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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Manager
Rank 404 382 389
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 247 238 279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.54% 0.54% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.58% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 167 176 215
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 £45,000 £45,000 £41,350
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £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
42908 41018 46961
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.40% 93.55% 94.55%
Number of salaries quoted 35852 34457 40696
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 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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 +10 54 £67,500 +8.00% 12
Paddington - 4 - -
Canary Wharf - 3 £53,000 -
Uxbridge - 2 £42,500 -
Docklands, London - 2 £55,750 -
Croydon -12 1 £41,500 -8.79%
Edgware - 1 £60,000 -
Hayes - 1 - -
Test Manager
England

Test Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

1 202 (37.69%) Test Management
2 193 (36.01%) QA
3 183 (34.14%) Finance
4 172 (32.09%) User Acceptance Testing
5 155 (28.92%) Stakeholder Management
6 144 (26.87%) Agile Software Development
7 138 (25.75%) Software Testing
8 127 (23.69%) ISEB
9 118 (22.01%) Test Strategy
10 108 (20.15%) Banking
11 97 (18.10%) ISTQB
12 90 (16.79%) Selenium
13 68 (12.69%) Security Cleared
14 62 (11.57%) Scrum
15 61 (11.38%) HP
16 57 (10.63%) Test Automation
16 57 (10.63%) Project Management
17 55 (10.26%) HP Quality Center
18 54 (10.07%) Performance Testing
19 52 (9.70%) PRINCE2
19 52 (9.70%) Risk Management
20 51 (9.51%) Test Scripting
20 51 (9.51%) Line Management
21 50 (9.33%) Retail
22 49 (9.14%) QuickTest Pro
23 47 (8.77%) Telecoms
24 45 (8.40%) Migration
25 44 (8.21%) Security Testing
26 42 (7.84%) Data Migration
26 42 (7.84%) TDD

Test Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 30 (5.60%) SharePoint
2 5 (0.93%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (0.93%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (0.75%) Confluence
4 2 (0.37%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (0.37%) Lync
4 2 (0.37%) Node.js
4 2 (0.37%) CMS
5 1 (0.19%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.19%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.19%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.19%) LiveLink
5 1 (0.19%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 12 (2.24%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.93%) MS Visio
2 5 (0.93%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (0.75%) MS Project
3 4 (0.75%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (1.12%) JDE OneWorld
2 3 (0.56%) Oracle ERP
2 3 (0.56%) Summit
3 2 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.37%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.19%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.19%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.19%) PeopleSoft Financials
4 1 (0.19%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.19%) SAP Retail
4 1 (0.19%) SAP SRM
4 1 (0.19%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.19%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.19%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.49%) SaaS
2 3 (0.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.19%) Heroku
4 1 (0.19%) PaaS
4 1 (0.19%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.19%) GitHub
4 1 (0.19%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (2.61%) Internet
2 9 (1.68%) 3G
2 9 (1.68%) Broadband
2 9 (1.68%) GGSN
2 9 (1.68%) SGSN
2 9 (1.68%) LTE
3 8 (1.49%) MVNO
4 6 (1.12%) SMS
5 4 (0.75%) NFC
6 2 (0.37%) Network Security
7 1 (0.19%) SCCP
7 1 (0.19%) DVB
7 1 (0.19%) SS7
7 1 (0.19%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (4.48%) SQL Server
2 5 (0.93%) SQL Server 2000
2 5 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (0.93%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (0.93%) Big Data
3 3 (0.56%) MongoDB
3 3 (0.56%) Hadoop
4 2 (0.37%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (0.37%) Redis
4 2 (0.37%) Amazon Redshift
4 2 (0.37%) NoSQL
4 2 (0.37%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.19%) MySQL
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.19%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 90 (16.79%) Selenium
2 49 (9.14%) QuickTest Pro
3 42 (7.84%) JIRA
4 25 (4.66%) LoadRunner
4 25 (4.66%) Team Foundation Server
5 23 (4.29%) Visual Studio
6 17 (3.17%) WebDriver
7 16 (2.99%) Cucumber
8 12 (2.24%) JMeter
9 11 (2.05%) Jenkins
10 7 (1.31%) Bugzilla
11 5 (0.93%) TestDirector
11 5 (0.93%) TeamCity
11 5 (0.93%) FitNesse
11 5 (0.93%) Hudson
12 4 (0.75%) JUnit
13 3 (0.56%) Rational Robot
13 3 (0.56%) NUnit
13 3 (0.56%) WebLOAD
13 3 (0.56%) MSTest
General
1 183 (34.14%) Finance
2 108 (20.15%) Banking
3 50 (9.33%) Retail
4 47 (8.77%) Telecoms
5 37 (6.90%) Investment Banking
6 19 (3.54%) Local Government
7 13 (2.43%) Front Office
7 13 (2.43%) Back Office
8 10 (1.87%) Publishing
8 10 (1.87%) Games
9 9 (1.68%) Multimedia
10 7 (1.31%) Corporate Banking
11 6 (1.12%) Financial Institution
12 5 (0.93%) Retail Banking
13 3 (0.56%) Billing
13 3 (0.56%) International Banking
13 3 (0.56%) Marketing
14 2 (0.37%) Law
14 2 (0.37%) Manufacturing
14 2 (0.37%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (5.04%) .NET
2 20 (3.73%) ASP.NET
2 20 (3.73%) HTML
3 16 (2.99%) CSS
4 15 (2.80%) .NET Framework
4 15 (2.80%) WCF
4 15 (2.80%) LINQ
4 15 (2.80%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 15 (2.80%) CSS3
4 15 (2.80%) jQuery
5 14 (2.61%) RESTful
6 9 (1.68%) Web Services
7 7 (1.31%) Middleware
8 4 (0.75%) HTML5
8 4 (0.75%) Django
9 3 (0.56%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (0.37%) Gherkin
10 2 (0.37%) Apache Flex
11 1 (0.19%) XML
11 1 (0.19%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 26 (4.85%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (4.66%) Open Source
3 16 (2.99%) Derivative
4 15 (2.80%) Computer Science
5 13 (2.43%) Fixed Income
6 11 (2.05%) Management Information System
7 10 (1.87%) Statistics
7 10 (1.87%) Equities
7 10 (1.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 9 (1.68%) Smart Meter
9 5 (0.93%) Mobile Banking
10 4 (0.75%) Mobile App
10 4 (0.75%) Mobile Payment
10 4 (0.75%) Video on Demand
10 4 (0.75%) Digital Media
10 4 (0.75%) Online Games
10 4 (0.75%) IPTV
10 4 (0.75%) Equity Derivative
10 4 (0.75%) EMV
10 4 (0.75%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 19 (3.54%) UNIX
2 16 (2.99%) Linux
3 12 (2.24%) Windows
4 3 (0.56%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.37%) Solaris
6 1 (0.19%) Android
6 1 (0.19%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.19%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 202 (37.69%) Test Management
2 172 (32.09%) User Acceptance Testing
3 155 (28.92%) Stakeholder Management
4 144 (26.87%) Agile Software Development
5 138 (25.75%) Software Testing
6 118 (22.01%) Test Strategy
7 62 (11.57%) Scrum
8 57 (10.63%) Test Automation
8 57 (10.63%) Project Management
9 54 (10.07%) Performance Testing
10 52 (9.70%) PRINCE2
10 52 (9.70%) Risk Management
11 51 (9.51%) Test Scripting
11 51 (9.51%) Line Management
12 45 (8.40%) Migration
13 44 (8.21%) Security Testing
14 42 (7.84%) Data Migration
14 42 (7.84%) TDD
15 39 (7.28%) Automation Testing
16 37 (6.90%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 42 (7.84%) SQL
2 31 (5.78%) Java
3 26 (4.85%) C#
4 18 (3.36%) Python
5 7 (1.31%) Perl
6 6 (1.12%) JavaScript
6 6 (1.12%) Shell Script
7 4 (0.75%) Ruby
7 4 (0.75%) C++
8 3 (0.56%) PHP
8 3 (0.56%) VBA
8 3 (0.56%) VB
8 3 (0.56%) Korn
9 2 (0.37%) Scala
9 2 (0.37%) VC++
10 1 (0.19%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.19%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.19%) C
10 1 (0.19%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 127 (23.69%) ISEB
2 97 (18.10%) ISTQB
3 68 (12.69%) Security Cleared
4 42 (7.84%) Degree
5 27 (5.04%) SC Cleared
6 21 (3.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 9 (1.68%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (1.68%) CCNP
7 9 (1.68%) CCNA
8 7 (1.31%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 4 (0.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (0.56%) CISSP
10 3 (0.56%) DV Cleared
11 2 (0.37%) ISEB Practitioner
12 1 (0.19%) CISA
12 1 (0.19%) CISM
12 1 (0.19%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.19%) PMP
12 1 (0.19%) PMI Certification
12 1 (0.19%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 193 (36.01%) QA
2 4 (0.75%) JSP 440
2 4 (0.75%) SLA
3 2 (0.37%) Solvency II
3 2 (0.37%) COBIT
3 2 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.19%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.19%) AIFMD
4 1 (0.19%) FATCA
System Software
1 7 (1.31%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.19%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 55 (10.26%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 61 (11.38%) HP
2 25 (4.66%) Microsoft
3 19 (3.54%) Capita
4 16 (2.99%) Oracle
5 11 (2.05%) Salesforce.com
6 7 (1.31%) SAP
7 5 (0.93%) IBM
8 4 (0.75%) Calypso
8 4 (0.75%) Software AG
8 4 (0.75%) Charles River
9 3 (0.56%) Apple
9 3 (0.56%) Adobe
9 3 (0.56%) Murex
10 2 (0.37%) Vermilion
10 2 (0.37%) Green Hat
10 2 (0.37%) TOWER Software
10 2 (0.37%) Remedy
10 2 (0.37%) Sony
11 1 (0.19%) Cognizant
11 1 (0.19%) Hitachi
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £115,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Capita IT Professional Services
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum excellent package and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 7 days ago
City, London
Sogeti
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, benefits, car allowance
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Arnold Ash Ltd
Posted: 10 days ago
West London
Outsourcery Hosting Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £75000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
The People Network
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Flexible benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £66000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 27 days ago