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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Manager
Rank 371 369 329
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -40
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 260 293 355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.59% 0.65% 0.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% 0.69% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 205 205 299
Average salary £63,000 £65,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.07% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £100,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
41569 42658 45211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.86% 93.95% 94.44%
Number of salaries quoted 35452 35096 39095
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 £75,000 £79,000
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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +47 87 £61,500 -18.00% 14
Wimbledon - 3 £57,500 -
Docklands, London - 2 £102,500 - 1
Canary Wharf - 2 £55,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £57,500 -
Uxbridge - 2 £55,000 -
Hounslow - 1 - -
Test Manager
England

Test Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 214 (42.21%) Test Management
2 188 (37.08%) Finance
3 159 (31.36%) Test Strategy
4 152 (29.98%) Stakeholder Management
5 149 (29.39%) ISEB
6 143 (28.21%) User Acceptance Testing
7 142 (28.01%) QA
8 127 (25.05%) Agile Software Development
9 123 (24.26%) Software Testing
10 103 (20.32%) ISTQB
11 98 (19.33%) Banking
12 71 (14.00%) HP
13 65 (12.82%) Selenium
14 62 (12.23%) Project Management
15 60 (11.83%) Retail
16 59 (11.64%) HP Quality Center
17 57 (11.24%) JIRA
18 54 (10.65%) PRINCE2
19 53 (10.45%) Test Scripting
20 49 (9.66%) Test Automation
20 49 (9.66%) Telecoms
21 48 (9.47%) Scrum
21 48 (9.47%) Risk Management
22 46 (9.07%) Java
23 43 (8.48%) Line Management
23 43 (8.48%) Performance Testing
24 41 (8.09%) Investment Banking
25 39 (7.69%) Security Cleared
26 36 (7.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
27 34 (6.71%) Integration Testing

Test Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 15 (2.96%) SharePoint
2 4 (0.79%) Lync
3 3 (0.59%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (0.39%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (0.39%) Confluence
4 2 (0.39%) WebLogic
4 2 (0.39%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.20%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.20%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 8 (1.58%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.99%) MS Project
2 5 (0.99%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (0.79%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.59%) MS Office
5 2 (0.39%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (1.78%) Dynamics CRM
1 9 (1.78%) Summit
2 3 (0.59%) JDE OneWorld
3 2 (0.39%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.20%) SAP Retail
4 1 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.20%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.20%) PeopleSoft Financials
4 1 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.20%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.59%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.20%) SaaS
3 1 (0.20%) PaaS
3 1 (0.20%) Heroku
3 1 (0.20%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (0.99%) 3G
1 5 (0.99%) GGSN
1 5 (0.99%) SGSN
1 5 (0.99%) Broadband
1 5 (0.99%) LTE
2 4 (0.79%) MVNO
2 4 (0.79%) Internet
2 4 (0.79%) NFC
3 3 (0.59%) Network Security
4 2 (0.39%) HTTP
5 1 (0.20%) DVB
5 1 (0.20%) SS7
5 1 (0.20%) SCCP
5 1 (0.20%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (0.79%) SQL Server
2 3 (0.59%) Big Data
3 2 (0.39%) MySQL
4 1 (0.20%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.20%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 65 (12.82%) Selenium
2 57 (11.24%) JIRA
3 24 (4.73%) QuickTest Pro
4 23 (4.54%) LoadRunner
4 23 (4.54%) Jenkins
5 21 (4.14%) Team Foundation Server
6 20 (3.94%) JMeter
7 18 (3.55%) WebDriver
8 16 (3.16%) Cucumber
9 10 (1.97%) JUnit
10 8 (1.58%) Bugzilla
10 8 (1.58%) SoapUI
11 7 (1.38%) TeamCity
11 7 (1.38%) Hudson
11 7 (1.38%) NUnit
11 7 (1.38%) Visual Studio
11 7 (1.38%) FitNesse
12 6 (1.18%) Rational Robot
12 6 (1.18%) Appium
13 5 (0.99%) LoadUI
General
1 188 (37.08%) Finance
2 98 (19.33%) Banking
3 60 (11.83%) Retail
4 49 (9.66%) Telecoms
5 41 (8.09%) Investment Banking
6 20 (3.94%) Local Government
7 15 (2.96%) Financial Institution
8 14 (2.76%) Publishing
9 12 (2.37%) Aerospace
10 7 (1.38%) Manufacturing
11 6 (1.18%) Marketing
12 5 (0.99%) Multimedia
13 4 (0.79%) Billing
13 4 (0.79%) Advertising
13 4 (0.79%) Back Office
13 4 (0.79%) German Language
13 4 (0.79%) Spanish Language
14 3 (0.59%) Retail Banking
14 3 (0.59%) Games
15 2 (0.39%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (4.54%) Web Services
2 12 (2.37%) RESTful
3 11 (2.17%) .NET
4 5 (0.99%) Middleware
5 4 (0.79%) HTML
5 4 (0.79%) Django
5 4 (0.79%) HTML5
6 2 (0.39%) XMPP
6 2 (0.39%) ASP.NET
6 2 (0.39%) XML
6 2 (0.39%) Flash
7 1 (0.20%) CGI
7 1 (0.20%) SOAP
7 1 (0.20%) LAMP
7 1 (0.20%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.20%) JSON
7 1 (0.20%) FIX Protocol
7 1 (0.20%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (0.20%) D-Bus
7 1 (0.20%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 26 (5.13%) Derivative
1 26 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (3.75%) Open Source
3 16 (3.16%) Mobile App
4 12 (2.37%) Statistics
5 9 (1.78%) Computer Science
5 9 (1.78%) Fixed Income
6 8 (1.58%) Equities
7 7 (1.38%) Client/Server
7 7 (1.38%) Mobile Banking
8 6 (1.18%) User Experience
8 6 (1.18%) E-Learning
8 6 (1.18%) GIS
8 6 (1.18%) Interest Rate Derivative
9 5 (0.99%) Smart Meter
10 4 (0.79%) Video on Demand
10 4 (0.79%) FMCG
10 4 (0.79%) IPTV
10 4 (0.79%) EMV
10 4 (0.79%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 21 (4.14%) Windows
2 18 (3.55%) Linux
3 15 (2.96%) UNIX
4 5 (0.99%) Windows 7
5 4 (0.79%) Android
6 2 (0.39%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.20%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 214 (42.21%) Test Management
2 159 (31.36%) Test Strategy
3 152 (29.98%) Stakeholder Management
4 143 (28.21%) User Acceptance Testing
5 127 (25.05%) Agile Software Development
6 123 (24.26%) Software Testing
7 62 (12.23%) Project Management
8 54 (10.65%) PRINCE2
9 53 (10.45%) Test Scripting
10 49 (9.66%) Test Automation
11 48 (9.47%) Scrum
11 48 (9.47%) Risk Management
12 43 (8.48%) Performance Testing
12 43 (8.48%) Line Management
13 34 (6.71%) Integration Testing
14 33 (6.51%) TDD
15 32 (6.31%) ITIL
15 32 (6.31%) People Management
16 29 (5.72%) Use Case
16 29 (5.72%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 46 (9.07%) Java
2 32 (6.31%) SQL
3 22 (4.34%) C#
4 9 (1.78%) Python
5 8 (1.58%) Ruby
6 7 (1.38%) C
7 6 (1.18%) Shell Script
8 5 (0.99%) Korn
8 5 (0.99%) PHP
9 3 (0.59%) Perl
10 2 (0.39%) VB
11 1 (0.20%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.20%) Groovy
11 1 (0.20%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.20%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.20%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 149 (29.39%) ISEB
2 103 (20.32%) ISTQB
3 39 (7.69%) Security Cleared
4 36 (7.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 24 (4.73%) Degree
6 23 (4.54%) SC Cleared
7 16 (3.16%) ISEB Practitioner
8 9 (1.78%) DV Cleared
9 5 (0.99%) CISSP
9 5 (0.99%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (0.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 5 (0.99%) CCNP
9 5 (0.99%) CCNA
10 3 (0.59%) CEH
10 3 (0.59%) CISA
10 3 (0.59%) CISM
10 3 (0.59%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 2 (0.39%) PMP
11 2 (0.39%) PMI Certification
12 1 (0.20%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 142 (28.01%) QA
2 8 (1.58%) Basel III
2 8 (1.58%) EMIR
2 8 (1.58%) Dodd-Frank
2 8 (1.58%) MiFID
3 5 (0.99%) JSP 440
4 3 (0.59%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.59%) SLA
4 3 (0.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.39%) COBIT
6 1 (0.20%) FATCA
6 1 (0.20%) AIFMD
System Software
1 9 (1.78%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.20%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 59 (11.64%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.20%) BMC Performance Manager
Vendors
1 71 (14.00%) HP
2 27 (5.33%) Oracle
3 20 (3.94%) Capita
4 17 (3.35%) Microsoft
5 15 (2.96%) Murex
6 13 (2.56%) SAP
6 13 (2.56%) Salesforce.com
7 9 (1.78%) IBM
8 8 (1.58%) Calypso
9 4 (0.79%) ATG
10 3 (0.59%) Remedy
10 3 (0.59%) hybris
10 3 (0.59%) Apple
11 2 (0.39%) Charles River
11 2 (0.39%) Adobe
12 1 (0.20%) PeopleSoft
12 1 (0.20%) VMware
12 1 (0.20%) Citrix
12 1 (0.20%) BMC
12 1 (0.20%) Cognizant
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Mason Frank
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £49000 - £63000 per annum + enhanced pension
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + EXCELLENT PACKAGE
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, benefits, car allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £53000 per annum + Competitive Bonus
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, benefits, car allowance
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Holidays
Posted: 23 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £55000.00 - £66000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 25 days ago