The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the London 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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Manager
Rank 393 391 387
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 242 272 261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.55% 0.59% 0.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.59% 0.63% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 192 188 197
Average salary £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £87,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
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
41131 43401 41192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.17% 93.52% 93.50%
Number of salaries quoted 35099 36258 34578
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Test Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

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 28 August 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Manager within the London region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
City of London +35 64 £62,500 -7.40% 16
Hounslow - 3 £72,500 -
Docklands, London -2 1 £55,000 -12.00% 2
Ealing -27 1 £55,000 +37.50%
Harrow - 1 - -
Test Manager
England

Test Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the London 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.

1 188 (41.05%) Finance
2 171 (37.34%) QA
3 148 (32.31%) Test Strategy
4 139 (30.35%) Agile Software Development
5 132 (28.82%) Test Management
6 116 (25.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 114 (24.89%) Banking
8 113 (24.67%) User Acceptance Testing
9 80 (17.47%) Selenium
10 79 (17.25%) ISEB
11 75 (16.38%) Java
12 67 (14.63%) Software Testing
13 66 (14.41%) ISTQB
14 56 (12.23%) Test Automation
15 48 (10.48%) Security Cleared
16 45 (9.83%) Investment Banking
17 44 (9.61%) Retail
17 44 (9.61%) PRINCE2
18 42 (9.17%) Project Management
19 41 (8.95%) Oracle
20 40 (8.73%) Degree
21 39 (8.52%) HP Quality Center
21 39 (8.52%) SDLC
22 37 (8.08%) TDD
22 37 (8.08%) Scrum
22 37 (8.08%) HP
23 36 (7.86%) E-Commerce
23 36 (7.86%) Line Management
23 36 (7.86%) Continuous Integration
24 35 (7.64%) SQL

Test Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 14 (3.06%) WebSphere
1 14 (3.06%) SharePoint
2 12 (2.62%) WebSphere Application Server
3 10 (2.18%) WebSphere Portal
4 9 (1.97%) ArcGIS
5 8 (1.75%) WebLogic
6 7 (1.53%) Tomcat
7 4 (0.87%) Confluence
8 3 (0.66%) nginx
8 3 (0.66%) Apache Solr
9 2 (0.44%) IIS
10 1 (0.22%) JBoss
10 1 (0.22%) Apache
10 1 (0.22%) CMS
Applications
1 15 (3.28%) MS Office
2 7 (1.53%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.53%) MS Visio
3 4 (0.87%) MS Project
4 3 (0.66%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (1.75%) Summit
2 3 (0.66%) SAP ERP
3 2 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.66%) SaaS
1 3 (0.66%) IaaS
2 2 (0.44%) Sage Pay
2 2 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.75%) Internet
2 5 (1.09%) Firewall
2 5 (1.09%) Wireless
3 2 (0.44%) Wireless Security
3 2 (0.44%) ATM
3 2 (0.44%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.44%) VPN
3 2 (0.44%) RTP
4 1 (0.22%) IPv4
4 1 (0.22%) IPv6
4 1 (0.22%) WAN
4 1 (0.22%) FTP
4 1 (0.22%) HTTP
4 1 (0.22%) Multicast
4 1 (0.22%) MPLS
4 1 (0.22%) DVB
4 1 (0.22%) NFC
4 1 (0.22%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (2.84%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (1.31%) MongoDB
3 5 (1.09%) Big Data
3 5 (1.09%) MySQL
4 4 (0.87%) SQL Server
5 3 (0.66%) MS Access
5 3 (0.66%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (0.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (0.44%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.22%) IBM InfoSphere
7 1 (0.22%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.22%) Redis
Development Applications
1 80 (17.47%) Selenium
2 25 (5.46%) JIRA
3 21 (4.59%) Cucumber
4 20 (4.37%) WebDriver
4 20 (4.37%) HP UFT
4 20 (4.37%) LoadRunner
5 16 (3.49%) Jenkins
6 15 (3.28%) JMeter
7 11 (2.40%) Visual Studio
7 11 (2.40%) Team Foundation Server
8 8 (1.75%) JUnit
9 7 (1.53%) Git (software)
9 7 (1.53%) MSTest
10 6 (1.31%) SoapUI
10 6 (1.31%) SpecFlow
11 5 (1.09%) Subversion
11 5 (1.09%) Maven
11 5 (1.09%) SilkTest
12 4 (0.87%) FitNesse
13 3 (0.66%) TestDirector
General
1 188 (41.05%) Finance
2 114 (24.89%) Banking
3 45 (9.83%) Investment Banking
4 44 (9.61%) Retail
5 13 (2.84%) Telecoms
6 10 (2.18%) Front Office
6 10 (2.18%) Local Government
7 9 (1.97%) Publishing
7 9 (1.97%) Law
8 7 (1.53%) Manufacturing
9 6 (1.31%) Advertising
9 6 (1.31%) Marketing
10 5 (1.09%) Retail Banking
11 4 (0.87%) General Ledger
11 4 (0.87%) Back Office
12 3 (0.66%) Legal
13 1 (0.22%) Electronics
13 1 (0.22%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.22%) Games
13 1 (0.22%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (5.68%) SOAP
2 23 (5.02%) Web Services
2 23 (5.02%) HTML
3 18 (3.93%) REST
4 15 (3.28%) .NET
5 13 (2.84%) FIX Protocol
6 12 (2.62%) HTML5
7 9 (1.97%) XML
8 7 (1.53%) JMS
9 6 (1.31%) JSP
10 5 (1.09%) JMX
11 4 (0.87%) Spring
11 4 (0.87%) RESTful
11 4 (0.87%) Gherkin
12 3 (0.66%) Drools
12 3 (0.66%) Hibernate
12 3 (0.66%) XBRL
13 2 (0.44%) ASP.NET
14 1 (0.22%) CSS
14 1 (0.22%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 25 (5.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 20 (4.37%) Derivative
3 19 (4.15%) Fixed Income
4 18 (3.93%) Analytical Skills
5 17 (3.71%) Equities
6 16 (3.49%) Computer Science
7 15 (3.28%) Management Information System
8 14 (3.06%) Mobile App
9 8 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
9 8 (1.75%) Data Conversion
10 6 (1.31%) Statistics
11 5 (1.09%) Online Banking
11 5 (1.09%) Digital Media
11 5 (1.09%) Client/Server
12 4 (0.87%) Equity Derivative
12 4 (0.87%) Blog
12 4 (0.87%) Credit Risk
12 4 (0.87%) FMCG
13 3 (0.66%) Reference Data
13 3 (0.66%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 24 (5.24%) Windows
1 24 (5.24%) Linux
2 18 (3.93%) UNIX
3 11 (2.40%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (0.87%) Android
4 4 (0.87%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.22%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.22%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.22%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.22%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (32.31%) Test Strategy
2 139 (30.35%) Agile Software Development
3 132 (28.82%) Test Management
4 116 (25.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 113 (24.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 67 (14.63%) Software Testing
7 56 (12.23%) Test Automation
8 44 (9.61%) PRINCE2
9 42 (9.17%) Project Management
10 39 (8.52%) SDLC
11 37 (8.08%) Scrum
11 37 (8.08%) TDD
12 36 (7.86%) E-Commerce
12 36 (7.86%) Line Management
12 36 (7.86%) Continuous Integration
13 34 (7.42%) Test Scripting
13 34 (7.42%) Waterfall
14 33 (7.21%) Risk Management
14 33 (7.21%) Performance Testing
15 30 (6.55%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 75 (16.38%) Java
2 35 (7.64%) SQL
3 23 (5.02%) C#
4 17 (3.71%) C
5 14 (3.06%) JavaScript
6 6 (1.31%) Perl
6 6 (1.31%) PHP
6 6 (1.31%) Ruby
7 5 (1.09%) Python
8 4 (0.87%) Bash Shell
9 3 (0.66%) Groovy
9 3 (0.66%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.22%) C++
10 1 (0.22%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.22%) C-shell
10 1 (0.22%) XPath
Qualifications
1 79 (17.25%) ISEB
2 66 (14.41%) ISTQB
3 48 (10.48%) Security Cleared
4 40 (8.73%) Degree
5 33 (7.21%) SC Cleared
6 12 (2.62%) ISEB Practitioner
7 10 (2.18%) DV Cleared
7 10 (2.18%) IBM Certification
8 4 (0.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 3 (0.66%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 3 (0.66%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 3 (0.66%) CISA
9 3 (0.66%) CISM
9 3 (0.66%) CISSP
9 3 (0.66%) CEH
10 2 (0.44%) GPEN
10 2 (0.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.22%) PMP
11 1 (0.22%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.22%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 171 (37.34%) QA
2 6 (1.31%) Basel III
2 6 (1.31%) EMIR
2 6 (1.31%) Dodd-Frank
2 6 (1.31%) MiFID
3 3 (0.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.44%) ISO 8583
4 2 (0.44%) GxP
4 2 (0.44%) SLA
5 1 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (2.40%) Active Directory
2 10 (2.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.22%) XenApp
3 1 (0.22%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.22%) zsh
Systems Management
1 39 (8.52%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (1.53%) Puppet
3 6 (1.31%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (1.31%) Nagios
4 5 (1.09%) Capistrano
5 1 (0.22%) OpenNMS
5 1 (0.22%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 41 (8.95%) Oracle
2 37 (8.08%) HP
3 27 (5.90%) SAP
3 27 (5.90%) Microsoft
4 23 (5.02%) IBM
5 14 (3.06%) VMware
6 10 (2.18%) WorldPay
7 9 (1.97%) ESRI
7 9 (1.97%) Fujitsu
7 9 (1.97%) Capita
8 6 (1.31%) Informatica
9 5 (1.09%) Murex
9 5 (1.09%) Calypso
9 5 (1.09%) Adobe
10 3 (0.66%) Cognos
10 3 (0.66%) Cognizant
10 3 (0.66%) Splunk
10 3 (0.66%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (0.66%) AppDynamics
11 2 (0.44%) Elavon
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