The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Hampshire region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Manager
Rank 176 157 168
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 19 30 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.49% 0.77% 0.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.81% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 14 10 21
Average salary £49,500 £48,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.53% +2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,200 £45,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £50,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £49,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+1.01% -1.00%
Job Titles Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3660 3705 3759
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 93.87% 94.73% 96.02%
Number of salaries quoted 3000 3189 3263
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Test Manager
South East

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 22 July 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 22 July 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 +19 10 £50,500 +1.00% 1
Basingstoke +5 6 £40,000 -23.80%
Portsmouth -19 1 - -
Gosport - 1 - - 1
Farnborough - 1 £70,000 -
Test Manager
South East

Test Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 25 (53.19%) HP Quality Center
2 23 (48.94%) Test Management
3 22 (46.81%) SC Cleared
3 22 (46.81%) Security Cleared
3 22 (46.81%) Finance
4 19 (40.43%) User Acceptance Testing
5 17 (36.17%) ISTQB
6 16 (34.04%) ISEB
7 11 (23.40%) Software Testing
8 10 (21.28%) QA
9 9 (19.15%) Windows
10 8 (17.02%) HP
10 8 (17.02%) Scrum
10 8 (17.02%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (17.02%) DV Cleared
10 8 (17.02%) Test Strategy
11 7 (14.89%) Regression Testing
11 7 (14.89%) TestDirector
11 7 (14.89%) Windows Server 2003
12 6 (12.77%) ISO 9001
12 6 (12.77%) Telecoms
12 6 (12.77%) Retail
12 6 (12.77%) Games
12 6 (12.77%) Agile Testing
12 6 (12.77%) Security Testing
12 6 (12.77%) Software Distribution
12 6 (12.77%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
13 5 (10.64%) Performance Engineering
13 5 (10.64%) Test Scripting
13 5 (10.64%) System Testing

Test Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 (2.13%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (8.51%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.26%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (14.89%) TestDirector
2 5 (10.64%) Selenium
3 4 (8.51%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (4.26%) Visual Studio
4 2 (4.26%) JIRA
4 2 (4.26%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.13%) Calabash
5 1 (2.13%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.13%) WebDriver
5 1 (2.13%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.13%) Bugzilla
5 1 (2.13%) Maven
5 1 (2.13%) LoadRunner
General
1 22 (46.81%) Finance
2 6 (12.77%) Telecoms
2 6 (12.77%) Retail
2 6 (12.77%) Games
3 1 (2.13%) Automotive
3 1 (2.13%) Banking
3 1 (2.13%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.64%) .NET
2 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (2.13%) WCF
2 1 (2.13%) HTML
2 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.13%) XSL
2 1 (2.13%) J2ME
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.38%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.13%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.13%) iPad
2 1 (2.13%) BBC
2 1 (2.13%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 9 (19.15%) Windows
2 7 (14.89%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.13%) Android
3 1 (2.13%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.13%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (48.94%) Test Management
2 19 (40.43%) User Acceptance Testing
3 11 (23.40%) Software Testing
4 8 (17.02%) Scrum
4 8 (17.02%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (17.02%) Test Strategy
5 7 (14.89%) Regression Testing
6 6 (12.77%) Agile Testing
6 6 (12.77%) Security Testing
6 6 (12.77%) Software Distribution
7 5 (10.64%) Performance Engineering
7 5 (10.64%) Test Scripting
7 5 (10.64%) System Testing
8 4 (8.51%) Change Management
8 4 (8.51%) Performance Testing
8 4 (8.51%) Integration Testing
9 3 (6.38%) Unit Testing
10 2 (4.26%) Project Management
10 2 (4.26%) ITIL
10 2 (4.26%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.64%) SQL
2 3 (6.38%) VB.NET
3 2 (4.26%) C#
4 1 (2.13%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (46.81%) SC Cleared
1 22 (46.81%) Security Cleared
2 17 (36.17%) ISTQB
3 16 (34.04%) ISEB
4 8 (17.02%) DV Cleared
5 6 (12.77%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 3 (6.38%) Degree
7 2 (4.26%) ISEB Practitioner
7 2 (4.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (21.28%) QA
2 6 (12.77%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 25 (53.19%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (17.02%) HP
2 5 (10.64%) Microsoft
3 4 (8.51%) Fujitsu
3 4 (8.51%) Capita
4 1 (2.13%) Green Hat
Gosport, Hampshire
Talent International
Salary: £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Capita IT Professional Services
Salary: Depending upon experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago