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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Manager
Rank 125 145 147
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 23 3 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.05% 0.12% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.10% 0.13% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 17 3 5
Average salary £45,000 £82,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-45.45% +37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £60,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £90,500 £78,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
2084 2384 2553
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.07% 96.01% 94.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1706 1899 2137
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 17 April 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 17 April 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
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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 - 6 £36,000 -
Hitchin - 3 - -
Borehamwood - 3 - -
Watford - 2 £53,000 -
Hertford - 2 £45,000 -
Rickmansworth - 1 £65,000 -
St Albans - 1 £60,000 -
Test Manager
East of England

Test Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 20 (51.28%) QA
2 18 (46.15%) Project Management
2 18 (46.15%) Test Strategy
3 15 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (30.77%) Test Management
4 12 (30.77%) Software Testing
5 11 (28.21%) Retail
6 10 (25.64%) Finance
6 10 (25.64%) Degree
7 8 (20.51%) User Acceptance Testing
7 8 (20.51%) Change Control
8 7 (17.95%) ISTQB
8 7 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (15.38%) Banking
9 6 (15.38%) Integration Testing
9 6 (15.38%) Test Automation
10 5 (12.82%) System Testing
10 5 (12.82%) People Management
10 5 (12.82%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (12.82%) ERP
11 4 (10.26%) Java
11 4 (10.26%) SQL
11 4 (10.26%) Oracle
11 4 (10.26%) CMMI
11 4 (10.26%) Six Sigma
11 4 (10.26%) ISEB
11 4 (10.26%) TestDirector
11 4 (10.26%) Programme Management
11 4 (10.26%) Resource Management
11 4 (10.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

Test Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 2 (5.13%) Adobe CQ
2 1 (2.56%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.56%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (2.56%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) WCDMA
1 1 (2.56%) Wireless
1 1 (2.56%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.69%) MySQL
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (10.26%) TestDirector
2 3 (7.69%) Bugzilla
3 2 (5.13%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (5.13%) TestLink
3 2 (5.13%) JIRA
3 2 (5.13%) Selenium
4 1 (2.56%) TestNG
4 1 (2.56%) JBehave
4 1 (2.56%) WebDriver
4 1 (2.56%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.56%) Jasmine
4 1 (2.56%) Zephyr
4 1 (2.56%) JUnit
4 1 (2.56%) LoadRunner
4 1 (2.56%) Subversion
General
1 11 (28.21%) Retail
2 10 (25.64%) Finance
3 6 (15.38%) Banking
4 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.69%) HTML
1 3 (7.69%) XML
2 2 (5.13%) SOAP
2 2 (5.13%) REST
3 1 (2.56%) Flash
3 1 (2.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.69%) NHS
3 1 (2.56%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.56%) Physics
3 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.13%) UNIX
2 1 (2.56%) Windows
2 1 (2.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (46.15%) Project Management
1 18 (46.15%) Test Strategy
2 12 (30.77%) Test Management
2 12 (30.77%) Software Testing
3 8 (20.51%) User Acceptance Testing
3 8 (20.51%) Change Control
4 7 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (15.38%) Integration Testing
5 6 (15.38%) Test Automation
6 5 (12.82%) System Testing
6 5 (12.82%) People Management
6 5 (12.82%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (12.82%) ERP
7 4 (10.26%) Six Sigma
7 4 (10.26%) CMMI
7 4 (10.26%) Programme Management
7 4 (10.26%) Resource Management
8 3 (7.69%) E-Commerce
8 3 (7.69%) Coaching
8 3 (7.69%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.26%) Java
1 4 (10.26%) SQL
2 1 (2.56%) Shell Script
2 1 (2.56%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (25.64%) Degree
2 7 (17.95%) ISTQB
3 4 (10.26%) ISEB
3 4 (10.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (51.28%) QA
2 1 (2.56%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (10.26%) Oracle
2 3 (7.69%) CheckPoint
3 1 (2.56%) hybris
3 1 (2.56%) Twitter
3 1 (2.56%) HP
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