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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Manager
England / London
Rank 497 490 391
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -99
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 91 158 260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.27% 0.39% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.40% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 58 114 208
Median salary £66,250 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.92% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,750 £90,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
31979 39106 38954
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.86% 96.15% 96.11%
Number of salaries quoted 27127 33602 33122
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £33,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 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
City of London +4 8 £60,000 -14.28% 6
Bromley -15 2 - -
Greenford - 2 £57,500 -
Hammersmith 0 1 £75,000 +25.00%
Canary Wharf -14 1 - -
Croydon - 1 £42,500 -
Test Manager
England

Test Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 London region featuring Test Manager in the job title.

1 134 (57.02%) Agile Software Development
2 104 (44.26%) Finance
3 101 (42.98%) QA
4 84 (35.74%) Test Strategy
5 75 (31.91%) Test Management
6 67 (28.51%) Banking
7 50 (21.28%) ISEB
8 47 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 46 (19.57%) Degree
10 45 (19.15%) Selenium
11 44 (18.72%) Software Testing
12 43 (18.30%) Waterfall
13 42 (17.87%) ISTQB
13 42 (17.87%) Stakeholder Management
14 39 (16.60%) Java
14 39 (16.60%) SQL
15 35 (14.89%) SDLC
16 31 (13.19%) Investment Banking
17 30 (12.77%) Coaching
17 30 (12.77%) System Integration Testing
18 29 (12.34%) SAP
19 28 (11.91%) Microsoft
20 26 (11.06%) Project Management
20 26 (11.06%) Scrum
21 25 (10.64%) .NET
21 25 (10.64%) Test Scripting
21 25 (10.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
22 24 (10.21%) Test Planning
22 24 (10.21%) Continuous Improvement
23 23 (9.79%) Operational Acceptance Testing

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 13 (5.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 13 (5.53%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.70%) Tomcat
3 3 (1.28%) Apache Solr
3 3 (1.28%) Confluence
3 3 (1.28%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.43%) Apache
4 1 (0.43%) IIS
4 1 (0.43%) WebLogic
Applications
1 20 (8.51%) MS Excel
2 16 (6.81%) MS PowerPoint
3 14 (5.96%) MS Office
4 4 (1.70%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (1.28%) MS Project
6 2 (0.85%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.43%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 2 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.85%) thinkFolio
2 1 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.43%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.70%) SaaS
2 1 (0.43%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.83%) Firewall
2 1 (0.43%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (5.53%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (3.40%) SQL Server
3 4 (1.70%) Big Data
3 4 (1.70%) MySQL
4 3 (1.28%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 45 (19.15%) Selenium
2 20 (8.51%) Cucumber
3 17 (7.23%) LoadRunner
4 16 (6.81%) Jenkins
5 12 (5.11%) HP UFT
5 12 (5.11%) JIRA
5 12 (5.11%) WebDriver
6 11 (4.68%) Team Foundation Server
7 10 (4.26%) SoapUI
8 9 (3.83%) Visual Studio
9 7 (2.98%) JMeter
10 6 (2.55%) Maven
10 6 (2.55%) SilkTest
10 6 (2.55%) SpecFlow
11 5 (2.13%) FitNesse
11 5 (2.13%) Git (software)
12 4 (1.70%) JUnit
12 4 (1.70%) Rational Functional Tester
12 4 (1.70%) Robot Framework
13 3 (1.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 104 (44.26%) Finance
2 67 (28.51%) Banking
3 31 (13.19%) Investment Banking
4 7 (2.98%) Retail
5 6 (2.55%) Back Office
6 5 (2.13%) Front Office
6 5 (2.13%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.70%) Games
8 3 (1.28%) Law
8 3 (1.28%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.85%) Advertising
9 2 (0.85%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.85%) German Language
10 1 (0.43%) Billing
10 1 (0.43%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.43%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (10.64%) .NET
2 17 (7.23%) Web Services
3 16 (6.81%) HTML
3 16 (6.81%) SOAP
4 14 (5.96%) XML
5 13 (5.53%) XBRL
6 12 (5.11%) Gherkin
7 6 (2.55%) ASP.NET
8 5 (2.13%) Spring
9 4 (1.70%) Apache CXF
9 4 (1.70%) Node.js
9 4 (1.70%) RESTful
10 3 (1.28%) .NET Framework
10 3 (1.28%) Ajax
10 3 (1.28%) AngularJS
10 3 (1.28%) ASP.NET 2.0
10 3 (1.28%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (1.28%) Drools
10 3 (1.28%) HTML5
10 3 (1.28%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 21 (8.94%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (5.96%) Management Information System
3 13 (5.53%) Derivative
3 13 (5.53%) Mathematics
4 11 (4.68%) Fixed Income
4 11 (4.68%) Reinsurance
5 9 (3.83%) Data Centre
6 8 (3.40%) Computer Science
7 5 (2.13%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.70%) Embedded Systems
8 4 (1.70%) Equities
8 4 (1.70%) Market Risk
8 4 (1.70%) Performance Metrics
9 3 (1.28%) Credit Risk
9 3 (1.28%) Data Integration
9 3 (1.28%) Fintech
9 3 (1.28%) OTC Derivatives
9 3 (1.28%) User Experience
10 2 (0.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (0.85%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 18 (7.66%) Unix
2 17 (7.23%) Linux
3 1 (0.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (57.02%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (35.74%) Test Strategy
3 75 (31.91%) Test Management
4 47 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 44 (18.72%) Software Testing
6 43 (18.30%) Waterfall
7 42 (17.87%) Stakeholder Management
8 35 (14.89%) SDLC
9 30 (12.77%) Coaching
9 30 (12.77%) System Integration Testing
10 26 (11.06%) Project Management
10 26 (11.06%) Scrum
11 25 (10.64%) Test Scripting
12 24 (10.21%) Continuous Improvement
12 24 (10.21%) Test Planning
13 23 (9.79%) Operational Acceptance Testing
14 22 (9.36%) Defect Management
14 22 (9.36%) Regression Testing
14 22 (9.36%) TDD
15 21 (8.94%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 39 (16.60%) Java
1 39 (16.60%) SQL
2 17 (7.23%) C
3 14 (5.96%) VB.NET
4 9 (3.83%) C#
5 7 (2.98%) PowerShell
5 7 (2.98%) Shell Script
6 6 (2.55%) PL/SQL
7 5 (2.13%) Python
7 5 (2.13%) Ruby
8 3 (1.28%) Bash Shell
8 3 (1.28%) JavaScript
8 3 (1.28%) T-SQL
9 2 (0.85%) C++
10 1 (0.43%) Erlang
10 1 (0.43%) Perl
10 1 (0.43%) PHP
10 1 (0.43%) Scala
Qualifications
1 50 (21.28%) ISEB
2 46 (19.57%) Degree
3 42 (17.87%) ISTQB
4 25 (10.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 23 (9.79%) Security Cleared
6 19 (8.09%) SC Cleared
7 17 (7.23%) ISEB Practitioner
8 16 (6.81%) DV Cleared
9 12 (5.11%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 9 (3.83%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (1.70%) CCNA
11 4 (1.70%) Cisco Certification
11 4 (1.70%) HND
11 4 (1.70%) Network+ Certification
12 2 (0.85%) MBCS
13 1 (0.43%) ACCA
13 1 (0.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 101 (42.98%) QA
2 16 (6.81%) SLA
3 7 (2.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (2.13%) SDET
5 2 (0.85%) MiFID
6 1 (0.43%) SEPA
System Software
1 3 (1.28%) Docker
Systems Management
1 15 (6.38%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.43%) BladeLogic
2 1 (0.43%) Control-M
Vendors
1 29 (12.34%) SAP
2 28 (11.91%) Microsoft
3 23 (9.79%) HP
4 17 (7.23%) Oracle
5 14 (5.96%) Murex
6 3 (1.28%) Citrix
6 3 (1.28%) hybris
7 2 (0.85%) Atlassian
7 2 (0.85%) Charles River
7 2 (0.85%) Hitachi
8 1 (0.43%) Informatica
8 1 (0.43%) New Relic
8 1 (0.43%) Remedy
8 1 (0.43%) Sybase
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