterfall
11 10 (14.93%) ITIL
11 10 (14.93%) Software Testing
11 10 (14.93%) TDD
12 9 (13.43%) Manual Testing
12 9 (13.43%) Scrum
12 9 (13.43%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 29 (43.28%) C#
2 16 (23.88%) Java
3 8 (11.94%) C++
3 8 (11.94%) PHP
3 8 (11.94%) Ruby
4 3 (4.48%) Bash Shell
4 3 (4.48%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.99%) Python
6 1 (1.49%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (16.42%) ISTQB
2 9 (13.43%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 6 (8.96%) Degree
4 5 (7.46%) ISEB
5 4 (5.97%) SC Cleared
5 4 (5.97%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (37.31%) QA
2 2 (2.99%) SLA
Systems Management
1 16 (23.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (26.87%) HP
2 7 (10.45%) IBM
2 7 (10.45%) Oracle
2 7 (10.45%) Syclo
2 7 (10.45%) webMethods
3 3 (4.48%) Capita
4 2 (2.99%) Telerik
5 1 (1.49%) Microsoft
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Winchester
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits & Pension
Posted: 16 days ago