The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the London region that had Test Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Manager
Rank 470 444 431
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 140 222 248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.37% 0.51% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.53% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 109 175 167
Median salary £75,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £80,000 £81,600
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Test Manager
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 London 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
36316 42094 44007
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.66% 95.80% 95.79%
Number of salaries quoted 31475 35861 36604
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Test Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Test Manager Jobs Demand Trend in London

Test Manager
Salary Trend in London

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

Test Manager Salary Trend in London

Test Manager
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Manager across the London region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Test Manager Salary Histogram in London

Test Manager
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Manager within the London region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
City of London +25 22 £70,000 +1.81% 7
Wimbledon - 4 - -
Surbiton - 2 £50,550 -
Greenford - 1 £57,500 -
Test Manager
England

Test Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, 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 London region featuring Test Manager in the job title.

1 153 (47.81%) Agile Software Development
1 153 (47.81%) QA
2 149 (46.56%) Finance
3 142 (44.38%) Test Strategy
4 108 (33.75%) Test Management
5 77 (24.06%) Banking
6 64 (20.00%) Selenium
7 57 (17.81%) Stakeholder Management
8 54 (16.88%) ISTQB
9 53 (16.56%) Degree
10 52 (16.25%) User Acceptance Testing
11 50 (15.63%) Automated Testing
12 49 (15.31%) Software Testing
13 48 (15.00%) Scrum
13 48 (15.00%) ISEB
14 47 (14.69%) Java
15 45 (14.06%) Test Scripting
16 44 (13.75%) Project Management
17 38 (11.88%) SQL
17 38 (11.88%) Cucumber
17 38 (11.88%) Non-Functional Testing
18 34 (10.63%) Automation Testing
18 34 (10.63%) Coaching
18 34 (10.63%) SDLC
19 31 (9.69%) Test Planning
19 31 (9.69%) BDD
20 30 (9.38%) Functional Testing
20 30 (9.38%) Waterfall
20 30 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
20 30 (9.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

Test Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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:

Application Platforms
1 10 (3.13%) Confluence
1 10 (3.13%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.25%) Tomcat
3 3 (0.94%) Apache Solr
4 2 (0.63%) CMS
5 1 (0.31%) WebLogic
Applications
1 18 (5.63%) MS Excel
2 15 (4.69%) MS Office
3 12 (3.75%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (3.44%) MS Project
5 4 (1.25%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.63%) Open Workbench
7 1 (0.31%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.63%) thinkFolio
2 1 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.19%) Internet
2 2 (0.63%) Firewall
3 1 (0.31%) ATM
3 1 (0.31%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (8.75%) Data Mining
2 13 (4.06%) Big Data
3 8 (2.50%) EDRMS
4 6 (1.88%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (1.25%) SQL Server
5 4 (1.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (0.94%) MySQL
7 1 (0.31%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.31%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 64 (20.00%) Selenium
2 38 (11.88%) Cucumber
3 26 (8.13%) JIRA
4 24 (7.50%) Jenkins
5 22 (6.88%) HP UFT
6 11 (3.44%) FitNesse
7 10 (3.13%) LoadRunner
8 8 (2.50%) SoapUI
8 8 (2.50%) SpecFlow
9 6 (1.88%) Maven
9 6 (1.88%) WebDriver
10 5 (1.56%) Robot Framework
10 5 (1.56%) SilkTest
11 4 (1.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 4 (1.25%) Git (software)
11 4 (1.25%) JMeter
11 4 (1.25%) JUnit
11 4 (1.25%) Rational Functional Tester
11 4 (1.25%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (1.25%) WATIR
General
1 149 (46.56%) Finance
2 77 (24.06%) Banking
3 29 (9.06%) Investment Banking
4 20 (6.25%) Retail
5 17 (5.31%) Telecoms
6 12 (3.75%) Back Office
7 5 (1.56%) Marketing
8 4 (1.25%) Financial Institution
8 4 (1.25%) Front Office
8 4 (1.25%) Games
8 4 (1.25%) Law
9 3 (0.94%) Advertising
10 2 (0.63%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.63%) German Language
10 2 (0.63%) Legal
10 2 (0.63%) Local Government
10 2 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.63%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (6.25%) Gherkin
2 18 (5.63%) .NET
3 16 (5.00%) HTML
4 12 (3.75%) XML
5 10 (3.13%) Apache CXF
5 10 (3.13%) SOAP
5 10 (3.13%) Web Services
5 10 (3.13%) XBRL
6 6 (1.88%) RESTful
7 5 (1.56%) Spring
8 4 (1.25%) Ajax
8 4 (1.25%) ASP.NET
8 4 (1.25%) ASP.NET 2.0
8 4 (1.25%) Middleware
9 3 (0.94%) Drools
9 3 (0.94%) HTML5
10 2 (0.63%) FIX Protocol
11 1 (0.31%) Spring MVC
11 1 (0.31%) Spring Security
11 1 (0.31%) Spring Web Flow
Miscellaneous
1 30 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (3.13%) Mathematics
2 10 (3.13%) User Experience
3 9 (2.81%) Derivative
4 8 (2.50%) Fixed Income
5 7 (2.19%) Reinsurance
6 6 (1.88%) Mobile App
6 6 (1.88%) Virtual Team
7 5 (1.56%) Internet of Things
8 4 (1.25%) Computer Science
8 4 (1.25%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.25%) Market Risk
8 4 (1.25%) OTC Derivatives
8 4 (1.25%) Performance Metrics
8 4 (1.25%) SWIFT
9 3 (0.94%) Credit Risk
9 3 (0.94%) Data Integration
9 3 (0.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (0.63%) Embedded Systems
10 2 (0.63%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 16 (5.00%) Unix
2 13 (4.06%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (47.81%) Agile Software Development
2 142 (44.38%) Test Strategy
3 108 (33.75%) Test Management
4 57 (17.81%) Stakeholder Management
5 52 (16.25%) User Acceptance Testing
6 50 (15.63%) Automated Testing
7 49 (15.31%) Software Testing
8 48 (15.00%) Scrum
9 45 (14.06%) Test Scripting
10 44 (13.75%) Project Management
11 38 (11.88%) Non-Functional Testing
12 34 (10.63%) Automation Testing
12 34 (10.63%) Coaching
12 34 (10.63%) SDLC
13 31 (9.69%) BDD
13 31 (9.69%) Test Planning
14 30 (9.38%) Functional Testing
14 30 (9.38%) PRINCE2
14 30 (9.38%) Waterfall
15 29 (9.06%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 47 (14.69%) Java
2 38 (11.88%) SQL
3 15 (4.69%) C
4 10 (3.13%) Ruby
4 10 (3.13%) VB.NET
5 9 (2.81%) C#
6 7 (2.19%) Shell Script
7 6 (1.88%) PL/SQL
8 4 (1.25%) T-SQL
9 3 (0.94%) JavaScript
10 2 (0.63%) C++
11 1 (0.31%) Erlang
11 1 (0.31%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.31%) Python
Qualifications
1 54 (16.88%) ISTQB
2 53 (16.56%) Degree
3 48 (15.00%) ISEB
4 30 (9.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 17 (5.31%) Security Cleared
6 16 (5.00%) ISEB Practitioner
6 16 (5.00%) SC Cleared
7 13 (4.06%) DV Cleared
8 12 (3.75%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 4 (1.25%) PMP
10 3 (0.94%) CSQA
10 3 (0.94%) PMI Certification
11 2 (0.63%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.31%) ACCA
12 1 (0.31%) CCNA
12 1 (0.31%) Cisco Certification
12 1 (0.31%) HND
12 1 (0.31%) Network+ Certification
12 1 (0.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 153 (47.81%) QA
2 16 (5.00%) SLA
3 2 (0.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.63%) SDET
3 2 (0.63%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.31%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (0.31%) Docker
Systems Management
1 20 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.31%) Ansible
2 1 (0.31%) BladeLogic
2 1 (0.31%) Control-M
2 1 (0.31%) Puppet
Vendors
1 26 (8.13%) HP
2 20 (6.25%) SAP
3 17 (5.31%) Microsoft
3 17 (5.31%) Oracle
4 13 (4.06%) Murex
5 8 (2.50%) Atlassian
5 8 (2.50%) OpenText
5 8 (2.50%) Siebel
6 6 (1.88%) Cognizant
7 3 (0.94%) Citrix
7 3 (0.94%) hybris
8 2 (0.63%) Capita
8 2 (0.63%) Charles River
8 2 (0.63%) Guidewire
8 2 (0.63%) TOWER Software
8 2 (0.63%) VMware
9 1 (0.31%) Hortonworks
9 1 (0.31%) ION Trading
9 1 (0.31%) Remedy
9 1 (0.31%) SOASTA, Inc
City, London
Accenture
Salary: Salary dependent on role
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £80,000 - £90,000, plus a very attractive bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £500 - £750 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + travel + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £90,000 - £110,000, plus a very attractive bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 70,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago