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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Manager
Rank 404 400 381
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 234 244 276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.52% 0.54% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 0.57% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 169 183 218
Average salary £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,120 £42,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £100,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
42480 42653 45259
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.72% 93.92% 94.46%
Number of salaries quoted 35743 35970 38991
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 2014. 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 +27 53 £61,750 -13.33% 9
Uxbridge - 4 £42,500 - 1
Canary Wharf - 3 £53,000 -
Paddington - 2 - -
Docklands, London - 2 £80,000 -
Edgware - 1 £60,000 -
Hayes - 1 - -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £57,500 -
Wimbledon - 1 £57,500 -
Test Manager
England

Test Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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.

1 209 (40.74%) Test Management
2 183 (35.67%) Finance
3 179 (34.89%) QA
4 157 (30.60%) User Acceptance Testing
5 153 (29.82%) Stakeholder Management
6 133 (25.93%) ISEB
7 130 (25.34%) Software Testing
8 129 (25.15%) Agile Software Development
9 122 (23.78%) Test Strategy
10 107 (20.86%) Banking
11 88 (17.15%) ISTQB
12 79 (15.40%) Selenium
13 61 (11.89%) Scrum
14 60 (11.70%) Security Cleared
15 58 (11.31%) HP
16 52 (10.14%) HP Quality Center
16 52 (10.14%) Project Management
17 50 (9.75%) Retail
17 50 (9.75%) Line Management
18 49 (9.55%) Test Scripting
18 49 (9.55%) Risk Management
19 48 (9.36%) PRINCE2
20 47 (9.16%) Telecoms
21 45 (8.77%) Test Automation
22 42 (8.19%) JIRA
23 41 (7.99%) Performance Testing
24 40 (7.80%) Security Testing
24 40 (7.80%) Migration
25 38 (7.41%) SQL
26 36 (7.02%) Data Migration

Test Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 23 (4.48%) SharePoint
2 6 (1.17%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (0.97%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (0.78%) Lync
5 2 (0.39%) Node.js
5 2 (0.39%) Confluence
5 2 (0.39%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.19%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.19%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.19%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.19%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 11 (2.14%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.17%) MS Project
3 5 (0.97%) MS Office
3 5 (0.97%) MS Visio
3 5 (0.97%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.19%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (0.97%) JDE OneWorld
2 4 (0.78%) Summit
2 4 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.58%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (0.39%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.19%) SAP Retail
5 1 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.19%) PeopleSoft Financials
5 1 (0.19%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.19%) SAP SRM
5 1 (0.19%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.19%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.19%) SaaS
2 1 (0.19%) PaaS
2 1 (0.19%) Heroku
2 1 (0.19%) IaaS
2 1 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (2.92%) Internet
2 9 (1.75%) 3G
2 9 (1.75%) GGSN
2 9 (1.75%) SGSN
2 9 (1.75%) Broadband
2 9 (1.75%) LTE
3 6 (1.17%) MVNO
3 6 (1.17%) SMS
4 4 (0.78%) NFC
5 2 (0.39%) Network Security
6 1 (0.19%) DVB
6 1 (0.19%) SS7
6 1 (0.19%) SCCP
6 1 (0.19%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (2.73%) SQL Server
2 4 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (0.78%) Big Data
3 3 (0.58%) MongoDB
3 3 (0.58%) SQL Server 2000
3 3 (0.58%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (0.58%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.39%) Hadoop
4 2 (0.39%) NoSQL
4 2 (0.39%) Redis
4 2 (0.39%) Data Mining
4 2 (0.39%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (0.39%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (0.19%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 79 (15.40%) Selenium
2 42 (8.19%) JIRA
3 32 (6.24%) QuickTest Pro
4 23 (4.48%) Team Foundation Server
5 18 (3.51%) Visual Studio
6 17 (3.31%) LoadRunner
7 15 (2.92%) WebDriver
8 13 (2.53%) Cucumber
8 13 (2.53%) Jenkins
8 13 (2.53%) JMeter
9 8 (1.56%) FitNesse
10 7 (1.36%) Bugzilla
10 7 (1.36%) TeamCity
11 6 (1.17%) JUnit
11 6 (1.17%) TestDirector
12 5 (0.97%) Hudson
13 4 (0.78%) Rational Robot
13 4 (0.78%) NUnit
13 4 (0.78%) Appium
14 3 (0.58%) WebLOAD
General
1 183 (35.67%) Finance
2 107 (20.86%) Banking
3 50 (9.75%) Retail
4 47 (9.16%) Telecoms
5 34 (6.63%) Investment Banking
6 21 (4.09%) Local Government
7 10 (1.95%) Front Office
7 10 (1.95%) Back Office
7 10 (1.95%) Publishing
8 9 (1.75%) Multimedia
9 7 (1.36%) Corporate Banking
10 6 (1.17%) Manufacturing
10 6 (1.17%) Financial Institution
10 6 (1.17%) Aerospace
11 5 (0.97%) Retail Banking
12 4 (0.78%) German Language
12 4 (0.78%) Spanish Language
13 3 (0.58%) International Banking
13 3 (0.58%) Marketing
13 3 (0.58%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (3.51%) Web Services
2 17 (3.31%) .NET
3 13 (2.53%) ASP.NET
3 13 (2.53%) HTML
4 12 (2.34%) RESTful
5 9 (1.75%) jQuery
5 9 (1.75%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 9 (1.75%) CSS3
5 9 (1.75%) WCF
5 9 (1.75%) LINQ
5 9 (1.75%) Middleware
5 9 (1.75%) .NET Framework
5 9 (1.75%) CSS
6 4 (0.78%) Django
6 4 (0.78%) HTML5
7 3 (0.58%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (0.39%) Apache Flex
8 2 (0.39%) XML
9 1 (0.19%) Flash
9 1 (0.19%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 25 (4.87%) Open Source
1 25 (4.87%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (4.29%) Derivative
3 13 (2.53%) Fixed Income
3 13 (2.53%) Computer Science
4 12 (2.34%) Statistics
5 9 (1.75%) Smart Meter
5 9 (1.75%) Equities
6 7 (1.36%) Client/Server
7 5 (0.97%) GIS
7 5 (0.97%) E-Learning
7 5 (0.97%) Mobile App
7 5 (0.97%) Mobile Banking
8 4 (0.78%) Mobile Payment
8 4 (0.78%) Video on Demand
8 4 (0.78%) IPTV
8 4 (0.78%) FMCG
8 4 (0.78%) Equity Derivative
8 4 (0.78%) EMV
9 3 (0.58%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 20 (3.90%) Windows
2 19 (3.70%) UNIX
3 17 (3.31%) Linux
4 5 (0.97%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.39%) Windows 8
5 2 (0.39%) Solaris
6 1 (0.19%) Android
6 1 (0.19%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 209 (40.74%) Test Management
2 157 (30.60%) User Acceptance Testing
3 153 (29.82%) Stakeholder Management
4 130 (25.34%) Software Testing
5 129 (25.15%) Agile Software Development
6 122 (23.78%) Test Strategy
7 61 (11.89%) Scrum
8 52 (10.14%) Project Management
9 50 (9.75%) Line Management
10 49 (9.55%) Risk Management
10 49 (9.55%) Test Scripting
11 48 (9.36%) PRINCE2
12 45 (8.77%) Test Automation
13 41 (7.99%) Performance Testing
14 40 (7.80%) Security Testing
14 40 (7.80%) Migration
15 36 (7.02%) Data Migration
16 33 (6.43%) TDD
17 32 (6.24%) Mentoring
18 30 (5.85%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 38 (7.41%) SQL
2 30 (5.85%) Java
3 22 (4.29%) C#
4 13 (2.53%) Python
5 7 (1.36%) Shell Script
5 7 (1.36%) Perl
6 5 (0.97%) C
7 4 (0.78%) Ruby
8 3 (0.58%) Korn
8 3 (0.58%) VB
8 3 (0.58%) VBA
8 3 (0.58%) JavaScript
9 2 (0.39%) PHP
9 2 (0.39%) Scala
10 1 (0.19%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.19%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.19%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 133 (25.93%) ISEB
2 88 (17.15%) ISTQB
3 60 (11.70%) Security Cleared
4 31 (6.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 31 (6.04%) Degree
5 26 (5.07%) SC Cleared
6 9 (1.75%) CCNP
6 9 (1.75%) CCNA
6 9 (1.75%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (1.17%) DV Cleared
8 5 (0.97%) ISEB Practitioner
9 4 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 4 (0.78%) CISSP
9 4 (0.78%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 2 (0.39%) CEH
10 2 (0.39%) CISA
10 2 (0.39%) CISM
11 1 (0.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.19%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.19%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 179 (34.89%) QA
2 5 (0.97%) JSP 440
3 4 (0.78%) SLA
4 3 (0.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.39%) COBIT
5 2 (0.39%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.39%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.19%) FATCA
6 1 (0.19%) EMIR
6 1 (0.19%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.19%) AIFMD
6 1 (0.19%) Basel III
6 1 (0.19%) MiFID
System Software
1 9 (1.75%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.19%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 52 (10.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 58 (11.31%) HP
2 24 (4.68%) Microsoft
3 21 (4.09%) Capita
4 14 (2.73%) Oracle
5 12 (2.34%) Salesforce.com
6 11 (2.14%) SAP
7 8 (1.56%) Murex
8 6 (1.17%) IBM
9 4 (0.78%) Software AG
9 4 (0.78%) Charles River
10 3 (0.58%) Apple
10 3 (0.58%) Remedy
10 3 (0.58%) Calypso
10 3 (0.58%) Adobe
11 2 (0.39%) Vermilion
11 2 (0.39%) Green Hat
12 1 (0.19%) VMware
12 1 (0.19%) Sitecore
12 1 (0.19%) hybris
12 1 (0.19%) PeopleSoft
London
iKonnect
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + Excellent Bonus + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Capita IT Professional Services
Salary: Depending upon experience
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
TEKsystems
Salary: £100000 - £115000 per annum + Annual Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Premier IT
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
TEKsystems
Salary: £85000 - £110000 per annum + annual bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
London
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £55k - 60k per year + bonus, package
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, benefits, car allowance
Posted: 10 days ago
City, London
Sogeti
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
West London
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 18 days ago
London, United Kingdom
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago