The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Kent region that had Test Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Manager
South East / Kent
Rank 60 93 101
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 25 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 3.06% 0.89% 0.099%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.14% 0.91% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 21 10 1
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £53,750 £53,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+1.41% +6.00%

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
796 1094 981
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 97.31% 97.77% 97.03%
Number of salaries quoted 617 945 890
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Test Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region that featured Test Manager in the job title.

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
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Manager across the Kent region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

Test Manager Salary Histogram in Kent

Test Manager
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Manager within the Kent region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dover - 7 £47,500 -
Test Manager
South East

Test Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, Test Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region featuring Test Manager in the job title.

1 25 (59.52%) User Acceptance Testing
2 23 (54.76%) People Management
3 22 (52.38%) HP Quality Center
3 22 (52.38%) Test Strategy
3 22 (52.38%) HP
4 21 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 21 (50.00%) Software Testing
4 21 (50.00%) Mentoring
5 20 (47.62%) LoadRunner
6 19 (45.24%) Process Improvement
6 19 (45.24%) Test Management
7 18 (42.86%) Line Management
8 17 (40.48%) Supplier Management
9 16 (38.10%) Project Management
10 15 (35.71%) JIRA
11 13 (30.95%) Selenium
11 13 (30.95%) ISTQB
11 13 (30.95%) HP UFT
12 11 (26.19%) Finance
12 11 (26.19%) Test Planning
13 10 (23.81%) Test Automation
13 10 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
14 9 (21.43%) Integration Testing
15 8 (19.05%) Test Scripting
15 8 (19.05%) Quality Management
15 8 (19.05%) Configuration Management
15 8 (19.05%) Legal
15 8 (19.05%) Degree
15 8 (19.05%) QA
16 7 (16.67%) Marketing

Test Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 5 (11.90%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (4.76%) MS Office
2 2 (4.76%) MS Visio
Development Applications
1 20 (47.62%) LoadRunner
2 15 (35.71%) JIRA
3 13 (30.95%) HP UFT
3 13 (30.95%) Selenium
4 2 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (26.19%) Finance
2 8 (19.05%) Legal
3 7 (16.67%) Marketing
4 2 (4.76%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.76%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (59.52%) User Acceptance Testing
2 23 (54.76%) People Management
3 22 (52.38%) Test Strategy
4 21 (50.00%) Mentoring
4 21 (50.00%) Software Testing
4 21 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 19 (45.24%) Process Improvement
5 19 (45.24%) Test Management
6 18 (42.86%) Line Management
7 17 (40.48%) Supplier Management
8 16 (38.10%) Project Management
9 11 (26.19%) Test Planning
10 10 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (23.81%) Test Automation
11 9 (21.43%) Integration Testing
12 8 (19.05%) Configuration Management
12 8 (19.05%) Quality Management
12 8 (19.05%) Test Scripting
13 5 (11.90%) Statistics
13 5 (11.90%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 13 (30.95%) ISTQB
2 8 (19.05%) Degree
3 3 (7.14%) ISEB
4 2 (4.76%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (19.05%) QA
2 1 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 22 (52.38%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 22 (52.38%) HP
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