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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Manager
Rank 374 378 401
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 276 261 269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.59% 0.59% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% 0.63% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 191 197 210
Average salary £62,500 £65,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,200 £45,000 £41,250
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £80,000 £77,750
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
43977 41236 47790
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.41% 93.48% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 36739 34601 41479
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -8 54 £67,500 +17.39% 12
Canary Wharf - 5 £60,000 -
Paddington - 4 - -
Croydon -14 3 £41,500 -9.78%
Docklands, London - 3 £62,500 -
Ealing +10 1 £40,000 -23.80%
Hayes - 1 - -
Uxbridge - 1 £42,500 -
Test Manager
England

Test Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 207 (37.30%) Test Management
2 200 (36.04%) QA
3 188 (33.87%) Finance
4 179 (32.25%) User Acceptance Testing
5 166 (29.91%) Stakeholder Management
6 146 (26.31%) Software Testing
7 131 (23.60%) ISEB
8 118 (21.26%) Test Strategy
9 108 (19.46%) Banking
10 101 (18.20%) ISTQB
11 94 (16.94%) Selenium
12 68 (12.25%) Security Cleared
13 63 (11.35%) Scrum
14 60 (10.81%) Test Automation
14 60 (10.81%) Project Management
15 59 (10.63%) HP
16 57 (10.27%) HP Quality Center
17 56 (10.09%) Retail
18 55 (9.91%) PRINCE2
19 54 (9.73%) Performance Testing
20 53 (9.55%) QuickTest Pro
21 50 (9.01%) Test Scripting
22 49 (8.83%) TDD
23 48 (8.65%) Telecoms
24 46 (8.29%) Risk Management
24 46 (8.29%) JIRA
25 45 (8.11%) Degree
25 45 (8.11%) Migration
25 45 (8.11%) Security Testing
26 44 (7.93%) SQL

Test Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 32 (5.77%) SharePoint
2 5 (0.90%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (0.90%) Confluence
2 5 (0.90%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (0.54%) CMS
3 3 (0.54%) LiveLink
4 2 (0.36%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (0.36%) Node.js
5 1 (0.18%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.18%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.18%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.18%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 13 (2.34%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.90%) MS Visio
2 5 (0.90%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (0.90%) MS Office
3 3 (0.54%) MS Project
4 2 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (0.72%) JDE OneWorld
2 3 (0.54%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.36%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (0.36%) Summit
4 1 (0.18%) SAP Retail
4 1 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.18%) SAP SRM
4 1 (0.18%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.18%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.18%) Temenos T24
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle iProcurement
4 1 (0.18%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle HRMS
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.18%) PeopleSoft Financials
4 1 (0.18%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.44%) SaaS
2 3 (0.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.18%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.18%) PaaS
4 1 (0.18%) Heroku
4 1 (0.18%) GitHub
4 1 (0.18%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (2.52%) Internet
2 9 (1.62%) 3G
2 9 (1.62%) GGSN
2 9 (1.62%) SGSN
2 9 (1.62%) Broadband
2 9 (1.62%) LTE
3 6 (1.08%) MVNO
3 6 (1.08%) SMS
4 4 (0.72%) NFC
5 2 (0.36%) Network Security
6 1 (0.18%) DVB
6 1 (0.18%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (4.86%) SQL Server
2 6 (1.08%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (1.08%) SQL Server 2000
2 6 (1.08%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (0.90%) Oracle Database
4 4 (0.72%) Big Data
5 3 (0.54%) MongoDB
6 2 (0.36%) NoSQL
6 2 (0.36%) Redis
6 2 (0.36%) Data Mining
6 2 (0.36%) Hadoop
6 2 (0.36%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (0.36%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (0.18%) MySQL
7 1 (0.18%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 94 (16.94%) Selenium
2 53 (9.55%) QuickTest Pro
3 46 (8.29%) JIRA
4 31 (5.59%) LoadRunner
5 27 (4.86%) Visual Studio
5 27 (4.86%) Team Foundation Server
6 17 (3.06%) WebDriver
7 13 (2.34%) Cucumber
8 9 (1.62%) Jenkins
8 9 (1.62%) JMeter
9 7 (1.26%) Bugzilla
10 6 (1.08%) WinRunner
11 5 (0.90%) TestDirector
12 4 (0.72%) PVCS
12 4 (0.72%) Toad
12 4 (0.72%) Hudson
12 4 (0.72%) FitNesse
12 4 (0.72%) TeamCity
12 4 (0.72%) NeoLoad
13 3 (0.54%) eggPlant
General
1 188 (33.87%) Finance
2 108 (19.46%) Banking
3 56 (10.09%) Retail
4 48 (8.65%) Telecoms
5 36 (6.49%) Investment Banking
6 17 (3.06%) Local Government
7 14 (2.52%) Games
7 14 (2.52%) Back Office
8 13 (2.34%) Front Office
9 12 (2.16%) Publishing
10 9 (1.62%) Multimedia
11 7 (1.26%) Financial Institution
12 6 (1.08%) Corporate Banking
13 3 (0.54%) International Banking
13 3 (0.54%) Law
13 3 (0.54%) Billing
13 3 (0.54%) Retail Banking
14 2 (0.36%) Marketing
15 1 (0.18%) Manufacturing
15 1 (0.18%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (5.77%) .NET
2 22 (3.96%) ASP.NET
2 22 (3.96%) HTML
3 18 (3.24%) CSS
4 17 (3.06%) .NET Framework
4 17 (3.06%) WCF
4 17 (3.06%) LINQ
4 17 (3.06%) jQuery
4 17 (3.06%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 17 (3.06%) CSS3
5 16 (2.88%) RESTful
6 9 (1.62%) Web Services
7 7 (1.26%) Middleware
8 4 (0.72%) SOAP
8 4 (0.72%) Django
8 4 (0.72%) HTML5
9 3 (0.54%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (0.36%) Gherkin
10 2 (0.36%) Apache Flex
11 1 (0.18%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 23 (4.14%) Open Source
2 15 (2.70%) Computer Science
3 14 (2.52%) Management Information System
4 13 (2.34%) Derivative
5 10 (1.80%) Fixed Income
5 10 (1.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 9 (1.62%) Statistics
6 9 (1.62%) Smart Meter
7 7 (1.26%) Equities
8 5 (0.90%) Online Games
8 5 (0.90%) Digital Media
8 5 (0.90%) Mobile App
8 5 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (0.90%) Mobile Payment
9 4 (0.72%) Mobile Banking
9 4 (0.72%) iPad
9 4 (0.72%) iPhone
9 4 (0.72%) Video on Demand
9 4 (0.72%) EMV
9 4 (0.72%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 18 (3.24%) UNIX
2 15 (2.70%) Linux
3 7 (1.26%) Windows
4 3 (0.54%) Android
4 3 (0.54%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.36%) Solaris
6 1 (0.18%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 207 (37.30%) Test Management
2 179 (32.25%) User Acceptance Testing
3 166 (29.91%) Stakeholder Management
4 146 (26.31%) Software Testing
5 118 (21.26%) Test Strategy
6 63 (11.35%) Scrum
7 60 (10.81%) Project Management
7 60 (10.81%) Test Automation
8 55 (9.91%) PRINCE2
9 54 (9.73%) Performance Testing
10 50 (9.01%) Test Scripting
11 49 (8.83%) TDD
12 46 (8.29%) Risk Management
13 45 (8.11%) Migration
13 45 (8.11%) Security Testing
14 43 (7.75%) Agile Software Development
14 43 (7.75%) Data Migration
15 42 (7.57%) Automation Testing
16 38 (6.85%) ITIL
17 32 (5.77%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 44 (7.93%) SQL
2 32 (5.77%) Java
3 30 (5.41%) C#
4 20 (3.60%) Python
5 8 (1.44%) JavaScript
6 7 (1.26%) Perl
6 7 (1.26%) C++
7 5 (0.90%) Shell Script
8 4 (0.72%) VBA
9 3 (0.54%) VB
9 3 (0.54%) PHP
10 2 (0.36%) VC++
10 2 (0.36%) Ruby
10 2 (0.36%) Korn
10 2 (0.36%) Scala
11 1 (0.18%) C
11 1 (0.18%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.18%) PowerHouse
11 1 (0.18%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.18%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 131 (23.60%) ISEB
2 101 (18.20%) ISTQB
3 68 (12.25%) Security Cleared
4 45 (8.11%) Degree
5 29 (5.23%) SC Cleared
6 21 (3.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 9 (1.62%) CCNP
7 9 (1.62%) CCNA
7 9 (1.62%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (1.44%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 4 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (0.54%) CISSP
10 3 (0.54%) ISEB Practitioner
11 2 (0.36%) PMI Certification
11 2 (0.36%) HND
12 1 (0.18%) HP ASE
12 1 (0.18%) CISA
12 1 (0.18%) CISM
12 1 (0.18%) CEH
12 1 (0.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 200 (36.04%) QA
2 4 (0.72%) SLA
3 2 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.36%) Solvency II
3 2 (0.36%) COBIT
4 1 (0.18%) FATCA
4 1 (0.18%) AIFMD
4 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.18%) JSP 440
4 1 (0.18%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (0.54%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.18%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 57 (10.27%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 59 (10.63%) HP
2 23 (4.14%) Microsoft
3 20 (3.60%) Oracle
4 17 (3.06%) Capita
5 11 (1.98%) SAP
6 9 (1.62%) Salesforce.com
7 7 (1.26%) Cognos
8 6 (1.08%) IBM
9 4 (0.72%) Charles River
9 4 (0.72%) Software AG
10 3 (0.54%) Cognizant
10 3 (0.54%) Calypso
10 3 (0.54%) Adobe
10 3 (0.54%) Apple
11 2 (0.36%) Remedy
11 2 (0.36%) Sony
11 2 (0.36%) TOWER Software
11 2 (0.36%) hybris
11 2 (0.36%) Vermilion
11 2 (0.36%) Green Hat
City of London
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £350 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Vertical IT
Salary: £50000 - £72000 per annum + Travel + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
Connectus
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Big Picture Staffing
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + generous benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £66000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 7 days ago
City, London
Certeco
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Sogeti
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Salary: £55 - £60 per annum + + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago