The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire 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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Manager
Rank 122 122 156
Rank change year-on-year
0 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 19 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.95% 0.052% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.99% 0.054% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 14 1 5
Average salary £36,000 £82,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-56.36% +57.14%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Test Manager
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire 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
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1914 1848 2628
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.27% 95.90% 93.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1530 1404 2225
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Test Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Test Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Test Manager
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Test Manager Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Test Manager
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Manager across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

Test Manager Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Test Manager
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Manager within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 January 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
Hemel Hempstead - 11 £36,000 - 1
Watford - 6 £65,000 -
Hitchin - 2 - -
Test Manager
East of England

Test Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 (54.55%) Finance
2 23 (52.27%) QA
3 20 (45.45%) Test Management
4 17 (38.64%) Degree
5 16 (36.36%) Project Management
6 15 (34.09%) ISTQB
7 14 (31.82%) ISEB
8 13 (29.55%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (29.55%) Test Strategy
9 12 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (20.45%) CMMI
10 9 (20.45%) Banking
10 9 (20.45%) Retail
10 9 (20.45%) Six Sigma
11 8 (18.18%) SQL
11 8 (18.18%) People Management
11 8 (18.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 8 (18.18%) System Testing
12 7 (15.91%) Integration Testing
12 7 (15.91%) Test Planning
12 7 (15.91%) HTML
12 7 (15.91%) Oracle
12 7 (15.91%) UNIX
13 6 (13.64%) SOAP
13 6 (13.64%) XML
13 6 (13.64%) Java
13 6 (13.64%) MySQL
13 6 (13.64%) E-Commerce
13 6 (13.64%) Wireless
13 6 (13.64%) Content Management

Test Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 6 (13.64%) Adobe CQ
2 1 (2.27%) Drupal
2 1 (2.27%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.64%) Wireless
2 5 (11.36%) Wi-Fi
2 5 (11.36%) Internet
3 1 (2.27%) LTE
3 1 (2.27%) PuTTY
3 1 (2.27%) WinSCP
3 1 (2.27%) WCDMA
3 1 (2.27%) FTP
3 1 (2.27%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.64%) MySQL
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (11.36%) JIRA
2 4 (9.09%) Bugzilla
3 2 (4.55%) JMeter
3 2 (4.55%) TestDirector
3 2 (4.55%) Selenium
4 1 (2.27%) TestNG
4 1 (2.27%) JBehave
4 1 (2.27%) WebDriver
4 1 (2.27%) Jasmine
4 1 (2.27%) Zephyr
4 1 (2.27%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.27%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (2.27%) Toad
4 1 (2.27%) JUnit
4 1 (2.27%) Subversion
General
1 24 (54.55%) Finance
2 9 (20.45%) Banking
2 9 (20.45%) Retail
3 5 (11.36%) Manufacturing
3 5 (11.36%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.91%) HTML
2 6 (13.64%) SOAP
2 6 (13.64%) XML
2 6 (13.64%) REST
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (2.27%) Middleware
3 1 (2.27%) Flash
3 1 (2.27%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.36%) User Experience
3 4 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.91%) UNIX
2 1 (2.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (45.45%) Test Management
2 16 (36.36%) Project Management
3 13 (29.55%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (29.55%) Test Strategy
4 9 (20.45%) CMMI
4 9 (20.45%) Six Sigma
5 8 (18.18%) People Management
5 8 (18.18%) System Testing
6 7 (15.91%) Integration Testing
6 7 (15.91%) Test Planning
7 6 (13.64%) E-Commerce
7 6 (13.64%) Content Management
7 6 (13.64%) Software Testing
7 6 (13.64%) Test Scripting
7 6 (13.64%) Change Control
8 5 (11.36%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (11.36%) ITIL
8 5 (11.36%) PRINCE2
9 4 (9.09%) Line Management
9 4 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (18.18%) SQL
2 6 (13.64%) Java
3 1 (2.27%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.27%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 17 (38.64%) Degree
2 15 (34.09%) ISTQB
3 14 (31.82%) ISEB
4 8 (18.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (2.27%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (52.27%) QA
2 1 (2.27%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 5 (11.36%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.27%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 7 (15.91%) Oracle
2 2 (4.55%) CheckPoint
2 2 (4.55%) HP
3 1 (2.27%) hybris
3 1 (2.27%) Twitter
3 1 (2.27%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.27%) SAP
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
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