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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Manager
Rank 427 403 344
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -59
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Manager 231 284 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.52% 0.57% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 0.61% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 192 225 227
Average salary £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £45,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £90,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,350 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year
+0.70% +3.09%
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
41712 46782 41955
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.33% 93.66% 93.67%
Number of salaries quoted 35364 39322 35269
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +0.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £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 30 June 2015.

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 30 June 2015. 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 +38 60 £59,000 -15.71% 13
Docklands, London +7 3 £80,000 +28.00%
Feltham - 3 £39,000 -
Chiswick - 2 £65,000 -
Ealing -22 1 £55,000 +37.50%
Harrow - 1 - -
Hounslow - 1 £72,500 -
Test Manager
England

Test Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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.

1 172 (37.15%) Finance
2 155 (33.48%) Test Management
3 144 (31.10%) Test Strategy
4 143 (30.89%) QA
5 138 (29.81%) Agile Software Development
6 135 (29.16%) User Acceptance Testing
7 129 (27.86%) Stakeholder Management
8 106 (22.89%) Banking
9 92 (19.87%) ISEB
10 86 (18.57%) Software Testing
11 77 (16.63%) ISTQB
12 71 (15.33%) Selenium
13 64 (13.82%) PRINCE2
14 61 (13.17%) Java
15 48 (10.37%) LoadRunner
16 46 (9.94%) Project Management
16 46 (9.94%) Retail
17 45 (9.72%) Test Automation
18 44 (9.50%) Waterfall
19 42 (9.07%) E-Commerce
19 42 (9.07%) SDLC
20 41 (8.86%) Performance Testing
20 41 (8.86%) Investment Banking
21 38 (8.21%) BDD
21 38 (8.21%) Scrum
22 37 (7.99%) Degree
22 37 (7.99%) Line Management
23 36 (7.78%) Continuous Integration
24 34 (7.34%) Security Cleared
24 34 (7.34%) HP

Test Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 11 (2.38%) WebSphere
2 10 (2.16%) WebSphere Application Server
2 10 (2.16%) WebSphere Portal
3 9 (1.94%) SharePoint
3 9 (1.94%) ArcGIS
4 5 (1.08%) WebLogic
4 5 (1.08%) Tomcat
5 3 (0.65%) Confluence
6 2 (0.43%) nginx
6 2 (0.43%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.22%) IIS
7 1 (0.22%) JBoss
7 1 (0.22%) CMS
7 1 (0.22%) SugarCRM
7 1 (0.22%) Drupal
Applications
1 8 (1.73%) MS Office
2 4 (0.86%) MS Project
3 3 (0.65%) MS Excel
3 3 (0.65%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (1.73%) Summit
2 4 (0.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.86%) BusinessWorks
3 2 (0.43%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.22%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.22%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.22%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.43%) Sage Pay
2 1 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.51%) Internet
2 3 (0.65%) RTP
3 2 (0.43%) Firewall
3 2 (0.43%) Wireless
3 2 (0.43%) ATM
3 2 (0.43%) LAN
3 2 (0.43%) WAN
3 2 (0.43%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.43%) Network Security
3 2 (0.43%) Wireless Security
4 1 (0.22%) Multicast
4 1 (0.22%) Diameter Protocol
4 1 (0.22%) VPN
4 1 (0.22%) IPv4
4 1 (0.22%) IPv6
4 1 (0.22%) FTP
4 1 (0.22%) 3GPP
4 1 (0.22%) SIGTRAN
4 1 (0.22%) DVB
4 1 (0.22%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (2.16%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (1.30%) SQL Server
3 5 (1.08%) MongoDB
4 4 (0.86%) MySQL
5 3 (0.65%) MS Access
5 3 (0.65%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (0.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (0.43%) Big Data
7 1 (0.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 71 (15.33%) Selenium
2 48 (10.37%) LoadRunner
3 26 (5.62%) JMeter
3 26 (5.62%) Cucumber
4 25 (5.40%) Jenkins
4 25 (5.40%) JIRA
5 22 (4.75%) HP UFT
6 18 (3.89%) Team Foundation Server
7 16 (3.46%) WebDriver
8 15 (3.24%) SpecFlow
9 14 (3.02%) Visual Studio
10 11 (2.38%) Rational Performance Tester
10 11 (2.38%) MSTest
11 10 (2.16%) SoapUI
12 7 (1.51%) JUnit
13 4 (0.86%) FitNesse
13 4 (0.86%) Maven
13 4 (0.86%) Git (software)
14 3 (0.65%) Visual Studio Team System
14 3 (0.65%) TeamCity
General
1 172 (37.15%) Finance
2 106 (22.89%) Banking
3 46 (9.94%) Retail
4 41 (8.86%) Investment Banking
5 11 (2.38%) Telecoms
6 9 (1.94%) Local Government
7 7 (1.51%) General Ledger
8 6 (1.30%) Financial Institution
8 6 (1.30%) Front Office
9 4 (0.86%) Law
9 4 (0.86%) Advertising
9 4 (0.86%) Publishing
9 4 (0.86%) Retail Banking
10 3 (0.65%) Marketing
10 3 (0.65%) Legal
10 3 (0.65%) Back Office
11 2 (0.43%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.22%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.22%) Games
12 1 (0.22%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (5.18%) SOAP
2 23 (4.97%) Web Services
3 18 (3.89%) REST
4 15 (3.24%) .NET
5 12 (2.59%) HTML
6 8 (1.73%) Middleware
7 7 (1.51%) FIX Protocol
8 6 (1.30%) HTML5
9 5 (1.08%) JSP
10 4 (0.86%) Apache Flex
10 4 (0.86%) JMX
10 4 (0.86%) RESTful
10 4 (0.86%) JMS
11 3 (0.65%) Gherkin
11 3 (0.65%) Spring
11 3 (0.65%) XML
12 2 (0.43%) .NET Framework
12 2 (0.43%) Hibernate
12 2 (0.43%) Drools
13 1 (0.22%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 16 (3.46%) Management Information System
2 14 (3.02%) Derivative
3 13 (2.81%) Fixed Income
3 13 (2.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 10 (2.16%) Mobile App
4 10 (2.16%) Computer Science
5 9 (1.94%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (1.94%) Equities
6 7 (1.51%) Data Conversion
7 6 (1.30%) SWIFT
7 6 (1.30%) Statistics
8 5 (1.08%) Client/Server
9 4 (0.86%) Online Banking
9 4 (0.86%) DTCC
9 4 (0.86%) Digital Media
9 4 (0.86%) Blog
10 3 (0.65%) Equity Derivative
10 3 (0.65%) Data Centre
11 2 (0.43%) Analytical Skills
11 2 (0.43%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 18 (3.89%) Windows
2 12 (2.59%) Linux
3 11 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (1.51%) UNIX
5 4 (0.86%) Android
5 4 (0.86%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.22%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.22%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.22%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.22%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (33.48%) Test Management
2 144 (31.10%) Test Strategy
3 138 (29.81%) Agile Software Development
4 135 (29.16%) User Acceptance Testing
5 129 (27.86%) Stakeholder Management
6 86 (18.57%) Software Testing
7 64 (13.82%) PRINCE2
8 46 (9.94%) Project Management
9 45 (9.72%) Test Automation
10 44 (9.50%) Waterfall
11 42 (9.07%) SDLC
11 42 (9.07%) E-Commerce
12 41 (8.86%) Performance Testing
13 38 (8.21%) Scrum
13 38 (8.21%) BDD
14 37 (7.99%) Line Management
15 36 (7.78%) Continuous Integration
16 34 (7.34%) ITIL
17 33 (7.13%) TDD
18 30 (6.48%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 61 (13.17%) Java
2 24 (5.18%) C#
3 19 (4.10%) SQL
4 17 (3.67%) C
5 11 (2.38%) JavaScript
6 7 (1.51%) PHP
6 7 (1.51%) Ruby
7 4 (0.86%) Python
8 3 (0.65%) Bash Shell
9 2 (0.43%) Groovy
9 2 (0.43%) Scala
9 2 (0.43%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.22%) Perl
10 1 (0.22%) C++
10 1 (0.22%) C-shell
10 1 (0.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 92 (19.87%) ISEB
2 77 (16.63%) ISTQB
3 37 (7.99%) Degree
4 34 (7.34%) Security Cleared
5 20 (4.32%) SC Cleared
6 14 (3.02%) ISEB Practitioner
7 10 (2.16%) DV Cleared
7 10 (2.16%) PMP
7 10 (2.16%) PMI Certification
7 10 (2.16%) IBM Certification
8 7 (1.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 4 (0.86%) CISSP
9 4 (0.86%) CISA
9 4 (0.86%) CISM
9 4 (0.86%) CEH
10 2 (0.43%) GPEN
10 2 (0.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.22%) CIMA
11 1 (0.22%) ACCA
11 1 (0.22%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 143 (30.89%) QA
2 8 (1.73%) MiFID
2 8 (1.73%) Basel III
2 8 (1.73%) EMIR
2 8 (1.73%) Dodd-Frank
3 2 (0.43%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.43%) SLA
3 2 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.43%) ISO 8583
3 2 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.22%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 11 (2.38%) Active Directory
2 10 (2.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.22%) XenApp
3 1 (0.22%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 25 (5.40%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (1.08%) Nagios
2 5 (1.08%) Puppet
3 4 (0.86%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (0.86%) Capistrano
4 1 (0.22%) OpenNMS
4 1 (0.22%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 34 (7.34%) HP
2 33 (7.13%) Oracle
2 33 (7.13%) Microsoft
3 29 (6.26%) IBM
4 17 (3.67%) SAP
5 11 (2.38%) VMware
6 9 (1.94%) Fujitsu
6 9 (1.94%) WorldPay
6 9 (1.94%) ESRI
7 8 (1.73%) Capita
8 7 (1.51%) Green Hat
8 7 (1.51%) TIBCO
9 6 (1.30%) Murex
10 5 (1.08%) Calypso
11 3 (0.65%) Cognos
11 3 (0.65%) ATG
12 2 (0.43%) Amdocs
12 2 (0.43%) Wincor Nixdorf
12 2 (0.43%) AppDynamics
12 2 (0.43%) Elavon
London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum £70-90,000 + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 44 minutes ago
City, London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
South West London
First Point
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Nakama
Salary: From £90,000 to £100,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £63000 per annum + enhanced pension
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £43000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Annual Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
East London
GDIT
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
First Point
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
First Point
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ Public Sector
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 20 days ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 26 days ago