The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the London region that had Test Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Manager
Rank 485 459 419
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -40
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 124 191 255
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.35% 0.44% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.46% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 84 132 198
Median salary £65,500 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.76% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £93,500 £84,850 £85,750
UK excluding London median salary £54,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +5.00%
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
33757 41577 43198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.89% 96.23% 96.22%
Number of salaries quoted 28732 35404 36678
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

Test Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region that featured Test Manager in the job title.

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 10 December 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Manager within the London region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +2 7 £60,000 -14.28% 5
Greenford - 3 £57,500 -
Hammersmith +17 1 £75,000 -
West Drayton +1 1 - -
Canary Wharf -5 1 - -
Croydon - 1 £42,500 -
Test Manager
England

Test Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, Test Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region featuring Test Manager in the job title.

1 161 (56.69%) Agile Software Development
2 136 (47.89%) QA
3 125 (44.01%) Finance
4 120 (42.25%) Test Strategy
5 90 (31.69%) Test Management
6 79 (27.82%) Banking
7 58 (20.42%) Selenium
7 58 (20.42%) ISEB
8 55 (19.37%) Stakeholder Management
9 54 (19.01%) Software Testing
10 51 (17.96%) Degree
11 49 (17.25%) User Acceptance Testing
12 47 (16.55%) Java
12 47 (16.55%) ISTQB
13 43 (15.14%) Waterfall
14 42 (14.79%) SQL
15 39 (13.73%) Coaching
15 39 (13.73%) SDLC
16 36 (12.68%) Investment Banking
16 36 (12.68%) Scrum
17 35 (12.32%) Test Scripting
18 33 (11.62%) Cucumber
19 32 (11.27%) Automated Testing
20 31 (10.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
20 31 (10.92%) Test Planning
21 29 (10.21%) Microsoft
22 28 (9.86%) .NET
22 28 (9.86%) Project Management
23 27 (9.51%) SAP
23 27 (9.51%) System Integration Testing

Test Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 15 (5.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 15 (5.28%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.41%) Tomcat
3 3 (1.06%) Apache Solr
3 3 (1.06%) Confluence
3 3 (1.06%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.35%) WebLogic
Applications
1 23 (8.10%) MS Excel
2 18 (6.34%) MS PowerPoint
3 16 (5.63%) MS Office
4 5 (1.76%) MS Project
5 4 (1.41%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (1.06%) Open Workbench
7 2 (0.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.70%) thinkFolio
2 1 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.46%) SaaS
2 1 (0.35%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.17%) Firewall
2 2 (0.70%) Internet
3 1 (0.35%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (4.23%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (2.82%) SQL Server
3 7 (2.46%) Big Data
4 4 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (1.06%) MySQL
6 2 (0.70%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.35%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 58 (20.42%) Selenium
2 33 (11.62%) Cucumber
3 18 (6.34%) Jenkins
3 18 (6.34%) LoadRunner
4 14 (4.93%) HP UFT
5 12 (4.23%) JIRA
5 12 (4.23%) Team Foundation Server
5 12 (4.23%) WebDriver
6 10 (3.52%) SoapUI
7 9 (3.17%) SpecFlow
8 8 (2.82%) Visual Studio
9 7 (2.46%) JMeter
9 7 (2.46%) Maven
10 5 (1.76%) FitNesse
10 5 (1.76%) Git (software)
10 5 (1.76%) SilkTest
11 4 (1.41%) JUnit
11 4 (1.41%) Rational Functional Tester
11 4 (1.41%) Robot Framework
11 4 (1.41%) WATIR
General
1 125 (44.01%) Finance
2 79 (27.82%) Banking
3 36 (12.68%) Investment Banking
4 13 (4.58%) Retail
5 9 (3.17%) Back Office
5 9 (3.17%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.76%) Front Office
6 5 (1.76%) Games
6 5 (1.76%) Law
6 5 (1.76%) Retail Banking
7 4 (1.41%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.70%) Advertising
8 2 (0.70%) German Language
8 2 (0.70%) Legal
9 1 (0.35%) Billing
9 1 (0.35%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.35%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (9.86%) .NET
2 21 (7.39%) HTML
3 20 (7.04%) Gherkin
4 18 (6.34%) Web Services
4 18 (6.34%) XML
5 17 (5.99%) SOAP
6 15 (5.28%) XBRL
7 7 (2.46%) ASP.NET
8 5 (1.76%) RESTful
8 5 (1.76%) Spring
9 4 (1.41%) .NET Framework
9 4 (1.41%) Ajax
9 4 (1.41%) Apache CXF
9 4 (1.41%) ASP.NET 2.0
9 4 (1.41%) Node.js
10 3 (1.06%) AngularJS
10 3 (1.06%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (1.06%) Drools
10 3 (1.06%) HTML5
10 3 (1.06%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 25 (8.80%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (5.28%) Mathematics
3 14 (4.93%) Management Information System
4 13 (4.58%) Derivative
5 12 (4.23%) Reinsurance
6 11 (3.87%) Fixed Income
7 9 (3.17%) Data Centre
8 7 (2.46%) Computer Science
9 6 (2.11%) Mobile App
10 5 (1.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 5 (1.76%) OTC Derivatives
11 4 (1.41%) Equities
11 4 (1.41%) Market Risk
11 4 (1.41%) Performance Metrics
12 3 (1.06%) Credit Risk
12 3 (1.06%) Data Integration
12 3 (1.06%) Embedded Systems
12 3 (1.06%) Fintech
12 3 (1.06%) User Experience
13 2 (0.70%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 21 (7.39%) Unix
2 17 (5.99%) Linux
3 1 (0.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 161 (56.69%) Agile Software Development
2 120 (42.25%) Test Strategy
3 90 (31.69%) Test Management
4 55 (19.37%) Stakeholder Management
5 54 (19.01%) Software Testing
6 49 (17.25%) User Acceptance Testing
7 43 (15.14%) Waterfall
8 39 (13.73%) Coaching
8 39 (13.73%) SDLC
9 36 (12.68%) Scrum
10 35 (12.32%) Test Scripting
11 32 (11.27%) Automated Testing
12 31 (10.92%) Test Planning
13 28 (9.86%) Project Management
14 27 (9.51%) Continuous Improvement
14 27 (9.51%) System Integration Testing
15 26 (9.15%) Automation Testing
15 26 (9.15%) Continuous Integration
15 26 (9.15%) Defect Management
15 26 (9.15%) Operational Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 47 (16.55%) Java
2 42 (14.79%) SQL
3 19 (6.69%) C
4 15 (5.28%) VB.NET
5 11 (3.87%) C#
6 7 (2.46%) Shell Script
7 6 (2.11%) JavaScript
7 6 (2.11%) PL/SQL
7 6 (2.11%) PowerShell
8 5 (1.76%) Python
8 5 (1.76%) Ruby
9 4 (1.41%) T-SQL
10 3 (1.06%) Bash Shell
10 3 (1.06%) C++
11 1 (0.35%) Erlang
11 1 (0.35%) Perl
11 1 (0.35%) PHP
11 1 (0.35%) Scala
Qualifications
1 58 (20.42%) ISEB
2 51 (17.96%) Degree
3 47 (16.55%) ISTQB
4 31 (10.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 25 (8.80%) Security Cleared
6 21 (7.39%) SC Cleared
7 20 (7.04%) ISEB Practitioner
8 19 (6.69%) DV Cleared
9 14 (4.93%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 9 (3.17%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (1.06%) CCNA
11 3 (1.06%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (1.06%) HND
11 3 (1.06%) Network+ Certification
12 2 (0.70%) MBCS
12 2 (0.70%) PMP
13 1 (0.35%) ACCA
13 1 (0.35%) CSQA
13 1 (0.35%) PMI Certification
13 1 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 136 (47.89%) QA
2 19 (6.69%) SLA
3 3 (1.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (1.06%) SDET
4 2 (0.70%) MiFID
5 1 (0.35%) SEPA
System Software
1 3 (1.06%) Docker
Systems Management
1 18 (6.34%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.35%) BladeLogic
2 1 (0.35%) Control-M
Vendors
1 29 (10.21%) Microsoft
2 27 (9.51%) SAP
3 22 (7.75%) HP
4 17 (5.99%) Oracle
5 14 (4.93%) Murex
6 3 (1.06%) Citrix
6 3 (1.06%) Cognizant
6 3 (1.06%) hybris
7 2 (0.70%) Atlassian
7 2 (0.70%) Charles River
7 2 (0.70%) Hitachi
8 1 (0.35%) New Relic
8 1 (0.35%) OpenText
8 1 (0.35%) Remedy
8 1 (0.35%) Siebel
8 1 (0.35%) Sybase
8 1 (0.35%) TOWER Software
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Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: From £31,424 to £42,570 per annum
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Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum inc Bonus + Benefits
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