The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Kent 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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Manager
Rank 96 97 74
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 1 12 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.10% 1.06% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 1.12% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 1
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -17.39%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-0.99% +1.00%
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 Kent 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
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
913 1075 753
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 95.60% 95.05% 94.24%
Number of salaries quoted 834 884 636
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +2.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £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 Kent

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

Test Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Test Manager
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Test Manager Salary Trend in Kent

Test Manager
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Manager within the Kent region over the 3 months to 5 March 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
Dover - 1 £47,500 -
Test Manager
South East

Test Manager
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) DTV
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management

Test Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) DTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) HP